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Steve Hyams Who Introduced Bowie To Mott The Hoople Dies At 62

Steve Hyams, a journeyman singer and guitarist who played with some of Britains' most progressive bands, died back on May 11 in Kingston upon Thames, Britain, although his passing is only now coming to light. Hyams had long battled heart problems. He was 62.

June 6, 2013
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One Direction Wax Statues Cause Mass Hysteria In London

One Direction's waxworks are causing mass hysteria and crying, prompting Madame Tussauds to hire a "tissue attendant".

June 6, 2013
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Recording Of New Newton Faulkner Album To Be Streamed Live 24/7

The double number one, multi-platinum, Brit nominated, acoustic guitar virtuoso Newton Faulkner is about to make a bit of history, as the recording of his fourth album 'Studio Zoo' is being streamed live online, 24/7 for 5 weeks from next week - like The Truman Show, but this time it's for real!

June 6, 2013
George Michael, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
George Michael Escapes Criminal Charges For Car Incident

George Michael won't face criminal charges for falling out of a moving vehicle in England last month.

June 6, 2013
Paris Jackson
Michael Jackson’s Daughter In Apparent Suicide Attempt

Michael Jackson's daughter has reportedly been hospitalised after allegedly trying to end her life.

June 6, 2013
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Stephen Stills And Kenny Wayne Shepherd Put The Rides Super Session Together

Stephen Stills’ latest musical project is The Rides, a new supergroup with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg.

June 6, 2013
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Whitney Houston’s Daughter Is Evicted

Whitney Houston's daughter has reportedly been evicted from her Georgia apartment.

June 6, 2013
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Deep Purple Play Morocco

Deep Purple opened the next leg of their Now What?! World Tour on Friday night at the Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco with a set list highlighting their storied past plus three tracks from the new album.

June 6, 2013
Cash Stamp
Johnny Cash ‘Forever’ Stamp Released Today By US Postal Service

The Johnny Cash commemorative stamp was released today by the United States Postal Service. Being a "forever" stamp, you can stock up and use them at anytime in the future no matter the current postal rate for a letter.

June 6, 2013
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Paul Kelly To Showcase Spring and Fall Album On Tour

Paul Kelly will undergo one of his most extensive East Coast Australian tours across July and August.

June 6, 2013
Kate Ceberano - Photo by Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Kate Ceberano To Release First Original Album In 10 Years

‘Magnet’ is the name of the first original song from Kate Ceberano's first original album in 10 years.

June 6, 2013
Boy George, Noise11, Photo
Boy George Is The Dharma Queen

Boy George will release his new song ‘Coming Home’ under the artist name Dharma Protocol featuring Boy George.

June 5, 2013
Andrew Stockdale, Wolfmother, 2013, Music Bowl, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Andrew Stockdale Postpones All Aussie Dates Except One

Andrew Stockdale has postponed all of his upcoming Australian dates except for one "due to international commitments" for his new album ‘Keep Moving’.

June 5, 2013
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ARIA Midweek Report: Delta And Gurrumul Could Be No 1

A week after the reconciliation week, and week in which we lost his former band mate from Yothu Yindi; Geoffrey Gurrumul and Delta Goodrem’s rendition of his song “Bayini” could be headed for a No.1 debut this week in Australia.

June 5, 2013
Tex Perkins A Day On The Green, 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Tex Perkins Returns Johnny Cash For The Man In Black

Tex Perkins will once again become Johnny Cash for an encore performance run of The Man In Black.

June 5, 2013
Billy Idol Photo by Karen Freedman
Billy Idol Has A Busy Year Ahead

Billy Idol is looking at a very busy 2013 and an even busier 2014.

June 5, 2013
Paul Anka
Paul Anka Sued By Mohamed Al-Fayed Over Dodi Story

Paul Anka is on the receiving end of a lawsuit brought by Mohamed Al-Fayed, the father of the late Dodi Fayed.

June 5, 2013
Grammy Awards, music news,
Changes To Grammy Awards Categories

The Recording Academy is continuing what they call the "continuing evolution" of the Grammy Awards with changes in three categories.

June 5, 2013
Mercury The Great Pretender
Rose d’Or Award For Freddie Mercury Documentary

The 52nd Rose d'Or Awards were held on Thursday night in Brussels, honoring the most creative entertainment television programs from around the world. Over forty countries participate, submitting nominees in each of the award's six categories.

June 5, 2013
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Short Stack’s Diviney Returns With Sex / Games

Former Short Stack frontman Shaun Diviney has put his punk origins aside for his rock based EP ‘Sex/Games’ which he had crowd-funded through Pledge Music.

June 5, 2013
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting Writes New Album And Possible Broadway Show

After ten years of live albums, reimaginings of his catalogue and lute music, Sting is finally returning to the studio to record a new material.

June 5, 2013
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
First Live Aerosmith DVD In 9 Years Released

Eagle Rock Entertainment release 'Rock For The Rising Sun' by Aerosmith. This is a simultaneous release on DVD, Blu-ray and digital formats.

June 5, 2013
New Kids On The Block
New Kids On The Block Cancel Canadian Gig Due To Border Dispute

New Kids on the Block have cancelled their Tuesday night show in Ottawa due to a border dispute.

June 5, 2013
Paul Weller: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Weller To Do Some Small Dates In The US

Paul Weller is coming to U.S. in July because "I just fancied playing a few American shows."

June 5, 2013
The Dead Daisies, Marco Mendoza, David Lowy, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Dead Daisies Added To Uproar Festival With Alice In Chains and Jane’s Addiction

International supergroup The Dead Daisies will perform across the USA as part of the Uproar Festival, which also features Alice In Chains and Jane’s Addiction.

June 5, 2013
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Taylor Swift And The Rolling Stones Perform As Tears Go By

Taylor Swift performed the rarely played ‘As Tears Go By’ with The Rolling Stones in Chicago last night.

June 4, 2013
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Barbra Streisand Is Best-Selling Female Artist Ever

Barbra Streisand has received 10 Grammys, including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement and Grammy Legend Awards, 51 gold albums, 30 platinum albums, and 13 multi-platinum albums.

June 4, 2013
Susan Boyle
Susan Boyle Offers Advice To Aspiring Artists

Susan Boyle has given advice to aspiring singers.

June 4, 2013
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Yellowcard Go Acoustic For 10th Anniversary Tour

Yellowcard have recorded an acoustic version of their ‘Ocean Avenue’ album to mark the 10th anniversary of it release and they will take it on tour across Australia.

June 4, 2013
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Sharon Jones Diagnosed With Cancer, Cancels Tour

Soul singer Sharon Jones has been diagnosed bile duct cancer and has had to cancel all upcoming performances.

June 4, 2013