Guest Picks: Mike Stoller

Legendary songwriter and producer Mike Stoller was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about his long career, writing and producing hits like "Hound Dog," "Stand By Me," and "Is That All There Is?" He also told us what he's listening to these days!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

        Wadjda –film
        A Night with Janis Joplin

 

What are you listening to right now?

        Brazilian jazz and pop

 

What’s the last great book you read?

        I can’t remember

 

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

        The Lakers (basketball)

 

What’s your favorite comfort food?

        Sushi