Much like July, August was a robust month for Australian music. We witnessed Babyface Mal and Ay Huncho pay homage to their Middle Eastern roots on respective tracks, KYE tap into a new sound, and the release of ThatKidMaz’s long-awaited EP. The scene made sweeping strides last month, and if you weren’t tuned in prior, this month will undoubtedly be the one that makes you adjust your set. With that out of the way, here’s the best new local music from the month of August.