The Wire Magazine, Dec 2016
“Dynamic improvisation between drums and guitar hitting every right note…this album is heavier than most things this year.” — Ryan Hall, Tome to the Weather Machine
Svengali Gaze reviewed by The Metal Dad, November 2016.
New Haven Independent concert review w/Xylouris White & Marisa Anderson, November 2016
Rivener's Svengali Gaze included in Avant Music News' Picks of the Week, November 2016.
Best of 2015 Honorable Mention from Avant Music News
Rivener featured in The Hartford Courant by Michael Hamad, September 2015
Nice mention/review of Fires in Repose in Terrascope Online, July 2015
Review of Fires in Repose in Cassette Gods, June 2015
Review of Fires in Repose in Tome to the Weather Machine, April 2015
Fires in Repose featured in IMPOSE Magazine's Week in Pop, April 2015
Rivener's debut Fires in Repose included in Avant Music News' Picks of the Week, March 2015.