12 Underrated Songs By Well-Rated Bands

12 Underrated Songs By Well-Rated Bands

The question of which band or which song is underrated, overrated, or deserves the amount of praise it garners is one of those pub debates...

Kevin Parker’s Lady Gaga Collab Tops Charts Before It’s Even Released

Kevin Parker’s Lady Gaga Collab Tops Charts Before It’s Even Released

Earlier this month Lady Gaga announced her return to music, which will be ushered in by none other than Tame Impala chief Kevin Parker. Parker...

Pixies Announce 2017 Australian Tour Dates

Pixies Announce 2017 Australian Tour Dates

It’s been almost 30 years since the Pixies changed the course of alternative music and six years since they last visited Australian shores, but they’re...

The 6 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

The 6 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

We listen to a lot of music here at Tone Deaf HQ, and we’re the first to admit we’re perhaps a little biased towards sounds...


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The Delta Riggs Want To Give Their Fans Memories Instead Of Merch

The Delta Riggs Want To Give Their Fans Memories Instead Of Merch

Australia’s irrepressible jam-band, The Delta Riggs are releasing their third studio album Active Galactic tomorrow, and fans are in for a disco-infused, punk-laced rock ‘n’ roll...

The Guitar Gear Deftones Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Deftones Couldn’t Live Without

California heavy music veterans Deftones have announced they are set to return to Australia for a run of national headline shows this November, to be...


Emerging Artists Shout Out The Fellow Musos That Inspire Them

Emerging Artists Shout Out The Fellow Musos That Inspire Them

Everyone needs a bit of musical inspiration from time to time – aspiring musicians possibly most of all – and sometimes the best source of inspiration...


Snowtunes Is Leading A Wave Of Innovative Boutique Festivals

Snowtunes Is Leading A Wave Of Innovative Boutique Festivals

Boutique winter festival Snowtunes is only two weeks away, returning to picturesque Lake Jindabyne on September 3rd 2016. Promising to “unshackle your imagination and push the...


Cali Post-Hardcore Champs Pierce The Veil Slayed 170 Russell

Cali Post-Hardcore Champs Pierce The Veil Slayed 170 Russell

Our photographer Christine Lee headed down to 170 Russell to catch a ripping set from post-hardcore champs Pierce The Veil, supported by Canadians Silverstein, Beartooth from...


All The Live Music You Can’t Miss This Month At NGV

All The Live Music You Can’t Miss This Month At NGV

Melbourne’s NGV has just become an ideal place to catch live music every Friday night with the introduction of a new weekly event: ‘Friday Nights at NGV’....