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Ben Lee
Ben Lee And Engelbert Humperdinck Are In The Paper

Ben Lee and Engelbert Humperdinck are always regular names in the press and today they are in the paper…literally.

June 1, 2012
Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros
Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros Deliver New Clip

Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros deliver a joyful new video for their single ‘Man On Fire’.

June 1, 2012
Madonna image
SETLIST: Madonna MDNA Tour Starts In Israel

It turns out that leaked Madonna MDNA setlist was right on the money.

June 1, 2012
Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Plan A Vinyl Revival

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have been busy making small hints about their next project which appears to be a series of vinyl and digital releases of b-sides and other previously unreleased music.

May 31, 2012
Hunting Grounds
Hunting Grounds Announce Debut Album With ‘Flaws’ Clip

Ballarat rockers Hunting Grounds (ex-Howl) post a creepy cult video for ‘Flaws’ from their debut album.

May 31, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Robert Plant’s Band Of Joy To Release DVD

The Artist's Den show with a performance by Robert Plant and Band of Joy is slated for release on DVD and Blu-Ray on July 10 (July 9 outside North America) via Universal Music Group. It is the first time that UMG has released any of the Artist Den's programs.

May 31, 2012
Elton John - image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John On The Mend After Illness

Elton John was hospitalized last week for a respiratory infection, forcing him to cancel a number of his Las Vegas dates, but it looks like he is well on his way to good health.

May 31, 2012
Yusuf Islam on the set of Moonshadow - Image By Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO AND INTERVIEW: Cat Stevens Gives Us A Preview of Moonshadow

‘Moonshadow’, the first ever musical by Yusuf (aka Cat Stevens), premiered world wide in Melbourne this week and Yusuf took us on a tour of the new show.

May 31, 2012
Slipknot, Soundwave Melbourne 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Slipknot Release Another Teaser Video For Their Best Of

Metal kings Slipknot deliver a second teaser for their forthcoming Best Of compilation.

May 31, 2012
Even - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Even And The Fauves Hit The Road Together

Australian indie rock heroes Even and The Fauves join forces for a national tour.

May 31, 2012
Julia Zemiro from Rockwiz image by Ros O'Gorman
Rockwiz Announce Their ‘Some Kind Of Genius’ Live Tour

After the massive success of their 2010 live tour, the Rockwiz crew will hit the road again from August to October.

May 31, 2012
Martika image photos
Martika To Tour Australia For The First Time

Eighties pop chart-topper Martika is set to visit Australia for the first time in September, and she's bringing a new album.

May 31, 2012
The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Temper Trap’s Vivid LIVE Show To Stream On YouTube Tonight

Tonight’s Vivid LIVE Sydney Opera House gig by The Temper Trap will be streaming on YouTube.

May 31, 2012
Listen: Beck’s New Song ‘I Just Started Hating Some People Someday’

The A-side of Beck’s new 7-inch on Jack White’s Third Man Records has hit the internet.

May 31, 2012
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra Debuts At 14 In America

Kimbra ‘Vows’ has cracked the Billboard chart at no. 14.

May 31, 2012
The Line at the HiFi Bar, Melbourne. Photo: Tim Cashmere
Prince Chaos Hits The Streets Of Melbourne

Prince's Hi-Fi Bar after party turned Melbourne's Swanston Street into chaos with punters lining up for hours to get into a show that might, or might not, have been happening.

May 31, 2012
Yusuf Islam on the set of Moonshadow - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Cat Stevens Moonshadow To Open In Melbourne Thursday

The world premiere of the new Yusuf musical ‘Moonshadow’ featuring the music of Cat Stevens will take place in Melbourne tomorrow (May 31, 2012).

May 30, 2012
Justin Bieber, Noise11, Photo
Justin Bieber Tweets Aussie Visit

Justin Bieber is heading back to Australia … apparently.

May 30, 2012
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Amanda Palmer’s Kickstarter Hits $1 Million

Former Dresden Doll Amanda Palmer has earned $1 million towards her next projects through Kickstarter.

May 30, 2012
Billy Gibbons, Noise11, SXSW 2012, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ZZ Top To Release Four-Song Digital Album Teaser

Boogie rock icons ZZ Top preview four songs from their new album and play in a beer fridge.

May 30, 2012
Kanye West 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch: Kanye And Jay-Z’s New Clip For ‘No Church In The Wild’

The new clip for Watch The Throne’s ‘No Church In The Wild’ track turns violent as the crowds riot.

May 30, 2012
Falls Festival
Falls Festival Gets Philanthropic Support

A leading Australian philanthropist has backed the annual New Year’s Falls Music And Arts Festival.

May 30, 2012
Sigur Ros
Beck and Sigur Ros Expected To Appear On Harvest Festival, 2012

Fans of Sigur Ros and Beck fans had better make sure they have some festival money lying around because the second annual Harvest Festival is expected to be announced soon and according to one industry insider, Sigur Ros and Beck going to be on it.

May 30, 2012
Andre 3000 as Jimi Hendrix
First Look At Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix

A photo has hit the internet of Outkast’s Andre 3000 dressed for his role in the Jimi Hendrix biopic.

May 30, 2012
Gene and Dean of Ween
Gene Ween Says The Band Is Over, Dean Ween Surprised

Aaron Freeman, AKA Gene Ween, says that Ween is finished, but it’s news to Mickey Melchiondo, AKA Dean Ween.

May 30, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Radiohead Plan Queen’s Jubilee Party In Washington

Radiohead have reportedly brought in patriotic tableware for their Washington DC visit to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee.

May 30, 2012
Doc Watson image
R.I.P. Doc Watson (1923 – 2012)

Grammy-winning US folk legend Doc Watson has passed away at the age of 89.

May 30, 2012
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Bob Dylan Awarded Medal of Freedom By Barack Obama

Bob Dylan was awarded America’s highest civilian award, the Medal of Freedom earlier today (May 29, 2012).

May 30, 2012
Bobby Womack
Listen: Bobby Womack’s ‘Dayglo Reflection’ Featuring Lana Del Rey

Bobby Womack previews his new album by airing a collaboration with Lana Del Rey - 'Dayglo Reflection'.

May 29, 2012
David Gilmour Bomb
Bomb Found In David Gilmour’s House

David Gilmour and his wife, Polly Samson, weren't expecting any surprises when they renovated their East Sussex, England mansion but they ended up with one big problem.

May 29, 2012