.

Paul Simon Streams EDM Inspired New Album 'Stranger to Stranger'

05/27/2016
.
Paul Simon

(Radio.com) Driven by his signature tribal rhythms, intricate yet simple melodies and percussive treatments, and embellished with ideas drawn from EDM, Paul Simon has presented another collection of poetically charged stories in song. His new album Stranger to Stranger is his first since 2011's So Beautiful or So What.

Simon said the album is "about getting you to actually hear something in a new way ' about making music that sounds old and new at the same time - music with a sense of mystery." Stranger to Stranger is currently available for streaming on NPR's First Listen.

Simon branched out musically during sessions for the album by working with Italian EDM artist Clap! Clap!, who he says is an artist that "makes music sound new and old at the same time" and utilizes the unique tonal approaches pioneered by composer Harry Partch. Read more here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

Paul Simon Music, DVDs, Books and more

Paul Simon T-shirts and Posters

More Paul Simon News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Paul Simon Gets Do Over With New Album 'In The Blue Light'

Paul Simon Reveals Final U.S. Tour Dates of Farewell Tour

Paul Simon Announces Farewell Tour

Paul Simon Announces His 'Farewell Performance'

Billy Joel Joined By Paul Simon And Miley Cyrus During Concert

Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Lead Hurricane Relief Benefit

Coldplay's Chris Martin Covers Paul Simon's 'Graceland'

Paul Simon Announces Summer Tour


advertisement




Day In Rock Reports


Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2019 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.