Rootsworld

Rootsworld

"Her version of “Groundhog” ranks right up there with classic recordings by Doc Watson, Frank Proffitt, and Pete Seeger."

Elmore Magazine

Elmore Magazine

"The album is like a musical memoir, a mix of both originals and songs that pay homage to Jenny’s heritage from folk, blues, bluegrass and jug band to old time and early jazz."

The Daily Country

The Daily Country

"A collection that is rich, diverse and simply a delight."

Babysue

Babysue

"A lot of folks in the Americana community in the United States could learn a great deal from listening to this talented lady's heartfelt music."

therecord.com

therecord.com

"The Original" sounds like the best front porch concert you never heard this summer.

Country Universe (.net)

Country Universe (.net)

"A loving tribute to her musical family heritage, but it’s also a quiet, melodic folk music gem."

Ottawa Sun

Ottawa Sun

"The fine new album by the two-time Juno Award-winning musician, Jenny Whiteley, pays tribute to her family’s business — music."

The Celebrity Cafe (.com)

The Celebrity Cafe (.com)

"The album is full of Whiteley’s earthy voice and gorgeous harmonies, lighthearted lyrics and country twang."

Fervor Coulee

Fervor Coulee

"The Original Jenny Whiteley is beautiful. By going to her past and rooting around in her trunk of influences, Jenny Whiteley has found the inspiration to create an uncompromising, uncluttered representation of what (mostly) acoustic folk music is all about."

Mother Church Pew

Mother Church Pew

"If you crave poignant lyrics, masterfully-played string band instrumentation, and old-fashioned charm, The Original Jenny Whiteley should be the new addition to your music collection."

Penguin Eggs

Penguin Eggs

"This is a diverse and enjoyable collection of roots music that is sure to show up on some best-of lists, and perhaps could garner the two-time Juno winner another nod for folk/roots recording of the year."

Maverick (UK)

Maverick (UK)

"This is an album that most committed folkies will adore."

bluegrassmusic.com

bluegrassmusic.com

"Whiteley has a strong and pleasing voice, and the accompaniment is both imaginative and effective."

Froots Magazine

Froots Magazine

"She has a voice of character and hits every note she goes for spot on..."