Triple J Reveal How Not To Get Your Songs Played On Unearthed

Triple J Reveal How Not To Get Your Songs Played On Unearthed

We’ve spoken at length about what an incredible platform triple j Unearthed is for young, up-and-coming Australian musicians and bands, giving them a chance to

Former Soundwave GM Joins Leading Australian Promoter

Former Soundwave GM Joins Leading Australian Promoter

One of Australia’s most trusted promoters has welcomed a new addition to their company and a former higher-up for one of Australia’s biggest festivals has


Who Sold The Most Records In Australia In 2015

Who Sold The Most Records In Australia In 2015

2015 was a stellar year for Australian music. We saw the rise of new talents like Courtney Barnett, the continued ascension of established favourites like


The Number One Place For Songwriters To Live In Australia

The Number One Place For Songwriters To Live In Australia

If you just so happen to be an Aussie songwriter who’s looking to be inspired and join a community of like-minded artists, there’s only one


How Much Soundwave Replacement Festival Legion Has Already Raised

How Much Soundwave Replacement Festival Legion Has Already Raised

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, the crowdfunding campaign to finance the inaugural Legion Music Festival, which aims to replace the cancelled Soundwave 2016, has officially


NSW Government Completely Overreacts After Music Festival Punter ODs

NSW Government Completely Overreacts After Music Festival Punter ODs

Members of the New South Wales government are threatening to shut down music festivals in the state who fail to comply with boosted safety standards.


Soundwave Ticket Refunds: The Lies, The Law & How To Get Your Money Back

Soundwave Ticket Refunds: The Lies, The Law & How To Get Your Money Back

Potentially up to 50,000 ticket holders are currently sitting out of pocket from the collapse of Soundwave Festival and the cancellation of its 2016 event.


AJ Maddah Accuses Eventopia Of Misappropriating Soundwave’s Money

AJ Maddah Accuses Eventopia Of Misappropriating Soundwave’s Money

New developments have emerged in the ongoing stalemate between Soundwave founder AJ Maddah and ticketing company Eventopia in the wake of the cancellation of the


Soundwave 2016 Has Been Officially Cancelled

Soundwave 2016 Has Been Officially Cancelled

If you have been anywhere near music media in the past day or so no doubt your newsfeed and been flooded with rumours and speculation


Most Hated Man In Medicine Wants To Be The Most Hated Man In Music Too

Most Hated Man In Medicine Wants To Be The Most Hated Man In Music Too

Remember how the Wu-Tang Clan announced a secret album that’s being released as a single copy and will be toured around the world like a piece


AJ Maddah Says Soundwave Will Not Be Back In 2017

AJ Maddah Says Soundwave Will Not Be Back In 2017

To say the upcoming Soundwave festival has been dealing with controversy would be an understatement. Between mixed and vocal reactions to line up announcements, ongoing


Splendour In The Grass Under Fire Over Noise Limits

Splendour In The Grass Under Fire Over Noise Limits

Splendour In The Grass has copped its second fine in as many years for breaching noise limits during its 2015 event in June. As the


The Future Of The Espy Has Been Revealed

The Future Of The Espy Has Been Revealed

The future of iconic Melbourne haunt The Espy and the role live music will be playing in that future has finally been revealed. As The


Proof No One In Radio Listened To Tina Arena’s ARIAs Speech

Proof No One In Radio Listened To Tina Arena’s ARIAs Speech

Australian pop legend Tina Arena gave us two of our favourite ARIA Awards moments last month when she put on a powerhouse performance of her


Courtney Barnett, Tame Impala & Even More Aussies Nominated For Grammys

Courtney Barnett, Tame Impala & Even More Aussies Nominated For Grammys

The nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards have been unveiled and it’s simply more proof that the international music scene cannot get enough of our


Aussie Music Festival Mysteriously Disappears At Last Minute

Aussie Music Festival Mysteriously Disappears At Last Minute

While we’re accustomed to seeing Australian music festivals, no matter how highly anticipated, cancelled at the last minute, the recent cancellation of new Melbourne event


Sydney Venues Can Be Exempt From Lockouts Under Some BS Conditions

Sydney Venues Can Be Exempt From Lockouts Under Some BS Conditions

According to recent data received by the Sydney Morning Herald, 16 licensed venues inside the Sydney lockout zone have been granted exemptions from the state’s




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