Cosmo's MidnightThese Sydney fellas, once scrappy upstarts of Australia’s indie beatmaking scene, are now fully entrenched as standard-bearers for swanky EDM. So what’s the sound of Australian pop now?

Libidinal R’n’B (Lowkey), heartbreak disco (Talk To Me), cloud rap (Where You Been), dreamerific near-instrumentals (Polarised) and sultry come-ons (History). The double fist of the last two are record highlights: where CM mostly go straight for the dancefloor, Polarised aims for the festival with Passion Pit-ish allure, while Paige IV’s vocals on History shoot for Rihanna while riding a propulsive beat. Throw vox turns from Woodes and Tove Styrke in the bag and What Comes Next puts homegrown radio in a pretty good place.

What Comes Next is out now via RCA Records/Sony.

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