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AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With 20 More Awesome Acts

AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With 20 More Awesome Acts

Following on from announcing their terrific first round of acts, the AWME 2014 lineup has expanded with another round of additions to the bill for the...

CherryRock 2014 Playing Times Revealed

CherryRock 2014 Playing Times Revealed

The CherryRock 2014 playing times have been revealed for both the Melbourne and Sydney legs of the one-day event. CherryRock 2014 will first kick off at its...

A Ton Of Moroccans Are Pissed At This New Aussie Music Video

A Ton Of Moroccans Are Pissed At This New Aussie Music Video

A mere week ago Aussie folk-roots artist Shelley Segal premiered her debut video for her springy-pop ode ‘Morocco’ here on Tone Deaf, which was initially greeted with a...

Soundwave 2015 Lineup Leaks Begin As First Band Confirmed

Soundwave 2015 Lineup Leaks Begin As First Band Confirmed

It might still be a full nine months away, but already the first band of the Soundwave 2015 lineup has been confirmed. As with most news...

The Wiggles Reunite Former Band For Tour & Album Reissues

The Wiggles Reunite Former Band For Tour & Album Reissues

The Wiggles are getting the band back together. No, it’s not going to be a wiggle-off between the original lineup and the current next-gen edition of...

Molly Meldrum To Host Final Show At Melbourne’s Palace Theatre

Molly Meldrum To Host Final Show At Melbourne’s Palace Theatre

With Karnivool’s recent Groovin The Moo sideshow now a memory and RÜFÜS beginning their three night run this week, the final event to be hosted at Melbourne’s Palace...

Frenzal Rhomb Are Launching Their Very Own Vegan Beer

Frenzal Rhomb Are Launching Their Very Own Vegan Beer

Not to be outdone by Silverchair drummer Ben Gillies’ pre-mixed cocktail range or AC/DC’s line of branded plonk, Frenzal Rhomb are the next Aussie band in line...

Australia’s Performance At Eurovision 2014 Is As Amazingly Terrible As You’d Expect

Australia’s Performance At Eurovision 2014 Is As Amazingly Terrible As You’d Expect

Eurovision history was made last night when Australia was, for the first time, allowed to be a part of the gloriously tacky European song contest for...

This Arctic Monkeys Cover Of Tame Impala Will Blow Your Mind

This Arctic Monkeys Cover Of Tame Impala Will Blow Your Mind

Arctic Monkeys are currently in the middle of their biggest headline Australian tour to date, and after rocking audiences in New Zealand, Sydney, and Brisbane, the...

How Hackers Caused Splendour Ticketing Chaos & Brought Down Moshtix

How Hackers Caused Splendour Ticketing Chaos & Brought Down Moshtix

Following the ticketing chaos that plagued last week’s Splendour In The Grass ticket sale, the head of Moshtix has issued a “personal update” that all but...

Proof Aussies Are Among The Best Songwriters In The World

Proof Aussies Are Among The Best Songwriters In The World

Maybe we’re a little bit patriotic, but we’ve always thought that Australians are pretty hard to beat when it comes to music. However, we’re clearly not...

This Talented Aussie Musician Is Now $10,000 Richer

This Talented Aussie Musician Is Now $10,000 Richer

Oliver Perry is the fastest rising musician from Castlemaine, Victoria. Better known by his musical alias D.D Dumbo, the eclectic songsmith, producer, and guitar wizard has...

Sprung Hip Hop Festival Returning In 2014, But Not To Melbourne

Sprung Hip Hop Festival Returning In 2014, But Not To Melbourne

The Sprung Hip Hop Festival has announced its return for 2014, announcing the date and venue for this year’s edition, but has also confirmed it will...

This Former Aussie Punk Musician Just Won $500,000 On A Game Show 

This Former Aussie Punk Musician Just Won $500,000 On A Game Show 

What’s just as good, if not arguably better, than being a prominent figure of Australia’s late 70s/early 80s post-punk scene? Being an Aussie post-punk that’s just...

This Is The Chance Of A Lifetime For Any Aussie Indie Musician

This Is The Chance Of A Lifetime For Any Aussie Indie Musician

$50,000 can do an awful lot for a music career, just ask Melbourne’s King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard who are using just that amount in...

Nick Cave Features On The Strangest All-Star Tribute Album Ever

Nick Cave Features On The Strangest All-Star Tribute Album Ever

How’s this for bizarre… Nick Cave is one of several high-profile musicians covering a popular song that’s over 120 years as part of a new limited...

Splendour Sold Out, As Moshtix Issues Statement On Ticket Chaos

Splendour Sold Out, As Moshtix Issues Statement On Ticket Chaos

Despite a major headache this morning when tickets went on sale for Splendour In The Grass, a lucky few have managed to navigate their way through...

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