Jessica Lea Mayfield

(Photo: CPR / Alisha Sweeney)
Jessica Lea Mayfield's new album "Make My Head Sing..." finds the singer-songwriter taking a more hard-nosed rock approach than her previous two albums, with explosive guitar riffs and unshakable melodies. It's Mayfield's breakout record, and she's been making the tour rounds since, including a recent stop at Denver's Hi-Dive.

Mayfield and her band paid us a visit before her Denver show to perform a few tracks off "Make My Head Sing..." in our CPR Performance Studio. Keefer Fulgham talked with her about touring with her musical parents at age eight which led to being kicked out of a Cracker Barrel, working with the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach, and the new direction of her third record.

Stream the session above!