“Farren paints a world of surf and sand where one experience melts into the next, and innocent pleas against change get washed away with the next tide. Wherever Isle of Rhodes take you, it's usually an elevated place to match the screeching alto Farren has mastered. ”
“Dip your feet into the rivers and oceans of Isle of Rhodes and you'll find yourself embarking on a surprising expedition with this nautical indie alt-pop and rock two-piece from Brooklyn. Since surprises aren't our strong suit, we begin with their dynamic melodies, lush reverb, and eclectic vocal style evoking a chilled out, nostalgic rock sound that, believe it or not, is created without a single guitar! So what's rock without the jamming guitars, you ask?”
"What the Funk?"
“If you’ve been jonesing some fresh indie rock then look no further because Isle of Rhodes is it. “All Rivers and Oceans” is one of those excellent & well structured debuts that plays like a greatest hits set. Frontman Robert Farren’s vocals & lyrics channel The Smiths’ Morrissey & Morphine’s Mark Sandman, producing a uniquely versatile and mature vintage sound.”
“In the spirit and musical style reminiscent of Radiohead, Cut Copy, The Shins & Queen comes ISLE OF RHODES, a band exploding on the NYC, Brooklyn scene.You'll find This band's many unusual qualities both musically and instrumentally compelling.”