"Bet you can't stay all night without the ceiling spinning like color wheels."
". . .a confluence of African and European music traditions with funky instrumental rhythms and occasional psychedelic overtures. Jungle calls and trills combined with indecipherable words and indefinable instruments spell adventure."
"Greensboro's Brand New Life bends dub, Afrobeat and calypso—really, any music with which you'd score a party—through a prism."
". . .eye opening lyrics (literally) and a dose of worldly pizazz. . ."
"Your best bet may be eight-piece party pack THE BRAND NEW LIFE, whose intoxicating, horn-led exultations take a kaleidoscopic view of jazz dosed with Afrobeat and other world influences."
". . .an eight-man juggernaut of polyrhythm and brass. . ."