"Alex Bell" is a song by Guided by Voices, an American indie rock band. The song was released on their 2003 album "Half Smiles of the Decomposed." The song is a mid-tempo rock track that features the band's characteristic lo-fi sound, with distorted, fuzzy guitars and heavily-reverbed vocals. The lyrics are somewhat enigmatic and open to interpretation, but seem to be about the eponymous Alex Bell and his life experiences. The music has a catchy, upbeat quality and is driven by a driving rhythm section. Overall, "Alex Bell" is a classic Guided by Voices song that showcases the band's unique sound and songwriting style.