Alana joined Studio 360 in 2011. A writer and longtime public radio listener, Alana developed an interest in radio while earning a master’s degree in arts journalism at Syracuse University. She works on Studio 360’s ...
Gig Alerts: Ava Luna
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Ava Luna isn't the first band to mesh R&B and synths into an electro-soul amalgam, but there's something about their heavenly harmonies, fervent vocals and D.I.Y. aesthetic that makes them sound fresher than the myriad of other electro mashups on the market. The seven-piece outfit have been steadily accumulating praise for their Services EP released earlier this year, and on this track, it's clear why. Grounded in both seductive rhythm and anguished, impassioned vocals, "Clips" grooves with beat-laden soul.