"There is just something about him that makes him stand out in front of the rest. What is that one thing? It is talent, honest to God talent."
-Shareena C. Clark,
Coyote Chronicle, 2002
"Most people believe that there is a soundtrack to their lives. If there's any music to a colorful life, it sounds a lot like the Chris Thayer Band...get ready to say 'i knew them when...'"
-Steve Robles, San Bernardino Sun, 2001
"A true artisan."
-Tim Joyce, NBC morning show, Eugene, OR
"The resulting sound allowed the generation friendly music to be deemed as timeless."
-Skinnie Magazine, 2003