The Upshot of Heartbreak
by Tom Lanham
The multi-platinum-selling, nine-time Grammy-winning, undisputed Queen of Musical Collaborations Norah Jones would like to make one thing perfectly clear before she descends into any murky discussion of her decidedly dark-textured new breakup album, Little Broken Hearts (co-penned and produced by her latest studio chum, Brian Burton, AKA Danger Mouse). She is not now, nor ever has been, some hip bohemian scenester, arriving at every last opening in her native New York on the arm of Current Celebrity X, Y or Z. In fact, she sighs, soaring to stardom’s dizziest heights has had quite the opposite effect on her,...