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Tom Dumont Confirms No Doubt Will Get To Australia Eventually

No Doubt will make it to Australia although it won’t be for Soundwave next year.

July 22, 2012
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Usher’s 11-year Old Step-Son Dies

Kyle Glover, the step-son of R&B star Usher, passed away from injuries he sustained from a tragic jet ski accident earlier this month.

July 22, 2012
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The Who Venue To Honor 33 Year Old Canceled Tickets

Thirty-three years ago, the Who were scheduled to play a show at the Providence Civic Center but the venue cancelled the show in the wake of the infamous stampede outside the group's Cincinnati stop.

July 22, 2012
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Steve Van Zandt To Skip Some E Street Band Shows

Steven Van Zandt might be forced to skip a number of stops on the current Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band tour due to previous committeemen to his series Lllyhammer.

July 22, 2012
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Motley Crue And Kiss Kick Off Tour SETLIST

The explosive tour with co-headliners Motley Crue and KISS opened on Friday night at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, VA.

July 22, 2012
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Nude Drummer With Erection Required

Are you a drummer who doesn’t mind performing nude and can maintain an erection for one minute while playing? Then do we have a job for you.

July 22, 2012
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Karise Eden Welcomes Darren Percival, Rachael Leahcar and Sarah De Bono To ARIA Chart

Karise Eden’s “My Journey” album holds for a fourth consecutive week at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart, as her former competitors debut all below her, giving us four acts from ‘The Voice’ within the Top 10 this week, something which Australian Idol could only do once with two albums from two former acts (winner Guy Sebastian & runner-up Shannon Noll for a single week in April of 2004).

July 22, 2012
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fun. Bumps Pink From Number One On ARIA Chart

Fun become the second act this year and the second group this decade to score two No.1 singles, as their new track “Some Nights” moves up a spot to the top of the ARIA Singles Chart this week. Earlier in the year they hit No.1 with “We Are Young”, which held the top spot for three weeks from mid-March, and it holds at No.41 for another week.

July 22, 2012
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Nas Wants To Do Blues

Nas reveals he has a deep connection with his inner blues musician.

July 21, 2012
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Elton John Talks About His Son

Sir Elton John thinks about his son "24 hours a day".

July 21, 2012
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Django Django Release EP

Still reeling from the release of their critically acclaimed self-titled debut LP, Django Django are pleased to announce that new single 'Hail Bop', will be released on August 13th.

July 21, 2012
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Nicole Scherzinger Reduced To Tears On X-Factor

Nicole Scherzinger has experienced 'a torrid few days' with her boyfriend Lewis Hamilton.

July 21, 2012
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Leona Lewis Working With Adele Producer

Leona Lewis is working with Adele's favourite record producer as she isn't 'sentimental' about her team.

July 21, 2012
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Rihanna Parties On Yacht

Rihanna and her entourage have asked disgruntled cruise line staff members to join her all night parties.

July 21, 2012
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R&B Veterans Mint Condition Return With 8th Album

Veteran R&B band Mint Condition will mark their third decade in the biz with their 8th album ‘Music @ The Speed Of Life’ in September.

July 21, 2012
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Elton John To Play Sydney, Perth and Canberra Only

Elton John is coming back to Australia in November but for three shows only and only in Sydney, Perth and Canberra.

July 20, 2012
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Colin Hay Remakes Down Under

Colin Hay has re-recorded his classic Men At Work hit ‘Down Under’ minus the flute riff.

July 20, 2012
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Grandmaster Melle Mel Books His First Ever Australian Tour

Hip-hop pioneer Grandmaster Melle Mel of the Furious Five will tour Australia for the first time.

July 20, 2012
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Liam Gallagher To Perform ‘Wonderwall’ At Olympics Closing Ceremony

After Noel Gallagher reportedly turned them down, Liam agrees to do Oasis’ ‘Wonderwall’ at the Olympics Closing Ceremony.

July 20, 2012
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Flying Lotus’ New Album Features Thom Yorke, Erykah Badu

Trippy electro producer Flying Lotus has announced the guests, title, release date and tracklist for his new album.

July 20, 2012
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Watch: Refused’s Television Debut On Jimmy Fallon

Reunited Swedish hardcore legends Refused perform two classics on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.

July 20, 2012
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Paul Kelly Movie To Screen In October

The Paul Kelly movie ‘Stories Of Me’ will premiere in October.

July 20, 2012
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Jason Bonham Brings His Led Zeppelin Tribute To Australia

The son of the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, Jason, will pay tribute to his father’s band in a national tour.

July 20, 2012
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Daniel Johns Performs Qantas Commercial

The music of former Silverchair singer Daniel Johns features in the new television commercial for Qantas.

July 20, 2012
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Passion Pit And Slipknot Lead The New Releases

A very diverse selection of new releases this week, including Passion Pit, Slipknot, Old Crow Medicine Show and The Gaslight Anthem.

July 20, 2012
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Motown The Musical Is Coming To Broadway

The story of Motown is coming to Broadway with a book by Berry Gordy and the music that made Detroit famous.

July 20, 2012
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America Are Coming To Australia

Folk icons America are on their way Down Under for a national tour with Rick Price.

July 20, 2012
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David Bowie John I’m Only Dancing 40th Anniversary Single Coming

Following the Record Store Day release of the limited edition Starman 7" picture disc, EMI will release a 40th anniversary limited edition 7" picture disc of David Bowie's John, I'm Only Dancing. The disc will be released on September 11 in the U.S. and September 3 in the rest of the world.

July 20, 2012
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George Harrison Nominated For Six Emmy Awards

The nominees were announced on Thursday for the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards with a number of programs involving veteran musical artists in the mix.

July 20, 2012
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A&M Records To Release 50th Anniversary Album

The year was 1962 and the location was a garage in Hollywood. Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss started A&M Records, kicking off their new label with the hit single The Lonely Bull by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass.

July 20, 2012