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Paul Weller - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Weller Records The Beatles’ ‘Birthday’ For Paul McCartney

For one day, you can buy Paul Weller’s charity cover of ‘Birthday’ to celebrate Paul McCartney’s 70th.

June 18, 2012
Jack and Ozzy Osbourne
Jack Osbourne Diagnosed With MS

Jack Osbourne, who came to fame on his family's reality show The Osbournes, has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

June 18, 2012
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Radiohead “Shattered” By The Death Of Drum Tech In Stage Collapse

Philip Selway has posted on the Radiohead site about the loss of their drum technician in a freak stage collapse in Canada.

June 18, 2012
Lindsey Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
MGMT, The Kills And More For Fleetwood Mac Tribute Album

MGMT, The Kills, Marianne Faithful, Best Coast, Lykke Li and more sign on for a Fleetwood Mac cover album.

June 18, 2012
Hilltop Hoods - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hilltop Hoods Headline Massive Sprung Hip-Hop Fest

Adelaide’s Hilltop Hoods headline the biggest festival of Australian hip-hop yet – Sprung.

June 18, 2012
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Gotye To Play Major Venues On Australian Tour

Gotye will play his first major tour of Australia in December.

June 18, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Radiohead Drum Tech Killed In Stage Collapse

The man who lost his life setting up a Radiohead gig in Canada on Saturday has been identified as the band’s drum tech, 33-year old Scott Johnson.

June 18, 2012
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Rick Astley Books Australian Tour

We’re not trolling. Mr. Never Gonna Give You Up has booked Australian tour dates.

June 18, 2012
Missy Higgins The Ol Razzle Dazzle
Missy Higgins Maintains Number One Spot Over Xavier Rudd

Missy Higgins has the number one album in Australia again this week keeping Xavier Rudd away from achieving his first chart topper.

June 17, 2012
Elton John, Davey Johnstone, Nigel Olsson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Concert Cut Short Because Of Weather

Elton John’s concert in Blackpool was cut short after the weather turned bad at the outdoor gig.

June 17, 2012
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Usher On Track For Number One Debut

Usher will have the number one album in America next week despite a massive drop in first week sales since his last album.

June 17, 2012
Mark Knopfler image by Ros O'Gorman
Bob Dylan Announces North American Dates With Mark Knopfler

Bob Dylan is hitting the road with Mark Knopfler this year but so far the dates only include the upper Midwest and east coast of America.

June 17, 2012
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban To Start World Tour In Brisbane

Keith Urban will start his world tour in his home state of Queensland in 2013.

June 17, 2012
Ben Lee
Ben Lee Uploads Unreleased Song From The Winning Season

Ben Lee has put an unreleased song he wrote for the movie ‘The Winning Season’ online.

June 17, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Radiohead Stage Collapses, One Dead

Radiohead’s stage for their Toronto concert collapsed on Saturday (June 16, 2012) killing one person.

June 17, 2012
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Neil Young, Beach Boys And Joe Walsh Have Best Debuts In Decades

What a week for veteran artists. The Beach Boys debut at number 3, the highest that they have ever placed an album in its first week, with That's Why God Made the Radio.

June 16, 2012
Matt Sofo, Jason Coleman and Peter Harrington-Olsen of Groove Pill Records - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO: The Collective Sound Let The Horns Blow

Jason Coleman’s Groove Pill Records has released a video for The Collective Soul’s ‘Let The Horns Blow’.

June 16, 2012
Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Marcus Mumford Breaks Hand And Cancels Mumford and Sons Gigs

Mumford and Sons have cancelled upcoming shows in Denmark and Sweden because Marcus Mumford has broken his hand.

June 16, 2012
PETA's birthday greeting to Sir Paul McCartney
PETA Sends Paul McCartney A Birthday Greeting

Why did the chicken cross the road? Because it was Paul McCartney’s birthday.

June 16, 2012
Dr Alan Saunders
ABC Radio’s Alan Saunders Dies Suddenly

Dr Alan Saunders, a veteran of ABC Radio in Australia for the past 25 years, died suddenly in Sydney on Thursday after catching pneumonia.

June 16, 2012
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Madonna Rider Takes Promoters For A Ride

Madonna reportedly requests 20 international phone lines and a dry cleaner when she is on tour.

June 15, 2012
Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Duran Duran To Premiere Film On Facebook

Duran Duran will be premiering their new concert film, A Diamond in the Mind, on Facebook July 8 at 2 PM EDT.

June 15, 2012
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50 Cent Puts A Date On His Next Record

50 Cent has been focusing on completing a record 'that was completely up to album standard.'

June 15, 2012
Bat For Lashes
Bat For Lashes Prep Third Album

Bat For Lashes will release their third album ‘The Haunted Man’ in October.

June 15, 2012
San Cisco
San Cisco Frolic Around Fremantle In Their New Video

Adorable WA indie poppers San Cisco deliver a nostalgic clip for ‘Rocket Ship’.

June 15, 2012
Angels & Airwaves Produce Love Movie

Angels & Airwaves, the band featuring ex-Blink 182 member Tom Delonge, have made a sci-fi movie called ‘Love’.

June 15, 2012
Obey The Brave
Obey The Brave Sign With Epitaph

Canadian metalcore band Obey The Brave have signed with Epitaph Records for their debut album ‘Young Blood’.

June 15, 2012
Justin Bieber, Noise11, Photo
Justin Bieber Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

Bieber leads a weird mix of artists with new albums: Metric, Maximo Park, Muscles, Motion City Soundtrack and more.

June 15, 2012
Muscles - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Muscles Talks About His Kylie Remix And Wanting To Produce Hip-Hop

Electro-pop prodigy Muscles tells Noise11 about remixing Kylie and offers to make beats for Australian rappers.

June 15, 2012
Lanie Lane, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Lanie Lane Delivers Horsey Video And Regional Tourdates

Rockabilly lass Lanie Lane releases a new video for ‘To The Horses’ and books regional solo dates.

June 15, 2012