Alex Hutchings (guitarist)

Alex Hutchings is a professional guitarist based in Bristol, England. He especially plays and teaches jazz fusion, rock and r'n'b.

Alex Hutchings
Alex Hutchings at NAMM Show in 2014
Alex Hutchings at NAMM Show in 2014
Background information
GenresJazz fusion, rock, r'n'b

Since 2002, he has toured for a variety of different musical ensembles and brands.


Hutchings has the main guitar role on the Thriller – Live concert. He also composes music for BBC TV and radio and ITV.[1]

Alex Hutchings in concert with Steven Wilson, 2018.

In late 2017 he joined the Steven Wilson live band, touring with them in support of Wilson's To the Bone album.[2][3]

In late 2019, Alex released his first online guitar masterclass with JTC Guitar named "Approach to Improvising Masterclass: Vol 1"[4]


Hutchings has collaborated with Waghorn guitars,[5] Rotosound strings, Laney Amplification and Roland Corporation.[6]


  2. ^ "To the Bone Tour Trailer!". Steven Wilson - official website. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Steven Wilson: What I Told My New Guitarist Alex Hutchings Upon Joining the Band". Ultimate Guitar. 30 August 2017.
  4. ^ "JTC Guitar". Retrieved 8 January 2020.
  5. ^ "Waghorn Guitars".
  6. ^ "Alex Hutchings on JamTrackCentral". Archived from the original on 14 September 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014.