"Headless Fowl is indeed cool" - Jello Biafra
"A high-octane musical experience"
"Big John Bates is one of Vancouver's most notorious musicians"
"Big John Bates is an irresistible hipster draw"
"Without a doubt, Big John Bates would scare the accountants at any major record company out of their neatly pressed pants. Like a '57 Chevy on the road out of Helltown, Big John Bates is not stopping for anyone."
"Big John Bates is not only a band; they are an infectious lifestyle choice that needs to be absorbed by all of humankind."