17 bands from the nineties who are still killing it today

To share a somewhat controversial opinion by way of paraphrasing Homer Simpson; “Everyone knows rock attained perfection in the ’90s, it’s a scientific fact,” and frankly, if you asked us, we might just agree with you. Sure, a lot of acts from the ’90s have fallen into that category in which...

The 12 best albums made by triple j

This Friday just gone marked the release day of this year’s triple j Hottest 100 compilation. The annual selection of tracks serves as a way to collect some of the highlights of the most recent Hottest 100 countdown, and also as a musical time capsule of years past – not...

Henry Rollins Joins TISM Frontman For Waleed Aly Tribute

If you’re a fan of some of Australia’s favourite cult bands, you’re more than likely a fan of TISM. Since their demise in 2004, charismatic frontman Damian Cowell has kept busy with various other ventures, but it’s his Disco Machine project that has seen some of music’s biggest names come together...

Regurgitator, Gareth Liddiard & More Lead The Gum Ball 2017 Lineup

Genre-blurring legends Regurgitator, three-piece comedy machine Tripod, and Drones frontman Gareth Liddiard head up a massive first round of acts announced for The Gum Ball 2017. Also announced are Benjalu vocalist Ben Gumbleton’s new project Boo Seeka, garage rockers The Peep Tempel, singer songwriter Liz Stringer (tip: get her excellent...

The House Where Regurgitator Formed Is For Sale

Feel like not only owning but actually living inside a 905sqm piece of rock history, whilst simultaneously breaking into the Queensland property market? Well, that’s a crazy coincidence because the house where Regurgitator formed is for sale. 40 Coopers Camp Road, Bardon is currently being listed on RealEstate.com and is...

Regurgitator’s Quan Yeomans Talks Life, Music, And What’s Next

Australia’s favourite sons Regurgitator are back and getting stuck in to their ‘Human Distribution’ tour – a slightly more traditional run of shows to what they played earlier this year, when they reemerged to work with Seja and Chinese musicians for a live reinterpretation of The Velvet Underground’s debut record. With the...

Jeremy Neale Joins Regurgitator’s 2016 National Tour

One of Australia’s most beloved bands, Regurgitator, recently announced they will be hitting the road this October to invite fans to a night of “hazardous material”. The band’s 2016 Human Distribution Tour is finally going to clean up this country. The band have now announced that none other than Jeremy...

Regurgitator Announce Huge 2016 National Tour

One of Australia’s most beloved bands, Regurgitator, have announced they will be hitting the road once again this October to invite fans to a night of “hazardous material”. The band’s 2016 Human Distribution Tour will finally be cleaning up this country. The band have had a busy year so far,...

Courtney Barnett & Aussie Classic Mashed Up For Like A Version

We’ve seen some notable mash-ups on Like A Version in recent years. This year’s Hottest 100 winners, The Rubens, famously celebrated their win on Like A Version by mashing up Kendrick Lamar’s ‘King Kunta’ (which came in at Number 2) and Adele’s ‘Hello’. Swiftly rising Perth up-and-comers Tired Lion also...

Waleed Aly Stole The Show With Dan Sultan & Regurgitator Supergroup

As if it wasn’t enough that Waleed Aly is a qualified lawyer, a human rights advocate, a lecturer at Monash University, the host of The Project, a writer for Fairfax, and a Gold Logie winner, he can play a mean guitar solo too. Aly plays lead guitar for Melbourne rock...

Regurgitator Packed 22 Years Into 1 Night And We Were There

Live review: Regurgitator, Ouch My Face, Ausmuteants, Burnt Sausages. Prince Bandroom, 4th September The last 22 years have been full of ups and downs. We’ve seen the human genome mapped, Breaking Bad, slap bracelets, economic stimulus packages and cat videos on-demand (aka The Internet). On the other hand, violent conflicts, Tony...

The 5 Local Records You Should Be Listening To This Week

We listen to a lot of music here at Tone Deaf HQ, and we’re the first to admit we’re perhaps a little biased towards sounds of the Australian variety. We do make the best music in the world, after all. In honouring our favourite Aussies, we’ve once again compiled a...

Regurgitator Explain How To Sell Out In 2015

As faithful Tone Deaf readers will know, Australian rockers Kingswood were recently thrust into the headlines after a Fairfax journalist accused them of not paying their dues because they accepted money to perform a cover for a car ad. Hitting back at the journalist, Kingswood guitarist Alexander Laska was forced...

Premiere: Regurgitator Release Live Version Of An Aussie Classic

Verging on 22 years since their incarnation, Aussie music icons Regurgitator are gearing up to release their debut live album titled Nothing Less Than Cheap Imitations before heading off on a national tour. Forming late 1993 and playing their first public performance early 1994, Regurgitator have always been at the...

Regurgitator Announce Huge 2015 National Tour

The band that has given the Australian rock canon some of its most unforgettable albums and singles, Regurgitator, return once again to do what they do best. They’ll be hitting Australia’s highway this August for a series of dates around the country. “As the culture industries fall flat faced into...