A bore. A snore. A chore. For many of us mere mortals, tax time is no walk in the park. Whether you pay an accountant or DIY your tax return there’s always some prep work involved, so why not make like Mary Poppins and for every [tax] task that must be done [add] an element of fun? Bid farewell to the 2020 tax year and ring in the new financial year with a dash of fun by tuning into these recently released tunes by Queensland artists while you crunch those tax time numbers…

>>> Spotify playlist is located at the end of the article, so you can listen to these goodies all in one go!!! <<<

STUCK ON YOU  – LUKE HOWELL
(POP)

Luke Howell

Known for his laid back and mellow vibe, Luke Howell’s Stuck On You is a catchy, melodic and heartfelt tune that showcases his talents in all areas. Produced by Gold Coast’s Josh Beattie, this wonderfully crafted single is sure to keep you warm this winter.

BETTER THAN THIS  – BLUSSH
(PUNK)

Blussh

Empowering, raw and hard hitting; Blussh have delivered an honest and rough around the edges track. Better Than This is reminiscent of the 90s grunge era and will have you moshing in your lounge room. A combination of sweet and sour, Better Than This is a wild and memorable track.

HORIZONS – TERRA GRIMARD
(
POP)

Terra Grimard

A toe-tapper that feels like sunshine, Horizons is the vibrant and wholesome new single from Queensland artist Terra Grimard. With whirls of instrumentation and wanderlust melodies, the song takes you on a journey of self-reflection. Uplifting and free spirited, this is one song that will have a smile on your dial.

RECORD STORES – LEANNE TENNANT
(ACOUSTIC)

Leanne Tennant

A wholesome and all around relatable track complimented by soft acoustic guitar and delicate vocals, Record Stores is the stunning latest release by Leanne Tennant. An emotional journey, Leanne wrote Record Stores to serve as a reminder of the powerful healing effects of music.

TRUST – KUYA JAMES & EMILY WURRAMARA
(HIP-HOP)

Emily Wurramara

Brought together by their backgrounds and shared passions for music, Kuya James and Emily Wurramara deliver a superb minimalist and cultivating track. Compelling lyrics and flawless vocals complimented by warm production, this track is on fire.

OUT OF MY MIND  – DANII
(POP/RNB)

Danii

A sultry pop single, Danii delivers a profound and compelling emotional ballad. Hypnotising and vocal heavy, this track explores self doubt and reminds listeners to believe in themselves. A flourishing song with a striking build up, Out Of My Mind certainly delivers all of your electronic-pop needs.

DESERT STORM – KAYPO
(POP)

Kaypo

An enthralling and mesmerising track, Kaypo shares themes of searching and purpose. Telling a metaphorical story, Desert Storm takes listeners on a mysterious and sentimental journey with waves of layered instrumentation, driven by delayed acoustic guitar. This is a song that moves you.

ROSES – JENNA
(POP)

Jenna

Gold Coast songstress Jenna delivers her sugary sweet latest single Roses. A perfect blend of clean pop production and enthralling layers of synth that bounce out in the chorus’. An entrancing and catchy single, Jenna has delivered all the bubble-pop goodness.

FINGER PISTOLS – FIGHT IBIS
(INDIE)

Fight Ibis

Punchy guitars with a surf-rock vibe, Fight Ibis are back with their bouncy new single Finger Pistols. The Sunshine Coast band paint a scenic picture of road trips and days by the beach with the vibrant yet gritty music combo of Finger Pistols.

BACK OUT AGAIN – JOSH KING
(POP)

Josh King

Pop singer-songwriter and earworm master Josh King is back with his latest upbeat pop ballad, Back Out Again. With modern production, embedded electric guitar scattered throughout the piece and an inspiring chorus, Back Out Again will have your heart the minute you hear it.

TRENDSETTING TUNES FOR TAX TIME

Monthly Munchies is a monthly compilation of the best new single releases by Queensland acts. Updated Weekly.