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Chad Kroeger, Nickelback. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nickelback Won’t Get You Laid

Nickelback is the top turn-off for turning onto sex according to dating site

November 3, 2011
Philadelphia Grand Jury
Philadelphia Grand Jury Split

Sydney Indie Punk Soul band Philadelphia Grand Jury have called it quits.

November 3, 2011
Bernard Sumner of New Order. photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Order To Perform Without Peter Hook

New Order have reformed minus founding member Peter Hook.

November 2, 2011
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Passes 2 Billion YouTube Hits

Justin Bieber has become the first person in the world to clock up over 2 billion views on YouTube.

November 2, 2011
Thom Yorke of Radiohead image
Thom Yorke, Johnny Greenwood And DOOM Unveil Retarded New Song

Thom Yorke and Johnny Greenwood of Radiohead and rapper/producer DOOM release new song ‘Retarded Fren’.

November 2, 2011
Eliza Hull
Your New Favourite Artist: Eliza Hull

Moody electro-soul-jazz newcomer Eliza Hull bewitches with atmospherics.

November 2, 2011
Foo Fighters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Foo Fighters Announce Local Supports

Foo Fighters gear up for their monster stadium tour by adding Australia’s finest up-and-comers to support.

November 2, 2011
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Is A Father?

Justin Bieber is a dad? What tha? The news doing the rounds today is that Baby Bieber might have a Bieber Baby.

November 2, 2011
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Chis Cheney To Perform For Hoodoo Gurus At EG Awards

The Living End’s Chris Cheney will perform at EG Awards in Melbourne to honour The Hoodoo Gurus.

November 2, 2011
The Black Lips
The Black Lips Announce Australian Sideshows

Loopy Atlanta “flower punks” The Black Lips deliver festival sideshows around the country.

November 2, 2011
Beastie Boys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock Scores Off-Broadway Play

Ad-Rock from the Beastie Boys has written the soundtrack to an off-Broadway play written by his father.

November 2, 2011
50 Cent - photo by Ros O'Gorman images photo
TwitBits: Nicki Minaj, The Bronx, 50 Cent, A-Trak And More

Nicki Minaj is on a replying spree, The Bronx go arena-wide with Foo Fighters, 50 Cent has a new novel, A-Trak proposes to Kim Kardashian and heaps more.

November 2, 2011
Roger Waters. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters To Bring The Wall Back To America

When Roger Waters took The Wall out on tour, it's doubtful that he saw it as being a multi-year trek. He's now 120 shows in and has played for 1.6 million people and he isn't done yet.

November 2, 2011
Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson Resumes Australian Tour

Janet Jackson flew into Brisbane last night after cutting short her Australian tour two weeks ago to be with her family during the Dr. Conrad Murray trial in Los Angeles.

November 2, 2011
Avalanche City at
Big Scary, Avalanche City In SXSW 2012 First Round

Melbourne’s Big Scary, Sydney’s The Black Ryder and Auckland’s Avalanche City are three of the first bands named to play SXSW 2012.

November 2, 2011
Amy Winehouse
New Amy Winehouse Album To Be Released

Island Records has scheduled what it is calling the third Amy Winehouse album ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures’.

November 1, 2011
Chris Cornell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Big Day Out Lees and West Split

The Lennon & McCartney of Australian music festivals Vivian Lees and Ken West have split.

November 1, 2011
Rancid, Tim Armstrong
Tim Armstrong Debuts Rock and Roll Theater Webisodes

Rancid’s Tim Armstrong is releasing his new music via a webisode series called ‘Tim Timebomb’s RockNRoll Theater’.

November 1, 2011
Michael Jackson Immortal
LISTEN: Michael Jackson Immortal Megamix Released

The first track from the upcoming Michael Jackson album, Immortal, was released at 11:00 AM today.

November 1, 2011
Brian Eno, music news,
Brian Eno Announces New EP ‘Panic Of Looking’

Following his work on the new, chart-topping Coldplay album, super-producer Brian Eno delivers a new EP.

October 31, 2011
Rolling Stones Some Girls
The Rolling Stones To Release New Single On Vinyl

The Rolling Stones ‘No Spare Parts’ will be released as a limited edition 7” vinyl single.

October 31, 2011
Vampire Weekend - photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Bieber, Vampire Weekend, Bruno Mars, Tommy Lee And More

Bieber retweets Aziz Ansari, Vampire Weekend become a Halloween costume, Bruno Mars is in a strip club, Tommy Lee’s in Vegas, and heaps more.

October 31, 2011
Adele images photo
Adele Throat Cancer Rumours Hit Twitter

News sites have been reporting online rumours that Adele’s throat surgery may be due to cancer.

October 31, 2011
Kylie Minogue. image by Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles To Be Inducted Into ARIA Hall of Fame

ARIA will induct Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles into the ARIA Hall of Fame at the 2011 ARIA Awards on November 27.

October 31, 2011
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Kings Of Leon Slam Qantas Before Australian Tour

Kings Of Leon drummer Nathan Followill has ripped into Qantas over the shutdown just before their Oz tour.

October 31, 2011
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Coldplay Trumps Adele On This Week’s Chart

Joy of joys, Coldplay’s new album knocks Adele off the top in this week’s ARIA Chart wrap.

October 31, 2011
Queen, Noise11, Photo
Is The New Queen Singer Freddie Mercury?

20 years after his death Freddie Mercury may be returning to his old job as lead singer of Queen.

October 30, 2011
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
Peter Gabriel Hints At Genesis Reunion

Peter Gabriel says that all it would take to put Genesis back together is a “large brown envelope”.

October 30, 2011
Mike Judge's Beavis and Butthead
Beavis and Butthead Are Back

Beavis and Butthead have returned to the television screen after 13 years and the new audience loves it.

October 29, 2011
Rolling Stones Some Girls
More Info On Rolling Stones Some Girls Reissue

The Rolling Stones will release Some Girls: Deluxe Edition on November 21 via Universal Republic. Included is a remastered version of the original album on the first disc and twelve vintage unreleased tracks.

October 29, 2011