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Pink Writes Two Songs For Cher

Pink has written two songs on the forthcoming Cher album 'Closer To The Truth'.

August 23, 2013
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Soundwave Line-Up Announced With Green Day, Alice In Chains, Stone Temple Pilots

Green Day will headline Soundwave 2014 and you can add Alice In Chains and Stone Temple Pilots (with Chester Bennington) to the list as well.

August 23, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Watch Elton John Home Again VIDEO

Elton John has released the first video from his upcoming album 'The Diving Board'.

August 23, 2013
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Green Day Play Dookie Live For Start To Finish VIDEO

Green Day played their breakout album, Dookie, in its entirety in London this week.

August 23, 2013
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Releases For August 23, 2013

New Releases for week commencing Friday 23rd August, 2013 (unless otherwise noted below).

August 23, 2013
Brandy, Noise11, Photo
Brandy Plays To 40 In South Africa

American R&B singer performed to a near empty stadium in South Africa this week after soccer fans vacated the game after it finished instead of staying for the entertainment.

August 22, 2013
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Lulu Added to Engelbert Humperdinck Duets Album

Engelbert Humperdinck has recruited Lulu to sing with him on his upcoming Duets CD and will head to the studio over the coming week to lay down the track.

August 22, 2013
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Billy Bragg To Play One Show Only In Sydney

Singer songwriter Billy Bragg will perform one show in Sydney in September.

August 22, 2013
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Coolio Sells Off Song Catalogue To Fund Cooking Career

Rapper Coolio, who has been in music for more than twenty years, is giving it all up to advance his cooking career.

August 22, 2013
Aretha Franklin, Noise11, Photo
Aretha Franklin Medical Mystery

Aretha Franklin has been going through something serious medically the last few years, but nobody but her closest confidants know what it is.

August 22, 2013
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Beatles Promoter Sid Bernstein Dies At 95

Music promoter and producer Sid Bernstein, most famous for bringing the Beatles to Carnegie Hall and Shea Stadium, has died. He was 95.

August 22, 2013
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David Cassidy Arrested For Drink Driving

David Cassidy was arrested early Wednesday morning outside of Albany, NY for driving while intoxicated.

August 22, 2013
Geoffrey Rush, John Foreman, Gary Young, Singing In The Rain, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Geoffrey Rush Makes Surprise Cameo In Singin In The Rain

Geoffrey Rush made a surprise cameo in the latest production of ‘Singin’ In The Rain’ from The Production Company in Melbourne last night.

August 22, 2013
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Dan Rosen and Artist Manager John Watson To Speak At Face The Music

The Face The Music conference has announced the first round of speakers with ARIA’s Dan Rosen and John Watson of Eleven/John Watson Management heading up with list.

August 21, 2013
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Bluesfest First Announcement Due Next Week

Bluesfest will announce the first round of artists next Tuesday, August 27.

August 21, 2013
Jon Stewart, Noise11, Photo
Jon Stewart Becomes TVs Highest Paid Host

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart makes as estimated $25-$30 million a year.

August 21, 2013
Boy and Bear Harlequin Dream, Noise11, photo
Midweek Chart Boy and Bear Look Good For Top Album

It’s a small race for the No.1 album spot this week between local favorites Boy & Bear with their second album “Harlequin Dream” and US rapper and OddFuture member Earl Sweatshirt with his second album “Doris”, which features Frank Ocean, Tyler the Creator, Mac Miller and RZA.

August 21, 2013
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Status Quo Reputation Goes Down Down Further In New Ad

One-time British rock legends Status Quo have lowered their reputation “down down” even further. Their latest supermarket ad is horrible.

August 21, 2013
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Matthew Sweet And Susanna Hoffs Release Under The Covers Volume 3

Seven years after covering the 60s and four years after taking on the 70s, Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs are back redoing the music of the 80s with Under the Covers, Volume 3, out November 12 from Shout! Factory.

August 21, 2013
Peter Cetera
Peter Cetera In Idaho Wildfire Nightmare

Peter Cetera's home in Ketchum, ID is currently being threatened by the wildfires that have spread to 126,000 acres in the area.

August 21, 2013
Paul Simon, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Paul Simon 15 CD Complete Album Collection Coming In October

The solo career of Paul Simon is chronicled on the upcoming 15-CD set The Complete Album Collection, due on October 15 via Legacy.

August 21, 2013
Lester Chambers
Lester Chambers Files 5 Million Lawsuit Over Stage Assault

Lester Chambers of the Chambers Brothers was attacked on July 13 while performing at the Russell City Hayward Blues Festival in Hayward, CA.

August 21, 2013
Freddie Mercury Tribute
Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert Set For DVD Release

Eagle Rock Entertainment will release the complete Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert from 1992 on September 2.

August 21, 2013
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica To Premiere 3D Movie At Toronto International Film Festival

Metallica has announced that the world premiere of their new 3-D movie Through the Never will be on September 9 at the Toronto International Film Festival.

August 21, 2013
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Cold Chisel Leaves Warner And Starts New Label

After 35 years and 6 million album sales Cold Chisel have left Warner Music to start their own label.

August 21, 2013
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Triple J Perth Win Is A Wake-Up Call For Commercial Radio

Triple J is Perth’s number one radio station and that is a real slap in the face for commercial radio stations.

August 21, 2013
Russell Morris, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Russell Morris, Archie Roach Added To Sounds Of Australia Archive

Songs by Russell Morris, Archie Roach, Peter Allen and The Atlantics have been added to the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia’s Sounds of Australia.

August 21, 2013
Kathy Griffin, Noise11, Photo
Kathy Griffin And Rob Schneider Are Coming To Australia Just For Laughs

Comedian Rob Schneider and comedienne Kathy Griffin (to be politically correct and at the same time sexist) will head to Australia in October for Just For Laughs comedy festival at the Sydney Opera House.

August 20, 2013
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith Cancels Shows In China

Aerosmith has been forced to cancel appearances at festivals in Shanghai and Taipai this Wednesday and Saturday.

August 20, 2013
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Four More Neil Young Shows Cancelled

Neil Young and Crazy Horse have cancelled their four upcoming North American shows citing doctor's orders to guitarist Frank "Poncho" Sampedro.

August 20, 2013