"Her new track “Invisible Man” is a refreshing drink on a hot day. There’s an aggressiveness, an edge to Violet’s voice that takes center stage, balancing the sweet piano and subtle horn section. In a year full of negative headlines and desperate news stories, “Invisible Man” is a sunny diversion from the darkness."

-Audiofemme

"The meditative and soulful collection of folksy pop with a full band goes down silky smooth and the lead single, "Lady," has already started making waves thanks to her highly-produced music video, which features a woman breaking free of a cult."

-KCET Artbound

"Los Angeles-based singer/songstress Cassandra Violet is officially my favorite emerging artist of 2016. Her five-song collection could be described as an elegantly sassy and charmingly brassy brand of ethereal folk pop."

-Philthy Mag

"Fantastically original music."

-The Vinyl District

"The video for L.A. songwriter Cassandra Violet's new song, “Lady,” offers a modern fable about a woman’s place in the world"

-Buzzbands.LA

Cassandra Violet's "Lady" video is "a must-watch commentary on women's rights"

-Hello Giggles (video premiere)

"Violet pulls you in with an enchanting voice that takes you on a journey..."

-Grimy Goods (song premiere)

"Cassandra has an infectious personality on stage."

-Grimy Goods (show review)

"Reminiscent of The Civil Wars if they were produced by Kimbra, Cassandra Violet is certainly one to watch."

-The Deli LA

"Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone."

-Buzzbands.LA

Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone. Recorded - See more at: http://www.buzzbands.la/2014/02/07/ears-wide-open-cassandra-violet/#sthash.8OrMluYZ.dpuf
Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone. Recorded - See more at: http://www.buzzbands.la/2014/02/07/ears-wide-open-cassandra-violet/#sthash.8OrMluYZ.dpuf
Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone. - See more at: http://www.buzzbands.la/2014/02/07/ears-wide-open-cassandra-violet/#sthash.8OrMluYZ.dpuf
Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone. - See more at: http://www.buzzbands.la/2014/02/07/ears-wide-open-cassandra-violet/#sthash.8OrMluYZ.dpuf
Following the carefree, honest attitude and poignancy of Regina Spektor, Violet picks up the energy for a buoyant calypso backbone. - See more at: http://www.buzzbands.la/2014/02/07/ears-wide-open-cassandra-violet/#sthash.8OrMluYZ.dpuf

"...her voice is unusually arresting; plaintive and powerful yet understated."

-Jeff Weiss, LA Weekly

"A modern mash-up between Joni Mitchell with a little bit of Nanci Griffith..."

-Have You Met Heather