Not Alone

Through nothing but word-of-mouth, Alejandro Rose-Garcia, a.k.a. Shakey Graves, has gone from total obscurity to the national spotlight. Shakey Graves is the epitome of the one-man band. His gravelly-voiced, impassioned, bluesy performances are the stuff of legend in Austin. “Shakey Graves is becoming an anti-folk phenomenon even in a city weary of ‘next big things.’ Unclassifiable original. And frighteningly good,” says NPR Music. There are few equals when it comes to do-it-yourself success stories. Alejandro is a star thanks to the meritocracy that is the new digital world. Despite a lack of PR agents or even bandmates, Shakey Graves has found a way share his art with his fans on his own terms.

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