"Fantastic players, with fantastic presence. Their spontaneous after-hours street performance at our 2012 festival was one of those magical festival moments, and has set a precedent for future festivals."
- Northern Lights Festival Boréal

"Delightful stuff!"
- Frank Hennessy, BBC Radio Wales

“Cicada Ball absolutely flies from the first moment… Breathtakingly jaunty… a palpable love of the music”
-Songlines Magazine

“It’s the little idiosyncrasies that each member brings through their playing that define The Boxcar Boys’ raw sound.”
-Toronto Jazz Festival

"While each member of the band is a virtuoso in his or her own right, it is the groove, dedication to the tunes, group synergy… that sets them apart."
-Canadian Folk Music

"Reverent traditionalists [that] offer simple pleasures with excellent execution"
-Kitchener Record

"21st-century eclectics, mixing Roma, roots and plain-old rambunctious whimsy... [The Boxcar Boys] are guaranteed to put a smile on your face.”
-Toronto Star