Paula Cole gives Kyle Meredith a call to discuss Revolution, her latest set of new material. They dive into the album’s ties back to ’99’s Amen with its poignant themes and musical nods to Marvin Gaye — including the album’s lone cover of “Mercy Mercy Me”. Cole also talks about giving students tools and inspiration as a teacher at Berklee College of Music, and how her biggest hits keep finding fans in new generations (see: HAIM).
Grab tickets to see Paul Cole on tour in the coming weeks.
Kyle Meredith With… is an interview series in which WFPK’s Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of musicians. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, Meredith digs deep into the artist’s work to find out how the music is made and where their journey is going, from legendary artists like Robert Plant, Paul McCartney, U2 and Bryan Ferry, to the newer class of The National, St. Vincent, Arctic Monkeys, Haim, and Father John Misty.