Triple J Prove Once Again We Wanna Hear More Aussie Music On The Radio

Triple J Prove Once Again We Wanna Hear More Aussie Music On The Radio

As Tone Deaf reported back in December 2014, Triple J has been doing pretty well in the ratings these past 12 months. In fact, the

Queens Of The Stone Age Launch Charity To Help Musicians In Need

Queens Of The Stone Age Launch Charity To Help Musicians In Need

It’s hardly a secret that working in music can be a tough gig. Besides being an obscenely difficult industry in which to find stable work,


AC/DC Aren’t As Loud As Taylor Swift

AC/DC Aren’t As Loud As Taylor Swift

While Motörhead have a well-earned reputation as the band with “everything louder than everything else”, it appears they may not be the loudest band in


The Numbers Don’t Lie, Jay-Z’s Streaming Service Is A Spectacular Flop

The Numbers Don’t Lie, Jay-Z’s Streaming Service Is A Spectacular Flop

While it remains to be seen whether or not Tidal, Jay-Z’s much-hyped Spotify killer, will save the music business the way its co-owners, which includes


Melbourne Hosting Panel On Future Of Music & Technology

Melbourne Hosting Panel On Future Of Music & Technology

Next month, General Assembly in Melbourne will host a special panel of music industry experts who will discuss the growing between intersection between music and


Sydney Thinks Late Night Music Is More Dangerous Than Pokies

Sydney Thinks Late Night Music Is More Dangerous Than Pokies

It’s been over a year since the New South Wales Government rushed through the tough liquor and lockout laws on Sydney’s entertainment precinct to curb


Why Australia Could Learn A Thing Or Two From South Korea’s Approach To Music

Why Australia Could Learn A Thing Or Two From South Korea’s Approach To Music

While for most, Korean pop star Psy’s 2012 viral hit ‘Gangnam Style’ was simply an annoying one-hit-wonder that wouldn’t go away, for South Korea it


Aussies Now Forced To Watch Ads To Buy Concert Tickets

Aussies Now Forced To Watch Ads To Buy Concert Tickets

As BBC News reported back in January 2013, ticketing retail giant Ticketmaster was one of the first major companies to do away with one of


Aussie Venues & Promoters Are Killing It On The Global Stage

Aussie Venues & Promoters Are Killing It On The Global Stage

Following the much-publicised acquisition of Australian booking powerhouse Artist Voice by renowned US talent agency WME | IMG and the purchase of Nine Live by


Breaking Down Why Portishead Only Made $3,000 From 34 Million Streams

Breaking Down Why Portishead Only Made $3,000 From 34 Million Streams

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, Portishead main man Geoff Barrow made another drop in the ocean of debate currently flooding the streaming world. However, what


Australian Ticketing & Venue Giants No Longer Australian

Australian Ticketing & Venue Giants No Longer Australian

Two of Australia’s most prominent music entities are no longer true blue. As Bloomberg reports, iconic Australian broadcaster Nine Entertainment have sold their events and


Australia Gets A Big New Bandroom In The ‘Burbs

Australia Gets A Big New Bandroom In The ‘Burbs

We’ve got brilliant news for music fans of Melbourne’s south-eastern suburbs, a beloved club is now bringing live music out to the ‘burbs. Empire Club of Narre


Good News, The Music Industry Has Officially Hit Rock Bottom

Good News, The Music Industry Has Officially Hit Rock Bottom

It will come as a surprise to very few, but we’re living in the midst of the Great Depression as far as the recorded music


Australia’s Leading Music Booking Agency Sold To Overseas Powerhouse

Australia’s Leading Music Booking Agency Sold To Overseas Powerhouse

In a move that could mean big things for a raft of Australian artists and echo throughout the local music industry, WME | IMG, one


Some Genius Has Just Solved The Problem Of Noise Complaints

Some Genius Has Just Solved The Problem Of Noise Complaints

Noise complaints, they’re the bane of any live music venue’s existence, however, courtesy of this new invention – they could be a thing of the


Sticky Fingers Will Pay You To Make Their New Music Video

Sticky Fingers Will Pay You To Make Their New Music Video

Are you the artistic type that has a flair for animation and illustration? You could be the very person Aussie band Sticky Fingers are looking


The Government Wants To Charge You More To Download & Stream Music

The Government Wants To Charge You More To Download & Stream Music

While many Aussie consumers bemoan the fact that seemingly everything, from music downloads to movies, costs more in Australia, even dubbing the extra dosh we’re




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