Hype Machine Kicks Music Blogs Off For Scamming System

Hype Machine Kicks Music Blogs Off For Scamming System

We know Tone Deaf is your go-to for all things music and you probably wouldn’t dream of ever checking another music website, but if you

This Record Just Became The Most Expensive Vinyl Ever Sold On Discogs

This Record Just Became The Most Expensive Vinyl Ever Sold On Discogs

A record has been broken, wait, smashed for the most expensive vinyl ever sold on the wax-lovers online marketplace, Discogs, and nope – it’s not some ultra


Turns Out Grandmaster Flash Is A Total Fraud

Turns Out Grandmaster Flash Is A Total Fraud

There’s a storm quietly brewing in the world of old school hiphop that has seen one of its originators, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer,


The Edge Falls Off Stage, Lives Dangerously Close To The Edge

The Edge Falls Off Stage, Lives Dangerously Close To The Edge

The past couple of days have been laden with stage falling lols, in case you missed it, Football Federation Australia’s chairman, Frank Lowy, took a tumble


Watch Dave Grohl Struggle To Remember The Lyrics To An AC/DC Classic

Watch Dave Grohl Struggle To Remember The Lyrics To An AC/DC Classic

If rock and roll fans around the world decided to separate from the rest of the world and start their own country somewhere, their first


Blues Legend B.B. King Dead At Age 89

Blues Legend B.B. King Dead At Age 89

Sad news out of Las Vegas, blues icon and guitar legend B.B. King has died at age 89, his lawyer has told the Associated Press.


How The Incredible Netflix Of Vinyl Records Became A Total Disaster

How The Incredible Netflix Of Vinyl Records Became A Total Disaster

Some readers will recall a story we ran back in January that detailed a then-forthcoming new music subscription that many were touting as the “Netflix


Music Producer’s $8M Con & How He Almost Got Away With It

Music Producer’s $8M Con & How He Almost Got Away With It

Charles Huggins is a music producer who had a hand in launching the careers of best-selling artists like Kenny G and Whitney Houston has been


This Musician Asked Fans To Photoshop Him, Trolling & Hilarity Ensued

This Musician Asked Fans To Photoshop Him, Trolling & Hilarity Ensued

Viral marketing can be a gamble. It’s a precarious balancing act and takes a good amount of trust between an artist and their fans, and


Unseen Photos From Nirvana’s Iconic Nevermind Shoot Have Surfaced Online

Unseen Photos From Nirvana’s Iconic Nevermind Shoot Have Surfaced Online

It feels like music headlines in 2015 have been dominated by the late and great Kurt Cobain, of course the release of the first and


Musician Shares Personal Phone Number With Fans, Gets Nasty Surprise In Mail

Musician Shares Personal Phone Number With Fans, Gets Nasty Surprise In Mail

We’re always excited to see bands and artists find novel ways to engage with fans, and even more so when those bands and artists actually


7 More Amazing International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

7 More Amazing International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

With the number of international artists continually hitting Aussie shores for a tours, it can be a little overwhelming to keep up with just who and when which musicians


7 Lessons From The Career Of A Major Label Boss

7 Lessons From The Career Of A Major Label Boss

While you may not recognise his name, Cameron Strang commands a powerful reputation in the music industry. Objectively speaking, he’s one of the most powerful


Great News, American Idol Is Going Away Forever

Great News, American Idol Is Going Away Forever

It seems the little paper boat that Fox set to sail back in the summer of 2002 has finally sunk, having jumped more than its


New Aussie Live Music Venue To Close A Few Months After Opening

New Aussie Live Music Venue To Close A Few Months After Opening

It’s with a heavy heart that we announce that a live music venue that bestowed such promise will sadly shut up shop this month, despite having


So Thom Yorke Is The Face Of Marital And Sexual Advice In Iran

So Thom Yorke Is The Face Of Marital And Sexual Advice In Iran

Thom Yorke is many things to many people, a musical genius, a sour puss, “the greatest vocalist on the planet”, a political activist – but did


Meet The Irish Lads Making A Fortune Impersonating Daft Punk

Meet The Irish Lads Making A Fortune Impersonating Daft Punk

Contrary to what you might think, there’s money to be made in the tribute band circuit. While you may scoff at the wannabes dressing up




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