Impasse

Highly engaging work – a persuasive piece of work and a distinctive sound
Jim Gilchrist
The Scotsman
Highly Recommended
Iain Anderson
BBC Radio Scotland
The Derry Walls is a great song
Colum Sands
BBC Radio Ulster
Sparse arrangements built around Kempston’s excellent guitar work and rich, distinctive vibrato, with only restrained fiddle and haunting cello accompaniment to flesh out the sound. Highlights of the album include the Springsteen-esque balladry of ‘The Picket Line’, the driving guitar licks of ‘Mikhail’, which bring to mind the work of Richard Thompson; and the delicate ‘If Only You Could See Me
Gareth L Powell
Acoustic Magazine