“Make no mistake about it. . .Whiskey Puppy has a raucous edge that straddles the line between old-time and bluegrass.”
- Bluegrass Unlimited 2003

“Whiskey Puppy ... is on the cutting edge of incredible energy music…Whiskey Puppy has maintained the sound of the Skillet Lickers and have as much fun as the old-timers did.”
- The National Traditional Country Music Association Tradition Magazine 2005

“Punch-drunk with a high-powered sound.”
- The Missoula Independent 2005

“You would have a hard time distinguishing between this group and any of the early 1920’s or 30’s string bands that were so incredibly popular. Do puppies really drink whiskey?”
- The National Traditional Country Music Assn. Magazine 2006