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Mansionair’s Like A Version Of 2014’s Biggest Song Is Utterly Flawless

Mansionair’s Like A Version Of 2014’s Biggest Song Is Utterly Flawless

Ahh Friday, our favourite day of the week, not just because the weekend is almost upon us, but because it’s Triple J’s Like A Version day, and just like...

This Video Of The Last Big Day Out Is Going To Make You Super Sad

This Video Of The Last Big Day Out Is Going To Make You Super Sad

With Australia day just around the corner it’s the time of the year where live music fans of our fair nation gear up for two of...

Much Loved Melbourne Live Music Venue Expands To Second City

Much Loved Melbourne Live Music Venue Expands To Second City

It’s been a pretty grim couple of weeks for Aussie live music venues with Sydney, Perth and Adelaide are all set to lose important performing spaces, thankfully today...

This Like A Version Will Probably Not Make The End Of Year CD

This Like A Version Will Probably Not Make The End Of Year CD

With the arrival of Friday comes one of our favourite Triple J segments, Like A Version, which this week featured Welsh singer-songwriter Ryan Van McCann of Catfish...

The Aussie Music Industry Has Taken A Major Hit

The Aussie Music Industry Has Taken A Major Hit

While sales and revenue in the vinyl and streaming markets grew during 2014, mimicking an overall global trend, the success of these sectors weren’t enough to...

Council Shuts Down Aussie Music Festival Launch That Didn’t Even Exist

Council Shuts Down Aussie Music Festival Launch That Didn’t Even Exist

Yesterday, Tone Deaf reported on a case of alleged police overreach which saw a launch party for the annual Rabbits Eat Lettuce Festival shut down by...

This Is Why You Should Never Sneak Into An Aussie Nightclub

This Is Why You Should Never Sneak Into An Aussie Nightclub

If you get booted out of a club what is the most logical thing to do? Move on to another venue? Go home? No, of course...

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Live music performance spaces have been pretty up and down in January, we’ve already seen Sydney and Perth losing some staple live music venues and sadly it...

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Following record drug arrests at the recent Field Day festival in Sydney, as well as several well-publicised police operations that yielded high numbers of arrests at...

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Eight years after the first ever Live Earth event was held in countries across the globe, co-founders Al Gore and Kevin Wall have announced plans to...

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

With Triple J’s annual Hottest 100 countdown fast approaching, debate is heating up as to who will nab that highly coveted number one spot, with further...

A Wayne’s World-Inspired Pop-Up Bar Is Coming To Australia

A Wayne’s World-Inspired Pop-Up Bar Is Coming To Australia

Is the Suck Kut of life sucking your will to live? Feel like doing something extraordinary? Something big? Something mega? Something copious? Something capacious? Something cajunga?...

A Gigantic Music Complex Will Open In Melbourne This Year & It Looks Epic

A Gigantic Music Complex Will Open In Melbourne This Year & It Looks Epic

The year 2015 has gotten off to a shaky start for Aussie live music, with both Sydney and Perth losing staple performance spaces, however today we’ve got...

Here’s Your Chance To Own One Of The World’s Most Influential Music Blogs

Here’s Your Chance To Own One Of The World’s Most Influential Music Blogs

If you were alive in the mid-2000s, and if you’re reading this it’s likely that you were because otherwise, you’re doing a seriously impressive job with...

Leaked Internal Triple J Email Reveals Company Policy On Taylor Swift Controversy

Leaked Internal Triple J Email Reveals Company Policy On Taylor Swift Controversy

While seemingly everyone from fast food chains to prominent Aussie musicians like The Preatures and Flight Facilities has had something to say about the recent controversy...

Gumtree Just Made It A Lot Harder To Get Tickets To Gigs In Australia

Gumtree Just Made It A Lot Harder To Get Tickets To Gigs In Australia

Like it or loathe it, ticket scalping is at times a necessary evil. The vast majority of us work when tickets to live music events go...

Taylor Swift May Have Just Been Disqualified From The Triple J Hottest 100

Taylor Swift May Have Just Been Disqualified From The Triple J Hottest 100

The Hottest 100 has always been fraught with controversy, but it’s usually the innocuous kind. Stuff like families and close friendships thrown into turmoil because of...

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