LOST IN THE NOISE

May 22 — THE WEREWOLF, Paul Simon (2016)

imageOnce again, I was captivated by a great interview with a musician through most of an hour-long run. NPR’s Bob Boilen’s 40-minute discussion with Paul Simon this morning centered around one subject: “Werewolf,” the lead-off track to Simon’s forthcoming album. It was fascinating, as Simon discussed everything from his songwriting process (melody and rhythm first, lyrics last) to word choice, to instrument selections, to how his 74-year-old voice is aging.

 

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