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Ian Molly Meldrum Upgraded To Serious By Stable

The condition of Ian Molly Meldrum is continuing to improve and has been upgraded this morning from ‘critical’ to ‘serious but stable’.

December 21, 2011
Jon Bon Jovi is alive
Jon Bon Jovi Gives Death A Bad Name

Like a lot of his fans, Jon Bon Jovi also heard about his death today and wants fans to know “Heaven looks a lot like New Jersey”.

December 20, 2011
The Regal Ballroom
Melbourne’s Regal Ballroom To Begin Hosting Gigs

After the depressing news about the East Brunswick Club and the uncertain future of the Prince Bandroom it’s nice to know that there is a new venue opening its doors in 2012 – The Regal Ballroom.

December 20, 2011
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Molly Meldrum Text Messages To Be Displayed At Federation Square

Tomorrow morning (December 21) you are invited to text your message of support to Ian Molly Meldrum and the messages will be displayed on the big screen at Federation Square.

December 20, 2011
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50 Cent To Collaborate With Chaka Khan

After appearing on VH1’s Divas together, 50 Cent says he’s planning to collaborate with Chaka Khan.

December 20, 2011
Devin Townsend
TwitBits: Simon Cowell, Devin Townsend, Blur, The Game And More

Simon Cowell gets bitchy, Devin Townsend tweets at Nickelback, Graham Coxon from Blur gets hacked (we assume), The Game sics his fans on someone and heaps more.

December 20, 2011
Morning Of The Earth Presents Morning Of The Earth Dates is presenting the live concert dates for the classic surf film Morning of the Earth around Australia.

December 20, 2011
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Lil Band O Gold Offer Free Christmas Download

Louisiana’s Lil Band O Gold have dropped a surprise Christmas gig with a limited edition free download of ‘Santa’s Messin’ With The Kid’.

December 20, 2011
The Flag of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
The Music of North Korea

The closed off society of North Korea has been in the spotlight following the death of their “dear leader”, Kim Jong-Il and we thought we’d have a listen to the music of North Korea to mark the occasion.

December 20, 2011
Paul McCartney Standards album mixing at the Capitol Studios
Paul McCartney Working With Diana Krall On Standards Album

Paul McCartney is in the studio working on an album of standards plus two brand new songs with Diana Krall and her band.

December 20, 2011
Macy Gray, music news,
Macy Gray Covers Radiohead, My Chemical Romance and Arcade Fire

Macy Gray’s next studio album will feature her take on pop and rock songs with covers of songs by Radiohead, My Chemical Romance, Arcade Fire and more.

December 20, 2011
Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - Photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Foo Fighters Literally Rock New Zealand

A recent Foo Fighters show in New Zealand actually showed up on the Richter Scale.

December 20, 2011
Britney Spears Celebrates Engagement at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino)
Britney Spears Gets Great Mileage For Planet Hollywood

You’ve got to hand it to Britney Spears. Instead of paying for a hotel room, just being at the hotel can be value for an establishment.

December 20, 2011
Big Scary, music news,
Big Scary Offer Free Download Of ‘Cool Kids’

Melbourne indie duo Big Scary give away unreleased track ‘Cool Kids’ online.

December 20, 2011
A Day To Remember
A Day To Remember Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Post-hardcore breakthrough act A Day To Remember team with The Used and You Me At Six for sideshows.

December 20, 2011
Rolling Stones Some Girls
Watch: New Rolling Stones Video No Spare Parts

The Rolling Stones have released a new video for ‘No Spare Parts’, one of the tracks from the new and expanded ‘Some Girls’ album.

December 20, 2011
Molly Meldrum, Countdown Spectacular - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ian Molly Meldrum Opens His Eyes

Ian Molly Meldrum has opened his eyes for the first time since falling off a ladder at his Melbourne home last Thursday.

December 20, 2011
Kid Cudi for Heatwave Festival
Kid Cudi, Tech N9ne, D12 And More Visit For Heatwave Festival

Not enough festivals this summer? Add Heatwave with Kid Cudi, Tech N9ne, D12, Obie Trice, Crazy Town, Chamillionaire and more.

December 19, 2011
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Pink, Grizzly Bear, Raekwon, Lamb Of God And More

Pink’s proud of hubby, Grizzly Bear start a dating agency, Raekwon puts his luxury sedan at risk, Lamb Of God fret on their Korean tour, and heaps more.

December 19, 2011
Niagara and The Hitmen at The East Brunswick Club - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The East Brunswick Club To Close Its Doors

The rumours are true. The East Brunswick Club will be closing its doors for the final time in March.

December 19, 2011
Hilltop Hoods - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hilltop Hoods Release Three Videos For ‘I Love It’

Adelaide’s hip-hop kings Hilltop Hoods drop three videos for ‘I Love It’, from their forthcoming album Drinking From The Sun.

December 19, 2011
Dashboard Confessional
Dashboard Confessional Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Emo posterboy Chris Carrabba and his band Dashboard Confessional book sideshows outside Soundwave.

December 19, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Gets More Good News

Molly’s family and friends had more good news about Ian Molly Meldrum today with being told, “he is still critical but everyone is cautiously optimistic”.

December 19, 2011
Sublime With Rome
Byron Bay Bluesfest Announces Still More Bands

Byron Bay’s Bluesfest has been beefed up a little more with the addition of ten more bands to their already huge lineup.

December 19, 2011
Ralph MacDonald
Ralph MacDonald Dies Aged 67

Ralph McDonald, who had the track Calypso Breakdown on Saturday Night Fever, has died at 67.

December 19, 2011
The Black Seeds
The Black Seeds Give Away Free EP For Christmas

Kiwi funk dub sensation The Black Seeds give away an eight-track downloadable EP for Christmas.

December 19, 2011
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
Peter Gabriel Preps For 25th Anniversary Of So

If you are a Peter Gabriel fan and have some old memorabilia hanging around, then read more.

December 19, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
No News Is Good News For Ian Molly Meldrum

We won’t be hearing any new news about Ian Molly Meldrum today and that's good news.

December 19, 2011
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R.E.M. Deliver Final Fan Club Holiday Singles

After breaking up earlier this year, R.E.M. have delivered their final ever fanclub singles.

December 19, 2011
Dizzee Rascal. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Dizzee Rascal Works With Benji From Good Charlotte

Benji Madden from Good Charlotte reveals he’s working on UK grime breakout artist Dizzee Rascal’s new album.

December 19, 2011