Pierce Campbell writes memorable, engaging songs; sings with a deep, resonant voice; and plays melodic fingerstyle guitar. “Let It Go” covers a lot of ground, from touching ballads and sing-alongs to ragtime numbers and a couple of spine tingling instrumentals.” - Steve Givens, Acoustic Guitar Magazine - April, 2000
Pierce is a skillful songwriter and multi-talented musician. He has delighted audiences at The Town Crier with his warmth and dazzling guitar.” - Phil Ciganer - Proprietor, The Town Crier Cafe, Pawling, N.Y.
I first became a fan Of Pierce Campbell's music after hearing his cassette release TheTwo Rules Of Life . Pierce is an unusually talented songwriter. His songs are insightful, witty and well crafted. He is also a highly accomplished guitarist and musician (I would even say virtuosic ).Pierce has been an in-studio guest on my radio show at WPKN , and I heard many enthusiastic comments from our listening audience after his appearance.” - Valerie Kraemer - DJ WPKN 89.5 FM Bridgeport , CT
Campbell's superb finger style guitar work is both expressive and captivating. (He) entwines humor and history to create an evening that's a whole lot of fun.” - Terri Lagerstedt - Fairfield County Weekly
Pierce is a fine singer/songwriter and an extraordinary guitarist. He can walk out on stage, sit down and say hello as though he'd just stepped into your living room. The next minute he's sailing through some splendid guitar arrangements as his songs begin to unfold.” - Walt Graham - WSHU Sacred Heart U. Fairfield, CT
For years now he's been one of the area's preeminent folkies. Campbell's an accomplished guitarist and his one-man acoustic performances draw you in. His introspection, which is amplified by his subtly detailed playing style, is his fortune.” - The New Haven Advocate
Well crafted songs, a warm, powerful voice, and dazzling guitar; how many more reasons do you need to check out an evening with Pierce Campbell?” - Folkfare Magazine - Hadley, MA
I can't say whether Campbell is a better storyteller or guitar player. He is enviably good at both.” - Seth Bate - Winfield Daily Courier
Pierce is a humorous and thoughtful songster.” - Carol Connare - The Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, NH
We were astounded at Pierce's last Loaf performance. This is simply excellent stuff. The songs, vocals and guitar work. He's one of the best we've seen in a long time.” - The Loaf and Ladle - Exeter, NH
Pierce's songs are upbeat, spiritually moving, and accessible on many levels. His performances are truly shared, rather than viewed, and his finger style guitar is among the best in Connecticut.” - Rob Callahan - Greater New Haven Acoustic Music Society