"...an artist who deserves to be heard"
-Nate Dow/Boston Herald
"... Maine's finest songwriter"
-Arthur Wood/Maverick Magazine
"...expertly nurtured and nuanced"
-The Daily Mirror
"...an album for our times."
"...everything Picott touches turns to gold here."
-Jason MacNeil/Country Standard Time
"...a striking collection of songs"
-Jay N Miller/The Patriot Ledger
"...Beautiful and heartbreaking songs-one of the best on the Americana and folk scene"
“...If you're a fan of great songwriting, you're a fan of Rod Picott. Simple as that."
-Brian Koppelman [Director/Screenwriter -Oceans Thirteen, Solitary Man, Rounders]
"...major major talent"
-Robert Oerrman Music Row Magazine
Rod Picott was voted #1 Songwriter of the year for 2011 by the Freeform American Roots Radio reporters
Rod Picott was voted #1 Male artist of the year by the FAR Chart reporters.
Welding Burns was voted the #5 CD release of 2011 by the FAR Chart reporters.
Rod Picott's 2011 release Welding Burns spent 10 straight weeks on the AMA chart