"I adore AnimalKyngdom, as did everyone who saw you! You both brought so much to the event the quality of the music, the vibe and energy, and the soul."
Natalie Mathieson, Scarborough Arts, 2016
" ‘Cold Call’, is a wonderful country homage to Canada’s Tommy Hunter
(also known as Canada’s Country Gentleman)."
Raz Mataz Magazine, Toronto, ON
“After managing the careers of some of the biggest names in the Canadian Music Industry, including The Tragically Hip and The Watchmen, I’ve spent 20 years continuing to develop emerging Canadian Artists with the potential to reach similar levels of success. Pete’s songwriting achieves a relatable storytelling that compliments the Americana style of his live performance.
Jake Gold, President The Management Trust 2017
"Love the album Pete! Nice and simple, really well done. Great tunes, really tasteful playing, and your vocals are sounding great."
Alastair Whitehead, Slocan Ramblers, 2018
"We had the honour to host a Country Progressive great Duo : Pete Eastmure and Marie McCann, singer, guitarist, composer, personality... Wonderful!!"
Nabucco, Firenzi, Italy 2018
"Beautiful from start to finish." The songwriting, arrangements and production are just gorgeous."
Piper Hayes, Singer Songwriter 2018
"Myself and everyone at the Westbank Country Opry want to say thanks to you for a great show..."
Ian Stewart, Westbank Country Opry, Kelowna, BC 2018
"I would include "Outside" as part of a Canadian poetry unit! It's not about the outside, as a place to be;
it's the concept of outside, as a way of being. How Canadian!"
Mary Muirhead, Board Member Qu'appelle Valley Center for The Arts, Saskatchewan 2017
"Pete sung songs from his gorgeous upcoming record, Keep Your Love Steady"
Paul Kolinski, Heavy On The Willie,
The Cameron House, Toronto 2019
"He played here last year. It was a really, really, great show. "He is a really polished musician. He's a veteran, he does a good job and I think everyone who comes out will enjoy him."
Ben Morelli, Owner From The Grind Up, Fort Frances 2018
"Pascal gave me a listen of your new album! Sounds amazing!!!"
Jerimi Pierre Carson, Outside I'm A Giant, Quebec 2018
Toronto singer songwriter Pete Eastmure serves up Americana Eh! - "Music from Texas to Napanee" from his extensive Canadian songbook as well Americana treasures from Jimmy Webb to Willie Nelson. The new record, Keep Your Love Steady out in 2019.
“Pete and his music have always struck me as completely genuine and he seems to approach everything with enthusiasm and curiosity. I love the sound worlds he has created.”
Rachel Mercer Cellist, National Arts Centre Orchestra Principal Cello,
Ensemble Made In Canada, 2017
Photo Credit: Pete Eastmure
"It's rare when an artist can capture the essence of country, roots, folk and pop."
Walt Gervais, Founder, Juno Awards
'Keep Your Love Steady'...."I'm loving every second of it, man!"
Pascal L'oeildutigre DeWinn, Outside I'm A Giant, 2018
"Keep Your Love Steady"...Pete's words and music are honest, they're true, and they make me smile."
Rachel Mercer Cellist, National Arts Centre Orchestra Principal Cello, 2018
"Pete Eastmure and Animal Kyngdom covered songs from some of country music's biggest artists including the recently passed Glen Campbell. This was clearly a very popular band and the park was full and their music was responsible for a considerable amount of toe tapping."
Danforth Rocks Presents Pete Eastmure and AnimalKyngdom, Snapd Magazine Beaches 2017
"I"m on air now on CKCU playing "Micayala". Wow! Awesome. Love your music."
Pat Moore, Host Radio CKCU Ottawa 2016
"Anytime you can bookend a set with a Neil Young song and a Gram Parsons song, you're alright by me."
Randy Boyd, COBRASIDE DISTRIBUTION INC. VINYL Glendale, California at
Ship and Plough, Gimli, Manitoba 2017
“Pete is a prolific artist with a natural gift for songwriting in a genuine vintage Americana voice."
Rob Teehan, Four-Time Juno Nominated Composer/Musician - Lemon Bucket Orkestra
Heavyweights Brass Band, and Boxcar Boys
"It was a magnificent performance at the Cardinal Cafe + Shop"
Nancy and Rob Moore, Owners 2017 Sharbot Lake, ON
"Thanks for putting on an excellent pre-show for MomenTO / TIFF. It was momentous....!"
Mike O'Neil, Friends of Cedarbrook and Thomson Memorial Park 2017