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Alex Oakley

Rank #42 US Columbus, OH Alternative / Punk Rock

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Sounds Like: Nirvana, Pixies, Fugazi, Sex Pistols, Bad Brains

Bio: I've been interested in music since I was about 15, and after I graduated high school I started to get involved with music on a more serious level. After several failed band attempts I started to write what would eventually be my EP. Some songs have been around for a while, and others are much mo... See Full Bio

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“i just finished listening to your ep and wanted to say congrats. overall i would say you have made a masterpiece. it is raw and real. your lyrics are passionate and formed within a kind of midwestern minimilism or haiku. your singing/phrasing is quite original even 'jazz-like' in how you let the syllables fall across the music lines unfettered by any boring pop sensibilities based on the formulaic ear candy that ultimately confines one's expression. my favorite track thus far is 'escape' with the 3 note rhythmic punch smashing through the seemingly impenetrable wall of hometown burdens and boredoms. fucking brilliant mate! love the cover too. you must continue making more music/art lad! bob mould used to write like this the fucking wanker... proud of you dude!”
—  Musician/Drum Teacher, Paul Richards
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Just an update
Sep 27, 2012
So, Thoughts from a Different Time has been released, and in case you wanted to ... [more]
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  • Potion13 (Artist) Potion13
    Stopping by to show some support! Best of luck with your projects!! Cheers from Montréal, Danielle,Potion13
  • Otto Zone (Artist) Otto Zone
    2013 !!! May this new year bring great success your way !!!...oz
  • Maxlink AkA Dark Angel (Artist) Maxlink AkA Dark Angel
    very best to you
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  • Song Plays 199

  • Total Fans 246

  • ReverbNation Fans 134

  • Facebook Likes 79

  • Twitter Followers 21

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