The Numbers Are In, This Is Who Earned The Most From Music In 2014

The Numbers Are In, This Is Who Earned The Most From Music In 2014

Figures recently rolled in that displayed the richest musicians from the UK and Ireland, reinforcing some things we already knew (hello, Paul McCartney) but also,...

The Espy Confirms Entire Closure, Detail Exciting Future Plans

The Espy Confirms Entire Closure, Detail Exciting Future Plans

Yesterday the news broke that one of Melbourne’s iconic live music venues, The Espy, was closing its doors as of Sunday 17 May until Summer...

Here’s How Much Mark Ronson’s Going To Lose For Copying ‘Uptown Funk’

Here’s How Much Mark Ronson’s Going To Lose For Copying ‘Uptown Funk’

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, ‘Uptown Funk’, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ 2014 mega-hit recently discovered five new writers, after members of The Gap Band...

This Week’s 9 Best Local Gigs Under $15

This Week’s 9 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in the...


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The 10 Greatest Moments From Groovin’ The Moo Bendigo

The 10 Greatest Moments From Groovin’ The Moo Bendigo

Grooving the Moo prides itself on being the “only regional festival in Australia” and rightly so. From it’s humble origins in 2005 at the Gloucester...

The Production Gear Hermitude Couldn’t Live Without

The Production Gear Hermitude Couldn’t Live Without

It’s safe to say that the Australian electronic music scene has blown up. The past five years has seen continually increasing global interest in the...


From Bedrooms To International Festivals, The Rise Of Sydney’s DMA’s

From Bedrooms To International Festivals, The Rise Of Sydney’s DMA’s

Johnny Took has a roaring headache. “I’m at the Norfolk, smashing a Bloody Mary,” he tells Tone Deaf down a scratchy Sydney phone line. Took...


17 Celebrities With Embarrassing Musical Pasts

17 Celebrities With Embarrassing Musical Pasts

Who hasn’t dreamed of being super famous at least once in their life? Of course you have, you’re only human – but there’s always that...


Does 123 Agency’s Damian Costin Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does 123 Agency’s Damian Costin Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

An industry is only as strong as who’s working behind the scenes. While listeners are presented with artists new and old every day, seeing them...


8 Musos That Prove South Australia Is More Than Wine & Churches

8 Musos That Prove South Australia Is More Than Wine & Churches

After the success of last year’s partnership with British India, Coopers After Dark has become an annual event bringing together crafted Australian music with crafted...


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RTRFM’s The View From Here Featuring Peter Bibby

RTRFM’s The View From Here Featuring Peter Bibby

Today we’re sharing with you the latest in the RTRFM’s ‘The View From Here’ series, where