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Johnny Clegg - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Johnny Clegg, Eddi Reader, Blue King Brown For WOMADelaide 2012

The line-up for WOMADelaide 2012 has been announced with Johnny Clegg, Eddi Reader and Blue King Brown some of the names that leap out of the list.

November 4, 2011
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Dave Gleeson Really Is The New Lead Singer For The Angels

Dave Gleeson is the new lead singer for The Angels following the departure of Doc Neeson from the band.

November 3, 2011
Weezer Blue
Good Charlotte To Play Weezer For Jack

Good Charlotte will head to Australia to perform the Weezer ‘Blue’ album for Jack Daniel’s The JD Set.

November 3, 2011
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Russell Watson Tour Postponed

Russell Watson’s planned November Australian tour has been postponed until next February.

November 3, 2011
Mike Patton of Faith No More and Mondo Kane
Mike Patton Mondo Cane To Play Sydney Festival

Faith No More frontman Mike Patton will head to Sydney in January for the Sydney Festival.

November 3, 2011
Seal - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Seal To Return To Australia

Seal will return to Australia next February.

November 3, 2011
The Pogues
The Pogues Hit Town For Bluesfest And Sideshows

Legendary Celt-punk act The Pogues hit Australia for the Bluesfest and two sideshows.

November 3, 2011
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Daltrey To Perform Tommy At Bluesfest

The first announcement for Bluesfest includes a complete perform of The Who’s rock opera Tommy by Who singer Roger Daltrey.

November 3, 2011
Ryan Adams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ryan Adams Announces Solo Aussie Tour

Ryan Adams will be back in Australia next February for his first ever solo tour.

November 3, 2011
Foo Fighters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Foo Fighters Announce Local Supports

Foo Fighters gear up for their monster stadium tour by adding Australia’s finest up-and-comers to support.

November 2, 2011
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Chis Cheney To Perform For Hoodoo Gurus At EG Awards

The Living End’s Chris Cheney will perform at EG Awards in Melbourne to honour The Hoodoo Gurus.

November 2, 2011
The Black Lips
The Black Lips Announce Australian Sideshows

Loopy Atlanta “flower punks” The Black Lips deliver festival sideshows around the country.

November 2, 2011
Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson Resumes Australian Tour

Janet Jackson flew into Brisbane last night after cutting short her Australian tour two weeks ago to be with her family during the Dr. Conrad Murray trial in Los Angeles.

November 2, 2011
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Big Scary, Avalanche City In SXSW 2012 First Round

Melbourne’s Big Scary, Sydney’s The Black Ryder and Auckland’s Avalanche City are three of the first bands named to play SXSW 2012.

November 2, 2011
Chris Cornell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Big Day Out Lees and West Split

The Lennon & McCartney of Australian music festivals Vivian Lees and Ken West have split.

November 1, 2011
Kylie Minogue. image by Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles To Be Inducted Into ARIA Hall of Fame

ARIA will induct Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles into the ARIA Hall of Fame at the 2011 ARIA Awards on November 27.

October 31, 2011
Meat Loaf - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Meat Loaf Falls Ill, Postpones New Zealand Show

Meat Loaf fans in New Zealand were left without a Meat Loaf show minutes before doors were due to open last night when the singer fell ill.

October 29, 2011
Georgia Fair - Photo By Ros OGorman
Sydney Folk Duo Georgia Fair Book Melbourne Launch

Hyped Sydney neo-folk act Georgia Fair have organised an intimate Melbourne album launch.

October 28, 2011
Steve Winwood - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Steve Winwood, Melbourne, October 29, 2011

Steve Winwood must have been absent from Australia for about 16 years. He would have been in his late 40s last time he was here. Now he is in his early 60s.

October 28, 2011
Steely Dan - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Steely Dan, Melbourne, October 27, 2011

When Steely Dan last toured Australia in 2007 the show was technically perfect but musical dull. They played like high paid session musicians, a great sound but no passion. Last night when they played Melbourne again on their second Australia tour they were brilliant.

October 28, 2011
'Straight To You' tribute concert
Nick Cave Tribute Concert Details Revealed

Adalita, Lanie Lane, Urthboy and more confirm their songs for the Nick Cave tribute concert Straight To You.

October 28, 2011
Amy Lehpamer (Sherrie) and Justin Burford (Drew), Rock Of Ages - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Sydney Bones Rock of Ages

The Rock Of Ages musical has been dropped for Sydney due to poor ticket sales.

October 27, 2011
Midnight Juggernauts - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Midnight Juggernauts To Soundtrack Retro Filmreels

Melbourne psych-dance group Midnight Juggernauts will perform a score to classic UK filmreels at ACMI.

October 27, 2011
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton Takes You To The Set Of The New Video. Win Tickets

In episode 9 of the Dolly Parton webisode series Dolly Parton takes you to the filming on the first single from her new album ‘Better Days’.

October 26, 2011
Slipknot. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Soundwave Melbourne Leg Sells Out

The Melbourne leg of Soundwave has sold out in record time, with Brisbane and Sydney to follow.

October 26, 2011
Jimmy Barnes, Cold Chisel. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Cold Chisel Release More Tickets

Cold Chisel have released more tickets for their Light The Nitro tour 2011.

October 25, 2011
Yuksek And Aussie Indie Stars Added To Pyramid Rock

French electro-pop DJ Yuksek and the hottest Aussie indie acts make up Pyramid Rock’s second announcement.

October 25, 2011
Jamie McKew - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Judy Collins, Clare Bowditch, Lanie Lane To Play Port Fairy Folk Music Festival

The Port Fairy Folk Music Festival will celebrate 35 years in March with performances from Judy Collins, Clare Bowditch and Lanie Lane.

October 25, 2011
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton Talks About Her Biggest Hits, Win Tickets

Dolly Parton does have a favourite song. What was it?

October 25, 2011
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Lil Wayne Announces Australian Sideshows

Hip-hop icon Lil Wayne announces mammoth sideshows off his Australian tour with Eminem.

October 25, 2011