"the latest stop in a genre-defying musical journey"
Orange County Register
"When she does rock and roll she doesn't f#$%k around!
"A forthright voice that is fitting to her direct and sincere lyrics"
Music Connection Magazine
"at once a nutty but weirdly affectionate new kind of intimacy....that coyly but effectively (especially in its roots rock folk sound) invites the listener in...."
"if you doubt a guitarist can be an ace drummer—after all, it's a completely different set of muscles and chops—listen to her here...you'll see why top talents like Ford sat her behind the kit..."
Folk & Acoustic Music Exchange
"The album is filled with gems rivaling the work of any great songwriter. Michelle’s vocals demonstrate a wonderful range with an earthy sensuality. This is the kind of music that only a handful of people do. Without hesitation anyone reading this should go out and buy this CD right now."
Random Lengths News
"...Elements of country, folk, rock,(from British Invasion to Muscle Shoals soul), and (on “sticky Fingers”) an odd mix of Queen, hip hop, organ jazz, and metal somehow meld into an organic whole that’s at once comfortable and compelling. Far from a sophomore jinx, this
Vintage Guitar Magazine
"a fully-realized effort that focuses on Mangione’s stunning blend of blues, soul, pop and alt country...an album crafted from the heart that should bring plenty of well-deserved attention to Mangione and her music-anchored songcraft."
Music Worth Buying.com