Sonica: So Below

So Below is an evocative live performance from Glasgow-based electronic musician, Alex Smoke. Fusing styles and ideas from several musical traditions, Smoke seeks to awaken a particular psychological state within the audience and connect us to a sense of something intangible beyond ourselves.nnFeaturing looped cello, synthesis, voice and immersive surround sound; the music will transcend Ex Teresa Arte Actual, taking listeners on a sublime sonic journey into the ether.nnSo Below is presented by Other World Music in association with Cryptic.nnPremiered in 2019 at the University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel, followed by performances at Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City as part of Seeing Hearing UK Mexico, a three-year collaboration between the UK and Mexico made possible with the support of Anglo Arts, the cultural department of The Anglo Mexican Foundation A.C; British Council Mexico; CMMAS (Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonoras).