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Bon Iver
Bon Iver Launches Towers Video

Bon Iver has released the latest video for ‘Towers’ just prior to the Australian tour.

February 28, 2012
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
360 Books National ‘Flying Tour’

Local hip-hop hero 360 books national dates as ‘The Flying Tour’ with Gossling, Hermitude and Bam Bam.

February 28, 2012
Jae Laffer, The Panics - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Naked And Famous and The Panics To Support New Order

New Order have chosen the special guests to support their Australian tour.

February 28, 2012
The Runaways, music news,
The Runaways Hint At Reunion

Bad blood may finally be behind former Runaways members Cherie Currie and Lita Ford, at least according to a post made last week by Currie on her official Facebook page.

February 28, 2012
Elvis Costello. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elvis Costello, Keith Richards, Eric Clapton Sing For Hubert Sumlin

On Friday night, an incredible group of musicians and artists came together to salute the late Hubert Sumlin at Harlem's Apollo Theater.

February 28, 2012
Mick Jones of Foreigner, music news,
Mick Jones of Foreigner Undergoes Heart Surgery

Mick Jones, founder and guitarist for Foreigner, undergone what has been called "urgent" heart surgery.

February 28, 2012
Santigold Says LMFAO Make Her Cry

In an interview, electro artist Santigold has said the success of “joke band” LMFAO makes her cry.

February 28, 2012
The Black Lips
Black Lips Add New Melbourne Show And Shift Sydney

Garage-rock nutters Black Lips have added another Melbourne show and upgraded Sydney.

February 28, 2012
Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks
Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks Gets 35th Anniversary Make-over

The seminal punk rock the Sex Pistols have inked a deal with Universal U.K. for the release of an expanded edition of their album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols.

February 28, 2012
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band To Play SXSW

Bruce Springsteen will be bringing the E Street Band to Austin to perform at SXSW ahead of the start of the world tour the following week.

February 28, 2012
ARIA, music news,
ARIA Reports Music Sales Down Slightly For 2011

The Australian Music Industry was still hammered by piracy in 2011 but the good news is that sales are starting to stabilize.

February 28, 2012
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
Final Bluesfest Announcement John Fogerty To Play Second Show

Peter Noble has unveiled the final announcement for Bluesfest 2012 with John Fogerty added in for a second performance at the festival on Monday April 9.

February 28, 2012
Limp Bizkit, Noise11, Photo
Fred Durst Calls Big Day Out Promoter A Fucking Asshole

Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit has used the stage at Soundwave to mouth off at the promoters for the Big Day Out, calling them “fucking assholes”.

February 27, 2012
Muse in the studio Feb 2012
Muse Get Horny For New Album

Muse are using a horn section on their next album.

February 27, 2012
My Disco
My Disco Announce April Shows And Offer New Video

Beloved post-punk trio My Disco book four shows in April and reveal their first video.

February 27, 2012
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards And Eric Clapton Perform For Hubert Sumlin

Keith Richards joined Eric Clapton onstage at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem for a benefit concert in the name of the late Hubert Sumlin to raise money for the Jazz Foundation.

February 27, 2012
Robin Gibb. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robin Gibb Undergoes More Cancer Treatment

Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees is back in a London hospital undergoing more treatment for liver and colon cancer.

February 27, 2012
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath Add Sole US Date

What sounded like a one-off reunion of the original (or mostly original) Black Sabbath at this year's Download Festival has expanded, to one additional show.

February 27, 2012
Gotye image photos
Watch New Gotye Video Easy Way Out

Wally De Backer, a.k.a. Gotye, finally has a new song after ‘Something That I Used To Know’. ‘Easy Way Out’ is his latest single and video from ‘Making Mirrors’.

February 27, 2012
Sergio Mendes
Muppets Beats Sergio Mendes For Oscar

‘Man or Muppet’ for The Muppets movie has won the best Original Song music award at the Oscars.

February 27, 2012
Troy Cassar-Daley at, Noise11, Photo
Troy Cassar-Daley Readies Eighth Album Home

Troy Cassar-Daley will release this eighth studio album his Friday.

February 27, 2012
Colour Coding
Operator Please Meet Colour Coding

Tim Commandeur and Chris Holland of Operator Please have a new project called Colour Coding.

February 27, 2012
Paul Williams and Stephen Kessler. photo from
Paul Williams To Speak At SXSW

Legendary songwriter Paul Williams has been a last minute addition as a speaker for SXSW.

February 27, 2012
Taylor Swift. image by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift Asks Leukemia Patient To Be Awards Date

Taylor Swift knocked back a teen leukemia patient who asked her to be his prom date… but returned with a far better counter-offer.

February 27, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Retains Top Spot On This Week’s ARIA Chart

Adele equals Delta Goodrem’s record, and not much else happens, in this week’s ARIA Chart wrap.

February 27, 2012
Bon Iver
Golden Plains Playing Times

Golden Plains playing times have been announced.

February 27, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Radiohead Australian Dates Announced

Radiohead will mount an East Coast tour of Australia in November.

February 27, 2012
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
Bruce Springsteen Plays Surprise Gig In New Jersey

Bruce Springsteen performed in a small New Jersey club on Saturday night for a fund-raiser for his former trainer Tony Strollo.

February 26, 2012
Johnny Cash Bootleg IV
Johnny Cash Would Be 80 Today

February 26 marks the 80th birthday of Johnny Cash.

February 26, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen To Release Studio Version Of Land Of Hope And Dreams

The new Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band album ‘Wrecking Ball’ will include a studio version of ‘Land Of Hope And Dreams’, a song Springsteen has been performing live for more than a decade.

February 26, 2012