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At The Drive-In
Influential Post-Hardcore Act At The Drive-In To Return

The massively influential post-hardcore band At The Drive-In, that spawned The Mars Volta and Sparta, will “break their silence”.

January 10, 2012
Bleeding Knees Club
Bleeding Knees Club Tour The UK Before Their Debut

Gold Coast surf-rock brats Bleeding Knees Club book a UK tour before releasing their debut album.

January 9, 2012
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
The White Stripes Offer Unreleased Outtakes On Vinyl

The White Stripes are offering two “markedly different” versions of previously released tracks on vinyl.

January 9, 2012
First Aid Kit
Swedish Folk Duo First Aid Kit Reveal New Video

Much-buzzed Swedish folk sisters First Aid Kit give us the first taste of their new album.

January 9, 2012
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Brian Cadd Takes Morning Of The Earth On The Road

The legendary Brian Cadd will take the iconic Morning Of The Earth movie soundtrack on the road from January 19.

January 9, 2012
So French So Chic In The Park
So Frenchy So Chic, France Comes To Werribee

The Melbourne suburb of Werribee will be transformed into a feast of French music this weekend when So Frenchy So Chic In The Park heads to Werribee Park Mansion.

January 9, 2012
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Elen Levon To Perform In Beijing

Elen Levon is the sole Australian representative to perform at the Gala World Music Festival in Beijing this week.

January 9, 2012
Paul McCartney Standards album mixing at the Capitol Studios
Paul McCartney Kisses On The Bottom Album Details

Paul McCartney has recorded an album of mostly standard pop songs that he remembers from his childhood and which influenced him musically. 

January 9, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Returns To The Top Of The ARIA Chart

Adele returns to number one in 2012, in this week’s uninspiring (apart from Foster The People) ARIA chart.

January 9, 2012
Richard Kingsmill
Richard Kingsmill Takes A Break

Triple J’s stalwart music programmer Richard Kingsmill is taking 6 months off.

January 9, 2012
James Hetfield, Metallica. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Working On 3D Movie

Metallica have plans to release a 3D movie later this year.

January 9, 2012
The Simpsons
The Simpsons About To Turn 500

The 500th episode of The Simpsons will air in February and now the show is planning on taking out a place in the Guinness Book of Records.

January 9, 2012
Kimbra - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Gotye Cover Inspires Russell Crowe To Pitch To Walk Off The Earth

Russell Crowe has pitched his songbook to Canadian band Walk Off The Earth after they created a viral hit with their Gotye and Kimbra cover.

January 9, 2012
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Ted Nugent To Run For US President

Look out President Obama, Ted Nugent is out to get your job.

January 8, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce and Jay-Z Welcome Baby Daughter

Ivy Blue Carter has arrived, the first child for Beyonce and Jay-Z.

January 8, 2012
David Bowie - photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
David Bowie Reaches Retirement Age

David Bowie turns 65 today (January 8, 2012). Happy birthday David Bowie, you may officially retire (but please don't).

January 8, 2012
Kiss Komplete Monster Album

Recording for the new Kiss album ‘Monster’ is finished. Kiss downed tools on their 20th studio album on Friday (January 6, 2012).

January 8, 2012
AC/DC Can I Sit Next To You Girl
Debut AC/DC Single Passes $1000 On eBay

A 7” vinyl single of ‘Can I Sit Next To You Girl’, the debut song for AC/DC, has surpassed the $1000 bid mark on eBay with another two days of bidding still to go.

January 8, 2012
Kimbra - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra Impressed With Gotye Cover By Walk Off The Earth

Canadian act Walk Off The Earth featuring Sarah Blackwood have covered Gotye featuring Kimbra ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ with five people playing one guitar.

January 8, 2012
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Van Halen A Different Kind Of Truth Tracklisting And Tattoo Sample

Here it is Van Halen fans, the full tracklisting for the new album ‘A Different Kind Of Truth’ and a sample of the new single ‘Tattoo’.

January 8, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - image by Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
EXCLUSIVE: Engelbert Humperdinck Working With Dan Wilson And Martin Terefe

The legendary Engelbert Humperdinck has been in London working on his new album with award winning producer Martin Terefe and acclaimed singer songwriter Dan Wilson.

January 8, 2012
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Thom Yorke Throw Up A Few More Tracks

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has posted two new solo tracks online.

January 7, 2012
Bob Weston
Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Bob Weston Dies At 64

Bob Weston, one of Fleetwood Mac's early members, has been found dead in London. He was 64.

January 7, 2012
Bob Geldof SXSW 2011 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bob Geldof Is Going To Be A Grandfather

Sir Bob Geldof is going to be a grandfather. His daughter Peaches is pregnant.

January 7, 2012
Adam Ant
Adam Ant Cancels US Tour and Postpones Album

Adam Ant has cancelled his upcoming US tour and postponed the release of his new album.

January 7, 2012
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards Eye Operation A Success

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has had a successful eye operation.

January 7, 2012
The Doors LA Woman
The Doors To Debut New Song On Facebook

The Doors will unveil a previously unreleased song for the very first time on their Facebook page on Monday.

January 7, 2012
Paul Stanley - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Stanley Talks Up New Kiss Album

Paul Stanley has dropped Kiss fans info on 6 of the songs that will appear on the upcoming Kiss album ‘Monster’.

January 7, 2012
Barbara Christopher and Stevie Nicks
Stevie Nicks Mother Dies At Age 84

Barbara Nicks, the mother of Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks, has passed away in Arizona at the age of 84.

January 7, 2012
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Van Halen Resurrects Old Unreleased Song At Café Wha

Van Halen performed at the tiny New York venue Café Wha on Thursday night played a very old unused song expected to be on the new album.

January 7, 2012