Alex is a veteran of the Bay Area music scene, having played bass in numerous bands in the early/mid 90's. In 2000 he went back to his roots, switching back to acoustic guitar, and began writing his own tunes. He formed the acoustic duet Ms.Quito with artist/performer Allison Hennessey, as well as collaborated with long-time musical partner Mark Edgar, forming the guitar/conga based duo The Acoustik Projekt.
In 2001 he released a solo EP, 'Songs About Love, Loss... and Money'. His new album with Mark, simply called 'The Acoustik Projekt', is set for a July 2011 release. He is currently touring as a solo acoustic artist, as well as writing and performing in several musical projects.