"Mr. Jessee's murmuring, barely-there vocals compliment his bandmates' lulling folk-rock. The album's title track--a tender, piano-driven lament--could ably serve as a soundtrack for any long drive home."--THE NEW YORK TIMES
"Even in Jessee's most introspective moments, the sparkling folk-pop arrangements of Hotel Lights conjure a breezy autumn whimsy."--SPIN
"The craft of Firecracker People is nothing short of superb. 4 stars" ALL MUSIC GUIDE
"It's the songwriting that is the true marvel here, deceptively quiet and unassuming,...