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The 6 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

The 6 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 of the...

Citizen Kay

Citizen Kay

Originally born in Ghana, then moving to the Capital of Australia while still very young, Citizen Kay has grown up with an ambition to make his...

Stereophonics

Stereophonics

It may be over 15 years since they released their debut album Word Gets Around, but Stereophonics’ new record Graffiti On The Train is proof that...

LO!

LO!

April 2013 saw the release of Sydney quartet, LO!’s, second album entitled Monstrorum Historia. A brutal mash up of sludge, hardcore, rock and even some classical...

Ben Salter

Ben Salter

My name is Ben Salter and I am a musician/performer based ostensibly in Brisbane although I am only really here for one week out of four or...

Trash Can: Morrissey Reviews The Sex Pistols For NME, Glasto Beatles Tribute & More

Trash Can: Morrissey Reviews The Sex Pistols For NME, Glasto Beatles Tribute & More

By the end of every week there are a bunch of music-related stories, cool links, videos, and other internet ditties that we haven’t managed to get...

Bernard Fanning

Bernard Fanning

“I would love for my record to be released in America and sell fourteen billion copies,” quips a piss-taking Bernard Fanning as he digs into a...

Slumberhaze

Slumberhaze

Slumberhaze are a project of three minds that make music that is hard to categorize. Inspired by science and society, tension and irony, the music is...

Gay Paris

Gay Paris

As you may (hey, babe) or may not know ( ‘sup, dumb dumb) know, we have been romping about the country screaming “the last good party...

Francis Leach About Footy, Music & Paul Kelly’s Presentation Night

Francis Leach About Footy, Music & Paul Kelly’s Presentation Night

Francis Leach, of Triple J and Grandstand Breakfast fame speaks eagerly as he enunciates the program for Presentation Night, a panel show about AFL and music ....

10 Years On: Sufjan Stevens – Michigan

10 Years On: Sufjan Stevens – Michigan

10 years ago, on his 28th birthday, Sufjan Stevens released what was one of his most personal, emotional, and important albums. An ambitious and constantly intriguing...

Whitley

Whitley

Lawrence Greenwood is Whitley. Whitley is a musician, and one who retired this very moniker back in 2010, celebrating the finale with a run of intimate...

Dan and Hannah Acfield

Dan and Hannah Acfield

Siblings Dan and Hannah Acfield are accomplished songwriters and performers. Having forged solo careers, the pair has finally pooled their musical talent and embarked on a...

The Mohawk Lodge

The Mohawk Lodge

Ryder here from The Mohawk Lodge.   Just landed in Melbourne ~ loving the vibes!    I’m down here touring my latest album Damaged Goods that’s seeing an...

New Saxons

New Saxons

If you can picture Chris Isaak heading up a 90s guitar band, with a dash of island isolation mixed in, then that wouldn’t be too far...

Do Record Reviews Still Matter?

Do Record Reviews Still Matter?

In a world where we can stream entire records before purchasing them, have album reviews lost their importance? Much like what video did to the radio...

Crowdfunding Forecast: First Sun Records Release In Decades, Fascinator Album, Video Game Music Tribute & More

Crowdfunding Forecast: First Sun Records Release In Decades, Fascinator Album, Video Game Music Tribute & More

If the success of Melbourne prog-metal band Twelve Foot Ninja’s music video campaign, smashing the previous record set by Eskimo Joe in February this year, has taught us...

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