“It's easy to get a summer crush on Canadian singer/songwriter Kate Schutt, playing the "Telephone Game" (ArtistShare). She's an enticingly languid vocalist, wry composer and a sophisticated arranger in the pop/jazz vein, a natural next step for fans of Norah, Madeleine, Rickie Lee and Edie. ”
“Former JLSC Jazz Grand Prize winner, Kate Schutt, recently gave a brilliant early performance at Canada AM, Canada's most-watched national morning news channel.”
“(Schutt )… sounds like Rickie Lee Jones and Diana Krall spliced together…”
“Guitar genius Kate Schutt turns her attention to jazz-influenced vocals on ‘Telephone Game’ (kateschutt.com). Anyone who has ever heard her … knows precisely of what she is capable.”
“If this collection does one thing, it shows off her abilities as a songwriter.”
“In ‘Take Me With You,’ young Canadian singer Kate Schutt sings a come-on in glassily clear and glossily sweet tones.”
“Listeners can take the album (Telephone Game) in all at once, and want to play it again, at once. The tunes are varied, the words are thoughtful, the musicianship top-notch.”
"Kate Schutt's smart compositions and heartfelt delivery put her in a class all her own. What a pistol!"
"Harvard and Berklee kid Kate Schutt (now living in Toronto) ... is an assured singer/songwriter/guitarist with a smoky, understated delivery."
"Schutt has a breathier, bluesier, equally intimate vocal sound, a stronger focus on originals (she won a John Lennon Songwriting Prize) and plays guitar with hipster panache."
"I'm kicking myself that I missed Kate Schutt's recent visit to the Tin Angel. Her self-released and exquisitely produced "No Love Lost" (A-) is one of the finer female singer-songwriter sets of the year. Fans of Norah Jones will feel the warmth."
"Opening the show was singer/songwriter Kate Schutt. Still little known here, she made plenty of converts with a lovely set that had the crowd paying close attention to her subtly-crafted compositions and to the skilled accompaniment of her rhythm section. One to watch."
“Kate Schutt's masterful No Love Lost is meticulously composed and beautifully performed.”
"From the first notes I heard, I knew Kate was the real deal. A huge talent."