Artist of the day: Aria Novos
Formed from the ashes of talented Safety Harbor youngsters Oh Clemency, Aria Novos serve up a swirling, undeniably catchy and danceable style of modern alternative, a la Tokyo Police Club or Ra Ra Riot.
Singer-keyboardist Audrey Sinead, singer-guitarist Gerard Sison, guitarist Eric Maroney, drummer Alex Schumacher and bassist Johnny released an EP, Diamond Light, described as a "concept albumette." It's smooth
On Friday, Aria Novos will play an acoustic set at 6 p.m. at Cafe Bohemia in St. Pete. To see the whole band live, you'll have to wait until Oct. 12, when they have a show at Orpheum in Ybor City.