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#TrustedForTaste Best Songs of The Week — June 17th

17 June 2022 | 3:37 pm | Staff Writer

The best new new tunes you need in your life from this week including Cub Sport, Steve Lacy, Taka Perry, Vetta Borne, Human Movement, FKA twigs, Willo & more

Each week, we receive countless submissions of exciting new music, so we’ll be taking you through a weekly wrap up of all our favourite new tunes every Friday called #TrustedForTaste. Follow our Spotify playlist to never miss our updates!

Cub Sport - Always Got The Love
Brisbane four piece Cub Sport released their dance infused new single Always Got The Love this week, which is an exciting representation of their forthcoming sound. The sound naturally follows their frontman, Tim Nelson’s queer struggle to overt celebration which has been reflected in their discography so far.

Taka Perry & Boy Soda - Lemonade
Two of so-called Australia’s most exciting young artists, Taka Perry and Boy Soda have combined for an electrifying, booming hip hop collaboration LEMONADE. The duo deliver a signature blend of their sounds creating a track that is equal parts future electronica and hard hitting, soulful R&B.

Vetta Borne - Sad Girl
Vetta Borne has today released her new single Sad Girl alongside the announcement of her forthcoming EP Rose Avenue Vol. 1 solidifying her as one of the most incredible and dynamic young musicians emerging from so-called Australia. The track is a certified jam, featuring an esteemed funk and bounce worthy of a dimly lit or sun soaked dance party. 

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Harvey M - I’m Coming Home (Willo Remix)
Harvey M has given remix powers to one of Sydney/Eora’s most exciting young producers in Willo, as she adds a melodic and lo-fi tinge to his previously released I’m Coming Home. It features an up in tempo, synth melodies and layered break samples to reflect the tracks old school, nostalgic feeling. 

FKA twigs - KILLER
Grammy nominated vocalist, songwriter, lyricism and producer FKA twigs has released new single KILLER, which marks a new era for the prolific artist as she moves on from her acclaimed mixtape caprisongs. The track explores the concept of being a woman in love, the navigation the hunt and the eventual promises that die. 

Human Movement - Yu
Human Movement has released his new single, ushering in a new era of music inspired by bass and garage titled Yu. Yu is driven by a thundering rolling bass line which is minimally dressed. It’s paired with a jumpy, garage inspired kick pattern and staggering hats. On the melodic front, a repetitive, infectious, trance inducing vocal sample combines with an eerie wobbly lead synth.

Chelsea Warner - Nervous (feat. Emalia)
Chelsea Warner and Emalia have combined for a gorgeous pop and R&B crossover banger by way of Nervous. The track features stunning pop hooks tinged with a lush R&B flair, as the duo reflect on the beginning of a relationship, evoking feelings of excitement, vulnerability and turbulence.

Steve Lacy - Mercury
Global heart throb and Grammy nominated producer and artist Steve Lacy has released his new single Mercury. Written, recorded and produced by the artist, the track combines ‘60s Brazilian bossa nova and 70s funk. The song is taken from his forthcoming album Gemini Rights which lands this winter.  

Sloan Peterson - Wear My Heart Out feat. Pearl
Following a trio of electro-pop tracks last year, Brisbane based singer and songwriter Sloan Peterson has returned to her classic guitar led pop sound with her new single Wear My Heart Out alongside best friend and artist Pearl. Following a restorative move on the North Coast of New South Wales, Sloan has returned with music and a sound that is most true to her authentic self.