The Guitar Gear King Gizzard Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear King Gizzard Couldn’t Live Without

These days, you rarely see the name King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard and not have ‘prolific’ follow closely behind. The band are currently sitting

How The Loss Of Bowie & Prince Is An Omen For How We Treat New Artists

How The Loss Of Bowie & Prince Is An Omen For How We Treat New Artists

It’s fair to state that 2016 has brought some serious blows to the music community, Bowie, Prince, and George Martin just to name a few

New Zealand Legends Beastwars Take Us Through Their Career Highlights

New Zealand Legends Beastwars Take Us Through Their Career Highlights

New Zealand outfit Beastwars command an untouchable reputation as one of the best metal acts in the southern hemisphere and they’re about to remind their

Celebrating An Entire Decade Of Cherry Rock Festival With James Young

Celebrating An Entire Decade Of Cherry Rock Festival With James Young

With CherryRock 2016 set to kick off this weekend, Australia’s only dedicated rock and roll street festival is ready once again to blow the non-existent

Iron Maiden: From Sleeping In Vans, To Flying Ed Force One

Iron Maiden: From Sleeping In Vans, To Flying Ed Force One

Taking a look at Ed Force One, the 747-400 Jumbo Jet, which is set to bring Iron Maiden, their crew, and 12 tonnes of gear

Inside The World Of Australia’s Most Exciting Female Drummers

Inside The World Of Australia’s Most Exciting Female Drummers

It’s a fair assumption that when it comes to the gender divide in our local music scene drumming world seems to be dominated by men. On the

The 9 New Aussie Songs You Need To Hear With 4ZZZ’s Chris Cobcroft

The 9 New Aussie Songs You Need To Hear With 4ZZZ’s Chris Cobcroft

Community radio music coordinators often have an encyclopaedic knowledge of local music and an insatiable thirst to keep their ears ahead of the curve. So

The 14 Most Important Aussie Punk Records Of All Time

The 14 Most Important Aussie Punk Records Of All Time

Rolling Stone recently unveiled a countdown of what they believed were the ’40 Greatest Punk Albums of All Time’, which really upset a lot of

Bangsaray, Booze & Brotherhood: Inside The World Of Sticky Fingers

Bangsaray, Booze & Brotherhood: Inside The World Of Sticky Fingers

Things could have gone either way last year for Australia’s favourite reggae influenced rockers, Sticky Fingers. As they cancelled tours, went rounds with each other

Get To Know Danny Brown’s Favourite New Rapper & Protégé ZelooperZ

Get To Know Danny Brown’s Favourite New Rapper & Protégé ZelooperZ

Now essentially an honorary Australian resident, Detroit legend Dewan Sewell, A.K.A. Danny Brown is back in town touring as part of Groovin’ the Moo festival

The 6 Albums That Changed Habits’ Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed Habits’ Lives

Forming in 2013, it didn’t take long for Melbourne’s self-styled “Sad Goth Party Jam” act HABITS to become local favourites. Their unique blend of dark-wave

Awesome Careers In Music You Didn’t Know You Could Study For

Awesome Careers In Music You Didn’t Know You Could Study For

A lot of people dream about embarking on a career in the music industry, whether it be as a musician, an audio engineer, a producer,

The 8 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

The 8 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

In Hearts Wake & Northlane Take Us Inside Their New Collaborative Project

In Hearts Wake & Northlane Take Us Inside Their New Collaborative Project

As Tone Deaf reported earlier this year, Northlane and In Hearts Wake, two of Australia’s biggest heavy music exports, are joining forces for a co-headline tour

Meet The New App Changing How You Discover Live Music

Meet The New App Changing How You Discover Live Music

Ok so we bang on and on about how great Australia’s live music scene is. Especially if you’re a Melbourne based music fan, the opportunities to catch your new favourite

The Dandy Warhols Frontman Ranks Their Albums From ‘Perfect’ To ‘Genius’

The Dandy Warhols Frontman Ranks Their Albums From ‘Perfect’ To ‘Genius’

Progenitors of the Portland indie sound The Dandy Warhols undoubtedly have a bigger legacy than many people are willing to admit. While some fondly remember

Inside The Killer Initiative Helping Females Break Into the Music Industry

Inside The Killer Initiative Helping Females Break Into the Music Industry

For those uninitiated, SQUAD is one of Victorian youth music organisation The Push Inc’s killer new Music Industry Mentoring initiatives, providing women performers aged 18



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