The Strokes Are Dropping New Music Tomorrow

The Strokes Are Dropping New Music Tomorrow

As everyone speculates about the possible meaning of some very mysterious projections going on in London and New York, it’s been confirmed that The Strokes

Kane Hibberd Explains How He Got That Insane WACO Crowd Shot

Kane Hibberd Explains How He Got That Insane WACO Crowd Shot

Kane Hibberd, known to fans as Kanye Lens, is one of Australia’s most in-demand music photographers. Having served as Soundwave’s official pap for years, he’s


Teacher Uses Sticky Fingers To Motivate Underachieving Student

Teacher Uses Sticky Fingers To Motivate Underachieving Student

Leslie Niemann‎ is a school teacher from Salt Lake City, Utah, who teaches year eight maths (or as the Americans would put it, eighth grade


Slipknot Add Lamb Of God To 2016 Aussie Tour

Slipknot Add Lamb Of God To 2016 Aussie Tour

When Slipknot told Australian fans to “Prepare for Hell”, we knew we were in store for something absolutely brutal, but the Iowa outfit’s Aussie tour


Courtney Barnett Nailed Two Songs & A Skit On SNL

Courtney Barnett Nailed Two Songs & A Skit On SNL

Courtney Barnett made her Saturday Night Live debut over the weekend, performing her songs ‘Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party’ and


Ever Taken Drugs At A Music Festival? Curtin University Wants To Hear From You

Ever Taken Drugs At A Music Festival? Curtin University Wants To Hear From You

The conversation surrounding drug use at music festivals has become a national dialogue over the past 12 months and it seems as though there’s been


The Story Behind The Middle East’s On-Stage Splendour Breakup

The Story Behind The Middle East’s On-Stage Splendour Breakup

In 2011, Townsville outfit The Middle East were one of Australia’s most promising young bands. They’d just released their eagerly anticipated debut album, I Want


That Time Clowns Dumped Their Weed At The Border In Europe

That Time Clowns Dumped Their Weed At The Border In Europe

Clowns recently wrapped up a whirlwind tour of Europe and it looks like things went pretty well for the Melbourne punk outfit, who headed over


Dune Rats Will Be Hosting Rage Tonight

Dune Rats Will Be Hosting Rage Tonight

We’ve said it before and now we’ll have to say it again, rage, the ABC’s late-night weekend music video staple, has been absolutely killing it


Aussie Musos Announce Gig To Unbleach The Reef

Aussie Musos Announce Gig To Unbleach The Reef

Some of your favourite Australian musicians are banding together to highlight the disastrous situation currently consuming our Great Barrier Reef, including Jay and Lindsay from


Bandcamp Is Doing A Lot Better Than The Rest Of The Music Industry

Bandcamp Is Doing A Lot Better Than The Rest Of The Music Industry

We’ve long preached the gospel of Bandcamp, highlighting the ways in which allows independent artists and record labels to take control of their careers and


Hilarious Blog Explains Why We Deleted Your Band’s Email

Hilarious Blog Explains Why We Deleted Your Band’s Email

We get a lot of emails here at Tone Deaf and we’d like to say the majority of them are from musicians and those connected


Courtney Barnett’s SNL Promo Is Endearingly Awkward

Courtney Barnett’s SNL Promo Is Endearingly Awkward

Courtney Barnett is set to be the final musical guest on this season of Saturday Night Live, the iconic US sketch show. SNL veteran and


Guy Sebastian Absolutely Killed It On Like A Version This Morning

Guy Sebastian Absolutely Killed It On Like A Version This Morning

triple j has cultivated a very friendly relationship with the world of pop in recent years. Just look at their most recent playlists and you’ll


Aussie Music Shop Named One Of The Best In The World

Aussie Music Shop Named One Of The Best In The World

Port Macquarie is now officially home to one of the best music shops in the world. Port Mac Guitars has been selected as one of


One Of The Year’s Best Music Festival Lineups Is In An Unlikely Spot

One Of The Year’s Best Music Festival Lineups Is In An Unlikely Spot

Port Hedland, a Western Australian town located more than a thousand miles outside of Perth, is best known for being rich in natural resources and


Two Aussie DJs Pull Off Epic Troll On Their Punters

Two Aussie DJs Pull Off Epic Troll On Their Punters

Many complain that modern EDM is formulaic and predictable, with punters and producers alike overly focused on the ubiquitous and inevitable ‘drop’, which has single-handedly




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