"...it shouldn't be much longer before we'll be hearing about the 2013 Blues Music Award Nominations and it wouldn't shock me in the least if I saw James "Buddy' Rogers as a nominee for the Best New Artist

Peter "Blewzzman" Lauro - www.Mary4Music.com


"With passion and vigor, the debut album from James 'Buddy' Rogers shines a new light on the blues, and the exposure is bright, illuminating one of Canada's hottest young blues exports on the scene today."

Dan Brisebois - www.CanadianBands.com


"One of the first things that will catch your attention on "My Guitar's My Only Friend", is James "Buddy" Rogers extraordinary Guitar playing."

John Vermilyea (Blues Underground Network)


"If you mixed Robert Cray, Buddy Guy and JW Jones into a blender and took the result down to Antones in Austin, Texas, the result would sound like James "Buddy" Rogers."

Richard Amery, L.A. Beat Editor


"Rogers demonstrates his abilities as a singer and player are to be reckoned with."

Bman’s Blues Report


"This is some high caliber Canadian blues!"

Johnny Zee co-host of Rollin & Tumblin


"Tone to the bone and phrasing from Blues heaven, James “Buddy” Rogers delivers with a sweet voice and a big bounce!"

BillieBoy Lucas (CHLY 101.7FM)


"Buddy Rogers is a fantastic young blues player"

Jim Byrnes - Musician


"If I wasn’t a huge fan I’d have never produced his album. Buddy’s blues guitar ranks with the very best."

Tom Lavin - The Powder Blues Band