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The Highs & Lows Of Splendour In The Grass With The 2014 Lineup

The Highs & Lows Of Splendour In The Grass With The 2014 Lineup

By now you’ve probably washed away the dust and camping grime from the weekend’s Splendour In The Grass – but not the awesome memories. Maybe you...

“My Dream Music Festival” Band’s Fantasy Lineups – Part One

“My Dream Music Festival” Band’s Fantasy Lineups – Part One

One of our favourite questions to ask when interviewing bands here at Tone Deaf is ‘If you could curate your own music festival, where would it be,...

18 Essential Music Festivals You Have To Attend

18 Essential Music Festivals You Have To Attend

With Soundwave wrapping up for another year and Golden Plains just around the corner, we’ve had festivals on the brain. To help those not in the...

20 Indie Record Labels You Should Know

20 Indie Record Labels You Should Know

If you were to flick through your record collection, or iTunes, or respective music listening mechanism, you’d probably be surprised to know that a huge percentage...

Gone But Not Forgotten, Musicians You Won’t See At Soundwave 2013

Gone But Not Forgotten, Musicians You Won’t See At Soundwave 2013

Soundwave, Australia’s biggest metal and hardcore music festival, has a bit of a history of bands pulling out out of the event. But the number of cancellations,...

Band Names And The Diseases They’d Be

Band Names And The Diseases They’d Be

“Oh boy, you’ve got a serious case of the Alabama Shakes!” Some band names just sound a little… well, sickly, don’t they? We’ve taken that idea...

25 Music Valentine’s You’d Rather Not Recieve

25 Music Valentine’s You’d Rather Not Recieve

“Roses are Red/Violets Are Blue…” You know what it’s like. You get a lovely Valentine’s Card from your loved one, open it up, and there’s a well-meaning...

Just Another Manic Monday: Songs About Days Of The Week

Just Another Manic Monday: Songs About Days Of The Week

The best songwriters are able to turn the everyday into art, quite literally in the case of these musicians, who’ve been inspired by the days of...

Tone Deaf’s Guide To The Best Music Apps

Tone Deaf’s Guide To The Best Music Apps

There are endless choices out there for filling up your mobile device with all varieties of applications. Games, food apps, exercise apps, photography apps, the list...

Stealing The Show, Covers That Are Better Than The Originals

Stealing The Show, Covers That Are Better Than The Originals

Most people are fans of a good musical cover, but have you ever stopped to consider which ones are better than their originals? From the obvious...

Australia Post Music Legends 2013 Stamps

Australia Post Music Legends 2013 Stamps

To celebrate Australia Day 2013, Australia Post has given Aussie music icons the lick of approval by adding some famous names, bands, and faces by immortalising...

Domo Arigato, Songs About Robots

Domo Arigato, Songs About Robots

Now that we’re in 2013, we can safely say that the future isn’t quite how we humans might have envisioned it 40 or 50 years ago. Flying...

Pump It Up, A Music Guide To Touching Yourself

Pump It Up, A Music Guide To Touching Yourself

We know that rockstars are said to be self-involved, narcissistic, sex fiends, so who better to take advice about self-love from! From the most explicit lyrics about the acts of...

Album Titles And The Movies They Would Be

Album Titles And The Movies They Would Be

Albums more often than not tell a story, but sometimes, the title of a record doesn’t quite corrrespond with its message. We’ve taken some of history’s...

Around The World In 15 Songs

Around The World In 15 Songs

Now that we’re in a brand new year and the travel itch has begun to hit, we thought we’d take you on a journey away from...

A Music Fan’s Collection Of The Worst Album Covers

A Music Fan’s Collection Of The Worst Album Covers

We’ve previously compiled our own list of the worst album covers of all time (actually, there were so many crappy sleeves that we had to make...

Weirdest Collaborations Of 2012

Weirdest Collaborations Of 2012

Few could argue that 2012 was a great year for music. From Australians kicking ass internationally (read: Tame Impala and Gotye) to some great genre-defying hit...


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