It's his bold return...

Australian born songwriter Josef Salvat has shared his new single 'modern anxiety'.

The single marks his return to music, and it finds the pop auteur speaking with a filter.

He's looking directly at 2k19 life, at the information overload, FOMO-mania that seems to scream out of every computer screen.

Or as he puts it: “I think they call it modern anxiety…”

Out now, it's a potent, precocious pop burner, while the video - steered by Josef himself - is typically inventive.

It's the aftermath of a video shoot, an insight into the creative conversation that surrounds a shoot we will never see.

There are nods towards some iconic clips - think Amy Winehouse, Alanis Morisette, Coldplay, Madonna and Bjork - while the camera takes us on a merry dance around East London.

Designed to be watched on your mobile phone, it's a remarkable return from the Australia pop aesthete - tune in now.

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