Logan Richardson: "This particular group of men examplify what it means to be the propper pupil, in that individually they are either professors now or they soon will be professors. Because thats the way they work and think. (..) I was propositioned to work with studenst but it's working with professional musicians (...)."
Ewoud Ceulemans: "FONS listens to Radiohead, and is creative enough to make inventive jazz with that influence."
Philippe De Cleen: "We got lost in the poetically beautiful Solace and we got a explosive end that still got us dazzling. They were visibly satisfied and so were we. In the margins: nice to see how artist in residence Robin Verheyen came to have a look. The future looks bright for FONS..
Georges Tonla Briquet: "They convinced us with a solidly structured set and a wavy construction. When the tent slowly started to fill up, despite the early starting hour, we knew: jazz without media hype still has a future"