Night Live debut of the song (and its parent project, We Got It From Here. Her father was fond of Blues Alley, an all-ages jazz supper club in Georgetown frequented by Dizzy Gillespie and Sarah Vaughan. I don't doubt that the research Yglesias cites is valid.
Serving 190 Proof, wikipedia
But it was clear which Americans we were referring. 2 (1990 1992, Intakt More solo piano, a live set after the two days in the studio that produced Vol. He wanted an experienced composer who had never written music for a movie, someone who would come at the task differently. (No vibrato-teases; no meandering warbles passing as melisma.) Her low notes go from husky to full-bodied; her high notes float purely and cleanly. Each color could be a different pitch. She left her 8-month-old son to move from Gainesville, Fla., to Brooklyn, then sent for him when he was. Released shortly before the 2004 election, the song swept through an America hollowed out by departed manufacturing jobs and the middle-class stability that went with them. With great envy, I stared at the crowd flowing in as I munched my breast-and-wing combo.