"I promise you I am not exaggerating when I say that she is every bit the equal
of the Cassandra Wilsons and Diana Kralls of the world. We don’t hear a lot
of female jazz vocalists singing in Ms. Murphy’s register these days, and it brings back the aching allure of chanteuses like Peggy Lee and Julie London with something extra – an emotional letting-go that takes her skills to the limit but never beyond. Pipes like these deserve a national audience. Man."