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…to Nailmusic.com. I’m Neil Alexander, and this is my home on the web.

I am the recipient of the 2015 Individual Artist award from the Orange County Arts Council

Download my 18 year retrospective CD “A Sampling of Worlds”  HERE

For current Tour Dates click HERE

Here’s the latest news:

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Happy New Year, everyone! Welcome to 2016. 


Latest edition of the Newsletter (2/2/16)



Monday’s Corey Glover’s Soul Project show at the Falcon is cancelled. Next show Feb 8th. (1/24/16)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (1/14/2016)

Thunderhead Organ Trio mentioned in this month’s Chronogram (1/3/16)



New dates Added: Corey Glover’s Soul Project Residency, Mondays at the The Falcon thru March! (12/21/15)


Latest Edition of the Newsletter (11/30/15)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (11/12/15)


November 7th Hudson Valley Jazz Ensemble changed to October 31st (10/28/15)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (10/2/15)


Yet another Calendar update – more shows added (9/6/15)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (9/6/15)


Calendar update – lots of new shows added (8/9/15)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (8/5/15)


Latest Edition of the Newsletter (7/6/15)



Lots of new dates added! Calendar (6/17/15)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (6/1/15)


Latest Edition of the Newsletter (5/6/15)


Latest edition of the Newsletter (3/30/15)


Latest edition of the Newsletter (3/6/15)


Just added: The 1st annual “Day Late & a Dollar Short” Birthday show & Jam at Quinn’s on 4/17 (2/26/15)

Just added: 2/13 Opening set at the Towne Crier Cafe in Beacon NY for Scott Beall (2/8/15)


Latest edition of the Newsletter (1/27/15)

New Le Jazz Electronique dates added (1/25/15)

New Mr GONE dates added (1/24/15)

New CD: “Soft Invaders” released (1/22/15)

A Sampling Of Worlds” compilation CD now avail at CD’s & Downloads page (1/17/15)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (1/13/15)


New CD: “Lawson Remixed” 1st track released (12/29/14)

Thunderhead Organ Trio 2015 dates added (12/19/14)


Latest issue of the Newsletter (11/9/14)

New Blog Post: “Deke Part 1” (11/9/14)


Mr Gone show on Nov 20th is now a “Le Jazz Electronique” show (10/15/14)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (10/5/14)


Fall Calendar Filling up fast! Check it Here (9/15/14)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (9/11/14)

Today is Day 2 of the Electro-Music Festival in Huguenot NY. Listen to the livestream HERE(9/6/14)

Great review of the Hudson Valley Jazz Festival in Downbeat (9/6/14)



Just added: Solo Piano set at The Falcon, this Thursday 8/21 opening for Bucky Pizzarelli/Ed Laub duo. (8/18/14)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (8/13/14)


New review of “Darn That Dream” discovered in blog from Feb 2013  (7/31/14)

Official Mr. Gone website launched: http://mrgoneband.com (7/22/14)

A 2007 NAIL video reaches 10,000 hits! (7/10/14)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (7/5/14)


New NAILblog post! “8 in 1(6/30/2014)

House Concert added: LSHC Presents Artemis & Reverend Crazy Fingers. Details (6/29/14)

New Show added – The Flying Obersons 6/7/14 at The LampPost Inn in Vernon NJ  (6/2/14)

New Show added – Ray Levier & Friends 6/6/14 at Didier Dumas in Nyack  NY (6/2/14)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (6/1/14)

Calendar update – lots of new shows added (6/1/14)


Tonight’s Le Jazz Electronique show has been cancelled due to flooding at the venue. (4/30/14)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (4/19/14)


New shows added for Mr. Gone! Stay tuned for updates. (3/27/14)

Saturday April 5th show with Judi Silvano has been cancelled. Check the calendar for the rescheduled date. (3/26/14)

Various site updates & tweaks (3/6/14)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (3/1/14)


Latest Edition of the Newsletter (2/15/14)


Photos from my trip to NAMM are up! View the whole set on Flickr (1/31/14)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter: Year End Wrap Up (1/2/14)



Darn That Dream” listed in Scott Albin’s50 Best CD’s of 2013” on Jazztimes! (12/23/13)

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (11/27/13)

Page Added: Past Project A. Animal (11/18/13)

New Gear For Sale Added! (10/20/13)

October 27th’s “Scene Reseen: Music For Silent Films/Shocktober” show has been cancelled (10/18/13)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (10/13/13)

New Video added to “NA3: Stellar Groove Ensemble” page (9/29/13)

Site Update: “Music For Dance” page added (9/15/13)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (9/14/13)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (8/18/13)

New Blog Post about “Newburgh: An Urban Romance“:  The NAILblog (8/17/13)

A new back catalog CD is now available – “Newburgh: An Urban Romance” (recorded in 2002) (8/5/13)

Tonight’s Peter Furlan Sextet show in Tarrytown NY has been officially Cancelled due to weather.

Latest Edition of the Newsletter (8/5/13)

New review of “Darn That Dream” in this month’s Chronogram! (8/3/13)

New Blog Post on the August 10th Show: The NAILBlog (7/25/13)

Tickets now on sale for the August 10th 100 Years Of Spring concert in Beacon, NY. Click Here (7/22/13)

The brand new LegoLand Empire EP “Solar Particles” is now available on Bandcamp(7/20/13)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (7/2/13)

New review of “Darn That Dream” in JazzTImes!  (6/19/13)

Just back from 2 great shows in Los Angeles CA! New pix up in the Gallery  (6/18/13)

Latest edition of the Newsletter (6/4/13)

New blog post: “100 Years Ago This Week” (5/28/13)

Liberty Street House Concert site updated. Check it out HERE (5/14/13 )

New date added – “Fullontrhopy” at Alva’s Showroom in San Pedro, June 14th (friday). Updates posted to the Calendar.  (5/9/13)

Brand new review of “Darn That Dream: Solo Piano Vol. 1”. Read it here:  Jazz Weekly Review (5/5/13)

Site changes continue, including adding a Video Page – http://nailmusic.com/videos/ It’s basically a playlist of my favs & current stuff. You can go to the Youtube page to see all the uploaded vids.

100 Years of Spring 2 dates added – June 16 at Alva’s Showroom in Los Angeles (San Pedro) CA and August 10th at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon NY. I’ve also added 2 shows at an outdoor spot in Tarrytown NY: Aug 9th with the Peter Furlan Project and Aug 23rd with The Bean Runner Project.  (5/2/13)

4/18/13 – Site relaunched! Redesigned by yours truly with design assistance by Mark Marshall. Site Rendered into wordpress by Mark Marshall. We will continue to make tweaks and refine the design, so stay tuned. Thanks for stopping by.

photo by Ethan Harrison