About Susan Werner

“One of the most innovative songwriters working today.”

— Chicago Tribune


“(Werner is) a songwriter and musician who is in such complete command of her gifts that it’s almost scary.”

— All Music Guide


“When it comes to crafting a song, Ms. Werner’s only peers are Jimmy Webb and Paul Simon.”

— No Depression


“Susan Werner, a clever songwriter and an engaging performer, brings literacy and wit back to popular song.”

— The New Yorker


“Vulnerability has rarely been so witty or concise in modern song.”

— Boston Herald


“Always an impressive songwriter, Werner continues to compose sharp, funny, compassionate lyrics, a gift rare enough to set her apart…”

— The Washington Post


“The classically trained and jazz inspired singer is redefining the genre and winning admirers around the country…”

— Phildelphia Inquirer


“Kicking The Beehive is evidence that Susan Werner has no trouble reinventing herself year after year; and she’s damn good at it.”

— Performer Magazine


“Werner has quietly risen to the elite of American songwriters.”

— Direct Current


“This woman is great. period.”

— Music Row (Nashville)


BIO, HAYSEED (2013)