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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
Lady Gaga. image by Tim Cashmere
TwitBits: Lady Gaga, Tegan & Sara, Herbie Hancock, Blink-182 And More

Lady Gaga starts her foundation, Tegan & Sara plug an activist tee, Herbie Hancock has a doc, Blink-182 are bitter about myspace and heaps more.

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
Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons Debut New Song ‘Ghosts’

Folkie break-out artists Mumford & Sons have performed a new song during a radio spot.

November 3, 2011
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Insists He’s Not Done With Music

Pop icon-turned-movie-star Justin Timberlake says his music career isn’t necessarily over.

November 3, 2011
Chad Kroeger, Nickelback. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nickelback Won’t Get You Laid

Nickelback is the top turn-off for turning onto sex according to dating site

November 3, 2011
Philadelphia Grand Jury
Philadelphia Grand Jury Split

Sydney Indie Punk Soul band Philadelphia Grand Jury have called it quits.

November 3, 2011
Bernard Sumner of New Order. photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Order To Perform Without Peter Hook

New Order have reformed minus founding member Peter Hook.

November 2, 2011
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Passes 2 Billion YouTube Hits

Justin Bieber has become the first person in the world to clock up over 2 billion views on YouTube.

November 2, 2011
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Thom Yorke, Johnny Greenwood And DOOM Unveil Retarded New Song

Thom Yorke and Johnny Greenwood of Radiohead and rapper/producer DOOM release new song ‘Retarded Fren’.

November 2, 2011
Eliza Hull
Your New Favourite Artist: Eliza Hull

Moody electro-soul-jazz newcomer Eliza Hull bewitches with atmospherics.

November 2, 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
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Is A Father?

Justin Bieber is a dad? What tha? The news doing the rounds today is that Baby Bieber might have a Bieber Baby.

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
Beastie Boys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock Scores Off-Broadway Play

Ad-Rock from the Beastie Boys has written the soundtrack to an off-Broadway play written by his father.

November 2, 2011
50 Cent - photo by Ros O'Gorman images photo
TwitBits: Nicki Minaj, The Bronx, 50 Cent, A-Trak And More

Nicki Minaj is on a replying spree, The Bronx go arena-wide with Foo Fighters, 50 Cent has a new novel, A-Trak proposes to Kim Kardashian and heaps more.

November 2, 2011
Roger Waters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters To Bring The Wall Back To America

When Roger Waters took The Wall out on tour, it's doubtful that he saw it as being a multi-year trek. He's now 120 shows in and has played for 1.6 million people and he isn't done yet.

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
Avalanche City at
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
Amy Winehouse
New Amy Winehouse Album To Be Released

Island Records has scheduled what it is calling the third Amy Winehouse album ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures’.

November 1, 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
Rancid, Tim Armstrong
Tim Armstrong Debuts Rock and Roll Theater Webisodes

Rancid’s Tim Armstrong is releasing his new music via a webisode series called ‘Tim Timebomb’s RockNRoll Theater’.

November 1, 2011
Michael Jackson Immortal
LISTEN: Michael Jackson Immortal Megamix Released

The first track from the upcoming Michael Jackson album, Immortal, was released at 11:00 AM today.

November 1, 2011
Brian Eno, music news,
Brian Eno Announces New EP ‘Panic Of Looking’

Following his work on the new, chart-topping Coldplay album, super-producer Brian Eno delivers a new EP.

October 31, 2011
Rolling Stones Some Girls
The Rolling Stones To Release New Single On Vinyl

The Rolling Stones ‘No Spare Parts’ will be released as a limited edition 7” vinyl single.

October 31, 2011
Vampire Weekend - photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Bieber, Vampire Weekend, Bruno Mars, Tommy Lee And More

Bieber retweets Aziz Ansari, Vampire Weekend become a Halloween costume, Bruno Mars is in a strip club, Tommy Lee’s in Vegas, and heaps more.

October 31, 2011