Press Quotes: 

 

"Look out world - Romi Mayes is coming!" 
- No Depression

 

"Music from the heart and soul, Romi Mayes makes it look easy."
- Bob Harris, BBC

 

"Winnipeg isn't the first city you think of when you think of the blues, but the sixth album from Romi Mayes could make you add it to a list of urban areas with enough grit to call up a woman with her power." 

- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

 

 

"If Mayes isn't already included in the realm of badass rock n' roll songstresses, she should be after this album.  This is really how rock should be."

- Grayowl Point

 

"This is the sort of sound you'd want to hear pouring out of roadhouses as you drive up expecting to get drunk and maybe fall in love." - Americana UK Magazine

 

"Romi Mayes is somethin else. She writes great songs and she's got a great voice, but you should see her try to outrun a train. 
I think I had more fun on tour with Romi Mayes than I've ever had in my life."
- Gurf Morlix, producer, musician

 

"Romi Mayes may as well be from Texas"
- No Depression 

 

"Romi Mayes is the hardest-working person in the Americana scene right now. That's good, because she has a great new record out, and it deserves to be heard." 
- Slaid Cleaves, songwriter

 

"This is one dangerous dame."
- jeffreymorgan.info

 

"She is going to blow you away."
- Michael Nave, talent buyer, Woody Guthrie Folk Festival

 

"If you were around the Canadian music scene in the late 80's and experienced the early buzz surrounding the music of k.d. lang (at least the exctiement part of that phenomena);then get ready for another chapter of the same thing..."
-Larry Delaney, Editor, Country Music News

"The simple charm of Mayes' melodies and the transfixing beauty of her torchy twang command the centre stage." 
-Darryl Sterdan, The Winnipeg Sun

 

"Romi Mayes is a charming and passionate singer/guitar player whose years of experience in Winnipeg's unpretentious community have assured her confidence and a deep understanding of true roots music."
-John Scoles, Proprietor, Times Change(d) High and Lonesome Club

 

"…rowdy enough to incite the most scandalous of bar brawls, yet sensitive enough to track down and return the knocked out teeth to the proper recipient the following morning." 
- Shain Shapiro, The View, Hamilton, ON

 

ROMI MAYES

"Nobody outworks Romi Mayes. " - Terry David Mulligan, broadcaster and radio host

 

"As far as I'm concerned, Romi Mayes is a frickin star.  " - John Kendle, Uptown