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Isaac Guzman reviews Danger Bongo Crossing

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"Danger Bongo Crossing" is recognized for excellence in songwriting, performance, and sound quality. 

"...the Beatniks have crafted a singular sound that defies easy categorization but provides ample reward to the intrepid seeking out surprises that otherwise go overlooked." -- Isaac Guzman 

The Village Connection

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The Bossa Nova Beatniks in a feature article in The Village Connection.

The Balkan from Yugoslavia

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 The Bossa Nova Beatniks written up in Yugoslavia's national newspaper the "Balkan" -"music for all times and all countries." --- Dragan Stajic 

Fall Festival

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 The Bossa Nova Beatnik appearance at the Huntington Fall Festival 2015 is hearalded.

Off Off Off

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 "The Bossa Nova Beatniks turn   the lilt of tropical island music into an idiosyncratic melange fit for the   edgiest downtown club." -- Joshua Tanzer for offoffoff.com

Rootstime from Belgium

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 Tommy Numbers & the Wildcats written up in "Rootstime" out of Belgium.
"continue dancing   and rock out for half an hour on these nine delicious covers" 

The Tom Gould Interview

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Claude Gagne sits down with Bossa Nova Beatnik front man to talk about "Flyboy & the Rhythm Bandits

Fishbone picks The Bossa Nova Beatniks

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When asked to pick their favorite songs, the first pick was "Papa La Ska" by the Bossa Nova Beatniks

United Airlines

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INK 19 magazine talks Bossa Nova Beatniks and their United Airlines success.

Capsule Review by Mark Waterbury

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Gould's vocals compared to Roy Orbison and Sting.

Rootstime Reviews "For the Fun"

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Our favorite Belgium Magazine talks about the "For the Fun" album.

Greg Fasolino talks "Heart to Beat"

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"Heart is consistently pleasing."

La Hora Del Blues

"This recording will fulfil your expectations and guarantee a more than a complete satisfaction."

 Great review on the Internet - "smart, seductive songs in the best possible light" 

Nightbeat

"The Moon Unit" gets a rave review in the Newsday's Nightbeat... "You won't believe this disc was

"The Moon Unit" gets a rave review in the Newsday's Nightbeat... "You won't believe this disc was recorded live in one take." --Kevin Amorim

Cincinnati City Beat

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 Mike Breen of Cincinnati describes the Beatniks as "smokey gruff cool...swagering rugged and poetic" 

Sam Ash

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 www.bnbeatniks.com receives Music Homepage of the Week from www.samash.com. 

Newsday

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 "Got Them Rayguns" gets tremendous reviews in the New York newspaper "Newsday". 

Newsday feature article

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Newsday see the Suitcase Sized Beatnik Studio in the guise of a Roland VS-880. They say "a sound that rivals the polish of major label releases, which frequently cost $100,000 or more. " 

Shaun Dale reviews Moonlit Bossa

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 Tom Gould never fails to surprise, and the surprises he cooks up never fail to delight. It's no surprise at all, though, that he's done it again. 

LI Voice

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"Danger Bongo Crossing" is recognized by the Voice.  "...coconut-scented relief to all." Ian D'Giff 

WFUV FM Radio

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Danger Bongo Crossing

is #38 in the best 50 albums of 1999. 

Village Voice

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The Beatniks rock C.B.G.B. as their performance reaches people around the world via streaming media. 

Long Islander review by George Wallace

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“Bossa Nova Beatniks…true to the hybridization suggested by the name”

Ashley Blanz talks Cruise Night

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"Your mix tape was fire."


WNKU FM Radio

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"Danger   Bongo Crossing" enters the charts at #1 where it remains for a solid   month.

We were a question on the SAT

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"(D) The experience of the Bossa Nova Beatniks, however, is a rare exception to the rule."

The Courier-Journal

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Bossa Nova Beatniks are welcome when they travel as seen by this clipping from The Courier-Journal - Louisville, Ky 

The "Band Name Book"

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The Bossa Nova Beatniks are featured in The Band Name Book by Noel Hudson.

Gould plays Carnegie Hall

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“Kentucky-born singer-songwriter has substantial talent.”

NBT from Scotland

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Early press from Scotland about the Gould Guy for "now" people back then.