Alex Smoke/Alex Menzies is an electronic music producer and composer from Glasgow.
He has released five albums and myriad singles as Alex Smoke and Wraetlic, and has also been an in demand remixer, working on music by everyone from Steve Reich to Depeche Mode. He also tours extensively, performing live all over the world.
His background in classical music has also led to composing for orchestral musicians and writing music for film and TV, working most recently with the highly respected Scottish Ensemble on a full score for the 1926 film of Faust, and scoring the BBC series’ Order & Disorder and Mechanical Marvels. He also works frequently alongside respected visual artist Florence To in the creation of site-specific installation pieces as CØV, currently working on a series of pieces of varying scale exploring the world of ritual sound and modal music.
February 2nd, 2016
January 22rd saw the release of Alex Smoke’s m...
April 10th, 2015
Stauner EP out now on Optimo Trax. A1) Remembe...
September 12th, 2014
Following the release of his releases on R&S t...
May 13th, 2014
Following his critically acclaimed debut for the l...
January 6th, 2014
Following the release of his LP for Convex I...
October 8th, 2013
Seminal imprint R&S Records will celebrate its...
March 2nd, 2013
Another cold and dark winter in Berlin comes t...
January 11th, 2013
Debuting and documented at MUTEK 2012, thi...
December 6th, 2012
Straight off the back of his recent EP on 'Vakant'...
November 22nd, 2012
Alex Smoke returns to 'Vakant' for a 4-track EP en...
Alex Smoke @ Arkham - Shanghai, CN
Alex Smoke @ FAUST - Seoul, KR
Alex Smoke @ Kompass - Ghent, RU
Alex Smoke @ Grelle Forelle - Vienna, AT