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Juno Awards
Juno Awards Nominations Announced

The nominees for the 2013 Juno Awards were announced on Tuesday morning.

February 20, 2013
Papa Roach
Papa Roach And Lit Among 49 New Acts Added To Download Line-up

Papa Roach, Rise To Remain, Gogol Bordello, Lit, Escape The Fate and Blitz Kids are amongst the 49 new acts added to the Download 2013 line up, in what is set to be THE biggest weekend in the rock calendar.

February 20, 2013
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Harry Styles New Romance Rumours

Harry Styles has reportedly 'always liked' UK correspondent Billie JD Porter.

February 20, 2013
Emeli Sande
Emeli Sande Expected To Monopolise BRIT Awards

Paddy Power expects Emeli Sande to dominate proceedings offering virtually unbackable odds of 1/6 and 1/10 to pick up Best Album and Best Female respectively.

February 20, 2013
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Dates A ‘Normal Guy’

Britney Spears is apparently getting close to a 'normal' guy she met through friends.

February 20, 2013
Muse - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Muse Headline War Child 20th Anniversary Gig In London

War Child and O2 hosted a sold-out gig at O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire yesterday with over 2000 British music fans enjoying an intimate gig headlined by Muse and supported by The Vaccines.

February 20, 2013
Prince Michael Jackson
Prince Jackson Pays Tribute To His Dad’s Parenting Skills

Michael Jackson's son Prince Michael has paid tribute to his late father's parenting skills saying 'dad raised me right'.

February 20, 2013
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
Paul McCartney Weird Al And Billy Idol Among Artists Announced For Bonnaroo Festival

It's that time of year when all the big festival lineups are announced and today's includes the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival to be held from June 13 to 16 in Manchester, TN.

February 20, 2013
Kraftwerk photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kraftwerk To Perform Catalogue At Vivid Live

Kraftwerk will perform eight of their albums for Sydney's Vivid Live in May.

February 20, 2013
Children Collide - Photo By Damien Loverso
Crucial Music And Village Sounds Partner

Jessica Ducrou’s Village Sounds has been appointed the sole Australian booking agent for Re Harvey’s Crucial Music roster.

February 19, 2013
Six Feet Under Cancels Soundwave

Six Feet Under are no longer coming to Australia for Soundwave.

February 19, 2013
Led Zeppelin 2012
Robert Plant Raises Hopes On Led Zep Reunion

Maybe...probably not....definitely no. 

February 19, 2013
Carole King, The Plenary, Melbourne, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Carole King Tells A 50 Year Story In Song

A Carole King live show is nothing but music. There was no flash set, loud costumes or special effects. This was Carole King, music and a A-list band including Danny Kortchmar, Russ Kunkel and Bob Glaub.

February 19, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Gets Staples Center To Change Their Diet For His Show

Paul McCartney once tried to do it but was turned down. Not so for Morrissey who has successfully gotten the Staples Center in Los Angeles to ban all meat for his March 1.

February 19, 2013
Fergie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fergie Is Expecting

Fergie is pregnant with her first child.

February 19, 2013
Mindy McCready
Mindy McCready’s Ex Not Surprised By Her Suicide

Mindy McCready's ex-boyfriend says her apparent suicide "didn't come as a major shock".

February 19, 2013
Taylor Swift, Noise11, Photo
What A Shock : Taylor Swift Writes Break Up Song About Harry

Taylor Swift's single I Knew You Were Trouble is reportedly an ode to her ex-boyfriend Harry Styles.

February 19, 2013
Lana Del Rey
Lana Del Rey Releases 12 Minute Video

Lana Del Rey today released the video for 'Burning Desire'.

February 19, 2013
Prince Michael Jackson
Prince Michael Jackson Gets His First Job

Michael Jackson’s son Prince Michael has a day job. He is now an on-air correspondent for Entertainment Tonight.

February 19, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Impresses Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl is impressed by how Sir Paul McCartney is 'willing to go off' during jam sessions.

February 19, 2013
Illumination Road
Illumination Road To Make Live World Premiere At Stone Music Festival

L.A. band Illumination Road will make their live concert debut at the Stone Music Festival on the other side of the planet in Sydney in April.

February 19, 2013
Davey Lane photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Davey Lane Releases First Ever Solo Song

You Am I/The Pictures guitarist Dave Lane has released his first solo song.

February 19, 2013
Bonnie Raitt - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Deni Ute Muster Wins 2012 Australian Tourism Award

Deniliquin’s Deni Ute Muster has won an Australian tourism award just as the next big event for the region, the Deni Blues & Roots Festival swings into action.

February 18, 2013
Mary Coughlan
Mary Coughlan Australian Dates Announced

Irish singer songwriter Mary Coughlan will return to Australia for dates in March.

February 18, 2013
A$AP Rocky, Noise11, Photo
A$AP Rocky To Tour Australia

Rapper A$AP Rocky will play dates in Australia in June.

February 18, 2013
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
The Superjesus, Baby Animals And The Living End Added To Stone Music Festival

One day after coming out of nowhere and announcing at line-up featuring Van Halen and Billy Joel, Sydney’s newest music festival Stone has added some Australian acts.

February 18, 2013
Russell Morris Sharkmouth
Russell Morris Scores First Top 50 Album Since 1981

Russell Morris is back in the Australian Top 50 chart for the first time since his ‘Almost Frantic’ album peaked at no. 28.

February 18, 2013
Will Smith, music news,
Kanye Teams Up With Will Smith

Kanye West has apparently recorded a 'Latin-inspired' track with Will Smith.

February 18, 2013
Mindy McCready
Country Singer Mindy McCready Commits Suicide

Troubled country singer Mindy McCready has taken her own life at the age of 37.

February 18, 2013
Songland Records
Should Record Stores Start Selling Bootlegs?

In his latest Counter Productive piece Songland Records owners Brian ‘Frog’ Harris asks “should record stores start selling bootleg albums to boost the business?”.

February 18, 2013