MixFest

15 alex comp

Incredible Fan Tribute – Every Alex Preston Performance From American Idol Season 13

I said it the first time I played Alex Preston on Mix 104.1 15 Seconds of Fame last August. His voice grabbed me from the very first note. Keith Urban said something similar this season […]

05/30/2014

(Photo courtesy of Kelly and Michael/ABC)

Alex Preston Sings Fairytales On Kelly And Michael

In case you missed it, our buddy Alex Preston hung out with Kelly & Michael today. Alex played his original song Fairytales and received rave reviews from both hosts. “You are CRAZY good,” Kelly Ripa […]

05/30/2014

(Mix 104.1 Staff Photo)

Alex Preston Performs At Mont Vernon, NH Town Hall

Moments before being given the Key to the Town, American Idol Top 3 finalist and MixFest alum, Alex Preston performed for the hometown fans.

After spending a couple of days up there, I can tell you first hand that his neighbors and friends, even those who’ve never met him, are ALEX CRAZY!

“Vote for Alex” signs are literally in front of EVERY house, throughout Mont Vernon and many of the surrounding towns.

05/12/2014

(Photo credit: Michael Becker / FOX)

Alex Preston’s Parents On His Hometown Visit, Top 3: “The Past 24 Hours Has Gotten Crazy”

Becoming a Top 3 contestant on American Idol was something of a well-deserved present to Alex Preston, whose birthday was just last week. In fact, his mother Alice considers it an early Mother’s Day present as well. Alex’s parents, PJ and Alice joined Gregg Daniels and Fast Freddy live on Mix 104.1 on Friday afternoon.

05/09/2014

(Michael Becker / FOX)

Alex Preston “Says Something” On American Idol And Ends Up Stealing The Night

Alex Preston steals the night on Idol and Matt Reid talks with him after the show.

05/01/2014

(Photo: Frank Micelotta / FOX)

Alex Preston Receives Mixed, But Mostly Positive Reviews On 80s American Idol Performance

After his performance last night, Alex Preston joined Mix 104.1′s Matthew Reid on the night show to talk about putting together his twist on ‘Every Breath You Take.’ ‘When I’m rearranging songs, I look at the lyrics and see what it kinda means to me,’ said Preston. ‘Like this week, I really, really changed the song.’

04/10/2014

(Photo credit: Michael Becker / FOX)

Alex Preston: Behind The Scenes At Idol With Alex’s Mom

Alex’s mom, Alice joined Gregg Daniels and Fast Freddy recently to give us a glimpse into what happens when the cameras aren’t rolling and how Alex is handling the new-found fame.

04/09/2014

(Photo: Michael Becker / FOX)

Alex Preston Blows Idol Judges Away With His “Fairytales”

Preston called in after his performance on Idol to talk with Mix 104.1′s Matthew Reid about how he felt about his song choice.

04/03/2014

Andy Grammer performs at MixFest 2012 in Boston. (Mix 104.1 Photo)

New Music To Know: Andy Grammer – “Back Home”

MixFest alum Andy Grammer is back with an all new single released earlier today on YouTube.

03/25/2014

(Photo: Michael Becker / FOX)

American Idol Hopeful Alex Preston’s Mom: Look Where He Has Gone!

Gregg Daniels, Fast Freddy, and Karen Blake spoke with Alice Philbrick, Alex Preston’s mom Thursday afternoon. She was in the audience when Alex made it into the Top 20 on Wednesday night.

02/20/2014

more