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Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits / Press

"... these guys never lose their sense of humor and humility when it comes to writing songs that expose all the horrible truths most of us try our damndest to avoid. The guys continue to laugh their way through this world with their signature “in your face” brand of anti-chaos oriented nonconformity... they’re still not afraid to fart at the dinner table of success, thus making them one of the finest duos in underground history."

"... Happily, the decade-long sojourn has only concentrated Bobby Joe Ebola's attack as illustrated by the fact that neither singer nor band ever really lets up through this thirteen-track run-time; like the unholy result of a drunken indiscretion that between Jello Biafra and Mojo Nixon, the band barks and spits a series of off-color indictments that take everything from Pop Tarts to Pac-Man to American politics to domestic terrorism into account as proof against the pitiful species that spawned it all... [the songs] which are all staggeringly intelligent, yes, but also smart enough to not get bookish or overly academic; choosing instead to rely on one-liners and plays on words and phrases... Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits find themselves basically peerless which means they have all of the spotlight in which to shine.

“A new release here from one of the Bay Area’s more notorious groups active during the ‘90s. What you get for your green are smart, topical tunes that fall well within the confines of “alternative rock”, but touch upon a number of stylistic genres - a little country here, a dash ‘o punk, a dabble of ‘50s rock - outside that pigeonhole and aren’t afraid to punctuate their points with some humor, resulting in a more colorful and creative palette than one usually runs into.”

Jimmy Alvarado - Razorcake

“... It had been ten years since the mighty BOBBY JOE EBOLA had recorded any new material, and people change a lot over ten years. The songs they created are so personal - a direct representation of their consciousness. The BOBBY JOE EBOLA of the past was miraculous: funny, talented, poetic, inspiring. Anyway, the first song kicks in and all I can do is grimace. This can’t be the direction they have gone! But then almost like they read my mind, the second song kicks in and brings the album back to life. It’s energetic, fun, interesting, great. The rest of the CD continues along this path, a rollercoaster of an album, sampling numerous styles, genres and moods. These guys are so incredibly talented, they can play anything. To anyone who hasn’t experienced this band yet, the closest comparison I can make is to WEEN. Like FRANK ZAPPA combined with post-breakdown BRIAN WILSON... And as it turns out, this album is a return-to-form for the band, and my expectations were satisfied.”

Fred Schrunk - Maximum Rock N Roll

"... Scathing? Absolutely. Blasphemous? Indeed. Clever and poignant? Without a doubt."