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We Taste-Test Silverchair Drummer’s Alcopop Range, So You Don’t Have To

We Taste-Test Silverchair Drummer’s Alcopop Range, So You Don’t Have To

It’s been five months since the Tone Deaf office first taste-tested La Mascara, the alcohol line concocted by ex-Silverchair drummer Ben Gillie and his wife Jackie, aka The Real Housewives...

Paul Thorn

Paul Thorn

American professional boxer turned blues musician Paul Thorn is currently in Australia on his ‘Pimps & Preachers’ tour, impressing fans along the east coast of Australia....

Trashcan: The Roots Cover Mario Bros, Sub Pop Design Shoes, Fingernail-Powered Gig Posters & More

Trashcan: The Roots Cover Mario Bros, Sub Pop Design Shoes, Fingernail-Powered Gig Posters & 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...

Falling In Reverse

Falling In Reverse

One of the most controversial and gossiped about men in alternative music is Falling In Reverse’s Ronnie Radke. The frontman used the band’s 2011 debut album...

Majical Cloudz

Majical Cloudz

Impersonator is the critically-acclaimed Matador label debut by Devon Welsh and Mathew Otto. As Majical Cloudz, the Canadian duo have created an intimate record of minimal...

Of Monsters And Men

Of Monsters And Men

Iceland has a fine track record for shaping such rare and touching musical entities as Björk and Sigur Rós. The tiny northern nation’s latest triumph and...

The Maine

The Maine

My name is Garrett Nickelsen and i play bass in the band The Maine. Pat John and I started the band back in 2006 and our...

Crowdfunding Forecast: Lior Album, Pretty Littles EP, A New Music Rating System & More

Crowdfunding Forecast: Lior Album, Pretty Littles EP, A New Music Rating System & 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...

Dialectrix

Dialectrix

Three years after his last full-length, fans of Sydney-based Dialectrix, aka Ryan Leaf, are rejoicing over the recent release of his third album, The Cold Light...

Vaudeville Smash

Vaudeville Smash

Melbourne five-piece, Vaudeville Smash, are a band of three brothers and two mates who’ve built their reputation off their incredible live shows – no other Australian...

Weekend Watercooler: Kanye Leaks Album & Baby, Pink Floyd Challenge Spotify

Weekend Watercooler: Kanye Leaks Album & Baby, Pink Floyd Challenge Spotify

A lot can happen over the weekend, but just like us we imagine you’re pretty busy over the weekend attending gigs, hanging out with friends, and...

Why Do Young Bands Almost Never Get Ahead?

Why Do Young Bands Almost Never Get Ahead?

Like an uncherished relic of the past, former child stars and young bands quickly go from being highly promising future commodities to social media jibes of...

HAIM

HAIM

For Este, Danielle and Alana Haim, 2012 was a big year. The LA trio of sisters, simply known as HAIM, made waves performing at Austin’s legendary...

Boris

Boris

Returning to Australia this week Japanese three-piece Boris, will play Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Hobart to play their classic cult album, Flood plus other popular tracks from their...

Steve Vai

Steve Vai

Three-time Grammy award winner Steve Vai, guitarist for Frank Zappa and Whitesnake throughout the 80s, has also released eight  of his own studio albums over three...

Deap Vally

Deap Vally

LA rock chicks Julie Edwards & Lindsey Troy aka Deap Vally are set to release their debut album, Sistrionix, Friday June 28. The album was recorded with producer...

Trash Can: Insane Clown Posse Reality Show, Letterman & His Drummers, Crowd-Sourced Festival Doco & More

Trash Can: Insane Clown Posse Reality Show, Letterman & His Drummers, Crowd-Sourced Festival Doco & 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...

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