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Max and Gladys Bygraves 67th Wedding Anniversary photo
Max Bygraves Dies At Age 89

British singer and comedian Max Bygraves has died at the age of 89.

September 2, 2012
Hal David
Hal David Dies Aged 91

Hal David, one of the greatest songwriters of all-time, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 91.

September 2, 2012
Birdy Replaces The Sapphires As Top ARIA Album

Back in May 2011, The Wombats debuted and peaked at No.2 in Australia with their second album “This Modern Glitch”, which is on the 14th Floor Records label (through Atlantic/Warner here).

September 2, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Scores An ARIA Hat Trick

Guy Sebastian keeps his “Battle Scars” at No.1 in Australia for a third week, matching the three week run at the top of his first No.1 “Angels Brought Me Here” (Dec 2003).

September 2, 2012
The Beach Boys 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: The Beach Boys, Melbourne, August 31, 2012

The Beach Boys have reached Australia on their 50th Anniversary tour and last night (August 31, 2012) played three hours of music history for fans for the first time with founder Brian Wilson in decades.

September 1, 2012
Michael Chugg, Chugg Entertainment
Chuggi Predicts Billy Thorpe The Hologram For Long Way To The Top

The late, great Billy Thorpe may appear as a hologram on the upcoming Long Way To The Top shows.

September 1, 2012
MCM Entertainment Group To Delist From Australian Stock Exchange

MCM Entertainment Group (MEG), the production company behind Take 40 Australia, has announced that it plans to delist from the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX).

September 1, 2012
Catherine Britt: Photo by Ros O'Gorman
BIGSOUND Conference Is A Sell-Out

The BIGSOUND music conference for Brisbane from September 12 has completely sold out.

September 1, 2012
AWME 2012
Australasian Worldwide Music Expo Announces Scholarship Program

The Australasian Worldwide Music Expo (AWME) has announced the 2012 national scholarship program for artists, artist managers and arts workers to attend the 5th music expo in Melbourne in November.

August 31, 2012 photo by Ros O'Gorman Has Further Car Trouble

Cheryl Cole and were involved in a car accident yesterday(29.08.12) but apart from whiplash, both are fine.

August 31, 2012
James Taylor: Photo Ros O'Gorman
James Taylor Receives French Letter Honour

James Taylor has been honored with the Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters, an award given by the French government to "recognize eminent artists and writers, as well as individuals who have contributed to furthering the arts in France and throughout the world."

August 31, 2012
Primal Scream - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Meredith Festival Sells Out In Record Time

The 2012 Meredith Music Festival has completely sold out, faster than any other time in its 22-year history.

August 31, 2012
Eminem, Noise11, Photo
Eminem Creates ‘Masterpiece’ For Slaughterhouse

Eminem has created a 'masterpiece' with Slaughterhouse's new album.

August 31, 2012
Refused, music news,
Refused Sell Out Melbourne Show In 4 Minutes

The first ever Refused show for Melbourne sold out in four minutes this morning.

August 31, 2012
Eddie Van Halen
Eddie Van Halen Undergoes Emergency Surgery

Van Halen's official site announced tonight that Eddie Van Halen has undergone emergency surgery for a severe bout of diverticulitis and it will take four-to-six months for him to recover from the surgery.

August 31, 2012
Billy Gibbons, Noise11, SXSW 2012, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ZZ Top Release Their First Album In Nine Years

The first new studio album from ZZ Top in nine years is LA FUTURA, set for release 10th September by American Recordings/Mercury Records.

August 31, 2012
Yoko Ono. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Yoko Says Ono To Sean Tattoo

Yoko Ono has banned her adult son from getting a tattoo as she still sees him as 'a little baby'.

August 31, 2012
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Tweet New Album Title

One Direction have announced the title of their second album will be 'Take Me Home', via a tweet from band member Louis Tomlinson.

August 31, 2012
Blink 182, photo, Noise11
Blink 182 Writing New Album

Blink 182 have revealed to excited fans that they will be recording new material ahead of their tour next year.

August 31, 2012
Freddie For A Day
Tom Cruise To Bust Out His Inner Freddie

Tom Cruise will be dusting off his fake moustache next week in memory of Freddie Mercury.

August 31, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Denies Marriage Rumours

Adele refutes rumours that she has secretly wed her partner Simon Konecki.

August 31, 2012
Skinwalkers Release New Single

Gold Coast trio, Skinwalkers are releasing their second single of 2012, ‘Everyone Has A Story’, the follow-up to ‘I Don’t Believe It’.

August 31, 2012
Chris Lighty
Diddy, Mariah Carey Manager Chris Lighty Shoots Himself Dead

Chris Lighty, manager of Diddy, Mariah Carey, Ja Rule and 50 Cent, shot himself dead in the street outside his Bronx apartment on Thursday (August 30, 2012).

August 31, 2012
EYEHATEGOD To Play First Ever CherryFest

New Orleans’ EYEHATEGOD will perform at the inaugural CherryFest in Melbourne in November.

August 30, 2012
The Vaccines, music news,
The Vaccines Fail To Recognise Their Own Song

The Vaccines didn't recognise one of their own songs when they heard it in a club, mistaking it for a track by The Strokes.

August 30, 2012
Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - Photo by Mary Boukouvalas
‘Foo Fighters Used To Suck’ Says Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl claims the Foo Fighters "used to suck".

August 30, 2012
Rolling Stones Charlie is My Darling
Rolling Stones 1965 Irish Documentary To Be Released

A documentary on the early days of the Rolling Stones, shot during their 1965 tour, will be premiered at the New York Film Festival on Saturday, September 29 with an encore screening on October 3.

August 30, 2012
The xx
The xx : Writing A Song For Beyonce Is The Dream

The xx "dream" of writing a song for their pop hero Beyonce, and were star struck when they met her earlier this year.

August 30, 2012
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Grand Ole Opry To Celebrate Loretta Lynn’s 50th Anniversary

On September 25, the country music world will celebrate Loretta Lynn's 50th Anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry.

August 30, 2012
The Checks
The Checks From New Zealand Announce Break-up

New Zealand band The Checks are calling it a day.

August 30, 2012