“Jon Wayne and the Pain have really put themselves in a league of their own with there second release Follow Through.”
"A lot of bands throw the word mature around to describe it latest effort, rarely is it case. But it is what comes to mind when listening to Follow Through, there is a lot more depth here and passion like demonstrated... It is kind of amazing how far the band has come in such a short time."
“I cant tell you how refreshing it is to hear an album that doesn't follow the typical mapped out structure for an album in this scene. Jons lyrics alone stand on a new level that is something that can elevate this scene to new levels.”
“The three-piece weave a generous balance of reggae, acoustic blues and a little bit of everything else into a tantalizing mix... vocalist and guitarist Jon Wayne delivers each song with great passion and feeling... This album comes with The Pier's official stamp of guaranteed satisfaction.”
“If your looking for an album that blends Sublime, Long Beach Dub Allstars, and Slightly Stoopid rolled into one then look no further.”
“...Jon Wayne has taken "living in the moment" as part of his personal lifestyle. Because when he is present, he is fully participating in life, with a lot to offer his audiences...”
“...A band that has been growing in national popularity lately has been Minneapolis’ own Jon Wayne and the Pain, with an aggressive touring schedule and some of the best reggae grooves in the Midwest...”
“...The syncopations of Jon Wayne and the Pain are designed not only to propel you onto the dance floor, but to do so with a positive message about the struggles of life...”