Free Splendour In The Grass Sideshows Announced

Free Splendour In The Grass Sideshows Announced

We’ve already seen some pretty impressive Splendour In The Grass 2015 sideshows get announced, including some eagerly anticipated headline appearances from the likes of Florence

Here’s Why The World Can’t Get Enough Of Courtney Barnett

Here’s Why The World Can’t Get Enough Of Courtney Barnett

Fresh from absolutely slaying it at Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tennessee, swiftly rising Aussie star Courtney Barnett high-tailed it to NBC Studios in New York to


A Bunch Of Aussie Footballers Are Launching A New Live Music Venue

A Bunch Of Aussie Footballers Are Launching A New Live Music Venue

It seems that every time we write about a live music venue closing, another one pops up to replace it. We really are the lucky


Police Have Been Spying On You At Music Festivals & You Didn’t Even Know It

Police Have Been Spying On You At Music Festivals & You Didn’t Even Know It

Back in April, Tone Deaf ran a story about a NSW Police proposal that would see cops jettisoning their sniffer dog program in favour of


Aussie Indie Labels Give Big Middle Finger To Apple Music

Aussie Indie Labels Give Big Middle Finger To Apple Music

The global music industry has been bracing itself for months in anticipation of Apple’s head-first dive into the streaming business. The general consensus was that


Aussie Band Slam Yogurt Company For Ripping Off Their Artwork

Aussie Band Slam Yogurt Company For Ripping Off Their Artwork

Melbourne band Closure In Moscow have a bone to pick with Orange Leaf Yogurt, a frozen yoghurt company based in Oklahoma. They allege the company


We’re About To Find Out If Melbourne’s Noise Complaint Laws Actually Work

We’re About To Find Out If Melbourne’s Noise Complaint Laws Actually Work

As Tone Deaf reported earlier this month, Melbourne is now officially one of the world’s leading music cities. In a new global study published by


Josh Homme Returns To Eagles Of Death Metal For New Album With Brilliant Artwork

Josh Homme Returns To Eagles Of Death Metal For New Album With Brilliant Artwork

Following an excruciatingly long wait — seven years to be precise — Eagles of Death Metal, the sultry collaboration between Jesse Hughes and Queens of


Sydney Just Scored A Brand New Music Festival With A Big Twist

Sydney Just Scored A Brand New Music Festival With A Big Twist

This August, a new Aussie music festival is set to debut in Sydney, only this one has a special twist. Billed as an “innovative debut


BIGSOUND Live 2015 Announce Epically Good Lineup

BIGSOUND Live 2015 Announce Epically Good Lineup

Having announced an absolutely massive bill of speakers for their forthcoming instalment, the organisers of BIGSOUND 2015 have now dropped the news that everybody’s been


Chet Faker Unveils New Single, Announces Biggest National Tour Yet

Chet Faker Unveils New Single, Announces Biggest National Tour Yet

He’s topped the Triple J Hottest 100, sold out tours across Australia, and set the stage for an international takeover, now Chet Faker is set


The Preatures Announce Huge 2015 National Tour

The Preatures Announce Huge 2015 National Tour

One of the biggest success stories of the Australian music scene in the past 12 months, The Preatures just keep going from strength to strength


Aussie Band Make Hilarious Online Hardcore Soundboard

Aussie Band Make Hilarious Online Hardcore Soundboard

While it’s pretty much agreed upon that the whole world is over soundboards, we’re about to rekindle your love affair with the nifty little Flash


Push To Ban Tyler, The Creator From Touring Australia

Push To Ban Tyler, The Creator From Touring Australia

Tyler, The Creator, the notorious leader of now-defunct California hip-hop crew Odd Future, recently announced a forthcoming tour of Australia, but his plans have been


Listen Out 2015’s Massive Lineup Has Leaked

Listen Out 2015’s Massive Lineup Has Leaked

The eagerly anticipated lineup for Listen Out 2015 is expected to drop later today, but one astute Sydney resident managed to spot a street poster


What Music Do Cheating Partners Listen To? Not What You’d Expect

What Music Do Cheating Partners Listen To? Not What You’d Expect

Back in April, we reported on a study released by the folks over at Spotify, which attempted to uncover which musical genre had the most


Beach Boys To Headline New Aussie Summer Music Festival On Bondi Beach

Beach Boys To Headline New Aussie Summer Music Festival On Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach isn’t just a national treasure, it’s also one of the world’s most famous beaches. With plenty of sand, sun, and surf, it’s the




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