Alex Larke, the male half of the electro-swing duo Electro Velvet that represented the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, is set to record his first solo album.
After representing the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria, Electro Velvet-vocalists Alex Larke and Bianca Nicholas decided to take a break from their group. Alex Larke is now venturing to release a solo-album. Focussing on a style change and an original sound, people may support Alex Larke, and fund money to make the album become a reality. Just go to his project page on PledgeMusic.com and show your support by purchasing his merchandise.
Apart from Electro Velvet, Alex Larke is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, stylistically influenced by pop, Indie rock and breakbeat music. Alex Larke’s solo-project focuses on a personal and new style.
Watch what Alex Larke has to say about his solo project, Electro Velvet’s Eurovision-adventure, and the means to support his album:
Together with Bianca Nicholas, Alex Larke represented the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria, as the duo Electro Velvet. The group was internally chosen by broadcaster BBC. Electro Velvet performed the song Still in love with you during the grand final of Eurovision, landing the 24th place with 5 points.
Enjoy Electro Velvet performing Still in love with you once again:
Also, listen to Alex Larke perform Real love (Beatles/Tom Odell cover):