““..surprising diversity... swings effortlessly from blues, folk-rock, flamenco and jazz, with traditional singing and drumming… a sincerity and integrity which is reflected not only in his lyrics but in his expressive use of guitar...”
Indigenous Links (London, England magazine)
““spirit, heart, and soul comes through him and fills the entire stage or studio.”
Ernie Adams, drummer (Al Di Meola, Dizzy Gillespie)
““able to transcend all cultural stylistic and technical boundaries to communicate a powerful message”
Strandgut (Frankfurt, Germany magazine)
““ …an artist in his own right who deserves to be heard on his own terms. ...musicianship outstanding all around…band is made up of the best players around.”
Peter Buffet – Emmy Award winner & producer of Spirit
““guitar and songwriting skills are incredibly sharp, …remarkable in range, quality and sincerity.. soars with beauty and power.” ”
““World class.. Phenomenal… hard to forget after one listen…. a unique style as both a musician and songwriter …blessed with talent that can’t be learned, and with a gracious and inspiring soul that can’t be tainted by the pitfalls of the music industry.”
Indian Country Today
““Soaring beyond the invisible culture of the corporate music industry.”
““Speaks to the heart of all native people..
Your jam session with Jackson Browne was phenomenal.”
Oneida Nation Arts Program
““All that one would think was lost with the great guitar legends of the early-twentieth century are now alive and touring with Wade Fernandez and his band the Black Wolf Group.
“.. an artistic and spiritual force that has just begun to gather steam.
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
“Regarding youth motivational speaking:
“one of the best speakers of this type. Students will like him, trust him, and listen to him."
David Rand, high school teacher & School District G/T Coordinator for the Menomi
““the motivational comments you provided to the students...encouraged every single student!”
Carol Cardinal, Elementary Teacher of the Year