Q - p.1363 stars out of 5
-- "[U]nbearably stark, its gentle banjos and violins summoning images of scorched prairies and deserted saloons. 'Hello Love' is a spectacularly desolate ballad..."
CMJ - p.51
"Frazey Ford belts out each number with equal parts pop sensibility and soul..."
Dirty Linen - p.45
"These women have discipline, taste, and talent....All this, and songwriting and musicianship too."
No Depression - p.100
"'Ootischenia', is the quintessential Tanyas song here, an effortless groove accented by Klein's banjo; Ford sings with growing urgency, her bandmates swelling and gelling in harmony behind her."
The Be Good Tanyas: Frazey Ford (vocals, guitar, background vocals); Samantha Parton (vocals, acoustic guitar, banjo, mandolin, piano, background vocals); Trish Klein (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, banjo, harmonica, background vocals).
Additional personnel: Jolie Holland (vocals); Jesse Zubot (fiddle); Mark Beaty (cello, upright bass); Simon Kendall (Hammond b-3 organ, Wurlitzer organ); Josh Thurston (bass instrument); Ike Eidsness, Mike August, John Raham (drum).