"A songwriter of startling originality" MOJO

"Wonderful work on National Steel" ROLLING STONE

"A totally unique twist on roots music” BLUES ACCESS

"Dark, beautiful, desperate, and soulful." THE STRANGER

"Detailed, offbeat imagery that recalls Dylan's best" BLUES REVUE

"Keening, propulsive National and Martin guitar playing" SING OUT

"A devious storm of gothic Americana and gritty country blues." GOOD TIMES

"A must for modern blues fans who like their songs with a bit of an edge" BLUES MATTERS

"Country blues that marry Nick Cave, Robert Johnson, Woody Guthrie and Tom Waits" MELODY MAKER