“The Push” reviewed by ShibbsterTweets

So, my good friend and colleague Ole aka ShibbsterTweets from Berlin has put together this very enjoyable and thorough review of my debut album “The Push” in the form of a detailed written post and the video below (English subtitles available!). The written review (in English) which goes into detail about all the individual tracks can be found here,and I highly recommend you read it! Haven’t downloaded or streamed the album yet? Here you go! Want to know how the album was made? Read this article detailing the making-of process of “The Push”.

Natalia Mateo’s “De Profundis” OUT NOW!

I’m beyond excited to tell you that today is the day the third Natalia Mateo album “De Profundis” (latin: “From the Depths”) hits stores and online outlets across the globe! It is our third album as a band and the second one to be released on the prestigious label ACT Music, and it has been a labour of love and dedication. I can say for certain that “De Profundis” is our most adventurous, diverse, and liberated album yet, and it truly shows the band in a new light. We’ve explored entirely new paths and have taken liberties we weren’t even thinking …

Natalia Mateo wins “Best Newcomer” @ ECHO JAZZ 2016

Wow it actually happened. Natalia Mateo just won the category “Best Newcomer” at the 2016 ECHO Jazz for the album “Heart Of Darkness”; An album that we all put our heart and soul into and one that I am incredibly glad I was a part of! Read more about the making of and the story behind this album here

Natalia Mateo nominated for 2 Jazz ECHOs!!!

Joy of joys! So this morning I woke up to these news… Natalia Mateo has been nominated for TWO Jazz ECHOs in the categories “Vocalist of the Year” and “Newcomer of the Year! Not that simply playing on this album and releasing it on the (also 4 time ECHO winning) label ACT Music was crazy enough but seeing how it now has been nominated in TWO categories of one of German Jazz’s most prestigious awards is simply thrilling! It’s not too long ago that this whole project started as a pure D.I.Y. endeavor in 2013… Man, life’s good! Check out this link to …

(German) Natalia Mateo in der Presse

Die Pressereaktionen zu der aktuellen Tour und dem kürzlich erschienenen Album sind unfassbar! Hier einige Auszüge und unten eine Auflistung der aktuell Online verfügbaren Artikel! „Frisch, neu, unkonventionell.“ / 4/5 Sterne – Stern „Zeitgemäß und überzeugend.“ – Spiegel Online “Oder gerät man eher ins Schwärmen angesichts des Bassspiels von Christopher Bolte? Allein sein Sound ist zum Niederknien.” – Südwestpresse „Von dunkler Schönheit.“ – Münchner Feuilleton „Ein überzeugendes wie mutiges Debüt“ – Radio Bremen „Eine ungewöhnliche Stimme mit einer vielversprechenden jungen Band.“ – Jazzthetik „Diese Musiker können alles. […] Eine ausgezeichnete Truppe auf sehr hohem, internationalem Niveau.“ – Südwestpresse   Hier …

“Heart of Darkness” is NordWestRadio’s CD tip!

Yet again a German radio station has chosen our album “Heart of Darkness” to be recommended and discussed. What a joy! 🙂 Read the German article and listen to the radio broadcast right here: http://www.radiobremen.de/nordwestradio/musik/cd-tipps/natalie-mateo100.html