Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Festivalgoers who purchased tickets to the recently nixed High Definition music festival have been left in the lurch after the company organising the event went

Olympics Organisers In Hot Water After Allegedly Ripping Off Popular Song

Olympics Organisers In Hot Water After Allegedly Ripping Off Popular Song

If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you’ve heard that China’s capital of Beijing was recently announced as the host of the 2022 Winter


Local Government Looks To Ban Electronic Music Festivals Due To Drugs

Local Government Looks To Ban Electronic Music Festivals Due To Drugs

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, long running Channel Nine current affairs program 60 Minutes recently ran a report that put forth a strong and reasoned


Ever Wonder What It Feels Like To Be Metallica?

Ever Wonder What It Feels Like To Be Metallica?

We haven’t done a reader survey in a while, but we’re pretty sure most of our readers aren’t in Metallica. There are, after all, only


Grimes Just Exposed The Sad Truth For Many Female Musicians

Grimes Just Exposed The Sad Truth For Many Female Musicians

Back in April, CHVRCHES frontwoman Lauren Mayberry issued a rather disturbing Instagram post. The post in question was a screenshot of a disgusting and threatening


Lollapalooza Artist Arrested On Stage As Festival Evacuated

Lollapalooza Artist Arrested On Stage As Festival Evacuated

Lollapalooza 2015 kicked off at Chicago’s Grant Park over the weekend, but not everything went according to plan. Organisers were forced to evacuate the festival


Watch An Incredible 1,000-Person Foo Fighters Cover Band Play ‘Learn To Fly’

Watch An Incredible 1,000-Person Foo Fighters Cover Band Play ‘Learn To Fly’

You know, readers, sometimes even we at Tone Deaf are a little saddened by the state of the world. Oh sure, we get to write


Musicians Allege Noisey Music Documentary Was Faked

Musicians Allege Noisey Music Documentary Was Faked

Vice‘s music offshoot, Noisey, like its parent platform, has garnered significant acclaim for its numerous documentaries about musicians, both up-and-coming and established. However, the subjects


You’ll Feel Damn Old Watching These Kids Try To Use An Original iPod

You’ll Feel Damn Old Watching These Kids Try To Use An Original iPod

If you were born before 1995 and have feelings, you may not want to watch the following video. You will feel old and a bunch


Azealia Banks Now Hates Splendour In The Grass Too

Azealia Banks Now Hates Splendour In The Grass Too

US rapper Azealia Banks has once again sparked headlines and drawn the ire of Aussies with a raft of harsh words for Australian crowds. Having


Azealia Banks Wants To Remind You She Still Hates Australia

Azealia Banks Wants To Remind You She Still Hates Australia

Just days after wowing crowds at the recently concluded instalment of Splendour In The Grass, controversial US rapper and singer Azealia Banks has taken to


Watch Weezer Spoof Tinder In Hilarious New Music Video

Watch Weezer Spoof Tinder In Hilarious New Music Video

Besides their knack for crafting unforgettably pop-tastic alt-rock goodness, the reason we love Weezer so much is their memorable music videos. Ever since they first


What You Should Never Ask A Band At A Music Festival

What You Should Never Ask A Band At A Music Festival

Some readers will remember that last month Tone Deaf ran a story on an entertaining but important little piece of research conducted by the good


Mac DeMarco Wants You To Join Him At His House For Coffee

Mac DeMarco Wants You To Join Him At His House For Coffee

Taylor Swift, eat your heart out. While the pop songstress might be a PR team’s dream client, with a meticulously constructed image as best friend


If Male Musicians Were Described The Same Way As Female Musicians

If Male Musicians Were Described The Same Way As Female Musicians

Have you ever noticed the way journalists describe female musicians differently to male musicians? It’s subtler than a Karl Stefanovic costume change, but when describing


Aussies Score Big In 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Aussies Score Big In 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

The nominations for this year’s MTV Video Music Awards have been announced amid a flurry of heated controversy, but two musos who have absolutely no


How To Manufacture A Musician That Never Actually Existed

How To Manufacture A Musician That Never Actually Existed

As some readers may remember, last year, Tone Deaf recounted the tale of Vulfpeck, a then-little known Swedish indie group who decided they were going




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