The Reason Why Vol. 2 proffers further takes on an
eclectic array of music…the instrumental band consistently serves up
scintillating arrangements that present the work in dynamic, new light.
It helps that Kajfes is surrounded by some of Sweden's best players, but
the vision is all his. On the group's new record I keep hearing the
Subtropic Arkestra as the Menahan Street Band transported to
Communist-era Eastern Europe—that's a big compliment in my book.” Peter
Margasak, Chicago Reader (USA)