TALK SHOW WITH HARPER SIMON | EPISODE 40

Mark Mothersbaugh Talks Devo, David Bowie & SNL on Harper Simon's TALK SHOW

Mark Mothersbaugh recounts the beginnings of Devo, finding a sound through some of the band's early influences, working with Brian Eno and hanging out with David Bowie, in this uncensored interview. From early shows at punk clubs, to performing on Saturday Night Live to eventually composing for film and television, we explore the lasting impact of Mark Mothersbaugh's art, in this episode of Harper Simon's TALK SHOW.


Guest Bio

Mark Mothersbaugh is an American musician, composer, singer and painter. He is a co-founder of the new wave band Devo and has been its lead singer since 1972. His other musical projects include work for television series, films and video games.


Mark Mothersbaugh recounts the beginnings of Devo, finding a sound through some of the band’s early influences, working with Brian Eno and hanging out with David Bowie, in this uncensored interview. From early shows at punk clubs, to performing on Saturday Night Live to eventually composing for film and television, we explore the lasting impact of Mark Mothersbaugh’s art, in this episode of Harper Simon’s TALK SHOW.