An Animated Peaches Explains Her History Of “Disturbing” Roommates

An Animated Peaches Explains Her History Of “Disturbing” Roommates

Boundary-pushing, genre-bending Canadian music maverick Peaches has had her share of what we’ll call “disturbing” roommates and to celebrate her latest Australian tour, she’s recounted

Thirsty Merc Announce New Album & Huge National Tour

Thirsty Merc Announce New Album & Huge National Tour

It’s been 12 years since Thirsty Merc first exploded onto the Australian music scene with their debut independent EP, which they followed up with three


Proof Australia Is One Of The World’s Most Important Music Markets

Proof Australia Is One Of The World’s Most Important Music Markets

It’s sometimes easy remember just how vital Australia’s music market is. After all, we’re rather out of the way for most of the world, despite


What You Should Never Ask A Band At A Music Festival

What You Should Never Ask A Band At A Music Festival

Some readers will remember that last month Tone Deaf ran a story on an entertaining but important little piece of research conducted by the good


Here’s How Long Millennials Spend Staring At Their Phones At Gigs

Here’s How Long Millennials Spend Staring At Their Phones At Gigs

Back in April, we published a list of 12 Ways To Be A Dickhead At A Gig. While there was some mild controversy, people pretty


Help This Beloved Aussie Record Store Keep Their Doors Open

Help This Beloved Aussie Record Store Keep Their Doors Open

Black Wire Records is a much-loved record store located in Annandale, Sydney, which has faithfully served the local music community for the past five years.


Mac DeMarco Wants You To Join Him At His House For Coffee

Mac DeMarco Wants You To Join Him At His House For Coffee

Taylor Swift, eat your heart out. While the pop songstress might be a PR team’s dream client, with a meticulously constructed image as best friend


Everything Everything Just Didn’t Quite Pull Off Today’s Like A Version

Everything Everything Just Didn’t Quite Pull Off Today’s Like A Version

Triple J’s Like A Version can sometimes be a hit and miss affair. Sometimes a band just picks a song too ambitious for their own


Florence & The Machine Announce Massive November Tour

Florence & The Machine Announce Massive November Tour

There’s only one band on everybody’s lips right now and that’s Florence & The Machine. Having just completed two headline theatre shows in Melbourne and


Tame Impala Are Running A Free Bus To Splendour All Weekend

Tame Impala Are Running A Free Bus To Splendour All Weekend

Heading to Splendour In The Grass but not sure how you’re supposed to make your way there? Why not do it in style? Why not


If Male Musicians Were Described The Same Way As Female Musicians

If Male Musicians Were Described The Same Way As Female Musicians

Have you ever noticed the way journalists describe female musicians differently to male musicians? It’s subtler than a Karl Stefanovic costume change, but when describing


Splendour’s Guide For What To Do If You’re Stopped By Sniffer Dogs

Splendour’s Guide For What To Do If You’re Stopped By Sniffer Dogs

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, police have issued a warning to punters headed to Splendour In The Grass this weekend that they’ll be out in


Splendour 2015 Weather Report With MS MR

Splendour 2015 Weather Report With MS MR

Splendour In The Grass 2015 is finally upon us, after many a sleepless night for manic punters, who have hopefully arranged their car pools, written


Get Locked Up At Australia’s Music Festival In A Jail

Get Locked Up At Australia’s Music Festival In A Jail

Following the success of the first Elsewhere event, which featured Something For Kate frontman Paul Dempsey headlining an intimate night of music in the unique


Meet The Aussie Music Festival For Dogs

Meet The Aussie Music Festival For Dogs

If you asked us to plan our very own music festival, it would look something like Dogapalooza, the dog-friendly charity concert event, which recently announced


Dear Reclaim Australia, Immigrants Made All The Songs Played At Your Rallies

Dear Reclaim Australia, Immigrants Made All The Songs Played At Your Rallies

It’s not just Jimmy Barnes who’s unhappy with Reclaim Australia using his music during their rallies. Fellow Australian music legend John Farnham and his manager


Melbourne Gets An Incredible Pop-Up Live Music Venue With A Twist

Melbourne Gets An Incredible Pop-Up Live Music Venue With A Twist

The creative team behind Melbourne’s iconic Shadow Electric have announced an exciting new music and video collaboration series set to kick off this August. ‘Visions’




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