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The Temper Trap
The Temper Trap Announce Australian Tour Dates

On the verge of their second album, epic indie rockers The Temper Trap announce some odd tour dates.

March 15, 2012
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
Bruce Springsteen Beats Adele On US Chart And Ties Elvis Record

Bruce Springsteen has pipped Adele on the Billboard chart, tying with Elvis for third most number one albums.

March 15, 2012
Florence + The Machine. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Florence + The Machine, Karen O, PVT Join Vivid LIVE

Sydney’s Vivid LIVE arts festival has announced its line-up, including Florence + The Machine, Karen O, PVT, Amon Tobin, and Seekae.

March 15, 2012
Deep Sea Arcade
Deep Sea Arcade Preview Debut Album And Hit The Road

Hyped Sydney indie rockers Deep Sea Arcade stream their debut album Outlands and start Children Collide tour.

March 14, 2012
Alt-Rap Heroes Atmosphere Bring Full Live Band To Australia

Alternative hip-hoppers Atmosphere will bring a full live band, and Dilated Peoples' Evidence, to Australia.  

March 14, 2012
Caetano Veloso + David Byrne - Live At Carnegie Hall
Hear Samples From A David Byrne And Caetano Veloso Live Album

A 2004 Carnegie Hall live performance by David Byrne and Caetano Veloso finally gets a release and samples go up online.

March 14, 2012
Gossip To Return With Fifth Studio Album

The Beth Ditto-fronted Washington indie-soul act Gossip prepare their fifth album A Joyful Noise.

March 14, 2012
Paul Weller - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Weller Streams New Album Online

UK mod legend Paul Weller is streaming his new album Sonik Kicks online.

March 14, 2012
Dionne Warwick
Dionne Warwick: I Think Whitney Had A Heart Attack

Dionne Warwick says she believes Whitney Houston's “heart just gave out.”

March 14, 2012
Big Star at SXSW
Artists To Perform Big Star’s Third At SXSW

Members of R.E.M., The Posies, The Replacements and more perform Big Star’s Third album on the second anniversary of Alex Chilton’s death.

March 14, 2012
Patti Austin
McCoy Tyner and Patti Austin Head Up Melbourne Jazz 2012

Soulful jazz-belter Patti Austin and legendary pianist McCoy Tyner head up a fantastic line up of local and international jazz for the Melbourne Jazz Festival, 2012.

March 13, 2012
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Dr Drew What A Scumbag

Dr Drew really scrapped the bottom of the barrel tonight. The celebrity shrink preyed on Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Brown.

March 13, 2012
The Hives - photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Hives Tease New Song In A Video Series

Swedish rock royalty The Hives tease their new song ‘Go Right Ahead’ with some dapper videos.

March 13, 2012
The Bamboos - I Got Burned
The Bamboos New Single Features Tim Rogers

Revered Melbourne groove collective The Bamboos prepare a new single with You Am I’s Tim Rogers on vocals.

March 13, 2012
Rufus Wainwright - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rufus Wainwright To Release Out Of The Game

Rufus Wainwright previews his new Out Of The Game album with a teaser for the title track single.

March 13, 2012
CeeLo Green. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Cee Lo Green Appears On Daryl Hall’s New Live From Daryl’s House

Daryl Hall is welcoming Cee Lo Green as his guest on the 52nd edition of Live From Daryl's House.

March 13, 2012
Orbital Book Australian Tour And Prep New Album

UK electro veterans Orbital have booked an Australian tour for May to show off their reunion album.

March 13, 2012
The Shoes
Jake Gyllenhaal Goes On Killing Spree In New Video

Hollywood star Jake Gyllenhaal slaughters pretty young things in a new video from French act The Shoes.

March 13, 2012
Frank Turner And The Sleeping Souls
Frank Turner Adds NT and FNQ Shows

UK punk rock troubadour Frank Turner has added shows in Cairns, Townsville, Alice Springs and Darwin.

March 13, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Clocks Up Another Week Atop The ARIA Chart

Adele scores her 31st week at the top, but we have a new number one single from Fun with Janelle Monae.

March 13, 2012
One Direction
Hilarious. Matt Lauer Asks One Direction About 5 Year Plan

How funny. NBS’s Today Show host Matt Lauer asked One Direction if they had a 5 or 10 year plan. Hilarious, especially coming from the guy who just signed a $25 million a year contract to stay with NBC.

March 13, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball Tops UK Chart

The new Bruce Springsteen album Wrecking Ball has debuted at no. 1 in the UK.

March 13, 2012
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Oprah Winfrey Interviews Whitney Houston’s Daughter

Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has spoken publicly for the first time with Oprah Winfrey.

March 12, 2012
Steve Prestwich of Cold Chisel. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Cold Chisel Album Features Final Steve Prestwich Recordings

The new Cold Chisel album ‘No Plans’ features the final recorded moments of Steve Prestwich.

March 12, 2012
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Jack White Plays His First Solo Gig

Jack White took to the stage for a solo artist for the very first time this week playing for the third birthday of his Third Man Records birthday in Nashville.

March 12, 2012
Al Gore
Al Gore To Discuss New Media With Sean Parker At SXSW

Former US Vice President Al Gore will speak at SXSW in Austin on Monday.

March 12, 2012
Ian Turpie
Ian Turpie Loses Cancer Battle At 68

Australian 60s pop star and later game show host Ian Turpie has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 68.

March 11, 2012
Leo Sayer with the Chic singers Kimberley Davis (left) and Folami (right)
Leo Sayer Reviews Nile Rodgers and Chic For

In the 70s and 80s, the name Nile Rodgers together with partner Bernard Edwards built the foundations of dance music today through disco and the band Chic.

March 11, 2012
Bob Dylan image
Bob Dylan Recording At Jackson Browne Studio

Bob Dylan has been working on his next album at Jackson Browne’s studio in Los Angeles.

March 10, 2012
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Cancels All Shows Including SXSW

John Mayer has had to pull out of all of his upcoming performances including his SXSW showcase for next Saturday, March 18 citing health reasons.

March 10, 2012