Gonzalo Alcina


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Hello! I am a spanish singer-songwriter. I have played the guitar all my life, mainly in a pop band called "Melocos". For several years I have been working as a solo songwriter. I use to write pop and folk song. My style is simple but always looking for the best words to find the message. We can work writing lyrics in spanish, melodies or both...

I am in love with songs. I like to write in a simple way, avoiding using topics and making each song unique.

I was a member of the spanish pop band "Melocos", in which I wrote many of their songs. Now I write for myself and for other authors.

If you need pop or folk melodies, or need me to write lyrics or adaptations to Spanish, please contact me. I will be happy to work with you.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.


AllMusic verified credits for Melocos
  • Melocos
  • Cómplices
  • Cómplices
  • Melocos
  • Melocos
  • Melocos

Interview with Gonzalo Alcina

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: The last album of Melocos. I´m proud of songs like "Noviembre" or "Nieve".

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: I am writing some instrumental music, but is a new thing for me.

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Yes! Joel Sarakula.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Digital... It´s easier for me.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: That I am going to put my best!

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: I like to find a good song. A good message.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: They use to ask me about written songs... and I use to tell them that I prefer to write brand new material.

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: Mmm... that I can´t write happy songs.

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: What do you want to tell with your song? What artists do you like?

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: If you tell me what are you looking for with a song... I´ll find it!!

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: My acoustic guitar, a capo, one mic and a computer with Logic and a soundboard (just one channel)

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: I was the guitar player of a pop band called "Melocos". We played a lot of years and we have recorded five studio albums. My "solo" style is softer than the style of the band, but I also love power pop songs.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: I write simple songs, my style is easy but with quality.

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: With The Lumineers!!! I love their songs, simple but very honest music.

  29. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  30. A: Less is more.

  31. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  32. A: Pop, folk, country and americana... but I do it in spanish!

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: My strongest skill is write pop-folk songs, based on acoustic guitar and the message of the lyrics.

  35. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  36. A: I need an idea, a unique message to tell.

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: I love to write starting with an idea, a concept that I need to tell. I follow the "keys" of the message and then I start to write all the song.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: I use to write my songs in a notebook and I record my ideas in Logic Pro. I have a full home studio, so I can send you everything with quality.

  41. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  42. A: I love country and folk productions... with three chords and the truth :)

  43. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  44. A: I use to write songs, lyrics and melodies. Always in spanish.


I was the singer and songwriter in this production

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