“Australia's own Robert Fripp” - The Vine.
“Kirin J Callinan shows why he is this generation’s Rowland S Howard as he practically takes a razor to his guitar, torturing sounds out of it with the glee of the dentist in Marathon Man. Is it safe? No.” - Herald Sun
“If Robert Forster wasn't so busy producing boring triple j indie rock bands he'd probably write an essay about him” - Mess & Noise.
“(He was) sporting an outfit that looked like it was bought at a Michael Jackson garage sale” - The Brag.
“The question was raised: Is Kirin J Callinan the greatest guitarist in Australia?” - Beat Magazine.