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Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Beach Boys Book Australian Tour Dates With Brian Wilson

Living legends, The Beach Boys, celebrate their 50th anniversary with a tour and confirm Australian dates.

June 4, 2012
Wu-Tang Clan, music news,
Wu-Tang Clan To Play Wu-Tang Clan In ODB Biopic

It looks like Wu-Tang Clan members will play themselves in the forthcoming Ol Dirty Bastard film.

June 4, 2012
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Watch: Coldplay ‘Princess Of China’ Clip Featuring Rihanna

Check out the oriental mash-up clip from Coldplay featuring ninjas, taiko drumming, palaces, and Rihanna.

June 4, 2012
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction’s DVD Goes Six Times Platinum In First Week

Pretty faces on screen help boy band sensation One Direction hit the top of the DVD charts and go six times platinum.

June 4, 2012
The xx
The XX Announce New Album And Exclusive Australian Shows

Brits The xx have announced some exclusive Australian shows before the release of their second album.

June 4, 2012
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, Photo
John Mayer Tops This Week’s ARIA Chart

John Mayer leads a refreshed line-up on this week’s ARIA Chart wrap.

June 4, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Engelbert Humperdinck Eurovision Defeat Leads To More Success

Following Engelbert's shock score defeat at last months Eurovision Song Contest it seems that the telephones at the Humperdinck empire have not stopped ringing.

June 4, 2012
Billy Duffy of The Cult. photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Cult Score Their Best Debut In 20 Years

The second highest debut by a veteran artist on the Billboard chart in the USA this week goes to The Cult with Choice of Weapon.

June 4, 2012
Kasey Chambers. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kasey Chambers Takes Her Songbook To The US

Kasey Chambers has announced US tourdates to plug her most recent album Songbook.

June 3, 2012
The Darkness
Listen: The Darkness – ‘Every Inch Of You’

Brit glam rock dudes The Darkness return with the sleazy new tune ‘Every Inch Of You’.

June 3, 2012
Dan Deacon
Dan Deacon Showcases New Single ‘Lots’ From New Album America

Baltimore electro-indie gnome Dan Deacon reveals the first song from his new album.

June 3, 2012
Jonathan Boulet
Jonathan Boulet Announces National Tour

With new album in hand, Sydney’s tribal indie artist Jonathan Boulet reveals national tour dates.

June 3, 2012
PiL - This Is PiL
Public Image Ltd Launch New Album This Is PiL

John Lydon’s Public Image Ltd are an the verge of releasing their first album in 20 years.

June 3, 2012
The Tea Party - Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Tea Party Invite Fans To Fund Live Album

Reformed The Tea Party will record a live album on their upcoming Australian tour and have put the call out to fans to fund the record.

June 2, 2012
Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks
Richard Branson Talks 35 Years Of Sex Pistols

It has been 35 years since The Sex Pistols ‘Never Mind The Bollocks’ was released.

June 1, 2012
Pink. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink Is In Hospital

Pink was hospitalised on Thursday.

June 1, 2012
Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse House For Sale

Amy Winehouse's house is being sold by her family with "great regret".

June 1, 2012
Nick Barker - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Nick Barker and The Reptiles Reform

Nick Barker has put The Reptiles back together.

June 1, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO: The Black Keys Gold On The Ceiling

The latest video from The Black Keys is Gold On The Ceiling.

June 1, 2012
Yusuf Islam on the set of Moonshadow - Image By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Cat Stevens Moonshadow Opens In Melbourne

The Cat Stevens musical ‘Moonshadow’ had its world premiere in Melbourne last night with Yusuf in attendance for the opening night and after-party.

June 1, 2012
Cancer Bats
Cancer Bats Announce Australian Tour

Canadian hardcore rock brutes Cancer Bats announce an Aussie tour on the back of Dead Set On Living.

June 1, 2012
Missy Higgins
Missy Higgins Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

Missy Higgins looong awaited third album kicks off a very diverse week in new releases.

June 1, 2012
Lady Antebellum - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Lady Antebellum Book Their First Headlining Australian Tour

Country megastars Lady Antebellum will visit Australia on their first headline tour in September.

June 1, 2012
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 performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour.
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