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Grungy Paper

"Canadian Musician [Ivan Hartle] following family's footsteps discovers international fans"

"Hartle has an ability to connect with people and that comes through with his music. It’s just in him. It’s just who he is"

“This is BC: North Vancouver man pivots from baseball to music"

Grungy Paper

"Combines the laidback side of the Black Pumas with the West Coast soul of Allen Stone"

"From start to finish, ‘Love in the Lead’ sets itself apart, unveiling a more vulnerable and soulful dimension to Ivan Hartle in 2024"

"“Follow Suit” opens with a guitar sound you might hear on a porch if the wind’s blowing right. “You Got Me” is sweetened with harmonies"

Grungy Paper

"An EP full of tunes that meld together folk, blues, and soul, with raw guitar that acts as an ideal accompaniment to Hartle's smooth and skillful voice"

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