“One of the more intriguing releases in quite some time…seamlessly stitches together dozens of different influences into a cohesive quilt of modern pop…not a bum track out of ten!”
— Pop That Goes Crunch!
“”Cruel Thing,” “Through With Love” and “What’s the New Girl Wonder” should be at the top of any music lover’s hit parade, especially if they’ve ever fantasized about a merger of the Left Banke and the Impressions with the late David Ackles producing.” —High Bias
”’There Will Be Violins’ is one of those great album openers that’s about the album itself…It’s a statement of intent, and the intent is: this is not just another boring band with guitars.” —Working For The Clampdown
“Musically, this is head-shaking astonishing, alternately recalling The Smiths, Divine Comedy, the Bad Seeds and even early Elton John, a sort of grandiose collision of English folk and chamber music, with jazz and country flourishes.” —Flaunt