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The Walkmen - Heaven
The Walkmen Announce Their Next Album

New York post-punk miserablists The Walkmen return with their sixth album Heaven and a teaser trailer.

April 12, 2012
Neil Davidge
Massive Attack Producer Signs On To Soundtrack Halo Video Game

Neil Davidge, producer for UK trip-hop masters Massive Attack, has recorded seven hours of music for the soundtrack to Halo 4.

April 12, 2012
Joey Ramone - Ya Know
Listen To The New Joey Ramone Single

Joey Ramone’s posthumous solo album is coming and a clip for the first single ‘Rock N Roll Is The Answer’ is online.

April 12, 2012
James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy Writing Novel

After the demise of LCD Soundsystem, James Murphy has reverted back to his academic roots – by writing a book.

April 12, 2012
Portugal. The Man - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA Remixes Portugal. The Man And It’s Great

Check out Wu-Tang producer RZA’s fantastic remix of Alaskan indie-rockers Portugal. The Man.

April 12, 2012
Jason Mraz - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Listen To Jason Mraz’s New Album Love Is A Four Letter Word

Jason Mraz’s new album Love Is A Four Letter Word is streaming online a week before its release.

April 12, 2012
Chris Squire of Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Yes, Melbourne, April 11, 2012

I must admit I had reservations about going to see Yes without Jon Anderson on vocals but that was quickly set aside as soon as they started.

April 12, 2012
The English Beat & Dave Wakeling
The English Beat Announce Their First Ever Australian Tour

The English Beat will bring thirty years worth of reggae, ska and pop to Australia and New Zealand.

April 12, 2012
The Belligerents
The Belligerents Score Van She Supports

New Brisbane outfit The Belligerents have scored dates with Van She.

April 12, 2012
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Lil Wayne Announces Prison Love Songs Album

Lil Wayne’s next project will be full of his version of love songs, all of which were written in prison.

April 12, 2012
Sugar Army
Sugar Army Tease Their Second Album

Acclaimed Perth new wave rockers Sugar Army announce album number two with a wunderkammer teaser clip.

April 12, 2012
Ronnie Montrose
Ronnie Montrose Death Ruled Suicide

The death of guitarist Ronnie Montrose has officially been ruled suicide by the San Mateo County coroner.

April 12, 2012
Train - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Train Book Australian Tour To Plug Album

Ultra-light San Francisco pop-rockers Train announce a quick Australian tour for June on the verge of their new album release.

April 12, 2012
The One Direction from California
One Direction Sues One Direction

UK boy band One Direction is being sued by California pop/punk group One Direction for using their name.

April 12, 2012
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Release Trilogy Of Albums

Green Day are not planning on releasing a new album, they are planning on releasing three.

April 12, 2012
Robin Gibb. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robin Gibb Health Declines

The alarms that have been set off over Robin Gibb's health seem to be quite real.

April 12, 2012
Guns n Roses. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Axl Rose Chucks Tantrum And Withdraws From Hall Of Fame Induction

Axl Rose has thrown another one of his famous tantrums and withdrawn from the Guns N’ Roses Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction just days before the event.

April 12, 2012
Prince image
And Those Prince Dates Are…

Tickets for the Prince Australian tour will go on sale on Monday, April 16 at 9am.

April 11, 2012
Steve Poltz. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Poltz To Party In Australia Like Its Noineen Noiny Nine

The new Steve Poltz album is a piss-take on the Aussie accent. He has called it ‘Noineen Noiny Noin’.

April 11, 2012
The Blanks
The Blanks Scrub Up In Australia

The Blanks are an a cappella band who starred in the comedy sitcom Scrubs for eight years. They are more commonly known as ‘Ted’s Band’ or ‘The Worthless Peons’ on the hit TV series and in March, The Blanks took on Australia for the first time.

April 11, 2012
Andrew W.K. - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Andrew W.K. Announces Record Store Q&A

Rock n’ roll overachiever Andrew W.K. will be taking questions at Polyester during his Australian tour.

April 11, 2012
Betty White
Betty White Has Joined Twitter

90-year old Betty White has opened a Twitter account.

April 11, 2012
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban Becomes Grand Ole Opry Member

Country superstar Keith Urban has received a surprise invitation to become a member of the legendary Grand Ole Opry.

April 11, 2012
Prince image
Prince Australian Tour To Be Announced Tomorrow

Chugg Entertainment has posted a not-entirely-cryptic hint that a Prince tour will be announced tomorrow.

April 11, 2012
Scissor Sisters - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Scissor Sisters Reveal New Calvin Harris-Produced Single

Scissor Sisters are back with a brand new single ‘Only The Horses’, produced by electro-pop star Calvin Harris.

April 11, 2012
The Scientists Of Modern Music
The Scientists Of Modern Music Prepare Second Album

Hyped Hobart synthpop duo The Scientists Of Modern Music finally return with their second album.

April 11, 2012
Joni Mitchell
Joni Mitchell Tries To Quit The Music Biz For Morgellons Sufferers

Legendary singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell has said she is “trying” to quit the music business to help out sufferers of Morgellons disease – an illness she first publicly admitted to having in 2010.

April 11, 2012
Bon Iver
Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Records Album With Rapper Astronautalis

Justin Vernon has recorded a hip-hop-inspired album with rapper Astronautalis over a whiskey-fueled weekend.

April 11, 2012
Black Sabbath image
A Reunited Black Sabbath Will Headline Lollapalooza

The rumours are true: Black Sabbath will headline Lollapalooza alongside Red Hot Chili Peppers, Black Keys and Jack White.

April 11, 2012
One Direction
One Direction Already Plan A 2013 Tour Of Australia

UK boyband sensation One Direction have already announced that they’ll be back in Australia next year.

April 11, 2012