Alex Romero, known to many by his trademark name “MixedByLex," is our innovative audio engineering aficionado benefiting artists with his own personalized method of tracking and mixing for almost two decades. Alex’s high standard of service and in-depth knowledge of the latest trends in the music industry make him incredibly popular in the world of Hip Hop and R&B in all of Tampa and here at Clear Track Studios.
Direct from Rochester NY, Alex brings with him an eclectic background and years of experience behind the console. With his childhood immersed in all things music, from playing guitar to running live sound for his church, it did not take long for Alex to broaden his interests beyond live sound. Creating his first studio set up with his cousin, Alex experimented in capturing audio and slowly began developing his own proficient style of production. While gaining priceless experience and learning game-changing tricks along the way, both fate and enterprise brought Alex to Florida where he created various home studios and grew his clientele almost over night. Just like any blazing frontrunner in the music industry, Alex explored his opportunities and made quite a name for himself as both "fast and accurate" at numerous professional, private and public recording facilities. Evolving into one of the most highly sought after audio engineers in Tampa Bay, Alex found his home at Clear Track where he continues to invent clever new ways to enhance an artists' sound while exceeding the very framework of which hip hop was built.
With every turn of the knob and rise of the faders, it is easy to observe that Alex's way of engineering is a true art form. Notorious for his distinguishable Timbaland influence with his hooky bridges and punctuated crisp mixes, he has been known to take any simple song and sculpt it into a sonically enormous Hip Hop masterpiece. Having worked alongside brilliant artists such as Kevin Gates, DJ Khaled, Machine Gun Kelly, Doug E Fresh, Gun Play, Gucci Mane, Cassidy, Troy Ave, J.U.S.T.I.C.E League, Famous Kid Brick and many more, all are floored by his astounding final productions interlaced with thundering 808s, corrosive synths and machine-gun beats that can be heard for miles. Whether creating songs of comic wit and club debauchery or staccato-beat dances and futuristic-pop soundscapes, you will find Alex instinctively enhancing the cadence and flows to make an already striking jam even more piercing.
Beyond crafting dubby, indelible hooks and developing his artists beyond the microphone, Alex is an ingenious music entrepreneur who regularly expands his influence in music industry by hosting workshops, VIP-ing popular shows, researching music statistics in social media, YouTube and radio play. Alex finds great importance in developing worthwhile relationships with likeminded producers and up-and-coming artists. With his blend of ambitious engineering techniques, boundary-pushing methods and 17 years of experience, Alex is an inventively fresh virtuoso who is paving the way for a new sound and movement in world of Hip Hop & R&B.