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.


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,


Nina Las Vegas: 7 Reasons You Should Be Excited By The Aussie Electronic Music Scene

Nina Las Vegas: 7 Reasons You Should Be Excited By The Aussie Electronic Music Scene

Triple J presenter, producer, dj and all round Aussie music icon Nina Las Vegas is set to warm up clubs during the tail end of


Meet Australia’s Wildest Garage Band The Pow Pow Kids

Meet Australia’s Wildest Garage Band The Pow Pow Kids

Forming late last year cheeky garage group Pow Pow Kids are the new kids on the block, but are quickly becoming everyone’s best mate. Having


Inside Melbourne’s Newest Band Room With A Twist

Inside Melbourne’s Newest Band Room With A Twist

As was announced in July “the creative team behind Melbourne’s iconic Shadow Electric have announced an exciting new music and video collaboration series set to


The Guitar Gear The Story So Far Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear The Story So Far Couldn’t Live Without

California punk rockers The Story So Far recently announced that they’ll be joining forces with New Jersey natives Man Overboard to make their hugely anticipated


The 6 Best Underrated Bands Of All Time With Tumbleweed

The 6 Best Underrated Bands Of All Time With Tumbleweed

Just about every band you meet can reliably list the same few famous influences when asked, usually a combination of The Beatles, The Rolling Stones,


Searching For The Killer With The Dillinger Escape Plan

Searching For The Killer With The Dillinger Escape Plan

It’s mid-morning on a weekday. I’m in bed wearing an oversized shirt and a Machine Head beanie, with the greasy screen of an iPhone pressed


Inside The Label Championing The Aussie Heavy & Alt Music Scene

Inside The Label Championing The Aussie Heavy & Alt Music Scene

Formed in 2008 by Michael Solo Alexander Tulett, Bird’s Robe has grown from a humble label to a full blown artist management, bookings, releases, publicity


The Rubens Shoot Some ‘Hoops’ On Their New Album

The Rubens Shoot Some ‘Hoops’ On Their New Album

The Rubens announced their triumphant return back in May with the sublime new single, ‘Hallelujah’, the first cut to be taken from the band’s eagerly




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