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Aussies Win Big At The American Music Awards

Aussies Win Big At The American Music Awards

The American Music Awards (AMAs) for 2014 have just concluded and we are so stoked to announce that multiple awards have been given to Aussie artists. Arriving with...

It’s Official, Aussies Attend More Live Music Than Sport

It’s Official, Aussies Attend More Live Music Than Sport

A recent study taken in Australia by data collection group Helix Persona has revealed that Aussies in fact attend more live music gigs than they do sporting events,...

This Is The Best Aussie Album Of 2014 According To Triple J

This Is The Best Aussie Album Of 2014 According To Triple J

Earlier this month the folk over at Triple J announced the nominees for their three coveted awards of Australian Album of the Year, Unearthed Artist of the Year,...

Triple J Unearthed Winner’s Viral Post About Piracy Was Stolen From Another Aussie Band

Triple J Unearthed Winner’s Viral Post About Piracy Was Stolen From Another Aussie Band

You may know Abbie Cardwell as 2002’s Triple J Unearthed winner, or perhaps as a member of Keith Urban’s team on the first season of The...

11 Meredith Music Festival Trespassers Facing Six Months Imprisonment

11 Meredith Music Festival Trespassers Facing Six Months Imprisonment

With Meredith Music Festival 2014 less than a month away, Aunty Meredith has issued another reminder to would-be punters that trespassing on her beloved Meredith Supernatural...

Another Aussie Live Music Space Is Under Threat After Noise Complaints

Another Aussie Live Music Space Is Under Threat After Noise Complaints

This year has been rather tumultuous for the relationship between live music venus and neighbouring residencies, just yesterday we saw a Melbourne Music Week Laneway party cancelled due...

Melbourne Music Week Laneway Party Cancelled Due To Noise Complaints

Melbourne Music Week Laneway Party Cancelled Due To Noise Complaints

The age old battle between live music venues and disgruntled residents reached fever-pitch last month, when one person’s complaints caused live music to cease in a...

A Local Aussie Band Is Putting On A Gig Inside Our Largest Cave System

A Local Aussie Band Is Putting On A Gig Inside Our Largest Cave System

It’s fair to say that live music fans of Australia love themselves a gig in a unique location, and thanks to a band from New South...

Client Liaison Just Smashed Like A Version With Unreal Mashup

Client Liaison Just Smashed Like A Version With Unreal Mashup

Australia’s finest purveyors of ’80s synth-pop, Client Liaison, just delivered quick possibly one of the most inspiring Like A Version performances Triple J ever done see....

This Aussie Legend Just Told His Noisy Neighbours To Shut Up In The Best Way Possible

This Aussie Legend Just Told His Noisy Neighbours To Shut Up In The Best Way Possible

Unless you’re a Henry David Thoreau-like minimalist who lives in a cabin detached from the rest of society, or y’know, one of those creepy doomsday preppers,...

Peking Duk Just Released The Most Hilarious Merchandise Ever

Peking Duk Just Released The Most Hilarious Merchandise Ever

If there’s one thing we’ve learned from 2014, it’s that Canberra-based electronic duo Peking Duk are the Australian party kings, so who better to design the...

Soundwave 2015 Second Lineup Delayed, Major Announcement Imminent

Soundwave 2015 Second Lineup Delayed, Major Announcement Imminent

Following Soundwave promoter AJ Maddah’s announcement last week, the touring mogul has now taken to his beloved Twitter account to confirm that the highly anticipated Soundwave...

King Of The North’s Gear & Unreleased Record Stolen, Can You Help Get Them Back?

King Of The North’s Gear & Unreleased Record Stolen, Can You Help Get Them Back?

Last month, Tone Deaf reported on the theft of Sydney singer-songwriter Maia Jelavic’s $2,500 Maton guitar, which followed a spate of musical equipment thefts around the...

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Unless you’ve been on Mars this week, there’s no way that you could have missed the horrendously misogynistic music video ‘Literally I Can’t’ by Play-N-Skills, unfortunately featuring Lil...

The Most Promising New Aussie Acts According To Triple J

The Most Promising New Aussie Acts According To Triple J

This time of year is always a pretty busy time for the folk over at Triple J as they put together their finalist lists of this...

This Is How Easy It Is To Smuggle Drugs Into Aussie Music Festivals

This Is How Easy It Is To Smuggle Drugs Into Aussie Music Festivals

A partygoer who smuggled drugs into the recent Harbourlife dance festival in Sydney has detailed his involvement in the Australian festival scene’s drug culture in an...

Iconic Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Week

Iconic Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Week

“This drives me mad. We’re not a country buried under thousands of years of historical buildings like when when you go to Europe. So what we...

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