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Having spent more than five years on his music, Alexander Giannascoli (Alex G) has crafted an authentic, unconventional genre comprised of indie rock and lo-fi music. (Sandy) Alex G's bedroom served as the incubator for his brand of music. Eventually, he took his music to Bandcamp. His fan base continues to grow steadily as his original music is shared through word-of-mouth, social media and tours.
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Born Alexander Giannascoli, (Sandy) Alex G was raised in Havertown, Pennsylvania, where at the advent of his teenage years, he started working on his music. In an interview with nylon.com, (Sandy) Alex G explained: "I always wrote little songs, but they were really bad. Being a little kid, I'd sit at whatever instrument, and I always preferred making stuff up as opposed to learning other people's stuff..."
As a high school student, (Sandy) Alex G cut a pair of albums with the help of his friends. He dabbled in various genres at this time as well and also played in a band coined as The Skin Cells.
Following high school, (Sandy) Alex G became a student at Temple University, working toward a degree in English. When he wasn't hitting the books, (Sandy) Alex G was hitting house parties. And in 2011, he posted his debut single, "Sandy," on Bandcamp. The single was followed by the release of four records and an EP on Bandcamp. Eventually, the media got wind of (Sandy) Alex G's talent. Philadelphia magazine even applauded (Sandy) Alex G's 2012 effort, Trick. His profile was elevated through grassroots efforts, blogs and testimonials from other artists.
In 2014, (Sandy) Alex G issued DSU through Orchid Tapes. Also in 2014, (Sandy) Alex G put Temple University in his rearview mirror, leaving right before his senior year to work on music on a full-time basis.
That's exactly what he's doing these days and couldn't be happier. In an interview with Michael Unger, (Sandy) Alex G said, "... I'm most happy if I can play a show and make enough money so that I can pay my bills. The type of venue doesn't matter to me, as long as the shows are good."
As for his future goals, (Sandy) Alex G said he is consistently focused on producing the next album and that's always his "biggest challenge." He said, "... As soon as I finish a record I say 'oh shit, I have nothing left to say.' Trying to figure what the next thing will be is always the biggest challenge..."
(Sandy) Alex G's discography is comprised of RACE (2010); WINNER (2011); TRICK (2015); RULES (2015); DSU (2014); and Beach Music (2015).
(Sandy) Alex G covers topics in his songs that include maturing, mental illness and unrequited love. He is often likened to Elliott Smith, composer and singer, who also serves as an inspiration to (Sandy) Alex G.
Witness (Sandy) Alex G in a live performance, and you will be witness to an artist who commands the attention of everyone around him simply with his voice. There's no distracting lights or an over-the-top stage persona; there's just (Sandy) Alex G and his emotive lyrics.
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