Mojo (Publisher) (p.96) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The music's all acoustic, but has heft, and it swings too, with Homer's clarinet lines nodding towards both Russia and the Middle East."
Uncut (magazine) (p.93) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Tracks such as 'Are You Scared Of Death?' and 'The Philosopher' boast a hypnotic fascination that recalls Waits at his most extreme."
Recording information: Sound Of Jura Studio; The Isle Of Jura, Scotland.
Photographer: John Francis .
Arranger: Giles Perring.