Spin - "[With] the cheery piano of 'The Sun,' the brass P-funk orchestra of 'Inspired By,' and the sampler-stretched guitar of 'I Like the Way That You Talk'..."
Paste (magazine) - "Gab is older, wiser and still a mesmerizingly skilled wordsmith. He's at his best on propulsive, uptempo cuts like 'Blacka' and 'I Like the Way You Talk'..."
Audio Mixers: Chief Xcel; Erik Madrid; Ian McDonald .
Recording information: Accompong Compound, Oakland, CA; badabing Studios, Paris, France; Transistor Sound Studio, San Rafael, CA.