...it’s easy to sample Charles Mingus, but it’s far harder to make music that Mingus would have liked.
— Afropunk
There is some serious Native Tongues flavor injected into this well-rounded 8-piece of Mid-Western funk.
— Okayplayer
While many Chicago bands strive hard for originality, it’s unlikely that any of them could best Sidewalk Chalk...
— Chicago Tribune
Sidewalk Chalk dispels all the neat little boxes that individuals like to place musicians in as their sound is a fruit salad of hip-hop, jazz, soul and a splash of funk.
— SoulBounce