About

Substrata is an international contemporary experimental music / sound art label and a research platform based in Mexico City.

The word Substrata. comes from a linguistic term that refers to the lexical, grammatical and phonetical vestiges of originary or ancient languages within the context of a linguistic hegemony.

From a research and multicultural optics, Substrata, tracks and signs contemporary artists and composers from Mexico, Latin America and the World that develops their work within the contexts/methods/sources of experimental music and sound art; releasing, producing, co-producing and/or commissioning albums or productions made for specific format.

We publish not just for the home listening sake but for suggest powerful epistemic insights inviting the listener to erosion it’s perception and transform it’s relationship with sound.

Substrata sees from the media archeology optics, bringing to the listener material made for specific formats (analog and digital).