15 Years On, Why TV On The Radio Are Still The Band Of The Future

15 Years On, Why TV On The Radio Are Still The Band Of The Future

While ‘cutting edge’ is normally a euphemism reserved for overpriced audio equipment and sales conferences, if there was ever a band that could encapsulate the

The Biggest Travesties Of The Hottest 100, With Bareback Titty Squad

The Biggest Travesties Of The Hottest 100, With Bareback Titty Squad

As Tone Deaf reported earlier this month, Melbourne garage crew and mash-up experts Bareback Titty Squad have been hard at work over the past few


Meet Australia’s Most Promising New Folk Star Timberwolf

Meet Australia’s Most Promising New Folk Star Timberwolf

Rising Australian Indie / Folk talent Timberwolf is definitely one name worth getting to know. Having released two inpressive singles, and toured nationally earlier this year, the Adelaide


The 7 Albums That Changed One Day’s Lives

The 7 Albums That Changed One Day’s Lives

Having been announced for the Groovin’ The Moo festival and making triple j’s Hottest 100 with their much-loved single ‘Love Me Less’, One Day are about to


360: The Dangers Of Social Media For Musicians

360: The Dangers Of Social Media For Musicians

Social media can be a very fickle thing for any celebrity, especially musicians. Sure, it’s a brilliant means of communication with fans, breaking down the


Meet Poison City, The Record Store & Label Behind Your Favourite Aussie Punk Bands

Meet Poison City, The Record Store & Label Behind Your Favourite Aussie Punk Bands

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


Local Musicians & Triple J Presenters Live Below The Poverty Line For Charity

Local Musicians & Triple J Presenters Live Below The Poverty Line For Charity

For those uninitiated, Live Below the Line is the annual fundraising campaign for Oaktree, one of Australia’s largest youth-run organisations. Born in 2010 it’s a tough


What Makes Melbourne One Of The Music Capitals Of The World

What Makes Melbourne One Of The Music Capitals Of The World

PSA: for those who weren’t already aware, Melbourne’s music scene is kind of a big deal on the international stage. Our little city has been turning


The 5 Records That Changed The Ocean’s Lives

The 5 Records That Changed The Ocean’s Lives

German post-metal vanguards The Ocean have announced they are finally returning to Australia this April to take fans Down Under through their highly acclaimed album


Meet The Indie Record Label Championing Australia’s Regional Music Scene

Meet The Indie Record Label Championing Australia’s Regional Music Scene

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


Jeff Martin Takes Us Behind His Palace & New Indie Label

Jeff Martin Takes Us Behind His Palace & New Indie Label

Jeff Martin has more professional titles than you can poke a stick at. Tea Party frontman, lyricist, guitarist, record producer, solo artist, musical collaborator, A&R


The Most Inspirational Women In History, With Sarah McLeod & Suze DeMarchi

The Most Inspirational Women In History, With Sarah McLeod & Suze DeMarchi

Two of the most acclaimed and powerful rock and roll entities in Australia have announced that they’re going their own way and hitting the road


Country Star Hunter Hayes Teaches Us The Benefits Of Playing 30 Instruments

Country Star Hunter Hayes Teaches Us The Benefits Of Playing 30 Instruments

We might not know it here yet, but Hunter Hayes is a bonafide pop star in the States. A country pop star, to be more


Peaches On Miley Cyrus & How To Create A Postgender World

Peaches On Miley Cyrus & How To Create A Postgender World

Terrified is not a feeling one would expect that you would hear from shock-rocker Peaches’ mouth. But terrified she is. Excited but terrified. Why? The


The Inner Workings Of Australia’s Most Progressive Labels

The Inner Workings Of Australia’s Most Progressive Labels

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


Johnny Marr: 30 Years Of Meat Is Murder & Going Solo

Johnny Marr: 30 Years Of Meat Is Murder & Going Solo

Johnny Marr is a musical treasure, an iconic guitarist who’s legacy can only be matched by a handful of recording artists. Now 51-years old, the Manchester


The 8 Records That Changed Rebelution’s Lives

The 8 Records That Changed Rebelution’s Lives

Beginning as reggae enthusiasts in the college town of Santa Barbara, Rebelution quickly grew to become a modern music success story, playing over 100 shows




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