Mike Greenblatt has mighty fine things to say about Mike's latest release. "Dude reminds me of Willie Nelson...and that's the ultimate compliment." Read it all here.
Love Greg Victor's style...I'm sure you'll agree! "His songs might be tales off the beaten path, but he zeroes in on the universal truth clearly and quickly. His storytelling is subtle and he captures the atmosphere perfectly in the world of each song he sings..." Read the whole review here.
Check out what Bob Silvestri, Best of Western New York, has to say about Wayward Troubadour! "Aiken's new album Wayward Traveler truly epitomizes the term "traveling music." His songs express a weariness, truth, and vision that no one but someone who has seen it all can convey." Read the review here.
Check out what Melissa Clarke of Americana Highways has to say...very nice! "All in all a groovy album with plenty of great musicianship and the kind of solid songs that’ll bring you back at least a couple decades to our roots beginnings. If you take a good look at the album cover you’ll see the [...]
Great review of Wayward Troubadour from Lee County in Tupelo, MS. "This is great Americana roots blues..." Read the review here.
Highlighted new release in Americana from the Americana Music Association. View here.
Great review of Wayward Troubadour here... The cuts lend themselves to traditional country with touches of blues, roots, and even a shot of rockabilly... Our favorites had deep ties to the blues. First up, the somber tale of a woman doing whatever she can to survive is the story of that “Hard Working Working Girl.” [...]
VIRGINIA’S MARITIME MUSIC STRUMS THE LEGACY OF OUR OCEANS, BAYS AND RIVERS By Ron Wray Ron celebrates the 'watery' music heritage of Virginia with Mike and Bob Zentz. Read the article here.
Interview: Singer Mike Aiken talks about sailing, new album 'Wayward Troubadour'With songs on his upcoming album Wayward Troubadourhaving titles like “Two Lane Highway” and “Travelin’ Bone,” you get the idea that the singer, songwriter and guitarist Mike Aiken does indeed know the nation’s highways and byways like the back of his hand. What you may [...]
Alternate Root Magazine has selected Mike's new tune 'Everything Changed' from the upcoming Wayward Troubadour album as their Top Ten for the week. Listen and order via Spotify. Check it out here.