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Lady Gaga Hits Northcote Social Club For After Party

At the end of her five-night reign at Rod Laver Arena, Lady Gaga chose the very indie NSC to have her after party.

July 5, 2012
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Stars Come Out In Force On Twitter To Support Frank Ocean

Flea, Ed Sheeran, Pete Wentz and scores more give their support to Frank Ocean following his “coming out” post.

July 5, 2012
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Muse Deliver An Olympic Video For ‘Survival’

The Olympic theme from epic Brit-rockers Muse now has an inspirational IOC-approved video.

July 5, 2012
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Rising R&B Star Frank Ocean Comes Out Of The Closet

OFWGKTA member and Kanye and Jay-Z collaborator Frank Ocean reveals his first love was a man.

July 5, 2012
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Icehouse Announce Primitive Colours Tour

Icehouse will hit the road in October to tour off the back of the reissues of their classic ‘Primitive Man’ and ‘Man Of Colours’ albums.

July 5, 2012
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Former D:Ream Keyboardist Prof. Brian Cox Gets Excited About The Higgs

Former D:Ream and Jimmy Page Band keyboardist Professor Brian Cox has been particularly excited about the Higgs boson's discovery being confirmed.

July 4, 2012
Grails Announce Their Full Australian Tour Dates

Portland instrumental rockers Grails are here for the This Is Nowhere fest and they’ll go up the East Coast.

July 4, 2012
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Shock To Distribute Razor & Tie In Australia

US music label Razor & Tie has signed a distribution deal with Shock Records in Australia for its rock releases.

July 4, 2012
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Gomez Announce October Tour

Inventive British blues-rock-pop guys Gomez return to Australia once again with setlist requests and after parties.

July 4, 2012
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Cat Stevens Moonshadow Musical To Head To London

‘Moonshadow’ featuring the music of Cat Stevens, will finish in Melbourne in August and then head to London’s West End as well as other territories.

July 4, 2012
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Def Leppard Covers Def Leppard

Def Leppard have gone back into the studio to rerecord some of their biggest hits in a move to regain control of their music from the record companies.

July 4, 2012
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Nas Reveals His Amy Winehouse Collaboration

Rapper Nas collaborated with Amy Winehouse on tracks in 2008 and he has just revealed one titled ‘Cherry Wine’.

July 4, 2012
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Julian Lennon Completes Song With Steven Tyler

Julian Lennon has downed tools on a brand new song he has been working on with Steven Tyler.

July 4, 2012
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Kylie Minogue Is Ready To Slow Down

Kylie Minogue said during a press conference following the Nordoff Robins Silver Clef awards on Friday that it might be time to wind things down. 

July 4, 2012
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Loon Lake Drip-feed Their New EP For Free Before Their Tour

Hooky indie pop kids Loon Lake will deliver their new EP for free, one track every week until their tour.

July 4, 2012
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Dave Grohl Honoured With Giant Drumsticks

His birthplace of Warren, Ohio, will honour Foo Fighters and Nirvana legend Dave Grohl with a giant drumsticks sculpture.

July 4, 2012
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Lamb Of God Singer Randy Blythe Still In Czech Jail

Authorities in Prague are keeping Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe in jail for another 10 days instead of allowing him out on bail.

July 4, 2012
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George Martin Documentary To Be Released

Produced by George Martin, a feature length documentary on the musical genius who crafted the sound of the Beatles and other English acts along with the music of America, will be released on September 11 on DVD and Blu-Ray via Eagle Rock Entertainment.

July 4, 2012
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Pet Shop Boys Release Lyric Video For Winner

The new Pet Shop Boys album Elysium is set to be released on September 18.

July 4, 2012
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Whitney Houston Recorded Two Songs For Sparkle

Whitney Houston's final film, which contains her final recordings, will be released on August 17. The soundtrack album for the film Sparkle will be out on July 31 with Houston singing on two of the eleven tracks.

July 4, 2012
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Smashing Pumpkins Anniversary Edition Of Pisces Iscariot Coming

Smashing Pumpkins 1994 leftovers record ‘Pisces Iscariot’ is going to get a massive 21th anniversary makeover.

July 4, 2012
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Kiss Monster Given October Release

Kiss ‘Monster’, the 20th studio album for the band, will be released on October 16 internationally and October 15 in the USA.

July 4, 2012
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LISTEN: Dinosaur Jr. Stream New Tune

Dinosaur Jr. are one of the most distinctive bands to come out of the alternative rock scene of the late 80s and 90s and with their upcoming tenth album I Bet On Sky, things don't seem to have changed.

July 4, 2012
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Gallagher Promises “Bang On” Songs For Next Beady Eye Album

Liam Gallagher has said that the songs on the as-yet-untitled second Beady Eye album will be “a lot better” and “absolutely bang on”.

July 3, 2012
Jade McRae Releases New Music And Books Shows As Dune

Jade McRae has worked with Pnau, The Sleepy Jackson and Katalyst, and now branches out as electro-mummy Dune.

July 3, 2012
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Florence + The Machine Release Clip For ‘Breaking Down’

Check out the nostalgic US tour video for Florence + The Machine’s ‘Breaking Down’.

July 3, 2012
Santigold Offers New Clip Co-Starring GZA

Electro star Santigold has a new clip for ‘The Keepers’ starring a gun-toting GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan.

July 3, 2012
The Smith Street Band
The Smith Street Band Announce Second Album And National Tour

Acclaimed husky Melbourne punks The Smith Street Band announce their follow-up and a national tour.

July 3, 2012
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Pennywise Issue Statement After Singer Collapsed On Stage

Pennywise have issued a statement wording up fans after singer Zoli Teglas collapsed on stage in Germany on the weekend.

July 3, 2012
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Rick Astley Fires Up Aussie Tour Pre-Sales

Rick Astley pre-sale tickets for the Australian tour have gone on sale for his Sydney and Melbourne shows.

July 3, 2012