"I was showcasing for another label at the Exit/In, and Garth Fundis, president of Almo Sounds, was coming in to see somebody else. He happened to catch my set. I had always thought, though, that Garth would get what I'm doing."
- Yates Finds Long-Awaited Bloom in 'Flowers.' Chet Flippo. Billboard, May 24, 1997.