Beautiful

"The beauty in Good’s art is his directness; you won’t find oblique here. No irony. No detachment whatsoever. It’s refreshing, and it reminds us what lies at the core of true folk music: direct communication. “For the Ancestors” is also musically gorgeous. Its loping rhythms support a gentle melody, vaguely recalling Paul Simon’s Graceland work...Read more...
Whatzup Magazine April, 2013

"The album’s tasteful and eclectic blend of folk, blue grass, straight up reggae, shuffling funk and Latin American rhythms soars from start to finish. It is this delightful combination of music that makes Beautiful zesty and satisfying. Further, there is an uplifting theme in the lyrics of love, hope, authenticity and universal harmony between people. In this day and age of economic down turn, layoffs and deep political polarization, Good’s theme of humanity hits the spot and is remarkably refreshing. Beautiful will lift your spirits on a dreary day and enhance your positive vibrations on a sun-shiny one." Read more...
Purple Walrus Press March, 2013

"...Beautiful is a collection of pure, honest tunes that burst with life and occasional instrumental color...While Mr. Good’s lyrics often bleed social concerns his earnest voice and aqueous blue eyes couldn’t be overbearing or preachy. His aim seems pure and universal – for all to realize how beautiful it is to live and grow..." Read more...
iSPY Magazine December, 2012 

"Chris is a fantastic musician and farmer who cares so much about the environment. He puts the mental in environmental because he's always thinking about how he can make the world a better place. Chris' debut album Beautiful is loaded with great songs featuring some of Michigan's finest musicians. I'll definitely be featuring it on my radio program in the weeks and months to come."
-Matthew Altruda, DJ/Host of TreeTownSound, Ann Arbor's 107.1FM

"Chris Good creates music infused with intentionality, ingenuity and integrity. The sweet grooves will make you long for that first warm spring day when you can open your windows. Beautiful inspires individual and group dance parties every time it is bursting through the speakers."
-Sarah Cleaver, singer-songwriter, Nervous but Excited 

"All of Chris' music comes from within-- there's no pandering to popular themes or pop-culture. He is sharing the true joy of his connection to the land and his community. At Rap For Food our core mission is to entice our community to take a step into the garden by expressing how GOOD it feels to be connected to the land and to know where our food comes from. Chris's new album Beautiful shares this sentiment and so much more!"
-Lucas DiGia, Rap for Food