Premiere Of The Hondas – ‘When My Winter Come’

Melbourne garage punks The Hondas are set to release their brand new album Punk Suburbia on February 13th (digitally) and March 15th (physical), and to celebrate they’ve just dropped their video to their killer single ‘When My Winter Come’. Influenced by Teh Ramones, The Clash, Blondie and The Black Lips, the...

Melbourne’s Inner-North Getting Another Live Music Venue

With summer just around the corner, a number of new live music venues have been popping up in Melbourne – quite literally – with news that a derelict ‘bomb site’ in the CBD has been converted into Where?House, the festival hub for Melbourne Music Week, while open-air cinema The Shadow Electric would...

Sunday Roast: The Unnecessary Side Project

Web definition: “In popular music, a side project is a project undertaken by one or more persons already known for their involvement in another band. It can also be an artist or a band temporarily switching to a different style.” We’ve all been there. You’re listening to the radio when...

Cop Song

Taka Honda, best known as the ever-smiling drummer for the now defunct Little Red, has certainly taken a different direction, adopting frontman (and at times cross-dressing) duties for The Hondas. Following on from the highly divisive release of “I Am A Homosexual” last year, their latest is raw and quintessential...

The Hondas

Anyone who sat down to write a list of rock n roll songs about cross dressing would find themselves tallying some impressive tunes; ‘Lola’ by the Kinks, ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ by Lou Reed and ‘Get Back’ by the Beatles, to name just a few. In case you couldn’t...

The Hondas – I Am A Homosexual

Directed by Zeb Durrant Performed by The Hondas

I Am A Homosexual By The Hondas

Already in with a strong chance for winning best Australian single title of the year, ‘I Am A Homosexual’ sees Taka Honda, busy drummer for Little Red step out from behind the drum kit and take on the front man role in his side project The Hondas. Opening with the...

The Hondas

Sure we’ve heard about you before, but we think it’s time for Tone Deaf to get to know you a little better. Slip in to something comfortable while we put on some music, pour us a couple of drinks and turn the lights down low. So, tell us about yourselves…Who...