“The Truth Is Like The Sun takes an even more scenic route to its destination than did Green Is Good. It is the most distinctive release I have heard this year. It may also be the single best.”
— Pop That Goes Crunch
“One of the more intriguing releases in quite some time…seamlessly stitches together dozens of different influences into a cohesive quilt of modern pop…not a bum track out of ten!”
— Pop That Goes Crunch!
“Hyperbole is warranted. “Cruel Thing” is a thrilling, shiver-inducing torch song that condenses and focuses the Sharp Things’ best traits: their honkin’, eleven-members-strong sound, their savvy songwriting, and their infectious energy.” — All Music Guide
“His melodies are classic, unfettered lumps of yum, his arrangements seemed plucked from a different era and on the whole, Perry Serpa and his NYC-based orchestral pop outfit the Sharp Things have a wonderfully timeless quality to them.” —The Spill
“Here Comes The Sharp Things brims with wistful words and lush, careful arrangements that offer stylistic nods back to the ‘60s. But this is no nostalgic trip; instead, the Sharp Things manage a fine balance of the old and the new, and the result is an earnest, aching, and often finely crafted timelessness.” —All Things Considered