"Ballad of Zona Abston" wins MerleFest Chris Austin Songwriting Competition!
"Woven Waters is a far-ranging album that intertwines the political and the personal...In this current era of division and antagonism. Tellico reminds us to slow down and truly absorb our experiences. We cannot abandon our own humanity, even when others try to grind it out of us."
--Rachel Kholst, No Depression
"If you want to hear how modern Americana mountain music should sound, here it is.”
--Martin Anderson, WNCW-FM, Spindale, NC
“Asheville's Tellico puts their ‘Appalachiacana’ sound to work showcasing some of what western North Carolina is known for...”
— The Bluegrass Situation
“While timeless and authentic are words you hear describing music quite often, here they both ring true.”
— The Daily Country