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"He tests the boundaries of his literary creativity, exploring a vast range of narratives, perspectives and topics." 9/10 - Exclaim! 

"Shivering with the kind of stark weariness that’s long suffused John K. Samson’s vocals. The once-Weakerthans frontman’s insectoid croon works wonders in this mode, where it can oscillate between isolation and wonder with just the slightest shifts in pitch and emphasis." - AV Club

"Samson's songs feel lived-in in ways that register as universal... [with] welcoming warmth and a gift for establishing a sense of place" - NPR

"One of the great musical archivists of Canadiana." 4N's - NOW Magazine

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