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Roger Waters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters Marries For A Fourth Time

Roger Waters has finally married Laura Durning, his fiancée since 2004.

January 21, 2012
Altiyan Childs - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Altiyan Childs Charged with Drug Driving

2010 Australian X Factor winner Altiyan Childs has pleaded guilty after being charged with driving under the influence of methamphetamine and marijuana.

January 21, 2012
Gary Glitter
Hello Hello Gary Glitter Is Back Again

Disgraced 70s pop star Gary Glitter is set to make a comeback.

January 21, 2012
Etta James
OBITUARY: Etta James Dies At Age 73

Soul legend Etta James has died at the age of 73 after suffering from leukaemia and dementia for the last few years.

January 21, 2012
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Walk Off The Earth Gotye Song About To Pass 30 Million Views

Walk Off The Earth’s version of the Gotye and Kimbra hit ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ will pass the 30 million YouTube views shortly after publication of this story.

January 20, 2012
Johnny Otis Dies At Age 90

Johnny “Godfather of Rhythm and Blues” Otis has died at age 90 at his home in Altadena, CA.

January 20, 2012
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Yellow Wiggle Will Be Looked After Says Anthony Field

With a day of backlash and time to think about what was said, The Wiggles co-founder Anthony Field has admitted he answered a question about the departure of Sam Moran poorly on The Today Show yesterday.

January 20, 2012
Paul Stanley - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Stanley Of Kiss Turns 60

Kiss founder, singer and guitarist Paul Stanley has reached the Golden Years. Stanley has turned 60.

January 20, 2012
Kenny G
Kenny G And His Wife Separate

Lyndie Benson-Gorelick has filed for legal separation from her husband, romantic sax guy Kenny G.

January 20, 2012
Genevieve "Genny B" Blackmore
Dan Kelly, Architecture in Helsinki, Glenn Richards and More To Play For RRR’s Genny B

Melbournites might be familiar with the voice of the exquisite Genevieve Blackmore a.k.a. Genny B a.k.a. co-host of RRR’s Livewire on Saturday nights. Well if her uncanny ability to create a pun has made you so much as chuckle, you can now pay her back.

January 20, 2012
Cathedral, Paradise Lost And Turisas Book Soundwave Sideshows

Doom legends Cathedral bring Paradise Lost and Turisas along for their last ever headline shows.

January 20, 2012
Morning of the Earth Concert - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Cadd Brings Morning Of The Earth To The Stage

The Morning Of The Earth live show is a rare chance to see the soundtrack of the iconic Australian surf movie performed live.

January 20, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen Album To Land Just Before SXSW

Speculation has been high and rumors have been rampant but all has been confirmed today with the official announcement of Bruce Springsteen's new album Wrecking Ball. The eleven-song set hits stores and download sites on March 6 via Columbia.

January 20, 2012
File-Sharing Site Megaupload Has Been Shut Down

Leading file-sharing website, Megaupload, has been shut down by US federal prosecutors.

January 20, 2012
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Janis Joplin Pearl Given A Make-Over

Today would have been Janis Joplin's 69th Birthday and Legacy Recordings is honoring her with the announcement of The Pearl Sessions, a two-CD set of Joplin's final studio album.

January 20, 2012
The McClymonts. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Local Country Artists Lead This Week’s New Releases

Ani DiFranco, Sharon Corr, Common, Lamb Of God, and a rash of Aussie country artists lead this week’s new releases.

January 20, 2012
Elbow Reveal Details Of Their London Olympics Song

Pete Turner of beloved Brit rockers Elbow tells Noise11 about their song commissioned for the London Olympics.

January 20, 2012
Roberta Flack
Roberta Flack Covers The Beatles

John and Yoko’s neighbour Roberta Flack has an album of Beatles covers on the way.

January 20, 2012
Dannii Minogue. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dannii Minogue Paid Out In News Phone Hacking Scandal

Dannii Minogue and her brother Brendan are a little richer today after benefiting from the News International payouts for having their phones hacked.

January 20, 2012
Former Wiggle Sam hands back his Yellow Skivvy to Greg
Ex-Wiggle Sam Moran Says Goodbye On YouTube

Ousted Wiggle Sam Moran has dropped a positive message to fans on YouTube urging the kids to “keep on wiggling”.

January 20, 2012
Kim Salmon
Kim Salmon Offers Guitar Lessons In Melbourne

Want to learn to play guitar? Maybe you can already play a bit but you need a bit of extra help with your arse-kicking? Well if you live in Melbourne, Kim Salmon is offering lessons and, quite frankly, if you go anywhere else, you’re an idiot.

January 19, 2012
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ian Molly Meldrum Moved To The Epworth

After 5 weeks Ian Molly Meldrum has been transferred from The Alfred Hospital to The Epworth to begin rehabilitation for the injuries he suffered from his fall from a ladder on December 15.

January 19, 2012
The Getaway Plan
The Getaway Plan Announce Tour

The Getaway Plan have announced an Australian tour which will see them travel up the east coast in March, with every show being restricted to 18+.

January 19, 2012
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Fu Manchu To Headline Cherry Rock 2012

Stoner rock gods Fu Manchu will top a searing line-up of guitar action at Cherry Rock in 2012.

January 19, 2012
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Normie Rowe Defends Coles Television Ad

One time pop legend Normie Rowe has copped a verbal bashing after his cringeworthy appearance on a Coles telvision advert, but he claims it was all for the exposure. 

January 19, 2012
Village People
Aborted Rewind Festival In Australia Goes Ahead In Scotland

Rewind, the disaster festival of 2011 in Australia, is going ahead in Scotland with many of the acts who didn't make the Aussie event.

January 19, 2012
Former Wiggle Sam hands back his Yellow Skivvy to Greg
Are The Wiggles Really A Bunch Of Cockroaches?

The Wiggles yesterday tried to spin the return of the original Wiggle Greg Page as being all friendly and rosey but came across as a bunch of "Cockroaches" when they appeared in The Today Show this morning. 

January 19, 2012
Angels & Airwaves
Angels & Airwaves Book Soundwave Sideshows

Blink 182 side project Angels & Airwaves have now booked sideshows from Soundwave.

January 19, 2012
Foster The People. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Kid Cudi, Foster The People, Bette Midler, Josh Groban And More

Kid Cudi eats “tai” in Sydney, Foster The People pimp surgical masks, Bette Midler resists bitchiness, Josh Groban hangs with Rush and heaps more.

January 19, 2012
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LL Cool J Booked To Host The Grammys

NCIS star and R&B legend LL Cool J has been booked to host the 2012 Grammy Awards.

January 19, 2012