Paul Simon

Paul Simon on late-career peak with 'Stranger to Stranger' album

Paul Simon on late-career peak with 'Stranger to Stranger' album

First things first: No, Paul Simon is not retiring.

That idea started zooming around the Internet last summer when a profile of the veteran singer, songwriter and 16-time   Grammy Award winner quoted him as saying that show business “doesn’t hold any interest for me” and “I am going to see what happens if I let go.”

The logical conclusion might be that he was hanging up his guitar, but sitting in his hotel suite recently on a short stop in Los Angeles, Simon said it wasn’t what it might have sounded like.

“I’m never going to retire” from making music, he said definitively. “I might slow down...

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