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Irish Examiner

Wed 12/12/2007
by Gerry Quinn

"With a distinctive lived-in and composed voice (Don Stiffe), his Start of a Dream release is a tremendous showcase for a relatively unknown but imposing singer...a body of work that should turn Stiffe into an overnight sensation."

"His is a voice of rare expression and distinctive timbre that deserves to be heard far and wide."

"Stiffe's vocals evoke echoes of Burl Ives at times but its the clarity and conviction that singles him out as an exceptional talent."

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Hot Press

October 8, 2008
by Jackie Hayden

"The absence of artificial sentimentality brings an undercurrent of subtle power to the show, and suggests The Irish Scattering could travel as far as the emigrants it honours. (of Don Stiffe's contribution to the album "The Scattering")."

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IAN Ohio

(Irish American News)
May 2007
by John O’Brien Jr.

"The difference between Stiffe and lesser singer/songwriters is that Stiffe has the distinctive ability to write and sing engaging songs about life, loss and hope, while effortlessly transport listeners right into the story with him."

"It can’t be taught, but Stiffe has it in abundance.”

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Irish Music Magazine

May 8, 2007
by Seán Laffey

"…the musical quality of the album is in the premier league, style, taste, pace and final execution are faultless and his choice of songs is inspired."

"Don Stiffe is a class act and this is a class album, unquestionably recommended.”

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