Kurt is originally from Stewartsville Ohio. He moved to Florida approximately five years ago. He has been singing since he was a young child. While singing at local bars and clubs with several different bands, he was fortunate enough to land a few gigs in Nashville. He sang on stage at the Grand Ole Opry in 1997 and also at the world-famous Tootsies in downtown Nashville.

Kurt has also sang on Carnival Cruise line ships and performed with several big acts throughout his singing career.




Larry has been part of the Central Florida music scene for years playing honky-tonks, clubs, and festivals. Playing guitar since the late sixties, his musical interest turned to the "west coast" country styles of artists like Merle Haggard and Buck Owens and bands such as the Flying Burrito Brothers, Poco, The New Riders of the Purple Sage and The Eagles. Larry began playing Pedal Steel guitar in 1975. Moving to Florida in 1978 he has played in numerous local bands playing Nashville and Texas "outlaw" country singing, playing guitar, banjo, and Pedal Steel. His primary instrument has become the Pedal Steel. Larry's playing reflects the styles of such players as Buddy Cage, Loyd Green and Tom Brumley of the Buckaroos. His bright, bouncy playing breathes new life into country classics. Larry is one of the premier Pedal Steel players in the southeast. His extensive musical influences are evident in each of the instruments that he plays.


Originally from the Mid-Hudson region, Frank Herman began playing bass guitar as a teenager. Nearly a half a century later, he's still at it. Bouncing back and forth between rock and country bands, Frank played in regionally well-known rock bands like Deadline and On The Rocks, and country bands such as The Carl Richards Band and Deuces Wild. Moving to Florida nearly ten years ago, played in central Florida rock band The Mercury 49's. When that ended Frank returned to his country roots, hooking up with Southbound Express. After playing with the Express for two years, Frank took a year off from playing, but has now re-joined his friends and bandmates, and looks forward to playing classic country with the boys all around central Florida for years to come.


James Krembs hails from Southside Chicago originally as a kid growing up. His last port of call for many years has been Los Angeles. Now he has found his way to Flagler County and has been living the dream. James started drumming at a very young age. He was playing in bars and venues while still in high school. He went on to touring full time for many years playing in both cover bands and original bands. James has continued performing and recording with numerous bands of all genres large and small. His consistency and technique in drumming makes him a very large asset to any band. His current project is the classic country band, "Southbound Express." The energy that James produces while on stage coupled with the musical talents of the band members rounds out the South Bound Express circle




A Native of Central Florida: Clyde was born into a musical family, performing just comes easy to him. At the age of ten Clyde was hammering the honky tonks with his mother’s band and hasn’t stopped since. At age 14 Clyde formed his first group, with the help of his mother introducing him to the local jam scene, he got to hang out with some of Florida’s best of the best musicians, stealing every guitar lick he could get a hold of, and becoming a multi-instrumentalist as well. Clyde became a talent soon to be recognized. Clyde has been actively involved in the music and entertainment business for over 40 years with extensive experience as a touring and session musician with some of the most respected well-known names in the industry. He was raised with a lot of musical influences but his true love for music starts with Country ... The traditional classics of George Jones the Hagg, Conway Twitty, Hank Williams Sr, Johnny Cash and so on. Southern Rock also played a big part in he life as well with greats like; Lynyrd Skynyrd, Molly Hatchet, 38 Special and Blackfoot. He looks forward to bringing his experience and love for good country music to “Southbound Express".


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