“More musically daring and athletic than any other Tango Orchestra around. These boys can chew the scenery, masticating in wild abandon. Your Mama's tango, this most certainly is not.” TIMEOUT
“The sound is gutsy, raw, full of staccato… with occasional lyrical flourishes(…) The effect is very powerful.” SONGLINES
“Astillero sound real: real enough to convince the veteran as well as the newly converted, who will want to know what contemporary tango is about.” LA NACION
“urban, restless edginess… offers real originality.” fROOTS MAG
“Finely-honed arrangements project the classic sound of the instruments with the force of a rock-band. It’s brand-new heavy tango!” WOMEX
“…firmly rooted in the music’s deep traditions, they do take daring, even dark and dangerous new directions in composition and content.” MONTREAL MIRROR