Kate Bush/Tori Amos feel with an exotic Middle Eastern twist.... a sumptuous affair
a.d. amorosi, Philadelphia City Paper
A host of multicultural influences come into play.... Similar in nature -- but not necessarily in style -- to singers like Ofra Haza, Sinead O'Connor and Enya... delicate and ethereal, with a molten core and a clear, strong delivery....hauntingly embracing; there's also a real sense of movement here, which may be due in part to her background as a dancer as well as a musician. You can almost feel a physical expression manifested in the turn of an instrument or a percussive rhythm.
Carol Shutzbank, Big Shout
Full of the artful and ethereal sounds found on... albums ranging from those of Kate Bush to the Waterlillies', James' strength is drawn from her deft ability to create an inspired mood through her use of exotic rhythms and instruments.
CMJ, Certain Damage
Bush's theatrical, Olde English-balladry style is a sometime inspiration. …