Just noise, white noise
could not be more inaccurate.
As the UK electronic duo AlunaGeorge, singer Aluna Francis and producer George Reid weld seductive R&B vocals to extended bass lines and cutting, breathy riffs. Their collaborations run the gamete – Disclosure, DJ Snake, Kaytranada, Diplo, Skrillex – and testify to their dynamic, shape-shifting sound. Flirting with garage, house, trap, soul and dance genres, the two have conceived such hits as Your Drums, Your Love, White Noise and I’m In Control, following remixes of Lana Del Rey and Florence and The Machine.
Fresh off Sónar Hong Kong last weekend, they will be at Arkham on Friday April 19 in support of their second EP, Champagne Eyes – a slowed-down, heated tracklist featuring the likes of Bryson Tiller, as well as producers and multi-instrumentalists Cautious Clay and Baauer.