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Paul Simon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Simon To Perform At Star-Studded Charity Gig

For the last quarter century, Paul Simon has been quietly watching over a charity he founded with Dr. Irwin Redlener with the Children's Health Fund.

September 14, 2012
Bonnie Raitt - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Bonnie Raitt, Richard Thompson And Booker T. Jones Honoured At Americana Awards

The big winners at Wednesday night's Americana Awards may have been all modern artists but the Lifetime Achievement Awards honoured three of America's greats.

September 14, 2012
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Keith Urban Will Not Judge The Next Season Of The Voice

Country star Keith Urban has chosen touring and recording over judging singers on The Voice for another season.

September 14, 2012
AC/DC Live At River Plate
AC/DC Live CD Is Not First In 20 Years

AC/DC will release the audio from their Live A River Plate DVD on CD in November and for some reason claim it is their first live album in 20 years. That is complete rubbish.

September 14, 2012
Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson
Watch Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson Reviewed By Their Kids

Talon, Arlo and Poet, the kids of Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson, have reviewed their parents latest album ‘Wreck and Ruin’.

September 14, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Led Zeppelin To Release O2 Movie Celebration Day

Led Zeppelin will soon be on the big screen. A movie version of their London O2 concert from five years ago will be released to cinemas and then DVD. It has been titled ‘Celebration Day’.

September 13, 2012
Christina Aguilera photo by Ros O'Gorman
Christina Aguilera Tweets About New Single And Album

The Voice judge and pop diva Christina Aguilera reveals details about her new music on Twitter.

September 13, 2012
Russell Brand
Russell Brand Books Australian Tour

The rock star of comedy, Brit wit Russell Brand, has announced a national tour for November and December.

September 13, 2012
Gomez, Ian Ball and Ben Ottewell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Gomez Add Perth And Adelaide Shows To Tour

After “public outcry”, bluesy UK travelers Gomez add an Adelaide and two West Australian dates.

September 13, 2012
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Bob Dylan Responds To Wussies, Pussies, And Evil Motherf**kers

Dylan speaks about “wussies and pussies” who criticise his ‘quotation’, and the “evil motherfuckers” who called him Judas.

September 13, 2012
Cliff Richard
Sir Cliff Richard Rocks And Reels For New Australian Tour

Sir Cliff Richard OBE, living pop legend, books big theatre shows for his Reelin’ And A-Rockin’ Tour.

September 13, 2012
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Bondi New Year Party Shore Thing Gets Chemical Brothers

Shore Thing, the New Year party on Bondi Beach in Sydney, scores The Chemical Brothers, Knife Party and Fedde Le Grand.

September 13, 2012
Martin Atkins
Face The Music Announce Speakers Martin Atkins And Almudena Heredero

Melbourne’s premier music conference Face The Music announce PiL’s Martin Atkins and Primavera Sound's Almudena Heredero.

September 13, 2012
Nelly Furtado
Nelly Furtado Thinks That Motherhood Has Made Her Songs More Fun

Nelly Furtado thinks that since becoming a mother her music is more joyful, fun and inspiring.

September 13, 2012
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Is Cheap Trick’s Drummer To Be Replaced By Guitarist’s Son?

Cheap Trick may be the second major group to replace a long-time member with the son of another.

September 13, 2012
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Being A Solo Artist Is ‘Hard Work’ For Noel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher admits it is "hard work" being a solo artist as he can no longer work when hungover.

September 13, 2012
Mel C Says Motherhood Has Made Her Brave

Mel C says motherhood has made her a more courageous person.

September 13, 2012
Ringo Starr
Ringo Starr Denies Being On Newly Found 1960s Recordings

Ringo Starr has issued a statement through his publicist denying that he is on the newly found live tracks by Rory Storm and the Hurricanes, reportedly recorded in 1960.

September 13, 2012
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Plan B And Richard Hawley Lead Mercury Prize Nominations

The annual UK ‘best album’ Mercury Prize announces its nominees for 2012.

September 13, 2012
Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson Wants To Take On Broadway

Mike Tyson wants to carve a career in musicals.

September 13, 2012
Hole Drummer Patty Schemel Releases Intimate Documentary

When Nirvana burst onto the scene in 1991, the music they played spoke directly to an angry and disenfranchised generation.

September 13, 2012
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear, Beirut And War On Drugs Announce Sideshows

A triple-whammy announcement sees indie stars Grizzly Bear, Beirut and The War On Drugs book Harvest sideshows.

September 13, 2012
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AEG Withdraw Multi-Million Dollar Michael Jackson Claim

Michael Jackson's concert promoters have withdrawn a $17.5 million dollar insurance claim over loss of revenue from his 'This Is It' series of concerts.

September 13, 2012
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Billie Joe Armstrong Says Bon Jovi Are The ‘Worst Band’

Billie Joe Armstrong insists Bon Jovi are the "worst" band he's ever played alongside.

September 13, 2012
Clive Davis
Clive Davis To Pen His Life Story

Clive Davis is one of the most important record executives of the last forty years.

September 13, 2012
Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - Photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Foo Fighters Help Launch iPhone 5

Dave Grohl and the boys get caught up in iPhone 5 hype and perform an unplugged set at the launch.

September 13, 2012
Buddy Guy - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Buddy Guy, Led Zeppelin And David Letterman To Receive Kennedy Honors

The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC announced this years honourees for their Kennedy Honors.

September 13, 2012
Ed Sheeran: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Adds Final Melbourne Show And Special Guest

The unstoppable Ed Sheeran has added the third and final Festival Hall show and guest Passenger.

September 13, 2012
M.I.A., Chemical Brothers and Mark Ronson Lead Summadayze

The Summadayze 2013 line-up has been revealed with The Chemical Brother and Mark Ronson doing DJ sets and a performance from M.I.A. leading the line-up.

September 13, 2012
Gary Clark Jr Black and Blu
Gary Clark Jr Christens Debut Album

The eagerly awaited debut album from Austin guitarist Gary Clark Jr has a title. It will be called ‘Blak and Blu’.

September 13, 2012