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Lana Del Rey Aussie Shows Sell-Out In Two Minutes

Two minutes! That is how long it took to sell out Lana Del Rey’s two Australian shows this morning.

December 16, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Julia Gillard And Anna Bligh Tweet For Molly Meldrum

The Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has sent a tweet of support to Ian Molly Meldrum who is still in a coma at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne.

December 16, 2011
Queen, Noise11, Photo
A Slew Of DVDs Lead This Week’s New Releases

Music DVDs comprise the majority of new releases this week, but there are a few interesting albums.

December 16, 2011
Tom Petty 2012 tour poster
Tom Petty Rules Out Australian Tour

Tom Petty has confirmed Australia is not in his immediate touring plans for 2012.

December 16, 2011
Sublime With Rome
Sublime With Rome Are Heading To Australia

Sublime have recently announced a reformation tour with new singer/guitarist Rome and now Australian dates have been added to the list.

December 16, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Critical But Stable

Doctor’s have Ian Molly Meldrum in a critical but stable condition after the music guru fell from a ladder at his Richmond home yesterday (December, 15, 2011)

December 16, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Looking Good For Full Recovery

Ian Molly Meldrum is looking good for a full recovery and will end the day with nasty broken ribs after falling off a ladder at his home today, his manager Mark Klemens has said.

December 15, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Our Favourite Molly Meldrum Moments

While we wish our pal Molly Meldrum all the best and get well soon, lets watch a few fav Molly moments.

December 15, 2011
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Critical In Coma

Music guru Ian ‘Molly’ Meldrum is in a coma and listed as critical after falling off a ladder at his home in Richmond today (December, 15, 2011).

December 15, 2011
Yacht Club DJs
Push Over 2012 Announces Bands, Moves To Abbotsford

Underage music festival Push Over is heading to Abbotsford in 2012 where some of the best local acts will play to the crowd for a freaking bargain.

December 15, 2011
Justin Townes Earle
Justin Townes Earle Announces Australian Tour

Regular visitor, gritty Americana balladeer Justin Townes Earle, books a wider 2012 trip.

December 15, 2011
Mumford & Sons - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons Dub Their Next Album ‘Doom Folk’

‘Doom folk’. It’s not the title of the new Mumford & Sons album, it’s the genre.

December 15, 2011
Billie Jo Spears I Will Survive
Country Singer Billie Jo Spears Dies Aged 73

Country star Billie Jo Spears, who had a no. 1 American country hit with ‘Blanket On The Ground’ in 1975, has passed away at the age of 73.

December 15, 2011
Van Walker
Van Walker Heads Around Australia With “Introductory Album”

Melbourne alt-country singer/songwriter Van Walker will hit 2012 running with a big Australian tour, it was announced today.

December 15, 2011
Cancer Bats
Cancer Bats Reveal Teaser For 2012 Album

Canadian hardcore outfit Cancer Bats have dropped a hint at how their fourth album might sound.

December 15, 2011
Roger Daltrey performs Tommy
Roger Daltrey And Yes Presented By On Sale Tomorrow

General public tickets for Roger Daltrey performing The Who’s Tommy and Yes will go on sale tomorrow at 9am (Friday, December 16).

December 15, 2011
Angels Amp Fail
Rick Brewster Suffers Amp Death During Angels Classic

The Angels’ Rick Brewster suffered every guitarist’s nightmare this week … amp death.

December 15, 2011
Michael Rother
Krautrock Pioneer Michael Rother of NEU! Heads To Australia

Michael Rother of brilliant krautrock pioneers NEU! Will head to Australia in March for a string of shows around the country.

December 15, 2011
Nicki Minaj
TwitBits: Weezer, Ted Leo, Nicki Minaj, Megadeth And More

Weezer and the Fonz, Ted Leo gets cheeky with Titus Andronicus, Nicki Minaj introduces Pope John Paul II, Megadeth give away a guitar and heaps more.

December 15, 2011
Watch Goldfrapp’s Video For New Single ‘Yellow Halo’

UK electropop duo Goldfrapp deliver a video for their new song from a forthcoming singles collection.

December 15, 2011
James Mercer of The Shins
The Shins Announce New Album ‘Port Of Morrow’

Indie stars The Shins have announced their fourth album Port Of Morrow to be released early next year.

December 15, 2011
Bad Religion
Bad Religion Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Melodic punk godfathers Bad Religion announce Soundwave sideshows with Strung Out, Street Dogs and The Menzingers.

December 15, 2011
Tina Arena
Tina Arena Awarded French Knighthood

Melbourne singer Tina Arena has been awarded one of France’s highest honors, the Knighthood of the Order of National Merit.

December 15, 2011
Mike Myers as Austin Powers
Austin Powers Musical In The Works

Mike Myers is working on a prequel to the Austin Powers films as a stage musical.

December 15, 2011
Tony Bennett Lady Gaga nude drawing
Tony Bennett Lady Gaga Nude Drawing For Auction

The nude sketch of Lady Gaga by Tony Bennett is up for auction on eBay with all proceeds going to charity.

December 15, 2011
The Bronx, Soundwave 2011 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Big Day Out Put The Bronx and Mariachi El Bronx In Adelaide and Perth

Big Day Out promoter Ken West has announced that Mariachi El Bronx and The Bronx will play at both the Adelaide and Perth Big Day Out events.

December 15, 2011
Lana Del Rey, music news,
VIDEO: Lana Del Rey Born To Die Video Goes Live

The new music video Lana Del Rey has been uploaded to YouTube.

December 15, 2011
Blind Boys Of Alabama and Daryl Hall - photo by Mark Maglio
Daryl Hall Welcomes Blind Boys Of Alabama To The House

Blind Boys Of Alabama are in the house, the Daryl Hall house that is. Blind Boys Of Alabama are the special guests o the 49th edition of Live From Daryl’s House.

December 15, 2011
Cosmo Jarvis at
Britain Adds 60 Acts Including Cosmo Jarvis To SXSW

Britain is preparing for invasion status of SXSW with more than 60 acts including Cosmo Jarvis now added to the 2012 line-up.

December 15, 2011
Walking With Dinosaurs - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dinosaurs Replace Dinosaurs AC/DC In Aussie Rich List

Walking With Dinosaurs have replaced rock and roll dinosaurs AC/DC as the top grossing entertainment act of the past 12 months.

December 14, 2011