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"Hits you straight in the heart. One of those artists that on first listen, you just know you’re going to love."  TALK RADIO

"Kate Ellis has appeared seemingly out of nowhere with a quite spectacular debut LP, and it was a joy to see her with full band recreating the sound of the record to perfection." W21 MUISC

"Sensitively weaves strands of country and folk throughout in a velvety smooth voice. An album of great warmth and feeling that just makes you press repeat. Definitely worthy of recognition.”  NO DEPRESSION

"Kate Ellis nails it at her London album launch gig with a beautiful performance confidently showcasing her album’s material."  BUILDING OUR OWN NASHVILLE

"A class act, one to watch – a voice that has lived a life and has stories to tell."  BAYLEN LEONARD (BBC RADIO/CHRIS COUNTRY RADIO

"Wryly reflective, sweetly melodic, touchingly compassionate, warm-hearted."  MAVERICK

"Quite simply a superb debut album and one that announces the arrival of a genuine talent."  AMERICANA UK

"An absolutely beautiful album. There's a truthful emotional pull and a great eloquence to all ten tracks. Very, very impressive stuff. One of my favourite releases in 2017."  CELTIC MUSIC RADIO

"With her delicate, melodic music with the ring of truth to her words - and that most elusive quality, soul - Ellis joins the front rank of singer-songwriters. Highly recommended.R2 MAGAZINE

"A lovely album – reminds me of first hearing Nanci Griffith. 'Ones You Love the Most' is up there with the very best of the genre, both in the writing and the delivery.NORTHERN SKY MAGAZINE

"A gorgeous album with soul, heart, passion, loving and boundless country/folk style...back-to-back wonderful, unbelievably beautiful, engrossing, considered and worthy of unstinting praise."  FATEA MAGAZINE

"Haunting and beautiful... a soulful album that will resonate with people looking for meaning and depth to their music. Brand new yet classically timeless – think Nanci Griffith with a modern twist. LYRIC MAGAZINE

"Brilliant - she clearly has a huge future ahead of her." BBC RADIO MERSEYSIDE

"She’s been likened to Alison Krauss, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Beth Nielsen Chapman and Gillian Welch. We couldn’t agree more. SONGWRITING MAGAZINE

"Captures your imagination and smothers you with its beauty. All of the songs showcase a fantastic talent." THE ROCKING MAGPIE

"Wow, fantastic. 'Carve Me Out' is one of THE albums of the year." RADIO TROUBADOUR

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