Bill Hader on the Music That Made Him


Though he is understandably fatigued from the long days—Hader not only stars in “Barry,” but also serves as a writer, director, and executive producer for the show—the moment we begin to discuss music, he gets animated. Opening his phone’s music app, Hader scrolls through an eclectic collection of artists he’s considering to soundtrack “Barry”—jazz great Jimmy Smith, reggae star Marcia Griffiths, psychedelic funk band Khruangbin, and more. “I’m always on a quest to find everything,” he says. “It’s not a completist thing, it’s just that I get excited by it, and I want to learn as much as I can.”

(read at Pitchfork)

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