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New Music Monday – 26 February 2024

New Music Monday is back again, with more fresh hits for you to add to your playlists! Featuring artists such as Aleksiah, Justin Timberlake, Hockey Dad, Elle Murphy, and Between You & Me.  

Song: 24

Artist: Aleksiah

Aleksiah’s newest track ‘24’ strikes a chord with young adults navigating their early twenties. The upbeat song is about struggling through your twenties, while hoping life will be better when you turn 24. The lyrics urge the listener to embrace and romanticize life, and to remain hopeful for what lies ahead.

On social media, the artist shared their excitement for the release:

“Thank you to everyone who has given this song so much love and support and helped me bring this to life!!! I’m so proud of what my lil diary entry has become. Never give up on yourself, your hopes and your dreams, life will change for the better, you just have to wait for it <3”

Song: Rose Tinted

Artist: Elle Murphy

Melbourn raised artist Elle Murphy has excited fans with the release of her newest single, ‘Rose Tinted’. The song captures the essence of a summer romance while travelling, with the artist drawing inspiration from her own adventures. On social media, Murphy reflected on a personal travel fling, humorously admitting to being a bit “delulu”, having taken the fling more serious than intended.

This catchy track is sure to make an excellent addition to your road trip playlists!

Song: In The Middle

Artist: Between You & Me

Self-proclaimed as Australia’s hottest independent boy band, Between You & Me have released their latest banger, ‘In The Middle’. The Aussie Pop Punk band say the song is about the slow breakdown of a relationship and being stuck in the loop of breaking up and getting back together again.

Along with this awesome track, the band has also announced their new EP ‘SH!T YEAH’, which will be dropping on the 5th of April. The band are currently performing in the UK and will soon be heading to the US for their first ever headline tour.

Song: Drown

Artist: Justin Timberlake

The Iconic Justin Timberlake has given fans a sneak peek of his upcoming album by dropping his newest single ‘Drown’. He teased the song on socials by sharing a video of him playing piano and singing the song.

“You left me alone out in the dark / With all of your demons / Got caught up in the tide / Of all the tears you cried / Yeah, you know I was blinded by my heart / Sinking from the start / Should’ve never followed you this far / Now I’m in the deep end / And you let mе drown / You didn’t even try to save me.”

His upcoming sixth studio album will be released on March 15th and will be his first LP in six years.

Song: Base Camp

Artist: Hockey Dad

Aussie band Hockey Dad have released their second single of the year, titled ‘Base Camp’. The addictive song is about wanting to make changes in your life in the search for happiness.

Hocky Dad is a duo made up of childhood best friends Zach Stephenson and Billy Flemming, who began jamming together in their parent’s garage when they were younger. The band release this song in the middle of their headline US tour, giving fans in the US plenty of opportunities to hear their newest song live.

Our New music playlist this week also features hits from artists such as Girl and Girl, Bombay Bicycle Club, Last Dinosaurs, and Guy Sebastian.

Keep up to date with the latest music here at TuneFM by following our New Music Monday playlist on Spotify. Updated every Monday <3