Author: Sasha, BFF.FM
"I don’t know how to set the scene for you. Let’s try this: imagine you are standing on a wide, graded, rust-brown dirt path. It snakes along through steep hills that look crumpled from a distance, but, here among them, they are towering. Thatched in dead grasses, they glow a tarnished gold under robin’s egg skies. The seams of the canyons run wild with dusty trees, clinging to the steep slopes.
There is a lone, majestic oak perched high on the hill before you. Under its gnarled, wind-tossed branches stands..."
Author: Amelia Vandergast, A&R Factory
"When the prelude to a previously unheard track demands maximum volume, you know you’ve just stumbled across a gem, which is exactly what happened when we dove into the cataclysmically superlative single ‘Ghost Trap’ by Alt-Rock artist Quentel the Cryptid..."
Of all of the people who have played here, Quentel the Cryptid is the most fully realized musical artistic event to happen on our stage. You know when you go to a great show and it’s great not just because the music is great, but because the presentation is great. You can sense that the artists are all-in...
-Nic Taylor, Up the Creek
Sean’s ability to combine catchy melodies, unusual chord progressions, and ambitious production is absolutely top notch...
The songs had hooks, while still being weird. The visual element had a Lynchian aspect I really enjoyed. If you see that Quentel the Cryptid is playing a show near you, I highly recommend checking it out....
-Adam Davis, Omnigone
Quentel the Cryptid is one of the more eclectic acts we’ve hosted at the shop, and their stage setup truly speaks for itself...
-Carson Dowhan, Up the Creek