Ferrick has never shied away from showing vulnerability or expressing her struggles but now, she has learned to harness her power, she has sharpened her skills; look out because Melissa Ferrick is back, and if you thought she was good before, take a deep breath because her new track, 'Black Dress' will only leave you wanting more.” - KRS

Kill Rock Stars, 2023

The Boston area is blessed with many fine songwriters and Melissa is one of them. See her if you get the chance.” - Suze Uttal

No Depression Magazine, 2016

When you think 'singer-songwriter,' you think of an artist like Melissa Ferrick. Someone who can pick up an acoustic guitar and wow you with both their lyrical dexterity and instrumental prowess.” - Evan Schlansky

American Songwriter, 2011

Melissa Ferrick's head gleamed as she stood onstage Monday at the Bowery Ballroom. The light hit that shaved pate as if it were a reflector warning the world that this feisty singer-songwriter was zooming into its lane. ” - Ann Powers

The New York Times, 2001


Black Dress

Melissa Ferrick

On August 15th, 2023, Melissa Ferrick released Black Dress, their first single in eight years, via the venerable Kill Rock Stars Records. This release coincides with the 30th anniversary of Ferrick's critically acclaimed major label debut, Massive Blur.

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