"COUNTRY VOCALIST OF THE YEAR"
~  Washington Area Music Association, 2004, 2006, 2007, and 2009

"MASTERS OF RED-HOT ROCKABILLY AND ROWDY HONKY TONK"
 ~ Richard Harrington, The Washington Post

"KEEPER OF THE ROCKABILLY FLAME" ~  Joel Sparks, On Tap Magazine

"YOU’LL LOVE THESE GUYS.  GREAT ENERGY AND FABULOUS VOCALS" ~ Brenda Golden, The Coconut Times

"HONKY TONK THE WAY IT SHOULD BE" ~  Eric Brace, The Washington Post

"NIGHTLIFE AGENDA FAVORITE", "EXCELLENT" ~  Fritz Hahn, The Washington Post

 

“WITH SOARING VOCALS, HARD-ROCKING ROCKABILLY, AND A HEARTFELT WAY WITH A BALLAD,
J.P. MCDERMOTT IS BREATHING FRESH AIR INTO ONE OF AMERICA’S GREAT MUSICAL TRADITIONS”
~ Debbie Lee, The Washington CityPaper