Luna Is Honey is a group of youngsters from Los Angeles making self described "sunny, morbid" music -- a description we'd have to agree with.
Take a song like "Claws" (which you can indeed take after the jump), where upbeat summery rhythms and familiar melodies are given the hazy, dazed shoegaze treatment, with a little bit of early '80s rock radio thrown in for good measure.
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The band counts The Cure and My Bloody Valentine among its influences, as well as Elvis Costello, who's oddly channeled on Luna's cover of "I Would Die 4 U" by one of their other idols, Prince.
Both songs are on the band's recently released Copy Cats EP.
DOWNLOAD: Luna Is Honey - "Claws" [MP3]