By The Meadow 2019

03 Jul Ripe Guide: Australia’s Best New Music (3/7/19)


Photo by Sarah Chavdaroska


This is our updated weekly playlist of the 40 best new Australian songs released within the past three months. This week’s guide includes new entries from Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange, Nearly Oratorio, Grand Prismatic, Cool Sounds, U-Bahn, Emma Russack, Sampa The Great, Poppongene, Gordon Koang, Hatchie, RVG, Body Type, Jade Imagine, Sunscreen, Kirin J Callinan, Taylah Carroll, Love Deluxe, Wagons, Mio, Merpire, Swim Team, Darcy Baylis, Summer Flake, Gena Bruce, Alex Cameron, Peak Twins, City Calm Down, River Yarra, Alta, Jordan Merrick, Web Rumors, and this week’s best new track by Sui Zhen.

As always, we have an updated Spotify playlist, updated SoundCloud playlist, and our full guide below.

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40. Web Rumors – ‘We Don’t Need A Hero’ | Uploaded: June 12th

39. Jordan Merrick – ‘Low Country’ | Uploaded: June 5th

38. Alta – ‘Back On It’ | Uploaded: June 24th

37. River Yarra – ‘Toad Charmer’ | Uploaded: June 5th

36. City Calm Down – ‘Stuck (On The Eastern)’ | Uploaded: June 10th

35. Peak Twins – ‘Beloved’ | Uploaded: June 10th

34. Alex Cameron – ‘Divorce’ | Uploaded: June 18th

33. Gena Bruce – ‘I Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over You’ | Uploaded: June 11th

32. Summer Flake – ‘In The Dark’ | Uploaded: June 4th

31. Darcy Baylis – ‘Balenciaga Interlude 🖤’ | Uploaded: June 4th

30. Swim Team – ‘New Year’ | Uploaded: June 12th

29. Merpire – ‘Habit’ | Uploaded: June 28th

28. Mio – ‘Turning’ | Uploaded: May 24th

27. Wagons – ‘Keep On Coming Back’ | Uploaded: June 12th

26. Love Deluxe – ‘Campari & Coke’ | Uploaded: June 18th

25. Taylah Carroll – ‘Vermont’ | Uploaded: June 3rd

24. Kirin J Callinan – ‘Vienna’ | Uploaded: June 21st

23. Sunscreen – ‘High Over Love’ | Uploaded: June 28th

22. Jade Imagine – ‘Remote Control’ | Uploaded: June 17th

21. Body Type – ‘Insomnia’ | Uploaded: June 27th

20. RVG – ‘Dying On The Vine’ | Uploaded: June 8th

19. Hatchie – ‘Keep’ | Uploaded: June 21st

18. Shining Bird – ‘Who Are We’ | Uploaded: May 24th | Open with YouTube

17. Nearly Oratorio – ‘Down To The Minute’ | Uploaded: May 20th | Open with YouTube

16. Gordon Koang – ‘Stand Up (Clap Your Hands)’ | Uploaded: June 12th

15. Poppongene – ‘Not Wrong’ | Uploaded: June 26th

14. Sampa The Great – ‘Final Form’ | Uploaded: June 5th

13. Emma Russack – ‘Be Real’ | Uploaded: June 16th

12. Lachlan Denton & Studio Magic – ‘This Christmas’ | Uploaded: May 16th | Open with YouTube

11. Emma Russack – ‘Winter Blues’ | Uploaded: May 13th | Open with YouTube

10. U-Bahn – ‘Time Warps Makes the Sweetest Sound’ | Uploaded: April 2nd

9. RVG – ‘Alexandra’ | Uploaded: May 1st | Open with YouTube

8. Kythira – ‘Seen Out’ | Uploaded: June 1st | Open with SoundCloud

7. Cool Sounds – ‘Around And Down’ | Uploaded: June 18th

6. Grand Prismatic – ‘I Can’t Sleep’ | Uploaded: May 31st

5. Grand Prismatic – ‘Safe As Houses’ | Uploaded: June 1st | Open with SoundCloud

4. Nearly Oratorio – ‘Nihility’ | Uploaded: June 6th

3. Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange – ‘Jamaika’ | Uploaded: May 25th

2. Sunbeam Sound Machine – ‘Silent Era’ | Uploaded: May 3rd | Open with YouTube

1. Sui Zhen – ‘Perfect Place’ | Uploaded: June 25th


Marcus Rimondini
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