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Renee Geyer Returns To Live Shows

Renee Geyer will return to live performances with two intimate shows planned for Melbourne next month and then some shows in Sydney in December.

September 20, 2011
Julia Zemiro from Rockwiz image by Ros O'Gorman
Rockwiz Christmas Tour Is A Hit

The Australian summer will see Eminem, Foo Fighters, Roger Waters, Rod Stewart, Kings Of Leon, Hall & Oates, Sade, Taylor Swift and Incubus hitting our shores but the runaway success is looking like Rockwiz.

September 20, 2011
Seeker Lover Keeper
Seeker Lover Keeper To Tour In Churches

The Sarah Blasko, Sally Saltmann and Holly Throsby collaboration Seeker Lover Keeper is heading to churches around Australia for the Heavenly Sounds tour.

September 20, 2011
Anthony Callea
Oh Oh Oh Oh Anthony Callea Is Back

Anthony Callea is about to release his first record since 2007. ‘Oh Oh Oh Oh’ marks the recording return of Anthony Callea and this time it’s different.

September 20, 2011
Metals Like/Unlike
Metals Drop Like/Unlike Video

The new Metals video for ‘Like/Unlike’ is here to view. ‘Like/Unlike’ was directed by Rhett Wade-Ferrell and is the first taste of their upcoming album in 2012. This one features rapper 360 and producer Styalz Fuego. A remix by Artful Dodger is also on the way. Check out the video here: Metals - Like/Unlike (Official Video) from IllusiveCrew on Vimeo.

September 19, 2011
Florence + The Machine
St Jerome’s Laneway Dates and Venues Announced

Dates for the St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival have been announced for Australia, New Zealand and Singapore for 2011.

September 19, 2011
The Rolling Stones Some Girls Live In Texas
The Rolling Stones Some Girls DVD Coming Soon

The Rolling Stones will release the 1978 concert performance of ‘Some Girls Live In Texas’ on DVD and Blu-Ray in November.

September 19, 2011
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Jessie J Aussie Tour Announced

Jessie J will be back in Australia next March for her first headline tour. Dates are: Jessie J All Ages Headline Tour Dates – March 2012: Thursday 01.03 – Brisbane, The Riverstage Monday 05.03 – Perth, Challenge Stadium Wednesday 07.03 – Melbourne, Festival Hall Thursday 08.03 – Sydney, The Hordern Pavilion Wednesday 14.03 – Adelaide, Entertainment Centre Tickets are $79.90 by Paul Cashmere  

September 19, 2011
Bryan Adams at The Palais
Bryan Adams Strips Back For Australia

Bryan Adams has stripped his music right back to the “bare bones” for his latest Aussie tour. Adams is performing in Australia for the first time playing his songs acoustically with just himself and pianist Gary Brett.

September 19, 2011
DJ Minx
DJ Minx Wins She Can DJ And Signs To EMI

DJ Minx has been named She Can DJ 2011 and has picked up a global deal with EMI Records to go along with the title.

September 19, 2011
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Adele Holds On While International Acts Debut

Adele is still at number one but a litany of international acts debut on this week’s ARIA album chart.

September 19, 2011
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Adele Beats Abba, Skyhooks The Beatles Record

After scoring 17 weeks at number one in Australia, Adele ‘21’ has officially beaten records held by Abba, The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel and Skyhooks.

September 19, 2011
DJ Medhi Dies In Roof Collapse

French Ed Banger producer DJ Medhi has been killed in a freak accident at his home.

September 14, 2011
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Adele Continues Her Winning Streak

Adele retains her hold on number one, while Kimbra and Pete Murray make a fine showing on this week’s chart.

September 12, 2011
TV On The Radio, Mogwai And More Join Harvest Festival

TV On The Radio, Mogwai and more have signed on for November’s mammoth indie Harvest Festival.

September 7, 2011
PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey Wins Mercury Prize

PJ Harvey’s Let England Shake has won her a second Mercury Prize a decade after her first.

September 7, 2011
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Adele Is Back At The Top Of The Chart

After one week’s glory for Gotye, Adele returns to number one ahead of the new Red Hot Chili Peppers album.

September 5, 2011
Sade Visit Australia For The First Time in Two Decades

Smooth soul icon Sade Adu and her band return to Australia for the first time in twenty years.

September 1, 2011
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Jack White And Insane Clown Posse Cover Mozart

I… uh… we’re not kidding.

September 1, 2011
Great Southern Blues Festival Cancelled

The Great Southern Blues Festival, featuring Booker T. Jones, John Butler Trio and Kasey Chambers has been cancelled.

August 26, 2011
Roxette Australian Tour Is A Goer

Roxette have expanded their one-off Sydney show into a fully fledged Australian tour.

August 26, 2011
George Harrison, The Beatles, Martin Scorsese
Scorsese’s George Harrison Doco Trailer Released

The trailer for the George Harrison: Living In A Material World documentary by Martin Scorsese has been released.

August 26, 2011
Triple J Announce New Digital Station

Triple J have tonight announced a new radio station wholly dedicated to unsigned artists, expanding their hugely successful Unearthed program to 24 hours a day.

August 26, 2011
John Farnham Prepares Acoustic Album And DVD

Beloved belter John Farnham has announced an all-classics acoustic album and DVD.

August 23, 2011
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Scissor Sisters, Living End, Gotye Announced For Pyramid Rock

Pyramid Rock have announced an imposing first line-up for the new year.

August 23, 2011
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Adele Holds Off Eskimo Joe, Kanye And Jay-Z

Adele still lords it all over everyone on this week’s ARIA charts.

August 23, 2011
Blink 182, photo, Noise11
Blink-182 Promise ‘Prog Rock’ On New Album

Blink-182 guitarist Tom DeLonge has said that their forthcoming album is very diverse, and even features “prog rock”.

August 15, 2011
Kasey Chambers Plans A Book And A New Album

Loveable country lass Kasey Chambers not only has a new album in the works, but also a revealing memoir.

August 15, 2011
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Hanson Call Out Kings Of Leon For Acting Like Pricks

Following the Kings of Leon cancelations, Isaac Hanson calls them ungrateful “pricks” on radio.

August 15, 2011
Richard In Your Mind Announce A New Album And Tour

Bona fide Sydney indie freaks Richard In Your Mind announce a technicolour new album and tour.

August 15, 2011