12 Australian Tours That Are Ridiculously Overdue

12 Australian Tours That Are Ridiculously Overdue

Take it from us, musicians straight up love touring Australia. Despite the ridiculously long flight that it entails, year after year, major artists make their...

The Presets Are Currently Going Nuts Against Fans On Facebook

The Presets Are Currently Going Nuts Against Fans On Facebook

The Presets want you to stop listening to their music and stop supporting them as a band if you believe that Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran...

Fury Over Homophobic T-Shirt For Sale At Coachella’s Sister Festival

Fury Over Homophobic T-Shirt For Sale At Coachella’s Sister Festival

One thing we’ve had enough of at music festivals are those tacky clothing markets that sell “funny t-shirts” and cheap, mass-produced Bob Marley, Nirvana and the ilk...

This Week’s 9 Awesome Jobs In Music That Could Be Yours

This Week’s 9 Awesome Jobs In Music That Could Be Yours

Some of the Australian music world’s biggest names often leave doors of opportunity ajar, just waiting for the right kind of professional music fan to...


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Record Store Shopping With Architects & UNFD

Record Store Shopping With Architects & UNFD

With the recent deluxe re-release of Lost Forever // Lost Together debuting at number 23 on the ARIA charts, as well as sold out shows across...

Meet The Aussie Shoegaze Band Making Waves In The UK

Meet The Aussie Shoegaze Band Making Waves In The UK

Shoe-gaze/ psych rockers Flyying Colours are getting set to jet off to the UK and Europe this May to tour in support of the forthcoming EP...


Does Cherry Bar’s James Young Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does Cherry Bar’s James Young Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

James Young is a man with many strings to his bow. As he tells Tone Deaf, he’s been a lawyer, a journalist, a radio presenter,...


How Gang Of Youths Turned Tragedy Into One Of The Best Indie Rock Records In Years

How Gang Of Youths Turned Tragedy Into One Of The Best Indie Rock Records In Years

“Fuck, I love redheads,” says David Le’aupepe, the enormous, leather-jacket clad frontman of Gang of Youths. He clasps my small, burgundy skull with his bear...


The Aussie Bands Proving Rock Is Far From Dead

The Aussie Bands Proving Rock Is Far From Dead

We’ve all read the doomsday predictions. Whether it’s Gene Simmons or your dad, everyone’s telling us that rock and roll is over. Bands aren’t interested...


The Incredible Gig Moments That Changed EELS’ Lives

The Incredible Gig Moments That Changed EELS’ Lives

Californian alt-rockers EELS have had one of the most consistently acclaimed careers in music. The ever-changing project of principal singer/songwriter Mark Oliver Everett, aka ‘E’,...