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Hannah Harding (born 1990), known professionally as Aldous Harding, is a New Zealand folk singer-songwriter. She has been represented by independent record labels Flying Nun Records and Lyttelton Records. 4AD announced Aldous Harding as a new signing in early 2017 just prior to the release of her second album.[1] Harding comes from a musical family: her mother is folk singer Lorina Harding, and she was discovered while busking on a street by fellow musician Anika Moa.[2] She has also collaborated with many musicians including Marlon Williams,[3] John Parish, Mike Hadreas[4] and Fenne Lily. Her album Party was nominated for IMPALA's European Album of the Year Award. [5]

Aldous Harding
Aldous Harding, November 2015.jpg
Harding in November 2015
Background information
Birth nameHannah Harding
Born1990 (age 28–29)
OriginLyttelton, New Zealand
GenresIndie folk



Studio albumsEdit

Other songsEdit

  • "Elation" (2017)


  1. ^ "The official website for independent record label 4AD". 4AD. Retrieved 2017-06-08.
  2. ^ "The Mixtape: Aldous Harding | Radio New Zealand". 10 March 2016. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
  3. ^ Pareles, Jon (2017-05-17). "Aldous Harding's Songs Won't Be Pinned Down. Nor Will Her Voice". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-06-08.
  4. ^ "The ballad of Marlon Williams – Entertainment – NZ Herald News". 17 October 2015. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
  5. ^ "22 acts in the running for best European independent album". 6 March 2018. Archived from the original on 9 March 2018. Retrieved 6 March 2018.
  6. ^ "Aldous Harding - Flying Out". Flying Out. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
  7. ^ "Aldous Harding: Ready for take-off". 5 February 2017. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Aldous Harding : New Album 'Designer' Details". 4AD. 19 February 2019. Retrieved 19 February 2019.

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