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John Butler - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Butler Trio Join The Walking Dead

John Butler Trio has given us the first taste of their forthcoming album in the form of a zombified video for new single, ‘Only One’.

December 4, 2013
The Gin Club
The Gin Club Begin Their 10 Year Anniversary Tour This Week

To celebrate their tenth anniversary, The Gin Club set out on an extensive Australian tour.

December 4, 2013
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Gregg Allman, Gov’t Mule And Devon Allman To Play Bluesfest Sideshows

Gregg Allman, Gov’t Mule and Devon Allman will perform Bluesfest sideshows in Sydney and Melbourne next April.

December 4, 2013
Buddy Guy - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Melbourne Only Scores The Buddy Guy, James Cotton Blues Band, Charlie Musselwhite Triple Header Bluesfest Sideshow

Buddy Guy, The James Cotton Band and Charlie Musselwhite will team up for a Bluesfest triple header sideshow but in Melbourne in April.

December 4, 2013
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Suzanne Vega Adds Bluesfest Brisbane Sideshow Show

Suzanne Vega has added a Brisbane show when she heads to Australia for Bluesfest in 2014.

December 4, 2013
30 Seconds To Mars - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Rolling Stones And 30 Seconds To Mars Double Book Rod Laver Arena

There is a lot of confusion in Melbourne this morning with the announcement of The Rolling Stones Australian date overlapping the 30 Seconds To Mars interview at the same venue.

December 4, 2013
The Rolling Stones 14 On Fire, Noise11, Photo
The Rolling Stones 14 On Fire Australian Tour Dates 2014 Announced

The Rolling Stones have announced more Australian and one New Zealand date on their 14 On Fire tour.

December 4, 2013
The Dead Daisies performing in Wolverhampton, Noise11, Photo
The Dead Daisies To Play Tel Aviv

The Dead Daisies current tour has been extended with a new date added for Tel Aviv.

December 3, 2013
Dave Stewart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Stewart’s Daughter Kaya Preps First Release

Dave Stewart’s 13-year old daughter Kaya is working on her first release.

December 3, 2013
Of Mice And Men
Of Mice & Men Unveil New Track ‘You’re Not Alone’

Of Mice & Men have given us the first taste of their forthcoming third album, ‘Restoring Force’, in the form of new track, ‘You’re Not Alone’.

December 3, 2013
Camper Van Beethoven - Our Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart
Camper Van Beethoven Reissues Classic Albums

On the 25th Anniversary of the original release, Camper Van Beethoven will reissue, ‘Our Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart’ and ‘Key Lime Pie’, on February 14th, 2014.

December 3, 2013
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Are Taking Requests For Their Upcoming European Tour

Metallica have announced extra live dates for their European tour, and have asked fans to pick the set list for each show.

December 3, 2013
Matt Okine, Noise11, Photo
Matt Okine Replaces Tom Ballard On Triple J Breakfast

Stand-up comedian Matt Okine will co-host Triple J breakfast with Alex Dyson in 2014.

December 3, 2013
Jonny Greenwood performs at ACO Underground in December 2012_02, Noise11, Photo
Water By Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood To Premiere In Australia In 2014

‘Water’, a composition written by Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood for the Australian Chamber Orchestra will premiere live in Australia in 2014.

December 2, 2013
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Japan’s Bo Ningen Become First Act On Australia’s Black Night Crash Roster

Japanese band Bo Ningen has become the first act to sign with brand new Australian record label Black Night Crash Records.

December 2, 2013
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Muse Kick Off The 2nd Law Australian Tour In Perth

Muse have started their ‘The 2nd Law’ Australian tour with the first show in Perth on the weekend with a 22 song setlist and hints of AC/DC and Rage Against the Machine.

December 2, 2013
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Linda Ronstadt Faithless Love Gets Australian DVD Release

Linda Ronstadt’s ‘Faithless Love’, featuring a concert from her 1980 ‘Mad Love’ tour, has finally been given an Australian release through Possum Music.

December 2, 2013
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The Presets to Perform With Australian Chamber Orchestra

The Presets will team up with the Australian Chamber Orchestra for a series of shows titled ‘Timeline’ in 2014.

December 2, 2013
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Diana Krall To Perform With Australian Orchestras

Diana Krall will return to Australia to perform with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and the Perth Symphony Orchestra in February.

December 2, 2013
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Russell Morris Takes The ARIA Award For Proudest Moment

Australian music legend Russell Morris won his first ever ARIA Award last night after a 40 plus year career and it was the proudest moment of the night.

December 2, 2013
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ARIA Awards 2013 Complete Winners List

Tame Impala and Flume where the big winners at the ARIA Music Awards but the most rewarding award went to Russell Morris who picked up his first ARIA ever after 40 years in the industry.

December 2, 2013
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Pixies Split With Kim Shattuck

Although not yet confirmed by the band, the Pixies have gotten rid of their new bassist, Kim Shattuck.

December 1, 2013
One Direction, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: One Direction Land Another Number One

One Direction take out the top spot on the ARIA Albums Chart this week with their third consecutive No.1 album “Midnight Memories”, becoming the first British act since Coldplay to land three or more No.1 albums here.

November 30, 2013
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Singles: Eminem And Rihanna Still Rule

Eminem and Rihanna hold for a third week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with “The Monster”, giving Eminem now thirty accumulated weeks at the top in Australia, the same amount achieved by The Black Eyed Peas from their eight number ones.

November 30, 2013
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Bluesfest Wins NSW Tourism Award For Best Major Event

Bluesfest 2013 has won the Best Major Festival and Event Award at the NSW Tourism Awards held in Sydney this week.

November 30, 2013
Todd Rundgren, Trak, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Todd Rundgren Announces The Spirit Of Harmony Foundation

Todd Rundgren has started The Spirit of Harmony, a foundation to help school programs with music education.

November 30, 2013
Don Walker, Photo Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Don Walker, Caravan Club Melbourne, November 29, 2013

The first thing you notice at a Don Walker solo show is how completely different his audience is to those at a Jimmy Barnes gig. Jimmy epitomises the rock and roll pub culture. His audience come along to sing. Walker’s audience are a sophisticated, gracious lot who come to listen.

November 30, 2013
Phil Collins, Noise11, Photo
Phil Collins Hints At Genesis Reunion And Australian Tour

Phil Collins is preparing to return to music and now reunite Genesis and tour Australia.

November 30, 2013
Alesso, Noise11, Photo
Stereosonic Rocked With More Last Minute Cancellations from Alesso and Labrinth

The Stereosonic music festival has had two more last minute cancellations with Alesso and Labrinth cancelling one day before the start of the tour.

November 30, 2013
Bon Jovi, Photo By Damien Loverso
Prince William, Jon Bon Jovi and Taylor Swift Sing Livin’ On A Prayer VIDEO

Prince William became a rock star this week in England when he joined Jon Bon Jovi and Taylor Swift on stage to sing 'Livin' On A Prayer'.

November 30, 2013