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17 Awesome Things We Learnt From Bluesfest’s Peter Noble

17 Awesome Things We Learnt From Bluesfest’s Peter Noble

This Easter long weekend marks Bluesfest’s 25th anniversary, complete with a Silver Jubilee lineup of around 90 artists playing across six stages over five days at...

The Fratellis: ‘Rock N’ Roll Just Needs To Provoke A Reaction’

The Fratellis: ‘Rock N’ Roll Just Needs To Provoke A Reaction’

After recently returning from a US tour, Jon Fratelli is home in Glasgow anticipating his band’s approaching Japan and Australian string of dates. He’s also eager...

Do DMA’s Live Up To The Hype?

Do DMA’s Live Up To The Hype?

“I think the 90s really perfected pop music,” producer and guitarist of DMA’s Johnny Took tells Tone Deaf in a recent interview. “It was just really...

The End Of The Palace, But Not The Fight For Live Music

The End Of The Palace, But Not The Fight For Live Music

Music venues across Australia are always in a constant state of flux. Much like the bands that play within their dark bellies, the venues themselves have...

20 Years On: Sebadoh – Bakesale

20 Years On: Sebadoh – Bakesale

With new music showing a decided predilection towards all things retro, in the hunt for inspiration, today’s musicians are fervently mining the sounds that belong to...

The 7 Easy Things You Can Do To Support Live Music

The 7 Easy Things You Can Do To Support Live Music

Australian musicians may have spearheaded an international invasion of festivals, lineups, and charts lately, but closer to home the live music scene could arguably be in better...

The Gum Ball Festival’s 9 Most Incredible Moments

The Gum Ball Festival’s 9 Most Incredible Moments

This year marks the 10th anniversary of The Gum Ball festival. Located in the NSW Hunter Valley, The Gum Ball was developed as a festival for...

The Profile: Magic Hands

The Profile: Magic Hands

With so much new music floating around the interwebs, sometimes it’s hard to dig a little deeper and find out more about a promising artist. That’s...

The 5 Best Sophomore Albums With The Delta Riggs

The 5 Best Sophomore Albums With The Delta Riggs

Their urban swagger, indie groove, and rock n’ roll sensibilities have been drawing punters from far and wide to their acclaimed live show since 2010. Now,...

Dear Plastic

Dear Plastic

Avant-pop 5-piece Dear Plastic have recently released their new track Buck Up And Pay The Reaper the second single from their upcoming debut album The Thieves...

An Essential Guide To Jack White In 10 Albums

An Essential Guide To Jack White In 10 Albums

There are some artists that are so prolific that a single band can’t contain their many musical dimensions. And then there’s Jack White… There’s so much...

The 14 Best Simpsons Music Cameo Moments

The 14 Best Simpsons Music Cameo Moments

The Simpsons are one of the world’s greatest and adored cultural icons. The four-fingered yellow family of five are a household name that have stood the...

How A Melbourne Band Spent $52,600 On A Music Video

How A Melbourne Band Spent $52,600 On A Music Video

After breaking a crowdfunding world record for their new music video ‘Ain’t That A Bitch’ and announcing another string of Australian shows under the Troll Burger...

Money On Verema

Money On Verema

The new name on the block is Money On Verema– the solo project from Vance Joy’s touring bassist and ex-Kashmere Club band member, Jono Colliver. This indie pop-rock...

A 5 Step Guide To Post-Rock With Architects

A 5 Step Guide To Post-Rock With Architects

Brighton Metalcore outfit Architects have recently released their sixth album Lost Forever // Lost Together. After writing demos during their successful run on the 2013 Warped Tour,...

Meet Glass Animals, Your New Favourite Band

Meet Glass Animals, Your New Favourite Band

Oxfordshire-based quartet Glass Animals are currently one of the most hyped up-and-coming bands in the world, entrancing all who come into contact with their psychedelic, r...

Rank Your Records: Monster Magnet Rate Their 9 Albums

Rank Your Records: Monster Magnet Rate Their 9 Albums

When he’s not staring at a computer screen, reading comic books or hibernating like a bear in his down time, Dave Wyndorf lives the rock and...

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