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White Night Melbourne Announces Amazing 2015 Music Programme

White Night Melbourne Announces Amazing 2015 Music Programme

With February a mere day away, the countdown is now officially on for Melbourne’s most celebrated festival of arts and music, White Night, and to really get...

Daniel Johns Just Dropped His First Track In 8 Years

Daniel Johns Just Dropped His First Track In 8 Years

After delivering quite easily the most spoken about performance at Triple J’s Beat The Drum birthday party a couple of weeks ago, Daniel Johns has at...

Father John Misty Ridicules Music Streaming Services With Hilarious Parody Website

Father John Misty Ridicules Music Streaming Services With Hilarious Parody Website

It’s always exciting when one of your favourite artists are about to drop a brand new record, and it’s even more exciting when they release a stream of the album...

An Inside Look At What Happens When A Major Album Leaks

An Inside Look At What Happens When A Major Album Leaks

These days, it’s a foregone conclusion that an upcoming album is going to leak onto the internet. With the web more accessible than ever before, yet-to-be-released...

Rare Footage Of Dave Grohl’s First Show With Nirvana Has Surfaced And It’s Insane

Rare Footage Of Dave Grohl’s First Show With Nirvana Has Surfaced And It’s Insane

In September 1990, a band known formerly as Fecal Matter had just deposed their latest and longest-serving drummer, Chad Channing, citing frustrations with his ability as...

Sia’s Appearance On SNL Is One Of The Greatest Performances You’ll See All Year

Sia’s Appearance On SNL Is One Of The Greatest Performances You’ll See All Year

Historically, Saturday Night Live hasn’t always been the most welcoming venue for pop magic. Besides the confines of the comedy club-like atmosphere inside the studio venue...

More Acts Added To Incredible Byron Bay Bluesfest 2015 Lineup

More Acts Added To Incredible Byron Bay Bluesfest 2015 Lineup

We love the Bluesfest drip feed. Just when you think that organisers have run out of ideas and frankly, available talent, they somehow manage to outdo...

The Unreleased Final Beastie Boys Music Video Has Leaked Online

The Unreleased Final Beastie Boys Music Video Has Leaked Online

In 2011, a year before Adam Yauch more commonly recognised as MCA of The Beastie Boys tragically passed away, the iconic hiphop group released their final...

You’ve Got Less Than 3 Hours To Buy This Incredibly Rare Nirvana Record

You’ve Got Less Than 3 Hours To Buy This Incredibly Rare Nirvana Record

Are you a vinyl nut that loves to splash cash on rare pieces of wax? Well it may interest you that a particular unique record has...

It’s Not Labels Who Aren’t Investing In Musicians, It’s Us

It’s Not Labels Who Aren’t Investing In Musicians, It’s Us

Name some one-hit wonders. Go on, do it. What names come to mind? The Knack? Soft Cell? Los del Río? What about the Baha Men? We...

Millions Of Housewives Just Discovered Chet Faker And They Love It

Millions Of Housewives Just Discovered Chet Faker And They Love It

What do you think would be a surefire way to break into the US mainstream? An endorsement from Ellen DeGeneres on her show? Yep, sounds pretty...

Sia Blasted Over Controversial New Music Video

Sia Blasted Over Controversial New Music Video

Music fans across the globe unanimously voted that Aussie songstress Sia Furler most definitely won best music video of the year with her cataclysmic hit ‘Chandelier’, nobody...

Aussies Dominate As Triple J’s Most Played Tracks In 2014 Revealed

Aussies Dominate As Triple J’s Most Played Tracks In 2014 Revealed

With the frenzy around the annual Triple J Hottest 100 — a.k.a. the biggest public vote in Australia besides the federal election — well and truly...

Tame Impala Officially Announce Their Third Album And It’s Definitely Coming Out This Year

Tame Impala Officially Announce Their Third Album And It’s Definitely Coming Out This Year

It goes without saying that one of, if not the, album we were most looking forward to going into 2015 is Perth rockers Tame Impala’s long-awaited...

Coachella’s Psychedelic 2014 Recap Video Will Blow Your Mind

Coachella’s Psychedelic 2014 Recap Video Will Blow Your Mind

As if you needed anything more to increase your Coachella FOMO, this new recap video, unveiled just ahead of the traditional January lineup drop, is a...

This List Of The Most Popular Metal Band Names Is Better Than Most Metal Lyrics

This List Of The Most Popular Metal Band Names Is Better Than Most Metal Lyrics

We’ve already established that here at Tone Deaf, we’re big fans of the ever-entertaining efforts of statisticians. Whether they’re proving that pop music really is getting...

Scientists Have Uncovered The Key To Writing A Hit Song

Scientists Have Uncovered The Key To Writing A Hit Song

With labels both major and independent alike faced with ever-thinning profit margins, industry wonks are looking towards data, the true currency of the 21st Century, as...

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