Success Express, supporting new and exciting independent aritsts, and defining themselves as "the beating heart of the creative community" celebrate their tenth anniversary this year.
For our September EXPRESSLIVE weekend showcase, we are excited to present a stunning eclectic lineup ranging from Alternative, Jazz, Indie, Electronic Pop and Soul, and as ever followed by a Rooftop Party with DJs on the roof until 2am.
FLOOD FOR THE FAMINE
Alex Lindner is a songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist based in London. In his project, Flood for the Famine, you hear him recall his idols from blues, folk and soul alongside modern luminaries including Bon Iver, James Blake, and Sufjan Stevens.
“I want to write songs you can see and feel. Sometimes I write on love, and sometimes it’s the people I see around me in London – there’s always plenty of inspiration. If I can create a story or character that lives on after the song’s finished, then I’m happy.”
Subtle, yet deeply rooted, Paulaa fuses an aching melodies with her soulful, R&B vocals to create an eclectic songs that she joins together through eerie, atmospheric electronica. Paulaa's debut EP was reviewed to great acclaim in 2018.
Soul and atmosphere drive this croydon 5 pieces sound... lead by Chris Sheffield, The Nine Lives traverse genres through folk, post-rock, r&b and jazz; all tinged with cinematic sensibilities. Put down your phone, relax and let them take you on a journey.
Acoustic soul singer/songwriter from London, blessed with a rich, complex and unique voice, and thoughtful uplifting songwriting.
Influenced from the classic to the more recent soul legends, drawing melodies from acoustic roots. Jesse’s stong influences are drawn from the soul greats including Donny Hathaway, Marvin Gaye, D'angelo, Seal, India Arie, Stevie Wonder, Boyz II Men, John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix, Prince and more.