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PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey Wins Mercury Prize

PJ Harvey’s Let England Shake has won her a second Mercury Prize a decade after her first.

September 7, 2011
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Adele Is Back At The Top Of The Chart

After one week’s glory for Gotye, Adele returns to number one ahead of the new Red Hot Chili Peppers album.

September 5, 2011
Sade Visit Australia For The First Time in Two Decades

Smooth soul icon Sade Adu and her band return to Australia for the first time in twenty years.

September 1, 2011
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Jack White And Insane Clown Posse Cover Mozart

I… uh… we’re not kidding.

September 1, 2011
Great Southern Blues Festival Cancelled

The Great Southern Blues Festival, featuring Booker T. Jones, John Butler Trio and Kasey Chambers has been cancelled.

August 26, 2011
Roxette Australian Tour Is A Goer

Roxette have expanded their one-off Sydney show into a fully fledged Australian tour.

August 26, 2011
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Scorsese’s George Harrison Doco Trailer Released

The trailer for the George Harrison: Living In A Material World documentary by Martin Scorsese has been released.

August 26, 2011
Triple J Announce New Digital Station

Triple J have tonight announced a new radio station wholly dedicated to unsigned artists, expanding their hugely successful Unearthed program to 24 hours a day.

August 26, 2011
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John Farnham Prepares Acoustic Album And DVD

Beloved belter John Farnham has announced an all-classics acoustic album and DVD.

August 23, 2011
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Scissor Sisters, Living End, Gotye Announced For Pyramid Rock

Pyramid Rock have announced an imposing first line-up for the new year.

August 23, 2011
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Adele Holds Off Eskimo Joe, Kanye And Jay-Z

Adele still lords it all over everyone on this week’s ARIA charts.

August 23, 2011
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Blink-182 Promise ‘Prog Rock’ On New Album

Blink-182 guitarist Tom DeLonge has said that their forthcoming album is very diverse, and even features “prog rock”.

August 15, 2011
Kasey Chambers Plans A Book And A New Album

Loveable country lass Kasey Chambers not only has a new album in the works, but also a revealing memoir.

August 15, 2011
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Hanson Call Out Kings Of Leon For Acting Like Pricks

Following the Kings of Leon cancelations, Isaac Hanson calls them ungrateful “pricks” on radio.

August 15, 2011
Richard In Your Mind Announce A New Album And Tour

Bona fide Sydney indie freaks Richard In Your Mind announce a technicolour new album and tour.

August 15, 2011
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Kanye And Jay-Z Deliver ‘Otis’ Video And Pop-Up Store

Kanye West and Jay-Z launch the decadent ‘Otis’ video and a SoHo pop-up store selling physical copies of Watch The Throne.

August 15, 2011
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Leonard Cohen To Release A New Album In 2012

Helpmann Award-winner and living legend Leonard Cohen is likely to release a new album next year.

August 15, 2011
Eagles Of Death Metal Frontman Returns As Boot Electric

Eagles Of Death Metal figurehead Jesse Hughes teams up with Beastie Boys DJ Money Mark as Boots Electric.

August 15, 2011
Five Die In Indiana Stage Collapse

Five people have died at the Indiana State Fair after a gust of wind collapsed a massive stage.

August 15, 2011
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Snoop Dogg, Scissor Sisters, Pendulum For Summadayze

Summadayze have announce Snoop Dogg, Scissor Sisters, Pendulum and more for their 2012 line-up.

August 15, 2011
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Adele Clings On to Number One On The Chart

Adele’s reign may be winding up, with heaps of new releases charging into this week’s ARIA chart.

August 15, 2011
Cliff Richard Announces An All-Star Soul Album

Pop icon Cliff Richard has announced a new album of soul duets with The Temptations, Robert Flack and more.

August 12, 2011
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Cee-Lo And Christina Aguilera Join Michael Jackson Tribute

Cee-Lo Green, Christina Aguilera and more have signed on for the Michael Jackson tribute concert in Wales.

August 12, 2011
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Watch The Throne and Eskimo Joe Lead This Week’s New Releases

Perth pop rockers Eskimo Joe and the Kanye West and Jay-Z union head up the new releases.

August 12, 2011
Huxton Creepers Re-Release Album And Tour

Legendary Australian ‘80s rockers Huxton Creepers re-release their landmark album and head out on a national tour.

August 12, 2011
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Jebediah, The Grates And The Vines Kick Off Stonefest

Canberra’s Stonefest is on for another year and features a mammoth line-up of Australian talent.

August 12, 2011
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Megadeth Announce Their Thirteenth Album

Thrash metal originators Megadeth have announced details of their lucky thirteenth album.

August 11, 2011
John Frusciante of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Ex-RHCP Guitarist John Frusciante Challenges Stalker

Ex-Red Hot Chili Pepper John Frusciante has filed for a protective order against an aggressive female fan.

August 11, 2011
Rat Vs Possum Deliver Free Single From Their Second Album

Much talked-about Melbourne indie pop experimenters Rat Vs Possum preview their forthcoming album with a free single.

August 11, 2011
Taylor Swift. image by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Sonic Youth, Taylor Swift, TI, The Ravonettes And More

Sonic Youth re-learn their songs, Taylor Swift is being screamed at, T.I. drops a new single, The Ravonettes’ deal with illness and heaps more.

August 11, 2011