San Telmo Lounge
By the end of 2001, after completing musical studies in New York, MD returned to Argentina with the idea of experimenting the fusion of electronic music, tango and jazz. With this in mind, he made several demos in his study and decided to look for other musicians to form San Telmo Lounge. In this way, STL was completed in 2003 with Pablo Gaitán in bandoneon, Lucas Polichiso in keyboards and Maximiliano Natalutti in violin. In September of the same year, they successfully released their first album McDougall Tango, making shows throughout the country.
By the end of 2001, after completing musical studies in New York, MD returned to Argentina with the idea of experimenting the fusion of electronic music, tango and jazz. With this in mind, he made several demos in his study and decided to look for other musicians to form San Telmo Lounge. In this way, STL was completed in 2003 with Pablo Gaitán in bandoneon, Lucas Polichiso in keyboards and Maximiliano Natalutti in violin. In September of the same year, they successfully released their first album McDougall Tango, making shows throughout the country.In 2005 they released their second album Madrugada en Backceloniaa, featuring Noelia Moncada as a guest singer. In October 2007 they released their third album: Electrocardiotango. This album shows a change to the format of the instrumental song, reaffirming the richness in arrangements of their previous albums and featuring the voices of Lidia Borda and Sandra Corizzo, as guest artists.
With this work, they obtained the MUSI award in the Category Best Group of Instrumental Tango (prize granted by the Union of Musicians of Rosario) and a nomination to the Gardel Prize, in the category Best Electronic Tango Album.
During 2008 and 2009, they featured Electrocardiotango in important festivals in Argentina and went on tours abroad, giving shows in Germany, Holland, Italy and France and in Latin America, in the cities of Brasilia, San Pablo, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Campinas, Sao Jose dos Campos, Araraquara y Montevideo.
In September 2010, they independently released their fourth album Al Filo, receiving praises of the specialized press and the public. The album features important guests as Juan Subirá (Bersuit), Adrián Abonizio, Pablo Mainetti, Palo Pandolfo and Coki de Bernardis. 10 years after the release of their first album, they bring out 2013 VIVO EN ROSARIO. This 20 tracks CD and DVD release contains a review of their 4 albums with live acoustic reversions, plus 2 unreleased tracks with guest musicians from the city of Rosario.
In 2014 the group returns to embark on a new European tour visiting the countries of Holland, Germany and Switzerland and ended the year with a historic free concert in Rosario with Litto Nebbia, Ruben Goldín , Gonzalo Aloras , Fabian Gallardo and Coki.
In 2016, the group released his 6th album called DOBLE IMPERFECTO . This album is a double release with 10 vocal songs and 10 instrumental songs. This time the group joined the bandoneon Ariel Aguilar, on the occasion of the establishment in The Nederlands of Pablo Gaitan, and definitely adds the voice of Laura Cardini and the already known on bass and drums duo of Tutu Rufus and Sebastian Mamet.
Doble Imperfecto
2016
Vivo en Rosario
2013
Al Filo
2010
Electrocardiotango
2007
Madrugada en Backcelonia
2005
McDougall Tango
2003
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