Aussie Dies After Being Kidnapped & Dumped By Music Festival Security

Aussie Dies After Being Kidnapped & Dumped By Music Festival Security

A Sydney man is dead after two security guards working the Brownstock music festival in the UK allegedly handcuffed and dumped him as part of

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


Band Get Sweet Revenge On Magazine Who Ripped Off Their Music Video

Band Get Sweet Revenge On Magazine Who Ripped Off Their Music Video

Whoever does social media for Sidewalk Magazine, a UK-based skateboarding outlet, is having a seriously bad day. Reddit users in uproar over the magazine’s alleged


Here’s Your First Glimpse At The Controversial Amy Winehouse Doco

Here’s Your First Glimpse At The Controversial Amy Winehouse Doco

Despite the fact that her family have removed themselves from the project, condemning it for containing “basic untruths”, Asif Kapadia’s documentary on the life of Amy


Spotify Have Got Big New Expansion Plans, But Not With Music

Spotify Have Got Big New Expansion Plans, But Not With Music

Music streaming service, Spotify, has stirred the music industry pot since its inception back in 2006, and it looks like its about to rouse more


Adam Levine Got Sugar Bombed Outside Jimmy Kimmel Live

Adam Levine Got Sugar Bombed Outside Jimmy Kimmel Live

Because our favourite column, the trashcan, only runs every fortnight, we couldn’t ignore this hilarious piece of rubbish news that’s sure to end your week with


De La Soul Just Had The Second Highest Music Kickstarter Campaign Ever

De La Soul Just Had The Second Highest Music Kickstarter Campaign Ever

Despite some initial reservations, genre-bending hip-hop pioneers De La Soul recently decided to give crowdfunding a try, having seen the success that director Spike Lee


The Killers Frontman Is Sick Of Plagiarism, Just Not His Own

The Killers Frontman Is Sick Of Plagiarism, Just Not His Own

Despite being the frontman of a band that pretty much everyone agrees bit their sound from a whole host of different bands and artists that


Turns Out, The Best Songwriter In The World Is An Aussie

Turns Out, The Best Songwriter In The World Is An Aussie

It’s not like we needed any more proof that Australian artists are absolutely killing it overseas, but the latest accolade to be heaped upon our


Indie Label Reveals What Each Streaming Service Pays Out

Indie Label Reveals What Each Streaming Service Pays Out

Having learnt their lesson from the catastrophe wrought by the digital revolution, the old guard of the music industry seems to be about as on-board


Politician Busted Selling $200K Of Fake Music Festival Tickets

Politician Busted Selling $200K Of Fake Music Festival Tickets

Belgium’s Tomorrowland has not only become the Mecca for all things dance music-related, but the pilgrimage to the legendary event has turned into a bucket


Here Are The Most Popular Drugs Taken At Each Major Music Festival

Here Are The Most Popular Drugs Taken At Each Major Music Festival

We’re still trying to piece our brains back together after they were melted at the mention of how many nitrous oxide canisters, (commonly known as nangs),


The Beatles Are Totally Overrated, Says Science

The Beatles Are Totally Overrated, Says Science

It’s pretty much agreed upon that The Beatles changed everything. When they first burst onto the US music scene with their performance of ‘I Want


Music Festival Canceled 30 Minutes Before Gates Open

Music Festival Canceled 30 Minutes Before Gates Open

A music festival has frustrated the hell out of would-be punters after cancelling the entire event a mere 30 minutes before it was set to


Major Labels Are Helping Young Musos Sell Out & It’s Giving Them A Future

Major Labels Are Helping Young Musos Sell Out & It’s Giving Them A Future

Levi Lennox is prolific. The young British hip-hop producer makes more beats than his star clients, which includes the likes of Wiz Khalifa, YG, and


Here’s How Much Mark Ronson’s Going To Lose For Copying ‘Uptown Funk’

Here’s How Much Mark Ronson’s Going To Lose For Copying ‘Uptown Funk’

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, ‘Uptown Funk’, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ 2014 mega-hit recently discovered five new writers, after members of The Gap Band




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