The reviews following the release of Paper Beat Scissors’ debut full-length have been nothing short of spectacular. Writers from all around North America, Europe and even Mexico have given great praise to this album. There’s a reason for it so do yourself a favour and give it a listen.

“…a mastery of the folk form and pushes the genre into new Spartan directions” – Pop Matters (USA)

“He is the heart and soul of all things here, and with luck you’ll get to hear it. If you do, you’ll be stirred for life.”
– Leicester Bangs (UK)

“Crabtree’s more than one to watch, he’s one to listen to, now.” – Americana UK

“Tim Crabtree is incantatory on his self-titled debut album” – NOW Magazine

“…potent enough for an otherworld experience.” – CBC

“…impressive…” – Exclaim!

“masterfully realized” – The Coast

“It won’t be long before he has a large and devoted following. Get in on the ground floor now.” – Babysue (USA)

“I wish I could say more about this album’s genius, but I am truly at a loss for words.” – Unknown Trombone

“a stunning debut album” – Fulcrum

“simply blown away.” – Greyowl Point

“A captivating sound…wonderful is not enough.” – Soundvat

“…a rich and dynamic listen that tantalizes the soul and imagination, a beautiful work of art. If this doesn’t make it on the 2012 Polaris Prize Nominee list, there’s something wrong with that jury.” – Stage Door

“…a unique and glorious folk experience.” – Spill Magazine

“…powerful and uplifting…” – Nexus

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