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The Fray
The Fray Lead This Week’s New Releases

Radio-rock outfit The Fray, UK talent quester Rebecca Ferguson and live Radiohead lead a thin week of new releases.

February 10, 2012
Jake Clemons
Bruce Springsteen Names Clarence Clemons Replacement

Jake Clemons, nephew of the late Clarence Clemons, is the new saxophone player for Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band.

February 10, 2012
Splendour In The Grass To Return To Byron In 2012

Splendour In The Grass announce the 2012 dates and a return to its spiritual home of Byron Bay.

February 10, 2012
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Coldplay Cancel Australian Visit

Coldplay’s planned visit to Sydney next week has bee cancelled due to “personal reasons”.

February 10, 2012
Johnny Cash Bootleg IV
Johnny Cash 80th Marked With New Bootleg

Johnny Cash would be 80. For his 80th this is what we get. 

February 9, 2012
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Katy Perry Signs Russell Brand Divorce Papers

It's all over for Katy Perry and Russell Brand ... almost.

February 9, 2012
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2Cellos Score A Hit From Glee

Glee has sent classical duo 2Cellos into the top 10 of the Billboard Digital Songs chart.

February 9, 2012
Debbie Harry, Blondie
Debbie Harry, Nick Cave, Mark Lanegan Join Gun Club Tribute

Nick Cave, Blondie’s Debbie Harry, Mark Lanegan and more will appear on a tribute to late Gun Club frontman Jeffrey Lee Pierce.

February 9, 2012
Madonna Give Me All Your Luvin
Super Bowl Sends Madonna To No 1 In 50 Countries

Madonna ‘Give Me All Your Luvin’ has topped the iTunes chart in 50 countries since her Super Bowl appearance on Sunday.

February 9, 2012
An Horse
An Horse Offer A New National Tour And Video

Brisbane indie duo An Horse plan a homecoming tour around the nation in April and deliver a new clip.

February 9, 2012
Jon Anderson Reacts To Chris Squire Yes Noise11 Story

Original Yes singer Jon Anderson has reacted to yesterday’s interview with Chris Squire saying that he has next to no contact with the Yes bass player in years.

February 9, 2012
The Pretty Reckless
Taylor Momsen’s Pretty Reckless and Heroes For Hire Book Sidewaves

The Pretty Reckless, featuring Gossip Girl’s Taylor Momsen, book Soundwave sideshows with Heroes For Hire.

February 9, 2012
Chad Kroeger, Nickelback. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
City And Colour, Nickelback, Hedley Lead Juno 2012 Nominations

City And Colour, Nickelback, Hedley, Deadmau5, Drake, Feist, Bublé and Lavigne top Canada’s Juno Award nominations.

February 9, 2012
Roger Waters, The Wall Tour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pink Floyd The Wall Goes Deluxe

Pink Floyd’s classic ‘The Wall’ is about to undergo to deluxe treatment with the Immersion box set due later this month.

February 9, 2012
Icehouse, Iva Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
VIDEO: Icehouse Perform Electric Blue With John Oates On Australian Television

As a treat on their current Australian tour with Hall & Oates, Icehouse have performed their 1987 hit ‘Electric Blue’ with co-write John Oates at both the Sydney and Melbourne shows.

February 9, 2012
M.I.A.’s Tour Rider Requests Absinthe, Burka-Clad Dancers

M.I.A.’s tour rider has leaked and, among the usual food and drink, she requests burka-clad dancers.

February 9, 2012
Dannii Minogue Madame Tussards dummy
Dannii Minogue Is A Madame Tussads Dummy

Madame Tussads is coming to Sydney and Dannii Minogue is one of the first dummies.

February 9, 2012
Die Antwoord - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch Die Antwoord On Letterman

Check out South African rap-rave trio Die Antwoord do their freaky thing on Letterman.

February 9, 2012
Missy Elliott And Timbaland To Release Albums This Year

Timbaland revealed in an interview that both he and Missy Elliott will have new albums this year.

February 9, 2012
The Beach Boys Mike Love 2007 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Wilson And The Beach Boys To Perform At Grammys

For the first time in 20 years, all surviving founding members of the Beach Boys will play live, and it’ll be at the Grammys.

February 9, 2012
My Morning Jacket
My Morning Jacket And Dawes Team For Sideshows

Americana faves My Morning Jacket and Dawes book Sydney and Melbourne shows.

February 9, 2012
Killswitch Engage
Killswitch Engage Announce New Singer Is Old Singer

The new lead singer of Killswitch Engage is the original lead singer of Killswitch Engage. Jesse Leach is back in the band.

February 9, 2012
Ringo Starr 2012
Ringo Starr Announces His New All-Starr Band

Ringo Starr has announced Todd Rundgren, as well as members of Toto, Journey, Mr. Mister and more for his new band.

February 9, 2012
Lady Gaga. image by Tim Cashmere
Lady Gaga To Tour Australia But Adelaide Misses Out

Lady Gaga will tour Australia and New Zealand in June and July but Adelaide has missed out.

February 9, 2012
TwitBits: Avril Lavigne, Josh Groban, Drake, Example And More

Avril Lavigne says ‘Fukuoka’, Josh Groban snaps Jay-Z, Drake is unusually sloppy, Example doesn’t like MILFs, and heaps more.

February 8, 2012
Mick Harvey - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mick Harvey To Deliver Keynote At I Manage My Music

Mick Harvey (Bad Seeds, PJ Harvey) follows Gotye to deliver the keynote at self-management workshop, I Manage My Music.

February 8, 2012
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Why Roger Waters The Wall Is The Greatest Show On Earth

Go to see Roger Waters ‘The Wall’. It will be by far the greatest show you will ever see.

February 8, 2012
Nero - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Triple J Release Their Hottest 100 To 200

Triple J have followed up their annual Hottest 100 countdown with a list of the next 100 songs.

February 8, 2012
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Lana Del Rey Australian Dates Postponed

Lana Del Rey will no longer come to Australia later this month.

February 8, 2012
EXCLUSIVE: Yes Recruit Another New Singer

Yes have a new lead singer. Benoit David is out. Jon Davison is in.

February 8, 2012