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Avian an original, alternative rock band from Reading, UK


We formed in the Autumn of 2016, initially under the name The Silverline. Since then we have been busy in the rehearsal studio, building up a nice and dynamic set of songs. It's all rock...powerful rhythms and big vocals!

Line up:

  • Chris Beales - lead vocals, acoustic guitar
  • Jamie Mead - drums
  • Mark Smith - bass guitar, backing vocals


  • Fri 8th December 2017 - 8pm - The Face Bar Reading. We are very excited to be supporting Spriggan Mist. See here for more info. Entry £6.
  • Fri 5th Jan 2018 - 9pm - The Fisherman's Cottage Reading
  • Wed 31st Jan 2018 - 9pm - The Thirsty Bear Reading (acoustic)
  • Sun 11th Feb 2018 - 9pm - The Enchanted Market 2018 Garth Hill College , Bull lane, Bracknell, RG42 2AD (acoustic)

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Burning Sunshine
Readipop festival - Caversham - 15 July 2017

The Picture Taker
Readipop festival - Caversham - 15 July 2017

A Day of Storms

A Circle of Stones

All songs are written by Chris Beales (music & lyrics), and are copyright Chris Beales 2016-17 (All rights reserved). The arrangements are by Avian. For more info please e-mail: contact[@]