What people are saying about the Basals!
Good Times Magazine: "As
always, (they) proved to be consummate musicians. Every move they make on stage exudes their readiness for stardom."
"...another jewel in the crown of Long Island music."
"If you're a music fan, you should buy it. If you are an A & R person, you should sign them.
Musician Magazine: Named Top 10% in the Best Unsigned Band competition.
Discmakers: Named Top 10% in the Best Unsigned Band competition.
Newsday: "The Basals have a lot to offer for an unsigned band -
an appealing combination to talent scouts seeking the next Garbage or
The Island Voice: "You'll love this band!"
Mixx Magazine: "The Basals command attention - a little punk, a
little pop, a little grunge, a little sarcasm - once you catch your
breath, you want more!"
The Music Paper: "Fine musicianship and clever arrangements are just two of the highlights here."
"...(the song) Time Bomb is definitely the ticket to a major label deal..."
"...band to look out for..."
Long Island Entertainment: "The Basals are a cross between some of the best female-fronted power
pop/new wave bands of the early 80's and pure 90's adrenaline."
"...a major label outfit momentarily going the grass roots road..."
The Music Connection: "...a sure bet for A & R."
Good Times Magazine: "Debut album so dynamic, so infectious, and so memorable - a grip on the
human condition from the view of the young American mainstream - reminiscent ofthe post punk radio favs of the early 80's."
"Strong songs, top shelf musicianship and a live show that should not be missed. Give The Basals your attention
if you're into the cutting edge radio of our day."
The Island Ear - "(The Basals) understands the roots of the alternative scene better than
most - inspired - musicianship first class."
More Sugar Entertainment - "The roguish, energetic voice of lead
singer Holli has a retro sound that
is reminiscent of Blondie and the B-52's - punky pop songs that are
playful and unerring. Frolicsome melodies that pull you into the
fascination of The Basals."
Rock Diva Magazine - "The Basals hold the crowd in the palm of their hands - a feast for
Alternative Rock Lovers."