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Chris Reimer of Women
Women Guitarist Chris Reimer Dies At 26

Chris Reimer, guitarist for the Calgary, Canada based band Women died in his sleep earlier this week at 26 years old.

February 23, 2012
Sleigh Bells
Sleigh Bells Promise Two Australian Visits In 2012

Noise-pop stars Sleigh Bells say that they’ll be in Australia twice this year.

February 23, 2012
Fu Manchu
Fu Manchu Announce Full Australian Tour

Californian stoner rock gods Fu Manchu add full dates to complement their Cherry Rock headliner.

February 23, 2012
Gorillaz for Converse
Hear The Full Gorillaz, James Murphy, Andre 3000 Collaboration

The collaborative track from Gorillaz, James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem and Andre 3000 of Outkast appears online.

February 23, 2012
Lady Gaga. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Adds More Australia And New Zealand Dates

Lady Gaga has added more shows for Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Auckland.

February 23, 2012
The Beatles Abbey Road
The Beatles Release Their First Ever Ringtones

The Beatles have caught up with the 90s. They have released their first official ringtones.

February 23, 2012
Ian Astbury, The Cult - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Cult To Play SXSW

The Cult will headline the SXSW Auditorium Shores Stage on Saturday, March 17.

February 23, 2012
Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse DVD Recalled For Unlicensed Material

The Amy Winehouse DVD entitled Never Forgotten has been recalled after the licensor failed to clear some of the footage in the film.

February 22, 2012
Ball Park Music
Groovin The Moo Lose Chiddy Bang, Gain Ball Park Music

Massive regional fest Groovin The Moo lose a US act and replace them with an Australian one.

February 22, 2012
Over 130 Venues Register Gigs For SLAM Day

Over 130 Australian venues have registered shows for Thursday’s 'Save Live Australia's Music Day'.

February 22, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Grammy Awards Knocks Adele Sales Into Orbit

Adele ‘21’ sold around 716,000 units this week following the Grammy Awards.

February 22, 2012
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones
President Obama Gets His Ya Yas Out With Mick Jagger and B.B. King

President Obama had a personal re-enactment of the Rolling Stones ‘Get Yer Yas Yas’ 1969 Madison Square Garden bill tonight when Mick Jagger and B.B. King performed at The White House.

February 22, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball, A First Impression

“I was raised out of steel here in the swamps of Jersey,” sings Bruce Springsteen in the open line of the title track of ‘Wrecking Ball’. The 17th Springsteen album (and first since the death of E Street Band co-founder Clarence Clemons) is on the way.

February 22, 2012
Norah Jones 'Little Broken Hearts'
Norah Jones Reveals Details Of Her New Album

Norah Jones releases tracks, artwork, title and release date for her new Danger Mouse-produced album.

February 22, 2012
Ed Sheeran - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Complete BRIT Awards Winners With Adele, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay

The BRIT Awards have been handed down for another year and the big three went to Adele for Best Female, Ed Sheeran for Best Male and Coldplay for Best Group.

February 22, 2012
Kim Fowley, music news, noise11
Kim Fowley Says He May Have Two Weeks To Live

Music industry legend Kim Fowley may only have a few weeks left to live.

February 21, 2012
Bon Iver
Watch Bon Iver Perform A 4AD Live Session

Bon Iver put up a stripped back live performance for 4AD Sessions online.

February 21, 2012
Lemmy of Motorhead. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Motorhead Rip Into Price Of Box Set

Motorhead are furious that a new box set featuring their early recordings is selling for an outrageous price.

February 21, 2012
Rihanna. images by Ros O'Gorman photos
Chris Brown and Rihanna, It’s Like It Never Happened

The Chris Brown and Rihanna reunion continues to gather momentum with the former couple appearing on each other’s new song.

February 21, 2012
Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston in The Bodyguard
The Bodyguard The Musical To Open In London

One week after the death of Whitney Houston a London theatre company has announced plans for a musical theatre version of ‘The Bodyguard’.

February 21, 2012
Madonna MDNA image
Madonna Rushes Second Single After First Stiffs

Madonna ‘Give Me All You Luvin’ is officially a stiff. The first song from her forthcoming ‘MDNA’ album slipped out of the Top 40 in Australia after just one week.

February 21, 2012
Anton Newcombe
The Brian Jonestown Massacre Debut New Song

Crazy psych-rockers The Brian Jonestown Massacre have snuck a new song out on YouTube.

February 21, 2012
Blur, photo, Noise11
Blur Booked For London Olympics Closing Ceremony Concert

Blur, The Specials and New Order will perform a closing ceremony celebration concert for the 2012 London Olympics.

February 21, 2012
Wild Flag
Wild Flag Announce Supports For Australian Tour

US indie rockers Wild Flag have assembled fine supports for their Australian tour.

February 21, 2012
Scott Weiland - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch The Lost Stone Temple Pilots Clip

A previously-unseen Stone Temple Pilots video for ‘Cinnamon’ has appeared online.

February 21, 2012
Mutemath Announce Australian Tour

New Orleans alt-rockers Mutemath book their first Australian tour.

February 21, 2012
Lanie Lane, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Aussie BBQ Line-up Confirmed for North America 2012

The Aussie BBQ line-up for 2012 for Los Angeles, Austin, New York and Toronto has been locked away.

February 20, 2012
Carly Simon
Carly Simon To Be Honoured By ASCAP

Carly Simon will be presented with the Founders Award at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards.

February 20, 2012
Bon Iver
Justin Timberlake Impersonates Bon Iver On SNL

I’ve gotta admit it, most of the time I don’t find SNL that funny. I mean sure, occasionally there’s a little chuckle, but not actual belly laughs. At least not until I saw Justin Timberlake impersonating Bon Iver welcoming Beyonce and Jay-Z’s new child into the world.

February 20, 2012
TwitBits: LMFAO, Kings Of Leon, Fear Factory, Colin Meloy And More

Sky Blu of LMFAO gets a Twitter tattoo, Jared of KOL has gone soft, Burton from Fear Factory has a birthday, Colin Meloy endorses Rick Santorum and heaps more.

February 20, 2012