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Limp Bizkit Guitarist Pens Letter To Fans About How Much He Hates Them

Limp Bizkit Guitarist Pens Letter To Fans About How Much He Hates Them

Often when a musician sets out to conquer the world, they can become despondent when their music is effectively ‘hijacked’ by the wrong demographic. Perhaps the...

This Music Festival Promoter Just Showed Everyone How To Deal With Ticket Scalping Jerks

This Music Festival Promoter Just Showed Everyone How To Deal With Ticket Scalping Jerks

Everyone knows that in addition to cantankerous councils and local residents, the bane of a festival promoter’s existence is scalpers. Promoters and ticket retailers are constantly...

Vance Joy Just Delivered Two Incredible Performances On Jimmy Kimmel Live

Vance Joy Just Delivered Two Incredible Performances On Jimmy Kimmel Live

This time last year, a young singer-songwriter named James Keogh was still trying to get over the fact that he and his trusty ukelele had just...

Let The First Splendour In The Grass 2015 Lineup Rumours Begin

Let The First Splendour In The Grass 2015 Lineup Rumours Begin

We’re well and truly into the new year now and after the forthcoming Laneway and Soundwave instalments finish zig-zagging across Australia, all eyes will be looking...

This Guy Is Selling Enough Vinyl To Fill A Record Store For Damn Cheap

This Guy Is Selling Enough Vinyl To Fill A Record Store For Damn Cheap

Do you consider yourself a bit of a vinyl fanatic looking to boost your collection or are you keen to open your very own record shop?...

How One Of The World’s Greatest Musicians Was Robbed Of $50 Million

How One Of The World’s Greatest Musicians Was Robbed Of $50 Million

One of the most unfortunate and infrequently talked about aspects of being a musical legend is that while most fans assume you’re living a life of...

Aussies Storm Super-Sized The Great Escape 2015 Lineup

Aussies Storm Super-Sized The Great Escape 2015 Lineup

A slew of Aussies will be headed for the UK this May and they won’t just be looking for bar work. Thanks in part to the...

Women Aren’t Getting Credit For Their Music & They’re Getting Sick Of It

Women Aren’t Getting Credit For Their Music & They’re Getting Sick Of It

If you’ve read a major magazine in the last few years, be it Vanity Fair, TIME, or a music industry bible like Billboard, you’ve almost certainly...

Father John Misty Ridicules Music Streaming Services With Hilarious Parody Website

Father John Misty Ridicules Music Streaming Services With Hilarious Parody Website

It’s always exciting when one of your favourite artists are about to drop a brand new record, and it’s even more exciting when they release a stream of the album...

Turns Out One Of Last Year’s Biggest Songs Was Actually A Massive Rip-Off

Turns Out One Of Last Year’s Biggest Songs Was Actually A Massive Rip-Off

Earlier this month, Tone Deaf reported on a suit filed by songwriter Katie Farrah Sopher, who claims that several songs on Disclosure’s acclaimed 2013 debut, Settle,...

Tom DeLonge Hits Back At “Poisoned” Blink-182

Tom DeLonge Hits Back At “Poisoned” Blink-182

Yesterday marked a very dark day for any person who has even once labelled themselves a fan of pop-punk in the past 20-years, with seminal outfit...

This Is How Bad Talent Show Contracts Really Are

This Is How Bad Talent Show Contracts Really Are

For many aspiring artists, music reality television shows are the most golden of opportunities that fast-track careers and propel musicians into immediate superstardom, one only needs to...

Blink-182 Says Tom DeLonge Has No Balls As He Quits Band

Blink-182 Says Tom DeLonge Has No Balls As He Quits Band

Update: Tom DeLonge Hits Back At “Poisoned” Blink-182 Today’s news has been flooded with the awkward back and forth between the member’s of seminal pop-punk ratbags Blink-182...

This Musician Outsourced His Music Video To India And This Is The Result

This Musician Outsourced His Music Video To India And This Is The Result

These days, outsourcing it the name of the game. No longer the the subject of scathing Michael Moore-type documentaries, everyone’s pretty much resigned themselves to a...

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...

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...

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