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Sidewaves 2015: Marilyn Manson, Lamb Of God, Killer Be Killed & More

Sidewaves 2015: Marilyn Manson, Lamb Of God, Killer Be Killed & More

Marilyn Manson, Apocalyptica & Deathstars One of the defining musical figures of the ’90s and early 2000s, few artists could hope to become a cultural staple...

The Amity Affliction Slam Jetstar After Tour Plunged Into Chaos

The Amity Affliction Slam Jetstar After Tour Plunged Into Chaos

Those who’ll recall Thundamentals’ recent troubles with Virgin Australia (the Blue Mountains hip-hop crew famously caught a baggage handler tossing their live equipment roughly onto a...

This Video Of The Last Big Day Out Is Going To Make You Super Sad

This Video Of The Last Big Day Out Is Going To Make You Super Sad

With Australia day just around the corner it’s the time of the year where live music fans of our fair nation gear up for two of...

Much Loved Melbourne Live Music Venue Expands To Second City

Much Loved Melbourne Live Music Venue Expands To Second City

It’s been a pretty grim couple of weeks for Aussie live music venues with Sydney, Perth and Adelaide are all set to lose important performing spaces, thankfully today...

The Truth About The Return Of Vinyl Records

The Truth About The Return Of Vinyl Records

The fact that there’s a serious revival happening in the vinyl market is undeniable. Yes, we can argue about how vinyl sales still account for a...

This Like A Version Will Probably Not Make The End Of Year CD

This Like A Version Will Probably Not Make The End Of Year CD

With the arrival of Friday comes one of our favourite Triple J segments, Like A Version, which this week featured Welsh singer-songwriter Ryan Van McCann of Catfish...

The Aussie Music Industry Has Taken A Major Hit

The Aussie Music Industry Has Taken A Major Hit

While sales and revenue in the vinyl and streaming markets grew during 2014, mimicking an overall global trend, the success of these sectors weren’t enough to...

An Inside Look At What Happens When A Major Album Leaks

An Inside Look At What Happens When A Major Album Leaks

These days, it’s a foregone conclusion that an upcoming album is going to leak onto the internet. With the web more accessible than ever before, yet-to-be-released...

Council Shuts Down Aussie Music Festival Launch That Didn’t Even Exist

Council Shuts Down Aussie Music Festival Launch That Didn’t Even Exist

Yesterday, Tone Deaf reported on a case of alleged police overreach which saw a launch party for the annual Rabbits Eat Lettuce Festival shut down by...

This Is Why You Should Never Sneak Into An Aussie Nightclub

This Is Why You Should Never Sneak Into An Aussie Nightclub

If you get booted out of a club what is the most logical thing to do? Move on to another venue? Go home? No, of course...

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Live music performance spaces have been pretty up and down in January, we’ve already seen Sydney and Perth losing some staple live music venues and sadly it...

Meet The Musician Selling His Album For $1000 & Making Serious Bank

Meet The Musician Selling His Album For $1000 & Making Serious Bank

How much would you pay for an album? Just asking the question is a 21st Century luxury, because it’s only been fairly recently that we had...

Who Needs Spotify When There’s This Google Chrome Extension?

Who Needs Spotify When There’s This Google Chrome Extension?

Does anybody remember last year when Google/YouTube went up against the likes of Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, Rhapsody and the ilk releasing their own form of paid streaming...

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Following record drug arrests at the recent Field Day festival in Sydney, as well as several well-publicised police operations that yielded high numbers of arrests at...

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Eight years after the first ever Live Earth event was held in countries across the globe, co-founders Al Gore and Kevin Wall have announced plans to...

Aussies Named On The Best Music Festival Lineup Of 2015

Aussies Named On The Best Music Festival Lineup Of 2015

The year 2015 is looking like a pretty massive year for music festivals across the globe, and there’s a strong Aussie presence waving our national musical...

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

With Triple J’s annual Hottest 100 countdown fast approaching, debate is heating up as to who will nab that highly coveted number one spot, with further...

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