The 56-year-old electoral Californian is a rogue - and an extremely attractive one at that. Because critics and fans always call her a lyrical dumpling and musical softie, she now consciously lives out these two extremes.
Peter Banks, Tony Levin, Billy Sherwood, Rick Wakeman - Oscar Fuentes Bills and Sepand Samzadeh have brought in some notable reinforcements for their second album. "In Extremis" is a concept album that deals with nothing less than death. But it doesn't sound so gloomy.