Reggie Watts in Missoula
Internationally renowned vocal artist/beatboxer/musician/comedian Reggie Watts will perform at the Top Hat on Saturday, December 19th.
Tickets are $22-$35 and available at the Top Hat, Rockin' Rudy's and online. This is an all ages show, doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.
Reggie Watts is an internationally renowned vocal artist/ beatboxer/ musician/ comedian who
wows audiences with his live performances which are 100% improvised. Using his formidable voice,
looping pedals, and his vast imagination, Reggie blends and blurs the lines between music and
comedy. No two performances are the same and to that end, ”genius” is the word most often used to
describe Reggie Watts. LA Weekly crowned him ”the most wildly inventive new talent of the past five
years” while New York Magazine hailed Reggie as “Spectacularly original,” Rolling Stone featured him
as “Hot Comedian,” SPIN named him as “Best New Comedian” and the LA Times praised Reggie is “a
As a solo performer, Reggie was handpicked by Conan O’Brien to open nightly on Conan’s sold out
North American “Prohibited From Being Funny on Television” tour. Reggie released his debut comedy
cd/dvd ‘Why $#!+ So Crazy?’ on Comedy Central Records in May 2010 and it was made available on
Netflix June 2013. At the invitation of Jack White, Reggie recorded ‘Reggie Watts Live at Third Man
Records,’ now available in limited edition vinyl. Reggie has performed sold out headlining tours in the
US and Europe, performed sets at Bonnaroo, SXSW, Bumbershoot and more. At the prestigious TED
Conference he received a standing ovation. He recorded his facinatingly sublime original score to the
Ridley Scott film “Legend” to a sold out house at SF Sketchfest and made the soundtrack available for
free download online. ‘Reggie Watts: A Live At Central Park’ is out on cd/dvd via Comedy Central
Records. He is a founding member of JASH.com which launched Spring 2013 with fellow founders
Michael Cera, Sarah Silverman and Tim and Eric. Many of his original videos have gone viral.
As a musician, Reggie can be seen as musical co-hort in the IFC series “Comedy Bang! Bang!” and in
his many “Reggie Makes Music” videos. He joined LCD Soundsystem as guest onstage at the final NY
shows and he appears in the documentary “Shut Up And Play The Hits.” Reggie also sang on Regina
Spektor’s "Dance Anthem of the 80s" and toured Europe with her, toured the US with DEVO, was
featured in Hot Chip’s “Night and Day” video and recorded an original session for the Daytrotter
series. As the frontman for Seattle rock outfit Maktub, Reggie and his band released five albums.