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Brad Mehldau’s New Album, Tour Dates

Have you heard that pianist Brad Mehldau is no longer with Warner Bros., his label of nine years, and that he’s signed to Nonesuch? Yep. He’s on a new label, but it’s the same old Brad: His first Nonesuch release features a mix of standards and Nick Drake and Radiohead covers. (Don’t get the wrong idea. We like the same old Brad.)

The album, Live in Tokyo, will be out Sept. 14 and was recorded during a recent spate of solo performances in Japan. Along with the Radiohead and Drake covers, Mehldau goes it alone on Cole Porter’s “From This Moment On” and Thelonious Monk’s “Monk’s Dream,” among other classics. Here’s the full track list:

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