The 7 Adelaide bands you need to know, with Bad//Dreems

For the longest time, if you were to ask anyone what their favourite band from South Australia is, the chances were pretty good they’d stop...

Dave Grohl is doing sketch comedy to help promote his mum’s book

Dave Grohl might be one of the best rock drummers in modern history, as well...

DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince have announced reunion shows

While we slide into the winter months, the Northern hemisphere is getting set for summer,...

A film about Madonna’s life is coming to the screen, and she’s pissed about it

Blond Ambition, a film about Madonna’s early years in New York City struggling to succeed,...

Sisqo explains the hidden layers to ‘Thong Song’

Sisqo has spoken to Billboard for seemingly no other reason but to discuss his massive...

Elton John struck down by “potentially deadly” bacterial infection

Elton John has been forced to cancel an upcoming Las Vegas residency after he contracted...

Nick Cave throws support behind suicide prevention app for Aboriginal communities

Nick Cave has thrown his support behind a suicide prevention app for indigenous people of...

The ACT Government rejects Groovin The Moo pill testing plans

The ACT Government has knocked back a proposal to allow pill-testing at the Canberra leg...

Listen to Roger Waters’ scathing new protest tune, ‘Smell The Roses’

As we announced last week, Roger Waters is releasing his first rock album in 25...

Watch James Hetfield go topless in honour of Iggy Pop’s 70th birthday

Iggy Pop defied all odds to turn 70 over the weekend (well, on Friday), and...

Watch Dave Grohl and his mother speak at a book festival

There are a hell of a lot of Dave Grohl fans, which is why his...

Remembering the floppy discs Prince sent out so the media could type his new name

In 1993, Prince died for the first time, and in his place rose an artist...

Paul McCartney looks back and laughs at the bad reviews for Sgt. Pepper

On June 1, The Beatles’ magnum opus Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, arguably the...

Listen to Tash Sultana’s new single, ‘Murder To The Mind’

Tash Sultana has to be one of the most popular young Australian artists in the...

Roger Waters announces his first rock album in 25 years

Roger Waters’ 1992 album Amused To Death was a scathing indictment of the modern culture...

Watch the video for Blondie’s new Record Store Day single

Blondie have released a video clip for their new Record Store Day single, the bouncy...

Newtown Social Club bids an emotional farewell as it shuts its doors for good

Sydney’s iconic live music venue the Newtown Social Club closed for good over the weekend,...

Tim Rogers examines his strengths and weaknesses as a muso in a revealing chat

Tim Rogers is an Aussie icon with a long career at his heels and hopefully...

17 surprising international covers of classic Aussie songs

Cover versions are pretty popular these days. Sure, they’ve always been around, but with the...

Movie studio claims Spinal Tap has only made $179 over two decades

Truth certainly is stranger than fiction, as Spinal Tap’s continued success proves; generations of musicians...

The Smiths’ Record Store Day release features a strong anti-Trump etching

Record Store Day is a beautiful thing. It gives music lovers fresh new tunes and...

We’re giving away four Amy Shark ‘Night Thinker’ EP + T-shirt bundles!

To celebrate the release of Amy Shark’s debut EP Night Thinker, Tone Deaf is giving...

US singer Julien Baker has announced some can’t-miss Splendour sideshows

When Memphis singer-songwriter Julien Baker made her way to Australia last year to play a...

Queens of the Stone Age just gave a very exciting update on the new album

We had a feeling that a pre-Splendour album release from headliners QOTSA may just be...

Brisbane duo Mid Ayr run us through their new EP ‘Elm Way’

Brisbane’s Mid Ayr have been kicking goals all over the place for a while now,...

We rank Queens of the Stone Age’s albums from worst to best

Queens of the Stone Age are indisputably one of the greatest bands to ever exist,...

Child star Macauley Culkin is back, and he’s playing Kurt Cobain

We’re used to seeing some pretty ridiculous projects from both actor Macauley Culkin and muso...

There’s a mini Kyuss reunion set to go down in Australia next month

While it might be too much to hope for to have the whole band back...

10 times rock bands destroyed their instruments, surroundings, and each other

Smashing your guitar was along seen as a rite of passage in rock, sending that...

Slash is in the studio, and the Guns N’ Roses album rumours are swirling

Ever since the impossible occurred and the Gunners crew made up long enough to take...

Gorillaz long-awaited album ‘Humanz’ is no triumphant return

Sure, it’s a nice gimmick, but the coy anonymity that defines the Gorillaz project cuts...

Single of the Week: ‘Hostage Stamps’ feels like At The Drive-In never left

Our Single of the Week for this week, At The Drive-In’s latest jam ‘Hostage Stamps’...

How one genius talked his way into movie history on the Wayne’s World set

While writing about Led Zeppelin’s ‘Immigrant Song’ entering the U.S. charts again this week based...

Led Zeppelin’s Immigrant Song is back in the US charts this week

Kids these days with their Lordes and their Led Zeppelins. Yes, this week has seen...

Byron Bay’s Skegss have had their artwork ripped off by a US rapper

There have been plenty of times in the history of music when artists have had their...

Bad//Dreems’ Alex Cameron on the group’s new record, politics, and meeting your idols

When Adelaide’s Bad//Dreems came together half a decade ago after meeting at a local football club,...

Comedy legend Bill Murray set to release his debut album

Bill Murray’s name is almost synonymous with comedy. From his early rise to fame as a...

Anthony ‘DJ Albo’ Albanese gives Polish Club a spin for Record Store Day

Anthony Albanese, former deputy Prime Minister, and current Federal member for Grayndler, has proved to us...

Kendrick Lamar teases new music during Facebook live stream

Music fans were happily placated last week with the release of Kendrick Lamar’s fourth record DAMN.,...

Premiere: Veteran Adelaide emcee Vents asks us to look around us on ‘The Bees Are Dying’

It’s been six long years since Adelaide emcee Vents dropped his sophomore record Marked for...

Watch as Dumb Punts and WASH turn Newtown into a moshpit

Last month, Sydney was treated to one hell of a punk bash as Melbourne trio...