Javier Álvarez a.k.a. Above Smoke, producer from Madrid proprietary and responsible of the sound quality of the underground label Deep Explorer music (mastering, mix and additional production). Usual collaborator in other labels like Bucketround, Signs of Authority or Sybaris with tracks, remixes or production labours. His beginning in the production area starts in 2000. In his firsts steps, Above was involved in the instrumental hip hop scene, always full of ,many elements from the jazz, the soul but later he lets his mind open to other styles like minimal, house, electro or broken beats.