Festival Expressions is an original band from Birmingham Alabama that formed in the summer of 2011. Their music integrates multiple genres including Rock, Jazz, Funk, Organic Electronica, and Jam. The mixture allows for a completely original sound. Festival Expressions is best known for their unique songwriting & energetic live performances.
Throughout 2012 the band wrote, recorded, and produced their first studio album titled “Festival Expressions.” The album was officially released in January of 2013. Now, in the Summer of 2014, the group has released their second studio album titled “Conversations.”
Festival Expressions has opened for Tim Reynolds TR3, JJ Grey & Mofro, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, and Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk. The band has also shared the stage with The Emmit-Nershi Band, Tim Carbone of Railroad Earth, and Col. Bruce Hampton at the 2012 Red Clay Revival Arts and Music Festival. In 2012 Festival Expressions was honored with the opportunity to record one track with Ken Scott of Abbey Road Studio at UAB’s Audiostate 55. The group also headlined The Birmingham Arts and Music Festival(2012), The Sloperfest Climbing and Music Festival(2013), Tunes Against Typhoons(2014) and The Alabama Mountain Games(2014).