Benny Is A Heartbreaker Out Now On All Major Platforms!

Excited to say that “Benny Is A Heartbreaker” the lead track off my new album “Welcome To Happiness” is out now on Spotify, iTunes, Bandcamp, etc, etc.

Yeah! Album to follow in February 2018.

By |November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

“Welcome To Happiness” Pre-order downloads now available via Pledge Music

Hi – massive thanks to everyone who pre-ordered the album via Pledge Music. Very excited to say it’s now available to download via their website. I’ll be sending out the cds and other merch in the next couple of weeks once they’re back from the manufacturer.

Really do hope you enjoy and thanks again for […]

By |October 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

If you use Spotify please come follow me. It would be rather helpful…

I’ve got loads of music on Spotify and there’ll be lots more in the future. If you use Spotify please come and follow my page, it’ll be super helpful if you do. Just click on the link below…


Thanks loads.


By |January 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Just signed to Working Dad Recordings for North America. Yeah!

Really stoked to announce that Working Dad Recordings will be releasing my new record next year in North America. I’ve worked with these guys a little behind the scenes before but it’s nice to become an official member of the family. Lots more news coming soon…

Go see their Facebook page to keep up with […]

By |August 4th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Interview With Kultmucke Magazine

The lovely people at Kultmucke Magazine asked me some questions about the new album, you can have a look and listen to a tune via this link.

By |May 22nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

Free Download!

A song that nearly made it onto the new album but didn’t quite fit. Just a bit too pop-tastic but good fun nonetheless. Help yourself!

By |May 10th, 2016|News|0 Comments

New Album.

The new album is all written and we’re going into the studio in the Spring. Looking forward to getting some new stuff out of my head and into existence.

Have a listen to one of the demos here.

By |December 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Live show at The Rocket House in Brussels, Belgium on Saturday April 15th

Delighted to announce I’ll be playing at The Rocket House in Brussels on Saturday 15th April.

Get your tickets here

The video is from the last time I played there a couple of years ago. Great venue, lovely people. If you’re close by do come along.

By |March 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments

10/10 from Americana-UK – “It is in many ways extraordinary”

“Seriously,seriously good with layered delights and a killer production.
Sometimes the best music comes from the left field. This disc arrives unheralded by PR nonsense and slips effortlessly into the slot. Within 5 beats pen is laid down and ears are pricked and they remain so for the entire album all 55 minutes odd of […]

By |January 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Interview With M-Magazine – a songwriter who dreamt of playing for Everton – football’s loss is music’s gain

“Alex Highton’s music – a rich blend of melody and soul – calls on a deep, melting pot of influences.

From Talking Heads and Penguin Cafe Orchestra to the Band and David Ackles, his music collection shows off a love for joyful eclectism, reflected in his own creations.

Alex’s story is one of loss during his […]

By |January 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments