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Fred Mills, Detroit Metro Times, 22 October 2003

"'JAM PUNKS'?!? Uh-oh..." Is the guttural noise coming over the phone line a mock groan or the sound of genuine exasperation? I honestly can't tell, although after I read Richard Lloyd several more lines from Rolling Stone's just-published review of Rhino's Television reissues ("Television were the New York punk explosion's answer to the Grateful Dead"), I hear a long pause, then a chuckle.

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