"Singer-songwriter Tracy takes his cues from abundant influences: Rock ’n’ roll, blues, ’70s hard rock, country, Southern rock, even grunge are bundled together, fed into his personal psyche, reorganized with his perception, message and experience to be delivered with his own unique sound and scope. All this goes into the depth and poetic passion delivered."
"Thank God we have people like Michael Tracy that give a damn and keep it real....Michael grows on you and you just can't help but get lost in his music"
"Rock n' Roll in every sense of the word....this album (Gonna Smile) is smoking. Pure and simple"
"Michael Tracy promises music that you can grab hold of. Tracy seeks to gather influences as a touchstone for music that's not necessarily Americana, just very American."
"Michael Tracy is a country fried rocker with a southern soul, and a songwriting machine with phenomenal talent"
"Tracy can be compared to the likes of some of the best musician/songwriters in American history such as Tom Petty & Bruce Springsteen
"Michael Tracy is a git'r done sort of guy who takes hold of an idea, a plan, a band, then hangs on 'til he's done what he came to do."
"These guys put on a great show that will fill your ears with some of the best rock n' roll you've ever heard"
"Michael Tracy...putting on a great show is nothing new to him. Tracy has been spreading his bluesy style of rock with hints of country and southern rock all around the state of North Carolina... he isn't slowing down anytime soon"