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Birds Of Tokyo, Ian Kenny, Karnivool, Noise11, Photo
Karnivool And Dead Letter Circus To Tour Together

In a pairing that will surely moisten the lips of fans, Karnivool and Dead Letter Circus have announced their ‘Polymorphism’ Tour.

November 4, 2013
The Gin Club
The Gin Club Celebrate Tenth Anniversary

After four albums The Gin Club are commemorating their 10 year anniversary by re-releasing their self-titled debut on vinyl and announcing a tour.

November 4, 2013
Dave Stewart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Stewart Confirms Eurythmics Began In Wagga Wagga

Eurythmics, one of the greatest pop bands of all-time, formed in the New South Wales city of Wagga Wagga.

November 4, 2013
Beth Orton, Noise11, Photo
Woodford Folk Festival Gets Boost From Queensland Government

As the Woodford Folk Festival heads into its 28th year the event is shaping up to be the biggest ever with thanks to the Queensland Government.

November 4, 2013
Yoko Ono. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Yoko Ono And John Lennon Never Expected Imagine To Be A Hit

The classic ‘Imagine’ would become John Lennon’s signature song but when it was written neither he nor Yoko expected it to be as big as it would become.

November 4, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by MaryMcCartney, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Confirms The Beatles Recorded A Song For Dogs

Sir Paul McCartney has confirmed that when The Beatles recorded the ‘Sgt Pepper’ album in 1967 they placed a sound in the recording that only dogs can hear.

November 4, 2013
Katy Perry Prism cover, Noise11, Photo
Katy Perry Declared A Biohazard In Australia

Australia’s Department of Agriculture has declared Katy Perry’s ‘Prism’ deluxe edition a biohazard.

November 4, 2013
Ed Sheeran, 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Joins Ed Sheeran On Stage In New York

Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran reunited on stage in New York this week during Ed's sold-out show.

November 3, 2013
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Sued By Blackstreet Singer

Blackstreet singer Teddy Riley has taken legal action against Lady Gaga over here 2009 song 'Teeth'.

November 3, 2013
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Share The Justin Bieber Love

Justin Bieber has found some unusual fans in Metallica.

November 3, 2013
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Erik Estrada Puts Foo Fighters Back Together

The Foo Fighters have Chips' star Erik Estrada to thank for getting their favourite band back together.

November 3, 2013
Deep Purple: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
Deep Purple To Release Live Album

Deep Purple will release a new follow-up recording to their latest album in late-November called The Now What?! Live Tapes.

November 3, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey In Car Crash In Los Angeles?

Morrissey info site is reporting that the UK singer has been released from hospital for whiplash suggesting the former The Smiths singer has been in a car accident.

November 3, 2013
Ted Nugent, music news
Kinky Freedman and Ted Nugent Make Another Political Run In Texas

In that fine line between politics and comedy Kinky Friedman and Ted Nugent are putting their hands up again.

November 3, 2013
Katy Perry Prism cover, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Albums: Katy Perry Prism Debuts At Number One

Katy Perry’s fourth album “Prism” becomes the thirty-first No.1 album for 2013 and her second consecutive chart-topping album, as seventy number one albums ago she debuted at the top with “Teenage Dream” (6-Sept-2010) (TW-42).

November 2, 2013
Dami Im, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Singles: Dami Im Is Alive At Number One

X-Factor 2013 winner Dami Im takes her debut original single “Alive” straight into ARIA Singles Chart at number one this week, achieving Gold (●) in sales in its first four days of sale.

November 2, 2013
Dead Daisies, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Dead Daisies Top Planet Rock UK Chart

Australian supergroup The Dead Daisies have loaded up at number one on the Planet Rock airplay chart in the UK with ‘Lock ‘N’ Load’.

November 2, 2013
The Killers, Photo, Noise11
The Killers Say American Music Is “Retarded”

The Killers have branded America 'retarded musically'.

November 2, 2013
Alan McGee at Bigsound 2011, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Alan McGee Set To Showcase New Label

Alan McGee changed the face of British music when he discovered Oasis in a Scottish club but record boss he now prefers the quiet life.

November 2, 2013
The Beatles Live At The BBC Volume 2, Noise11, Photo
Sample The Beatles On Air Live At The BBC Vol 2

The Beatles 'On Air - Live At The BBC Vol 2' will be released on November 11.

November 2, 2013
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel, Neil Young Announce New York Shows

Billy Joel and Neil Young will return to New York stages.

November 1, 2013
Debbie Harry, Blondie
Blondie Debuts New Songs On Project Runway All-Stars

Blondie debuted new songs from their upcoming album ‘Ghost Of Download’ on the reality TV show ‘Project Runway Allstars’ this week.

November 1, 2013
Icehouse, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Iva Davies To Reinvent Icehouse As DubHouse

Icehouse will scale right back for a couple of intimate shows for Sydney and Melbourne in December dubbed ‘Dubhouse’.

November 1, 2013
Dave Stewart performs for
Dave Stewart Supergroup To Create Music For The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Oscar and Grammy winning composer Hans Zimmer has recruited former Eurythmics guitarist Dave Stewart and an all-star cast for a supergroup to create music for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’.

November 1, 2013
Lou Reed, SXSW 2008, Ros O'Gorman Photo
Laurie Anderson Pens Tribute To Her Husband Lou Reed

Laurie Anderson, longtime partner and more recent wife of Lou Reed, has written a remembrance for their local newspaper.

November 1, 2013
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Arcade Fire, Cut Copy Leads New Releases For w/c November 1, 2013

Albums for Arcade Fire and Cut Copy lead the new releases for this week.

November 1, 2013
Neil Finn photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Finn Goes Indie For Third Solo Album

Neil Finn will release his third solo album as an independent release.

November 1, 2013
Eagles at Rod Laver Arena. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Eagles Roll Out 2014 Dates

The ‘History of the Eagles’ tour will continue throughout 2014 with more dates rolled out through to March, 2014.

November 1, 2013
Leonard Cohen, Noise11, Photo
Leonard Cohen Australian Shows Downsized

Leonard Cohen shows for Sydney and Melbourne have been moved to smaller venues.

November 1, 2013
James Blake, Splendor In The Grass, Photo, Ian Laidlaw
James Blake Wins Mercury Prize

James Blake can add Mercury Music Prize winner to his credits.

November 1, 2013