"Five more years of playing and writing find Barclay's music stronger and more realized on his second album, Down Low...Barclay's found the low end of his vocal range these days, and uses it- along with more emotion and personality. It suits him especially when paired with dirty muscular riffs on tracks like "Get on Down the Road."
"Brother Chunky Band has been voted #1 in the ‘Best Jazz/Blues Band’ and #2 in ‘Best Party Band’ categories of our 15th Annual Daily Herald BEST OF UTAH VALLEY Reader’s choice awards! Congratulations!"
"Brother Chunky" was voted the #1 Jazz/Blues Band and the #2 Best Party Band in the Daily Herald Best of Utah Valley 2016 (Reader's Poll) - Daily Herald, Daily Herald (May 2016)
"Brother Chunky Band" was voted the #1 Jazz/Blues Band in the Daily Herald Best of Utah Valley 2015 (Reader's Poll)
“The "Brother Chunky Band" was voted as the #2 Best Jazz/Blues Band in the 2014 Daily Herald's Best of Reader's Poll”
"Take my new favorite song, “Chicken Pot Pie,” with its refrain, “I got something to say/Chicken Pot Pie, it’s OK.” It’s his simplicity and honesty that win me over here—and maybe just plainspoken warmth that comforts my cynical heart, just like a good chicken pot pie."
"Chunky, this album is utterly bloody brilliant!"
“The FatCat Radio Network has chosen the "Brother Chunky Band" as their Band of the Week (9/22/13).”
“The Brother Chunky Band is rated the #2 BEST PARTY BAND by the Daily Herald Readers Poll”
"If Brother Chunky's prayers were answered, the bi-monthly Big Variety Show would encompass more than musicians and the occasional comedian."