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U2 and Apple
U2 Apologises Again For Spamming Fans

U2 has used an interview with Rolling Stone to apologise, once again, for the Songs of Innocence / iTunes debacle and to detail what is coming in the next couple of years.

October 25, 2014
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Glen Campbell Lands First Hit In 33 Years

Glen Campbell's touching final recording, I'm Not Going to Miss You, has struck a chord with fans, sending the singer into the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time in 33 years.

October 25, 2014
Whitney Houston, music news,
Clive Davies Says Industry Sank After Death Of Whitney Houston

Clive Davis thinks the music industry has suffered tremendously since Whitney Houston's death.

October 25, 2014
Bret Michaels. image by Carrie Reiser
Fake Bret Michaels Fools People Online

Bret Michaels is a victim of internet fraud but he isn't the actual money-losing victim. He just appears to be the perpetrator.

October 25, 2014
Bob Seger Ride Out
Bob Seger Debuts At 3 in USA

Bob Seger have set a new career record with a number 3 debut for his new album, Ride Out.

October 25, 2014
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Slipknot, Foo Fighters, AC/DC Line-up For iHeartRadio Music News

iHeartRadio Music News, powered by this week serves up the controversial new Foo Fighters song 'Something From Nothing' next to the song it is accused of ripping off Dio's 'Holy Diver'.

October 24, 2014
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Amanda Palmer, Paul Kelly Announced For MOFO 2015

MOFO will return Hobart in January with Amanda Palmer returning to the event as well as Paul Kelly with a line-up once again curated by Brian Ritchie.

October 24, 2014
Dan Sultan photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dan Sultan, British India, Husky, Lanie Lane To Play Free Cup Eve Show

Dan Sultan, British India, Husky and Lanie Lane will perform a free show at Melbourne’s new Margaret Court Arena on Melbourne Cup Eve (November 3).

October 24, 2014
Bob Seger Ride Out
Bob Seger Has Highest Charting Album In 28 Years

Bob Seger's new album, Ride Out, has sold around 56,000 albums during it's opening week, good enough to put it at number 3 for the week.

October 24, 2014
Flaming Lips With A Little Help From My Fwends
Flaming Lips, Aretha Franklin Lead Weeks New Music Releases

Aretha Franklin's new album as well as The Flaming Lips take on Sgt Pepper leads the new music releases this week.

October 24, 2014
Wilko Johnson photo by David Coombes, Noise11, Photo
Wilko Johnson Says He Has Beaten Cancer

Wilko Johnson reports he has mastered his battle with cancer.

October 24, 2014
AC/DC Rock or Bust
AC/DC Rock Or Bust Predicted To Sell 250k-350k First Week

AC/DC 'Rock Or Bust' could sell over 300,000 copies in its first week making it one of the fastest sellers of the year despite a forecast half of the last album first week sales.

October 24, 2014
Aretha Franklin, Noise11, Photo
Aretha Franklin Wants To Work With Stevie Wonder And Smokey Robinson

Aretha Franklin thinks it's "ridiculous" she hasn't collaborated with Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson.

October 24, 2014
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica To Release Some Kind Of Monster 10th Anniversary Edition

Metallica will be releasing a ten-year anniversary 2-disc Blu-Ray and DVD of their out of print, groundbreaking movie, METALLICA: Some Kind of Monster on November 24, 2104.

October 24, 2014
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Culture Club Play London REVIEW

Culture Club revisited the scene of their inaugural London gig in 1982 last night for their first reunion in twelve years. Heaven nightclub was London’s hottest ticket and were ecstatic to be there.

October 24, 2014
James Brown photo by Tim Cashmere
James Brown Rare Albums Released Digitally

James Brown fans have a reason to rejoice. Universal has released seventeen rare Brown albums digitally on all of the major retailers and streaming sites.

October 24, 2014
Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Cream Vinyl Box To Be Released

The entire output of the supergroup Cream will be compiled in a new vinyl box set Cream: 1966 - 1972. The set is due in November.

October 24, 2014
Kate Bush
Kate Bush Says Thanks For Coming To The Show

Kate Bush has written a thank-you note to her fans.

October 24, 2014
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Bette Midler Covers TLC Waterfalls LISTEN

Bette Midler has covered TLC's 'Waterfalls' for his first album in 8 years.

October 24, 2014
Fleetwood Mac with Christine McVie around Rumours, Noise11, Photo
Fleetwood Mac Rumours Passes 20 Million Sales In USA

Fleetwood Mac 'Rumours' has now old over 20 million copies in the USA in that year that not one 2014 releases has sold 1,000,000.

October 24, 2014
Alvin Stardust
Alvin Stardust Dead At 72

Alvin Stardust has died at age 72 just weeks after announcing his comeback.

October 23, 2014
Kasey Chambers, Iwaki Ausitorium, Melbourne 2014
Kasey Chambers Diagnosed With Nodules, Postpones Tour

Kasey Chambers has been forced to postpone her upcoming Australian tour after being diagnosed with nodules.

October 23, 2014
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Peter Hook To Perform New Order Albums For Australia And NZ

New Order founder and former member Peter Hook will tour Australia and New Zealand in 2015 to perform classic albums of New Order.

October 23, 2014
Neil Young Storytone
Neil Young To Hold His First Art Exhibition

Neil Young will present his first ever art exhibition in Santa Monica in November.

October 23, 2014
Milky Chance
Milky Chance Perform Miley Cyrus Wrecking Ball

Milky Chance visited the SiriusXM Studios in New York this week for a performance of Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’.

October 23, 2014
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Reveals 1989 Album Tracklisting

Taylor Swift has revealed the full tracklisting for her 5th album ‘1989’ via her Instagram account.

October 23, 2014
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Triple J To Celebrate 40 Years With Sydney Concert

Triple J will mark its 40th anniversary with a concert for Sydney in January.

October 23, 2014
Scott Weiland - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Scott Weiland, Carl Barat To Play SXSW

Scott Weiland will showcase his new band The Wildabouts at SXSW 2015.

October 23, 2014
Steve Kilbey: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Angus & Julia Stone, The Church, Ball Park Music To Play SXSW

Angus & Julia Stone, The Church and Ball Park Music are amongst the first Australian acts to be chosen to showcase at SXSW in Austin, Texas in 2015.

October 23, 2014
Drake, Avicii, The Prodigy To Play Future Summer 15

Drake will tour Australia for the first time as headliner for Future Summer 15, with Avicii and The Prodigy also on the bill for 2015.

October 22, 2014