Aldous Harding / Michael Albert [Thin Hymns] / Our Fathers
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 9:00 PM CDT
Empty Bottle, Chicago, IL
21 years and over
Sometimes reminiscent of 60s-era folk singers, ALDOUS HARDING's work lies in more harsh terrain than her forebears – piercing the long history of the genre with a grit and sincerity rarely encountered. Somewhat out of step with the 21st Century, ALDOUS’ music is accompanied by wry wit and tenacious gall that will see her become a true stayer in the music world. Hailing from New Zealand’s Southern port town of Lyttelton, ALDOUS has received attention and accolades from all corners of the music industry. Her self-titled debut received 4 stars from MOJO and Uncut, while UK blog The 405 hailed her a “toweringly talented song writer”.While the album was released nearly a year ago in New Zealand, it continues to thrive after releases in Australia and Europe, ALDOUS' music timelessly out of step with fleeting trends. Following the Australian release, she played Sydney & Perth Festivals and Golden Plains.