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Justin Bieber Graduates High School

With little fanfare, international pop star Justin Bieber has graduated from his Ontario high school.

July 3, 2012
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Blur Release Lyric Videos For Two New Songs

After playing their live Twitter show, Blur have delivered lyric videos for new songs 'Under The Westway' and 'The Puritan'.

July 3, 2012
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Kiss Release Hell Of Hallelujah COMPLETE SONG

Hell or Hallelujah is the first track released from KISS' upcoming album Monster and its a full rocking anthem.

July 3, 2012
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Kanye West Airs New Song With Pusha T

The new Kanye West tune ‘New God Flow’ with Pusha T hits the airwaves, as well as a compilation release date.

July 3, 2012
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Gurrumul’s Rrakala Goes Platinum

Indigenous star Gurrumul’s second album Rrakala has hit platinum sales in Australia.

July 3, 2012
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Van Halen Drop America But Pick Up Japan

Days after Van Halen cancelled 31 upcoming shows on their North American tour a Japanese tour has been announced.

July 3, 2012
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Falls Festival Line-up Includes The Flaming Lips, The Vaccines, Coolio

The Falls Festival line-up has been announced with The Flaming Lips, The Vaccines and Coolio on the bill.

July 3, 2012
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Queen + Adam Lambert Play Kiev VIDEO

Queen played Kiev in the Ukraine on the weekend with Adam Lambert on vocals.

July 2, 2012
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Kelis Airs New Song With Dubstep Producer Skream

US neo-soul artist Kelis reveals the new tune ‘Distance’, co-written by UK dubstep hero Skream.

July 2, 2012
Cosmic Psychos
Cosmic Psychos Doco To Crowdsource Funding

Cosmic Psychos. Pub rock doesn’t get much more iconic than them. For thirty years the band have been touring relentlessly with thirteen albums under their belt and some fans in high places.

July 2, 2012
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Brand New Heavies Tour The East Coast In September

British soul-funksters Brand New Heavies return to Australia for three shows in September.

July 2, 2012
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Vampire Weekend Have “80 Percent” Of New Album Songs

Vampire Weekend singer Ezra Koenig reveals that the band are close to having a new album written.

July 2, 2012
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Van Morrison And Don Was Collaborated For New Van Record

Don Was has produced the next Van Morrison album ‘Born To Sing: No Plan B’.

July 2, 2012
The Go-Betweens
The Best Of The Go-Betweens Album Coming Soon

Look out for a Go-Betweens ‘Best Of’ hand-picked by Forster, Morrison, Brown and Vickers, complete with a live disc.

July 2, 2012
Ron Pope
Pope To Visit Melbourne Chapel

American YouTube balladeer Ron Pope will play Melbourne’s Chapel Off Chapel, as well as Sydney and Brisbane.

July 2, 2012
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Chris Brown Slams Drake On New Tune, Still A Douchenozzle

Chris Brown has taken a stab at Canadian rapper Drake in a verse he added to The Game’s remix of a Chief Keef tune.

July 2, 2012
Ben Harper
Ben Harper Books His First National Acoustic Tour

Roots star Ben Harper will play three East Coast shows in his first headlining Australian acoustic tour.

July 2, 2012
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The Vaccines Announce Their Second Album With A Video

The Vaccines Come Of Age will be the Brit-rockers second album and they’ve delivered a video for 'No Hope'.

July 2, 2012
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
The Living End Announce Their Landmark Retrospective Tour

The Living End will play each of their six albums in full in week-long residencies around the country. Wow.

July 2, 2012
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CNN Kills Gotye

Gotye has had to deny his death in a Twitter post after a comment was posted on the CNN website stating that the Australian singer had killed himself.

July 2, 2012
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The Voice, Australia’s Music Chart Road Kill Revealed

The Voice gave this week’s Australian chart a number of firsts and they were all bad. Never before have so many songs debuted one week and disappeared the next.

July 1, 2012
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Flaming Lips Smash Jay-Z Guinness World Record

The Flaming Lips have successfully smashed the Guinness World Record previously held by Jay-Z for most concerts performed in multiple cities after a historic road trip through the Mississippi Delta region which now ranks as the most-viewed digitally driven event in Viacom Music & Logo Group history, including generating more than 43 million votes.

July 1, 2012
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Glenn Wheatley To Manage Natasha Duarté

17-year old Melbourne singer/songwriter Natasha Duarté has signed a management deal with Australian uber-manager Glenn Wheatley.

July 1, 2012
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Tim Wheatley’s Crooked Saint Gets Hot & Heavy

Melbourne via Sydney via L.A.’s Tim Wheatley has just released a new double A-side ‘Hot & Heavy / Outta Sight Outta Mind’ under his guise of Crooked Saint.

July 1, 2012
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Van Halen Tour Officially Cancelled

The Van Halen dates postponed last month have now been officially cancelled.

July 1, 2012
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EMI Publishing Sold For $2.2B To Sony

Sony has paid $2.2 billion for a 50% share of EMI Publishing.

July 1, 2012
Lamb Of God, Randy Blythe - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lamb Of God Singer Out On Bail Following Manslaughter Charges

Randy Blythe, lead singer of Lamb Of God, has been released on bail following his arrest for the manslaughter of a fan in the Czech Republic this week.

July 1, 2012
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Charlie Watts Debuts A, B, C & D of Boogie Woogie In NYC

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has debuted his other band the A, B, C & D of Boogie Woogie in New York City at the Iridium Jazz Club.

July 1, 2012
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Adele 21 Departs Australian Top 10

The Adele album ‘21’ has departed the Australian Top 10 for the first time in 15 months.

July 1, 2012
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Jade Jagger Marries DJ Adrian Fillary

Mick Jagger has a new son-in-law. His daughter Jade married DJ Adrian Fillary in a ceremony at the Aynhoe Park hotel in the Cotswolds yesterday (June 30, 2012).

July 1, 2012