There is a multi-page interview with Paul in the July issue of the US magazine called, SPIN.
“I’ve considered retiring after almost every record I’ve made lately. This one is different.”
“Nostalgia has become a whole industry in itself at the moment, and I don’t like it. You can never recapture what has gone.”
“I thought The Style Council were amazing. We had some great singles; in fact, alongside The Smiths, we were one of the great singles bands of the era.”
“I can’t sit here and say I was born cool, because that just sounds wanky. But, I guess it’s just the way I am.”
“I always like my clothes, even before I could properly afford them. Clothes are how I choose to express myself. I never dress for woman. I only ever dress for me.”