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Big Daddy Love / Press

“Let It Grow, the sophomore effort by Big Daddy Love, introduces itself from the first track as both a high-energy roots romp and a thoughtful and high-minded collection of songs.”

“From start to finish, To The Mountain is a captivating album that alludes to a dynamic live show. If the musicians dabble in a variety of styles it’s only because, well, they can. And certain elements — a tightly-coiled energy always threatening to explode within each song, a choice group of collaborators, flawless musicianship and Smith’s compelling vocals — provide a palpable thread throughout.”

“From the heart Rooted in Appalachia, the music of Big Daddy Love brings more than what you would expect from a North Carolina band”

“...blends bluegrass and roots rock into an upbeat groove.”

““...unique and personal sound while maintaining traditional acoustic Carolina groundings.” ”

““...15 solid, if not spectacular tracks...certainly good enough to make the skip button a distant memory.” ”

“...boogie-ready beats, memorable melodies and solid stringband interplay between members...”

“...wickedly good five-piece bluegrass and Americana band Big Daddy Love...”

“Their new album, Circle Around the Sun, is a vibrant mix of rural culture and soul, traversing between acoustic numbers to rollicking rock music.”

“This album isn’t for background music; it’s for playing and listening to. Anyone can appreciate the messages of the album track by track; there really isn’t a dull song…”

"With four singers and two songwriters, the band captures the listener with both sugary harmonies and gritty guitar lines...

Andy Grabel - Black Mountain News