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.

Yes, Video Game Concerts Are A Thing & They’re Coming To Australia

Yes, Video Game Concerts Are A Thing & They’re Coming To Australia

For most general music fans the term ‘video game concerts’ probably doesn’t mean anything, nor does it make any sense – but for hundreds of


The Synth Gear I Know Leopard Couldn’t Live Without

The Synth Gear I Know Leopard Couldn’t Live Without

Following the release of their debut EP, Illumina, ’70s-inspired dream pop four-piece I Know Leopard aren’t wasting any time in getting to work on a


One Year On: How Jakubi Turned A Viral Hit Into A Career

One Year On: How Jakubi Turned A Viral Hit Into A Career

What a huge difference 12 months can make. It was almost exactly this time last year when we caught up with Melbourne pop/ funk/ hip hop five


Does Epitaph’s Dave Jiannis Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does Epitaph’s Dave Jiannis Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

(Header image: Dave on the right) While the music is obviously an important component of the music industry (some would even say essential), what really keeps


The Most Ridiculous Moments In Heavy Music History, With High Tension

The Most Ridiculous Moments In Heavy Music History, With High Tension

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Melbourne crew High Tension. Between their high energy blistering live shows to their badass music video talents (see: their latest clip


Meet Australia’s Exciting New Cinematic Folk Talent Ben Abraham

Meet Australia’s Exciting New Cinematic Folk Talent Ben Abraham

It hasn’t taken long for Melbourne based singer songwriter Ben Abraham to capture the attention and hearts of music lovers across the country following on from


Life Lessons With Pitchfork Editor & Music Critic Jessica Hopper

Life Lessons With Pitchfork Editor & Music Critic Jessica Hopper

Hopper is a predictably cool customer coming down the line, answering ‘That is correct’ with seasoned professionalism after the similarities are pointed out between her


A Look Inside Australia’s Biggest Indie Record Store, Red Eye Records

A Look Inside Australia’s Biggest Indie Record Store, Red Eye Records

We here at Tone Deaf love nothing more than reporting on everything that is music, however sometimes there might be a little bit too much


Josh Pyke: After 10 Years I’m Only Just Now Starting To Feel Established

Josh Pyke: After 10 Years I’m Only Just Now Starting To Feel Established

Sydney based indie folk legend Josh Pyke is no stranger to success. After a long running career, Pyke has earned himself a slew of awards and


What It’s Like To Be One Of Australia’s Most In Demand Session Musicians

What It’s Like To Be One Of Australia’s Most In Demand Session Musicians

For many musos getting paid, and getting paid enough to live off playing music is the dream, but more often than not it’s a very


The 6 Albums That Changed Shelley Craft’s Life

The 6 Albums That Changed Shelley Craft’s Life

As one of the hosts of Saturday Disney, the source of much Saturday morning mirth and joy throughout the ’90s and ’00s, we grew up


Why Heavy Bands Have The Best Fans With Thy Art Is Murder

Why Heavy Bands Have The Best Fans With Thy Art Is Murder

Being a heavy band can often be a disadvantage to four or five young musicians trying to make it in an increasingly volatile business. You’re


Inside Bedroom Suck Records Australia’s Underground Tastemakers

Inside Bedroom Suck Records Australia’s Underground Tastemakers

We here at Tone Deaf love nothing more than reporting on everything that is music, however sometimes there might be a little bit too much


The Guitar Gear BANFF Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear BANFF Couldn’t Live Without

For Benjamin Forbes, aka BANFF, everything begins and ends with the song. The former frontman of Brisbane group Little Casino can talk endlessly about Electro


Does Deathproof PR’s Emily Kelly Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does Deathproof PR’s Emily Kelly Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

While the music is obviously an important component of the music industry (some would even say essential), what really keeps the industry running is people.


The Aussie Talent You Need To Know About, According To Oisima

The Aussie Talent You Need To Know About, According To Oisima

Having released his impress debut album Nicaragua Nights in May this year (out via Create/Control) the talented and progressive multi-instrumentalist/ producer Oisima has been kicking goals left right and centre




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