Vocalist Pamela Rose wowed Bay Area audiences with her Rhythm and Blues vocal performances. Now, with her small jazz combo, she recorded two stellar CD’s and successfully toured Northern Europe.
Pamela Rose is an outstanding songwriter and jazz and blues vocalist. Her rich vocals, electrifying stage presence and warm relationship with her audience have made her a local favorite.
Nominated twice for a Bay Area Music Award (Barnmie), she has long been recognized for her ability to reach audiences and pull them out of their seats. Spending the early part of her career as a blues bandleader, Pamela then became a featured vocalist with the well-known Motown revue Zasu Pitts Memorial Orchestra.
“Her extraordinary vocals and compelling stage presence set the night on fire… sultry and soulful, gutsy and emotional.” Pacifica Tnibune
“She sings with a confident soul drenched mellowness…downright sassy, with attitude to spare.” Jazz Now Magazine
“Pamela Rose is a woman who combines the powerful voice of a Janis Joplin with the stage dynamics of a Tina Turner.” Ben Fong-Torres, San Francisco Chronicle
“Rose remains an impressive singer with lots of sexy, soulful swing.”Phil Elwood, SF Examiner