Born on April 26, 1983, in Kollam, Kerala, Rex Vijayan is a producer, guitarist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. He is the child of Albert Vijayan, a music chief in Malayalam cinema. He completed his schooling at Trinity lyceum high school in Kollam. He self-taught himself to play different instruments at an exceptionally youthful age and started his melodic profession by making cover versions of the songs. He wedded Chintoo Rex in Kollam on 14 March 2008.
He was a member of the well-known Kochi based band name Motherjane, as the beat guitarist from 2000 to 2003. Now, he is the music writer, synthesizer, and lead guitarist of the Malayalam elective musical crew "Avial" based in Trivandrum since 2003. He was a member of a beginner German hip-hop band "Intensive Erfrischung" meaning Intensive Refreshment situated in Munich.
He joined the Dance Company by Daksha Seth, which performs a contemporary dance on the stage. Gibson Guitar Corporation in the USA gave him the opportunity to be their endorser for their most recent top of the line series guitar "Gibson Les Paul Classic.” Rex appeared in the movie music direction with Anwar Rasheed's 'Bridge,' a fragment of the portmanteau movie 'Kerala Café.'
He at that point did the composing of film '
22 Female Kottayam', by
Aashiq Abu and 'Chaappa Kurishu' coordinated by
Sameer Thahir. He assisted with the foundation score of motion pictures 'Friday' by Lijin Jose and '
Second Show' by
Srinath Rajendran. He produced the music for film 'English' by Shyamaprasad, in which he teamed up with Shankar Tucker, the American clarinet player and music arranger in tune 'Aakashame' highlighting Rohan Kymal on vocals.
He also created the title song for debut motion picture 'North 24 Kaatham' by
Anil Radhakrishnan Menon featuring
Fahadh Faasil. Vijayan turned playback artist with 'Enthanu Bhai' in movie 'Da Thadiya' by Aashiq Abu. His most recent work was for second motion picture '
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi' by Sameer Thahir. After his directorial make a beginning with a way breaking motion picture 'Chaappa Kurishu,' in which alongside five delightful tunes Rex has additionally sung the title tune 'Neelakasham' where it got a significant number of hits on Soundcloud inside hours.
The film and Rex's music in it got own cult followers even to this day. Aside from Avial he is effectively required as a session artist and has collaborated with India's most elite performers on various albums and furthermore formed original motion picture background scores. He lives in Ernakulam and is dealing with a forthcoming Avial collection.