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Lexus To Become First Car In Australia With Digital Radio

The new Lexus GS range will be the first car in Australia to feature DAB+ digital radio as standard equipment.

March 4, 2012
Dougy, The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Temper Trap To Play Stubbs During SXSW

Melbourne’s The Temper Trap have scored a headline slot at Stubbs for SXSW.

March 4, 2012
Nas - Photo By Damien Loverso
Nas Joins SXSW As Featured Speaker

Rapper Nas will be a featured speaker at SXSW in coming weeks.

March 4, 2012
Leo Sayer. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Leo Sayer Gets On The Ute For Mardi Gras

Pop legend Leo Sayer will perform at Sydney’s Mardi Gras tonight on the back of a Ute.

March 3, 2012
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Whitney Houston’s Daughter To Be Interviewed By Oprah Winfrey

Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Brown will be interviewed by Oprah Winfrey on her OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network next weekend.

March 3, 2012
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Clare Bowditch and Tim Levinson Become PPCA Patrons

Australian performers Clare Bowditch and Tim Levinson (Urthboy, The Herd) have joined PPCA as official PPCA Patrons.

March 3, 2012
Archie meets Kiss
Archie Meets Kiss, Get Your Nerd On

In May, 2012  the four ‘Archie Meets Kiss’ comic books will be compiled into one book.

March 3, 2012
Lou Reed. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Lou Reed Turns 70

Who in the 1970s would have ever thought Lou Reed would ever get to 70? Today Lewis Allan Reed of Brooklyn, New York turns 70 years old.

March 3, 2012
Lucio Dalla
Lucio Dalla Dies At Age 68

Italian singer and songwriter Lucio Dalla has died in Switzerland at the age of 68.

March 3, 2012
Switchfoot Cancel Australian Tour Due To Family Emergency

Switchfoot have cancelled their Australian tour including their appearance on the remainder of the Soundwave Festival and flown urgently back home to San Diego because of a family emergency.

March 3, 2012
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T.I. Signs Australian Iggy Azalea To Label

T.I. has signed Australian rapper Iggy Azalea to his record label Grand Hustle.

March 2, 2012
Melbourne Talk Radio MTR
Melbourne Radio Station MTR Shut Down

Melbourne talk-radio station MTR has gone off the air after the station was placed into administration earlier today.

March 2, 2012
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Lady Gaga And Oprah Winfrey Launch Born This Way Foundation

Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta headed to Harvard University this week for the launch of their Born This Way Foundation.

March 2, 2012
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Paris Jackson Slams TMZ Over Fake Michael Story

Michael Jackson’s daughter Paris Jackson has taken to Twitter to slam gossip site over a story claiming Michael Jackson did not sing on the ‘Michael’ album.

March 2, 2012
One Direction
One Direction Aussie Dates Sold Out In Three Minutes

One Direction’s three Australian shows sold out in just three minutes this morning.

March 2, 2012
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Playground Weekender Back On At Various Locations

Playground Weekender promoters have salvaged the flooded festival and the show will go on across various venues in Sydney this weekend.

March 2, 2012
Cold Chisel No Plans
Cold Chisel Add Tour Dates

Cold Chisel will play some intimate shows in Sydney and Melbourne for the launch of their new album ‘No Plans’.

March 2, 2012
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Warner Music To Stream SXSW Showcases

Warner Music will stream The Warner Sound showcases from SXSW from March 13 to 15.

March 2, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Engelbert Humperdinck To Represent UK At Eurovision

Engelbert Humperdinck will represent the UK at the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest.

March 2, 2012
Brian Canham, Pseudo Echo - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pseudo Echo To Play 30th Anniversary Show Tonight

Pseudo Echo will mark their 30th anniversary tonight with a one-off show in Melbourne.

March 2, 2012
The Monkees,, music news
Davy Jones Died From Heart Attack

The medical examination of Davy Jones has confirmed that The Monkees singer died from a heart attack.

March 2, 2012
Billy Corgan - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Billy Corgan To Launch Smashing Pumpkins Project At SXSW

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan will use the SXSW podium to announce his plans for the new Pumpkins album ‘Oceania’.

March 1, 2012
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The Surviving Monkees Talk About Davy Jones

The surviving members of The Monkees, Peter Tork, Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz, have each made individual comments about the death of their buddy, Monkees singer Davy Jones.

March 1, 2012
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Heads Home To Richmond

Ian Molly Meldrum was returned to his Richmond home after two months in hospital after his fall before Christmas.

March 1, 2012
Big Star at SXSW
All-Stars To Perform Big Star Third Album At SXSW

The final night of the SXSW Film Festival will feature an all-star performance of the Big Star ‘Third’ album.

March 1, 2012
Pantera’s Vulgar Display Of Power Anniversary Edition Coming Soon

Pantera’s Vulgar Display Of Power gets unreleased track and DVD for the special 20-year anniversary edition.

March 1, 2012
The Jezabels
The Jezabels Book National Tour For June

Sydney indie pop dramatists The Jezabels get Canada’s Lights and locals Snakadaktal for a national tour.

March 1, 2012
John Mayer Born and Raised
John Mayer Sets Born and Raised Date

The long over-due John Mayer album ‘Born and Raised’ has an official release date of May 22, 2012.

March 1, 2012
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Radiohead Ticket Swap And Sell Facebook Page Set Up

A Facebook page appears for fans to swap Radiohead Australian Tour tickets, or buy them without dealing with scalpers.

March 1, 2012
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Love Never Dies Aussie Production To Screen In US Cinemas

The Australian production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Love Never Dies’ will screen in American cinemas 900 times next week.

March 1, 2012