Experiencing this band live was spiritual. Connor and the band will make you feel everything you hear. Even if he has to come out into the audience and wring it out of you, you WILL feel this band.”

Hard Rock Shotz

The songwriter and vocalist, James Connor Wike, takes you on a journey with his powerful voice and great lyrics that will leave you wanting to hear more.”


I got my chance with The Sedonas set on Sunday...I was quite impressed by their sound! First of all they had probably the best guitarist at the festival in Ryan Sise, proven for me when they played one of the best Bob Dylan covers I’ve heard since Hendrix performed the song ('All Along the Watchtower' if you didn’t get that) and he nailed it! Fitting track to cover considering their original song ''Til I Say Amen' sounds like an ode to that era of rock, albeit perhaps more Steppenwolf style than Hendrix. James Connor Wike’s energy seems to harken from the 90s grunge era, and he used those strong vocals to add that extra power and oomph to the band’s sound. All while their bassist and drummer did an excellent job too driving the music.”

Concert Hopper

The rock influences come through with this track ['For Once'] as the americana guitars blend with the alternative twang of the vocals. The Nashville sound shines organically without too much polish giving you a raw, stripped down ballad-like tune.”

Highlight Magazine

...Some of the riffs and some of the grooves are really good..You guys really have put like a professional grade project together...”

The Needle Drop

It has been proven many times, Tennessee is full of artists more talented than others. The Sedonas is a band that proves it once again, with 'Your Ballad', which explores the theme of family tensions. A very catchy tune, heartbreaking lyrics, and beautiful production make this track a real moment of pleasure. The singing is sincere, and the result is professional.”

Music For Your Heart

The Sedonas’ brand of americana is heavily influenced by a mix of vintage rock classics and modern innovators, namely Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Cage The Elephant, Aerosmith and Willie Nelson. Instead of grabbing on to the folk and bluegrass traditions in americana music, the four-piece group vied for more of a rock n’ roll flavor. The Sedonas is one of those bands that can amaze you if you allow them to...James Connor Wike has an attractive vocal tone and puts real feeling into the lyrics. His lyrics are interesting and meaningful with some punchy phrases.”

X Kira

The singing voice is a piece of art, we expect the song ['Your Ballad'] to spread around the world in the next few years. Instrumentally, the song has a rich, full accompaniment that complements the vocal track perfectly.”

Cheers To The Vikings

The singer has a rather dynamic voice and a strong vocal projection. The song [''Til I Say Amen'] is not overly complex. The chorus is impressive, the pitch range varies, making it rich and engaging for me. The song definitely is professional and creative. I find it extremely good and the singer has talent.”

Keep Walking Music

Based out of Knoxville, Tennessee, The Sedonas‘ music is a fusion of Rock and Americana. We share their new record, 'Blues ’16'...”


The performance quality [of 'For Once'] is high throughout, both vocally and instrumentally. Overall, the song is distinctive and original, and I think it has strong commercial potential. Without exaggeration, this is one of the best voices we have heard...”

Indie Music Home

The ballad of The Sedonas...”


The Sedonas latest release ‘'Til I Say Amen’ gives us a small taste of what’s to come and we’re so so so excited to hear more from this talented artist. The Sedonas journey has drastically changed over the last year or so and we can’t wait to see what’s around the corner.”

X Kira

The Sedonas' tune 'Blues ’16' is a melancholic performance involving introspective topics such as growing up, finding yourself, and journey...”

It's Not Records

The Sedonas is an incredible band based in Knoxville...Making moody pop music that’s both catchy and forward thinking, The Sedonas is exactly what the industry needs. Their melodies are packed with raw emotion and energy.”

Keep Walking Music

Listen to The Sedonas’ 'Better Than the Same'...”


'For Once' is the song that caught my attention, with stylistic uplifting vocals and a driving four on the floor accompanied by skillful guitar licks and atmospheric organ this song is sure to stick with any Americana rocker.”

It's Not Records

What the band lacks in experience, they have made up for in chemistry and hard work, creating a sense that the group has been together for decades...”

The Daily Beacon

The Sedonas are pure Americana rock at its finest...”

No Country For New Nashville


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