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Billy Duffy of The Cult. photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Cult Score Their Best Debut In 20 Years

The second highest debut by a veteran artist on the Billboard chart in the USA this week goes to The Cult with Choice of Weapon.

June 4, 2012
Kasey Chambers. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kasey Chambers Takes Her Songbook To The US

Kasey Chambers has announced US tourdates to plug her most recent album Songbook.

June 3, 2012
The Darkness
Listen: The Darkness – ‘Every Inch Of You’

Brit glam rock dudes The Darkness return with the sleazy new tune ‘Every Inch Of You’.

June 3, 2012
Dan Deacon
Dan Deacon Showcases New Single ‘Lots’ From New Album America

Baltimore electro-indie gnome Dan Deacon reveals the first song from his new album.

June 3, 2012
Jonathan Boulet
Jonathan Boulet Announces National Tour

With new album in hand, Sydney’s tribal indie artist Jonathan Boulet reveals national tour dates.

June 3, 2012
PiL - This Is PiL
Public Image Ltd Launch New Album This Is PiL

John Lydon’s Public Image Ltd are an the verge of releasing their first album in 20 years.

June 3, 2012
The Tea Party - Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Tea Party Invite Fans To Fund Live Album

Reformed The Tea Party will record a live album on their upcoming Australian tour and have put the call out to fans to fund the record.

June 2, 2012
Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks
Richard Branson Talks 35 Years Of Sex Pistols

It has been 35 years since The Sex Pistols ‘Never Mind The Bollocks’ was released.

June 1, 2012
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink Is In Hospital

Pink was hospitalised on Thursday.

June 1, 2012
Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse House For Sale

Amy Winehouse's house is being sold by her family with "great regret".

June 1, 2012
Nick Barker - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Nick Barker and The Reptiles Reform

Nick Barker has put The Reptiles back together.

June 1, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO: The Black Keys Gold On The Ceiling

The latest video from The Black Keys is Gold On The Ceiling.

June 1, 2012
Yusuf Islam on the set of Moonshadow - Image By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Cat Stevens Moonshadow Opens In Melbourne

The Cat Stevens musical ‘Moonshadow’ had its world premiere in Melbourne last night with Yusuf in attendance for the opening night and after-party.

June 1, 2012
Cancer Bats
Cancer Bats Announce Australian Tour

Canadian hardcore rock brutes Cancer Bats announce an Aussie tour on the back of Dead Set On Living.

June 1, 2012
Missy Higgins
Missy Higgins Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

Missy Higgins looong awaited third album kicks off a very diverse week in new releases.

June 1, 2012
Lady Antebellum - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Lady Antebellum Book Their First Headlining Australian Tour

Country megastars Lady Antebellum will visit Australia on their first headline tour in September.

June 1, 2012
Ben Lee
Ben Lee And Engelbert Humperdinck Are In The Paper

Ben Lee and Engelbert Humperdinck are always regular names in the press and today they are in the paper…literally.

June 1, 2012
Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros
Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros Deliver New Clip

Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros deliver a joyful new video for their single ‘Man On Fire’.

June 1, 2012
Madonna image
SETLIST: Madonna MDNA Tour Starts In Israel

It turns out that leaked Madonna MDNA setlist was right on the money.

June 1, 2012
Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Plan A Vinyl Revival

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have been busy making small hints about their next project which appears to be a series of vinyl and digital releases of b-sides and other previously unreleased music.

May 31, 2012
Hunting Grounds
Hunting Grounds Announce Debut Album With ‘Flaws’ Clip

Ballarat rockers Hunting Grounds (ex-Howl) post a creepy cult video for ‘Flaws’ from their debut album.

May 31, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Robert Plant’s Band Of Joy To Release DVD

The Artist's Den show with a performance by Robert Plant and Band of Joy is slated for release on DVD and Blu-Ray on July 10 (July 9 outside North America) via Universal Music Group. It is the first time that UMG has released any of the Artist Den's programs.

May 31, 2012
Elton John - image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John On The Mend After Illness

Elton John was hospitalized last week for a respiratory infection, forcing him to cancel a number of his Las Vegas dates, but it looks like he is well on his way to good health.

May 31, 2012
Yusuf Islam on the set of Moonshadow - Image By Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO AND INTERVIEW: Cat Stevens Gives Us A Preview of Moonshadow

‘Moonshadow’, the first ever musical by Yusuf (aka Cat Stevens), premiered world wide in Melbourne this week and Yusuf took us on a tour of the new show.

May 31, 2012
Slipknot, Soundwave Melbourne 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Slipknot Release Another Teaser Video For Their Best Of

Metal kings Slipknot deliver a second teaser for their forthcoming Best Of compilation.

May 31, 2012
Even - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Even And The Fauves Hit The Road Together

Australian indie rock heroes Even and The Fauves join forces for a national tour.

May 31, 2012
Julia Zemiro from Rockwiz image by Ros O'Gorman
Rockwiz Announce Their ‘Some Kind Of Genius’ Live Tour

After the massive success of their 2010 live tour, the Rockwiz crew will hit the road again from August to October.

May 31, 2012
Martika image photos
Martika To Tour Australia For The First Time

Eighties pop chart-topper Martika is set to visit Australia for the first time in September, and she's bringing a new album.

May 31, 2012
The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Temper Trap’s Vivid LIVE Show To Stream On YouTube Tonight

Tonight’s Vivid LIVE Sydney Opera House gig by The Temper Trap will be streaming on YouTube.

May 31, 2012
Listen: Beck’s New Song ‘I Just Started Hating Some People Someday’

The A-side of Beck’s new 7-inch on Jack White’s Third Man Records has hit the internet.

May 31, 2012