The Albums That Created Rockwiz’s Brian Nankervis

The Albums That Created Rockwiz’s Brian Nankervis

Following the highly acclaimed 13th series of RocKwiz (RocKwiz Salutes The Decades) Australia’s favourite television music trivia show is once again going on the road to present

The 9 Up-And-Coming Punk Bands You Need To Know, According To Desaparecidos

The 9 Up-And-Coming Punk Bands You Need To Know, According To Desaparecidos

Formed in 2001 in Omaha, Nebraska, punk legends Desaparecidos had until now only released one album, Read Music / Speak Spanish in 2002 on Saddle Creek


Does This Record Producer Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does This Record Producer 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 6 Albums That Changed Mojo Juju’s Life

The 6 Albums That Changed Mojo Juju’s Life

One of our very favourite local artists, Mojo Juju recently released her incredible debut record Seeing Red/Feeling Blue, and to celebrate its release, she’s on the road for


Why One Of Australia’s Most Successful Bands Decided To Go Indie

Why One Of Australia’s Most Successful Bands Decided To Go Indie

Everyday we’re writing about the uncertain and fluctuating state of major labels. Firstly there’s the argument that for many being on an indie label is financially beneficial for


Death Cab For Cutie Tell Us What To Expect During Their Upcoming Aussie Visit

Death Cab For Cutie Tell Us What To Expect During Their Upcoming Aussie Visit

With their last Australian tour over three years ago celebrating their Grammy nominated album Codes and Keys, Death Cab for Cutie are finally heading back


Inside I Oh You, The Label Creating Australia’s Biggest Buzz Bands

Inside I Oh You, The Label Creating Australia’s Biggest Buzz 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


The Albums That Inspire Oh Mercy’s Alexander Gow

The Albums That Inspire Oh Mercy’s Alexander Gow

Alexander Gow is gearing up to release When We Talk About Love, the fourth studio album from iconic Aussie songwriting outfit Oh Mercy. Out this Friday


The Guitar Gear The Getaway Plan Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear The Getaway Plan Couldn’t Live Without

Forming while the members all attended Sandringham College in the southern beachside suburbs of Melbourne, The Getaway Plan rose quickly from a band inspired by


Jebediah: A Scrapbook Of 20 Legendary Years

Jebediah: A Scrapbook Of 20 Legendary Years

In the ’90s and early ’00s, Australia experienced a Golden Age of Rock that was championed by the likes of Silverchair, Powderfinger, Something For Kate,


Does Kane Hibberd Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does Kane Hibberd Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

“I sort of fell into being a music photographer whilst I was studying photography,” says Kane Hibberd, whom you may know by his moniker, Kanye


Alpine: “The Idea Of It Ending Is Terrifying But You’ve Got To Be Realistic”

Alpine: “The Idea Of It Ending Is Terrifying But You’ve Got To Be Realistic”

It’s pissing down in Melbourne and The Workers Club’s heater couldn’t warm up any faster. Alpine’s Phoebe Baker has just walked in and sat down


The 10 Albums That Changed Upskirts’ Lives

The 10 Albums That Changed Upskirts’ Lives

Sydney psych legends The Upskirts recently dropped their killer third EP, Barely Moving (out now via Inertia Access). It’s nothing short of exciting raw, swooning, Aussie psych rock at


Rammstein’s Till Lindemann Opens Up About His Accidental New Project

Rammstein’s Till Lindemann Opens Up About His Accidental New Project

“We had Krauts and Hints & Cunts and Pink Ponies, I don’t know,” says Till Lindemann, speaking over the phone from his Melbourne hotel room.


How Busking Can Start An Independent Band’s Career

How Busking Can Start An Independent Band’s Career

Header photo credit: www.deanraphael.com If incredible success stories of local legends like The Pierce Brothers, BONJAH, Winterbourne or Patrick James are anything to go by, taking your music to


Aussie Musicians Pick The 8 Greatest Kiss Songs Of All Time

Aussie Musicians Pick The 8 Greatest Kiss Songs Of All Time

On June the 21st 1975, legendary glam rockers KISS recorded their outrageous live performance in Cleveland Ohio, a recording that was to form the basis


Does Destroy All Lines’ Nigel Melder Have The Best Job In Australian Music?

Does Destroy All Lines’ Nigel Melder 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.




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