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McDonalds Agrees To Pay Its SXSW Bands

McDonalds has rethought its initial exploitation of artists at SXSW by now agreeing to pay all acts that showcase during their marketing blitz on the music conference in Austin next week.

March 12, 2015
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SXSW Issues Drone Alert

The main issue with holding an interactive conference in the 21st century is easy access to the latest technology. That in mind, the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas has had to take the precautionary step of banning drones.

March 12, 2015
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Fifa Riccobono To Receive Ted Albert Award

Fifa Riccobono has been named as the 2015 recipient of Australia’s most prestigious industry honour, the Ted Albert Award.

March 12, 2015
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Tame Impala Release Let It Happen And North American Dates

Tame Impala will spend all of April and May and early June in North America.

March 11, 2015
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SXSW Aussie BBQ Line-up Confirmed

Australia will take over the whole of Brush Square Park in Austin, Texas on March 20 to deliver two stages and 22 acts during SXSW.

March 11, 2015
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Splendour In The Grass and Falls Festival Reveal SXSW Party Players

Australian promoters Secret Sounds will host a SXSW party for their Splendour In The Grass and Fall Festival events next week in Austin, Texas.

March 11, 2015
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Giorgio Moroder To Play Headline Shows For Australia And New Zealand

Giorgio Moroder will perform his own shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland as sideshows to the Kylie Minogue dates.

March 11, 2015
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Sheppard Perform Geronimo On US Today Show

Sheppard have appeared on The Today Show in the USA.

March 11, 2015
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Mumford & Sons – Believe LISTEN

Mumford & Sons are pleased to unveil the first single from their forthcoming new album, 'Wilder Mind'.

March 11, 2015
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Snoop Dogg To Deliver Keynote At SXSW

Snoop Dogg has been named keynote speaker for SXSW 2015.

March 11, 2015
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Marvin Gaye Family Wins Legal Suit Against Robin Thicke

The family of the late Marvin Gaye are today millions of dollars better off after a court ruled they were ripped off by Robin Thicke.

March 11, 2015
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Alice In Chains Set 2015 US Dates

Alice In Chains have announced the first dates for their 2015 tour.

March 11, 2015
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Madonna Rebel Heart Is Her Hit Or Miss Moment

Madonna 'Rebel Heart' will be the "hit of miss" moment for the pop superstar.

March 11, 2015
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Kraftwerk Sues Tech Company Over Use Of Name

Kraftwerk have taken legal action against a tech form using its band name.

March 11, 2015
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Bette Midler Covers TLC Waterfalls LISTEN

Bette Midler has covered the TLC classic 'Waterfalls' on her new album 'It's The Girls'.

March 11, 2015
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R&B Star Angie Stone Arrested For Assault

Angie Stone has been arrested in Atlanta for allegedly hitting her 30-year-old daughter with a metal stand and knocking out her front teeth.

March 11, 2015
Marvin Gaye
First Seven Marvin Gaye Albums To Be Released As Box Set

The first of three LP box sets collecting the albums of Marvin Gaye is expected to be released on April 20 in the U.K. and April 21 in the U.S.

March 11, 2015
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AC/DC Release Rock The Blues Away Video

AC/DC have revealed the third video from their ‘Rock Or Bust’ album ‘Rock The Blues Away’.

March 10, 2015
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Henry Wagons Becomes A Double J Jock

Henry Wagons has been named as the replacement for Emma Swift on Double J.

March 10, 2015
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Oh Mercy Return With Shows And A New Song

Alex Gow will return to live work with a brand new song called ‘Sandy’.

March 10, 2015
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Gregg Allman Biopic Director Sentenced To Two Years For Involuntary Manslaughter

Randall Miller, the director in charge of the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider when 27-year-old camera assistant Sarah Jones was killed in an on-set accident, has plead guilty to involuntary manslaughter.

March 10, 2015
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Rolling Stones To Announce US Tour This Week

The Rolling Stones are expected to announce a 14 date US tour starting in May this week.

March 10, 2015
Hoodoo Gurus Mark Kingsmill
Mark Kingsmill To Play His Last Hoodoo Gurus Show This Weekend

Hoodoo Gurus stalwart drummer Mark Kingsmill will play his last show with the band this Saturday at the Red Hot Summer tour in Ballarat this Saturday.

March 10, 2015
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Triple J Scores Big Survey Wins In Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth

Triple J is continuing to dominate prime demographics with the release of the first radio survey of 2015 today.

March 10, 2015
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Sam Smith And John Legend Collaborate On Lay Me Down

Sam Smith has recorded a new version of his song ‘Lay Me Down’ with John Legend.

March 10, 2015
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FFS Franz Ferdinand And Sparks Collaborate

Classic rockers Sparks have come together with Franz Ferdinand to form the group FFS for an album and a series of dates this summer.

March 10, 2015
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Crosby Stills & Nash Debut New Songs In Japan

Crosby, Still & Nash chose Tokyo to debut new songs last week.

March 10, 2015
Daniel Johns
Daniel Johns Releases Second Solo Song Preach LISTEN

Former Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns has given fans a second serving of his forthcoming solo record with the new song ‘Preach’.

March 9, 2015
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Whitesnake Off Kiss Australian Tour

Kiss are in need of a new opening act for their upcoming Australian tour after Whitesnake dropped off the bill.

March 9, 2015
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The Dead Daisies Become First Western Rock Band To Play Cuba

Supergroup The Dead Daisies have become the first western rock band to play in Cuba since the Obama administration reopened trade ties with the country.

March 9, 2015