Jazz trumpeter Brad Goode is a former Chicagoan who now resides in Colorado, where he teaches at the University of Colorado in Boulder. He led the house band at The Green Mill for a dozen years and made numerous appearances at The Jazz Showcase with Joe Henderson, Eddie Harris, Lee Konitz, James Moody, Red Rodney, Ira Sullivan and others. Of his previous Delmark CD, Down Beat said "Goode shows more range of expression than ever on Hypnotic Suggestion (DMK 567)". Nature Boy contains 12 songs including four new Goode compositions. Brad is accompanied by Jeff Jenkins (piano), Johannes Weidenmueller (bass) and Todd Reid (drums).