"Rob Dehlinger is an exhilarating, charismatic trumpet player. His intoxicating playing bursts with flying colors. He is also a dynamic front man, his singing brimming with blue-eyed soul."
- Jazz Corner
"That was fantastic... I loved it! It's better than when Neil Diamond wrote about ET!"
- Anthony Breznican (Senior Writer, Entertainment Weekly)
“Dehlinger’s seedy trumpet fuels “Oh Marie” with the kind of dangerous edge that conjures vivid images of drunken speakeasies. Dehlinger’s singing is magnetic. ”
- Jazz Corner
"The Alpha Rhythm Kings are amazing!"
- Ashley Eckstein (Actress, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels, and Fashion Designer, Her Universe)
" Trumpeter/vocalist Rob Dehlinger commands the group with charm and addictive joy."
- No Depression Magazine
“I was so excited to see Rob Dehlinger front his new band, the Alpha Rhythm Kings... What a great group of musicians, with a great sound. Dancers take note...!”
— Susan Glatzer (Director, "Alive and Kicking")
"Probably the best (musical) introduction I have ever received in my life! My hat is off to him. Robert...that was excellent."
- Stephen Stanton (Voice actor, "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story", "Life Itself", "Star Wars: Rebels")
"I sent your excellent 'Tribute to Marty' to Richard Sherman (legendary Disney songwriter). ...I really enjoyed your excellent version!"
- Marty Sklar (Author and head of Disney Imagineering)
"Dehlinger sings like a street corner watch salesman as he jives around..."
- Jazz Weekly
"You've got something. I knew Miles and Trane. They had something. You've got something."
- George Russell (Composer, MacArthur Fellow, and Rob's former teacher)
"No one's ever written a theme song for me before. ...Great!...Wonderful!"
- James Kahn (Author, "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi" novelization", Screenwriter, "Star Trek: The Next Generation", producer of TV show "Melrose Place")
"I got chills... You reminded me so much of my father."
- Lena Prima (Vocalist, daughter of treasured trumpeter/singer Louis Prima)
"Your music...I very much enjoyed it."
- Van Dyke Parks (Songwriter/Singer, famed Brian Wilson/Beach Boys collaborator)
"Oh! That (Rob's music) was killer! You're going to have to send it to me so that I can play it when I wake up every morning. ..I love it man, that's great!"
- Mark Dodson (Voice actor, "Star Wars, Episode VI: Return of the Jedi", "Gremlins")