photo by Abby Gleason

photo by Abby Gleason

january son is Alexander Lewis, a solo artist from the California Bay Area. The 2014 self-released debut album by january son entitled Occitan Reverb embodies the bands mission to make lyrically dangerous, emotionally driven music. Inspired by the likes of Damien Jurado, Midlake, Spoon, The National, Bon Iver, Bruce Springsteen, and Elvis Costello, january son is lower-case country flavor, rock with a folk spirit, melodic darkness, and killer harmony.