Chris Athorne For Oktoba: Communicating Through ‘Smoke Signals’

His voice communicates something quite special

His lyrics tell stories everyone can relate to

His guitars brings a subtle touch of authenticity,

The kind of authenticity we appreciate when it comes to Folk, Pop and Americana music.

This October 29th, Brighton based singer-songwriter Chris Athorne releases his debut album,

Titled ‘Smoke Signals‘ from his very own solo project, Oktoba.

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He’s an artist blooming, his debut EP Tales and Shadows EP’ released in 2014, keeps on being played regularly on BBC introducing.

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This has been a great year for Oktoba, and this shall continue so, as Chris had the blessing to perform all around the UK (Together The People Festival, The Great Escape, Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club)

As well as shows in America (Rockwood Music Hall in NYC and Sofar Sounds in Chicago).

Running for a brilliant career, Chris has recorded this song, titled ‘Down’, one amongst the 10 tracks of the album

With producer Tim Bidwell (Kate Walsh, Jack Watts, Fink) at his Clockwork Owl Studio in Brighton.

To conclude, we’re ending this October month with a nice discovery of a mature and accomplished artist, Chris Athorne, for project Oktoba.

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