5 Bands We Discovered This Month That You Need To Hear

5 Bands We Discovered This Month That You Need To Hear

Adam Kelly is an artist manager for Melbourne favourites Jakubi, in addition to his work as a promoter, music industry consultant, and project manager at

The Most Ridiculous Things Music Has Been Blamed For

The Most Ridiculous Things Music Has Been Blamed For

As you can probably tell, we’re pretty big fans of music here at Tone Deaf. We take pride in not only promoting music and musicians,

Best Of The West, WA’s Best Bands According To Abbe May

Best Of The West, WA’s Best Bands According To Abbe May

As part of Fremantle Festival festival this October, one of Perth’s most iconic songwriters Abbe May will be teaming up with the crew from Cool

A Guide To America’s Greatest Music Scenes

A Guide To America’s Greatest Music Scenes

Following two huge lineup drops, one of Australia’s Dashville Skyline 2015, the brand new Americana-themed music festival set to take over the Hunter Valley this October

Why Indie Labels Are The Best With Australia’s Adopted Son Mac Demarco

Why Indie Labels Are The Best With Australia’s Adopted Son Mac Demarco

Amidst his fourth world tour, currently in his hometown New York, everyone’s favourite guitar pop mate Mac DeMarco has phoned in to talk to us about

10 Years On: A Retrospective Look At The Drones’ Breakthrough Album

10 Years On: A Retrospective Look At The Drones’ Breakthrough Album

“If you don’t like it, then go home. I remember thinking, ‘This is really cool’. But at the same time, I remember we were trying

The Guitar Gear Ghost Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Ghost Couldn’t Live Without

“For each album, a Summoning is held to present a new singer and frontman for the Ghost project at an undisclosed location in Lincopia, Otrogathia.

Are Businesses Asking Bands To Busk Exploiting Musicians?

Are Businesses Asking Bands To Busk Exploiting Musicians?

The fact that it’s harder than ever for musicians to turn a profit from their craft these days is no secret. It’s a sentiment that

5 Reasons You Need To Hear Paper Kites’ New Album ‘twelvefour’

5 Reasons You Need To Hear Paper Kites’ New Album ‘twelvefour’

It’s all there in the name. The Paper Kites. The Melbourne five piece give us the kind of songs that can hang and sway softly

The 6 Albums That Changed The Bohicas’ Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed The Bohicas’ Lives

Quickly building a stellar reputation on the back of a series of singles introducing their ludicrously melodic, snarling guitar pop, UK’s modern day rock heroes

Aussie Muso Who Lost His Battle With Depression Is Honoured With Debut LP

Aussie Muso Who Lost His Battle With Depression Is Honoured With Debut LP

Today should be the day Newcastle singer songwriter Szymon Borzestowski makes his victorious debut onto the Australian music stage, but in 2012 at just 23 years of

Meet The Aussie Multi-Instrumentalist Championing A 60s Pop Revival

Meet The Aussie Multi-Instrumentalist Championing A 60s Pop Revival

This year has seen Sydney based musician Le Pie quickly establish herself as one artist to watch, thanks to a string of stunning attention grabbing singles

Regurgitator Explain How To Sell Out In 2015

Regurgitator Explain How To Sell Out In 2015

As faithful Tone Deaf readers will know, Australian rockers Kingswood were recently thrust into the headlines after a Fairfax journalist accused them of not paying

Why Triple R Radio Is So Important To Australia’s Cultural Community

Why Triple R Radio Is So Important To Australia’s Cultural Community

Since 1976 Melborune based community station (and Australian music icon) Triple R 102.7FM has been brightening Melbourne’s musical and cultural landscape with original and independent

The 7 Albums That Changed Bahamas’ Life

The 7 Albums That Changed Bahamas’ Life

After much eager anticipation, the organisers of Dashville Skyline 2015, a brand new Americana-themed music festival set to take over the Hunter Valley this October long weekend,

The Aussie Bands With Their Own Music Festivals

The Aussie Bands With Their Own Music Festivals

We Australians are lucky to not only have some of the world’s most talented bands call our sunburnt plains home, we can also boast about

12 Iconic Bands Whose Members Hated Each Other

12 Iconic Bands Whose Members Hated Each Other

Being in a band can be awesome. Even if you’re not at the jet-setting, arena-hopping levels of a U2 or a Foo Fighters, just hanging



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