RTRFM’s Adam Christou Curates AMRAP’s Haven’t You Heard?

RTRFM’s Adam Christou Curates AMRAP’s Haven’t You Heard?

Community radio music directors often have an encyclopaedic knowledge of local music and an insatiable thirst to keep their ears ahead of the curve. So

Why Residencies Are Essential For Underground Aussie Music

Why Residencies Are Essential For Underground Aussie Music

Thanks to the incredible accessibility of music today, new bands can become the next big thing within moments and sell out shows before they’ve even

The 7 Bands You Can’t Miss At Bigsound

The 7 Bands You Can’t Miss At Bigsound

Today marks the kick off date for BIGSOUND 2014‘s live roster, and though the speaker panel line up and the live is the biggest and best

The Vines Are Back, And Better Than Ever

The Vines Are Back, And Better Than Ever

The Vines: undoubtedly one of Australia’s most erratic bands. Born out of the southern suburbs of Sydney, their acclaimed debut Highly Evolved cemented the trio

Canada’s 6 Most Exciting Bands You Should Know, With July Talk

Canada’s 6 Most Exciting Bands You Should Know, With July Talk

Following their recent successful UK tour, and support from the likes of BBC 6 Music, Canadian rock outfit July Talk will be heading to our

Meet The Muso Whose Guitar Helped Repair His Shattered Arm

Meet The Muso Whose Guitar Helped Repair His Shattered Arm

So what exactly has DLK aka Daniel Forsyth been doing for the last few years? Firstly, there was a lot of soul searching. After being

Biffy Clyro Rocked The Palais And We Were There

Biffy Clyro Rocked The Palais And We Were There

“This is really fucking weird for us…it’s like we are the movie” explains Haydn Ing, frontman for one of Melbourne’s most exciting rock bands; Calling

Hit Or Shit? Vance Joy’s ‘Dream Your Life Away’

Hit Or Shit? Vance Joy’s ‘Dream Your Life Away’

Not many musicians can claim that they’ve been booked into major slots at festivals across the globe without having released a debut album – but

The Tea Party Take Us Behind Their First Album In 10 Years

The Tea Party Take Us Behind Their First Album In 10 Years

What does Jeff Martin admire most about his Tea Party band mates Stuart Chatwood and Jeff Burrows? ‘Their patience with putting up with me,’ laughs

Meet Night Beats, Your New Favourite Psych Band

Meet Night Beats, Your New Favourite Psych Band

With their Australian tour just around the corner we decided it was a good time to take an in-depth look at this soulful psych-garage rock trio

In Memoriam: Joan Rivers’ Most Outrageous Musician Insults

In Memoriam: Joan Rivers’ Most Outrageous Musician Insults

You’ve undoubtedly heard the sad news this morning that the legendary comedian Queen of insults, Joan Rivers, died at the age of 81. After being

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 6 BIGSOUND Parties You Can’t Miss

The 6 BIGSOUND Parties You Can’t Miss

September 9th is the kick off date for BIGSOUND 2014, and though the speaker panel line up and the live music roster is the biggest

The 5 Albums That Changed I Killed The Prom Queen’s Lives

The 5 Albums That Changed I Killed The Prom Queen’s Lives

Local legendary hardcore band I Killed The Prom Queen have been tearing roofs off venues with the brutal metal influenced hardcore rock for 14 years

The Top 8 Tips For Getting Stereosonic Ready, With Young Franco

The Top 8 Tips For Getting Stereosonic Ready, With Young Franco

Brisbane sprout, Young Franco is back, and not holding any punches. Fresh from playing Splendour In The Grass as well as touring this fair country

Hit Or Shit? Interpol’s ‘El Pintor’

Hit Or Shit? Interpol’s ‘El Pintor’

In the early 2000s, New York was a fertile breeding ground for a tonne of rock bands – one of the best albums in this

The 5 Albums That Changed Manchester Orchestra’s Lives

The 5 Albums That Changed Manchester Orchestra’s Lives

In support of their fourth full length album Cope which came out earlier this year (via Caroline Australia), Atlanta based rockers Manchester Orchestra will be



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