10 Band Classifieds That Changed Music History

10 Band Classifieds That Changed Music History

Bands get together in all sorts of ways. As Tone Deaf previously covered, many met at school, jamming in a member’s basement or garage, before...

San Cisco Member Shoots Himself In The Foot, Literally

San Cisco Member Shoots Himself In The Foot, Literally

Nick Gardner of San Cisco has shot himself in the foot, literally. This is no joke, the bassist of the West Australian indie-dance pop quartet...

A Look Inside Australia’s Unbelievably Gorgeous New Live Music Venue

A Look Inside Australia’s Unbelievably Gorgeous New Live Music Venue

It hasn’t been the smoothest of years so far for Aussie live music venues, sadly we’ve seen a shocking total of six venues closing across...

The 9 Records To Get Excited About This March

The 9 Records To Get Excited About This March

While it’s easier than ever these days to find and get music, it seems like every day it becomes more and more difficult to just...


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How The Final Leg Of Soundwave 2015 Went Down

How The Final Leg Of Soundwave 2015 Went Down

Over the past 11 years, for fans of pummelling metal, punk and alternative music, Soundwave Festival has been like Christmas. Saying that the 60-70 bands...

The Greatest Moments From Ash Grunwald’s Canadian Tour

The Greatest Moments From Ash Grunwald’s Canadian Tour

Local solo musician and legend Ash Grunwald just recently wrapped up a huge tour of Canada, having taken his unique blend of Australian blues and roots thought the...


An Essential Guide To The Jam In 7 Songs

An Essential Guide To The Jam In 7 Songs

It’s fair to say that when the news dropped that Bruce Foxton, the bassist of iconic punk/mod group The Jam would be bringing his incredible live...


Tour Diary: 14 Great Photos From The Districts’ North American Tour

Tour Diary: 14 Great Photos From The Districts’ North American Tour

In support of their latest album A Flourish And A Spoil (Jan 23 via Inertia) Pennsylvanian four-piece The Districts are deep into their North American tour. The...


19 Pun Band Names That Are Brilliantly Awful

19 Pun Band Names That Are Brilliantly Awful

Puns are simultaneously the best and worst form of comedy alive, often leaving you unsure as to whether you want to laugh or cry at...


Highs & Lows Of Mountain Sounds Festival With The 2015 Lineup

Highs & Lows Of Mountain Sounds Festival With The 2015 Lineup

One of Australia’s favourite boutique festivals Mountain Sounds returned for its second year of music and arts bliss on New South Wales’ Central Coast last...