Alex Meixner Band Press Kit
Artist: Alex Meixner
Genre: Folk, Jazz, Polka
Home Town: Palm City, FL
The Alex Meixner Band from Palm City, FL is considered to be one of the hardest working bands in polka music today. Performing over 100 dates throughout the USA annually, Alex and his band have presented their dynamic and high energy sounds at festivals as diverse as Wurstfest (New Braunfels, TX), National Folk Festival (Butte, MT); Cotati Accordion Festival (Cotati, CA); Gaufest (Sandusky, OH); Minnesota State Fair (St Paul, MN) and many of the largest Oktoberfests in the nation as well as concert halls, rock clubs and ethnic organizations from coast to coast.
Alex, a Grammy nominee for his “Polka FreakOut” album with Bubba Hernandez is highly regarded for his traditional Austrian-German repertoire, as well as contemporary fusions with folk and pop music from around the world that make his shows entertaining for audiences of all backgrounds, while retaining the roots of the Alpine cultures that have developed in the USA.