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New music for February.

Katy Perry - Chained To The Rhythm

After two albums of sugar coated pop songs, Katy Petty is aiming to move towards a more meaningful and creative period of music, with her new single ‘Chained to the Rhythm.’ This change follows in the footsteps of her formal support of Hillary Clinton. While most celeb’s use social media to insight change, Katy formally spoke at Hillary rallies issuing a distinct change in the image she had previously presented. Is Katy about to follow in the footstep of Peter Garrett & Bob Dylan to be the next political music superstar? History would say no, but extra points for the cameo on the song from Bob Marley’s Grandson Skip and a co-write from our very own Sia.
 

 

Amy Shark - Adore

When I think of the Gold Coast I think of the glorious beaches, the meter maid's & Warrick Capper's tight gold shorts. I don't tend to think of haunting vocals in the style of Lorde and Lana Del Ray. Amy Shark changes that perception, with her ghost like double-tracked vocals and heavily sustained guitar in the track, 'Adore.' Adore's lyrics reflect the emotional pain one reflects on, when they're dreaming of how they can obtain the person they so strongly desire. We've all been there. Selling out all 12 shows of her recent National Tour, 2017 will be big for Amy Shark.

 

Julia Michaels - Issues

A woman, admitting she's got problems?! Never! Julia Michaels admits she's got issues in her debut track, but not before she says, 'you've got them too.' (I guess there had to be a catch). On first listen, 'Issues' is a refreshing change to today's music, with only a synth-laded orchestra with finger-clicks backing Julia's voice for the first minute of the song. If you're a fan of Sarah Blasko, early Missy Higgins or dare I say The Fray, this track is for you.

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