The album received excellent reviews in the jazz press;
“Once in a while, an album like this appears on the horizon” London Jazz News
"Its one of those albums which creates it's own mood, an album to listen to from beginning to end....and then come back to it, time after time. Musicianship in service of the music more than the ego". Ken Avis (US Critic)
They have toured the UK twice with Arts Council funding, played in Paris and St Etienne and toured Poland, Germany and Belgium.
“ The musical and cultural polarity displayed by this International group from their diverse backgrounds is proof that open music can provide the perfect meeting place to create something unique" Iain Ballamy.
“Julian Costello is a sax lyricist, telling his stories of life’s ups and downs ... to impart strength, humour and even frailty” Jazz in Europe. "There's a sense of graceful lyricism, combined with an inner strength, in the playing of tenor and soprano saxophonist Julian Costello........Costello's improvising is carefully crafted, beautifully structured, and mellow” John Watson “Un trés bon saxophoniste britannique Culture Jazz France