Mavis Vermaak lends a hypnotic soundtrack to the day... bridges generations, language, eras and landscapes. This strange music settles in your central nervous system and keeps resonating in your inner ear.
Mavis Vermaak verleen ‘n hipnotiese klankbaan aan die dag... oorbrug generasies, tale, eras en landskappe. Hierdie vreemde musiek vind neerslag in jou sentrale senuweestelsel en bly in jou binne-oor weerklink.
Mavis Vermaak’s ambient electronica-ish almost-but-not-quite spoken word acoustic folk-esque debut is a longing, a yearning for something exquisitely out of reach.
Roger Young, Mahala. Read the full review here.
… a superb collection of spoken-word pieces backed by some fitting minimalist grooves.
Lloyd Gedye, Mail & Guardian. Read the full article here.
Mavis takes you on an intimate journey through her intricate interior...
Danie Marais, Beeld Newspaper
...emotionally bruised, spoken word brilliance... hauntingly poetic avant-rock narrative...
... something that feels as though it was just whistling about in the atmosphere before she finally managed to record it.
Genna Gardini – Art South Africa
... a quiet, charismatic exploration of the subconscious.