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Alive After Five: Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas

Wednesday, July 23

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Obituaries have piled up around Detroit, with its vacant cathedrals of industry and neighborhoods that look like they've been carpet bombed. But there's still life in Motor City and, listening to Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, it's punchy, jazzy and full-throated. Hers is no swan song; rather a smoky, soul-infused scream that's as elegantly gritty as the hard-bitten city whence it comes.