jessica hernandez Archive

Jessica Hernandez: Evoking Emotions in Two Languages

Detroit-based vocalist Jessica Hernandez and her band the Deltas earned their first big break when chosen to appear as a musical guest on a November 2014 episode of Late Show with David Letterman, just months before the show ended production. With musical muscle and assured swagger that recalls early Pretenders, the group’s performance of “Sorry

Best Asheville Concerts of 2015

I’m always amazed and grateful that despite being a comparatively small market, Asheville draws high-end touring talent. 2015 was no exception. Among a long list of local shows, these are my Top 5 for this year: Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas – The Grey Eagle, March 12 Hernandez got her big break when she wowed

Album Review: Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas – Secret Evil

It’s easy – too easy, in fact – to note that on Secret Evil, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas sound a good bit like Amy Winehouse. Yes, there are similarities in both vocal style and instrumentation. But the comparison underestimates the strength and originality of Hernandez and her music. The Detroit-based vocalist paid some serious