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Def FX
Def FX Return For 2012 Tour

Fifteen years after their demise, 90s electro-punks Def FX have announced they will reform for shows in 2012.

November 30, 2011
Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Cher, Bloody Beetroots, Flea, Kelly Clarkson And More

Cher can’t explain her success, Bloody Beetroots post a remix, Flea reminds us he was punk, Kelly Clarkson has hacker friends, and heaps more.

November 30, 2011
Crosby Stills & Nash
Crosby Stills & Nash Classic Guinnevere Becomes Guinevere

42 years after it was first released the Crosby, Stills & Nash classic ‘Guinnevere’ is getting a spellcheck. One ‘n’ is being dropped on the new version of the album and it will become ‘Guinevere’.

November 30, 2011
Okkervil River - Golden Opportunities 2
Okkervil River Offer Free Covers E.P.

Okkervil River have covered a bunch of songs by various artists and are giving it away on their site.

November 30, 2011
George Michael, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Reports About George Michael Condition Vary Greatly In The Press

Reports on the health of George Michael from Britain are all over the place as to his current condition and prognosis.

November 30, 2011
Elvis Costello. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elvis Costello “Unable To Recommend” His New Box Set

Elvis Costello has found himself in the unenviable position of being “unable to recommend” his new box set to fans.

November 30, 2011
Mastodon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Feist And Mastodon Plan To Cover Each Other On Vinyl

Metal masters Mastodon have revealed that they and Feist plan to cover each other for a vinyl 7-inch.

November 30, 2011
Daryl Braithwaite Live
Daryl Braithwaite Releases First Solo DVD

Daryl Braithwaite has released his very first live DVD.

November 30, 2011
George Harrison
The George Harrison Top 10 According To Billboard

Billboard has compiled a list of the Top 10 solo songs by George Harrison.

November 30, 2011
Aloe Blacc
Aloe Blacc Cancels Adelaide Show, Reschedules Melbourne Show

Soul sensation Aloe Blacc dumps the Adelaide date and scales down the Melbourne show of his January tour.

November 30, 2011
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo
Michael Jackson Doctor Conrad Murray Gets Four Years

Convicted Michael Jackson killer Dr. Conrad Murray has been sentenced to a maximum of four years in jail for the manslaughter of the singer.

November 30, 2011
High Tea
Melbourne Band High Tea Pay Tribute To Physicists Richard Feynman and Carl Sagan

Melbourne band High Tea have released an E.P. paying tribute to the iconic physicist Richard Feynman and using artwork from cosmologist Carl Sagan.

November 29, 2011
Ruby Rose
Ruby Rose Bites Back At The Daily Telegraph

VJ Ruby Rose is getting into a public catfight with Sydney newspaper The Daily Telegraph after it was written that she cannot sing.

November 29, 2011
Amy Winehouse
Two More Unreleased Amy Winehouse Songs Emerge

In preparation for the new collection of unreleased Amy Winehouse tracks, two more have popped up online.

November 29, 2011
Real Estate
Indie Pop Act Real Estate Announce Sideshows

Buzzy New Jersey band Real Estate have announced a tour around their Golden Plains appearance.

November 29, 2011
Ross McManus aka Day Costello
Ross McManus, Father Of Elvis Costello, Dies At 84

Elvis Costello’s father Ross McManus (aka Day Costello) has passed away at the age of 84.

November 29, 2011
Tom Brousseau And John C. Reilly
Actor John C. Reilly Records Country For Jack White

Jack White’s recording projects continue, with comic actor John C. Reilly releasing some country tunes on Third Man.

November 29, 2011
George Harrison
George Harrison, Ten Years On

Ten years ago today, George Harrison lost his battle with lung cancer at the age of 58, ending one of the most influential musical lives ever led.

November 29, 2011
Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce 5 US Dates in 12

The Red Hot Chili Peppers are preparing to hit the road in North America for the first time in five years to promote their new album, I'm With You.

November 29, 2011
Ronnie Wood by Ros O'Gorman
Ronnie Wood Sneaks Into Sydney

Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood has flown to Sydney to visit his granddaughter.

November 29, 2011
Ed Sheeran - image by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Avril Lavigne, Ed Sheeran, Chamillionaire, Steve Aoki And More

Avril bakes on TV, Ed Sheeran wastes valuable tweetspace, Chamillionaire give emailing advice, Steve Aoki drops a Wynter teaser, and heaps more.

November 29, 2011
Elton John. image by Ros O'Gorman
The Elton John 24 Song Australian Setlist – 29-11-11

Elton John fans are in for another treat on his current Australian tour with a focus on the classic Madman Across The Water album and a showcase of song’s from last year’s ‘The Union’ album with Leon Russell.

November 29, 2011
Josh Pyke - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Josh Pyke Releases New Video With Katy Steele

Josh Pyke delivers a video for his new single ‘Punch In The Heart’ with Little Birdy’s Katy Steele.

November 29, 2011
Foo Fighters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Foo Fighters 22 Song Setlist With 3 Covers

Foo Fighters kicked off their Australian tour in Perth last night with a setlist featuring 22 songs from across their entire catalogue and a few covers as well.

November 29, 2011
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Talks Reece Mastin And His Second ARIA Win

Guy Sebastian talks to Noise11 about the ARIA Awards and battling X-Factor protégé Reece Mastin on the charts.

November 29, 2011
Passenger, Noise11, Photo
Passenger Adds Regional East Coast Tour Dates

Brighton-born Passenger, a.k.a. Mike Rosenberg, has spent most of this month heading around the country stopping into the major cities and playing his 21st century folk to adoring audiences, but now fans out of the cities will get a chance to check him out.

November 29, 2011
Chad Kroeger, Nickelback. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
1 Nickelback 2 Bieber 3 Buble This Week For US Chart

It is going to be a Nickelback week in America with the new album ‘Here And Now’ set to debut at number 1 despite the haters.

November 29, 2011
Mike Skinner - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Streets Come To An End In 2011

It is now officially all over for The Streets.

November 29, 2011
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tommy Director Ken Russell Dead At 84

Ken Russell, director of The Who movie Tommy, has died at the age of 84.

November 28, 2011
Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes and Ian Moss - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Signed Cold Chisel Guitar Up For Auction 28-11-11

A Fender guitar signed by Cold Chisel will be auctioned during the band’s upcoming Sandalford Estate gig at Margret River.

November 28, 2011