Susan Marshall’s “Little Red” in 09 Best Lists
Best of 2009: Top 10 Memphis records are melody of old and new – GoMemphis.com
8. Susan Marshall, Little Red, (Madjack Records)
Given the natural ease with which she sings, it’s easy to take local diva Marshall for granted. Despite her sterling backing work — in service of Cat Power, the Afghan Whigs, and Lucinda Williams — Marshall has built a equally impressive solo catalog, with the long-in-the-making Little Red showcasing her versatility and vocal gifts as a blues mama, soul soother and tear-inducing balladeer.
Best of Memphis Music: Dickinson’s influence loomed large in 2009 – GoMemphis.com
7. A consummate sidewoman who has sung with Lenny Kravitz, Norah Jones, Cat Power and countless others, Memphis diva Susan Marshall enjoyed her most satisfying solo effort to date with Little Red, an evocative, richly produced update of classic soul.