Great New Review from

the rock officeBe sure to check out a review of The Valley EP from our friend Bill at His site was voted this year to be the Best Music Blog, Best Podcast and Best Writer in Cleveland Scene Magazine (Cleveland, OH) so this is quite an honor!

Here’s an excerpt: Seth Paul Macchi’s debut release The Valley EP is a uniquely and carefully crafted take on modern midwestern Rock and Roll…

You can check out the full review here

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“Bitter Root” included in songwriter compilation from the UK

a lonely ghost burning coverBitter Root from my latest release, The Valley EP, has been included in a songwriter compilation album called “beautiful songwriting vol. 2”. The UK based group that puts together these compilations is called A Lonely Ghost Burning. All the other artists on the album are really fantastic so it’s an honor to be included. You can download the whole thing for free here! Here’s what A Lonely Ghost burning had to say about my music:

“A brooding darkness rolls through much of Seth Paul Macchi’s The Valley, a claustrophobic melancholy that remains present even when the lyrics suggest a more positive outlook; the self-torment eminently relatable and like a beacon to the listener, as a flame is to the moth.” – Jamie Downes (A Lonely Ghost Burning)