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Edith Bliss To Be Farewelled In Sydney Wednesday

The funeral service for Edith Bliss will take place in the Sydney suburb of Normanhurst tomorrow (Wednesday, May 9, 2012).

May 8, 2012
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Word Is The Rolling Stones Are Rehearsing In New York

Speculation is mounting of a Rolling Stones Saturday Night Live performance on May 19 with unconfirmed reports on the Stones forum that the band is rehearsing in New York City.

May 7, 2012
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Michael Jackson Orders Brother Randy Shot Dead Claims The Sun

A bizarre allegation has surfaced today that Michael Jackson once ordered his brother Randy to be killed.

May 7, 2012
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Ad-Rock Thanks Fans And Stars Pay Musical Tribute To MCA

Adam Horovitz thanks well-wishers and Red Hot Chili Peppers, Fun, and more pay tribute to fallen Beastie Boy Adam Yauch.

May 7, 2012
Best Coast
Best Coast And Beach House Stream New Albums

Garage pop act Best Coast and dreamy indie duo Beach House are both streaming their albums online.

May 7, 2012
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John Butler Prepares Live Tin Shed Tales Double-Album

Aussie roots hero John Butler will release a double live album from his Tin Shed Tales tour this week.

May 7, 2012
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REVIEW: Mount Kimbie, The Hi-Fi Bar, Melbourne, 3 May, 2012

British experimental electronic outfit Mount Kimbie played to a sold-out crowd at Melbourne’s Hi Fi last Thursday.

May 7, 2012
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One Direction Stay Atop The ARIA Chart

One Direction keep dominating, but Norah Jones and Santigold make a good showing on this week’s ARIA chart wrap.

May 7, 2012
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Carole King Tapestry Photographer Jim McCrary Dies At 72

Jim McCrary may hardly be a household name but the artists he photographed are.

May 7, 2012
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Rolling Stones Berlin Date Surfaces

Rolling Stones tickets for a Berlin date in September are currently being advertised through The Guardian newspaper’s website in the UK.

May 6, 2012
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Carrie Underwood Aussie Tour Dates Announced

Carrie Underwood will tour Australia in June.

May 6, 2012
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Sydney To Host ARIA Awards For Three More Years

The ARIA Awards will remain in Sydney until at least 2014.

May 6, 2012
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The Avengers Second Biggest Opener Ever? Not Bloody Likely

So, ‘The Avengers’ has had the second biggest opening day ever? Get real! Every time Hollywood needs to hype a movie it has the perfect vehicle, the opening day figures.

May 6, 2012
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Stan Lee Creates Elvis Presley Comic Book

Comic book legend Stan Lee is telling the story of Elvis Presley through a comic book.

May 6, 2012
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Kylie To Release Yet Another Best Of

Kylie Minogue will release her 8th best of album next month, this one to mark her 25th anniversary.

May 6, 2012
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Watch Coldplay Play Fight For Your Right To Party For Adam Yauch (VIDEO)

Coldplay performed at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles last night and performed an amazing Coldplay version of Beastie Boys 'Fight For Your Right To Party' for Adam Yauch.

May 5, 2012
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Billy Thorpe Plaque Stolen From Sunbury

The Billy Thorpe memorial plaque at Diggers Rest overlooking the site of the legendary Sunbury Music Festival has been stolen.

May 5, 2012
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The Steve Poltz Tour Rolls Into Sydney

Steve Poltz has reached Sydney on his 12th national Australian tour for his first show tonight at The Basement.

May 5, 2012
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Young Talent Time Wins In Quality But Fails In Ratings

The revival of Young Talent Tim was a ratings disappointment for Network TEN with the final show attracting less than half the audience it started with at the beginning of the season.

May 5, 2012
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James Blunt Killed Off In Internet Hoax

James Blunt will be waking today to news of his death after yet another Internet hoax went viral.

May 5, 2012
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Trey Songz Heart Attack Trends On Twitter

The term ‘Heart Attack’ was trending on Twitter after Trey Songz uploaded his new music video today.

May 5, 2012
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Ted Nugent Tells CBS Reporter He’ll S*ck His D*ck

Right-wing rocker Ted Nugent has once again lost it in an interview telling the CBS reporter interviewing him that he’ll  s*ck his d*ick and the female producer “I’ll f*ck you”.

May 5, 2012
The Darkness
The Darkness Cook Up Hot Cakes

‘Hot Cakes’ is the title of the third album for The Darkness.

May 5, 2012
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No Doubt Announce Album Release Date

The long-awaited No Doubt album will be released on September 25.

May 5, 2012
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Adam Yauch Tributes Flow Through Social Networks

The music community is speaking out through social media about the passing of Beastie Boys founder Adam Yauch in New York today.

May 5, 2012
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Beastie Boys Adam Yauch Statement

The Beastie Boys website has been updated with the following statement on the death of co-founder Adam Yauch (MCA).

May 5, 2012
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Obituary: Adam Yauch Of Beastie Boys Dies At 47

Adam Yauch, the 47-year old founder of Beastie Boys, has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 47.

May 5, 2012
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Adam Yauch Of Beastie Boys Dead At 47

Adam Launch, the 47-year old founder of Beastie Boys, has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 47.

May 5, 2012
Darkest Hour
Darkest Hour Book Headline Shows This Weekend After DevilDriver Cancel

Despite the unfortunate DevilDriver tour cancellation, Darkest Hour are still playing Australia this weekend.

May 4, 2012
The Vasco Era
The Vasco Era Book Final Show For 2012

Melbourne indie-rockers The Vasco Era farewell frontman Sid O’Neil with a Corner Hotel show.

May 4, 2012