'... a voice that pulls you right in, a gifted Irish artist that needs to be heard.'
- Fiachna Ó Braonáin (RTÉ Radio 1 / the Hothouse Flowers)
'Echoes of Sinéad O'Connor and Dolores O'Riordan. A lovely voice.'
- Ray D'Arcy (The Ray D'Arcy Show / RTÉ Radio 1)
'Into the Sea is a bewitching statement of intent, a true labour of love.'
- The Irish Independent
‘Into The Sea surprises by delivering not only shades of the peaceful paean of Follow Rivers Way but also several tracks that are filled with undeniable rock attitude.'
'Quirke has written with real honesty and bravery. The album is ethereal and grounded, making for a record that shows remarkable depth. The Embrace is a powerful indie anthem.'
- Hot Press Magazine
'Immersive, echoes of Mazzy Star, Laura Veirs, and Cat Power'
RTÉ Radio 1 Arena
'A stunning breakthrough debut album of mesmerizing indie-rock and folk... a grower of an album with great depth and texture that form an ethereal sound you can get lost in, bringing the listener into a deeper richer experience with every listen.'
'Into The Sea is an astonishing debut, embracing the sounds of indie rock, folk and traditional music with a modern twist and Susan’s own ethereal magic.'
- Irish Daily Mail
“Thanks to meditation, Susan has been incredibly influential on me as a professional rugby player, but more importantly in my life.”
- Andrew Conway, International Irish rugby player