DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist Announce ‘Renegades Of Rhythm’ Tour Supports

DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist Announce ‘Renegades Of Rhythm’ Tour Supports

DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist have announced the support acts that will be joining them on their eagerly anticipated Renegades of Rhythm tour of Australia,

Aussies Feature On Readings & Leeds’ Extremely Female-phobic 2015 Lineup

Aussies Feature On Readings & Leeds’ Extremely Female-phobic 2015 Lineup

The massive lineup for this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals has been announced, topped by recently rejuvenated folksters Mumford & Sons, metal giants Metallica, and


Stop Attending Music Festivals & Support Gigs Writes Whitley In Must-Read Open Letter

Stop Attending Music Festivals & Support Gigs Writes Whitley In Must-Read Open Letter

Aussie local music has been in the headlines of recent with the crisis in facing Perth finally being discussed earlier this week, and now a local


Foo Fighters Are Touring, Let’s Revisit Their Brilliant Backstage Rider Comic Book

Foo Fighters Are Touring, Let’s Revisit Their Brilliant Backstage Rider Comic Book

The thing is, while bands like The Stooges and Marilyn Manson have a little bit of fun with their tour riders, for the most part,


British India Announce Massive 2015 National Tour

British India Announce Massive 2015 National Tour

One of Australia’s most beloved indie rock outfits, British India, are getting back to what they do best and will be hitting the highways this


Hackers Cracked Ticket Ballot Of One Of The World’s Biggest Music Festivals

Hackers Cracked Ticket Ballot Of One Of The World’s Biggest Music Festivals

Without question, one of the most coveted tickets of the global festival calendar is Burning Man. If you’re not familiar with the annual event, which


Dallas Frasca Announces New Album & Epic 2015 National Tour

Dallas Frasca Announces New Album & Epic 2015 National Tour

The year 2015 is shaping up to be pretty damn great for Aussie music, especially in light of the massive news that one of Melbourne’s favourite


From The Jam Australian Tour 2015 Adds More Shows

From The Jam Australian Tour 2015 Adds More Shows

Following a rave reception from Australian fans, From The Jam have announced a second and final Brisbane show set for Sunday, 15th March. The band,


Interested In That Soundwave Comfort Zone? There’s Been A Few Changes

Interested In That Soundwave Comfort Zone? There’s Been A Few Changes

Though the much talked-about Soundwave “Comfort Zone” was met with cheers and eager anticipation after it was announced last month via promoter AJ Maddah’s hyperactive


Music Festival Headliners Are Getting Stale, Here’s The Proof

Music Festival Headliners Are Getting Stale, Here’s The Proof

After it was confirmed that there would be no Big Day Out in 2015, it didn’t take long before then-part owner and Soundwave founder AJ


Do You Own This Aussie Album? There’s A Secret Hidden Inside That You Missed

Do You Own This Aussie Album? There’s A Secret Hidden Inside That You Missed

We love nothing more than discovering hidden things with music, whether its secret tracks on records, obscure trivia about a band or artist or extra little


Billy Corgan Has Some Interesting Ideas Why Adelaide Shunned Soundwave

Billy Corgan Has Some Interesting Ideas Why Adelaide Shunned Soundwave

Recently, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan’s considerable music legacy has become somewhat overshadows by his tendency to be… well, kind of a querulous ninny. The


Vivid LIVE 2015 Announces Massive First Headliner

Vivid LIVE 2015 Announces Massive First Headliner

Batten down the hatches live music fans, Sydney’s incredible Vivid LIVE 2015 has revealed its very first and very exclusive performer and boy golly, it’s


Watch These Punters Fail Miserably At Sneaking Into A Music Festival

Watch These Punters Fail Miserably At Sneaking Into A Music Festival

Last year, Tone Deaf reported on the incredible story of Marcus Haney, the music fanatic who allegedly snuck into nearly 50 major music festivals over


At Home With The World’s Most Obsessive Record Collectors

At Home With The World’s Most Obsessive Record Collectors

You’ve read about the vinyl resurgence and maybe even been inspired to buy a vinyl record or two for yourself. Maybe you have a friend


AJ Maddah And Aussie Venues Declare War On Selfie Sticks

AJ Maddah And Aussie Venues Declare War On Selfie Sticks

As we previously covered, there’s a new scourge that’s plaguing concerts and festivals. We refer, of course, to the dreaded selfie stick, that infernal apparatus


Calling All Aussie Bands With Female Members, This Could Be Your Big Break

Calling All Aussie Bands With Female Members, This Could Be Your Big Break

Have you ever wanted to open for not one but two of Australia’s most notable female-lead rock outfits? Well, thanks to this opportunity, your dreams could come




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