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Ricki-Lee, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bloc Party, Ricki-Lee, Yeasayer Lead New Releases

It’s a bumper week, with everyone from Bloc Party to Ricki-Lee to Yeasayer to The Wiggles releasing new albums.

August 17, 2012
Bob Birch, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Pays Tribute To His Bass Player Bob Birch

Sir Elton John has made an announcement following the death of his bass player Bob Birch this week.

August 17, 2012
Silversun Pickups
Silversun Pickups Send Cease And Desist To Romney

LA indie act Silversun Pickups are not happy that the Mitt Romney campaign used one of their songs.

August 16, 2012
Prinnie + Mahalia - Come Together
The Voice’s Prinnie And Mahalia Team Up For Duets Album

Stars of The Voice, Prinnie Stevens and Mahalia Barnes, announce a covers album plus an original and guest spot from Mark Lizotte.

August 16, 2012
Beastie Boys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Questlove Posts His Beastie Boys Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame Demo

Ringleader of The Roots, Questlove, has posted the Beastie Boys mix demo for the R’n’R Hall Of Fame online.

August 16, 2012
British India
British India Unveil Cool New Clip And Huge Tour

Indie-rockers British India deliver a nifty new video for ‘I Can Make You Love Me’ and a national tour.

August 16, 2012
Pussy Riot
Peaches ‘Free Pussy Riot’ Clip Features Lykke Li, Hives, Wayne Kramer

Agit-prop electroclash Canuck Peaches has written a song for imprisoned Russians Pussy Riot with an all-star clip.

August 16, 2012
Hobart’s Asta Wins Triple J Unearthed High 2012

Hobart singer Asta has been anointed the greatest unsigned act still in high school by triple j.

August 16, 2012
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear Perform Live On The Colbert Report

Grizzly Bear broke a two year hiatus from performing live to bring their new single 'Yet Again' to The Colbert Report last night.

August 16, 2012
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj Feels Like The Luckiest Girl In The World

Nicki Minaj claims that she's 'the luckiest girl in the world.'

August 16, 2012
The Killers, Photo, Noise11
Brandon Flowers Follows The Killers’ ‘Great Great Songs’

Brandon Flowers decided to ignore critics and follow his "great, great songs" when working on new material.

August 16, 2012
M83 Announces Video Clip Competition

French synth stars M83 offer £3000 for fans to produce a video for next single ‘Steve McQueen’.

August 16, 2012
Alice Cooper
Johnny Depp Could Join Alice Cooper Tour

Johnny Depp could join Alice Cooper on tour.

August 16, 2012
Elvis Presley,, Photo
World Lost Elvis On The Same Day It Gained INXS

The very first INXS gig was on the same day Elvis Presley died.

August 16, 2012
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Teams Up With Ron Howard For Concert Movie

Brian Grazer is making a movie about Jay-Z because he is 'the king'.

August 16, 2012
Albare- Image By Ros O'Gorman
Albare To Tour With George Garzone

Albare has announced more Australian shows, this time with tenor sax player George Garzone.

August 16, 2012
Joel Madden, Noise11, Photo
Joel Madden : Nicole’s Annoying Habits

Joel Madden says Nicole Richie spoilt the Olympic closing ceremony for him.

August 16, 2012
Bob Birch, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Bassist Bob Birch Takes Own Life

Bob (Robert Wayne) Birch, who has been the bass player for Elton John's band, is dead from an apparent suicide.

August 16, 2012
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Announce Tour

Mad garage-rockin’ seven-piece King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard book an East Coast (and Hobart) album tour.

August 16, 2012
Johnny Cash The Complete Collection
63CD Johnny Cash Box Coming

A massive 63CD Johnny Cash box set is on the way and even then it won’t include his entire recordings.

August 16, 2012
Afrika Bambaataa
Afrika Bambaataa Appointed Visiting Scholar At Cornell University

Cornell University in Ithaca, NY has named Hip Hop pioneer Afrika Bambaataa as a visiting scholar for the next three years.

August 16, 2012
Label Owner Charles Ball Passes Away

Influential label owner Charles Ball passed away on Tuesday after a heart attack.

August 16, 2012
Beth Orton
Listen: New Beth Orton Single ‘Magpie’

Haunting UK songstress Beth Orton delivers a new song from her first album in six years.

August 16, 2012
Little Red
Little Red Announce Their Break-Up

Melbourne's Little Red are no more. The band has officially announced their break-up.

August 16, 2012
Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys Names Her New Album From The Studio

Soulful pop star Alicia Keys has posted from the studio about her next album, and it’s fiery.

August 15, 2012
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day Release A Behind-The-Scenes Video For ‘Oh Love’

Platinum punks Green Day have posted a video from the shoot for their new clip ‘Oh Love’.

August 15, 2012
Angry Anderson and Rose Tattoo. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Rose Tattoo And I Am Giant Support Slash

Slash has announced his supports for the Australian tour: Rose Tattoo and I Am Giant.

August 15, 2012
MNDR Announces Debut Album, Interactive Video

Vocalist for Mark Ronson's hit ‘Bang Bang Bang’, MNDR, readies her debut album and an interactive video clip.

August 15, 2012
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez Likes ‘Good Guys’

Jennifer Lopez says she 'can really survive things'.

August 15, 2012 photo by Ros O'Gorman : Dude, Where’s My Car? says his custom-made car has been stolen.

August 15, 2012