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Microsoft Kill Off Zune, Announce Xbox Music

Microsoft have dumped touted iPod-killer Zune for a new Xbox Music service.

June 5, 2012
Yuksek Adds Solo Shows To Splendour Appearance

French electro-popper Yuksek will play live sets in Perth and Sydney before hitting Splendour In The Grass.

June 5, 2012
Bono and U2. image by Ros O'Gorman
Bono Knows Next U2 Album Has To Be Brilliant

U2's Bono has said that their next album needs to be something special.

June 4, 2012
Joe Matera - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Joe Matera Signs With UK Firebrand Management

Melbourne guitarist Joe Matera has signed with UK management company Firebrand Management.

June 4, 2012
Splendour In The Grass Offers VIP Gold Passes

Splendour In The Grass says that you can still get a ticket… as long as it’s a VIP Gold Pass for $700.

June 4, 2012
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LISTEN: Cosmo Jarvis Has A New Song Love This

Cosmo Jarvis has a new album on the way and ‘Love This’ is the first single.

June 4, 2012
Richard Dawson in Hogan's Heroes
Richard Dawson Dies At Age 79

America knew Richard Dawson as the host of Family Feud but the rest of the world knew him as the safe-cracking Corporal Peter Newkirk in the 60s comedy ‘Hogan’s Heroes’.

June 4, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Johnny Depp Joins The Black Keys Onstage

The Black Keys have performed at the MTV Movie Awards with a special guitar guest in Mr Johnny Depp.

June 4, 2012
2ST turns 40
Happy 40th Radio 2ST

Radio station 2ST, based in the NSW city of Nowra, turns 40 years old today.

June 4, 2012
Gurrumul image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gurrumul Appears On BBC Breakfast

In London for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Gurrumul drops in to perform on BBC Breakfast.

June 4, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
VIDEO: Robert Plant Performs With Lil Band O Gold

Lil’ Band O’ Gold’s new album ‘Lil Band O Gold Plays Fats’ features two tracks with Robert Plant but their occasion goes back years.

June 4, 2012
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
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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
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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