Testaments to Billy written by other musicians:
MARC MOSS says: “Billy Burger writes songs that make other songwriters say, ‘I wish I wrote that song.”
CLIFF HILLIS says: “Billy Burger writes songs that combine heartfelt lyrics and timeless melodies, with a warm and unique voice. Combine that with the stellar lineup of musicians that he records with, and the result is top-notch!”
NIK EVERETT says: “Billy writes songs that touch your soul, fill your head, grab your heart and never let go. You have been warned.”
JOHN LILLEY says: “Songs from many years ago still hold up to the test of time, and the newer ones are like a welcome glass of fine wine….. a believable and authentic collection of honest songs. I am happy to have been a part of his musical journey.”
TOM HAMPTON says: “Billy has something that a lot of songwriters would kill for – his own voice. He brings you into the moment that he’s experiencing, and you feel as though he understands you.
RICK BELL says: When I hear a tune and I want to hear it again, even before I’ve finished the first listen, well, that’s got me good. Billy Burger has grabbed me more than once like that. Hey, I even had to talk him into letting me sing on his new CD, (which he has), because his songs inspired me & I wanted to be part of it. Thank you, Billy!
BERT HARRIS says: “Billy’s songs reach you where we are all in one heart…. That is unique and powerful.”
DAVE HARTL says: A true artist, keeps growing and absorbing influences over the years, aging like fine wine and becoming more complex, subtle, and expressive with the years. Billy Burger is a friggin’ artist. Anytime you want me to play behind you, Billy, call me up. I don’t deny myself good times.”
GERI SMITH says: “Billy Burger’s songs have the power to evoke the emotions we all experience…. These songs are carefully crafted against the backdrop of beautiful open tuning guitar parts, making the solo versions as accessible as the produced ones.”
SOL KNOPF says: “I love his voice. I love his delivery. And most of all I love the honesty and integrity of his writing.”
CHRIS SHERLOCK says: “Powerfully unique hooks, hauntingly heartfelt melodies, and undisputedly genuine lyrics, complimented by killer production and stellar musicianship.
MICHAEL RONSTADT says: “Billy Burger had me in for a cello session on the song “The Right Thing,” and it was truly an honor to work with him. He knows how to write and perform a song that comes across with ease, is truly unique, but still leaves me singing it in my head for hours.”