Curt Smith, Tears for Fears (UK): “Finally getting to listen to CD’s given to me this year and Up Dharma Down‘s Bipolar is pretty great!”

Paul Buchanan, The Blue Nile (UK): “My favorite group. Beautiful, victorious, elegant, muscular music.”

Tim Bowness, No-Man (UK): “Bringing together an intense and original combination of styles and influences and blessed with the beguiling voice of Armi Millare, Up Dharma Down are a hit waiting to happen.”

Marc Cole, BBC UK: “The Manila band most likely to cross over to the lucrative Anglophone market of North America.”