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Jimmy Buffett Has Most Requested Gig Of The Year

Jimmy Buffett has beaten Billy Joel, David Gilmour and Coldplay for the most requested event of the first half of 2006.

July 5, 2006
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Gibson Buys Wurlitzer

Nashville based Gibson Guitar Corp. has announced it has acquired Deutsche Wurlitzer from Sydney based Nelson Group of Companies.

July 5, 2006
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Tom Waits To Tour

Singer/Songwriter Tom Waits is going back on the road for the first time in two years.

July 5, 2006
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Richard Branson To Cameo In Bond Movie

Media Mogul Sir Richard Branson has filmed a cameo role for the upcoming James Bond movie ‘Casino Royale'.

July 5, 2006
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Bob Seger Is Back

Rock legend Bob Seger is about to release his first studio album in 11 years and only 4th album in 20 years.

July 5, 2006
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New Mars Volta On The Way

The Mars Volta's third album has been christened Amputechture.

July 5, 2006
The Charlatans, music news, noise11.com
Tim Burgess Records With Justin Robinson

Tim Burgess, frontman of Madchester legends The Charlatans has recorded a song with legendary DJ Justin Robertson called ‘Yes It Is'.

July 5, 2006
Mersey Beat Celebrates 45th Anniversary
Mersey Beat Celebrates 45th Anniversary

The newspaper which helped propelled The Beatles to fame is celebrating its 45th anniversary.

July 5, 2006
The World’s Richest Musician Is …
The World’s Richest Musician Is …

The lead singer of unknown UK-based act Brothermandude is arguably the richest musician in the world.

July 5, 2006
Kylie Gives First Interview Since Operation

Kylie Minogue has spoken for the first time since being diagnosed with breast cancer, admitting that she “fell to pieces”.

July 5, 2006
K-Fed Prepares Debut Album

Dancer, father of Britney Spears' children, and occasional rapper Kevin Federline announces that ‘PopoZao' was a joke and that his full album will be released in August.

July 5, 2006
Dallas Austin Pardoned
Dallas Austin Pardoned

A matter of hours after he was sentenced to four years jail for cocaine possession, R&B producer Dallas Austin has reportedly been pardoned by the Ruler of Dubai.

July 5, 2006
Elton John Mouths Off At England World Cup Team

Elton John has lashed out at the England football team for “letting down” their fans at this year's World Cup in Germany.

July 5, 2006
Tony Bennett. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett To Release Duets Albums

A myriad of superstars has jumped at the chance to head into the studio with legendary crooner Tony Bennett for a duets album due out in September.

July 5, 2006
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bono Lashes Out At World Leaders

Bono told CNN in a recent interview that we have to hold the G8 countries accountable for their performances one year after the Live 8 concerts were held around the world.

July 5, 2006
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Keith Richards To Appear In Pirates of the Caribbean

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has reportedly signed on to play the father to Johnny Depp's Captain Jack Sparrow in the third instalment of ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean'.

July 5, 2006
Jimmy Barnes performs at the Red Hot Summer Tour Mornington Racecourse on Saturday 23 January 2016.
Jimmy Barnes To Play The UK

Jimmy Barnes is heading to the UK later this month.

July 5, 2006
Dallas Austin Gets Four Years Jail
Dallas Austin Gets Four Years Jail

Producer to the superstars, Dallas Austin, will spend the next four years in a Dubai prison.

July 5, 2006
Ben Folds photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ben Folds Symphony Dates

Ben Folds will once again front an orchestra. This time it will be the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

July 4, 2006
Lil Kim Released From Prison
Lil Kim Released From Prison

Rapper Lil' Kim walked free from a Philadelphia prison early Monday morning after spending nearly 10 months behind bars.

July 4, 2006
Japanese PM Performs Karaoke For Bush
Japanese PM Performs Karaoke For Bush

With backing band The Dempseys, Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi performed a rousing rendition of the Elvis tune ‘I Want You, I Need You, I Love You' for George and Laura Bush in Memphis.

July 4, 2006
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Killing Heidi To Split

Platinum-rockers Killing Heidi are reported to split.

July 4, 2006
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Robbie Watts Of Cosmic Psychos Dies

Robbie Watts, guitarist for legendary Australian pub rockers Cosmic Psychos, died after a show on the morning of July 1.

July 4, 2006
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Splendour In The Grass Release Additional Tickets

Splendour in the Grass have done what they swore they wouldn't do, and released more tickets to the general public.

July 4, 2006
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will.i.am Sunglasses for Sale

Stars from last weeks B.E.T. Awards including Will.I.Am, Lil Jon and Chamillionaire have donated their swag bag to a charity auction to benefit AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

July 4, 2006
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Dallas Austin Pleads Guilty In UAE

Star producer Dallas Austin has pleased guilty to charges of cocaine possession in the Middle Eastern city of Dubai.

July 4, 2006
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Darren Hayes Gives Download To Charity

Former Savage Garden singer Darren Hayes has a free download of ‘Unlovable' at his website and wants fans who download the song to donate to the charity Positive Kids.

July 4, 2006
Adam Brand and The Outlaws, music news, noise11.com
Adam Brand New Album and Tour

Multi-award winning country rascal Adam Brand will release a new album on July 8.

July 3, 2006
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Shane Warne Upstages Coldplay

The familiar shouts of ‘encore' were replaced by the repetitive drone of ‘Warnie' after Coldplay's first Melbourne show last Saturday night.

July 3, 2006
The Beatles Let It Be, music news, noise11.com
Cirque Du Soliel Perform The Beatles

Surviving Beatles members Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney attended the premiere of the Cirque Du Soliel spectacular ‘Love' on the weekend.

July 3, 2006