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Deadmau5 Announces New Album, Single, Takes A Break

EDM superstar Deadmau5 announces a new album, offers a single with My Chemical Romance's Gerard Way, then says he’s taking a break from music.

August 10, 2012
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Beastie Boy MCA’s Will Protects His Legacy

The will of Adam Yauch, aka MCA of the Beastie Boys, prevents commercial interests capitalising on his creative output.

August 10, 2012
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JEFF The Brotherhood Prep Hypnotic Nights

Nashville scuzz-rock duo JEFF The Brotherhood prepare their Dan Auerbach-produced new album.

August 10, 2012
Alexisonfire Announce Farewell Shows… In Australia

Post-hardcore heroes Alexisonfire will do a farewell tour, with two of the nine shows in Oz.

August 10, 2012
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Rihanna And Chris Brown To Announce Reconciliation

Rihanna and Chris Brown are reportedly just weeks away from confirming their romance.

August 10, 2012
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Usher Stuns Crowd At Karaoke Bar

Usher channelled Michael Jackson during a karaoke session this week.

August 10, 2012
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Celtic Thunder Lead This Week’s New Releases

It’s a good week for the oldies and country, with releases from the Celtic Thunder, Adam Brand, Catherine Britt and more.

August 10, 2012
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Beach Boys To Release Two New Greatest Hits And A Dozen Remasters

Capitol Records and the Beach Boys begin their major reissue campaign for the band's 50th anniversary with two new hits compilations and remastered versions of twelve classic albums.

August 10, 2012
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Justin Bieber Hopes To Do More Acting

Justin Bieber says that he wants to develop his acting skills.

August 10, 2012
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The Surviving Monkees To Tour US

Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork are about to go on the road as the Monkees for the first time in 15 years.

August 10, 2012
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The Drones Bring My Bloody Valentine, Einsturzende Neubauten and More to ATP Australia

Dubbed by many festival goers as "the greatest festival in Australian music history", ATP caused quite a stir when it was here last in 2009. Now Australian fans will get a chance to attend the unique festival once again with The Drones bringing together all of the artists for the 2013 edition.

August 10, 2012
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Madonna Criticized By Russian Government For Showing Support For Pussy Riot

Russia's ruling party has criticized pop superstar Madonna for her words of support for the Russian punk band Pussy Riot - currently detained under charges of "hooliganism" and "inciting religious hatred".

August 10, 2012
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Dizzee Rascal Releases A Clip For His Olympics Theme ‘Scream’

Dizzee Rascal and singer Pepper deliver a live clip to his official London Games theme ‘Scream’ (with a Jay-Z cameo!).

August 9, 2012
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Major Lazer Remix No Doubt’s ‘Settle Down’

Diplo’s Major Lazer has delivered a banging remix of the first song from No Doubt’s new album.

August 9, 2012
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Cosmic Psychos Documentary Hits Funding Target

The forthcoming documentary about world-beating pub-rockers Cosmic Psychos has hit its crowdfunding target.

August 9, 2012
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Cat Power Offers New Track As A Free Download

In the lead up to her new album, Cat Power offers a free download of new song ‘Cherokee’.

August 9, 2012
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Angry Anderson May Become A Member of Parliament

Rose Tattoo singer Angry Anderson may very well soon be a member of the Australian Parliament.

August 9, 2012
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One Direction In Rehearsals For Olympics Closing Ceremony

One Direction will reportedly perform at Sunday night's Olympic Games Closing Ceremony.

August 9, 2012
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Jordin Sparks And Jason Derülo Bond Over Tragedies

Jordin Sparks and Jason Derülo bonded over "tragic" things.

August 9, 2012
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Pink Admits Being First Time Parent Is Not Easy

Pink says that she is constantly in tears after becoming a mother to baby daughter, Willow.

August 9, 2012
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Whitney Houston And Michael Jackson Daughters Bond

Bobbi Kristina Brown and Paris Jackson have reportedly become close friends.

August 9, 2012
Beth Ditto Gives Madonna Style Advice

Beth Ditto is desperate to write a song for Madonna.

August 9, 2012
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Drake ‘Collaborates’ With Aaliyah

A new Aaliyah song, 'Enough Said,' has leaked and is causing a stir.

August 9, 2012
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Green Day Perform Secret Show At LA Club

Welcome to paradise. Or, rather, for a die-hard Green Day fan, the 700-person underground venue the Echoplex in Echo Park, CA.

August 9, 2012
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Paul McCartney Live Kisses DVD Set For Release

Paul McCartney's Live Kisses is to be released on DVD.

August 9, 2012
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Brian Ritchie To Play Benefit For Wisconsin Sikh Temple

Brian Ritchie, the former bass player Violent Femmes now with Aussie band The break, will perform at benefit concert this weekend for the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.

August 9, 2012
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Taylor Swift Announces Live YouTube Q&A With Fans

Pop-country starlet Taylor Swift will talk to her fans worldwide, live, on YouTube next Tuesday.

August 9, 2012
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Jose Feliciano To Perform At Graceland

Jose Feliciano is going to Graceland next week to mark the 35th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley.

August 9, 2012
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Kim Kardashian And Kanye West’s Multi-Million Dollar Romance

Kim Kardashian's romance with Kanye West apparently has a high price tag.

August 9, 2012
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Randy Travis Arrested While Drunk And Naked

Country star Randy Travis has been arrested in Texas after crashing his car while drunk and unclothed.

August 9, 2012