Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit
are an English folk rock band signed to Lost Highway
. They are fronted by Johnny Flynn (also known as Joe Flynn
), an actor, poet and songwriter who cites W.B. Yeats
among his influences. He is a member of the 'Propeller' theatre troupe, acting in several plays including Twelfth Night
. Band members of 'The Sussex Wit' include Matt Edmonds, Adam Beach, Joe Zeitlin, Lillie Flynn and Johnny Flynn.