JazzTimes - p.120
"Her voice certainly holds up, with its earnest wistfulness carrying appealingly autobiographical songs about love and longing..."
Personnel: Mindi Abair (vocals, flute, saxophone, soprano saxophone, piano, keyboards); Matthew Hager (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, piano, keyboards, tambourine, percussion, drum programming, sound effects, background vocals); Dwight Sills (acoustic guitar, electric guitar); John Taylor (acoustic guitar); Richard Dodd (cello); Stephen Tirpak (trumpet, trombone); Ricky Peterson (piano, organ); Abe Laboriel, Jr. (drums, tambourine); Charlean Carmon, Kenya Hathaway (background vocals).
Audio Mixer: Steve Sykes.
Unknown Contributor Role: Jason Steele.
Balancing bluesy, knowing ballads, uptempo saxophone instrumentals, and straight-up pop tuneage, Mindy Abair's 2008 album is a glossy, cross-genre treat. While jazz purists may take exception to her overly sweet sax technique, pop fans will revel in the gritty tone of her vocals and songwriting smarts.