Sounds of Silence font here refers to the font used on the cover artwork of Sounds of Silence, which is the second album by Simon & Garfunkel, released in 1966 via Columbia Records.
The font used on the cover is probably Cooper Black Italic designed by Oswald Bruce Cooper in 1920s. The font is a commercial one and you can purchase and download it here.
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