Vance Joy

Melbourne singer-songwriter James Gabriel Keogh, better known as Vance Joy, was a promising Australian rules football player prior to his music career. Previous to his success, he also studied a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Law at Monash University.

Discography

God Loves You When You're Dancing EP
2013
Dream Your Life Away
2014
Vance Joy

Vance Joy is back with new single ‘Lay It On Me’, and a tour with Gretta Ray

‘Riptide’ singer Vance Joy is back with new music, just in time for his appearance at Splendour in the Grass. But if you missed out on tickets to the sold-out...

Melbourne singer/songwriter Vance Joy

Vance Joy is dropping a new single this week

James Gabriel Keogh, also known as Vance Joy, is probably best-known for being a classmate of Nick Murphy back in the day (oh, and for releasing the song ‘Riptide’, we...

Courtney Barnett & Vance Joy Make List Of World’s Most Hated Songs

Some of your favourite Australian artists have made a list of the world’s most hated songs. The extensive list was compiled by a British music fan who put the call...

Vance Joy Cites Metallica As A Major Formative Influence

To get an idea of just what a phenomenon Vance Joy is, understand that he sold out every single date of his Fire and the Flood Tour. That’s every single...

This Whole Vance Joy Thing Is Getting Out Of Hand

We knew Vance Joy was going to be huge the moment he became besties with Taylor Swift, but this is just ridiculous. As if it’s not enough that he topped...

Vance Joy Announces Huge 2016 East Coast Australian Tour

Though he’s spent the past 12 months enchanting audiences overseas as Taylor Swift’s favourite touring buddy, Melbourne’s own Vance Joy hasn’t forgotten about his Aussie fans and has just announced...

Vance Joy Absolutely Killed A Full Band Performance On Colbert

As we recently noted, Stephen Colbert has been making a good run at dethroning Jimmy Fallon as the king of tapping awesome musical guests to appear on his late-night talk...

Vance Joy Unveils Uplifting New Single ‘Fire And The Flood’

Vance Joy is currently enacting his plot for world domination by serving as Taylor Swift’s best buddy slash support act on her current 1989 world tour, a tour the dynamic...

Vance Joy Has Sold A Ridiculous Amount Of Records In The US

Back in December, Tone Deaf wrote about a young Melbourne singer-songwriter who goes by the moniker Vance Joy, shortly after the 27-year-old received his big break in the highly coveted...

Vance Joy Just Made Australian Music History

Australians wave your patriotic flag high – we just claimed back a musical title that has been in the hands of the US, and we couldn’t be happier about it....

Vance Joy Just Delivered Two Incredible Performances On Jimmy Kimmel Live

This time last year, a young singer-songwriter named James Keogh was still trying to get over the fact that he and his trusty ukelele had just topped the world’s biggest...

Vance Joy Headlines Epic Free Weekend Of Live Music On The Beach

We may only be a couple of weeks into 2015 but boyo there has been some fantastic news for live music fans. Melbourne has already seen a slew of free...

Watch Vance Joy As He Gets His Big Break In The US

Is it just us, or has Vance Joy been doing everything right? From penning one of the biggest songs in recent memory, to aligning himself with the biggest pop star...

Taylor Swift Australian 2015 Tour Announced With Vance Joy

One of the greatest opportunities have just landed in the lap of Melbourne’s adored Vance Joy, who has been announced as the support act for Taylor Swift on her epic...

This Could Be The Game-Changing Moment For Vance Joy

We may be witnessing that moment when Aussie singer-songwriter Vance Joy breaks into the mainstream consciousness of America and the United Kingdom, on his way to superstardom and the latest...