Paul Simon’s ‘Surprise’ with Tim Heidecker
A couple new podcast episodes today and a snippet we want you to hear!
Paul Simon’s ‘Surprise’ with Tim Heidecker on Late Era. In this new episode, the guys are joined by special guest Tim Heidecker, who helps them go deep on Paul Simon’s ‘Surprise,’ a 2006 collaboration with Brian Eno that paired Simon’s classic folk-pop songwriting with slick electronica, adding breakbeats and synthesizers to musings about spirituality, aging, and the afterlife. They also discuss Tim’s new album Fear of Death, and the ways that Simon has influenced his own songwriting. Subscribe to Late Era.
Important Discussion of Race on Comes A Time. This week, it’s just Mike and Oteil, talking about the activists and change makers who have fought against racism throughout history, and what’s needed to change the racism that exists deep within our system. Oteil talks about his family history and his own experiences with racism, explains the “one drop” rule, and why we all need to educate ourselves in order to understand the issues and ultimately, effect change. Subscribe to Comes A Time.
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