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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...

Example

Example

After dazzling Australian audiences at Stereosonic and Foreshore Festival last year, English singer and rapper Example (real name: Elliot John Gleave) is returning Down Under for yet...

Can Gudinski Turn Hanging Rock Into Australia’s Red Rocks?

Can Gudinski Turn Hanging Rock Into Australia’s Red Rocks?

“I’m still coming down from Bruce Springsteen, the euphoria… one of the greatest things I’ve ever done.” Michael Gudinski is pretty much as big as it...

Aerosmith

Aerosmith

Among dozens of awards and achievements throughout their career, hard rock pioneers Aerosmith have earned many labels, including ‘America’s greatest rock and roll band’.  They are...

Has Auto Tune Ruined The Music Industry?

Has Auto Tune Ruined The Music Industry?

It’s a familiar question and an issue that’s destined to circulate in debate for some time yet – ‘Has Auto Tune Ruined The Music Industry?’ Sure,...

Buzzcocks

Buzzcocks

The importance of the Buzzcocks is often understated. As punks, they weren’t as provocative as The Sex Pistols or as visionary as The Clash. As a...

OM

OM

US outfit OM are bringing their unique blend of spirituality and essential drone to Australia for a national tour this May, we fired a few questions...

Chiddy Bang

Chiddy Bang

This month, the states of our nation will be taken over by the inaugural Movement Festival. Set to fill the void of credible hip-hop events in...

Tarmac Adam

Tarmac Adam

It’s Matt O’Donnell from Tarmac Adam here. We’ve just released a new album of twelve songs called The History Effect. Twelve songs about life’s journey –...

Sincerely, Grizzly

Sincerely, Grizzly

Imagine being so inspired by a band to end up forming your own, only to – a few short years later – end up supporting your...

Matt & Kim

Matt & Kim

New York’s explosive dance punk duo Matt & Kim are hitting the road on the national Groovin’ The Moo Festival circuit this April and May. On...

Bad Religion

Bad Religion

Greg Graffin has never been one to stagnate. For 34 years he has fronted punk rock juggernaut Bad Religion, gnashing his teeth and vocal chords at...

Little Bastard

Little Bastard

We are a 7 piece punk string band that formed in the inner western suburbs of Sydney. We play a traditional style of music with traditional...

Dirt Farmer

Dirt Farmer

There must be something in the Murray River water, or maybe it’s the replenishing effects of growing up in the country – who knows? However what...

They Might Be Giants

They Might Be Giants

John Flansburgh and John Linnell are the men of standard stature behind They Might Be Giants (TMBG), the alternative Brooklyn-based band that took their name from...

Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter

Sydney based hip hop duo Mind Over Matter have released the long-awaited, energetic first single “Real Life” from their third and highly anticipated upcoming album “This...

Pez

Pez

Shaped and moulded by Melbourne’s colourful eastern suburbs, Pez spent the majority of his earlier musical attention based around his parents’ insatiable passion for rock n...

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