12 Songs That Should Never Be Covered Again

12 Songs That Should Never Be Covered Again

With the explosion of YouTube, musicians all over the world have been given an instant platform to share their talents with the world. It’s a...

It’s Been 20 Years Since Australia’s Biggest Music Festival Flop

It’s Been 20 Years Since Australia’s Biggest Music Festival Flop

This week marks the 20 year anniversary of Australia’s biggest music festival flop, Alternative Nation. The brainchild of promoters Michael Coppell, Michael Chugg and Michael Gudinksi,...

We Can Thank The Mining Boom For Giving Us Tkay Maidza

We Can Thank The Mining Boom For Giving Us Tkay Maidza

The past 12 months have seen some Aussie artists blow-up in a big way, Courtney Barnett a shining example of this, and another that is...

Watch Tame Impala Kill It On Conan O’Brien With New Song

Watch Tame Impala Kill It On Conan O’Brien With New Song

Our favourite homegrown psych-rockers, Tame Impala, absolutely smashed apart Coachella last weekend as they performed new music live for the very first time, and before the band...


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Meet Australia’s Most Promising New Folk Star Timberwolf

Meet Australia’s Most Promising New Folk Star Timberwolf

Rising Australian Indie / Folk talent Timberwolf is definitely one name worth getting to know. Having released two inpressive singles, and toured nationally earlier this year, the Adelaide...

The 5 Things We Learnt From The Alabama Shakes’ ‘Sound & Color’

The 5 Things We Learnt From The Alabama Shakes’ ‘Sound & Color’

Since the release of the Athens, Alabama group’s critically acclaimed 2012 album Boys & Girls, Albama Shakes the band have been nominated for a Brit and...


The 7 Albums That Changed One Day’s Lives

The 7 Albums That Changed One Day’s Lives

Having been announced for the Groovin’ The Moo festival and making triple j’s Hottest 100 with their much-loved single ‘Love Me Less’, One Day are about to...


How Female Friendly Is Splendour’s 2015 Lineup? We Find Out

How Female Friendly Is Splendour’s 2015 Lineup? We Find Out

Yesterday’s Splendour In The Grass lineup wrought equal amounts of jubilation and FOMO upon social media, along with your inevitable criticism that despite bringing together...


The Best Moments From Babaganouj’s National Tour

The Best Moments From Babaganouj’s National Tour

In 2014 Babaganouj garnered serious cred and attention with their releases ‘Too Late For Love’ and ‘Bluff’ – leading them to tour nationally twice, play...


Meet Poison City, The Record Store & Label Behind Your Favourite Aussie Punk Bands

Meet Poison City, The Record Store & Label Behind Your Favourite Aussie Punk Bands

We here at Tone Deaf love nothing more than reporting on everything that is music, however sometimes there might be a little bit too much...