Bluesfest 2015 Announce Their Replacement For The Black Keys

Bluesfest 2015 Announce Their Replacement For The Black Keys

After the shocking news broke that Byron Bay Bluesfest headliners The Black Keys canceled their appearance and subsequent national tour due to a shoulder injury

#1 Dads Just Gave The Most Intense Like A Version We’ve Ever Seen

#1 Dads Just Gave The Most Intense Like A Version We’ve Ever Seen

Last time we tuned-in to our favourite radio segment, Gang of Youths almost missed their Like A Version due to a hilarious sticky situation, alas, they delivered,


Another Australian Capital City Is Getting Lockout Laws

Another Australian Capital City Is Getting Lockout Laws

Because lockout laws and harsh alcohol restrictions are apparently one of the most important policies for government, there could be another major Australian city that is


AJ Maddah Reveals Details Of New Soundwave Secret Society Membership

AJ Maddah Reveals Details Of New Soundwave Secret Society Membership

As Tone Deaf reported earlier this week, Soundwave organisers are set to introduce a special membership program that would bestow members with various perks related


Touring Just Got A Whole Lot Better For Aussie Musicians

Touring Just Got A Whole Lot Better For Aussie Musicians

Just over a week ago there was an incredible breakthrough on travel costs for Australia musicians that’s set to serve as a major financial game-changer, and to make


Local Aussie Band Score Big After Landing On Lollapalooza Lineup

Local Aussie Band Score Big After Landing On Lollapalooza Lineup

International music festivals have been enriched by a wealth of Aussie talent this year, just take a look at the hilariously announced Outside Lands or


Major Labels Are Planning To Charge You To Watch Music Videos, Yep

Major Labels Are Planning To Charge You To Watch Music Videos, Yep

These days it seems music fans love music vids almost as much as artist’s sounds, nobody really needs to be reminded how Beyonce’s ‘Single Ladies’ and Sia’s


Push To Get Local Aussie Bands Booked For AFL Grand Final

Push To Get Local Aussie Bands Booked For AFL Grand Final

Everyone loves the AFL Grand Final, it’s an Australian institution after all. Everyone in the country, whether born here or expat, whether footy fan or


If This Is What Concerts Look Like In The Future, Count Us In

If This Is What Concerts Look Like In The Future, Count Us In

While SXSW is known for some pretty spectacular musical performances, this recent outing by Japanese pop trio Perfume is not only one of the most


Some Dude Quit One Direction & The Fans’ Reactions Are Priceless

Some Dude Quit One Direction & The Fans’ Reactions Are Priceless

In case you woke up this morning and noticed a sizeable chunk of your soul missing – a fifth-sized piece, to be precise – and have somehow


That Aussie Music Festival Taking Over An Entire Town Just Dropped A Huge Lineup

That Aussie Music Festival Taking Over An Entire Town Just Dropped A Huge Lineup

With summer now sadly in our rearview mirror, live music lovers of Australia need something to look forward to in the colder months, and although there’s one


Triple J Are Trolling Everyone Who Still Cares About #Tay4Hottest100

Triple J Are Trolling Everyone Who Still Cares About #Tay4Hottest100

Despite an ongoing conflict in Ukraine and the twin scourges of ISIS and Boko Haram wreaking havoc across Africa and the Middle East, the one


Jimmy Barnes Covered Sia’s ‘Chandelier’ And Yes, It’s Bad

Jimmy Barnes Covered Sia’s ‘Chandelier’ And Yes, It’s Bad

APRA AMCOS are responsible for the non-profit collection and distribution of songwriting royalties to songsmiths around Australia and each year they host the annual APRA


Here Are The 500 Greatest Songs Ranked By Popularity

Here Are The 500 Greatest Songs Ranked By Popularity

Back in 2004, Rolling Stone published their list of the ‘500 Greatest Songs’. The list was compiled approximately a year after the world’s most famous


Aussie Drummer Breaks A World Record And It’s All On Video

Aussie Drummer Breaks A World Record And It’s All On Video

A 27-year-old Adelaide native who goes by the name Moni Lashes has broken the world record for non-stop drumming. Starting at 2pm on Friday, Lashes,


This Could Be The Best Music Festival Lineup Announcement Video Ever

This Could Be The Best Music Festival Lineup Announcement Video Ever

We’ve seen some pretty awesome antics employed by international music festivals announcing their annuals lineups in the past few months. A particular favourite was Canadian


This Musician’s Response To Accusations Of “Selling Out” Is Absolutely Boss

This Musician’s Response To Accusations Of “Selling Out” Is Absolutely Boss

How many times have you been to a gig where the performing artist has closed their show by displaying their gratitude to the audience, telling




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11 Of Australia’s Best New Live Music Venues

11 Of Australia’s Best New Live Music Venues

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