Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Paul Simon Interview

Jamie Cullum interviews the 16-time Grammy Award-winning artist Paul Simon about his incredible career and jazz-influenced album In The Blue Light.

Jamie Cullum presents a programme showcasing his love for all types of music rooted in jazz, from its heritage to its future.

This week, his guest is the 16-time Grammy Award-winning artist Paul Simon, who talks about his incredible career and broad musical influences.

They also discuss his jazz-influenced album In The Blue Light, and his collaborations with the likes of Wynton Marsalis, Bryce Dessner of The National, and Philip Glass.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Harry Connick, Jr.

    Blue Light, Red Light (Someone's There)

    • Blue Light, Red Light.
    • Sony/Columbia.
  • Charlie Parker

    A Night In Tunisia

    • Decca Records.
  • Madeleine Peyroux

    On My Own

    • Anthem.
    • UMG.
  • Paul Simon

    Some Folks' Lives Roll Easy

    • In The Blue Light.
    • Legacy.
  • Paul Simon

    Can't Run But

    • In The Blue Light.
    • Legacy.
  • Paul Simon

    Pigs, Sheep and Wolves

    • In The Blue Light.
    • Legacy.
  • Paul Simon

    One Man's Ceiling is Another Man's Floor

    • In The Blue Light.
    • Legacy.
  • Booker Ervin

    Mojo

    • That's It!.
    • Candid Records.
  • Anthony Joseph

    On The Move

    • People of the Sun.
    • Heavenly Sweetness.
    • 01.

Broadcast

BBC Music Jazz

BBC Music Jazz

Catch-up with the best in Jazz from across the BBC.