Herald Sun - Hit - - MUSIC - /CYCLONE WEHNER

Syd­ney’s Glades — led by Ka­rina Wykes — ex­em­plify the mod­ern alt-rock band, with a post-EDM sheen. The songs on this de­but — like opener Ner­vous En­ergy —

should burst through youth ra­dio into live venues and fes­ti­vals. Not About You and

Sweet­heart are even very

Rep­u­ta­tion-era Tay­lor Swift. Yet Glades lounge in the sum­mer shade for 2016’s at­mo­spheric break­out Drive

and the acous­tic bal­lad

Through To You. To Love You

of­fers less pop in­no­va­tion than re­ju­ve­na­tion and pure elan.

note­wor­thy TRY THIS IF YOU LIKE …

The Naked and Fa­mous

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