Since joining the ranks of local music label IOHYOU (currently comprising DZ Deathrays, Violent Soho, Oscar Key Sung), Aussie chanteuse Montgomery has pitched her pegs firmly in pop ground, her debut EP ‘New Clear War’ an intersection of saccharine vocals, slick basslines and grounded beats. With Mongomery’s real identity shrouded in mystery (SRSLI WHO ARE YOU), we’re all the more intrigued by Japanese Wallpaper’s new spin on “Pinata”. Known to his mum as Gab Strum, the 17-year-old Triple J Unearthed winner draws out Monty’s synth-heavy cut into a hiccupy vortex, interspersed with pared-back moments for maximum feels.

Listen below..