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The Go-Betweens
The Best Of The Go-Betweens Album Coming Soon

Look out for a Go-Betweens ‘Best Of’ hand-picked by Forster, Morrison, Brown and Vickers, complete with a live disc.

July 2, 2012
Ron Pope
Pope To Visit Melbourne Chapel

American YouTube balladeer Ron Pope will play Melbourne’s Chapel Off Chapel, as well as Sydney and Brisbane.

July 2, 2012
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Chris Brown Slams Drake On New Tune, Still A Douchenozzle

Chris Brown has taken a stab at Canadian rapper Drake in a verse he added to The Game’s remix of a Chief Keef tune.

July 2, 2012
Ben Harper
Ben Harper Books His First National Acoustic Tour

Roots star Ben Harper will play three East Coast shows in his first headlining Australian acoustic tour.

July 2, 2012
The Vaccines, music news,
The Vaccines Announce Their Second Album With A Video

The Vaccines Come Of Age will be the Brit-rockers second album and they’ve delivered a video for 'No Hope'.

July 2, 2012
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
The Living End Announce Their Landmark Retrospective Tour

The Living End will play each of their six albums in full in week-long residencies around the country. Wow.

July 2, 2012
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CNN Kills Gotye

Gotye has had to deny his death in a Twitter post after a comment was posted on the CNN website stating that the Australian singer had killed himself.

July 2, 2012
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The Voice, Australia’s Music Chart Road Kill Revealed

The Voice gave this week’s Australian chart a number of firsts and they were all bad. Never before have so many songs debuted one week and disappeared the next.

July 1, 2012
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Flaming Lips Smash Jay-Z Guinness World Record

The Flaming Lips have successfully smashed the Guinness World Record previously held by Jay-Z for most concerts performed in multiple cities after a historic road trip through the Mississippi Delta region which now ranks as the most-viewed digitally driven event in Viacom Music & Logo Group history, including generating more than 43 million votes.

July 1, 2012
Natasha Duarte - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Glenn Wheatley To Manage Natasha Duarté

17-year old Melbourne singer/songwriter Natasha Duarté has signed a management deal with Australian uber-manager Glenn Wheatley.

July 1, 2012
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Tim Wheatley’s Crooked Saint Gets Hot & Heavy

Melbourne via Sydney via L.A.’s Tim Wheatley has just released a new double A-side ‘Hot & Heavy / Outta Sight Outta Mind’ under his guise of Crooked Saint.

July 1, 2012
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Van Halen Tour Officially Cancelled

The Van Halen dates postponed last month have now been officially cancelled.

July 1, 2012
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EMI Publishing Sold For $2.2B To Sony

Sony has paid $2.2 billion for a 50% share of EMI Publishing.

July 1, 2012
Lamb Of God, Randy Blythe - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lamb Of God Singer Out On Bail Following Manslaughter Charges

Randy Blythe, lead singer of Lamb Of God, has been released on bail following his arrest for the manslaughter of a fan in the Czech Republic this week.

July 1, 2012
Charlie Watts, The Rolling Stones (photo by Ros O'Gorman)
Charlie Watts Debuts A, B, C & D of Boogie Woogie In NYC

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has debuted his other band the A, B, C & D of Boogie Woogie in New York City at the Iridium Jazz Club.

July 1, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele 21 Departs Australian Top 10

The Adele album ‘21’ has departed the Australian Top 10 for the first time in 15 months.

July 1, 2012
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Jade Jagger Marries DJ Adrian Fillary

Mick Jagger has a new son-in-law. His daughter Jade married DJ Adrian Fillary in a ceremony at the Aynhoe Park hotel in the Cotswolds yesterday (June 30, 2012).

July 1, 2012
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Kiss To Unleash Monster Track Monday – Listen to Preview

Kiss will give fans the first taste of their new album ‘Monster’ with the release of the first single ‘Hell Or Hallelujah’ tomorrow (July 2, 2012).

July 1, 2012
Karise Eden from team Seal on The Voice images
The Voice ARIA Slaughterhouse, Karise Eden 1 to 54

For all of the huge debuts that The Voice racked up last week, their presence in the Top 10 has been reduced to one song within the entire ten.

July 1, 2012
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Karise Eden Takes Top Spot On ARIA Chart

Karise Eden drops from the No.1 spot on the singles chart, but claims the new No.1 album in the country with instantly platinum certified “My Journey”, which is also the sixth consecutive No.1 debut in the past seven weeks.

July 1, 2012
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Billionaire Offers Chris Brown And Drake To Punch Each Others Lights Out – VIDEO

A Hollywood billionaire has offered a $10,000,000 purse to Chris Brown and Drake to get in the ring and punch each other’s lights out.

June 30, 2012
Lil' Band O' Gold with Tim Rogers - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Tim Rogers Does Led Zeppelin And AC/DC With Lil Band O Gold

Last night’s Lil’ Band O’ Gold gig in Melbourne (June 29, 2012) had a special treat when You Am I’s Tim Rogers joined the Louisiana supergroup and performed Led Zeppelin and AC/DC covers.

June 30, 2012
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Bruce Springsteen Will Be MusiCares Person Of The Year

The Recording Academy and the MusiCares Foundation have announced that Bruce Springsteen has been selected to be the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year.

June 30, 2012
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Bob Seger Burglar Arrested

Bob Seger's burglar has been caught and arrested.

June 30, 2012
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Eddie Van Halen Takes A Slam At Sammy Hagar And Michael Anthony

Here's a quote that won't be making Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony's days.

June 30, 2012
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Carly Rae Jepsen And Adele Top 2012 ARIA Chart … So Far

Carly Rae Jepsen ‘Call Me Maybe’ and Adele ‘21’ are the biggest single and album of 2012 so far, according to ARIA.

June 30, 2012
Adele images photo
Adele Is Having A Baby

Adele is pregnant. The  most successful singer of the decade has announced that she has her first baby on the way.

June 30, 2012
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George Michael Releases White Light Single – LISTEN

George Michael has released his new song ‘White Light’ today, exactly 30 years to the day that Wham released ‘Wham Rap’.

June 29, 2012
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Liam Gallagher Plays Oasis Songs For The First Time In Years

Liam Gallagher’s band Beady Eye have always refused to include Oasis songs in their set, but after seeing Noel’s success the band have finally caved.

June 29, 2012
Hayes Carll
Hayes Carll Tours Australia For The First Time

Acclaimed Texan Americana artist Hayes Carll will hit the Gympie Muster and the East Coast in August.

June 29, 2012