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3×3: Alex Williams on Austin, English, and Traveling Back to the ’70s

Aug 3, 2017

Artist: Alex Williams
Hometown: Pendleton, IN
Latest Album: Better Than Myself
Personal Nicknames: Skinny

If you could safely have any animal in the world as a pet, which would you choose?


Do your socks always match?


If you could have a superpower, what would you choose?

Time travel to live in the early/mid-1970s.


Fredericksburg! Thank yall very much. Till next time. 

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Which describes you as a kid — tree climber, video gamer, or book reader?

Tree Climber

Who was the best teacher you ever had — and why?

Mrs. Douglas … English teacher who really got me into writing.

What’s your favorite city?

Austin, TX


Boots or sneakers?


Which brothers do you prefer — Avett, Wood, Stanley, Comatose, or Louvin?


Head or heart?


Photo credit: Nicole Flammia

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