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Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Blasts Former Employee Over Lawsuit

Lady Gaga has called her former personal assistant a 'fucking hoodrat' for suing her for unpaid overtime.

February 4, 2013
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My Bloody Valentine Drop Album On Website

My Bloody Valentine have finally released their new album, mbv, their first since 1991's Loveless.

February 4, 2013
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Cecil Womack Dies At Age 65

R&B singer and songwriter Cecil Womack passed away on Friday in Africa where he had moved in the 90's with his wife and writing partner Linda Cooke. He was 65.

February 4, 2013
Josh Groban, Noise11, Photo
Josh Groban Talks About His Australian Tour

Josh Groban will return to Australia in April.

February 3, 2013
Rickie Lee Jones photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rickie Lee Jones To Tour Australia And New Zealand

Rickie Lee Jones will return to Australia and New Zealand in March.

February 3, 2013
Henry McCullough
Henry McCullough Has Brain Damage Following Heart Attack

Word has come down that Henry McCullough, former guitarist for Wings and Joe Cocker's Grease Band, suffered major brain damage from a heart attack he had last November.

February 3, 2013
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Randy Travis Sentenced In DUI Case

Country's Randy Travis has been sentenced to 24-months probation, a $2,000 fine and a 180-day suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to drunk driving.

February 3, 2013
Primal Scream - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Primal Scream Reveal New Album Details

Primal Scream have announced that their tenth studio album, More Light, will be released on May 6.

February 3, 2013
The Doors
John Densmore Unhinges The Doors

When surviving Doors members Ray Manzarek and Robbie Krieger decided to take $15 million to allow Cadillac to use one of the group's songs in an ad, it was the start of a major rift with bandmate John Densmore.

February 3, 2013
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Hottest 100 Sends Flume To No. 1 On ARIA Chart

Thanks to the multiple Triple J Hottest 100 for 2012 placements, local electro-lad Flume sees his self-titled album jump up fifteen places to No.1 this week.

February 3, 2013
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Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Have The Two Top Songs On ARIA

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis stay atop the ARIA Singles chart for a third week with their second No.1 “Same Love”.

February 3, 2013
Flume, Noise11, Photo
Flume, Tame Impala, The Presets Added To AMP Shortlist

Five more acts including Flume, Tame Impala and The Presets have been added to the Australian Music Prize (AMP) Shortlist.

February 2, 2013
The Rubens, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Rubens Hit SXSW Buzz Band Status

Following their signing to Warner Brothers in the USA, The Rubens are set to be the Australian buzz band of 2013 at SXSW in Texas next month.

February 2, 2013
John Fogerty Wrote A Song For Everyone
John Fogerty Wrote A Song For Everyone Back On Track

John Fogerty has finally completed his upcoming album ‘Wrote A Song For Everyone’ and will announce the release date in coming days.

February 2, 2013
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Premiere Two Movies At SXSW

The chances of Green Day making their concert comeback at SXSW have increased with news that their movies ‘Cuatro’ and ‘Broadway Idiot’ will both premiere at the SXSW Film in March.

February 2, 2013
Pussy Riot
Pussy Riot Singer Taken To Prison Hospital

Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 23, who is serving a two-year sentence for her part in the feminist punk group's anti-Putin protest at a Moscow cathedral last year has been taken to a prison hospital.

February 2, 2013
Nickelback: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Nickelback Use Pantera To Warm Up Their Audience VIDEO

For the past seven years Nickelback have been warming up their audience with metal band Pantera’s ‘Walk”.

February 2, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Reports From His Sick Bed

We may never know exactly what happened, but Morrissey was admitted to a Royal Oak, MI hospital this week for much more than was originally reported.

February 2, 2013
Mel Greig and Michael Christian
Austereo Royal Pranksters Escape Prosecution

2DAY jocks Mel Greig and Michael Christian will not face charges for the royal prank that led to the death of a British nurse last December.

February 2, 2013
Josh Groban All That Echoes
Josh Groban Covers Glen Hansard On All That Echoes

Josh Groban has covered the Academy Award winning Glen Hansard song ‘Falling Slowly’ on his new album ‘All That Echoes’.

February 1, 2013
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Pennywise Reschedule Australian Tour With Original Singer

Pennywise have replaced the ailing Zoli Teglas with original singer Jim Lindberg and have rescheduled their Australian dates.

February 1, 2013
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Tombowler To Release They Might Be Giants Album In Australia

The 16th They Might Be Giants album ‘Nanobots’ will be released on Idlewild Recordings through David Williams’ Tombowler in Australia.

February 1, 2013
Aussie BBQ at SXSW, Noise11, Photo
Australia Prepares For The Aussie BBQ At SXSW

Australian acts will once again take over Austin, Texas on March 16 for one of SXSW’s hottest events, The Aussie BBQ.

February 1, 2013
Blue Oyster Cult
Blue Oyster Cult To Join Hoodoo Gurus At Dig It Up

Hoodoo Gurus will bring Blue Oyster Cult to Australia for the 2nd (and what now looks like annual) Dig It Up.

February 1, 2013
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Amanda Palmer To Speak At SXSW

Amanda Palmer will tell the story of how she did the business her way at SXSW in March.

February 1, 2013
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction To Release Blondie Cover For Comic Relief

The world's biggest pop band, One Direction, have teamed up with the UK charity, Comic Relief, to record the official 2013 Red Nose Day charity single, creating their own unique take on the Blondie classic 'One Way Or Another.'

February 1, 2013
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyoncé Speaks Out About Her Heartbreaking Miscarriage

Beyoncé has spoken about her devastating miscarriage, revealing she had already picked out names for the baby.

February 1, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Elton To Headline 10th Birthday Isle Of Wight Festival

Elton John has also been confirmed for the Isle of Wight Festival.

February 1, 2013
Craig David, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Craig David Australian Tour Dates Announced

Craig David has added East Coast Australia dates to his 2013 World Tour.

February 1, 2013
Bruno Mars, Noise11, Photo
Bruno Mars’ Sisters Release Music Video

Bruno Mars' sisters have released their first music video.

February 1, 2013