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Laneway Announces 2014 Dates

Laneway Festival has announced its 2014 dates for Australasia, as well as details of some notable changes to some of the festival venues.

September 3, 2013
Tony Hadley
Tony Hadley Barracks For Arsenal

As lead vocalist of Spandau Ballet he was responsible for part of the 80s Romantic movement with classics such as 'Gold', 'Only When You Leave', 'Lifeline, 'Through the Barricades' and 'True'.

September 3, 2013
Julian Lennon
Julian Lennon Expands White Feather Foundation Charity

Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Julian Lennon started The White Feather Foundation in 2007 to deal with environmental and humanitarian issues.

September 3, 2013
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Beatles And Rolling Stones Negatives To Be Auctioned

A group of original negatives featuring some of the world's greatest pop and rock icons is to be auctioned at Addison's Autumn Catalog Sale on Saturday, September 7.

September 3, 2013
Elton John - image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Honoured By BRITs

Sir Elton John CBE was honored Monday night at the first ever BRITs Icon event which will be aired on Friday, September 13th on Britain's ITV.

September 3, 2013
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Josh Burdette Of 9:30 Club Found Dead At Age 36

Josh Burdette, manager of Washington D.C.’s 9:30 Club, has been found dead from a suspected suicide. He was 36-years old.

September 3, 2013
Johnny Marr - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Fall Festival Second Announcement Features Johnny Marr

Smiths legend Johnny Marr has been added to the Falls Festival line-up over the New Year’s long weekend.

September 3, 2013
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Nicky Bomba Departs John Butler Trio

Nicky Bomba has left the John Butler Trio to concentrate on the Melbourne Ska Orchestra.

September 2, 2013
David Lowy and The Dead Daisies perform for Uproar Festival, Noise11, Photo
The Dead Daisies To Tour UK With Black Star Riders

Supergroup The Dead Daisies will spend a month in the UK from November 22 on tour with Black Star Riders.

September 2, 2013
Sly and the Family Stone
Sly Stone Wants To Form Albino Band

Sly Stone's story, with all its many strange twists and turns, could probably fill a couple of volumes and, with his latest idea, there may be a need to add many more pages.

September 2, 2013
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Harry Connick Jr Might Be Joining American Idol

A report on the Hollywood Reporter says that Harry Connick, Jr. is signing a deal to be the third judge on the upcoming season of American Idol.

September 2, 2013
The Who Tommy, Noise11, Photo
The Who Upgrade Tommy

The Who's classic rock opera, Tommy, has been remastered and will be released in a variety of formats on November 12 via UMe.

September 2, 2013
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Lance Bass Of ‘N Sync Confirms Engagement

Lance Bass is engaged to boyfriend Michael Turchin.

September 2, 2013
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Paid $3M For Wedding

Kanye West was paid approximately $3 million to perform at a wedding in Kazakhastan, according to a report.

September 2, 2013
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PSY To Appear In Online Video Game

NEXON Europe has announced that global pop sensation, media personality and all-round gentleman PSY is appearing in the enormously successful online free-to-play games MapleStory and Combat Arms.

September 2, 2013
Lady Gaga. image by Tim Cashmere
Lady Gaga Previews Album at iTunes Festival

Lady Gaga wet fans' appetites in London Sunday with a preview of her new album.

September 2, 2013
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Attacked In Canada

Justin Bieber was reportedly attacked by a partygoer in Toronto, Canada.

September 2, 2013
Howard Jones, Noise11, photo
Howard Jones Starts Radio Show

Howard Jones started a new eight-part weekly radio series on the U.K.'s Absolute 80s on Sunday.

September 2, 2013
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Billy Bragg and Robert Forster To Perform At BIGSOUND

Billy Bragg has been confirmed as a showcase act for the BIGSOUND music conference in Brisbane next week.

September 2, 2013
Mark Seymour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Hunters & Collectors And Birds Of Tokyo To Play At The AFL Grand Final

Hunters & Collectors and Birds Of Tokyo have been announced as the acts to perform at the AFL Grand Final in Melbourne on September 28.

September 2, 2013
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Queenscliff Music Festival Announce Third Round Of Artists

The Queenscliff Music Festival in November has announced its third round of artists with Sticky Fingers and D At Sea making the list.

September 2, 2013
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pearl Jam Announce Lightning Bolt Tracklisting

The Pearl Jam ‘Lightning Bolt’ tracklisting has been released by the band.

September 1, 2013
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The Game Actually Turns Up In Australia

Rapper The Game has finally landed on Australian soil to start is on-again, off-again Aussie tour.

September 1, 2013
David Frost with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Noise11, Photo
Sir David Frost Dead at 74

Sir David Frost, one of the greatest interviewers of a generation, has passed away at the age of 74.

September 1, 2013
Lily Allen - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Lily Allen To Return To Active Duty

Lily Allen is making a comeback after taking a few years off to become a mother and a music executive.

September 1, 2013
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Glenn Shorrock, Catherine Britt, Casey Donovan To Perform A Night At The Rock Opera

Glenn Shorrock, Catherine Britt and Casey Donovan are just some of the stars coming together to perform for A Night At The Rock Opera to benefit the YWCA, New South Wales.

September 1, 2013
Toby Keith, Noise11, Photo
Toby Keith To Play Australia For CMC Rocks The Hunter

US country superstar Toby Keith will perform for the first time ever in Australia next March when he heads down under for CMC Rocks The Hunter 2014.

September 1, 2013
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Mick Jagger To Make James Brown Biopic

Mick Jagger has cast Chadwick Boseman in the lead role of James Brown in the biopic he is making about the Godfather of Soul.

August 31, 2013
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: John Mayer Lands Second Consecutive Number One Debut

John Mayer lands his second consecutive number one in Australia as his sixth studio album “Paradise Valley” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart this week.

August 31, 2013
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ARIA Singles: Katy Perry Tops Chart For Second Week

Katy Perry’s “Roar” is at the top of the Australian charts for a second week, plus the song also achieves Platinum (▲) in sales this week too, whilst there are only two changes within the entire top six songs this week.

August 31, 2013