“An inspiring and strong record full of big names while showcasing some of the best new talent from around the world” – Emily Brinnand, The Guardian

“A fantastic album packed full of big names and the best of new and emerging talent” – Amazing Radio

“Creative, memorable, inspiring, great music, great cause.” - Manchester Radio Online

Xpress: The Album is a 17 track charity album on behalf of CALM and the debut release by Quenched Music. The Campaign Against Living Miserably works to prevent suicide, the single biggest killer of men under thirty-five in the UK. All profits from the album will be donated to CALM. Support new music, the arts and most importantly, CALM’s crucial work! Spread the word!

1. The Strokes – Trying Your Luck
2. Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.Snap
3. Black Lights – For You
4. Tuka (Ft. Maples) – You and I
5. Jun Tzu – The Bridge
6. The Hyena Kill – Little Jesus Bastard
7. Byron – Demons
8. Reverend and The Makers – Noisy Neighbour
9. King Porter Stomp – The Shuffle
10. Frazer King – The Witch and Mr.Woo
11. The Cold One Hundred – Special Friends
12. The Rimes – Fight Fire With Fire
13. The Libertines – Can’t Stand Me Now
14. Stalagmites – Be An Animal
15. The Minx – Cold Outside
16. Naymedici – Paddy McGee
17. Kid British – You Against the World

Digital album download:

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Physical album:

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The Artists


The Strokes


The Libertines


Frazer King



Black Lights

Black Lights




Jun Tzu

King Porter Stomp

King Porter Stomp


The Cold One Hundred

The Hyena Kill

The Hyena Kill

Jon McClure 2

Reverend and The Makers

Get Cape

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.

The Minx

The Minx



Kid British

Kid British

Tuka press shot


Wolverhampton based four piece, The Rimes

The Rimes



Springsteen & I: Ticket giveaway

Win two tickets to the opening night screening of Baillie Walsh’s movie, ‘Springsteen and I’.


Xpress: The Album/launch night video package

Meat Cassette team up with Xpress to bring us a video package on the album and Xpress launch night at Factory 251


Dirty Freud: Agendas EP, Exclusive Interview

Dirty Freud takes us on the turbulent journey through time and space that led to his debut, ‘Agendas.’


The Cold One Hundred: Exclusive Xpress Interview

We meet The Cold One Hundred ahead of their headline slot at the Xpress Factory 251 gig


A huge thank you

Come check out three of the UK’s hottest new bands down at FAC 251 and support Xpress


Last But Not Least… The Strokes

The Strokes complete the Xpress album lineup.


Xpress The Album: Unveiling The Libertines

Xpress welcomes on board The Libertines for our exclusive charity album.

Get Cape

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly. Xpress The Album.

We are delighted to welcome on board Sam Duckworth, better known as his stage name, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly. for Xpress, The Album.

Xpress Indiegogo

We Need Your Support

We need your support! Introducing our Indiegogo crowd funding campaign and how you can help Xpress.

Tuka press shot

Aussie Hip-Hop star Tuka talks to Xpress

Aussie hip-hop star Tuka checks in from a sunny Sydney summer to talk to Xpress about his place on the album.

Reverend And The Makers

Jon McClure, Reverend And The Makers

Reverend and The Makers front man Jon McClure talks to us exclusively for Xpress during the Makers’ UK tour on music, expression and CALM’s work.

Wolverhampton based four piece, The Rimes

Xpress the album, Introducing The Rimes

Quenched Music welcome on board Wolverhampton based indie-rockers The Rimes for the Xpress album.

Tuka, Feedback Loop

Xpress the album, Introducing Tuka

Tuka is a Sydney based rapper and a part of Aussie Hip-Hop outfit, Thundamentals. We are delighted to announce Tuka for the Xpress album.

Xpress awareness campaign on behalf of CALM charity.
Registered Charity Number 1110621