Kris hails from the Isle of Wight and is formerly the guitarist of The Bees.
The Bees released four albums: 2002’s Mercury Prize-nominated Sunshine Hit me, its 2004 major label follow-up Free The Bees (which was recorded at Abbey Road Studios), and 2007’s Octopus. Their fourth album, Every Step’s A Yes, was released on 11 October 2010. The Bees supported Oasis in 2005, and Madness in December 2007 during their Christmas tour, and supported Paul Weller in the UK on selected dates of his “Winter Arena Tour” We welcome Kris with open arms and look forward to a wonderful partnership. How very exciting!’
Kris Birkin’s rip-snorter of a debut solo single Black Horse is OUT NOW on all digital platforms