17 May 2013

AlunaGeorge

Runners-up in the BBC's Sound of 2013 poll, AlunaGeorge might have a better claim than most to being a modern group with a modern sound. The duo of Aluna Francis and George Reid - hence "AlunaGeorge" - would struggle to exist at any other time. George met Aluna through e-mailing her previous band and remixing a track for them. A few years later they're headlining tours and securing prime festival slots. Shaun D Wilson spoke to George Reid down a dodgy London phone line to ask about the duo's working relationship...