The Evolution Of The Music Promoter

The Evolution Of The Music Promoter

As with a lot of jobs in the music industry, the role of the music promoter has changed a hell of a lot in recent times,...

Live Nation Have Bought Download Fest’s Australian Domain

Live Nation Have Bought Download Fest’s Australian Domain

It looks like reports suggesting UK heavy music festival Download is coming to Australia may be onto something. Live Nation, previously speculated as the promoter...

Alright, Can We Please Ban Drum Pads From Like A Version?

Alright, Can We Please Ban Drum Pads From Like A Version?

A couple of weeks back we proposed a theory we’ve been debating for a while amongst the Tone Deaf team. We think that if for...

The 9 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

The 9 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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Video Diary: Get A Taste Of Delirious Tour Life With Hey Geronimo

Video Diary: Get A Taste Of Delirious Tour Life With Hey Geronimo

Hey Geronimo have just released their debut album Crashing Into The Sun, and are midway through their national tour. The lads have put together a diary...

We Were There: The Kills Slayed Their Splendour Sideshow At The Forum

We Were There: The Kills Slayed Their Splendour Sideshow At The Forum

World-conquering UK band The Kills played an excellent show at Melbourne’s Forum Theatre, and our photographer Julia Lay was there to take some wonderful snaps...


This Week’s 11 Best Local Gigs Under $15

This Week’s 11 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...


Hit Or Shit: Splendour In The Grass 2016

Hit Or Shit: Splendour In The Grass 2016

The excitement of another Splendour In The Grass has come and gone. As Splendour 2016 begins to recede into our collective rearview mirror, those of...


5 Undiscovered South Australia Artists You Need To Hear With MANE

5 Undiscovered South Australia Artists You Need To Hear With MANE

MANE (aka Paige Renee Court) is an independent singer/songwriter from Adelaide with a uniquely beautiful and soulful voice, whose slinky single ‘Bitter’ we premiered recently. Adelaide...


Gallery: Leon Bridges And Ngaiire Brought The Heat To Melbourne’s Forum Theatre

Gallery: Leon Bridges And Ngaiire Brought The Heat To Melbourne’s Forum Theatre

Leon Bridges made the trip to Melbourne’s Forum Theatre to play a brilliant show ahead of his appearance at Splendour in the Grass 2016, with...