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Madonna Tour Dates Were A Hoax

Yesterday’s “leaked” Madonna 2012 tour dates were a hoax.

October 14, 2011
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Big Boi Takes Plea On Drug Charge

Outkast rapper Big Boi has taken a plea on his August drug charges and tweeted about it.

October 14, 2011
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Charlie Daniels Keyboard Player Killed In Car Crash

Joe ‘Taz’ DiGregorio, a member of The Charlie Daniels Band for over 40 years, died in a car accident in Tennessee on Wednesday (October 12, 2012).

October 14, 2011
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Radiohead Plan To Record New Music

Radiohead have revealed that they have new songs and studio time booked.

October 14, 2011
Hanni El Khatib
Hanni El Khatib Announces Sideshows

Hyped LA retro rock artist Hanni El Khatib has announced New Year sideshows.

October 14, 2011
Kim Wilde
Rewind 80s Under Investigation By Department of Fair Trading

The Department of Fair Trading is now investigating the Rewind 80s festival after the promoter not only switched venue but also switched cities and won’t give refunds less than two weeks out from the event.

October 14, 2011
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Watch The Metallica and Lou Reed Lulu Trailer

Lou Reed and Metallica have released a trailer for their upcoming collaboration ‘Lulu’.

October 14, 2011
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Dave Grohl Fills In For Cage The Elephant Drummer

Foo Fighters mainman Dave Grohl continues his lifelong career of coolness by drumming for Cage the Elephant.

October 13, 2011
Kim Wilde
Shit Hits The Fan Over Rewind 80s Festival

The Rewind 80s festival is going down the S bend fast with punters angry that organisers have changed cities and won’t give a refund one week out from the show.

October 13, 2011
Jarvis Cocker, Pulp
Jarvis Cocker Takes Job As Book Editor

Jarvis Cocker has accepted a job as a book editor for Faber and Faber.

October 13, 2011
Kim Wilde
Rewind 80s Downsized And Moved

The Rewind 80s festival has been downsized and moved to Sydney.

October 13, 2011
The Damned
The Damned Aussie Tour Announced

The Damned will return to Australia in January.

October 13, 2011
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The Jezabels Lead 2011’s AIR Award Winners

Sydney quartet The Jezabels scored two awards at the Jagermeister Independent Music Awards last night.

October 13, 2011
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Madonna To Tour Australia

Madonna will tour Australia in April, 2012 according to a leaked Live Nation document.

October 12, 2011
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Chocolate Starfish And Friends Play For Zoz

Last night Melbourne rocked when the friends of Chocolate Starfish guitarist Zoran Romic gathered for the Concert for Zoz.

October 12, 2011
Iva Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Icehouse To Play For Entertainment Assist Fundraiser

Icehouse will perform in a small, intimate environment for the Entertainment Assist gala variety dinner fund-raiser ‘Gotta Have Heart’ on October 28.

October 12, 2011
Dum Dum Girls
Dum Dum Girls Book Sideshows For Australia

Vampy Californian indie pop sensation Dum Dum Girls book sideshows for the New Year.

October 12, 2011
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Adele Tops American Music Awards Nominations

Adele has scored big with four AMA nominations, followed by Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Rihanna.

October 12, 2011
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Elton John Plays 3000th Show

Elton John played his 3,000th show on Saturday night at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace during the current run of his show The Million Dollar Piano.

October 12, 2011
Dolly Parton
What Contest Did Dolly Parton Lose? Win Tickets To Her Show

Dolly Parton once went to a Gay Bar in Los Angeles and entered a contest. Who did she dress up as and lose?

October 12, 2011
Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson
Aesop Rock And Kimya Dawson Add More Special Guests

Indie rap king Aesop Rock and anti-folk hero Kimya Dawson add more guests to their extra-special Australian shows this week.

October 12, 2011
Boy & Bear
Gotye, Boy & Bear, Drapht Grab Seven ARIA Nominations

Gotye, Boy & Bear and Drapht have picked up seven nominations each for the 2011 ARIA Awards.

October 12, 2011
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American Idol Scott McCreery To Top US Chart

18-year old country singer and 2011 American Idol winner Scott McCreery will debut atop the US album chart later this week.

October 12, 2011
Village Sounds
Village Sounds and The Atlas Agency merge

Village Sounds and The Atlas Agency, two of Australia’s biggest music agencies, have merged. The combined company will be known as Village Sounds.

October 12, 2011
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Lanie Lane Heads Up This Week’s New Releases

Hyped retro sylph Lanie Lane from Sydney kicks off an interesting week for new releases.

October 11, 2011
David Johansen, New York Dolls - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
70s New York Dolls Footage Coming On DVD

New York Dolls will release a DVD of footage shot in the 70s by rock photographer Bob Gruen and his wife Nadya.

October 11, 2011
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John Farnham Sydney Shows Rescheduled

John Farnham’s first two Sydney shows have been rescheduled for later this month.

October 11, 2011
Phoenix, Thomas Mars - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Phoenix Documentary To Air In Europe

A doco of the year after the release of Phoenix’s Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix album will air in Europe this week.

October 11, 2011
Jon Spencer- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jon Spencer Gets Aggressive On New Blues Explosion Music

Jon Spencer has spoken about writing new, aggressive music for his Blues Explosion.

October 11, 2011
Sharon and Neil Finn of Pajama Club
Neil And Sharon Finn’s Pajama Club Release Third Single

Pajama Club, the offshoot band for Neil and Sharon Finn, popped out a third single this week.

October 11, 2011