“With a minimalistic pop approach and seamless melody, Merrily James stuns…”

“Brooklyn's own Merrily James loads her pop pistol and fires off five fervent rounds aimed directly at the heart. Her debut EP, titled simply Opia, details her strength as a storyteller -- a reckless and striking mural of her life in the city. There is plenty of depth and nuance to sink your teeth into with tracks like Sticky Fingers and Naked Pictures, glued together with a weighty vocal performance.”

“Her talent combined with knack for writing songs, that are delicious as ear candy yet resonate with realities and truth, is sure to secure grand things to come…”