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

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

8 Incredible Events You Can Only Experience At Vivid Sydney

8 Incredible Events You Can Only Experience At Vivid Sydney

There’s nothing in Australia quite like the ultimate experience of live music, music and ideas like Sydney’s Vivid LIVE. Taking place from 22nd May –

The Drum Gear Mastodon Couldn’t Live Without

The Drum Gear Mastodon Couldn’t Live Without

There was little doubt with the release of their 2002 debut, the universally acclaimed eleven-song wolf cry Remission, that Atlanta’s Mastodon would soon become one

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

From Clubs To Coachella, The Rise Of Alison Wonderland

From Clubs To Coachella, The Rise Of Alison Wonderland

It’s a chilly Melbourne morning and Alison Wonderland is either shaking from the cold, or she’s got a case of pre-album release jitters. Probably a

11 SXSW Acts Everyone Is Talking About Right Now

11 SXSW Acts Everyone Is Talking About Right Now

South by Southwest, Austin’s world-famous conference of music, art, film, and culture is upon once more. The event’s legendary music program recently kicked off and

A Guide To The Many Faces Of David Bowie

A Guide To The Many Faces Of David Bowie

There isn’t nor will there ever be anyone quite like the musical chameleon that is David Bowie. The now 68-year old’s legacy and influential sphere is

How British India Survived 10 Years By Working The System

How British India Survived 10 Years By Working The System

In this day and age, one could be forgiven for simply hitting the off switch. As labels both major and independent alike continue to produce

17 Aussie Ladies Who Are Making Pop Music Cool Again

17 Aussie Ladies Who Are Making Pop Music Cool Again

There’s been a recent resurgence of what many are labelling “A-Pop”, of course spearheaded by the likes of Australia’s leading lady of pop, Sia Furler

The Guitar Gear Northlane Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Northlane Couldn’t Live Without

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

Meet The Next Aussie Band Making Waves In America

Meet The Next Aussie Band Making Waves In America

We championed the successes of some of our local guitar pop acts in early December with our writer stating it had “been an absolute ripper Aussie musicians in

The Importance Of Keeping Punk Rock Alive, With Rise Against

The Importance Of Keeping Punk Rock Alive, With Rise Against

Before the likes of the Offspring and Green Day broke through to the mainstream with their infectious tunes, punk was still very much a dirty

The 6 Albums That Changed Jackson Firebird’s Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed Jackson Firebird’s Lives

Mildura’s explosive rock ‘n roll duo, Jackson Firebird, have returned to Australia to play a run of shows around the country in March and April.

The 5 Albums That Changed Cosmo’s Midnight’s Lives

The 5 Albums That Changed Cosmo’s Midnight’s Lives

Sydney electro duo Cosmo’s Midnight are currently on national tour in celebration of their blissfully layered single ‘Snare’, promising a tight and dynamic offering, honed

The 9 Things You Can’t Forget When Holding A Live Music Event

The 9 Things You Can’t Forget When Holding A Live Music Event

With the amount of boutique music festivals and gigs continually popping-up around our great southern land, it seems just about every Tom, Dick and Harry



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It’s Been 20 Years Since Australia’s Biggest Music Festival Flop

It’s Been 20 Years Since Australia’s Biggest Music Festival Flop

This week marks the 20 year anniversary of Australia’s biggest music festival flop, Alternative Nation.