Elio D’Anna Jr

Elio D’Anna Jr

Guitarist. Lothario.

Elio has played with Shiva Soundsystem on guitar since 2004, initially at Glastonbury and then at every live show since, including touring India.

He studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, and explored Flamenco music in the south of Spain with Paqual de Lorca, to then graduate in musical composition at Middlesex University in 2006.  He now studies for a Master in Music Industry Management at the European School of Economics in London.

Since 10 years he lives between London and New York, keeping in touch with is family in Lucca, Tuscany.

He’s been in videos with Kate Moss, helps manage Amiata Records and formed the band Vimana.

Now a singer-songwriter and regular studio partner and cohort with D-Code. Hear him (well his guitar) roar on Fray,  Finger Puppets and Isolation.