“Cheerfully uneasy” – Max Reinhardt, BBC Radio 3

“…that we are all ridiculous, puffing our chests out with bombastic personas, but our feelings, fears and vulnerabilities are what make us human.” – NOW THEN Sheffield Oct 2015


“…appreciable ability to not take itself too seriously… above all, incatalogabile.” – Music Won’t Save You, Oct 2015
“…think John Hegley meets Puck from A Midsummer’s Night Dream” – The Arts Desk, August 2015
“passionate, creative, unique, thought-provoking and delightful.” – Bido Lito Liverpool, 2013
“It’s quite unlike anything you’ll have heard before” – Tony Benjamin, Bristol Post, 2013

“…a slinky, kaleidoscopic maelstrom” – NOW THEN Manchester , 2013
“…a gloriously unhinged trawl through her Majesty’s inner thoughts… Brilliant.” – Gig Junkies
“…a young John Malkovich playing David Tibet playing Jake Thackray in his best stage voice.” – Folly Of Youth
“… fantastic characters…”
“…alternately traits of a genius, a Shakespearean fool or an illuminated hippie”. – Posthof
“DePlume’s on stage persona oozes an aura of otherworldliness and quintessentially English eccentricity” – Mudkiss Fanzine
“Of course Alabaster isn’t really a jabbering mental patient served up for cheap kicks so the audience can point and clap like fools from a bygone age laughing at the village idiot…though it would look pretty similar. “ – Silent Radio

“otherworldly… enchanted, poetic musings” – Pop Matters