Eric Reed celebrates the release of his highly anticipated new album, Everybody Gets the Blues with a soulful quartet featuring Corcoran Holt and McClenty Hunter. One of the most important and popular jazz pianists of his generation, Reed first rose to fame with the Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and has worked with artists as varied as Jessye Norman, Quincy Jones, and Patti Labelle. His perpetually swinging and sophisticated style has made Reed an important ambassador of the music. All About Jazz says , "Eric Reed has fully established himself in the forefront of jazz pianists. Additionally, he has proven to be a gifted composer whose vision is as acute as it is compassionate."