Guest Picks: Nellie McKay

Singer-songwriter Nellie McKay was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about the soundtrack to "Downtown Express." She starred in the movie, along with Philippe Quint. Find out documentaries Nellie's been watching recently!

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

        Documentaries: An Apology to Elephants, Every F--king Day of My Life, Gasland II, The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia.

What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

        Mountain Dew


What’s your favorite comfort food?

        French Fries