Five covers jazz musicians would rather not play, thank you very much

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(If I hear “Misty” one more time, man, I’m gonna lose my shit.) CREDIT: Patrick Pilz

When pianist Erroll Garner penned this 1954 jazz standard, he probably had no idea how many vocalists — amateur and pro — would glom onto it as their personal anthem through the ages, like bees to honey… or flies to shit.

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