Cruelty Free / Press

“...a most excellent trio in the pop-rock vein...full of tight hooks and chunky chords with just the right amount of crunch.”

“The show was organized into seven segments each themed by a music genre. The first was alternative rock with designs by Nereida Vasquez and music by Cruelty Free (awesome band). Continue reading on Examiner.com: ROC the Runway - Rochester Fashion | Examiner.com”

“It was great opening up the show with you guys! I love your music; it was perfect for our set...hopefully we can work together in the future.”

Nereida Vasquez - Designer - ROC The Runway

“This song is a thousand times better than the same-old crap (or the new crap) on Rochester FM stations.”

"Thank you for performing at this year’s Taste of Rochester. I thought you were amazing and I heard a lot of compliments! " -Kristin Ploettner

Kristin Ploettner - The Results Group

“The song 'Alternate Lifestyle' was recently released on Dane Cook's Tourgasm soundtrack and can be downloaded from iTunes, Rhapsody and other online retail outlets. The CD will be released by Rhino Entertainment to all major record retail stores on 1-30-07. ”

“From there, a number of tracks are pretty cool, especially the ones that take on a humorous tone, such as "Straight To Video" by Truepenny and "Alternative Lifestyle" by Cruelty Free. ”