Meet The BYO Aussie Live Music Venue Built By Musicians

Meet The BYO Aussie Live Music Venue Built By Musicians

While we’ve covered the opening, closure, and continued success of many of Australia’s live music venues, we were recently hipped to a unique live music

Ratatat Announce Huge 2015 East Coast Tour

Ratatat Announce Huge 2015 East Coast Tour

They were announced for the lineup of the 2015 Meredith Music Festival earlier this month and instantly became one of the festival’s biggest draws. Now,


Women Share Their Music Industry Horror Stories

Women Share Their Music Industry Horror Stories

Earlier this month, we reported on a UK-based band manager who took to social media to share an email she received from a fellow industry


Drone Helps You Find Your Friends At A Music Festival

Drone Helps You Find Your Friends At A Music Festival

Back in February, we compiled a list of things that we reckon should be banned from all Aussie music festivals. We decided to go for


New Video Reveals How Insane It Actually Is To Tour With Peking Duk

New Video Reveals How Insane It Actually Is To Tour With Peking Duk

Peking Duk redefined what it meant to have a breakthrough year in 2014. The Australian electronic duo became overnight sensations off the strength of their


Foals Hide Copies Of Album Around Australia, Send Fans On Treasure Hunt

Foals Hide Copies Of Album Around Australia, Send Fans On Treasure Hunt

Foals unveiled their fourth album, the eagerly anticipated What Went Down, today, so fans can now go out to their favourite record store or log


Unearthed Band Smash Like A Version Out Of The Park

Unearthed Band Smash Like A Version Out Of The Park

Though they’ve only been around a short while, Sydney outfit Boo Seeka have been gaining some serious traction, largely thanks to a national tour with


Track By Track: Mazde Takes Us Inside His New Collaborative EP ‘Mazde X LissA’

Track By Track: Mazde Takes Us Inside His New Collaborative EP ‘Mazde X LissA’

Berlin based producer Mazde the brainchild of 21-year old Matthis Dierkes is today unleashing his brand new EP Mazde X LissA out via Australian-based dance


Tame Impala’s 2015 National Tour Just Got Even Bigger

Tame Impala’s 2015 National Tour Just Got Even Bigger

Due to overwhelming presage demand for their first Sydney Opera House Forecourt performance, homegrown rock heroes Tame Impala have announced a second Forecourt gig set


A New Pearl Jam Album Is On The Way

A New Pearl Jam Album Is On The Way

If you feel like it’s been a minute since you had some sweet alt-rock goodness in your life from Seattle’s favourite sons, there’s good news


Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Festivalgoers who purchased tickets to the recently nixed High Definition music festival have been left in the lurch after the company organising the event went


Soundwave 2016 Lineup Confirms Another International Act

Soundwave 2016 Lineup Confirms Another International Act

The Soundwave 2016 lineup is quickly coming together and word is we’re just a matter of weeks away from the full shebang. In the meantime,


The Belligerents Announce Massive 2015 National Tour

The Belligerents Announce Massive 2015 National Tour

It’s been a hectic 12 months for Brisbane indie-psych upstarts The Belligerents, who recently caught the nation’s attention with their mind-blowing cover of the Fat


The Secret To Triple J’s Total Domination Of Commercial Radio

The Secret To Triple J’s Total Domination Of Commercial Radio

As Tone Deaf recently reported, triple j has comprehensively smashed commercial radio in the latest radio ratings survey. For the first time ever, Australia’s national


Is The Music Video For The Biggest Song Of The Year A Total Rip-Off?

Is The Music Video For The Biggest Song Of The Year A Total Rip-Off?

Another week, another case of alleged music industry plagiarism. This time it concerns two music videos and we have to admit, looking at a side-by-side


Mac DeMarco Endures The Most Awkward Musician Interview We’ve Seen

Mac DeMarco Endures The Most Awkward Musician Interview We’ve Seen

We interview a lot of musicians at Tone Deaf, and for the most part, they’re a delight to chat to. Press can be a gruelling


Meet The New Melbourne Venue That’s Already Got A Killer Set Of Gigs

Meet The New Melbourne Venue That’s Already Got A Killer Set Of Gigs

Readers who checked out King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard’s latest round of tour dates with enigmatic Swedish collective Goat and who keep abreast of




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