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Jon Stewart Becomes TVs Highest Paid Host

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

August 21, 2013
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Busby Marou Lap Australia For Farewell Fitzroy Tour

Busby Marou will head around Australia to sing up the release of their second album ‘Farewell Fitzroy’ from August.

August 19, 2013
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Dead In A Second Release Chrissy Amphlett Tribute

Sydney band Dead In A Second have recorded a male vocal version of Chrissy Amphlett’s Divinyls classic ‘Boys In Town’ as a charity single.

August 19, 2013
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Tina Arena To Release First Album Of Original English Songs In A Decade

Tina Arena will release her first English language album of original songs since 2001 in October.

August 19, 2013
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Dan Sultan Records With Kings Of Leon Producer In Nashville

Melbourne singer songwriter Dan Sultan has been working on his third album in Nashville with Kings of Leon producer Jacquire King.

August 19, 2013
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The Screaming Jets Regroup For National Tour

The Screaming Jets will lap Australia one more time kicking off a national tour in Caloundra in October.

August 19, 2013
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The Cribs To Return To Australia

UK band The Cribs will return to Australia in October.

August 19, 2013
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The Replacements Reunite For Three Shows

The Replacements have their lineup in place for three upcoming reunion shows.

August 19, 2013
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First Hunters & Collectors Cover From Crucible Is From Birds Of Tokyo

Birds of Tokyo’s version of Hunters & Collectors ‘Talking To A Stranger’ is the first official single from ‘Crucible – The Songs Of Hunters & Collectors’.

August 19, 2013
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Jon Stevens Sings Disney’s Planes Main Theme

The Dead Daisies singer Jon Stevens can be heard singing the main theme song to the new Disney movie ‘Planes’.

August 19, 2013
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Lady Gaga Applause Flops With Fans

Lady Gaga fans have given her new single more of a slow clap than applause. The preview song from Gaga’s ‘ARTPOP’ album is stiffing with the fans.

August 19, 2013
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Ratt And Dokken Jet Makes Emergency Landing

A private jet carrying the bands Ratt and Dokken was forced to land Saturday afternoon when the smell of smoke was detected in the cabin.

August 18, 2013
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Michael Jackson And Justin Bieber Slave 2 The Rhythm Duet Leaks LISTEN

‘Slave 2 The Rhythm’, a song recorded by Michael Jackson just before his death in 2009 with vocals added later by Justin Bieber has surfaced online.

August 18, 2013
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ARIA Albums: RÜFÜS Debuts At Number One

Sydney indie-dance trio RÜFÜS take out the new No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart with their debut album “Atlas”, becoming the 678th album to reach the top of the Australian Albums Chart (1965 to 2013) and the 537th for ARIA (1983 to 2013).

August 18, 2013
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The Sweet Inspirations To Perform In Australia For First Time

The Sweet Inspirations, featuring the legendary Estelle Brown, will perform in Australia for the first time for the Elvis In Concert tribute show.

August 18, 2013
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ARIA Singles: Jason DeRulo Debuts At Number One

Jason DeRulo gains a bunch of second achievements this week, as his new single “Talk Dirty” featuring 2 Chainz enters at No.1, becoming his second No.1 and his second to debut at the top, plus it’s the second song of the year to enter at the top of the charts.

August 17, 2013