BEST ROCK RECORD OF 2017: "As Consolation is by far the best rock record released this year." "...more textures and more stylistic leaps than ever before in what has become a back catalog that ranks with guys like Richard Thompson and Elvis Costello."
— New York Music Daily, December 2017
"Ethereal, almost heavenly." "...Narratives taken from the pages of life imagined like celluloid cinescape scenes... A title track that we are almost certain would make both Scott Walker & the dearly departed Bowie weep with joy."
— Impose Magazine, June 2017
"Imagine a blend of Reed’s lacerating lyricism, Bowie’s melodic adventurousness, Sparks’ stratospheric vocals, and Walker’s stylish iconoclasm, and you’re on the right track."
— Culture Sonar, June 2017
"He has been likened to Elvis Costello, Wilco, David Bowie, Burt Bacharach, and Todd Rundgren – which is as much a testament to the diversity of his music, as it is to its sheer caliber."
— Atwood Magazine, May 2017