Monday, April 14, 2008

(Am I Just) Fooling Myself

NPR Song of the Day (April 11, 2008): "Eli 'Paperboy' Reed Channels Soul's Giants" by Marc Silver
Just who does Eli "Paperboy" Reed think he is? The reincarnation of the wicked Wilson Pickett? A skillful James Brown imitator? Winner of the Austin Chronicle's award for "best Otis Redding impersonation by a 23-year-old Jewish boy from Massachusetts"?

  • Song: "(Am I Just) Fooling Myself"
  • Artist: Eli "Paperboy" Reed
  • CD: Roll with You
  • Genre: Soul

Hear the track at the story page.