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MTKO Predicted For No 1 Album

MKTO look like having a number one debut album in Australia over this weekend while Pharrell could be struggling to keep the top of the singles chart with Christina Aguilera giving him competition.

February 7, 2014
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The Dead Daisies To Record New Music In Sydney

The Dead Daisies will gather in a Sydney studio next week to lay down more new music.

February 7, 2014
Ball Park Music
Ball Park Music Complete Third Album

Ball Park Music, out of Brisbane, will return with their third album ‘Puddinghead’ in April.

February 7, 2014
Klaxons Have A New Single

Klaxons have announced details of a new single, 'There Is No Other Time', ahead of their forthcoming album.

February 5, 2014
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Kylie Minogue Releases Into The Blue Video

Kylie Minogue has released ‘Into The Blue’, the official video for the first single of her upcoming album ‘Kiss Me Once’.

February 4, 2014
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George Michael Releases Sananda Maitreya Cover

George Michael has released 'Let Her Down Easy', a cover of an old Sandana Maitreya aka Terence Trent D'Arby song.

February 3, 2014
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Engelbert Humperdinck Covers The Temptations With Cliff Richard

Engelbert Humperdinck has covered a Temptations song with Sir Cliff Richard for the first single off his upcoming duets album ‘Engelbert Calling’.

February 3, 2014
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The Dead Daisies Release Third Single Ahead Of Aussie TV Onslaught

The Dead Daisies have released their third single ‘It’s Gonna Take Time’ and will start talking up the band on Australian television this week.

February 2, 2014
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Robert Cray To Release 17th Album

Robert Cray will release 'In My Soul' in March on the Provogue label.

February 2, 2014
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U2 Give Away New Song For 24 Hours

U2 have made their new song 'Invisible' available for free for 24 hours.

February 2, 2014
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Ian Anderson Revives Gerard Bostock For Homo Erraticus

Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull has once again revived his fictional character Gerard Bostock for ‘Homo Erraticus’ (or what appears to be Thick As A Brick III).

February 2, 2014
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ARIA Albums: Avicii Returns To The Top With True

Avicii toured Australia from late last week, and that has helped his debut album “True” to take the top spot on the ARIA Albums chart this week, making us the first non-Scandinavian country to place it at No.1.

February 1, 2014
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ARIA Singles: Pharrell Williams Is Still Happy On Top

Pharrell Williams is at the top of the ARIA Singles chart for a fifth consecutive week with his now 3x▲Platinum selling single “Happy”.

February 1, 2014
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Engelbert Humperdinck Engelbert Calling Almost Complete

Engelbert Humperdinck's new duets album 'Engelbert Calling' is almost complete and will be released in March.

February 1, 2014
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New Music Releases For W/C January 31, 2014

New Releases for week commencing Friday 24th January, 2014 (unless otherwise noted below)

January 31, 2014
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New Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Features Ed Sheeran, Zac Brown Band

Elton John’s classic ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ album will be reissued with a bonus disc featuring covers of songs by Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy and Zac Brown Band.

January 31, 2014
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Papa Vs Pretty Raise Awareness Of Great Barrier Reef Dredging

The latest single for Papa Vs Pretty, ‘To Do’, tackles the current Great Barrier Reef dredging issue.

January 30, 2014
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Midweek Music Sales: Avicii For Album, Pharrell For Single

Pharrell Williams looks set for a fifth week at No.1 with his “Happy” little song, but after a big week of music events occurring (Big Day Out, Grammys, Triple J Hottest 100) the rest of the Top 10 is shaken up majorly.

January 30, 2014
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Reg Mombassa And Peter O’Doherty To Exhibit Paintings At SXSW

The art works of Reg Mombassa and Peter O’Doherty from Dog Trumpet will be on display in Austin, Texas during the SXSW music conference in March.

January 29, 2014
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New Live DVD From Moby

Moby to release a new live DVD featuring a number of special guests.

January 28, 2014
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Kylie Minogue ‘Kiss Me Once’ Tracklisting Revealed

Kylie Minogue’s 12th studio album ‘Kiss Me Once’ will include a song with Enrique Iglesias.

January 27, 2014
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Bruce Springsteen High Hopes Sells Over 11,000 In Australia

Bruce Springsteen ‘High Hopes’ went home to over 11,000 Australians last week but even with those lukewarm figures The Boss easily managed to take the top spot on the Australian album chart from Beyoncé.

January 27, 2014
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ARIA Albums: Bruce Springsteen High Hopes Is Number One

The eighteenth studio album for Bruce Springsteen entitled “High Hopes” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, becoming only his third No.1 album in Australia and his first No.1 in almost nineteen years.

January 25, 2014
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ARIA Singles: Pharrell Williams Still Happy On Top

For a fourth week, Pharrell Williams is “Happy” at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart, whilst local DJ Joel Fletcher and rapper Savage climb to a new peak of No.2 with “Swing”.

January 25, 2014
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Bruce Springsteen Reveals Just Like Fire Would Video

Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band (at least the version with Tom Morello instead of Steven Van Zandt), has released a performance video for the track Just Like Fire Would from the new album High Hopes.

January 25, 2014
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Kylie Minogue Album Titled Kiss Me Once

Kylie Minogue has revealed her new album will be titled ‘Kiss Me Once’.

January 24, 2014
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Eels To Release 11th Album In April

Eels are set to release 'The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett' on April 21st.

January 24, 2014
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The Birthday Party Catalogue To Be Reissued

The Birthday Party catalogue, the band that was the musical origin of Nick Cave, will be reissued via Michael Gudinski’s Liberation Music.

January 23, 2014
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New Music Releases W/C January 24, 2014

New Releases for week commencing Friday 24th January, 2014 (unless otherwise noted below)

January 23, 2014
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Wilko Johnson And Roger Daltrey To Release Album Together

Wilko Johnson of pub rock pioneers Dr Feelgood and The Who’s legendary singer Roger Daltrey will release a collaborative album in March.

January 23, 2014