National Express Advert Music 2016 – Song and band details for the coach & bus travel companies ‘Take a Different View’ TV commercial.
Song Title: Travelling.
Singer/Band: Paper Lions.
Previously known as the Chucky Danger Band, this four-piece group from Prince Edward Island decided on their name change back in 2008, roughly around the same time they released Travelling.
With the help of a voice-over from Northern Irish actor James Nesbitt, National Express’ latest advert tells us that, like the UK, their travel company has moved on over the last 40 years.
The ‘Take a Different View’ ad was posted to the coach operators YouTube channel on the 29th of February, 2016.
Even though it’s a nice enough advert, with a good song, I personally still prefer National Express’ more uplifting 2014 TV campaign. You may remember this earlier effort starred actor and musician David Soul singing his 1977 hit ‘Silver Lady‘: