She sings about romance and optimism in English and Portuguese.
Assad creates a moodier, but equally enthralling, complement to 2005's excellent Verde.
Assad's guitar technique and arrangements are impeccable, her singing sweet and alluring, her experimental flourishes tasteful and never intrusive -- all of which comes largely at the sacrifice of passion.
Love Is a Battleworld in 'Secret Wars: Secret Love #1'
The Faces: 1970-1975: You Can Make Me Dance, Sing, or Anything
William Parker: For Those Who Are, Still
Riverside: Love, Fear and the Time Machine
Cacophonies and Heavenly Choruses: A Cure for the Classical Blues
Iron Maiden: The Book of Souls
Noah Gundersen: Carry the Ghost
Can Magic Cure Madness?
""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney