“His personal, nostalgic lyrics are wonderfully descriptive giving his music a relatable and also gorgeously humble tone.”



“McKenna’s raspy, intimate voice is a perfect fit to narrate this novel of an album”

Canadian Beats


“An intricate and finely crafted piece of work”, and “a dignified and enduring record” 

Americana UK


“From past events, McKenna has distilled a mythology; tiny components that became something more than the sum of its parts.”

The East


“Highly touted as someone to watch in the intersecting worlds of indie folk and Americana.”

Penguin Eggs


“His tremulous voice bears a tough confidence in its own truth” 

Roots Music Canada


"Mike McKenna Jr. has a vocal grit and inflection and lyrical sensibility that brings a little bit of Nashville to Montreal." 

The Modern Folk Music of America


“Stunning vocals”, and “A rising name in the music industry”

Our Culture Mag


"His voice sounds hewn from ancient Canadian timbers, his melodies are as solid as Precambrian bedrock." 

Quick Before It Melts


“Powerful lyricism”



"McKenna has accomplished the feat of mixing old and new, by making what’s relevant sound timeless."

Grayowl Point




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