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Hermitude Win The Australian Music Prize

The 2013 Australian Music Prize has been won by hip-hip dup Hermitude.

March 7, 2013
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APRA Announce Professional Development Awards Finalists

APRA have short-listed the finalists for the 2013 Professional Development Awards.

March 6, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
LISTEN: Iggy & The Stooges Burn new music

Iggy & The Stooges first song from ‘Ready To Die’ is ‘Burn’.

March 6, 2013
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Hillsong United Become The Hottest Aussie Act In America

After knocking Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds from the top of the Australian chart earlier this week, Hillsong United has surpassed the Bad Seeds to become the hottest Aussie act on the American chart this week.

March 6, 2013
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Depeche Mode Are Heading To SXSW

The SXSW Music Festival and Conference in Austin, Texas next week has announced the members of Depeche Mode will be a featured interview.

March 6, 2013
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Blackchords Head To North America For Showcases

Melbourne’s Blackchords will head to North America this week for showcase performances in the USA and Canada.

March 5, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
Iggy & The Stooges Announce SXSW Showcase

Iggy & The Stooges will play SXSW in Austin next week for the House of Vans showcase at Mohawk on Red River.

March 5, 2013
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Sells Out SXSW Showcase To Citibank

Dave Grohl will roll out the Sound City Players for a showcase appearance next week at SXSW in Austin, Texas but prepare for a mess. Citi cardholders have been given priority to the show.

March 5, 2013
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Austin Music Awards To Pay Tribute To Brent Grulke

The late Brent Grulke will be honored with special tribute at the Austin Music Awards during SXSW next week.

March 4, 2013
Steve Poltz - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Henry Wagons, Steve Poltz, Waterboys To Play Conqueroo Party At SXSW

Cary Baker's annual Conqueroo Party at SXSW is once again a smorgasbord sample bag of what Austin has to offer during SXSW.

March 3, 2013
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Sounds Australia Adds Two More SXSW Parties

Sounds Australia, Australia's music collective at SXSW, have announced two more showcases parties for Australian acts at SXSW 2013.

March 3, 2013
Hillsong Zion
Hillsong Topples Nick Cave On ARIA Album Chart

The 27th charted album for Sydney religious group Hillsong (United) becomes the churches second No.1 album in Australia this week, as “Zion” (their 59th released album) debuts at the summit of the ARIA Albums Chart.

March 3, 2013
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What fun, Pink Has The Number One Single Again

Climbing back to the top of the ARIA Singles chart are Pink and Nate Ruess with “Just Give Me a Reason”.

March 3, 2013
Charles Jenkins image by Ros O'Gorman
Charles Jenkins, Kerrie Simpson To Play Conrad Family Benefit Sunday

Melbourne’s music community will gather on Sunday for the Rock & Roll Gumbo Medicine Show, a benefit for Karen Conrad and family.

March 1, 2013
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Stevie Nicks To Speak At SXSW

Stevie Nicks is the latest speaker added to the SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Texas next month.

March 1, 2013
Vance Joy, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Laneway Festival Heads To The USA To Launch At SXSW

The St Jerome’s Laneway Festival is heading to America with the official launch at SXSW in Austin next month.

March 1, 2013
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Nick Cave Debuts At 29 In America

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ‘Push The Sky Away’ has debuted at no. 29 in the USA, becoming Nick’s highest American debut ever in America.

February 27, 2013
Toni Childs at the State Theatre
Toni Childs Completes Album And Starts Kickstarter Campaign

American singer songwriter Toni Childs has almost finished work on her next album ‘Citizens of the Planet’ and she has now launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund to create animations for the live experience.

February 27, 2013
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Scot Crawford Appointed PledgeMusic Australia and New Zealand General Manager

Former Shock Records general manager Scot Crawford has been named the new GM of crowd-funding company PledgeMusic for Australia and New Zealand.

February 27, 2013
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Play Three Club Dates Before SXSW

Green Day have booked in three small warm-up shows before their official live comeback during SXSW.

February 27, 2013
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The Audreys, Alpine, The Rubens To Play Aussie BBQ At SXSW

The Aussie BBQ, one of the most popular events at SXSW, will feature The Audreys, Alpine and The Rubens this year.

February 26, 2013
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Perform At SXSW

Green Day will make their live concert comeback at SXSW in Austin, Texas next month.

February 26, 2013
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Adele Wins Academy Award For Best Original Song

Adele has picked up the Academy Awards for Best Original Song for her theme from ‘Skyfall’.

February 25, 2013
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Olly Murs To Perform At Logie Awards

British pop act Olly Murs will head to Australia to perform at the Logie Awards in April.

February 25, 2013
Australia Generates Its 1000th Number One Song

It’s only taken us just over 73 years to do it, but this week Australia has placed its 1000th number one song on the top of our charts, albeit with a song that most people would screw their nose up at and say “what the hell is that noise doing at No.1?” I’m talking about “Harlem Shake” by US DJ who goes by the name Baauer.

February 24, 2013
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Push The Sky Away Debuts At Number One On ARIA

The fifteenth studio album for Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds becomes the group’s first No.1 album in Australia, as they debut at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart with “Push the Sky Away”, their first new material in almost five years (March 2008 was the last one).

February 24, 2013
Faker - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Aussie BBQ Los Angeles Date Set For March 10

Australian acts heading to SXSW will stop-over in Los Angeles for The Aussie BBQ on March 10.

February 24, 2013
Baauer Harlem Shake Is Australia’s 1000th Number One Song

73 years after music charts started in Australia the viral smash 'Harlem Shake' by Baauer has become the 1000th number one song.

February 24, 2013
Slayer photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Slayer Responds To Dave Lombardo Sacking

Following a statement by Dave Lombardo earlier today about his sacking from Slayer on the of the Soundwave tour in Australia, Slayer have issued their retort.

February 22, 2013
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Flaming Lips To Headline SXSW Auditorium Shores Friday Show

Flaming Lips will perform a free show for the people of Austin and SXSW at the Auditorium Shores stage on March 15.

February 22, 2013