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Pink Keeps Mumford & Sons From ARIA Chart Peak

It’s been six weeks since an album has held onto the No.1 spot for a second week (“The Sapphires Soundtrack for two weeks from 20-Aug), but P!nk’s “The Truth About Love” holds for a second week at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart survey.

September 30, 2012
Guy Sebastian PSY Fi’d Off Top Of ARIA Chart

Park Jae-sang is better known as the South Korean K-Pop artist PSY, who moves up to No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with his first hit here “Gangham Style”, the song turning over to Platinum in sales within its third week on the charts, and we are now the tenth country around the planet to make it into a No.1 song (so far).

September 30, 2012
Michael Bolton on Two and a Half Men
Michael Bolton Stars In Two And A Half Men

Michael Bolton is finally credible …. he has appeared in the first episode of season 10 of Two and a Half Men where Alan’s mum Evelyn says she has a vibrator named after him.

September 29, 2012
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Watch The Temper Trap Perform At The AFL Grand Final VIDEO

The AFL Grand Final delivered music credibility this year with an all-Australian entertainment line-up lead by The Temper Trap.

September 29, 2012
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Neil Young To Launch Pono Streaming Service

Music legend Neil Young has thrown a new player into the streaming music revolution. He is about to launch Pono.

September 29, 2012
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Graham Parker And The Rumour Reform

Graham Parker and The Rumour have reunited for the first time since 1981 for a US tour.

September 29, 2012
The Pretty Things
Dick Taylor Talks Rolling Stones To Pretty Things

Dick Taylor was a founding member of the Rolling Stones and went on to form another legendary UK band, The Pretty Things.

September 29, 2012
Ken Scott
Ziggy Stardust Producer Ken Scott To Speak At SXSW

British record producer Ken Scott, who work includes David Bowie’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ and Supertramp ‘Crisis What Crisis’ will speak at SXSW in 2013.

September 29, 2012
Roger Knox in the studio
Koori King Roger Knox Signs With Bloodshot Records USA

Roger Knox aka The Koori King of Country and “the Black Elvis”, has signed with US music label Bloodshot Records.

September 29, 2012
The Jam The Gift
The Jam The Gift Turns 30

The final studio album from The Jam ‘The Gift’ is 30 years old.

September 29, 2012
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Republic Records Lil Wayne Press Release Is Dumbest Release Of The Year

Hype is a wonderful thing. ‘Lil Wayne Smashes Elvis Presley’s Record for Most Billboard Hot 100 Hits’, the Republic Records press release headline reads. What a load of crap.

September 29, 2012
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Nero Stream New Song ‘Won’t You (Be There)’ Online

London dubstep megastars Nero deliver a new song ‘Won’t You (Be There)’ online.

September 28, 2012
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Clare Bowditch And Archie Roach To Showcase At AWME

Clare Bowditch, Archie Roach Announced For Australasian Worldwide Music Expo in Melbourne in November.

September 28, 2012
Rosie Flores, SXSW 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Rosie Flores To Release Working Girl’s Guitar

Austin music legend Rosie Flores will ‘Working Girl’s Guitar’, her first album in three years, next month.

September 28, 2012
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear Drop An Enchanting Video For ‘Yet Again’

The second single ‘Yet Again’ from indie-rock outfit Grizzly Bear has a Creators Project video clip.

September 28, 2012
Chance Waters
Chance Waters Delivers ‘Young & Dumb’ Single And Tour

Sunny Sydney rapper Chance Waters (formerly Phatchance) tours the nation on the back of his Bertie Blackman collab.

September 28, 2012
Lisa Mitchell
Lisa Mitchell Previews New Album With ‘Bless This Mess’ Video

Cute-as-a-button folk-popper Lisa Mitchell releases a video for the title track of her new album.

September 28, 2012
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Maximo Park Announce Falls Sideshows

Poncy Brit-rockers Maximo Park will headline shows in Melbourne and Sydney at the very start of 2013.

September 28, 2012
The Datsuns
The Datsuns Book Australian Tour For New Album

Kiwi rock n’ roll champions The Datsuns will launch their new album with East Coast shows and a fresh video.

September 28, 2012
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Mermaid Fantasies Feature In Florence Welch’s Songs

Florence Welch says it important that her childhood mermaid "fantasies" feature in her music.

September 28, 2012
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Justin Timberlake Learnt To Read With Sports Illustrated

Justin Timberlake wasn't a fan of reading as a child ' until his parents gave him Sports Illustrated.

September 28, 2012
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Muse And Aussie Artists Lead This Week’s New Releases

Brit prog gods Muse and Oz heavyweights Grinspoon, Something For Kate and Diafrix head up an expansive week of new releases.

September 28, 2012
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Rolling Stones Release Trailer For Crossfire Hurricane Doco

On October 18, the documentary on the career of the Rolling Stones, Crossfire Hurricane, will premiere at the London Film Festival and be seen around the world in cinemas.

September 28, 2012
Willy Mason
Willy Mason To Return To Australia

Willy Mason will perform his own shows in Australia as well as his support slot on the Mumford & Sons tour.

September 28, 2012
Avril Lavigne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Avril Lavigne Plans Wedding Full Of Surprises

Avril Lavigne is planning a 'rock 'n' roll' wedding full of surprises.

September 28, 2012
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
New One Direction Video Viewed More Than 8 Million Times In 24 Hours

British chart sensation and former US VEVO LIFT artists One Direction have smashed the record for the most number of video views in 24 hours on VEVO, beating Justin Bieber's previous record with 8.24m views of their new video, Live While We're Young, in the first 24 hours.

September 28, 2012
Beatles Vinyl Box Set
New Beatles Vinyl Box Set Coming From Apple In Stereo

The Beatles are returning to their original form as their 14 studio albums will be collected into a new vinyl box set, due November 13 (November 12 in Europe) from Apple.

September 28, 2012
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink’s House In Australia Gets Egged

Pink came under attack when her house was "egged" last night.

September 28, 2012
Lisa Marie Presley
Lisa Marie Presley To Play First UK Gig With Special Guest Ed Harcourt

Lisa Marie Presley whose critically acclaimed album 'Storm & Grace', her first new record in 7 years, is released on October 15th, has announced her first ever UK gig on October 4th at London's Bush Hall.

September 28, 2012
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Is The ‘American Dream’

Jay-Z says he is the 'American Dream'.

September 28, 2012