Today on Kyle Meredith With…, Kyle sits down with Mark Oliver Everett, a.k.a. “E” from Eels, to talk about the band’s new album, The Deconstruction, his four-year hiatus between albums, and anniversaries for Broken Toy Shop and Electro-Shock Blues. They also touch upon Everett’s appearances on Netflix’s Love, Jon Hamm’s Eels fandom, and his relationship with Steve Perry.
Kyle Meredith With… is an interview series in which WFPK’s Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of musicians. Each episode, Meredith digs deep into an 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. Check back Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for new episodes. Rate the series now via iTunes.