Inside One Of America’s Most Iconic Indie Record Labels

Inside One Of America’s Most Iconic Indie Record 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

The 6 Craziest Live Stage Setups In Music

The 6 Craziest Live Stage Setups In Music

We love all live music here at Tone Deaf. Whether it’s just a busker playing in the middle of a street, a local band rocking

The Most Brilliantly Hilarious Band Names On Triple J Unearthed

The Most Brilliantly Hilarious Band Names On Triple J Unearthed

One of the things we’ve noticed when speaking to international bands and artists is the reverence they have for Triple J. See, Australia’s kind of

How Northlane Build & Foster Their Fan Connections

How Northlane Build & Foster Their Fan Connections

One of Australia’s finest purveyors of metalcore, Northlane, have been continually making waves both nationally and overseas with their bold brand of heavy-hitting tunes. The

Get To Know One Of Melbourne’s Favourite Party Bands

Get To Know One Of Melbourne’s Favourite Party Bands

Melbourne’s favourite party starting seven-piece, Animaux, just dropped a brand new single, and to celebrate – they’re taking their high energy live show on the

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

Question Time With The Crew Turning Aussie PM Speeches Into Music

Question Time With The Crew Turning Aussie PM Speeches Into Music

Australian politics can sometimes be a little, well, boring, unlike, say, a live gig. Enter Unrepresentative Swill, a brand new musical production that’s set to

The 6 Incredible Music Docos You Can’t Miss At MIFF 2015

The 6 Incredible Music Docos You Can’t Miss At MIFF 2015

There’s no denying that one of, if not the best winter activity is to wrap yourself in warm layers, get super comfy, and watch as

A First Look At The Michael Gudinski Biography He Didn’t Want Written

A First Look At The Michael Gudinski Biography He Didn’t Want Written

Known to many as GODinski, Michael Gudinski is unquestionably the most powerful and influential figure in the Australian rock’n’roll music business. And has been for

The Synth Gear I’lls Couldn’t Live Without

The Synth Gear I’lls Couldn’t Live Without

Marrying the iconic ambient soundscapes and fractured electronica of late 90’s garage with “warmly spellbinding melodic incantations and an air of post-millennial unease”, I’lls have

Suze DeMarchi Brings It All Back Home On Her New Covers Album

Suze DeMarchi Brings It All Back Home On Her New Covers Album

While the image of the rockstar life is one of glamour and instant gratification, it’s also one of obligation. Especially these days, musicians have to

Inside The Online Hub Helping Aussies Get Jobs In The Music Industry

Inside The Online Hub Helping Aussies Get Jobs In The Music Industry

Spearheaded by Martine Cotton, a long time music industry worker, marketing/social media manager, event producer/manager, and photographer Music Industry Inside Out (MIIO) is a new

Inside One Of Australia’s Longest Running Indie Record Labels

Inside One Of Australia’s Longest Running Indie Record 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

What We Learnt In Discussion With Pitchfork Editor Jessica Hopper

What We Learnt In Discussion With Pitchfork Editor Jessica Hopper

Jessica Hopper is the editor-in-chief of the Pitchfork Review, senior editor of Pitchfork, former music editor of Rookie, writer for Rolling Stone, GQ, Spin, and

What It’s Like Growing Up In The Australian Music Industry

What It’s Like Growing Up In The Australian Music Industry

As we’ve written about again and again, there’s no question as to whether this country is bursting with exciting new upcoming talent. Within the scene

How Ryan Adams Has Shaped Aussie Musicians

How Ryan Adams Has Shaped Aussie Musicians

When the Splendour 2015 lineup broke, we were stoked to see that the one and only Ryan Adams  was making his way to Australia. Both solo

The 8 Best Splendour Sideshows You Can Still Get Tickets To

The 8 Best Splendour Sideshows You Can Still Get Tickets To

With just a few more sleeps to go, one of this country’s biggest music festivals Splendour in the Grass is about to kick off (on Friday



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