Alex the Astronaut is a curious 20-year-old storyteller from Sydney, Australia who is releasing her debut single ‘Half of 21st Street’ on March 4, 2016. Currently living in Long Island, NY on a Soccer scholarship while studying Math and Physics, Alex the Astronaut driven by the unknown and the experiences of those around her.

“Half of 21st Street” was recorded with and produced by Benjamin McCarthy (Gordi, Kate Miller-Heidke) in Melbourne in January 2016 and follows the story of a postman and a thief who meet up after a night out by the water. Through rolling guitars, strings, synth and changing tempos, Alex the Astronaut tells us their story: it’s romantic love, it’s innocent, and it highlights those tiny moments of hope that appear in our lives when we least expect.

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Aaron McMillan

Aaron is the Founder / Chief Editor and curator of Indie Underground (Est. 2012). He just tried Franks Red Hot for the first time just a couple months ago and now he uses it about 3 to 4 times per week.