"Aslan possesses the smokiness that marks a true Rembetiko singer: You can get lost in the sound of her voice. One of the 5-must-hear albums of the
Anastasia Tsioulcas, NPR
Ian Anderson, fRoots Magazine on MORTISSA
"It’s haunting, plaintive, rivetingly emotional stuff..."
Delarue, New York Music Daily
"On stage Aslan is a fresh, natural and relaxed performer with a beautiful voice. Her facility to slip from Greek to
Turkish and several other languages is a real asset."
Simon Broughton, Songlines Magazine
"Absolutely stunning stuff...it is so infectious"
Cerys Matthews, BBC Radio 6
"...Aslan's unaccompanied vocal introduction is so perfect it's bewitching; beautiful, mysterious, vibrant, haunting, evocative—her voice is all these and more..."
Chris M. Slawecki, All About Jazz
Giles Woodforde, Oxford Times
"...This isn’t just a great record from London musicians, but a release of international
Simon Broughton on 'Mortissa', Evening Standard