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Charities Left Hanging After Council Cuts Aussie Music Festival Funding

Charities Left Hanging After Council Cuts Aussie Music Festival Funding

Organisers of Cronulla’s popular Endless Summer Festival have announced the cancellation of this year’s event, which was set to go down next month, citing a “last...

Melbourne Music Week Laneway Party Cancelled Due To Noise Complaints

Melbourne Music Week Laneway Party Cancelled Due To Noise Complaints

The age old battle between live music venues and disgruntled residents reached fever-pitch last month, when one person’s complaints caused live music to cease in a...

Soundwave & Future Music Festival 2015 Lineups Expand

Soundwave & Future Music Festival 2015 Lineups Expand

Two major Australian music festivals saw some equally major additions to their respective lineups over the weekend. In addition to Soundwave Festival organisers announcing the addition...

A Local Aussie Band Is Putting On A Gig Inside Our Largest Cave System

A Local Aussie Band Is Putting On A Gig Inside Our Largest Cave System

It’s fair to say that live music fans of Australia love themselves a gig in a unique location, and thanks to a band from New South...

West Coast Blues ‘N’ Roots Festival 2015 Lineup Announced

West Coast Blues ‘N’ Roots Festival 2015 Lineup Announced

The lineup for the West Coast Blues ‘N’ Roots Festival 2015 has been unveiled, just days after it was confirmed that the much-loved Western Australian music...

Falls Festival 2014 Add Two New Headliners To Lineup

Falls Festival 2014 Add Two New Headliners To Lineup

After several days’ worth of nail-biting, punters heading for the scenic surrounds of the countryside this New Year’s Eve holiday for Falls Festival 2014/2015 can now...

Client Liaison Just Smashed Like A Version With Unreal Mashup

Client Liaison Just Smashed Like A Version With Unreal Mashup

Australia’s finest purveyors of ’80s synth-pop, Client Liaison, just delivered quick possibly one of the most inspiring Like A Version performances Triple J ever done see....

This Aussie Legend Just Told His Noisy Neighbours To Shut Up In The Best Way Possible

This Aussie Legend Just Told His Noisy Neighbours To Shut Up In The Best Way Possible

Unless you’re a Henry David Thoreau-like minimalist who lives in a cabin detached from the rest of society, or y’know, one of those creepy doomsday preppers,...

Peking Duk Just Released The Most Hilarious Merchandise Ever

Peking Duk Just Released The Most Hilarious Merchandise Ever

If there’s one thing we’ve learned from 2014, it’s that Canberra-based electronic duo Peking Duk are the Australian party kings, so who better to design the...

Soundwave 2015 Second Lineup Delayed, Major Announcement Imminent

Soundwave 2015 Second Lineup Delayed, Major Announcement Imminent

Following Soundwave promoter AJ Maddah’s announcement last week, the touring mogul has now taken to his beloved Twitter account to confirm that the highly anticipated Soundwave...

Angus & Julia Stone National Tour 2015 Announced

Angus & Julia Stone National Tour 2015 Announced

We are very excited to announce the Angus & Julia Stone National Tour of 2015. The dreamy duo worked with the revered super-producer Rick Rubin on their highly...

J Mascis & 4 More Killer International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

J Mascis & 4 More Killer International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

With festival season just around the corner, Australia is gearing up for one incredible summer of live music. From ’80s and ’90s fuzz rock icons to quintessential indie rockers...

King Of The North’s Gear & Unreleased Record Stolen, Can You Help Get Them Back?

King Of The North’s Gear & Unreleased Record Stolen, Can You Help Get Them Back?

Last month, Tone Deaf reported on the theft of Sydney singer-songwriter Maia Jelavic’s $2,500 Maton guitar, which followed a spate of musical equipment thefts around the...

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Unless you’ve been on Mars this week, there’s no way that you could have missed the horrendously misogynistic music video ‘Literally I Can’t’ by Play-N-Skills, unfortunately featuring Lil...

Wayne Hancock Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Wayne Hancock Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Direct from the bustling music hub of Austin, Texas, Country music veteran Wayne Hancock has announced he will return to Australian shores this March, just eight...

These Magnified Images Of Vinyl Records Look Like A Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland

These Magnified Images Of Vinyl Records Look Like A Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland

It’s no secret that music lovers have a heavy obsession with vinyl, one only needs to look at the chart-smashing sales the boundary-pushing design of Jack White’s Lazaretto’s...

Why Buying New Music On CD Is Now The Smartest Thing You Can Do

Why Buying New Music On CD Is Now The Smartest Thing You Can Do

You think you’re pretty special, don’t you? Look at you, hearing a song you like and immediately searching it out on iTunes and paying for it...

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