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The World’s First Virtual Reality Music Video Is Here

The World’s First Virtual Reality Music Video Is Here

Anyone that’s scanned the tech section of their Sunday paper in the last 12 months is familiar with, if not totally sick of, the Oculus Rift....

DJ Shadow And Cut Chemist Announce 2015 National Australian Tour

DJ Shadow And Cut Chemist Announce 2015 National Australian Tour

When the news broke earlier this year that DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist would be a part of 2015’s Golden Plains Festival our heads almost exploded...

WOMADelaide 2015 Expands With 25 Awesome New Acts

WOMADelaide 2015 Expands With 25 Awesome New Acts

The organisers of WOMADelaide 2015 have confirmed their second round lineup for next year’s festival, adding Sinead O’Connor, First Aid Kit, Astronomy Class, Timberwolf, Sharon Van...

6 Unreal Aussie Music Festivals You Can’t Afford To Miss

6 Unreal Aussie Music Festivals You Can’t Afford To Miss

This week sees the last month of Spring kick-in, which means only one thing to Australian live music fans: the beginning of our festival season. As...

Melbourne & Taronga Zoos Both Announce Incredible Concert Series In 2015

Melbourne & Taronga Zoos Both Announce Incredible Concert Series In 2015

Believe it or not, but zoos make awesome venues for concerts. If you don’t believe us, just ask the good folks who run Sydney’s Taronga Zoo...

It’s True, Musicians Really Do Die Younger Than The Rest Of Us

It’s True, Musicians Really Do Die Younger Than The Rest Of Us

We’re all familiar with the infamous 27 Club, a collection of popular and iconic musicians who all eerily died at the age of 27. Alumni include...

Is This App The New Secret Weapon Against Sydney’s Lockout Laws?

Is This App The New Secret Weapon Against Sydney’s Lockout Laws?

It’s being touted as the “Tinder for parties and events” and the latest tool in the battle against Sydney’s draconian lockout laws, but the critics of...

Dan Sultan Announces Massive 2015 National Tour

Dan Sultan Announces Massive 2015 National Tour

Having released his stunning record Blackbird earlier this year (a major favourite at Tone Deaf HQ) to being crowned community radio’s national ambassador, 2014 has been a year of rousing...

Help This Aussie Musician Catch The Scumbag Who Stole Her $2.5K Guitar

Help This Aussie Musician Catch The Scumbag Who Stole Her $2.5K Guitar

It seems an unfortunate spate of musical equipment theft that took place around Melbourne earlier this year has now metastasised north. Maia Jelavic, a 20-year-old independent...

You Won’t Believe How Bad iTunes’ Music Sales Have Become

You Won’t Believe How Bad iTunes’ Music Sales Have Become

Amidst all the contention surrounding the current state of the music industry, there’s seemingly two things we can all, both cynic and optimist alike, agree on:...

It’s True, All Pop Music Really Does Sound The Same And Here’s Why

It’s True, All Pop Music Really Does Sound The Same And Here’s Why

Given up on the radio? Sick of pop music? Think every track in the top 40 sounds exactly like the last? Reckon the music industry is...

Aussie Musician Cancels Shows After Brutal Attack On Sydney Streets

Aussie Musician Cancels Shows After Brutal Attack On Sydney Streets

A violent incident that occurred in Sydney last week has left an Aussie musician recovering in hospital with a broken jaw. Singer-songwriter Steve Smyth and his brother were...

Spoiler Alert:  The Rolling Stones Were More Than Worth The Wait In Adelaide

Spoiler Alert: The Rolling Stones Were More Than Worth The Wait In Adelaide

After The Rolling Stones’ highly anticipated ’14 On Fire’ tour of Australia was postponed earlier this year following the tragic death of frontman Mick Jagger’s longtime...

Aussie Venue Forced To Stop All Live Music Due To One Resident’s Complaints

Aussie Venue Forced To Stop All Live Music Due To One Resident’s Complaints

Last week we reported on Aussie hiphop trio Hilltop Hoods who played a country-town gig, only to be slammed by a disgruntled nearby resident, labelling it a “blatant...

CMJ Music Marathon In The Grip Of Ebola Scare

CMJ Music Marathon In The Grip Of Ebola Scare

A doctor who was recently confirmed by New York City officials as the city’s first case of Ebola allegedly attended a 22nd October event at a...

Mushroom Are Throwing A Huge Free Melbourne Cup Eve Party

Mushroom Are Throwing A Huge Free Melbourne Cup Eve Party

Mushroom have sorted out your Melbourne Cup Eve plans for you. Teaming up with Frontier Touring, beyond blue, and Melbourne Park, Mushroom Free For All will...

How To Find Out What Gear Your Favourite Musicians Use

How To Find Out What Gear Your Favourite Musicians Use

Have you ever wondered what insane guitar(s) Jack White shreds with, the effects pedals Jimi Hendrix used on one of his mind-bending psychedelic trips or what set-up Daft...

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