Multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter and producer Chris Reardon writes and performs a mixture of alternative, blues, folk, rock and experimental music. Reardon is an exciting, ever evolving artist, masterfully exploring the art of song craft and composition.
Born in Coventry, Great Britain, and spent his formative years in Hong Kong. In his late teens he moved to Reading where he began playing shows in the local music scene. Later he moved to seaside town Bournemouth where he began honing his songwriting and toured with indie band The Cramatics. After finding some success with features on BBC Radio 1 and BBC Introducing, Reardon embarked on a solo career and settled in legendary Camden Town, London. In August 2017, Reardon released his critically acclaimed debut EP, From the Outside In on his own record label Strange Comfort Records. His anticipated follow up EP is due to be released on his label in April 2018.
“Great new songwriter from London” – Tom Robinson, BBC 6 Music
“Exciting new talent!” – BBC Introducing, Linda Serck
“Folk-hewn and tender, his softly sculpted vignettes have a bittersweet feel” – CLASH
“His voice has that rare ability to calmly convey despair without descending into self pity” – GIGWISE
“Gorgeous…a dreamy delight” – Record of the Day