"a full sonic experience"
Indie Band Guru 2016, Welcome to the Ball album review.
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David Ell review
"a big screen cinematic emotional explosion of an album"
The Even Ground 2015, Welcome to the Ball album review.
"David Ell’s Welcome to the Ball is a cool confident catchy pop confection. "
Skope 2015, Welcome to the Ball album review.
"....dark, dramatic and atmospheric. "I close my eyes and I'm floating in the clouds, I'm drifting in the sea", he sings as the music swirls around him in growing waves of electro-orchestral sound, and a sense of agitated desperation gradually engulfs him. "Angry voices close in on me so I start to run, run, run....The pain it comes, comes, comes". They could use this as a soundtrack for one of those Scandinavian TV murder-thrillers. With its deep sense of mystery and foreboding, this is music with real character...."
"....big big sound....."
" lush and full..."
"....compares favourably to great songwriters like U2 and Radiohead...."
" For raw heart on the sleeve pop, look no further."