“Bell's music isn't strictly bluegrass, but her reworking of old-time country and jug-band blues is remarkably nuanced. It embodies the wide-open spirit of what has become an antic, hybrid genre.” - Edd Hurt
The British are even making waves in the home of country. Jan Bell, a latter-day Loretta Lynn...whose roots still show! - Tim Cooper - The Times, London.
Jan Bell and company are the real deal - Tim Perlich - NOW Toronto, NXNE Critics Pick
Completely won me over! Her melodies are rich and meaty...really fine songs, creative arrangements and crisp playing - Tom Druckenmiller, Sing Out!
Playing stages from Greyfox to Glastonbury. The Waldorf Astoria to the Woody Guthrie Archives - Paste Magazine
Spirited, soulful twang - GO Magazine, NYC
Maybe growing up in Nottinghamshire is what sets Jan Bell apart from the run of local lady folkies. Gorgeous old timey spareness - Village Voice