5 Undiscovered South Australia Artists You Need To Hear With MANE

5 Undiscovered South Australia Artists You Need To Hear With MANE

MANE (aka Paige Renee Court) is an independent singer/songwriter from Adelaide with a uniquely beautiful and soulful voice, whose slinky single ‘Bitter’ we premiered recently. Adelaide

The Datsuns Prove The Garage Rock Revival Isn’t Dead

The Datsuns Prove The Garage Rock Revival Isn’t Dead

Back in 2002, garage rock seemed to rule the airwaves. Bands like The Hives, The White Stripes, The Strokes, and the Hellacopters had finally become

The Gear The Producer Behind Your Favourite Aussie Records Couldn’t Live Without

The Gear The Producer Behind Your Favourite Aussie Records Couldn’t Live Without

Though you may not instantly recognise it, the name Andrei Eremin can be found in the liner notes of many of your favourite Australian records,

Hit Or Shit? AC/DC’s ‘Rock Or Bust’

Hit Or Shit? AC/DC’s ‘Rock Or Bust’

While it would be questionable to call Rock or Bust, the much talked-about 16th studio effort from Australian hard rock icons AC/DC, a “highly anticipated

The 10 Best Free Things In Music You Can Do This December

The 10 Best Free Things In Music You Can Do This December

What’s better than live music? Free live music, of course. Everybody loves free shit, so we thought we’d compile a list of the best upcoming

The 8 Best Music Documentaries From The Decade So Far

The 8 Best Music Documentaries From The Decade So Far

Running from December 5th until December 11th of this year, Gimme Some Truth is Australia’s first and only dedicated music documentary festival. Launched and supported

Why Tribute Shows Aren’t As Naff As You Think

Why Tribute Shows Aren’t As Naff As You Think

Australia’s longest running large-scale Led Zeppelin homage concert, ‘Whole Lotta Love’, is set to return for the third time to Melbourne’s Palais Theatre on Saturday March

Why Australia Needs A Psych Festival

Why Australia Needs A Psych Festival

In a season so densely packed with festivals, each exhaustingly touting an international act more unmissable and indiscernible from the last, there emerges – from

The Greatest Gingers In Music, According To Clowns

The Greatest Gingers In Music, According To Clowns

While the notorious ‘Filth and the Fury’ reputation of punk rock has long since receded, it can be argued that its status as a community,

6 Worst Festival Mistakes (And How They Could’ve Been Avoided)

6 Worst Festival Mistakes (And How They Could’ve Been Avoided)

It’s been a tough 12 months for Australia’s music festival scene. New festivals seem to be popping up one week and announcing their cancellation the

The 5 Records That Changed Sleepwave’s Lives

The 5 Records That Changed Sleepwave’s Lives

“I was really, really, really paying attention and praying for the most honest record I could make and I think that prayer was answered when

A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2014 Victorian State Election

A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2014 Victorian State Election

With the 2014 Victorian State Election looming, the one thing that seems to be on the lips and minds of voters and even politicians alike

Twerps Take Us Through Their Vinyl Collection

Twerps Take Us Through Their Vinyl Collection

It’s been a busy year for Melbourne’s adored breeze-pop outfit, Twerps. The four-piece have performed perhaps only a handful of gigs this year, trading-in their buoyant

Is Regional Australia The Future Of Aussie Music Festivals?

Is Regional Australia The Future Of Aussie Music Festivals?

If you’ve been paying attention, Australian music festivals have been having kind of a tough year. The past 12 months have seen events that were

The 9 Things We Learnt From The 2014 ARIAs

The 9 Things We Learnt From The 2014 ARIAs

The ARIAs are everyone’s favourite love-to-hate awards show. They’re the perfect target for our nation’s chronic tall poppy syndrome, and the (few) people who actually

Dallas Frasca: Why Is Nudity More Offensive Than Misogyny?

Dallas Frasca: Why Is Nudity More Offensive Than Misogyny?

Returning from their fourth triumphant tour overseas in the past 18 months, Melbourne three-piece riff rockers, Dallas Frasca are set to celebrate their international successes

8 Unreal Freebies You Can Win Right Now

8 Unreal Freebies You Can Win Right Now

We at Tone Deaf HQ are often given fantastic gifts and prizes to put up for competition for our loyal readers, whether it be from



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