Classically rooted, but insatiably adventurous, a Laura Scarborough show waves at Alicia Keys, Sarah Vaughn, and Portishead's Beth Gibbons as it passes into a low-lit musical landscape entirely her own. On the heels of last year's Chapter One: Desire, her new release, The Project Live, is this local keyboard hypnotist's expedition into sonic terra incognita. Recorded in the intimate downstairs bar of the Empanada Parlour, the Project includes Laura (vocals, Fender Rhodes keyboard, and synth), Spencer Gibb (guitar & pedalsoundcraft), John Siebenthaler (acoustic bass), and Brannen Temple (cocktail kit & percussion). written by Chris Gray (9/27/01, Austin Chronicle) The Project Live is a 66 minute sound journey. Sultry, colorful, warm, and alive. As always, Laura's CD packaging is fine and unique. 'Oceanic' artwork by Jennifer Ayers and actual sea shells and sequins inside the jewel case. A beautiful, moody CD to kick back to...