"In Emergency, Brake Silence" is not only individual AND entertaining by it’s title, it literally draws in your attention and mashes that certain something into the mix every sincere musician is chasing after...
“Sounds and showmanship in equal quantities. I don't say this very often, but I was struck speechless by what was on display.”
“With his velvety vocal cords, hypnotic melodies and penchant for politics, Ola Onabule is a musical dead-ringer for the great late Marvin Gaye. Ola serves up a tasty 12-dish special - with tunes that are both powerfully emotive and introspective. ”
“His unique selling proposition is a golden voice, ... that is beautifully clear and appealingly textured, almost classical. There are moments when he lets fly with a kind of yodelling ululation, like a more radio-friendly Leon Thomas.”