Mockit Music : "Fighting In The Disco"
"More frantic, fearless punk from these Ayrshire tearaways. After a recent string of chaotic Glasgow gigs at the infamous Priory, they are fast becoming the ones to watch amongst the scene"
Original article here : https://mockitmusic.wixsite.com/mockitmusic/blog/mm-new-music-weekly6
Small Music Scene: King Tuts New Years Revolution Festival
"would dish out a batch of other pungent, aggressive punky numbers"
Patchchord News: Live at Troon Festival
"Noisy and in your face, Refuge Island are full of brashy punk attitude- love it"
"Above Board - single review"
"The track emits a captivating rage with singer/songwriter Wullie O reflective of a man possessed. The expulsion of energy clocks in at just over two minutes and with the discharge of frantic guitar playing ensuring the debut offering penetrates the airwaves in a manner that slaps any dreamy listener awake."
Third Class Ticket radio show :
"There is no need to take REFUGE from this band. It’s in your face Indie Punk of the highest standard."
Full review here
The Glasgowist : Above Board Review
"the debut single Above Board is a modern love story with an edgy perspective"
Full review here : http://www.glasgowist.com/refuge-island-release-debut-single-above-board/