The Music: 'Meet the artist who played her debut US show at one of NY's most influential venues'
The Wandering Lamb: "With a world-class live show accompanying her world-class tunes, my guess is that that hype is here to stay. At least for a little while yet".
Aphra Magazine: "Her music is a melting pot of insanely catchy and cleverly produced feel-good rhythms that the crowd eats right up. If you are up for feel good rhythms, an infectious care free energy and a totally entertaining live show that will be sure to get you on your feet, you should definitely check her out"
Speaker TV (in support of Banoffee): "[Alice Ivy] swiftly absorbed onlookers into the capricious rhythm of her sound. "
Mixdown Magazine: "Alice Ivy’s ecstatic sample-heavy big beat soul music sounds like Primal Scream’s Screamadelica has been turned into an Off-Broadway musical - it’s almost certain to be a joyous, booty-shaking-with-strangers experience"
Almost here (feat. rara) (single)
Acclaim Premier: ' She unleashed the goodness of her latest single ' Almost Here' this week via Triple J and we're proud to bring you the online premier of the soaring track'
Triple J (Home and Hosed): ' The 5 top tracks you need to hear this week'.
Pile Rats: ' Almost Here' Tour Announcement
Pile Rats premier: "One of the most unique and interesting tracks we've heard so far this year."
Richard Kingsmill (Triple J) : "Wait for the Guitar to come in, you'll be sold then."
Pile Rats: "It’s a fascinating infusion of RnB style sampling, funk music beats and soul harmony all wrapped up in smooth electronic production".
AU review (Single of the day): "Alice Ivy establishes a warm and initing soundscape quickly and invites the listener to get taken away - we're on board".
WALK ON (Collaboration with eloji/branford)
Hau Latukefu (Koolism, Triple J) - "Maaan, that horn loop. Alice, you're crazy for that one! Beat is hard."
Howls and Echoes - "I absolutely love that more music like this is coming out of Australia. An indication that the local landscape is not only changing, but growing up."
PAINT ME BLUE (SINGLE)
Adam Not Eve - "Paint me Blue is a chillingly beautiful number - If you have not heard of Annika Schmarsel (Alice Ivy) its about time you did".
Black Plastic (UK) - "Pretty new single, Paint me blue is an atmospheric and smoky soul track - throw in the fact that 80% of sales are going to the Australia Cancer Research foundation and its pretty hard to justify why you wouldn't want to buy it"
Stereo Fox - "This new Alice Ivy track landed in my inbox a few days ago and has been on repeat ever since"
Howls & Echoes - "This is one of the more beautiful tracks I've heard in recent times. Starting off with delicate keys, a pounding bass drum and smoky, soulful vocals, Paint me blue had me hooked from about the first 10 seconds".
Mock The Bird - "Draws you in with it's deep and complex soundscape"
Acid Stag - "Best Sunday Chills"
MEAN MAN'S BITE (SINGLE)
Acid Stag - "I'm certain it's going to push some buttons in a lot of you. It seriously has all of the funk you will need today"
Turntable Kitchen - "Like an ice cold mojito, it has all of the ingredients to keep any poolside dance party going through the sweltering heat"
Mismatch TV - "Mean Man's Bite' will have you hitting the replay button at least once."
Speaker TV - " The upbeat soul-infused house track oozes funk and charm"
Ego FM (Germany) - "Eine Coole Sohl-Stimme, funkige Electro-beats, ein schickes Album Cover" ("A cool Soul voice, funky electro beats and a neat Album cover").
Howl and Echoes - "Step back into a land of day's past, where glitter, funk and soulful vocals are the hottest things in town"
Flea Market Funk - "Ivy has the right recipe to get your head nodding on this one."
The 405 - "a kitsch shopp--ing trip 50 years back in time with cocktails and fun galore"
Banoffee (artist) - "I'm obsessed with it, I can't stop listening."
Dom Alessio (Home & Hosed Triple J) - "I'm a bit of a sucker for some sample-based electronica. This is a promising first offering."