“…The band’s hallmark of top-notch musicianship remains. There are no passengers in this band.”

-Goldmine Magazine

“McCarty was in his element with musicians who not only know the classic hits, but really feel the music….The smiles on the faces of the audience said it all”

-Pasadena Independent

“This 2016 line-up matches up favorably with the line-ups in the Yardbirds heyday; … Jim McCarty and The Yardbirds have certainly done their part in saving American Music.”


“The irresistible mix of Chicago blues, American pop, boogie, rich vocal harmonies and Indian exoticism teamed with McCarty’s swinging yet patented militaristic groove was in full glory…”

-Jazz Weekly

“The show marinated in good old-fashioned rock, allowing each musician to take the crowd on a ride. Through booming bass lines and electrifying guitar shreds to deep drum thunder and harmonica howls, The Yardbirds brings the greatness of ’60s rock to the now, lifting the crowd higher until time melts.”

-The Bay