How To Rip Off The Bands You Manage – And Not Get Away With It

How To Rip Off The Bands You Manage – And Not Get Away With It

Avalanche City has been ripped off by his former manager Matthew Coleman to the tune of $307,000, according to the New Zealand High Court, which

BIGSOUND 2015 Announce Massive Second Speaker Lineup

BIGSOUND 2015 Announce Massive Second Speaker Lineup

The organisers of BIGSOUND 2015 have just made this year’s eagerly anticipated event that much more massive by bolstering their speakers lineup with another raft


Victorian Government Just Announced Major New Music Grants Program

Victorian Government Just Announced Major New Music Grants Program

The Victorian Labor government have just announced the details of their new Music Works Grants program, a $12.2 million funding project for contemporary music and


What A Playable Record Made Out Of A Tortilla Sounds Like

What A Playable Record Made Out Of A Tortilla Sounds Like

If you’re concerned about the potential environmental impact of your music collection, but don’t want to adopt this whole streaming thing that all the kids


Birds Of Tokyo Perform Moving Tribute To Adelaide Crows Coach

Birds Of Tokyo Perform Moving Tribute To Adelaide Crows Coach

Chart-topping Perth outfit Birds of Tokyo appeared on The AFL Footy Show last night and performed a heartfelt and moving rendition of their single ‘Lanterns’,


Tame Impala’s New Album ‘Currents’ Has Leaked Online

Tame Impala’s New Album ‘Currents’ Has Leaked Online

Tame Impala’s third album, the eagerly awaited Currents, is out later this month. The album is easily one of the most highly anticipated of the


Slipknot Frontman Has A Message For Kanye West

Slipknot Frontman Has A Message For Kanye West

If there was only one word you could use to describe Kanye West, ‘boastful’ would be a pretty strong contender. The outspoken rapper has made


Your Old CD Collection Could Be Worth Big Money Online

Your Old CD Collection Could Be Worth Big Money Online

Back in December, Tone Deaf reported on the bullish state of the secondary iPod market. After Apple announced the death of their much-loved iPod Classic


Music Festivals Are Turning Your Urine Into Beer & Selling It Back To You

Music Festivals Are Turning Your Urine Into Beer & Selling It Back To You

We don’t want to alarm you, but the next time you down a cold, frosty beer at a music festival, you may or may not


Melbourne Bandroom Howler To Become A Mini-Golf Course

Melbourne Bandroom Howler To Become A Mini-Golf Course

You know Howler as one of Melbourne’s most beloved venues, regularly packing their kick-ass band room with world-class acts and serving punters great drinks and


Australia’s Getting A New Live Music Venue With A Self-Service Bar

Australia’s Getting A New Live Music Venue With A Self-Service Bar

Beer lovers, your prayers have finally been answered. Tired of queuing up for ages behind indecisive punters who decided to wait till the last minute


Melbourne Is Building A Skyscraper Inspired By Beyonce

Melbourne Is Building A Skyscraper Inspired By Beyonce

In a move that sounds like something more befitting a rogue Saudi oil sheikh, Australian architecture firm Elenberg Fraser have received planning approval for a


What Your Favourite Aussie Musos Have Been Up To Overseas

What Your Favourite Aussie Musos Have Been Up To Overseas

We recently covered all of the action our awesome Aussies got up to at Glastonbury, the UK’s most iconic music festival. For many, the festival


Proof Nobody’s Buying Music Magazines Anymore

Proof Nobody’s Buying Music Magazines Anymore

We’ve covered the decline in music sales pretty extensively here at Tone Deaf. Well, it seems music magazines aren’t doing too much better. In fact,


Noel Gallagher Confirms 2016 Australian Tour

Noel Gallagher Confirms 2016 Australian Tour

It wasn’t all that long ago that we spoke about the artists and bands we’d like to see tour in the next 12 months. One


Should You Be Able To Get A Refund For Crappy Concerts?

Should You Be Able To Get A Refund For Crappy Concerts?

We’ve all got some absolutely unforgettable concert experiences. Some are so memorable because the band or artist played their hearts out and everything just seemed


Help Us Find The Cheeky Local Band That Trolled An AFL Team Over The Weekend

Help Us Find The Cheeky Local Band That Trolled An AFL Team Over The Weekend

Back in February, Tone Deaf reported on a widely talked about Nissan ad that run during the NFL Super Bowl in the US. The ad




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