New York City-based rock singer and songwriter Karla Moheno released her debut single, "Time Well Spent" today off of her new album Gone to Town.
The singer and songwriter's cinematic album, produced by Scott Hollingsworth of Break Records, conjures images of film noir. Gone to Townfeatures Karla Moheno's nostalgic yet playful vocals, accompanied by darker, mature music. Moheno's lyrics reflect the artist's "tellin' it like it is" honesty and truthfulness that are sure to appeal to music lovers of all genres.
Karla Moheno's unique sound is influenced by Wanda Jackson, Billie Holliday, Anita O'Day, Sam Cooke, Lucinda Williams and Lorrie Collins. The themes of 1950's girl groups and 1960's soul music resonate with Karla Moheno, as reflected in her new album.
About Karla Moheno
A native of San Diego, California, Karla Moheno is a New York City-based rock singer and songwriter. Moheno grew up listening to music from the 1950's and 1960's and later fell in love with early swing music. Following Moheno's move to New York City six years ago, the artist performed with several bands including Morricone Youth and a swing trio she formed called The Tickled Pinks. Moheno has played prestigious venues around New York including Rockwood Music Hall, Joe's Pub, Poisson Rouge, SRB Brooklyn, the Cutting Room, and the Knitting Factory. Karla Moheno released her debut solo album, Gone to Town in November 2013.
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