Is Amanda Palmer’s Latest Project Just An Artist Exploiting Their Fans?

Is Amanda Palmer’s Latest Project Just An Artist Exploiting Their Fans?

Is Amanda Palmer getting a little too greedy with her crowd-funding initiatives, or is she doing the independent musician thing the most logical way? This

Watch These Punters Fail Miserably At Sneaking Into A Music Festival

Watch These Punters Fail Miserably At Sneaking Into A Music Festival

Last year, Tone Deaf reported on the incredible story of Marcus Haney, the music fanatic who allegedly snuck into nearly 50 major music festivals over


At Home With The World’s Most Obsessive Record Collectors

At Home With The World’s Most Obsessive Record Collectors

You’ve read about the vinyl resurgence and maybe even been inspired to buy a vinyl record or two for yourself. Maybe you have a friend


You’re Not Crazy, Spotify’s Shuffle Isn’t Actually Random

You’re Not Crazy, Spotify’s Shuffle Isn’t Actually Random

With all of the chatter about streaming services conspiring to provide major labels with better exposure in exchange for more desirable royalty rates and at


The True Story Revealed Behind One Of Music’s Most Iconic Album Covers

The True Story Revealed Behind One Of Music’s Most Iconic Album Covers

Album art has at times grown to be almost as important as the record that lies behind it, the imagery giving an ever-lasting face to the


Legendary DJ Goes Ballistic After Being Denied Entry To Nightclub

Legendary DJ Goes Ballistic After Being Denied Entry To Nightclub

What do you get when one of the most iconic DJs in the world get denied entry into one of the most iconic nightclubs in


Lana Del Rey Should “Off Herself” Says Kim Gordon In Brutal Memoir Leak

Lana Del Rey Should “Off Herself” Says Kim Gordon In Brutal Memoir Leak

Remember when Frances Bean Cobain slammed Lana Del Rey for her comments that allegedly “romanticised death”, causing a shitstorm on the internet? Well, it looks


Fans Fuming After Kiwi Concert Lasts 5 Minutes, But Won’t Give Refunds

Fans Fuming After Kiwi Concert Lasts 5 Minutes, But Won’t Give Refunds

It’s always infuriating when you’re at a concert and the performer isn’t on stage at their scheduled time. You feel kind of helpless, just standing


Blur Announce Their First Album In 12 Years & Drop Killer Single, ‘Go Out’

Blur Announce Their First Album In 12 Years & Drop Killer Single, ‘Go Out’

Ain’t nothing like a special Friday treat to end your working week, and they don’t come any better than a legendary band revealing the ultimate


iTunes Is Removing Music From Indie Labels To Promote Major Artists

iTunes Is Removing Music From Indie Labels To Promote Major Artists

While the eyes of the music industry are all pointed in the direction of Apple’s forthcoming interactive streaming service, which many expect to launch this


Meet The 16-Year-Old Running His Own Record Label

Meet The 16-Year-Old Running His Own Record Label

Jarett Koral is a 16-year-old teenager living in Detroit, Michigan. He does all of the regular things we all did when we were that age,


Would You Pay $2 Million For This Guitar?

Would You Pay $2 Million For This Guitar?

Okay, so you probably didn’t have enough money for that incredible guitar ‘Vault’ that we wrote about back in November. We understand, $1.5 million is


You Can Buy An Actual Vinyl Pressing Plant On eBay Right Now

You Can Buy An Actual Vinyl Pressing Plant On eBay Right Now

We sometimes forget just great the online marketplace eBay can be for finding rare music oddities, one need only look at the world’s most expensive guitar


This Music Festival Just Got Cancelled For The Most Ridiculous Reason Ever

This Music Festival Just Got Cancelled For The Most Ridiculous Reason Ever

Usually when music festivals get cancelled it’s because of poor ticket sales, promoter mismanagement, a lack of headliners, or plain old bad weather. We can


Grammy Award Nominee Arrested After Punching Woman In The Face On Stage

Grammy Award Nominee Arrested After Punching Woman In The Face On Stage

A Grammy-award nominee has been arrested this week after beating down a female on stage at his show earlier this week. Horrifying video footage has


Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge Has Officially Gone Batshit Insane

Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge Has Officially Gone Batshit Insane

Tom DeLonge has had a pretty turbulent couple of months. The pop-punk icon was involved in a hairy spat with the previous band members of Blink-182 which


Police Raid Abandoned Nightclub To Find Big Surprise Inside

Police Raid Abandoned Nightclub To Find Big Surprise Inside

The UK club scene was famously popularised by the notorious Manchester nightclub The Hacienda, which was essentially a factory building that had been converted into




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