Getting Sober For The End Of The World
2020 (Lamington Records)
" Getting Sober has such warmth and heart to it. This is Darren’s finest set of recordings. And you need to hear it. "
Simon Sweetman (Off The Tracks)
" It is as unexpected as it is utterly engaging."
Graham Reid (Elsewhere)
Too Many Millionaires
2018 (Beluga Records)
"Anyone who thinks only Americans can authentically sing the blues should listen to this album by the New Zealander Darren Watson. It’s outstanding from beginning to end – the finest acoustic blues CD this reviewer has heard in quite some time."
Blues Matters Magazine (UK)
Saint Hilda's Faithless Boy
2010 (Red Rocks Records)
"This is world class. We are lucky to have him. More people should know that."
Simon Sweetman (Dominion Post)
"The quality of his songwriting and the easy assertiveness of the performances convince."
Gary Steel (Metro)