– Mpls/St. Paul Magazine Top 10 Holiday Show 2012
“Katie McMahon has an amazingly clear and soulful voice that imbues Irish Christmas songs with the sadness and sparkle they need to be, well, Irish”.
-Feature in the March 2012 Minnesota Monthly
“Katie McMahon Deserves a Kiss – She was the lead singer of Riverdance. Now she’s our Celtic Woman.”
– City Pages Review of “Christmas Angels”
McMahon’s lovely, soaring, silvery soprano seems to originate in celestial realms.
-Star News, Elk River (Britt Aamodt) “Riverdance soloist to perform at Zabee
Katie McMahon believes in the power of the human voice. She believes in its power to kindle imagination, to bridge distances, to reach into the audience and pull listeners to their feet.
– Duluth News Tribune: (John Ziegler) “ Mc Mahon provides magical start to the holiday season Katie McMahon’s Celtic Christmas is a musical feast for the ears and eyes. It brings in the season with old world traditions and masterful musicianship.
-Duluth News Tribune: 2008 “Katie McMahon brought her dazzling voice, her sparkling personality, a wealth of Irish musical tradition, and a troupe of some of the finest Twin Cities musicians “
– Minnpost.com – “A mix of traditional and contemporary Irish folk music, carried by her silvery soprano.” -Reveillemag.com feature story and interview
“…It’s time for the Twin Cities scene to get hip to other kinds of traditional music being made in our backyards — and lucky for us, Riverdance veteran Katie McMahon is here to show us the way.” St. –