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...

Luke Steele Shares Details Of His Futuristic Collab With Daniel Johns

Luke Steele Shares Details Of His Futuristic Collab With Daniel Johns

We recently received a long-awaited update on the long-long-awaited Daniel Johns and Luke Steele collaboration, which has been in the works for years and was...

We Just Witnessed The Most Original Like A Version Cover Of 2016

We Just Witnessed The Most Original Like A Version Cover Of 2016

We’ve been pretty impressed with the latest round of Like A Version covers. After complaining about the spate of soundalike covers that paired minimal drum...

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’....