Alternative Press (4/93, p.81) - "...[The Toasters] are more true to the original form of revival ska...it has an American feeling all its own: if two-tone left you cold, try the new, improved brand..."
Personnel: Rob "Bucket" Hingley (vocals, guitar); Cashew Myles, Paul Wright (vocals); Brian Sledge (trumpet); Erick Storckman (trombone); Dave Barry (keyboards); Matt Malles (bass guitar); Mo Roberts (drums).
Audio Mixers: Stanley Turpentine; Joe Jackson.
Recording information: Tiki studios, New York City; Z Studios, Brooklyn.
New York Fever is a fairly solid album from the Toasters, although it's more workmanlike than some of their more infectious efforts -- the songwriting could be a bit more polished and melodic in places instead of relying on the group's admittedly fine instrumental work. ~ Steve Huey