Wide Open Space

Wide Open Space is a music festival held in Central Australia. The event incorporates live music, arts and desert culture into a memorable 3-day experience.

Hiatus Kaiyote head up a huge Wide Open Space lineup announcement

Central Australia’s biggest live and electronic music festival Wide Open Space has just added a bunch of great names to an already-overflowing lineup, lead by the really exciting addition of...

Wide Open Space Festival Wants To Fly You To Alice Springs

Wide Open Space Festival is the annual Australian festival event that brings the party to where it’s needed most. Kicking off this April, Wide Open Space will return once again...

Wide Open Space Festival 2016 Is Bringing The Party To NT

Australians are lucky enough to be spoilt for choice when it comes to things like great local gigs, big-time concerts, and music festivals. Wherever you are, there’s always an abundance...

5 wild Aussie festivals to get your Burning Man fix

Festivals like Burning Man are absolutely legendary. With as much music as you can handle in an area where you can let yourself breathe and be free, it’s an amazing...

The Smith Street Band Named ‘Live Act Of The Year’ At The National Live Music Awards

Last night saw the inaugural National Live Music Awards take place around the country, recognising those who make Australia’s live music great. Created with the intent of celebrating the often overlooked...

How Sydney’s Lockouts Are Actually Impacting Aussie Music

If you haven’t heard, Sydney is currently in the midst of an all-out war. At the centre of this acrimonious battle is the city’s infamous late-night lockout laws, which are...

Meet Australia’s Best Kept Music Festival Secret

With the lineup just dropping for Australia’s first ever music festival on a cruise ship, we’re going a little crazy with festival excitement here at Tone Deaf, and it appears there’s another incredibly...

Aussie Management Merger & 9 More Industry Updates You Need To Know

Two Sydney-based music companies have announced are merger that will make them one of Australia’s largest music management agencies, as boutique music and events company Falcona confirms its acquisition of Sydney artist...

6 Awesome Things About The NT Music Scene With Sietta

Formed in Darwin, elctronic soul duo Sietta blossom with their second album, The Invisible River (out now via Elephant Tracks). Their lush breeze of soul tinged electronic hip hop now stands...

And The Greatest Britpop Anthem Of All Time Is…

When it comes to that defining mid-90s era known as Britpop, Australia has already nominated ‘Wonderwall’ by Oasis as the anthem of choice, and in fact, the best song of...

Kingfisha 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Brisbane’s bass heavy roof raisers Kingfisha will hit the road for the first time in 2013 in support of their new single, “Digging For Fire”. This will be the third...

Turn Your Love Up

Three years since the release of their highly commended debut album, If You Don’t Need It Let It Go, Queensland’s Laneway are back with their latest offering, Turn Your Love...

TZU

Shortly after the release of TZU’s highly successful album, Computer Love, four years ago, the band went on hiatus. Some members had children, while others explored the world or – like Joel...

Hello Vera

Charmian, Jack, Brendan and Julien equal Hello Vera. After forming about a year ago they have played a handful of gigs in and around Sydney, managing to bamboozle a number...

TZU Australian Tour 2012 Announced

A TZU Australian tour has been announced for 2012 that will see TZU tour Australia throughout April to June this year. Australia’s own genre-defying trend-setters, TZU, are getting ready to...