Being raised by a single father he would have to listen to the oldies spanish radio stations. It wouldn't take long before he wanted to find a sound that had both. By high school graduation he was already into the local DJs like David Padilla, George Alvarado and George Acosta. The turning point came when he got his hands on a cd called Nubreed by Steve Lawler. "I was amazed! The sound of those drums had begun engraving the notes in my soul. I still play that CD at my house."
Having graced the decks at BED, Nocturnal, SET, C-Level at the world famous Clevelander Hotel and clubs alike, he is a regular at Miami's fastest growing festival, Spirit Of Sound Gathering. Summer 2010 came with a lot of work for Lex. He worked on a remix titled Jealous Girl for Pop-Rock singer, Yenisley. Lex also worked on original productions titled Caramelo, What Is and Come On which was released on Sheeva Records. As an audio engineer, he quickly began taking notice of the extra effort that had to be done in the studio. Lex owns a small mastering studio that as he describes it, "has meant the world to me, but dj'ing is my first love." Lex Lara's first EP Just A Taste was released late June 2011 on Power Of Love Productions. He also has mastered original productions and mixed albums for local artist in Miami. Lex is part of several record labels such as LIVE RAIN, BEDROOMRECORDS09, SOUND GROOVE, POWER OF LOVE and still releasing tracks every month. You can find Lex Lara as part of the talented roster of DJs for UNIVERSEMIAMI.COM internet radio. Catch his weekly show MIAMI UNDERGROUND saturdays.
His sound would be described as sexy tribal house music