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Loreen Wins Eurovision For Sweden

28-year old Loreen has won the Eurovision song contest for Sweden.

May 27, 2012
Dukes of September
Donald Fagen, Boz Scaggs And Michael McDonald Become The Dukes Of September Again

Two summers ago, three giants of the music business brought their collective talents together to form the Dukes of September Rhythm Revue. Donald Fagen (Steely Dan), Boz Scaggs and Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers) played a series of dates that mixed their own hits with classics from, mostly, the annals of rhythm and blues.

May 26, 2012
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VIDEO: Neil Young covers God Save The Queen

One of the songs on the new Neil Young and Crazy Horse album is 'God Save The Queen' (and not the Sex Pistols song.

May 26, 2012
Sean Wilson-Miller with Cameron and Sally
The Courageous Shaun Wilson-Miller Has Passed Away

Courageous 17-year school-boy Shaun Wilson-Miller has passed away.

May 26, 2012
Gotye and Kimbra
Gotye Painting Sells For $15000

A painting of Gotye based on his ‘Something That I Used To Know’ video has sold for $15000 in Melbourne.

May 26, 2012
Paul Dainty - image by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Dainty Consortium Acquires Aztec Music

A consortium led by Paul Dainty has acquired the assets of Aztec Music. Aztec was placed into receivership in March, 2012.

May 26, 2012
Rufus Wainwright - image by Ros O'Gorman
Rufus Wainwright Returns To Australia

Rufus Wainwright will return to Australia in September to tour his new album ‘Out Of The Game’.

May 26, 2012
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One Direction Open Shop Before Show

One Direction will open their merch stand early for fans heading to their Detroit show next week.

May 26, 2012
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Doc Watson In Critical Condition

Folk music great Doc Watson is reported to be in critical condition in a Winston-Salem, NC hospital.

May 26, 2012
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REVIEW: The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Forum Theatre, May 19, 2012

Notorious psych act The Brian Jonestown Massacre scramble brains with the Raveonettes at the Forum Theatre.

May 25, 2012
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VIDEO: Bruce Springsteen Rocky Ground video

Bruce Springsteen has released the video for Rocky Ground.

May 25, 2012
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Roger Waters Announces His Final The Wall Show

Roger Waters has been on the road touring with The Wall for almost two years and has made it clear that, when this tour ends, it will be the last of his performing days.

May 25, 2012
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VIDEO: Kylie Minogue Drops Timebomb

Kylie Minogue has dropped a new song called ‘Timebomb’ today as part of her K25 celebrations.

May 25, 2012
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Sister Sledge Australian Tour Postponed

The upcoming Aussie tour for Sister Sledge feat. Kathy Sledge is to be rescheduled.

May 25, 2012
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Flaming Lips To Beat Jay-Z One Day Concert Record

The Flaming Lips have done some pretty wacky things throughout their career but this time they've set a goal that will take a lot of hard work. The Wayne Coyne fronted group is looking to break the record for the most concerts in one day.

May 25, 2012
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Guns N Roses And Thin Lizzy Play The UK

With a stonking hangover courtesy of the Sound City finale, Jo and Jamie head to the Echo Arena to finish off a fantastic weekend of live music in Liverpool, with Guns N' Roses. Would Axl turn up on time? Would he turn up at all?

May 25, 2012
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Over 200000 Coldplay Tickets Go On Sale In Australia

A second Sydney show for Coldplay went on sales 10 minutes after the first this morning, due to demand.

May 25, 2012
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Ricki-Lee Preps Fear and Freedom

Ricki-Lee has revealed details of her first album for EMI.

May 25, 2012
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Freedy Johnston To Play In L.A.

Freedy Johnston is venturing west this weekend for a show at the Mint in Los Angeles.

May 25, 2012
Eric Burdon with Paul Cashmere at SXSW. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Burdon To Release Til Your River Runs Dry

Music legend Eric Burdon will release his new album ‘Til Your River Runs Dry’ in September.

May 25, 2012
Elton John - image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Hospitalised With Serious Respiratory Illness

Elton John has spent a day in a Los Angeles hospital with a “serious respiratory illness” and cancels shows. 

May 25, 2012
Sigur Ros
Sigur Ros And The Voice Lead This Week’s New Releases

Sigur Ros and The Voice kick off a big week, including Scissor Sisters, Julia Stone, Ladyhawke, The Cult and more.

May 25, 2012
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Aerosmith Christen New Album

The new Aerosmith album has been dubbed ‘’Music From Another Dimension’.

May 25, 2012
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Break A Leg Named Winner 5 For Red Bull Bedroom Jam

Moruya, NSW band Break A Leg have become the 5th and final act to be named for the Red Bull Bedroom Jam.

May 25, 2012
Robin Gibb - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Barry Gibb Releases Tribute Video For Brother Robin Gibb

Barry Gibb has not, as of today, released any statements on the passing of his brother Robin.

May 24, 2012
Paul Simon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Simon And Garfunkel Will Never Record Together Again

Other than live shows, it has been 27 years since Simon & Garfunkel recorded in a studio and it doesn't look like that long drought will end anytime soon (if ever).

May 24, 2012
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Toff In Town Hosts Live Music Discussion And Tote Doco

A new panel discussion about music activism, and a screening of the Tote documentary, hits the Toff In Town next Monday.

May 24, 2012
Joe Bonamassa
Joe Bonamassa Tops iTunes Chart And Announces Australian Tour

US blues-rock virtuoso Joe Bonamassa announces an Australian tour as his latest album tops the UK midweek iTunes chart.

May 24, 2012
Flight Of The Conchords
Flight Of The Conchords Add Another Perth Show

Kiwi comic folk duo Flight Of The Conchords book their third stadium show in Perth. Madness.

May 24, 2012
Something For Kate
Something For Kate Head To Dallas To Record Their Sixth Album

Paul, Steph and Clint from Something For Kate are off the Dallas Texas to record their sixth album.

May 24, 2012