Cassie Berman Bio
Cassie Berman is born Cassie Marrett. She is an American musician. She was a member of the indie rock band Silver Jews, which was fronted by her husband David Berman.
She contributed vocals and occasionally bass to the albums Bright Flight, Tanglewood Numbers, and Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea. She also played bass and sang backup during live concerts. Berman appeared in the film Silver Jew, which chronicled the band’s tour of the Middle East. In addition, Berman also played bass on the Papa M album Hole of Burning Alms.
i’m devastated to learn about david berman’s death before learning about the album he released last month. i’m crushed to lose him. i hope cassie berman’s surrounded by loving friends. depression fucking sucks. pic.twitter.com/S47UUpHVvT
— xo alice (@tenmillionboys) August 8, 2019
Cassie Berman Music Career
Cassie Berman was part of an indie rock band Silver Jews, which was fronted by her husband David Berman. She contributed vocals and occasionally bass to the albums Bright Flight, Tanglewood Numbers, and Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea. She also played bass and sang backup during live concerts.
In addition, she played bass on the Papa M album Hole of Burning Alms. Cassie Berman appeared in the film Silver Jew, which chronicled the band’s tour of the Middle East.
Berman lived in Chicago, Illinois at the time of his death. He was separated from his wife Cassie Berman. At the time of his death, the two still owned a house together in Nashville, Tennessee. Berman describes their separation as a slow process with “no inciting incident.
After the death of his friend Dave Cloud in 2015, Berman changed his middle name from Craig to Cloud in his honor.
Come to Julia Martin Gallery tonight. I’ll be performing around 7:30 following Cassie Berman (Silver Jews) to celebrate Josh Elrod’s AWESOME collection of mixed media paintings and drawings. There is a lot going on this weekend, but you should come to this first 😉 pic.twitter.com/HkkHlgeRyD
— Mischa Lively (@mischa_lively) October 6, 2018
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Cassie Berman Husband – David Berman’s Wife
She was previously married to David Berman. David Berman was best known for his work with indie-rock band the Silver Jews. He formed Silver Jews in the late ’80s with Pavement members Stephen Malkmus and Bob Nastanovich. The group went through multiple lineup changes and released six studio albums between the years of 1994 and 2008. Berman remained the only constant member of the band during that time period. After releasing their sixth LP Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea in 2008, Berman dissolved Silver Jews the following year.
In 2019, a decade after Silver Jews disbanded, Berman announced a new project called Purple Mountains. He released a self-titled album under that moniker in July 2019 via his longtime label home, Drag City.
Who is David Berman? His Death & Cause
David Berman, an accomplished poet and musician who led the beloved indie rock band Silver Jews, died Wednesday at age 52.
He was known for his twisting, literate wordplay and his deep, rumbling voice on critically adored albums including his most highly regarded album American Water.
Berman returned to making music last year after an eight-year hiatus and released the glowingly-reviewed LP Purple Mountains in July.
David Berman Death
David Berman died on August 7, 2019. He was 52 years old. His record label, Drag City, announced his death via Twitter: “We couldn’t be sorrier to tell you this. David Berman passed away earlier today. A great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we’ve ever known is gone. Rest easy, David.”