From punk rock to classical and all styles in between, Los Angeles musician Alex Nicole Windsor has experimented with a little bit of everything. Originally from Chicago, she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Music (with an emphasis in jazz) from North Central College and spent several years writing, recording, teaching, and touring across the US. Now based in Southern California, she has served as a hired gun for sessions, performances, and film scores. Alex has had the privilege of working alongside artists such as Jack White, Social Distortion, Matisyahu, Lita Ford, Anti-Flag, Lauren Ruth Ward, Olivia Jean, Bad Cop Bad Cop, Honey Revenge, Shiragirl and many others.
In addition to playing guitar and bass for a wide variety of artists, she previously served as the Music Director and house guitarist for the monthly all-female Gritty in Pink events held throughtout Los Angeles. When not on stage or in the recording studio, Alex can be found behind the scenes of Guitar Center’s music lesson program developing curriculum as an Education Specialist. She also frequently writes lessons, interviews, and product reviews as a contributing editor for Guitar Girl Magazine.