"'Vultures On Your Bones' will be a hit with fans of old-school Dawes, as the melodies and instrumentation are a fantastic American roots rock melange." [11/17/2017]
"This record is quietly intense, but extremely powerful." [10/28/2017]
—Joshua Pickard - Nooga
"Recalling the heartland rock of Tom Petty one moment and the subdued pop-rock tendencies of Matthew Sweet the next, 'Vultures on your bones' rockets along toward an inevitable and satisfying conclusion." [11/10/2017]
—Rachel Milani - TourWorthy.com
“Felsen is the West Coast’s answer to the creative musical zeitgeist of Brooklyn’s indie music scene.
—Mike Lidskin - TwirlRadio.com
"Felsen is here to tell you that the art form lives, and is kept alive by true believers."
“Truly one of the best kept secrets of the Bay that deserves to be parroted, played as loud as possible, and shouted out to all corners of the world.”
“Felsen strives to ensure survival of rock 'n' roll.”
—East Bay Express
“Marvelously witty pop.”
—Steven Short - KALW San Francisco
“I Listened to "Breaking Up With Loneliness" album this week. Really Good! It highlights a very different sound from the live show, while also touching on the energy of those performances. Admirable production work, too! "Put the headphones on your head" because Felsen's gonna save you!”
—Rudie Humphrey - AmericanaUK
“Straight into my top 10 for the year. From the wierdy Flash Gordon style opening, what’s not to like? Strong vocals, washy whirly organ, tremolo guitar, pipe organ al la strawberry fields, and some digital space age freak out sounds; it’s all here, all present and correct.”
—Mike Lidskin - Twirl Radio
“I've seen Felsen play live a couple of times now, and they play with an unparalleled sense of urgency. The songwriting and performance is top notch.”
—Jennifer Kelly - Blurt Magazine
"Griffin has the trick of turning low-grade disaffection into melodic confections."