Alex G

Alex G



Alexander Giannascoli (born 1993), better known by his stage name Alex G or (Sandy) Alex G,[1] is a multi-instrumentalist from Philadelphia who started his career as a bedroom singer/songwriter, building up an audience through a series of DIY releases on Bandcamp.[2] Following the critical acclaim of Giannascoli's sixth album DSU[3]—featured as a Best Album of 2014 by Noisey,[4] Consequence of Sound,[5] The Washington Post,[6] Vogue,[7] CMJ,[8] and Time Out[9]—UK label Lucky Number Music stepped in to physically re-issue Alex's earlier releases Trick and Rules. Previously only available via Bandcamp, the albums were professionally mastered and made commercially available for the very first time.[10]



Rocket is a studio album by Alex G, released in 2017 on Domino Recording Company.
Brick is a song by musical artist (Sandy) Alex G, released on May 4, 2017.
Sportstar is a song by musical artist (Sandy) Alex G, released on May 4, 2017.
Proud is a song by musical artist (Sandy) Alex G, released on April 4, 2017.

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Popular Albums6

Album Appearances & References7

Popular Songs9

Book References & Influences1

Collaborators & Influencers3


Spotify - Albums & Singles3


Spotify - Appears On10


Spotify - Top Tracks10


News Articles15

Alleged embezzlement at Sonnen car dealerships in Marin County hit $6.3M in losses
  –  January 17, 2018
Amir Bakhtiari, Arlette Casino and Austin Caba were arrested for their respective roles in an alleged conspiracy and fraud scheme, according to acting United States Attorney Alex G. Tse, based in San Francisco. According to the indictment, from at least ...
Why You Should Learn to Hike Off Trail
  –  January 15, 2018
I still have no idea what they were in such a hurry for, but the experience was epic nonetheless.” - Alex G., BACKPACKER contributor “On an overnight trip through Sam Houston National Forest, I hiked off-trail towards a hopeful primitive campsite.
Feds arrest Santa Rosa woman on conspiracy, wire fraud charges tied to Marin auto dealer
  –  January 14, 2018
Arlette Casino, 47, was taken into custody along with fellow suspects Amir Bakhtiari, 50, of Newport Beach, and formerly of Marin County, and Austin Caba, 38, of Burlingame, according to acting U.S. Attorney Alex G. Tse of the Northern District of California.
Ultra Brat Finds Another Gear in Marshua's River
  –  January 14, 2018
The Alex G. Campbell Jr. homebred entered the 1 1/16-mile Marshua's River off a fourth-place finish in the six-furlong Autumn Days Stakes in November over the turf at Aqueduct Racetrack, her only start of 2017. "I don't think we had a specific issue.
Shining Copper all heart in Ft Lauderdale; Ultra Brat has graded attitude in Marshua’s River
  –  January 13, 2018
Earlier on the Gulfstream grass, Alex G. Campbell Jr.’s homebred Ultra Brat earned her first graded victory in the $150,000 Marshua’s River (G3). Trained by Graham Motion and ridden by Nik Juarez, the 4-1 fourth choice in the six-horse field carved out ...
Toreros drop second straight in WCC play
  –  January 12, 2018
Smith watched Pacific march to the free throw line 35 times and sink a stunning 33 of the attempts as the Tigers handed USD a 74-70 defeat before 1,369 at the Alex G. Spanos Center. USD attempted 15 free throws. The Toreros have now lost five straight at ...
In California, Cannabis Entrepreneurs Bet Sessions' Harsher Policy Is All Smoke
  –  January 12, 2018
Then, on Jan. 7, Alex G. Tse, a longtime federal prosecutor who once worked in the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office, was named the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, according to the Eastbay Times. “With California just having ...
Here’s Where US Attorneys Stand on Cannabis Enforcement
  –  January 11, 2018
“I hope he has evolved.” Acting US Attorney Alex G. Tse took over for former US Attorney Brian Stretch, who announced through a spokesperson on Jan. 4 that he would be leaving the post. It was the same day Sessions rescinded the Cole memo, though ...
Frank Ocean station Los Santos 97.8 FM added to Grand Theft Auto
  –  January 8, 2018
The station features 6 songs from Ocean plus music by Lil Uzi Vert, Migos, Chief Keef, Burial, JAY-Z, Panda Bear, Aphex Twin, (Sandy) Alex G, Future, Schoolboy Q, Todd Rundgren, Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield, and more. The full playlist can be seen below ...
Boston Calling announces 2018 lineup: Eminem, Jack White, The Killers to headline
  –  January 6, 2018
The Man, Fleet Foxes, St. Vincent, The Decemberists, BROCKHAMPTON, Maggie Rogers, Royal Blood,Daniel Caesar, Thundercat, Stormzy, Julien Baker, Perfume Genius, Noname, (Sandy) Alex G, Charly Bliss, Big Thief, Westside Gunn & Conway, and Taylor Bennett.
When is Frank Ocean’s next album coming?
  –  January 5, 2018
He might have worked with them on the album he said he finished in November 2017. Frank has also continued his working relationship with singer-songwriter (Sandy) Alex G, who played guitar on ‘Endless’ and ‘Blonde’ and has toured with Ocean since.
Eminem headlines Boston Calling 2018 lineup
  –  January 5, 2018
Alex G, Big Thief, Mount Kimbie, Citizen, Pond, Zola Jesus, Taylor Bennett, Westside Gunn & Conway, Charly Bliss, Leikeli47, Field Report, Lillie Mae, Tauk and This Is The Kit. New England's own Belly, Weakened Friends and Stl Gld round out the lineup.
The Killers, Eminem, and Jack White headline Boston Calling
  –  January 4, 2018
Portugal. The Man, the Decemberists, Maggie Rogers, Royal Blood, Manchester Orchestra, Daniel Caesar, Dirty Projectors, Stormzy, Thundercat, Julien Baker, Alvvays, the Menzingers, Thee Oh Sees, Perfume Genius, Noname, (Sandy) Alex G, Big Thief, Mount ...
Cougs on Cougs: Favorite BYU Sports moments of 2017
  –  January 3, 2018
SATURDAY (Jan 6) BYU at Pacific ⌚ 8pm MST / 7pm PST Alex G. Spanos Center ️ BYU Radio, SiriusXM 143, KSL 1160AM/102.7FM BYUtv . . #BYUhoops #GoCougs Cougars on Cougars is a weekly YouTube show in which Jess and Mary, two "dyed in the wool, true blue ...
My pop highlight of 2017, by Rag’n’Bone Man, Charli XCX and more
  –  December 29, 2017
No Pyramids, or Sweet Life. Just the ghostly, modernist orchestrations from Blonde performed by Ocean, guitarist Alex G and two other guys I don’t know the name of. He turned the stage into a bedroom jam session, and in the process enhanced his lyrics ...

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