I am honestly surprised that this has not happened yet, but I'm happy for the dude. Looks like Everclear's front man will be taking a break from full band stuff and releasing a solo album!
Art Alexakis, frontman and songwriter of ’90s pop-rockersEverclear, has announced a new album called Sun Songs,his first record released outside the banner of his longtime band. It’s out October 11 via The End Recordings/BMG.
If you’re wondering what Alexakis might sound like on his own, a press release for Sun Songs a few hints. “For the most part, it’s an acoustic singer-songwriter type of album,” Alexakis is quoted as saying. But also, according to the release, “he cites everything from classic country to hip hop” as influences on the way the album sounds.
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Here's some stuff from when he did that Songs and Stories tour with a bunch of his buddies!