“'Muddled In The Middle', Winner : Best Song in the Singer/Songwriter category. 'Muddled In The Middle' pleas for personal rebirth through its breathy, ethereal vocal arrangements, ambient strings and understated percussion, bringing the musical poem to its full potential.”
"Muddled in the Middle" is vintage Fiona. Countless vocal layers interwoven with beautiful acoustic guitars and crack accompaniment by Boris & Co.
“Really like "muddled". you really have to sing well to just have an acoustic guitar behind you in places, the voice is so exposed. great to hear such fine vocals. ”
“The Games We Play was a great listen and love the vocals with captivating instrumental. Great cinematic vibe! Enjoying Helena's Room as well, majestic and enchanting journey it took me on ”
“Fiona, thank you so much for being a guest on the show with your music and with Seven Days and the recommendation. When I discover music artists as talented as you it makes my podcast so much fun!! ”
“Truly love your music Fiona....EVERY song is excellent, moving and well performed! That is very rare for any Artist to achieve!”
"Fleetwood Mac themselves would be proud of having done 'Rainbow Girl' and 'The Only One', but I can also hear the influence of artists like Natalie Merchant' on 'Rainbow Girl' and on your other tracks."
"Brilliant music Fiona. I just can't get enough of 'Helena's Room'. I've told you this before, but this is a special song. The harmonies are daring and the lyrics thoroughly engaging. Wonderful as is all of your music, but my personal favorite of all."
"A voice capable of telling stories with broad strokes and bright colors. From silky harmonies to husky chorus, there is a lot to enjoy and discover here."
"Ha ! 'Lullaby' ! That one has the relaxed 'Horse With No Name' feeling I love and it rides on and on and on. Very nice little acoustic guitar fills that support the song so wonderfully. Fab vocals as always."
"Fiona MacMahon is a bright shining star in the world of Indie Music ! Her songs are beautiful, intelligent, thought provoking and always presented with a dynamic performance that is a joy to listen to. This is a marvelous set !!!!"
"Your music is stunning ! It's always a pleasure coming back to it. I'm loving 'Above The Clouds' at the moment :)"
" 'Rainbow Girl' is a gem ! Great song, super recording and your voice is absolutely THERE !
“Fiona has a mix of voices that I haven't come across before. There's simply everything from world-class singers in there like Stevie Nicks, a little Dale Bozzio but also a touch of the later Joni Mitchell when she sings deeply, a bit of Moon Zappa and also Nelly Furtado in the song 'I'm like a Bird'.”
“Honest and inspiring! Beautiful vocal style too. Impressive!”
“Fiona is yet another example of an Irish artist with the talent to succeed.”
“Mac Mahon's vocals echo a young Joni Mitchell, but she never strains to prove a point. Musically, it's folky and understated too. Impressive”
“An interplay between melancholy and euphoria is to be found in the songs of Fiona MacMahon, a native of Limerick who now resides in Hamburg.”
“Fiona MacMahon demonstrates why she's been described as "Beth Orthon's less stressed out sister"”