The team that bought you the last podcast bring you this one.
DFB’s shaky theory that Bob Dylan has retired from writing his own material to recording rum old Sinatra covers LPs is given a right kicking. But we do settle on the last great American songwriter standing. Your clue is….it’s Paul Simon. No. It is. Stop suggesting your pet obscure faves, it is.
So we celebrate Paul in his many different guises, list those compilation albums in full and consider the ‘also rans’ like Tom Waits, John Grant and some bloke from Spoon. The forgotten Paul n Artie reunion single, the ‘Annie Nightingale wishes it was forgotten’ faux pas and Randy Newman’s contribution to the greatest film trilogy.
It’s not scientific it’s just blokes talking