SEEKING

Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone.

ABOUT

london based band, we play original songs in the style of 60's/ 70s era soul/rhythm n'blues. We are always looking for committed musicians with a passion for authentic music, who like to work by an old school natural ethos.

At this time, we are specifically looking for reliable sax/trumpet/trombone players for regular paid work.

As well as this, we are always keen to meet quality musicians and singers to collaborate with.

Screen name:
The Expressions
Member since:
Feb 02 2010
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
1
Age:
35 years

Influences

American session bands such as the American House Band, The Fame Band, Muscle Shoals Sound, Hi rhythm section, the Motown house band aka The Funk brothers, Booker T and the M.Gs at Stax, The Meters, The Dixie Flyers, The Kingpins. Artists these bands backed include Elvis, Al Green, Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, Sam and Dave, James Carr, Percy Sledge, Bobby Womack, Ray Charles, Dr John, Allen Toussaint, Solomon Burke, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, Temptations, Four Tops, The Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Dusty Springfield, Etta James, Candi Staton, Ann Peebles, Bettye Lavette, Millie Jackson, Esther Phillips, Ann Sexton, Marlena Shaw, Freddie King, B.B.King, Albert King and many more.

Members Of Band

Our current line up consists of Drums/Bass/Piano-organ-electric piano/Guitar and lead vocalist.

Please get in touch with me by email: backtostax@live.co.uk

MUSIC