Hope's musical career began in 1986 with her friend Sylvia Gomez in the folk band Going Home.
Hope and David Roback formed Mazzy Star in the late '80s and released 3 albums in the '90s with a fourth being released in 2013.
- She Hangs Brightly (1990)
- So Tonight That I Might See (1993)
- Among My Swan (1996)
- Seasons Of Your Day (2013) (iTunes / Amazon)
- I'm Less Here (2014)
- Isn't It True (2016)
In addition to Mazzy Star and The Warm Inventions, Hope has collaborated with a variety of artists including The Jesus & Mary Chain, The Chemical Brothers, Death In Vegas, Bert Jansch, Richard X, Air, Vetiver, and Le Volume Courbe. Hope sings on "Paradise Circus" from Massive Attack's album Heligoland.