A Superstar DJ Explains Why Superstar DJ Sets Are “The Biggest Rip-Off”

A Superstar DJ Explains Why Superstar DJ Sets Are “The Biggest Rip-Off”

Earlier this week, we reported on all the highlights of the recent Glastonbury festival in the UK. One of our favourite moments was when Joel

The Highest Selling Vinyl This Year Is Actually Hilarious

The Highest Selling Vinyl This Year Is Actually Hilarious

Despite all the criticisms that the so-called ‘vinyl revival’ has hit its peak and we’ll soon start to see sales of the niche music format


Meet The All-Female Music Festival With A Mind-Blowing Lineup

Meet The All-Female Music Festival With A Mind-Blowing Lineup

While it’s women who dominate the pop charts, festival bills are still dominated by male acts. Artists like Taylor Swift, Rihanna, and Katy Perry, who


Stephen Colbert Makes Eminem Squirm In Brilliantly Awkward Interview

Stephen Colbert Makes Eminem Squirm In Brilliantly Awkward Interview

Stephen Colbert doesn’t really have much to do right now. He ended his nine-year run on The Colbert Report back in December and his debut


Amy Winehouse’s Unfinished Third Album Demos Have Been Destroyed

Amy Winehouse’s Unfinished Third Album Demos Have Been Destroyed

Music fans tend to be conflicted about posthumous releases from their favourite artists. On the one hand, everybody wants to hear everything they possibly can


Amoeba Music Are Selling The Rarest, Most Expensive Record They’ve Ever Stocked

Amoeba Music Are Selling The Rarest, Most Expensive Record They’ve Ever Stocked

We’ve written a lot about expensive record collections, valuable records, and the world’s most kick-ass record stores. As you can probably tell, we have a


Punter Pissed After Glastonbury Campsite Vandal Turns Out To Be Lily Allen

Punter Pissed After Glastonbury Campsite Vandal Turns Out To Be Lily Allen

As we’ve covered here at Tone Deaf, Kanye West’s headlining set at the most recent Glastonbury festival rifled a few feathers. While some fans were


Rolling Stone Name Aussie Song As The Best Of 2015 So Far

Rolling Stone Name Aussie Song As The Best Of 2015 So Far

The music world just won’t stop raining accolades on our girl Courtney Barnett. Fresh off a rapturously received Glastonbury set, the Aussie singer-songwriter’s single ‘Pedestrian


Tool’s Maynard Drops Hilarious Takedown Of Marriage Equality Naysayers

Tool’s Maynard Drops Hilarious Takedown Of Marriage Equality Naysayers

As many will be well aware, this past weekend saw a cultural flashpoint erupt in the US when the Supreme Court made a landmark decision


Punter Brings Most Offensive Flag Ever To Glastonbury, Gets Slammed Online

Punter Brings Most Offensive Flag Ever To Glastonbury, Gets Slammed Online

Glastonbury 2015 recently wrapped up and as we’ve covered here at Tone Deaf, it was a particularly awesome year for the UK’s flagship music festival.


This Is What It Looks Like When Nobody Turns Up To A Concert

This Is What It Looks Like When Nobody Turns Up To A Concert

Back in March, Tone Deaf reported on the less than spectacular turnout during the Spectrum Playground festival, a free event organised by newspaper giant Fairfax


Ever Wanted To Play SXSW? Here’s How You Can

Ever Wanted To Play SXSW? Here’s How You Can

Mark your calendars, the dates for SXSW 2016 have been set as 11th-16th March for the conference’s famous Film Festival and 15th-20th March for the


Researchers Reveal The Secret Life Of Your Average Music Festival Punter

Researchers Reveal The Secret Life Of Your Average Music Festival Punter

Music festivals aren’t just about the music, they’re also an opportunity to bond with mates and even strangers and bond we do. According to research


Hundreds Of Punters Injured As Festival Engulfed In Flames

Hundreds Of Punters Injured As Festival Engulfed In Flames

Taiwan’s Ministry of Health and Welfare have put out a call for medical supplies and skin grafts for the hundreds injured after flammable powder exploded


How Much Dave Grohl’s Injury Will End Up Costing Foo Fighters

How Much Dave Grohl’s Injury Will End Up Costing Foo Fighters

While the news that Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl had taken an unfortunate spill during a performance at Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden earlier this


BBC Stole The Show With Ridiculous Subtitles For Kanye West’s Glastonbury Set

BBC Stole The Show With Ridiculous Subtitles For Kanye West’s Glastonbury Set

Back in May, Tone Deaf reported on Kanye West’s performance at the most recent Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. The rapper’s medley of hits


The Story Of The Most Controversial T-Shirt In Music History

The Story Of The Most Controversial T-Shirt In Music History

Back in February, Tone Deaf reported on the attempted defacement of a T-shirt exhibit at the Canterbury Museum in Christchurch, New Zealand. An unidentified woman




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