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Canadian singer-songwriter inspired by Del Mar childhood

Canadian singer-songwriter inspired by Del Mar childhood

It’s a mid-summer Wednesday evening in West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Alex Balanko is currently sitting in his studio, which doubles as the headquarters for Four Destinations Entertainment, a Canadian company he began with friend and business partner Liam Sturgess.

“We teach lessons and offer studio recording for solo musicians, bands, voiceover actors, and anyone else looking to record any project,” Balanko says. “This studio’s an incredible resource for us. If I have the urge to get an idea out at midnight, I can hop in the car and head over.”

As of late, Balanko has had a lot of those urges. The budding folk-pop singer-songwriter recently released his debut...

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