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Sandi Thom
Sandi Thom Returns With Help From The Black Crowes

Former aspiring “punk rocker” Sandi Thom delivers album number four with help from Rich Robinson and other Black Crowes.

May 22, 2012
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Billie Joe Armstrong Sang At Mark Zuckerberg Wedding

If Green Day was your favourite band you would probably have the DJ play a few Green Day songs at your wedding but when you are billionaire Mark Zuckerberg, you have the real thing. Well, almost.

May 22, 2012
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Michael Jackson 25th Anniversary Bad On The Way

Sony will mark the 25th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ album with the anniversary three CD and one DVD edition of the album in September.

May 22, 2012
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Musicians Pay Tribute To Robin Gibb Of The Bee Gees

A broad range of musicians have tweeted their condolences and memories of Bee Gee Robin Gibb, who died today.

May 21, 2012
Xavier Rudd
Xavier Rudd Announces A Mammoth Tour For Spirit Bird

On the verge of his new album Spirit Bird, roots hero Xavier Rudd books a continent-spanning tour.

May 21, 2012
Jonathan Boulet
Jonathan Boulet Announces Details Of His Second Album

Sydney tribal folk auteur Jonathan Boulet introduces his second album with a title, tracklist and release date.

May 21, 2012
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The Black Sabbath Soap Opera Keeps Getting Sillier

Black Sabbath ‘Spinal Tap’ story just keeps on going. The latest episode in the band vs Bill Ward bickering comes after their first gig from Ward himself.

May 21, 2012
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Van Halen Coming To Australia In August?

After postponing their US tour, David Lee Roth has let it slip that Van Halen’s next plans are for Japan and Australia.

May 21, 2012
Pitbull
Pitbull and Taio Cruz To Tour Australia

Pitbull will tour Australia in August with Taio Cruz.

May 21, 2012
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Keith Urban Tops This Week’s ARIA Chart

The Voice pushes Keith Urban’s new compilation to the top (and contestants debut well) in this week’s chart wrap.

May 21, 2012
John Butler
John Butler Settles Over Advertising Rip-Off

John Butler has settled with USA advertising agency Poptent after the company ripped off one of his songs for a yoghurt commercial.

May 21, 2012
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Bee Gees Star Robin Gibb Dies At Age 62

Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 62.

May 21, 2012
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REVIEW: Black Sabbath O2 Academy Birmingham

It was simply amazing! I have to admit I had low expectations especially of Ozzy and his vocal abilities. But they were super tight and he nailed it, a great frontman even now in his 60s.

May 21, 2012
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REVIEW: Florence and the Machine, Melbourne 20 May 2012

Fire-haired Florence Welch and her machine deliver an excitable 90 minutes of anthemic power pop.

May 21, 2012
Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top
Billy Gibbons Brews His Own Beer

Billy Gibbons has his own beer. Billy’s Ocho Suerte is a Tex Mex-Vienna style lager with Texas soul.

May 20, 2012
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UNBELIEVABLE: Black Sabbath Remove Bill Ward Images From Band Website

Check out the Black Sabbath photo gallery at Blacksabbath.com. Drummer Bill Ward has been erased from history.

May 20, 2012
Go Mason Go
Go Mason Go Showcase On Red Bull Bedroom Jam

Ella Hooper of The Verses/Killing Heidi introduces unsigned Sydney band Go Mason Go in the latest Red Bull Bedroom Jam.

May 20, 2012
Richard Clapton Past Hits and Previews
Richard Clapton To Perform Past Hits and Previews

‘Past Hits and Previews’ released in 1978 was Richard Clapton’s first compilation album.

May 20, 2012
Hard-Ons
Hard-Ons Guitarist Hospitalised After Attack, Benefit Gigs Planned

Peter “Blackie” Black of legendary Sydney punk band The Hard-Ons is in hospital suffering a fractured skull and bruising of the brain after being attacked earlier this week.

May 20, 2012
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Keith Urban Wins The Voice

And the winner of The Voice is … Keith Urban who has scored his first ever Australian number one debut off the back of a reality show.

May 20, 2012
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VIDEO: Neil Young and Crazy Horse Clementine

Neil Young has released the third video from his ‘Americana’ album.

May 20, 2012
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Prince Gives Brisbane Cut Down Show

Prince did a really short show for a Prince show in Brisbane last night but again it was completely different to the previous four concerts in Australia so far.

May 19, 2012
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Crowded House Drummer Peter Jones Loses Battle With Cancer

One-time Crowded House drummer Peter Jones passed away on Friday, May 18 after a long battle with brain cancer.

May 19, 2012
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Asia Return With XXX

Geoff Downes, Steve Howe, Carl Palmer and John Wetton are back together as Asia.

May 19, 2012
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Paul Kelly To Coach The Rockdogs Community Cup Team

Paul Kelly has been named coach of the Rockdogs football team for the third year running for the 2012 Reclink Community Cup. Dan Sultan will captain the team.

May 19, 2012
Donna Summer
Family Of Donna Summer Issue Statement

The family of Donna Summer has issued the following statement following the death of the Queen of Disco this week.

May 19, 2012
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Ashton Kutcher Starts Work On Steve Jobs Movie

The official movie depicting the life of Steve Jobs got underway today in the historic Los Altos home garage where Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple.

May 19, 2012
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Pennywise Australian Dates Announced

Pennywise will tour Australia in August.

May 19, 2012
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Facebook Floats, Bono Is A Billionaire

U2’s Bono is official the richest entertainer on the planet after the Facebook float made him a billionaire today.

May 19, 2012
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Ian Curtis Died 32 Years Ago Today

Ian Curtis of Joy Division took his life 32 years ago today.

May 18, 2012