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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Axl Rose has thrown another one of his famous tantrums and withdrawn from the Guns N’ Roses Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction just days before the event.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
Philip Bailey, Earth Wind & Fire - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest Lures Earth Wind & Fire To Australia

The Earth, Wind & Fire shows last week in Australia were the first ever for the US R&B/funk band.

April 11, 2012
Jazz Bell Awards namesake Graham Bell. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jazz Bell Awards Nominees Announced

The 2012 Australian Jazz Bell Awards will take place in Melbourne on May 3.

April 11, 2012
Diddy, music news,
Diddy Dumped From Supafest

Diddy has fired off a series of tweets after the Australian promoter of the upcoming Supafest concerts announced today he was no longer on the bill.

April 10, 2012
Tiesto - Club Life Volume Two: Miami
DJ Tiësto Prepares Miami Club Mix

Superstar DJ Tiësto announces his second Club Life mix featuring remixes of Gotye, Coldplay, Afrojack and more.

April 10, 2012
Kate Miller-Heidke - Nightflight
Kate Miller-Heidke Streams Her New Album Online

Quirky pop doll Kate Miller-Heidke streams her new album Nightflight online and delivers a new clip.

April 10, 2012
Counting Crows Underwater Sunshine
PREVIEW: Counting Crows Underwater Sunshine full album play

Sony Music will release the new Counting Crows ‘Underwater Sunshine (Or What We Did On Our Summer Vacation’ album next week and has the complete album here for you to preview.

April 10, 2012
Lily Allen - image by Ros O'Gorman
Lily Allen Rumoured To Be Working On Comeback Album

Pop brat Lily Allen has been spotted leaving a UK studio sparking rumours of a comeback album.

April 10, 2012
Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes and Ian Moss - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ian Moss Finger Injured In Pussy, Cold Chisel Gig Postponed

Cold Chisel’s Melbourne show this Thursday has been postponed because guitarist Ian Moss has been in a cat fight … literally.

April 10, 2012
Gorillaz - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Damon Albarn Says No To More Blur Or Gorillaz Music

Damon Albarn has said that new music coming from Gorillaz in the future is "unlikely" and Blur are pretty much over.

April 10, 2012
Kimbra, Mark Foster and A-Trak
Watch The Mark Foster, A-Trak, Kimbra Collab Video

Mark of Foster The People, producer A-Trak and singer Kimbra appear in a luchador video for their Converse collaboration.

April 10, 2012
Diddy, music news,
P. Diddy And Missy Elliott Cancel Supafest Appearances

P. Diddy and Missy Elliott are officially off the mammoth hip-hop and R&B Supafest tour.

April 10, 2012
Lana Del Rey, music news,
Two Unreleased Lana Del Rey Demos Appear Online

Two very different Lana Del Rey demos have emerged online. So are they actually hers?

April 10, 2012