"Brian Bethke Voted Best Folk Performer Of 2012"
- VolumeOne.org

"Real top-notch. The unmistakable sound of cool intelligence rings through with each haunting note." 
 (John Lennon's former publicists) 
- Bruce Replogle, Rock Management USA

"Bright guitar contradicts perfectly with dark, cold months " 

"The bands you hear at the Snout are cover bands. You go there to hear that maximum volume staple, the Wisconsin Bar Band version of Sweet Home Alabama. So when I left the bar tonight humming an original piece done the Brian Bethke and I knew something different had happened.”
Freaks and Geeks.org