“It’s the craft and artistry of guys like Charlie Phillips that makes the success of John Mayer’s overwrought sentimentality such a travesty... rooted in the kind of blue-eyed soul and guitar balladry that tempts comparisons but, by virtue of its diversity, it aspires to something more original.”
“Hooks and heartbreak fuel a rock album influenced by R&B, blues, and jazz. A soulful voice and the uncanny sense of melody and lyrics makes this singer/songwriter's debut album a must have.”
"Spot-on performances of strategically written and arranged pop songs. He has horns, harmonies, and Hendrix behind great songwriting. What else could you ask for... 4 1/2 Stars"