ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Alex Band's Latest Album~ 'We've All Been There!'

Updated on March 11, 2011

Music News

Alex Band's latest Album, "We've All Been There!"

“It could easily be the #1 Most Over-looked Album of 2010!”

By: Gino De Lucia

On June 29, 2010, Alex Band, the multi-talented former lead singer/songwriter of "The Calling” returned to the music scene as a solo artist with an outstanding 14-song CD that blows its listeners away! Unfortunately though, for the most part; here in the USA, both FM Radio and the music-related trade magazines have un-justly over-looked this awesome artist’s effort to make a comeback, and in my opinion, that's sad!  Had this great album simply been given its just due, i.e. appropriate exposure and airplay; it could have, and should have easily been one 2010’s best releases because from the first note right on through the very last, every song on Band's 'We've All Been There' totally mesmerizes you~ it's that good!

How & why this endeavor by Band wasn’t and isn’t in the limelight is totally beyond comprehension too, because Band, who is now 29, has a proven track record for excelling as a recording artist! In fact, at the end of 2009; Billboard Magazine gave him recognition for having both the #1 and the #5 "Songs of the Decade" on their Adult Pop Chart for "Wherever You Will Go" (The Calling~ 2001,) and for "Why Don't You & I" (Alex Band with Carlos Santana~ 2004.)

Still immediately recognizable, Alex's great strong voice sounds better than ever! After just one listen of the CD in its entirety, it becomes obvious that this release is a unique musical work of art~ a musical experience which in itself, is immensely enjoyable.

Songs from the album such as "Tonight," "Without You," "Will Not Back Down," "Only One," "Please," "Euphoria," and "Never Let You Go," practically have the phrase "Chart-topper" written all over them.
As usual, Band's latest songs are memorable & have easily relatable themes. Known for his straight from the heart-soul-searching lyrics, Band is undoubtedly wearing his heart and soul on his sleeve through his latest songs, as most of their lyrics practically turn his private life into an open book!
"Leave," "Without You," and "Forever Yours," give an inside look at his love life, while "Please," "Love," "Never Let You Go," and "What Is Love," certainly seem to explore other loves in his life, as well as his personal relationship with God. The CD's title song, "We've All Been There," and two others~ "Holding On," and "Start Over Again," obviously re-affirms Band's faith of being able to overcome the mountain of obstacles that the legalities of the recording industry has thrown at him during the past 5 years.

However, regardless of all that he has been through; many times over, Band has stated that he has no regrets about the past, and his attitude about it, and his outlook towards his future can easily be paraphrased & summed up by saying this: "During the course of our lives, every one of us goes through trials & tribulations of one sort or another. However~ somehow someway~ we manage to weather the storms that we encounter along the way, and then, when all is said and done; the end results of it all are that we actually become stronger because of those trials & tribulations."

Indeed, the above paraphrase of Alex Band's attitude sums it up quite well, for at one time or another~ "We've All Been There!
For more information about Alex & his music, visit his website at:


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      Gino De Lucia 

      7 years ago

      Hi Anja~ Check out my other article about Alex; here's the link:

    • profile image


      7 years ago

      Exactly my opinion and my feelings! This album is the best I`ve ever listened to and I love every song from the bottom of my, lyrics and his unique voice. Finally an album which lets me feel so many positive emotions again I almost forgot and which deserves all success in the whole world! As much as Alex Band deserves all respect for fighting for his own music style! I will be grateful for the rest of my live!!!


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)