- Nominated for Best of The Beat Awards 2016
Featured on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in 2018
Featured Performer at French Quarter Festival in 2017/18/19
Featured on MTV's Ridiculousness Show August 26, 2018
Featured Performer on America's Got Talent July 23, 2019
New Orleans Film Festival Cinematography Winner, Nobody May Come, November 14, 2020
...is fun and fearless, crazy and weird, offset, off kilter, off key....wait scratch that last part. Sassyfras Style is get down so you can get up kind of music!
-Offbeat Magazine (Brett Milano)
"Valerie has captured the eye of a youthful audience. Her trademarked sassiness and the pure joy, quirkiness, energy, and courage she exudes on stage has her playing venues more noted for punk, hip hop, and indie crowds."
-Anti-Gravity Magazine (Kevin Barrios)
"Valerie Sassyfras embodies the perfect blend of musical ability and eccentricity. She has decades of studying and performing music under her belt and has delved into just about every genre while mastering the art of the one woman show."
-Where Y'at (Kimmie Tubre)