From Alex Winston's King Con
Liner notes: "Benny, Benny, takes my penny/Then he skins me to the bone," trills Alex Winston on her portrait of a sketchy faith healer, embedding barbed observations in a sugary pop anthem.
Behind the music: Winston, a classically trained opera singer and Detroit native, got warmed up for her debut album with a covers EP featuring songs by the Rolling Stones and Mumford & Sons.
The lovely Alex Winston returns with a brand new video for “Choice Notes.” You may remember this track from a 2010 EP of the same name. Also set to appear on her upcoming album, Detroit’s own headed back to her hometown to film a vi...
The New York singer-songwriter's debut is catchy and well-produced, but she rejects the ice-cream gloss and ambiguity of many other contemporary pop artists.
Detroit’s Alex Winston plies in an interesting fusion of funk, blue and pop, piling in lots of influences without sacrificing accessibility and stickiness. Her debut album, King Con, drops later this spring, and today we have the an...
NME: ATG Favorite Alex Winston sheds light on debut full length “King Con”, due out March 2012. RollingStone: Madonna set to perform Super Bowl halftime show alongside Cirque Du Soliel. RCRD LBL: RSVP for FREE entry to the second ed...