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Bluesfest 2013 – The Complete First Line-up Announcement

The first of four Bluesfest announcements was made overnight and yes, as previously announced by, Iggy & The Stooges are on the bill.

September 20, 2012
Carlos Santana. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Santana, Wilco, Bonnie Raitt, The Stooges Lead Bluesfest Line-up

Santana, Wilco, Bonnie Raitt, Chris Isaak, Ben Harper and Iggy & The Stooges will play at Bluesfest 2013, according to the Byron Shire News.

September 19, 2012
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink Posts Live Performances Of Five New Songs

Bratty pop star Pink performed five new songs in Los Angeles and she’s put them up on the web.

September 19, 2012
The Pretty Things
The Pretty Things Are Coming To Australia

The Pretty Things, one of rocks most influential bands from the 60s, is heading down under in December.

September 19, 2012
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Neil Young Changes Psychedelic Pill Cover

Neil Young has had a last minute change of heart and decided to go for a different cover for the next Crazy Horse album ‘Psychedelic Pill’.

September 19, 2012
Tim Hart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Boy & Bear’s Tim Hart Joins Lady Antebellum Tour

Tim Hart, drummer from Boy & Bear, goes solo in support of country superstars Lady Antebellum.

September 19, 2012
JEFF The Brotherhood
JEFF The Brotherhood Book Big Day Out Sideshows

Fuzzy power pop heroes JEFF The Brotherhood put together a nice group of Big Day Out sideshows.

September 19, 2012
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Third Time Lucky For Annie Lennox

Annie's spokeswoman released a statement saying: "On Saturday 15th September 2012, Annie Lennox and Dr Mitch Besser were married in a private ceremony with friends and family present."

September 19, 2012
Randy Newman
Randy Newman Releases Satirical Election Song

Randy Newman is no stranger to writing scathing political satire and he's done it again going into the final fifty days of the 2012 election with his new track I'm Dreaming.

September 19, 2012
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Soundgarden’s First Album In 15 Years Set For Release

Seattle's Soundgarden will release 'King Animal', the band's first new studio album in over 15 years.

September 19, 2012
Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks
Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones Calls For New Musical Revolution

Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones is calling for a new musical revolution as he is "tired" of people referencing his band and thinks the political climate is right.

September 19, 2012
YouTube Sensation Psy Won’t Release Gangnam Style In English

Psy doesn't want fans 'getting confused' with an English version of Gangnam Style.

September 19, 2012
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban ‘Completely Crucified’ On Talent Show

Keith Urban recalls a time in his youth when he was mercilessly criticised on a TV talent show.

September 19, 2012
Robbie Williams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Is A Dad

Robbie Williams' wife Ayda Field gave birth to their baby girl on Tuesday.

September 19, 2012
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AIR Speaks Out About Universal EMI Merger Approval By ACCC

The Australian Independent Record Labels Association has spoken out about the dangers of the Universal Music and EMI merger and ramifications to the music industry in Australia and globally.

September 19, 2012
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Thin Lizzy Going Back Into The Studio

Classic rockers Thin Lizzy have not released an album in 29 years, dating back to before the death of frontman Phil Lynott with 1983's Thunder and Lightning.

September 19, 2012
Bob Dylan Tempest
Dave Matthews and Little Big Town Beat Bob Dylan To USA No 1

Dave Matthews Band has had a convincing win to top this week’s US chart and the Top 5, including Bob Dylan ‘Tempest’ is completely brand new.

September 19, 2012
Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Dickinson Sings The Who For Charity Concert

Music fans at the Sunflower Jam 2012 charity concert in London this week were treated to an ensemble featuring Alice Cooper and members of Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Iron Maiden and Queen.

September 18, 2012
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Mimi Velevska To Launch In Melbourne Thursday

Singer/songwrtiter Mimi Velevska will launch her ‘I’m Yours’ video at The Workers Club in Melbourne this week.

September 18, 2012
Richie Sambora: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Richie Sambora’s Daughter Helped Him Get Sober

Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora says his daughter was his motivation to get sober.

September 18, 2012
Birds Of Tokyo
Birds Of Tokyo Announce New EP And Post Studio Video

Modern rockers Birds Of Tokyo return with their first new music in two years as an EP and post of 'Making Of' video.

September 18, 2012
OFF! Announce Big Day Out Sideshows

LA punk supergroup OFF! book three sideshows while in town for the Big Day Out next year.

September 18, 2012
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink Thinks She Sounds Better Upside Down

The vocalist was performing in a harness four years ago and has to get used to being without one on stage.

September 18, 2012
Rolling Stones - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Rolling Stones In Carnaby Street Christmas Collaboration

Carnaby is pleased to reveal a collaboration with The Rolling Stones in celebration of their 50th Anniversary for the 2012 Christmas installations.

September 18, 2012
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
So Peter Gabriel Begins His Tour In Canada

Peter Gabriel opened his Back to Front Tour on Sunday night at the Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Canada with a full performance of his classic album So along with a number of other tunes from his catalogue.

September 18, 2012
St. Vincent
David Byrne And St Vincent Go On The Road

David Byrne and Annie Clark (aka St. Vincent) are on the road promoting their new album Love This Giant.

September 18, 2012
Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse’s Family Bid A Final Farewell

Amy Winehouse's family said a final farewell yesterday as they buried her ashes and unveiled a "pink and black headstone".

September 18, 2012
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Madonna Has Another Dig At Gaga

Madonna has appeared to take another swipe at Lady Gaga, saying "imitation is the highest form of flattery".

September 18, 2012
Animal Collective
Animal Collective Book Melbourne And Sydney Shows

Freaky Baltimore psych act Animal Collective have put together two Big Day Out sideshows.

September 18, 2012
Lionel Ritchie and Kenny Rogers - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kenny Rogers Writes His Own Autobiography

Classic country singer Kenny Rogers will release his autobiography, Luck or Something Like It, on October 2 via William Morrow.

September 18, 2012