About Alex Burket
Alex began playing guitar and learning music at age 11, and graduated with a bachelors of Science degree in music production from Full Sail University. His earliest musical influence were bands like: Led Zeppelin, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Johnny Cash, John Prine, and The Beatles. He is also influenced by more contemporary bands like: Radiohead, Green Day, Nirvana, and Elliot Smith to list a few. Alex continues to be influenced by all of those bands past and present. The music he treasures and plays runs from blue grass too rock n' roll, hip hop, jazz, country/folk, classical and everything in-between. He is always finding new things to incorporate into his playing and musical knowledge.
Throughout the years he has played in various bands and taught guitar to select students. Alex currently plays guitar, sings, and writes songs for the band Sing Cicadas, with his brother Steve Burket and long time friend TJ Wethington. Alex is eager to share the knowledge and skills he has gathered and wants music to be an accessible and fun experience for you.