billy tipton

Billy Tipton – “Don’t Blame Me”

September 04, 2014

Billy Tipton was a jazz/swing pianist, bandleader, and booking agent. His life was also sensationalized after his death, once the public learned that he had been assigned female at birth. But the story that matters most can be found in a cascade of piano notes — transporting us to that place where the glasses clink intimately and the mood is always copasetic. Listen.