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Thirsty Merc Road Stage Manager Killed In Car Crash, Drummer Mick Skelton Injured

Thirsty Merc’s stage manager Shane Cooper has died in a car crash in Streatham in western Victoria while drummer Mick Skelton has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

September 23, 2015
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It’s Official, Streaming Slaughters Music Sales

The day of the physical consumption of music may be ending sooner than we thought.

September 23, 2015
Mike Gibson
R.I.P. Mike Gibson 1940-2015

Australian broadcaster and journalist Mike Gibson has died at age 75.

September 23, 2015
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SETLIST: Farm Aid 2015 Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young

Farm Aid celebrated their 30th show on Saturday at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion in Chicago with their original lineup of the four main artists in the organization and a smattering of veteran and new musicians and bands, all for the benefit of the family farmer.

September 23, 2015
Herb Alpert
Herb Alpert Revives The Tijuana Brass

Over the years, Herb Alpert has experimented with a number of different sounds but it is the arrangements he used with the Tijuana Brass that have been the hallmark of his career.

September 23, 2015
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Buffy St Marie Wins Canada’s Polaris Prize

Buffy Sainte-Marie has won Canada's Polaris Prize for the best album of the year by a Canadian artist, beating out such artists as Drake, the New Pornographers and Caribou.

September 23, 2015
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Fatboy Slim To Headline New Electric Gardens Festival In Sydney

Fatboy Slim has been announced as the headline act for the brand new Electric Gardens Festival on Australia Day in Sydney.

September 23, 2015
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Duran Duran Have Highest Debut In Australia Since 1984

The new Duran Duran album ‘Paper Gods’ is the highest charting Duran Duran album is ‘Arena’ in 1984.

September 23, 2015
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Imagine Dragons Perform For The Muppets

The Muppets are back on television and Imagine Dragons took advantage of the exposure to appear on Miss Piggy’s talk show.

September 23, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Awards Sydney Date Revealed

The ARIA Awards will be back in Sydney for the third year in a row this year.

September 23, 2015
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Listen To Chris Cornell’s Incredible Cover Of Prince’s ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’

Chris Cornell has performed a haunting version of Prince’s ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ for Sirius XM in the USA.

September 23, 2015
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Jackson Browne Just Added To Bluesfest

Jackson Browne has just been added to Bluesfest just hours after the festival organisers announced Tom Jones, Noel Gallagher and The Decemberists.

September 23, 2015
Ben Cauley
R.I.P. Ben Cauley of The Bar-Keys 1947-2015

Ben Cauley, a founding member of Stax group The Bar-Keys, has died in Memphis at the age of 67.

September 23, 2015
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David Bowie Records New Track For ‘The Last Panthers’ Movie

David Bowie has recorded a brand new original song, which will feature in the opening credits for the forthcoming European crime thriller, The Last Panthers.

September 23, 2015
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Tom Jones, Noel Gallagher, The Decemberists Joins Bluesfest 2016

Sir Tom Jones has joined the Bluesfest line-up for 2016 and Noel Gallagher will be there as well.

September 23, 2015
Rod Stewart, photo by Mary Boukouvalas Noise11
Rod Stewart Does Disneyland

Actor Benicio del Toro enjoys going to Disneyland with Rod Stewart, much to his friends' amazement.

September 23, 2015
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Groove Armada Reveal New Song ‘Call Me’ #LISTEN

Following on from their Little Black Book album for Moda Black, Groove Armada have just announced an original new production, 'Call Me'.

September 23, 2015
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New Eagles Of Death Metal ‘Silverlake’ #LISTEN

Jesse Hughes and Joshua Homme, co-founders of American rock band EODM (Eagles Of Death Metal) have shared a new track 'Silverlake' from their forthcoming album 'Zipper Down'.

September 23, 2015
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Geezer Butler, Roger Taylor Join Peace Tracks Project

Leading peacebuilding charity International Alert is delighted to announce the worldwide release of Peace Tracks, a global collaborative music project that brings together celebrated recording artists with musicians from around the world.

September 23, 2015
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Madonna’s Bizarre Feet Kissing Ritual

Madonna has reportedly forced one of her Rebel Heart Tour dancers to smooch toes after arriving late to rehearsal.

September 23, 2015
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Britney Spears May Appear In Orange Is The New Black

Actress Taryn Manning hopes Britney Spears will pop up on the set of Orange is the New Black.

September 23, 2015
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bono Joins Global Citizen Festival

Over a dozen world leaders and prominent activists have announced their on-stage participation in the 2015 Global Citizen Festival, including Bono.

September 23, 2015
UB40
UB40 UK Tour Dates

UB40's three founding members will be making a triumphant return to UK shores early next year having wowed audiences stateside with a massive North American tour.

September 22, 2015
John Mayer photo, Deni Bluesfest 2014, Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer and Katy Perry Reunite

John Mayer and Katy Perry reportedly 'held hands' in public over the weekend.

September 22, 2015
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Carly Rae Jepsen Is A Pranking Pro

Call Me Maybe singer Carly Rae Jepsen didn't turn "naughty" until college.

September 22, 2015
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Rita Ora Is Working With New Artists

Singer Rita Ora sought out "young and hungry" artists for her new album.

September 22, 2015
Josh Groban performs an intimate show at Chapel Off Chapel in Melbourne on Friday 24 July 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Josh Groban UK Dates

Having already sold-out three shows this autumn in support of his first UK #1 album with 'Stages', multi-Platinum and multi-million selling artist Josh Groban has now confirmed an extended UK tour that commences next May.

September 22, 2015
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Gwen Stefani Says Music Is Like An Impossible Pregnancy

Gwen Stefani feels like she's 'pregnant with 14 babies all at once' when writing music for an album.

September 22, 2015
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Jessie J Has A Fan In Taylor Lautner

Actor Taylor Lautner is a huge fan of Jessie J, who he calls an "awesome" singer.

September 22, 2015
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Pixie Lott To Mend Broken Hearts

Brit pop singer Pixie Lott will be taking to the stage at the British Heart Foundation's (BHF) Tunnel of Love event on November 11th at London's Victoria & Albert Museum to help raise funds for its Mending Broken Hearts Appeal.

September 22, 2015