Richard Shindell Host Lisa Simeone talks with folk singer Richard Shindell. Shindell's roots in New Jersey, Long Island, and Baltimore all show up in his songs, but so does the time he spent at Union Theological Seminary in Manhattan. Themes of sin and grace color his songs. Shindell toured recently with folk legend Joan Baez, whom he credits with social as well as musical inspiration. His latest is album is 'Somewhere Near Paterson".