Premiere: Lachlan Millsteed’s ‘Honest’ is a retro pop-fuelled one finger salute to toxic exes
01.06.2020

Premiere: Lachlan Millsteed’s ‘Honest’ is a retro pop-fuelled one finger salute to toxic exes

If you’ve ever gone through a breakup, this track will hit you right in the feels.

Melbourne-based alt-pop musician Lachlan Millsteed unveils his latest single ‘Honest’ today, a rhythmic pop-driven anthem that pays tribute to the classic sounds of the ’70s.

Opening with an acapella intro, the song swiftly changes gears as a retro beat takes hold. Millstead’s eclectic influences are evident, with nods to the likes of David Bowie and Billie Eilish shining through amongst his own distinct sound.

Delicate yet powerful, ‘Honest’ is an empowering anthem inspired by toxic exes and past relationships. Raw and emotive yet catchy and danceable, the single walks the line between relatable ballad and easy-listening pop beautifully.

An ode to taking back your sense of agency after a breakup and seeing a relationship clearly once the rose coloured glasses have come off, this track is a must-listen for all the singles contemplating texting their ex.

Listen to ‘Honest’ below.

‘Honest’ is out now. For more from Lachlan Millsteed, head to his website

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