Testimonials

"Samantha Carlson sings the jazz standards in a rich, pure crystalline voice most singers only dream of and we are thrilled she will be bringing her superb talent to The 404 Stageroom! With smooth musical backing by pianist Phillip Burkhead and bassist Matt McCoy, Samantha will display her lush vocals on songs like Day In-day Out, Misty, Song of Raintree County, The Man I Love, Embraceable You, A Foggy Day, and many more. Experience jazz standards as if for the first time through the vocal joie de vivre of Samantha Carlson!" -- 404 Club, Covington, KY

"Ms Carlson and her keyboard player were excellent. Their talent and sensitivity to the 40's, and 50's music we requested was appreciated. Her voice is golden, and will not disappoint!" -- Cheryl B, Veterans reunion, Dayton OH - September 2015


"The young lady is very talented. I listened to her work, and she is truly a gifted Jazz singer who brought back very good memories of days gone by" -- Ritzy Lee, Former member of the Del-Vikings


'It was a pleasure watching you and your band at work, we will be back to see you again soon.' -- Bobby Lewis, former member (singer) of Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose (PHOTO shown on "Photo Gallery" page)


'Your performance at Somethin' Jazz was fantastic!!! Especially enjoyed "Come Back to Sorrento". Again your diction and pronunciation were perfect.' -- Douglas and Barbara M., New York


"Samantha is a versatile vocalist who sings with great style and feeling. Be sure to check this lovely songbird out!!!" -- Camille S., jazz vocalist, Cincinnati, Ohio


 'You and your band Swingtime were amazing! Thank you so much for making wedding a wonderful night' -- Sandy M., Cincinnati Ohio


'You and your other two fellow vocalists with your 17 piece Swing Band were so impressive, that we were thoroughly entertained the entire evening. I can enjoy any kind of music when it is done well, and your guys were outstanding, and my entire group of 18 or so just had a great time.' -- Bobby H., Cincinnati Ohio


"Samantha has an amazing voice and stage presence" -- Robb W., professional videographer, Cincinnati, Ohio


"Huge Samantha Fan!"-- Joe Whalen, WHPC radio, New York