Sunday, February 20 2011
The pazz/jop contralto’s latest—live and studio tracks mixed together with too little distinction.
Tuesday, December 16 2008
More than ever, the best jazz is coming from small labels, and more than ever the best draws a decent slice from the dynamics of rock and pop music without itself being a commercial venture.
Wednesday, July 16 2008
What does it say about our time and place that our two boldest -- maybe best -- jazz singers, Patricia Barber and Cassandra Wilson, are returning to singing standards again?
Thursday, June 12 2008
On her exciting new release, Loverly, Cassandra Wilson further solidifies her status as not only the most brilliant jazz singer of her generation, but one of the New South’s most provocative voices.
Friday, April 14 2006
The alt-jazz diva gets T Boned.