Industry News

Huge Changes at Tone Deaf HQ

As part of our overarching strategy to compete with Encyclopedia Britannica as the greatest educational resource of all time, we’ve...

From Today, Sydney Venues Can Apply For An Exemption From Lock Out Laws

At last, some good news for any Sydney entertainment venue that doesn’t happen to be a multi-billion dollar casino with...

Aaliyah’s Music Has Been Removed From iTunes Yet Again

Since Aaliyah’s untimely death back in 2001, fans have been consuming her music as much as when she was alive, with...

Entries To The WAM Song Of The Year Competition Have Opened

It’s never really been a secret that Western Australia produces some amazing music. From bands like Jebediah in the 90’s,...

Apple Music Is Set To Take On Television Big Guns Netflix And HBO

Remember when Apple bought the rights to James Corden’s annoyingly popular Carpool Karaoke and announced plans to turn it into...

Streaming Service Pandora To Axe 7% Of Its US Workforce

Last year, Pandora inked licensing deals with the three major labels and global indie label body Merlin for new features...

Watch Dr. Karl Analyse His Own Shoey Technique At The Hottest 100 Shoot

Dr Karl has proven time and time again over the years that he’s always up for a bit of fun,...

Is FM Radio An Endangered Species?

The days of hearing hammy radio presenters tell you to “stay lock in to this end of the dial” may...

Triple J’s Richard Kingsmill: ‘2016 Didn’t Deliver A Perfect Album’

In a lengthy post on Instagram, triple j Music Director Richard Kingsmill has claimed that 2016 “didn’t deliver a perfect...

The Music Industry Is A Complete Sausage Fest

The music industry is a complete sausage fest, apparently. According to a new study by UK Music, just 30% of...

Japanese Wallpaper, Tkay Maidza, Slum Sociable And More Aussies Heading To SXSW

A whole host of Aussie artists have just been confirmed for the massive music festival and industry conference South By Southwest...

A Streaming Record Has Been Smashed By Someone Other Than Drake

You can call it a comeback. After a year of radio silence and a Twitter hiatus, Ed Sheeran’s two new tracks have dethroned One...

Some People’s Brains Just Won’t Let Them Enjoy Music, According To Science

You know how you some people will say they are into “everything” when you ask them what type of music...

triple j Defends Against Sexism Complaint By Shouting Out All Their Female Presenters

Not everyone is happy with triple j’s choice of breakfast presenters following the departure of long-serving proponents of the legionnaires hat and...

Classic Rock And Metal Mags Have Been Saved From The Chopping Block

It’s safe to say that music media has changed a lot in recent years, and it’s tough for music publications...