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George Harrison, photo by Paul Cashmere
Olivia Harrison Thwarts Attempt For George Statue

An effort to erect a statue to the late George Harrison in his final home town of Henley-on-Themes has been stopped by the artist's widow, Olivia Harrison.

January 15, 2013
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney’s Ex Signs Non-Disclosure Agreement

Britney Spears'  fiancé Jason Trawick has reportedly signed a confidentiality agreement.

January 15, 2013
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Release Jubilee Street Lyric Video

‘Jubilee Street’ is the second song to be released from the upcoming 15th Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds album ‘Push The Sky Away’.

January 15, 2013
HMV Pitt St Sydney
HMV To Close UK Stores

UK retail institution HMV will close its doors. Administrators have been called in to shut 240 stores effecting 4000 employees.

January 15, 2013
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Is Hashtag Not Quitting

Kylie Minogue has taken to Twitter following the news on the weekend that she was quitting music.

January 15, 2013
Limp Bizkit, Noise11, Photo
Limp Bizkit Say They Are Heading To Australia

Limp Bizkit have confirmed an Australian tour for 2013 although no dates have been announced.

January 14, 2013
Sean Taylor
Sean Taylor Australian Tour Dates Revealed

Be sure to add Sean Taylor to your artists to see in Australia in March.

January 14, 2013
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Justin Timberlake Releases Suit & Tie With Jay-Z And Names Album

After announcing his music comeback last week, Justin Timberlake released his first new song in years, ‘Suit & Tie’, at midnight (New York time) today.

January 14, 2013
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink Devastated After Pet Dog Dies

Pink's beloved bulldog has died.

January 14, 2013
Men Without Hats
Men Without Hats Return To The Road

Canadian group Men Without Hats are headed to Europe for their first tour of the continent in twenty years.

January 14, 2013
Adele Skyfall
Adele Skyfall Becomes First Bond Theme To Win A Golden Globe

Adele has picked up her first Golden Globe Award for her theme song to the James Bond movie ‘Skyfall’.

January 14, 2013
Weezer: Photo By Gerry Nicholls, Noise11
Weezer Kicks Off Australian Tour In Brisbane

The Weezer Australian tour got underway last night, Sunday January 13, in Brisbane.

January 14, 2013
Jason Mraz - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jason Mraz And Zac Brown Band Bluesfest Sideshows Announced

Jason Mraz will play Bluesfest sideshows around Australia as well as dates for Bluesfest, West Coast Blues N Roots Festival and the Deni Blues & Roots Festival.

January 14, 2013
The Beatles
The Beatles Love Me Do Is Out Of Copyright

The Beatles first single, Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You, has entered the public domain in Europe and small labels are already taking advantage of the situation.

January 14, 2013
The xx
The xx Australian Tour Announced

The xx will return to Australia in April for more shows in bigger venues that they played on their brief two-date 2012 tour.

January 14, 2013
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath Christen Album 13

Black Sabbath chose January 13, 2013 to announce that the name of their new album will be ‘13’.

January 13, 2013
Counting Crows photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Counting Crows Announce Australia And New Zealand Tour Dates

Counting Crows will tour Australia and New Zealand around their Bluesfest date.

January 13, 2013
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
BREAKING NEWS: Kylie Minogue Splits With Terry Blamey

Kylie Minogue has split with Terry Blamey with her manager of 25-years. The break brings an end to one of the most successful business relationships ever in the Australian music industry.

January 13, 2013
Freddie Mercury's 1974 Rolls Royce
Freddie Mercury Rolls Royce Sells For £60,000

A 1974 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow has a guide price of £9,000- £11,000 in the UK. Freddie Mercury’s Roller was expected to sell for £24,000 - £28,000. It went for £60,000.

January 13, 2013
Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox
Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox Tops ARIA Album Chart

Bruno Mars jumps up a couple of places to land the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart with his second album “Unorthodox Jukebox” the album also gaining its second Top 10 single this week too, as “When I Was Your Man” jumped up to No.6, with the first single from the set “Locked Out of Heaven” (HP-4) dropping a few places to No.12.

January 13, 2013
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Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Remain Top Of ARIA Chart

Macklemore with his producer Ryan Lewis and rapper Wanz stays atop the ARIA Singles Chart for a seventh consecutive week with their now 5x(▲)Platinum certified track “Thrift Shop”.

January 13, 2013
David Bowie - photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bowie Producer Tony Visconti Corrects Bowie Live Report

David Bowie producer Tony Visconti has taken to Twitter to correct a story run in Pitchfork today saying that David Bowie will never tour again.

January 12, 2013
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Sharon Osbourne Calls Lady Gaga A Bully

Sharon Osbourne has branded Lady Gaga an "attention seeker" and a "bully" for making comments about her daughter Kelly.

January 12, 2013
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Confirms X Factor Departure

Britney Spears has confirmed she is leaving The X Factor US.

January 12, 2013
David Bowie Where Are They Now
Tony Visconti Didn’t Even Tell His Children About David Bowie Album

Producer Tony Visconti says his children didn’t even know that he was working on a new David Bowie album.

January 12, 2013
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Flaming Lips The Terror Is About Finding The Answer

The Flaming Lips will be releasing their 15th studio album ‘The Terror’ in the second quarter of this year.

January 12, 2013
Quentin Tarentino
Quentin Tarantino Throws Tantrum During British Interview

Film director Quentin Tarantino completely lost it in an interview with British news reporter Krishnan Guru-Murthy, refusing to answer a question about violence and telling Guru-Murthy that the interview was his commercial.

January 12, 2013
Anthrax Scott Ian
Anthrax Recruit Shadows Fall Guitarist For Soundwave

Jon Donais of Shadows Falls will play with Anthrax on their upcoming dates including Soundwave.

January 12, 2013
Amanda Palmer image
Musicians Take To Crowdfunding In 2012

In a year when crowdfunding grew exponentially across the globe, music projects accounted for thousands of campaigns, including a growing local trend towards fan-supported releases.

January 11, 2013
Bob Seger, music news,
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band Announce US Tour

Bob Seger is putting the Silver Bullet Band back on the road.

January 11, 2013