Unfake it Till You Make It
Break the Business Podcast
“Like-Springsteen-but-punkier air of working-class rock-god cool”
Talent in Borders
"a luscious and gorgeous debut album"
Indie Band Guru
"...themes of family and abiding love in the face of life’s challenges. Owls and Lions, if nothing else, prove there is still a lot of life in traditional music because it touches human emotions with a minimum of frills."
" slow and emotionally intense. The vocals and drums combine in a fashion that calls back to Pink Floyd and forward to the more introspective Maroon 5 fare."
"celebratory, stylishly rustic folk-rock"
"sonic confection of pure elegance"
B-Sides & Badlands
"His lamentations glide in heart-rending cries into the night sky. The melody gurgles along with a precise rhythm, a methodical entry to swallow you whole – yet it gives you unimaginable peace. Della Valle’s voice beckons you to the threshold of logic – and you’re prompted to make a final choice. Della Valle provokes and stokes the fire. He’s fanning the flames, but it is with the utmost concern and compassion"