Subtone is one of the figureheads of the German jazz scene. All five musicians belong to the "young, wild" generation that is now causing a sensation abroad as well.
Style cannot be learned. it comes from originality, experience and the courage to implement unusual sound-aesthetic ideas. The quintet Subtone [...] has style. It is able not only to present complexity with casual ease, but moreover to act as if a handful of savvy veterans were at work....
Ralf Dombrowski, Süddeutsche Zeitung