“As drums lightly pound and Biggs works his guitar like Sufjan Stevens in his quieter moments, the track finds a resting peace in the refrain, ‘Do I make you miserable?’ The topic itself may be sad, but just as with the message tucked within the words, there’s hope laced throughout the music.” – Consequence of Sound
Alexander Biggs makes softly devastating music that hooks ears and breaks hearts. His distinctly gentle vocals, stinging lyricism, melodic ingenuity and evocative acoustic arrangements so effectively encapsulate the ambiguous pain of early adulthood. Alexander Biggs’ debut album was independently released on February 3 2021 and features singles ‘Madeleine’, ‘Low’ and ‘Laundromat’.
Self recorded and produced by Alexander Biggs, Hit or Miss was written and recorded in many places — from blanket fort hideaways in a noisy city to a suburban kitchen; the lively lounge room of friends of friends to a makeshift bedroom on the lounge floor of his mother’s house.
The 27-year-old songwriter has supported top tier talent including Julien Baker, Frightened Rabbit & Evan Dando (The Lemonheads), received tastemaker support from folks at triple j, BBC Radio 1, KCRW, Rolling Stone Australia, Consequence of Sound, and Paste Magazine among others, and amassed over 13 million streams on Spotify. Alexander’s music has resonated with audiences across the world, and seen him perform in the UK, US and South America.
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