Date: Aug 26th, 2010 · Tags: Jazz Artist Review

Vocalist Beverly Lewis does not worry about the particulars of proper jazz vocals on All Shades of Blue, because she is also a blues singer, and the two vocal styles often have different agendas.

All Shades of Blue should bring Lewis some much deserved attention: her forceful singing and robust delivery have genuine soul; her band is tight; and her repertoire solid.