The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: 30 Years Of The ARIA Awards

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: 30 Years Of The ARIA Awards

Australian music’s night of nights, the ARIA Awards, are set to kick off tonight at The Star in Sydney, with a massive string of presenters

Why You Should Be Paying Attention To CHVRCHES’ New Album ‘Every Open Eye’

Why You Should Be Paying Attention To CHVRCHES’ New Album ‘Every Open Eye’

Since the release of their 2013 debut The Bones Of What You Believe a lot has happened for the Glaswegian trio. When they wrote and

Battles Share Their Formulae For Making Records & Touring

Battles Share Their Formulae For Making Records & Touring

Following from the release of their impressive third LP La Di Da Di and announcement of their visit in February to perform as part of

The Production Gear Fly High Society Couldn’t Live Without

The Production Gear Fly High Society Couldn’t Live Without

Fly High Society recently unveiled their latest compilation of “out-of-this-world bleeps, cuts, cosmic beats, and gems” in the form of SPACEBUS VOL. 1, which was

Peaches Tell Us What To expect From Her Upcoming LP ‘Rub’

Peaches Tell Us What To expect From Her Upcoming LP ‘Rub’

“Pride is the only thing that lets you stand up to misery…the kind of misery the whole stinking world is made of!” So says one

A Guide To The Evolution Of Sleeping With Sirens In 7 Tracks

A Guide To The Evolution Of Sleeping With Sirens In 7 Tracks

American post-hardcore favourites Sleeping With Sirens are set to make their welcome return to Australia for their first headline shows in over two years this

Inside One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Acts, Gold Class

Inside One Of Australia’s Most Exciting New Acts, Gold Class

After only forming in 2014, it’s hasn’t taken long for people to catch on to Melbourne post-punk band Gold Class. Sonically driven by attacking rhythms,

The Most Underrated Aussie Music Venues According To Chris Russell’s Chicken Walk

The Most Underrated Aussie Music Venues According To Chris Russell’s Chicken Walk

Didn’t Chris Russell’s Chicken Walk just finish a tour? Yes, you’d be right in that assertion, but just two days after finishing their tour in

Triple J’s Matt Okine Shares The 7 Albums That Changed His Life

Triple J’s Matt Okine Shares The 7 Albums That Changed His Life

The seventh edition of WA’s music and comedy festival Rottofest is happening this Saturday the 19th of September. A celebration and coming together of both

The Dos & Don’ts Of Throwing An Unforgettable Party With Peking Duk

The Dos & Don’ts Of Throwing An Unforgettable Party With Peking Duk

Peking Duk truly redefined what it meant to have a breakthrough year in 2014. The Australian electronic duo became overnight sensations off the strength of

The Best Guitar Amps Under $500 You Can Buy Right Now

The Best Guitar Amps Under $500 You Can Buy Right Now

If there’s one thing that can suck about being a musician, it’s buying equipment. We all love hanging out in music stores, trying out guitars,

The Best BYO Music Festivals In Australia

The Best BYO Music Festivals In Australia

Back in February, we ran a list of 13 Things That Should Be Banned From Aussie Music Festivals, which received quite a bit of support

Inside The Initiative Bringing Aussie Bands To Young Regional Fans

Inside The Initiative Bringing Aussie Bands To Young Regional Fans

Touring regionally can be a hugely rewarding experience, though as many band know all too well the logistics of embarking on regional tours is always

Drunk Mums’ Guide To Their Favourite Aussie Beers

Drunk Mums’ Guide To Their Favourite Aussie Beers

Melbourne’s favourite garage rock delinquents, Drunk Mums are gearing up to release their eagerly anticipated forthcoming sophomore album, Gone Troppo – out tomorrow September 4th via Pissfart Records. This

Cosmic Psychos Curate The Ultimate Tractor Tunes List

Cosmic Psychos Curate The Ultimate Tractor Tunes List

Australian punk rock legends the Cosmic Psychos want you to know that there’s more to them than just “beer and pubs” and have now invited

All The Best Things You Missed At BIGSOUND 2015 – Day Two

All The Best Things You Missed At BIGSOUND 2015 – Day Two

It’s that time of year again, everybody! That crazy time of year when the local music industry and representatives from abroad swarm the bustling streets

The 5 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

The 5 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

We listen to a lot of music here at Tone Deaf HQ, and we’re the first to admit we’re perhaps a little biased towards sounds



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