The Georgia Straight

straight.com

"If there’s one thing that comes up repeatedly during a gorgeously sun-soaked lunch with members of the Boom Booms, it’s the importance of seeing the world. This won’t surprise anyone familiar with the East Vancouver sextet’s debut, ¡Hot Rum!, which is packed with feel-good songs that suggest someone’s been crate-digging in the world-music sections of finer record stores.”