20th Century Guitar Magazine

MRB PRODUCTIONS- An Englishman living downunder in Australia, guitarist Malcolm Battersby has a fine 2002 guitar instrumental CD available. Somewhere between the sonic guitarscapes of Mike Oldfield and the smooth jazz sounds of Lee Ritenour, Battersby takes a solid swing with the all instrumental Shades album. The 46 minute, six track, self-produced CD features several that run over nine minutes. With Malcolm's unique guitar stylings assisted by drummer Cameron Herbert, Shades is pleasurable album filled with cool sounding electric guitar instrumentals.

ABC Radio Australia

"Simply Beautiful".

WHUM985 Radio Station, Indiana, USA

"Man you really got it goin' on".


"One of the coolest and melodic damn guitar players I've heard in ages!"