Jazz vocalist John Boutté feels he can no longer afford to live in his hometown of New Orleans. He’s not alone.
Jazz critic Nate Chinen and Jazz Night In America‘s Christian McBride discuss a few of this year’s hotly anticipated albums, including new work by Miguel Zenón and Kevin Eubanks.
The singer and guitarist joined host Marian McPartland in the spring of 2003.
There’s an Elliott Smith-ian sensibility to the duo’s original song, played here live at the Bowery Ballroom just before Mehldau and Thile went into the studio.