Poppy Reid

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Aussie hip-hop legend Illy

Illy’s Top 5 festival tips

Ahead of his set at A Weekend In The Gardens at tomorrow (Nov 18) Illy offers his Top 5 festival tips. 1) Pack a hoodie Unless...

Chuck Mosley, Former Faith No More Singer, Dead at 57

Chuck Mosley passes: former band Faith No More issues statement

Chuck Mosley, the former frontman of seminal funk metal band Faith No More died on November 9, aged 57. A statement was released by his...

Watch this virtuoso cover Gorillaz on a triple-necked guitar

25-year-old Lucas Stricagonoli has taken arguably Gorillaz‘ most famous song and turned it on his head. Using a triple-necked acoustic guitar and some impressive noodling, the...

“For God’s sake”: Watch Malcolm Turnbull rap on The Project

For every white middle-aged politician lambasting Macklemore’s decision to perform his equal rights anthem ‘Same Love’ at the NRL grand final, there’s one Prime Minister Malcolm...

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Here are 8 great Sydney venues (that you should have visited already)

For a while there, you couldn’t move but for bumping into news articles about how Sydney is a brittle, fragile husk of its former self;...

Angus & Julia Stone

10 things you’ll only understand if you work with your sibling

Our favourite sibling duo Angus & Julia Stone released their excellent new record Snow last Friday, and it’s slated to reach the top rungs of...

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Pennywise to go ‘Full Circle’ with The Bronx on Aus tour

Get ready to feel old AF: Pennywise’s seminal fourth album Full Circle turns 20-years-old this year. There’s good news though, the band are heading to Australia in...

Korn’s Brian ‘Head’ Welch calls Chester Bennington’s suicide “cowardly”

News has broken this morning that music has lost another great, as Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington has died. “Shortly after 9 a.m. this morning (July 21), we...

30 local and international artists announced for Australian Music Week 2017

Indigenous singer-songwriter Gawurra, Central Coast duo Winterbourne and Germany’s Lilly Among Clouds help make up an impressive showcase lineup for Australian Music Week. The annual conference and showcase...

Have The Killers just been locked in for the AFL Grand Final?

“Music industry sources” have revealed The Killers are set to perform the coveted AFL Grand Final – you know the one that Meatloaf shat all...

Meet two of the local indie acts set to break out at Vivid Sydney

It’s no secret that Sydney has copped something of a lashing in recent times. In truth it isn’t quite as alarming as many make out...

Thundamentals’ Jeswon interviews Wil Wagner ahead of One Night Stand

Thundamentals may be one of the most exciting hip hop acts in the country, but as Tone Deaf finds out, their MC Jeswon (Jesse Ferris) is a...

Lorde locked in for intimate Nova Red Room show

Lorde is set to perform one of her most intimate live shows for 2017 as part of the Nova Red Room series. Set to take...

We’re giving away Belligerents’ vinyl and tees

Brisbane’s The Belligerents have been kicking goals all over the place for well over half a decade now, and with a boatload of EPs and...

20 things Allday did that built him a massive cult following

From supporting Lily Allen on her Australian tour to being one of the key influencers who shot Shannon Noll back into fame, Allday is an important cult...

Jen Cloher just released one of the best Trump protests yet

Australian singer-songwriter and music business entrepreneur Jen Cloher is following in the footsteps of greats like Angel Olsen, Kate Tempest, Toro Y Moi and more in...

9 throwback emo bops to get sad to

In February, From First To Last reunited onstage with their former frontman Sonny Moore (aka Skrillex) at Emo Night in LA. The band premiered live...

Ali Barter on the long-awaited debut album that’s struck a nerve with Australia

Melbourne singer-songwriter Ali Barter has been performing under her own name for around five years, releasing two EPs and a string of singles in the...

Single of the Week: Dean Lewis returns to Aus with a hook-laden jam

Fresh from selling out his headline shows in Germany and Amsterdam – following his support slot on the European Tour with Lisa Mitchell – Dean...

Joey Bada$$ takes Video of the Week

Joey Bada$$’ new music video for ‘Land of the Free’ is out now. The clip features police, the KKK and politicans opening fire on a group...