Let’s Hear It For The Aussie Grammy Nominees Everyone Forgot About

Let’s Hear It For The Aussie Grammy Nominees Everyone Forgot About

Behind every Bieber that stands up on stage thanking his God and his management is a team of hard-working engineers, songwriters, producers and mixers who

The New Pandora Premium Is Just Spotify With A Pandora Logo

The New Pandora Premium Is Just Spotify With A Pandora Logo

Leaving their run in the streaming game far too late, Pandora have unveiled the imaginatively-titled Pandora Premium, after hinting at their entry into the on-demand


Punters Have More Sex At One Aussie Festival Than Any Other: Study

Punters Have More Sex At One Aussie Festival Than Any Other: Study

We at Tone Deaf are constantly inundated with press releases. A good fraction of them are from corporations and smaller businesses who want us to


How Mozart Was Able To Sell More Records Than Anyone In 2016

How Mozart Was Able To Sell More Records Than Anyone In 2016

Lock up your ancestors, Mozart has gone Platinum! Yes, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the 18th Century classical composer, has the highest-selling CD release of 2016, with


Coles Radio Is Australia’s Most Listened To Digital Radio Station

Coles Radio Is Australia’s Most Listened To Digital Radio Station

Editor’s Note: This story originally questioned why Double J is not included in GfK’s DAB+ Digital Radio reports. It has since been clarified that as


Wolfmother Are Playing A Free Show This Weekend

Wolfmother Are Playing A Free Show This Weekend

Wolfmother were recently announced as part of the ridiculous feast of rock and roll that is Guns N’ Roses’s Not In This Lifetime tour, along


Triple J Hottest 100 Voting Opens Next Week

Triple J Hottest 100 Voting Opens Next Week

It’s on like Donkey Kong, people. We’ve waited 12 long months for this and listened to a lot of great music and now voting for


Scientific Study Says Listening To MP3s Is Making You Sad

Scientific Study Says Listening To MP3s Is Making You Sad

Here’s one for the audiophiles out there. Turns out, your seemingly endless diatribes about how important high-quality audio is were actually being made in the


Sia, Flume & More Aussies Score 2017 Grammy Nominations

Sia, Flume & More Aussies Score 2017 Grammy Nominations

The nominations for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards have been unveiled and there’s a string of notable Aussie names on the list, including Flume, who


The Gooch Palms Drop Big News & Summer Tour Dates

The Gooch Palms Drop Big News & Summer Tour Dates

Vulgar, incendiary, puerile, these all words that could be used to describe The Gooch Palms, but they don’t care, they’re too busy booking extensive tours


Vinyl Sales Just Outstripped Digital Downloads For The First Time Ever

Vinyl Sales Just Outstripped Digital Downloads For The First Time Ever

It’s 2016 and sales of vinyl records just outstripped digital album sales for the first time ever. We’ll just let that sink in for a


ABC Pens Open Letter In Response To Radio National Cuts

ABC Pens Open Letter In Response To Radio National Cuts

Following on from recent news that Radio National have plans to axe all but one of their music programs, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation has come out


How Much Money Adele Will Make Out Of Her Aussie Tour

How Much Money Adele Will Make Out Of Her Aussie Tour

When Adele recently announced her debut Australian tour, we knew it was going to be a big deal. Now, we’re realising just how lucrative this


What Happens When A Major Single Completely Flops?

What Happens When A Major Single Completely Flops?

While he’s seen his fair share of success over the years, Guy Sebastian has discovered first-hand some of the lows of the music industry, and the


Consumer Affairs Hit With A Huge Increase In Complaints Against Aussie Festivals

Consumer Affairs Hit With A Huge Increase In Complaints Against Aussie Festivals

With the Aussie festival scene seeing a spate of cancellations in recent months and years, it’s no surprise that the average Aussie punter is feeling a


A.B. Original Claim Highest Local Debut On ARIA Album Chart

A.B. Original Claim Highest Local Debut On ARIA Album Chart

A.B. Original, the protest band we both need and deserve, have nabbed the highest local debut on the ARIA Albums Chart this week. The duo,


Daddy Cool Bass Player Wayne Duncan Has Died, Aged 72

Daddy Cool Bass Player Wayne Duncan Has Died, Aged 72

Wayne Duncan, bass player of legendary Australian rockers Daddy Cool, has died, aged 72. His death follows that of bandmate Ross Hannaford, who was 65




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