BIOGRAPHY Alex Lopez is an acclaimed guitarist, prolific songwriter and emerging artist recognized for his electrifying live performances. Critics have said he is "capable of revitalizing the blues for a new generation" and he is quickly taking the blues/rock scene by storm.
Alex was born in the heartland of Rock n Roll Cleveland Ohio and started playing keyboards before becoming inspired by British blues/rock bands to master the guitar. Influenced by greats like Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and Jimi Hendrix, Alex spent young adulthood performing in clubs and recording original songs in small studios while polishing his songwriting skills. Since his move to Florida to attend college, Alex spent years as the vocalist and lead guitarist of the wildly popular rock band Reminiscion before striking out on his own.
In September of 2013 Alex released the self-recorded album "Back Bedroom Blues" a collection of all original blues and blues/rock songs on which he played all instruments and introduced his formidable skills as a blues guitarist and singer/songwriter. In 2015 Alex Lopez released his
second album "Is It A Lie" with his newly formed band "The Xpress" to excellent reviews. His third album, "Slowdown" achieved a new level of success with international recognition and critical acclaim rising up the blues, jam and Americana charts with worldwide airplay and earning Alex fans across the globe. The latest opus "Yours Truly, Me" went to #6 on the blues/rock radio charts and clearly positioned Alex to continue his ascent in contemporary blues.
With his seasoned band The Xpress, Alex has performed at festivals through-out the Southeast to include: • The Florida State Fair • The Wines the Blues Festival • Dunedin Mardi Gras Festival • The Blues Bash at the Ranch • The Venice Blues Festival • The Sun and Fun Festival • The Spirit of Woodstock Festival • Camping with The Blues • Wesley Chapel Arts and Blues Festival As well as performing concerts at prestigious venues and theatres. Alex has performed nearly 500 concerts and is known for his high-energy and engaging shows.
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