Sad this week to read about the passing of Jessi Zazu, lead singer of Those Darlins, only 28. I was glad friend Meghan introduced me to them back in 2011, when they opened for Black Joe Lewis. We were near the front, and Zazu snarled her songs in our faces. It was awesome.
This first video is how it felt:
This second video captures Zazu’s tuneful side well:
This third video is from her final shows in 2016: