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A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2014 Victorian State Election

A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2014 Victorian State Election

With the 2014 Victorian State Election looming, the one thing that seems to be on the lips and minds of voters and even politicians alike is...

The 6 Things We Learnt At Fun Fun Fun Festival 2014

The 6 Things We Learnt At Fun Fun Fun Festival 2014

Fun fun fun promises three times the you know what, and it delivered Fun Fun Fun Festival is the smaller, more laid back, independent sibling of...

Hit Or Shit? Foo Fighters’ ‘Sonic Highways’

Hit Or Shit? Foo Fighters’ ‘Sonic Highways’

Few records come out with the level of anticipation that has surrounded Sonic Highways, the latest from certified arena rock gods Foo Fighters. For what may...

Röyksopp On Their ‘Inevitable End’ & What Comes Next

Röyksopp On Their ‘Inevitable End’ & What Comes Next

“We feel like this is a goodbye to the traditional album format, In our consecutive run of albums, we have been able to say what we...

9 Unreal Freebies You Can Win Right Now

9 Unreal Freebies You Can Win Right Now

We at Tone Deaf HQ are often given fantastic gifts and prizes to put up for competition for our loyal readers, whether it be from trendy limited-edition merchandise,...

A Guide To Ambient Music With A Winged Victory For The Sullen

A Guide To Ambient Music With A Winged Victory For The Sullen

As part of Melbourne Music Week 2014 ambient music duo A Winged Victory For The Sullen will be making their Australia debut performances. AWVFTS is comprised of...

The 9 Most Cringeworthy Moments From Reality Music Shows

The 9 Most Cringeworthy Moments From Reality Music Shows

Reality television can be a dark, strange place, but every healthy diet should include a bit of good old fashioned hate-watching, and as far as guilty...

John Safran’s 11 Greatest Music Moments

John Safran’s 11 Greatest Music Moments

He’s been accosted by Ray Martin, arrested for piloting a remote control seagull onto a cricket pitch, and received an exorcism on camera. And this is...

The 8 Things We Learnt At Iceland Airwaves ‘14

The 8 Things We Learnt At Iceland Airwaves ‘14

16 years old and Iceland Airwaves is no longer seen as an obscure event in a tiny Scandinavian country. It’s the place to catch the best...

Why The Pierce Brothers Are One Of Australia’s Most Exciting Duos

Why The Pierce Brothers Are One Of Australia’s Most Exciting Duos

Everything seems to be coming up Pierce Brothers. With their eternally sunny dispositions and incredible work ethic, it isn’t too much of a stretch to see...

6 Things We Learnt About Australian Blues With Ash Grunwald

6 Things We Learnt About Australian Blues With Ash Grunwald

AWME is back this November, running from 13th till 16th for its seventh year as one of biggest lineups of global roots and world music, showcasing...

Yacht Club DJs’ 7 Favourite Tour Moments

Yacht Club DJs’ 7 Favourite Tour Moments

Australian hearts crumbled to pieces when the undisputed party-starting mash-up kings Yacht Club DJs announced that they were splitting up. Renown for their highly energetic and...

The Knife Played Their Last Ever Show In Iceland And We Were There

The Knife Played Their Last Ever Show In Iceland And We Were There

The Knife have always been an elusive prospect. Even without taking into account the few amount of tours they’ve undertaken since their inception the duo of...

Venture Deep Inside The World Of Aussie Bush Doofs In This Brilliant Documentary

Venture Deep Inside The World Of Aussie Bush Doofs In This Brilliant Documentary

They say you haven’t lived until you’ve bush doofed, well, that’s if you’re an Australian who digs EDM. Just quickly for those unfamiliar with the term,...

AlunaGeorge Curate Their Dream New Year’s Eve Party

AlunaGeorge Curate Their Dream New Year’s Eve Party

Having stayed mainly on the low down in 2014 after a smashingly successful 2013 on the back of their debut album Body Work, English production team...

A Guide To Melbourne Music Week’s Live Music Safari

A Guide To Melbourne Music Week’s Live Music Safari

Melbourne Music Week is fun, exciting, and way busy. So busy, in fact, that sometimes it’s hard to know just what’s happening, where it’s going down,...

The Best Gig In The World Just Happened, & We Were There

The Best Gig In The World Just Happened, & We Were There

There are gigs, and then there are gigs. The ones you’ll remember years from now when all the crappy pub gigs, all the arena shows, all...

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