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Bluesfest Line-Up To Be Announced On September 20

Bluesfest will announce the first announcement for the 2013 event this Thursday, September 20.

September 16, 2012
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Neil Young & Crazy Horse Record Epics For New Album

Neil Young & Crazy Horse will return to form with epic tracks on the next album ‘Psychedelic Pill’.

September 16, 2012
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Rod Stewart To Release First Original Album In 13 Years

Forget Rod Stewart’s cheesy Christmas album this year. The real record to wait for will be a brand new album of original songs with his band in 13 years due in March.

September 16, 2012
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Andrew Lloyd Webber To Bring Jesus Christ Superstar Back To Australia

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber has revealed plans to bring his new production of Jesus Christ Superstar to Australia.

September 16, 2012
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Gympie’s The Amity Affliction Tops ARIA Album Chart

145 years ago gold was discovered in the town of Gympie, Queensland, today though they can claim their first No.1 album by a local group; The Amity Affliction with their third album entitled “Chasing Ghosts” enters at No.1, the head of six Top 10 debuts this week.

September 16, 2012
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Guy Sebastian Tops Aussie Chart For 5th Week

Guy Sebastian spends a fifth consecutive week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with his longest running No.1 (so far) “Battle Scars” feat Lupe Fiasco, plus the song is now the equal third longest running chart-topper for 2012, tying with “Call Me Maybe” for Carly Rae Jepsen (TW-30).

September 16, 2012
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The Amity Affliction Beat The Presets, The xx and Kasey & Shane To No. 1

Queensland hardcore band The Amity Affliction will top the ARIA album chart tomorrow beating new releases from The Presets, The xx and Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson.

September 15, 2012
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Rufus Wainwright Surprised By Australia’s Lack of Marriage Equity

Newly married singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright has arrived in Australia only to be surprised by Australian politicians backward attitude to marriage equality.

September 15, 2012
Death Grips
Death Grips Deliver Crazy Interactive New ‘Video’

Californian glitch-hop act Death Grips debut an interactive online party for their new song ‘I’ve Seen Footage’.

September 14, 2012
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Carlos Santana Plans Memoir For 2014

Guitar shaman Carlos Santana will publish a memoir in 2014, with stories about Miles Davis, B.B. King and Eric Clapton.

September 14, 2012
Mammoth Mammoth
Oz Rockers Mammoth Mammoth Sign To Napalm Records

Scuzz-rock behemoth Mammoth Mammoth join Monster Magnet, The Sword and more on Austria’s Napalm Records.

September 14, 2012
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Kanye West’s All-Star Cruel Summer Compilation Leaks

The GOOD Music collaboration album Cruel Summer leaks early, and it’s streaming online.

September 14, 2012
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Engelbert Humperdinck’s Granddaughter Watches Him On TV

Engelbert Humperdinck’s granddaughter Kiki was clued to the TV this morning when her grandfather launched his new best-of ‘Release Me’ on the Today Show.

September 14, 2012
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American Idol Bosses Hope Keith Urban Will Bring In Country Fans

Keith Urban will bring 'a huge country following' to American Idol, bosses reportedly hope.

September 14, 2012
Robbie Williams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Performs His First Solo Show In Six Years

Robbie Williams made his live return in Leeds on Tuesday night (11.09.12).

September 14, 2012
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Santigold Debuts In Ibiza

Santigold's live performances are second to none - she's as notorious for her outlandish attire as she is for her boundary-crushing live shows.

September 14, 2012
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DMX Breaks Down Over Rift With Mother

DMX broke down crying when he spoke about his mother on live television yesterday.

September 14, 2012
Bat For Lashes
Bat For Lashes Offers Second Single ‘Marilyn’ For Free

After the success of her dramatic torch song ‘Laura’, Bat For Lashes gives away ‘Marilyn’ as a free download.

September 14, 2012
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Adele Rumoured To Be Singing Closing Song For New Bond Film

Adele is rumoured to be singing over the closing credits for the upcoming James Bond film after being spotted at Abbey Road studios, where the film's soundtrack is being produced.

September 14, 2012
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The Killers And Pink Lead This Week’s New Releases

The Killers, Pink, The Rubens, Carly Rae Jepsen, and Grizzly Bear lead a big week in new releases.

September 14, 2012
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Paul Simon To Perform At Star-Studded Charity Gig

For the last quarter century, Paul Simon has been quietly watching over a charity he founded with Dr. Irwin Redlener with the Children's Health Fund.

September 14, 2012
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Bonnie Raitt, Richard Thompson And Booker T. Jones Honoured At Americana Awards

The big winners at Wednesday night's Americana Awards may have been all modern artists but the Lifetime Achievement Awards honoured three of America's greats.

September 14, 2012
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Keith Urban Will Not Judge The Next Season Of The Voice

Country star Keith Urban has chosen touring and recording over judging singers on The Voice for another season.

September 14, 2012
AC/DC Live At River Plate
AC/DC Live CD Is Not First In 20 Years

AC/DC will release the audio from their Live A River Plate DVD on CD in November and for some reason claim it is their first live album in 20 years. That is complete rubbish.

September 14, 2012
Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson
Watch Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson Reviewed By Their Kids

Talon, Arlo and Poet, the kids of Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson, have reviewed their parents latest album ‘Wreck and Ruin’.

September 14, 2012
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Led Zeppelin To Release O2 Movie Celebration Day

Led Zeppelin will soon be on the big screen. A movie version of their London O2 concert from five years ago will be released to cinemas and then DVD. It has been titled ‘Celebration Day’.

September 13, 2012
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Christina Aguilera Tweets About New Single And Album

The Voice judge and pop diva Christina Aguilera reveals details about her new music on Twitter.

September 13, 2012
Russell Brand
Russell Brand Books Australian Tour

The rock star of comedy, Brit wit Russell Brand, has announced a national tour for November and December.

September 13, 2012
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Gomez Add Perth And Adelaide Shows To Tour

After “public outcry”, bluesy UK travelers Gomez add an Adelaide and two West Australian dates.

September 13, 2012
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Bob Dylan Responds To Wussies, Pussies, And Evil Motherf**kers

Dylan speaks about “wussies and pussies” who criticise his ‘quotation’, and the “evil motherfuckers” who called him Judas.

September 13, 2012