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Formed in 1995 by vocalist Dean Taylor (ex lead singer with the brilliantly baggy Cherrydales) and bass player Simon Borkin (from music press darlings Sign Language), over the course of the next 12 months they were joined by guitarist John Simm (who, along with Taylor had been a founder member of the short lived but massively influential 'artporn' rockers "Thrush") drummer John Mac and, finally, keyboardist Greg Saunders to become Magic Alex.

Taking their cue from The Velvet underground, The… read more

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  • Y'all came up on my phone on the uptown 1 train in Manhattan and I would say totally ace, though we don't normally say that here. It's not conceited but it's kinda English, really. Work on that shit.
  • I had no idea they were this brilliant. LOVE the album. It's a pity they are so unknown. If it wasn't for Mr Simm I doubt I'd ever heard of them. I'm very glad I did though.
  • Newish tracks on their myspace! I'm loving Country Feeling so far.
  • The Alex are coming back - look oUT-uh!
  • I am so happy I found this band. They're phenomenal, and it never fails to make me happy when I hear one of their songs!
  • absolutely amazing album, they are GODS!!!!!!
  • The band, you know.....:-D
  • That's cool! Reminds me of garbage.
  • I love this band so much, they were so talented! They should've become huge! But I'm glad that John Simm became a well known actor ;D
  • it's really good!! I do love this guitar it's so, so great!!!

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