Mont Vernon, New Hampshire's Alex Preston was the 3rd runner up on the 13th season of American Idol. The appearance on Idol fueled an already budding career for this talented, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has since written and recorded with many of today's big names in music, including most recently, Jason Mraz. Alex will play a show this Thursday night at The State Theater in Portland. Get your tickets here. 

Alex Preston is currently working on his debut CD in between doing tour dates and one-off trips around the country to write music with some of today's biggest producers and stars. Alex plays 11 different instruments and puts on a powerful live show. Don't miss him at The State Theater in Portland this Thursday night. It's a cheap ticket for a GREAT show to is sure to lift your spirits up for the holidays. Get tickets and info here. 

Here is Alex performing the popular One Direction song Story of My Life.