Alex Rex - Vermillion album review
Solo album from Trembling Bells singer/drummer, Alex Rex
V__ermillion is the debut solo foray by Alex Neilson, mainstay of the UK’s alternative folk scene, now operating for some reason as Alex Rex. But then Vermillion is full of unanswered questions. On the deceptively plaintive Please God Make Me Good (But Not Yet), the protagonist’s ex is ‘sticking pins in a voodoo sex doll of me’. The reason is unclear.