Reonda - Girl and the Sea

Raised in Brooklyn, New York, Reonda grew up in the outer borough listening to pop music, but later discovered great names such as Nick Drake, Elliot Smith, Vashti Bunyan, and Johnny Cash. After sneaking a classical guitar out from school, she taught herself how to play and began writing simple tunes. Some years went by, she managed to self-released her first-ever EP "Moon". She then travels to Hong Kong to release her debut album, the introspective yet uplifting "Lightness of Being".

Although a multi-instrumentalists in the studio, Reonda delivers warm and delicate layers of sound during her live performances with only a guitar, and a tiny synthesizer. Bittersweet has never sounded so good.

In her spear time, she enjoys day dreaming about becoming a sushi chef.

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Events featuring Reonda

Mar 16, 2017
8:00pm — 8:40pm
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Brooklyn, NY