Monthly Archives: January 2015

“Get Up” in Heavy Rotation on NPR “10 Songs Public Radio Can’t Stop Playing”

“Recorded live in four days in a western Massachusetts studio with fellow songwriter Jeffrey Foucault at the helm as producer, “Get Up” has a haunting urgency”

NPR “Here and Now” interviews Canty, features Reckless Skyline

Full audio of Caitlin’s performance and interview on “Here and Now”

Seven Days calls Canty’s “haunting alto” a “voice that won’t quit”

“With quiet grace and a voice that won’t quit, Canty effortlessly travels among folk, rock, country and blues. Finely tuning her haunting alto with the acoustic guitar, the New York City-based songstress gives life to poignant lyrics that resonant long after the last note”

Alternate Root calls Reckless Skyline “a siren call”

“like a siren call”

Reckless Skyline softens to show a desert sky surrounding Canty’s version of Neil Young’s “Unknown Legend” as rolling thunder echoes above a still landscape. Put a quarter in the jukebox for a closing time slow dance to the warm “Cold Habit”

Vermont Public Radio interviews Canty

“Critics describe her music as a blend of country, blues, rock and folk. But Canty says she’s not trying to create any particular style or emotion, just craft the best possible songs she can.” Full interview

WBUR Live in Studio

Listen to the interview and live performance

Folk Alley interviews Canty about songwriting

“When I finally get to jump onstage with my friends or sit around the kitchen table with our guitars, it’s pure joy”

“Where ‘Golden Hour’ is full of sorrow, ‘Reckless Skyline’ feels more wild and defiant.”

American Songwriter interviews Canty, features “Get Up”

DREAM GIG: Sitting in the audience while Lucinda Williams covers a song I wrote.

Quarters for the Jukebox draws comparisons to Gillian Welch, Brandi Carlile

“Her songs fall on my ear like Gillian Welch and Brandi Carlile”
“Canty’s stellar cover of Neil Young’s Unknown Legend that sounds like it must’ve been written about her”

Pancakes and Whiskey calls NYC release show “Breathtaking”

“The set highlight was a off mic duet between Canty and Foucault that was absolutely breathtaking. And “Get Up” had the crowd singing along with the chorus.”