this sensual track sparks interest as soon as the chorus slides in. The tipping point, at which the listener falls for this melange of old school hip-hop vibes, electro-pop and heavy bass, occurs once all these oddly-paired nuances unite. Their songs, like “Disobey” take on an electronic pioneering quality in the vein of The xx, and The Weeknd.
Listen to “Disobey” here
Certainly, the UK duo–featuring the sweet, airy vocals of unique Aluna Francis and producer, George Reid–could fit right in the indie pop filing cabinet. However, placing them in a restrictive category would only be attempting to place a malleable, ever-evolving peg into a rigid round hole. It just won’t do.
Listen to “You Know You Like It” here
Patience is a not only a virtue, but also a necessity in the case of AlunaGeorge‘s under-the-radar R&B hit, “You Know You Like It.” Like a honoring love letter to our favorite R&B girl bands of the 90′s,
May 19 13 @ 5:16 PMIron & Wine at The Capitol Theatre
May 20 13 @ 5:32 PMTom Petty & the Heartbreakers
May 21 13 @ 5:23 PMMoMA's Annual Party in the Garden
May 22 13 @ 5:37 PMof Montreal at Music Hall of Williamsburg
May 23 13 @ 5:27 PMØDD Spring Sale
May 24 13 @ 5:40 PMYacht at Shea Stadium
May 25 13 @ 5:50 PMJames Murphy and Special Guests at Grand Prospect Hall
May 26 13 @ 5:54 PMOneohtrix Point Never at Saint Vitus
May 27 13 @ 6:01 PMA conversation With James Murphy
May 28 13 @ 5:46 PMNaoaki Funayama: X-don at Ouchi Gallery