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Bono and U2. image by Ros O'Gorman
Deluxe U2 Achtung Baby On The Way

U2 is putting the deluxe treatment on their 1991 album Achtung Baby with everything from a one-CD remaster of the original album to a six-CD/4-DVD/5-vinyl singles Uber box set.

October 6, 2011
Frankie Valli
Frankie Valli and the Four Season To Tour Australia

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will be in Australia for a national tour next March and April.

October 6, 2011
Nick Lowe
Nick Lowe Aussie Tour Announced

Nick Lowe will return to Australia next March.

October 6, 2011
Adele images photo
Adele Cancels US Tour

Adele has been forced to cancel her upcoming US tour because of a haemorrhage on her vocal chord.

October 6, 2011
TV On The Radio. Photo by Tim news,
TV On The Radio Announce Two Sideshows

TV On The Radio have announced Harvest Festival sideshows in Melbourne and Sydney.

October 6, 2011
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber To Release Christmas Album

Justin Bieber is finally going to release an album that isn’t those same damn songs again in a different order or remix. He has a Christmas album on the way.

October 6, 2011
Sigur Ros - Inni
Sigur Ros Announce Double Live Album And Film For November

The mystery has been solved: Icelandic act Sigur Ros’ Inni teaser is for a double live album and film.

October 6, 2011
PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey And Dresden Dolls Lead MONA FOMA 2012

PJ Harvey, Dresden Dolls and tUnE-yArDs will join revolutionary global acts at Tasmania’s MONA FOMA arts and music festival.

October 6, 2011
Steve Jobs image
Steve Jobs Dies At 56

Apple founder Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56. Jobs death was reported moments ago by Associated Press.

October 5, 2011
Kylie Minogue. image by Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Becomes A Doctor

Kylie Minogue has been awarded an honorary doctorate for her work in raising awareness of breast cancer.

October 5, 2011
Ozzy Osbourne, Noise11, Photo
Watch The Ozzy Osbourne Crazy Train Honda Ad

Honda is using the Ozzy Osbourne classic ‘Crazy Train’ done a cappella by a family in the new commercial for the Honda Pilot.

October 5, 2011
PJ Harvey
PJ Harvey Announces Australian Tour

Harvey’s tour will take in shows at the MONA FOMA Festival in Hobart, Tasmania, two shows at the Sydney Festival as well as headline shows in Melbourne and Perth.

October 5, 2011
The Simpsons
Fox Threatens To Axe The Simpsons

The current 23rd season of The Simpsons may be the last. 20th Century Fox says it will axe the longest running cartoon show in TV if the actors don’t take a significant pay-cut.

October 5, 2011
Neutral Milk Hotel
Neutral Milk Hotel Frontman Plays For Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Jeff Magnum, from indie icons Neutral Milk Hotel, has done a solo acoustic set for the Wall Street protesters.

October 5, 2011
California punks OFF! Announce Australian Tour

Hyper new punk act OFF!, featuring former Black Flag and Circle Jerks frontman Keith Morris, are coming to Australia.

October 5, 2011
Darren Middleton
Powderfinger’s Darren Middleton Joins Red Door Sounds Studio

Powderfinger guitarist and producer Darren Middleton has joined the fold at Chris Cheney’s Red Door Sounds studio.

October 5, 2011
Foo Fighters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Foo Fighters Plan Final Melbourne Ticket Release

This Friday October 7 sees the final ticket offering for the massive AAMI Park Foo Fighters shows.

October 5, 2011
Dez Fafara, DevilDriver, Coal Chamber
Coal Chamber To Reform For Soundwave

Coal Chamber will reform to play at Soundwave 2012. The first line-up announcement for Soundwave 2012 is expected this Friday. Dez Fafara from Coal Chamber has already let it be known the band is on the way back.

October 5, 2011
Cody Simpson. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Cody Simpson To Go Coast To Coast Around Australia

Cody Simpson will do a whip around Australia this week to meet fans in shopping malls.

October 5, 2011
Vybz Kartel
Jamaican Dancehall Star Vybz Kartel Charged With Murder

Controversial dancehall star Vybz Kartel has been charged with murder in Jamaica.

October 5, 2011
Michael Jackson Immortal
Michael Jackson Immortal CD Tracklisting

The Cirque du Soliel takes on a third artist (after the Beatles and Elvis Presley) to put their special spin on the artist's music and legacy with Michael Jackson's Immortal. The soundtrack to their latest show will be released on November 21 by Epic in a single and deluxe two-CD set.

October 4, 2011
Hank Williams Jr
Hank Williams Jr Calls Obama Hitler

Country star Hank Williams Jr has angered American’s of all sides after comparing President Obama to Adolf Hitler.

October 4, 2011
Steve Kilbey Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Steve Kilbey Launches The Greyhound

Steve Kilbey of The Church has launched Melbourne’s newest venue, the newly renovated Greyhound in St Kilda.

October 4, 2011
Angry Anderson and Rose Tattoo. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Angry Anderson May Run For Federal Seat As A National

The Rose Tattoo frontman is planning a tilt at politics as a National and is already eyeing off two federal seats in NSW.

October 4, 2011
Wagons at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Wagons, Diafrix, Metals Set For Free Docklands Gigs

Melbourne music fans will be treated to a series of free live music events at Docklands later this week.

October 4, 2011
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All Radiohead King Of Limbs Remixes Stream Online

Hear all nineteen remixes of tracks from Radiohead’s King Of Limbs streaming online.

October 4, 2011
The Kooks
Beirut And The Kooks Book Falls Sideshows

Falls Festival visitors Beirut and The Kooks have booked their sideshows in the new year.

October 4, 2011
Bon Iver
Bon Iver Adds Third Brisbane Show

The Bon Iver tour keeps rolling with a third and final Brisbane date.

October 4, 2011
Spin Doctors
Spin Doctors Tour 20 Year Old Pocket

The reformed Spin Doctors have taken their classic ‘Pocket Full Of Kyptonite’ on the road to mark the 20th anniversary of the release of the album.

October 4, 2011
Fleet Foxes
Fleet Foxes To Play Sydney Opera House

Fleet Foxes will be getting out of the pubs and clubs and grabbing some class when they play the Sydney Opera House next year.

October 3, 2011