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Rage Against The Machine Anniversary Box Set On The Way

The twentieth anniversary of Rage Against The Machine’s debut album will be celebrated with a huge boxset.

October 11, 2012
Blink 182, photo, Noise11
Blink-182 Announce Soundwave Side Shows

Pop-punk megastars Blink-182 have finally announce side shows alongside their Soundwave visit.

October 11, 2012
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Tame Impala, Last Dinosaurs, Hermitude And More Join Homebake

The all-Australian (plus Blondie and some kiwis) festival Homebake has delivered its second artist announcement.

October 11, 2012
Neil Young and Crazy Horse new Psychedelic Pill
Neil Young Releases 17 Minute Ramada Inn Video

The songs on the new Neil Young album are long. ‘Ramada Inn’ goes for 16:52. But that hasn’t stopped Neil making a video for the song.

October 11, 2012
Pink at the Forum Theatre 2012
Is Pink Preparing Another Marathon Tour?

Pink’s 2013 Australian tour is already shaping up to be another marathon event like her last 2009 tour.

October 11, 2012
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears To Perform For Whitney

Britney Spears will take to the stage this week in a performance tribute to Whitney Houston.

October 11, 2012
Jimmy Cliff, Joan Armatrading, Rodriguez Added To Bluesfest

Bluesfest’s second announcement includes Jimmy Cliff, Joan Armatrading, Rodriguez, Robert Cray, Trombone Shorty and more.

October 11, 2012
Jesus Christ Superstar
New UK Production Of Jesus Christ Superstar Sees US Release

A new, re-invented version of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar opened earlier this month and the U.K. and fans in the U.S. will get the chance to see the production in theaters on Monday, October 29 and Thursday, November 1.

October 11, 2012
T. Rex The Slider
Marc Bolan And T. Rex Masterpiece The Slider 40th Anniversary Remaster Released

1972 was Marc Bolan's year ' and T.Rex - The Slider, the album that captures the 'First Man of Glam Rock' at his creative and commercial peak, has now been lovingly remastered for the first time by original producer Tony Visconti.

October 11, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyoncé Pulls Out Of Eastwood Film

 Beyoncé Knowles has pulled out of Clint Eastwood's new film A Star Is Born.

October 11, 2012
Janet Jackson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Did Not Delay Michael Jackson’s Burial

Janet Jackson reportedly did not impede her late brother Michael's burial in any way.

October 11, 2012
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani Takes Each Day As It Comes

Gwen Stefani feels 'overwhelmed' if she thinks too far into the future.

October 11, 2012
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Adele Excited About Motherhood

Adele is 'thrilled' about the prospect of motherhood.

October 11, 2012
Alanis Morissette, Noise11, Photo
Alanis Morissette : Husband Is Happy To Take A Back Seat

Alanis Morissette is glad her husband is a "beta man" because he spends a lot of time "celebrating" her.

October 11, 2012
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj Still Not Used To The Attention

Nicki Minaj is often shocked at the realisation that she is no longer 'under the radar.'

October 11, 2012
Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
New Jack White Video

Jack White has unleashed the brand new Dori Oskowitz-directed video for "I'm Shakin'".

October 11, 2012
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink’s Mum ‘Speechless’ After Viewing New Video

Pink says her latest music promo made her mother feel "uncomfortable".

October 11, 2012
Gin Blossoms
Gin Blossoms Announce Their First Australian Tour

College rock stayers Gin Blossoms tour Australia for the first time ever next February.

October 11, 2012
Deezer Announces Plans For $130 Million Funding

A day after digital streaming company Deezer announced it had closed $130 million in funding, the company has today announced its plans for the use of the funds.

October 10, 2012
Morrissey. images by Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Goes Head To Head With Colbert

Morrissey appeared on The Colbert Report this week and had the piss taken out of him by Stephen Colbert.

October 10, 2012
Rolling Stones GRRR
The Rolling Stones Reveal GRRR Tracklisting

The Rolling Stones will commemorate their 50th anniversary with the career spanning hits set GRRR!, due out on November 12.

October 10, 2012
Allans Billy Hyde Rejects Gallins Offer

The receiver for the Allans Music & Billy Hyde music stores has rejected an offer from retail group Australian Musical Imports and Gallin’s Musician’s Pro Shop to take over the company.

October 10, 2012
Rolling Stones GRRR
Rolling Stones Doom And Gloom Out This Week

The Rolling Stones brand new song ‘Doom and Gloom’ will be released on Thursday.

October 10, 2012
Bernard Sumner of New Order. photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Order Begins US Tour

New Order opened their first U.S. tour in seven years on Friday night at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA with a 16 song set that drew from their eight studio albums along with three covers of Joy Division songs.

October 10, 2012
Glen Hansard, Photo, Noise11
Glen Hansard And The Frames Add Three Melbourne Shows

Irish singer Glen Hansard adds three Melbourne shows to his Frames tour next year.

October 10, 2012
James Taylor: Photo Ros O'Gorman
James Taylor To Re-release Christmas CD With Bonus Tracks

James Taylor will re-release his 2006 album, James Taylor at Christmas, with two added tracks. The new version will be out on October 30 via UMe.

October 10, 2012
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The Legends Of Laurel Canyon Story To Air In LA Saturday

‘The Legends Of Laurel Canyon’, a documentary about the rock’s hidden valley in Los Angeles will premiere on US television this Saturday night.

October 10, 2012
Stagecoach 2013
Jerry Lee Lewis Roger McGuinn and Dwight Yoakam To Appear At Stagecoach Festival 2013

The annual Stagecoach Festival, the west coast's biggest country music gathering, will be held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA from April 26 to 28 and the lineup is an impressive combination of current country stars and numerous veterans of the genre.

October 10, 2012
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Up For American Music Award… For Best Country Album

It's the 40th anniversary of the American Music Awards, a show started by Dick Clark as an alternative to the Grammys in 1973.

October 10, 2012
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Bandmate Worries Workload Pushed Billie Joe Armstrong Over The Edge

Green Day's Mike Dirnt says Billie Joe Armstrong has had it 'really rough' following his public breakdown.

October 10, 2012