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The Beards
The Beards Launch Third Beard Concept Album With National Tour

Adelaide’s surprise success The Beards deliver new single 'I'm In The Mood... For Beards', prep their third album and book a national tour.

January 17, 2012
Sia, music news,
Sia Helps Take Hilltop Hoods Platinum

Hilltop Hoods have a Platinum hit on their hands with thanks to Sia. ‘I Love It’ featuring Sia from the album ‘Drinking From The Sun’ has past the benchmark Platinum sales mark.

January 16, 2012
Dirty Three - Towards the Low Sun
Dirty Three Reveal First Song In Seven Years

Melbourne born, but internationally based instrumental violin-driven art rock band Dirty Three have revealed their first song since 2005.

January 16, 2012
Children Collide - Photo By Damien Loverso
Children Collide Release Sword To A Gun Video

Children Collide have hit 2012 running with the release of ‘Sword To A Gun’, their first single from their third album.

January 16, 2012
The Little Willies
Little Willies, Big Pink, Martin Solvieg Lead New Releases

A hell of a mixed bag at the start of 2012, with everything from country to electro to pop to garage rock.

January 13, 2012
Bob Dylan Chimes Of Freedom Amnesty album
Adele Sings For Bob Dylan And Amnesty International

Adele is just one of dozens of artists covering Bob Dylan for a massive 4CD Bob Dylan tribute album to benefit Amnesty International.

January 12, 2012
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Blue Ivy Carter Becomes Youngest Ever Hitmaker

Beyonce and Jay-Z’s baby has become the youngest person ever to have a hit record.

January 12, 2012
James Mercer of The Shins
The Shins Offer First Song From Port Of Morrow

On the back of their Coachella announcement, indie rock heavyweights The Shins deliver a new song.

January 12, 2012
Leonard Cohen, Noise11, Photo
Darkness Leonard Cohen’s First Old Idea

Leonard Cohen has revealed his new spoken word song (get it? They’re all spoken word!) off his upcoming album Old Ideas.

January 11, 2012
Jason Donovan
Jason Donovan Announces New Album

Former Neighbours star Jason Donovan has announced the release of his sixth studio album.

January 11, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
VIDEO: The Van Halen ‘Tattoo’ Video Is Here Now

Van Halen have released the official video for the new single ‘Tattoo’.

January 10, 2012
The Doors LA Woman
LISTEN: The Doors ‘She Smells So Nice’ Previously Unreleased

Here is your first listen to a previously unreleased song from The Doors.

January 10, 2012
Van Halen 2012
LISTEN: Van Halen Release 90 Second Sampler of New Song

Van Halen have placed a 90 second sampler of their new single ‘Tattoo’ on iTunes.

January 10, 2012
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hear Jay-Z’s Song To His New Newborn Daughter Blue

Jay-Z has already released a song about the birth of his and Beyonce’s new daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

January 10, 2012
Bleeding Knees Club
Bleeding Knees Club Tour The UK Before Their Debut

Gold Coast surf-rock brats Bleeding Knees Club book a UK tour before releasing their debut album.

January 9, 2012
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
The White Stripes Offer Unreleased Outtakes On Vinyl

The White Stripes are offering two “markedly different” versions of previously released tracks on vinyl.

January 9, 2012
First Aid Kit
Swedish Folk Duo First Aid Kit Reveal New Video

Much-buzzed Swedish folk sisters First Aid Kit give us the first taste of their new album.

January 9, 2012
Paul McCartney Standards album mixing at the Capitol Studios
Paul McCartney Kisses On The Bottom Album Details

Paul McCartney has recorded an album of mostly standard pop songs that he remembers from his childhood and which influenced him musically. 

January 9, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
Van Halen A Different Kind Of Truth Tracklisting And Tattoo Sample

Here it is Van Halen fans, the full tracklisting for the new album ‘A Different Kind Of Truth’ and a sample of the new single ‘Tattoo’.

January 8, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Thom Yorke Throw Up A Few More Tracks

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has posted two new solo tracks online.

January 7, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
Van Halen Resurrects Old Unreleased Song At Café Wha

Van Halen performed at the tiny New York venue Café Wha on Thursday night played a very old unused song expected to be on the new album.

January 7, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
David Lee Roth Reveals Van Halen Album Title

The new Van Halen album will be called …

January 6, 2012
Madonna. photo by Kevin Mazur from
The Noise11 Guide To New Music In 2012

Your guide to the definitely, probably, and possibly of artists releasing new albums this year.

January 6, 2012
James Hetfield, Metallica. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica To Release Beyond Magnetic On CD

Metallica will release the four-track ‘Beyond Magnetic’ EP on CD at the end of the month.

January 4, 2012
Death Grips
Your New Favourite Artist: Death Grips

If you can handle it, welcome to the disturbing world of California’s glitch-hop terrors Death Grips.

January 4, 2012
Van Halen 2012
New Van Halen Song Titled Tattoo

Van Halen’s new song ‘Tattoo’ will surface on January 10 kicking off a year of activity for the band including their first album with David Lee Roth in 28 years.

January 4, 2012
Kid Cudi for Heatwave Festival
Heatwave-Bound Kid Cudi Preps Rock Side Project WZRD

Hip-hop newbie and Heatwave visitor Kid Cudi is about to drop a rock side project featuring Empire Of The Sun.

January 3, 2012
Frenzal Rhomb's Jay Whalley
Frenzal Rhomb Kick Off 2012 Cartoon Style

Sydney’s favourite mischievous punk rockers Frenzal Rhomb have come up with a video that will make you laugh and cry at the same time.

January 3, 2012
Hey Gotye, You Are Number One In Germany

Gotye. Congrats. You have the number one song in Germany.

December 29, 2011
Van Halen 2012
Van Halen 7.2.12 Is Album Release Date

Van Halen will release the new album on February 7, 2012.

December 29, 2011