Alex G Announces Name Change To (Sandy) Alex G, Shares New Single “Proud”

The Philadelphia singer-songwriter’s Rocket album is due out May 19 via Domino.

Alex G Announces Name Change To (Sandy) Alex G, Shares New Single “Proud” Tonji Thilesen

Alex G has announced that he's officially changed his name to (Sandy) Alex G. In a brief statement, a representative wrote, "Going forward, Alex G will be known as (Sandy) Alex G. We are unable to provide further comment at this time, but would appreciate you using the new titling for all future mentions.”

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(Sandy) Alex has also shared "Proud," the latest single from his upcoming Rocket album and announced a North American tour. The new track follows the release of the album's first two singles, "Bobby" and "Witch," in March. Listen to "Proud" and see the dates for (Sandy) Alex G's North American tour below.

(Sandy) Alex G North American Tour:

5/18 Brooklyn, NY - The Park Church Co-Op
6/02 Washington, DC - Rock & Roll Hotel
6/03 Richmond, VA - Strange Matter
6/04 Carrboro, NC - Cat’s Cradle Backroom
6/06 Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade: Purgatory
6/07 Orlando, FL - The Social
6/09 Houston, TX - White Oak Music Hall
6/10 Austin, TX - The Parish
6/11 Dallas, TX - Club Dada
6/13 Phoenix, AZ - The Rebel Lounge
6/15 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex
6/16 La Jolla, CA - Che Cafe
6/17 Orange County, CA - Constellation Room
6/18 San Francisco, CA - The Chapel
6/20 Seattle, WA - The Crocodile
6/21 Vancouver, BC - The Cobalt
6/22 Portland, OR - Holocene
6/24 Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court
6/25 Denver, CO - Larimer Lounge
6/27 Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry
6/28 Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
6/29 Columbus, OH - Double Happiness
6/30 Lakewood, OH - Mahall’s
7/01 Detroit, MI - El Club
7/02 Toronto, ON - Velvet Underground
7/04 Montreal, QC - Bar Le Ritz
7/05 Boston, MA - The Sinclair
7/06 Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg
7/08 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer

Alex G Announces Name Change To (Sandy) Alex G, Shares New Single “Proud”