Anarchy and Love : Live at Crossroads : Fall or Fly : Sowing Seeds
"Think of a powerfully emotive voice, softly honest and richly listenable, couple that to a consummate skill on guitar, with perceptive lyrical delivery that verges on inspirational, and that’s Adrian Nation."
"‘Anarchy and Love’ is an album of genuine sincerity and truth, revealing much of the artist’s soul and in its inimitable way, touches your own."
“This is another excellent album from a writer and performer who really should be much better known.....Happily for all of us this is not an album filled with grief but one that radiates optimism. ”
LOUDER THAN WAR
"Anarchy And Love offers another absorbing journey with Adrian Nation. Familiar roads are travelled with enough diversions along the unbeaten tracks that provide an intimate insight into the Nation psyche."..."His trademark of mesmerising finger picking comes to call "
LIVERPOOL SOUND AND VISION
“Anarchy And Love is the harness in which we shackle reason, it toys with the possibilities of what could be if we could master the fire within when we feel overshadowed by the state and the urge to hold someone close; Anarchy is not always a bad thing, love is always a profound statement, put them together and you have a wondrous collection of songs in which to praise.”
“this man writes achingly observant lyrics delivered across lingering and memorable melodies.”…….“a voice that raises the emotion to a soul-wrenching level.”
SCOTTISH DAILY EXPRESS
“Tackling a song by a guitar legend (Richard Thompson) is brave but Nation delivers in style”
“dazzling deft acoustic guitar fingerwork,”…..”nimble six string brilliance”……”he really should be discovered by a wider and international audience”
"...moody, gorgeous and atmospheric - not a dud song in the bunch"
“an exceptional concert performance”…… “there was clearly some sort of alignment of stars - everything in the right place at the right time.”
GUITAR & BASS
“a superior fingerstyle troubadour”……”mesmerising chops”
LIVERPOOL SOUND & AUDIO
“Live at Crossroads….gives hope to a world out of sync with its self”……”what comes across throughout each song is a man in harmony, not just with his music but also with the audience; he is allowing them to breathe and for a brief while think rather than react, contemplate rather than counter.”…….” a remarkably captured live performance from a master of the craft.”
ROCK SOCIETY MAGAZINE
“the amount of different sounds he gets from the guitar is amazing and hard to believe there is only one man on stage”…..”a truly charismatic artist, a soulful vocalist, exquisite guitarist and his lyrics are full of depth and emotion.”……..”an emotion packed stunning live album.”