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Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects National Conference is touring the nation this November / December, taking four of Australia’s most exciting acts on the road, together! Featuring boundary-pushing Melbourne...

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons is Rock N Roll’s equivalent to that uncle who comes over every Christmas and subjects everyone to his verbal diarrhoea that switches between bat...

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

It’s not uncommon to hear about record labels ripping off bands by failing to pay royalties or using other kinds of financial trickery. But it’s not...

Massive Win By Melbourne’s Live Music Scene Against Developers

Massive Win By Melbourne’s Live Music Scene Against Developers

After ongoing delays on long-held promises, the Melbourne live music scene has at last getting some of the protection it needs from noise complaints and encroaching...

Triple J Say They Won’t Play Bliss N Eso Following Misogyny Backlash

Triple J Say They Won’t Play Bliss N Eso Following Misogyny Backlash

The dust is beginning to settle on the fury surrounding offensive comments made by one half of Aussie hip hop group Bliss N Eso earlier this...

Aussie Musician Pens Must-Read Open Letter On Misogyny In Music

Aussie Musician Pens Must-Read Open Letter On Misogyny In Music

The local hip hop community has been in the spotlight this week following the backlash against Bliss N Eso after a series of offensive instagram photos by MC Eso....

New Boutique Camping Aussie Music Festival Announced For New Years

New Boutique Camping Aussie Music Festival Announced For New Years

This year has officially been the year of the boutique music festival, with a number of fresh upstarts picking up the pieces left as some of...

Sheppard 2014 National Australian Tour Announced

Sheppard 2014 National Australian Tour Announced

With the highest selling Australian single for 2014 under their belt with “Geronimo”, local band Sheppard headed to Europe in July for the first steps on their journey...

Proof The Sydney Lockout Has Made The City More Dangerous

Proof The Sydney Lockout Has Made The City More Dangerous

Sydney’s live music venues have been suffering all year under the oppression of tough lockout laws that were rushed through Parliament in January. The city’s music scene has put up...

Gotye And His Bandmates To Enter Politics, & They Want Your Vote

Gotye And His Bandmates To Enter Politics, & They Want Your Vote

Peter Garrett might be out of parliament (and turning down Midnight Oil reunion offers) but following on from the likes of Rose Tattoo’s Angry Anderson and country music...

Amity Affliction “Shocked & Appalled” Over Security Guard Incident

Amity Affliction “Shocked & Appalled” Over Security Guard Incident

We all just let out a collective sigh of resignation today at Tone Deaf, as we’re sure a number of women reading this will too. It’s...

This Musical Illusion Will Make You Question Your Own Ears

This Musical Illusion Will Make You Question Your Own Ears

Growing up, we’ve been amazed by optical illusions such as magic eye and made sick by things like 3D movies. But it’s one thing to question...

Help Support Aussie Musicians With This Huge Crowdfunding Campaign

Help Support Aussie Musicians With This Huge Crowdfunding Campaign

Sadly, there are very few safety nets available to people working in the Australian music industry, most of who don’t have super, sick leave, or any...

Vance Joy 2015 National Australian Tour Announced

Vance Joy 2015 National Australian Tour Announced

Having famously conquered Australian hearts, minds, and ears (and the Hottest 100) with his breakout ukelele-strumming hit, ‘Riptide’, Melbourne singer-songwriter Vance Joy brings some extra cheer to...

This Musician’s Disgusting Comments Prove Rape Culture Is Alive & Well

This Musician’s Disgusting Comments Prove Rape Culture Is Alive & Well

Fresh from the local internet storm surrounding a misoginistic photo sprees on Instragram from Bliss N Eso’s MC Eso, comes comments from another musician about women...

Aussie Hype Band Releases Debut Album Over 30 Years Later

Aussie Hype Band Releases Debut Album Over 30 Years Later

An Australian band that were set to surf the New Wave boom of the 80s only to dissolve before they hit their heyday has found a...

New Aussie Music Festival Announced, The Black Keys Headlining

New Aussie Music Festival Announced, The Black Keys Headlining

The music-minded brains behind the popular A Day On The Green concert series are launching a brand new live music spin-off, named Rolling Green, locking in...

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