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Something For Kate
Something For Kate Release New Song And Book Preview Gigs

Alt-rock legends Something For Kate deliver their first new single in five years and book exclusive warm-up shows.

August 6, 2012
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Names Her Next Album And Airs New Song

It looks like the next album from Lady Gaga will be titled ARTPOP, and she performed a new song live.

August 6, 2012
The Beatles Tomorrow Never Knows
US Chart Watch: Beatles In At 24, Kylie Number One On Dance Club Chart

Many Beatles fans were taken by surprise last week when a new compilation of rock tracks, Tomorrow Never Knows, suddenly appeared on iTunes.

August 6, 2012
Justice Crew - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justice Crew Become First Aussie Band With No 1 Single In 5 Years

Justice Crew become the first Australian group to hit No.1 in over five years, as their fourth single “Boom Boom” climbs to No.1 this week and lands a Platinum sales certification too.

August 5, 2012
Muse - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Muse Say ‘Survival’ Was Going To Be A Duet With Elton John

Pomp-rockers Muse says that their Olympic song was originally going to feature Elton John.

August 3, 2012
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear Sneak Out New Track ‘Yet Again’

Beloved indie-folkies Grizzly Bear tease their new album by streaming a new song ‘Yet Again’.

August 3, 2012
Whitney Houston and Jordin Sparks in Sparkle
The Sparkle Soundtrack Leads This Week’s New Releases

Whitney Houston’s last musical hurrah, on the Sparkle soundtrack, leads an odd week in new releases.

August 3, 2012
Rain Party
Rain Party Release Debut EP

 Sydney-sider sisters Neige (vocals/bass) and O (guitar/vocals) Koppes travelled to New York, London and Los Angeles, before landing in Melbourne late 2010.

August 3, 2012
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson Teams Up With Lulu Gainsbourg

Actress Scarlett Johansson has collaborated with Lulu Gainsbourg on a cover of French music legend Serge Gainsbourg's 'Bonnie & Clyde'.

August 3, 2012
Yeasayer Stream Their New Album Early Due To Leaks

Trippy indie experimentalists Yeasayer are streaming their new album Fragrant World a week before release.

August 3, 2012
Jeff Lynne, music news,
Jeff Lynne Releases Two Albums On Same Day

Jeff Lynne is going to have a very busy day October 9 with the release of two new albums via Frontiers Records.

August 3, 2012
ZZ Top La Futura
ZZ Top To Release Rick Rubin Produced La Futura

The long-awaited ZZ Top album finally as a title and a release date. ‘La Futura’ will be released in September.

August 3, 2012
Bob Dylan - Tempest
Bob Dylan FIRST LISTEN Early Roman Kings

A new song from Bob Dylan’s forthcoming album ‘Tempest’ has debuted in a trailer for a new TV show in the USA.

August 2, 2012
Dhani Harrison’s Band Thenewno2 Announce Second Album

George Harrison’s son Dhani has a new album with his band thenewno2 plus guest spots from RZA, Ben Harper and more.

August 2, 2012
Jinja Safari and Kinfe Geshu
Paul Kelly, Lanie Lane, Brous Announced For Key Of Sea 2

Cross-cultural musical mash-up The Key Of Sea's second volume features Paul Kelly, Lanie Lane, Brous, Chet Faker, Jinja Safari and more.

August 2, 2012
Pony Face
Pony Face Announce Second Album And Tour

Melbourne cinematic psych-blues trio Pony Face announce their second album Hypnotised and a East Coast tour.

August 2, 2012
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Release Box Set Collection

Green Day have packaged up their eight albums for the box set ‘The Studio Albums 1990-2009’.

August 2, 2012
Passion Pit
Passion Pit Release Gatsby-esque Clip For ‘Constant Conversations’

Indie pop stars Passion Pit deliver a Great Gatsby-style clip for their slow-jam ‘Constant Conversations’.

August 2, 2012
Gene Simmons of Kiss photo by Tim Cashmere
KISS Release Monster Album Tracks

The buildup is over and KISS has released the track list and the cover art for their upcoming album Monster. The album is their 20th and will be out on October 16, 2012 via Universal Music Group.

August 2, 2012
Blacklevel Embassy
Blacklevel Embassy Announce New Album, Shellac Support

Melbourne rock bruisers Blacklevel Embassy reveal details of their third album and their Shellac support.

August 1, 2012
Snoop Dogg image by Ros O'Gorman photos
Watch: Snoop Dogg’s Jamaican Documentary Trailer

Snoop Dogg’s reinvention as reggae artist and Rastafari Snoop Lion is tracked in a new documentary titled Reincarnation.

August 1, 2012
David Guetta, Noise11, music news
David Guetta Unveils New Sia Collaboration

Dance superstar David Guetta has played another collaboration with Sia titled ‘Falling To Pieces’ live.

July 31, 2012
Animal Collective
Animal Collective Release Hyperactive New Tune ‘Today’s Supernatural’

Baltimore psych nutters Animal Collective release their third single from their next album and announce radio show.

July 31, 2012
Frank Zappa, music news,
Frank Zappa Catalogue Finally Released On Digital

Back home, where it belongs, the music of Frank Zappa is now back in the hands of the Zappa Family Trust.

July 31, 2012
Ray Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kinks Set To Release New Best Of

The Kinks will release a new two-CD compilation that combines their own songs with a number from founding member Ray Davies' solo career.

July 31, 2012
Bob Dylan - Tempest
Bob Dylan Tempest Tracklisting Announced

The titles for Bob Dylan’s 10 new songs from the upcoming ‘Tempest’ album has been announced.

July 31, 2012
Dappled Cities
Dappled Cities Book In-Store To Launch New Album Lake Air

Sydney indie-pop veterans Dappled Cities will launch their new album Lake Air with a Red Eye instore.

July 30, 2012
Bob Mould
Bob Mould Announces New Album Silver Age

Sugar and Hüsker Dü frontman Bob Mould announces his new solo album Silver Age, inspired by recent Foo Fighters shows.

July 30, 2012
Bloc Party
Bloc Party Sneak Out New Track ‘Day Four’

Brit indie rock visitors Bloc Party stream a new song ‘Day Four’ through SoundCloud.

July 30, 2012
Isles of Wonder Music for the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
London Olympics Opening Ceremony Soundtrack Released Through Universal

Universal Music have released ‘Isle of Wonder – Music for The Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games’.

July 29, 2012