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Katie Noonan and Elixir at
Neil Wedd’s New Regal Ballroom Nabs Tex Perkins, Katie Noonan and Adam Cohen

Neil Wedd’s new Regal Ballroom in Melbourne will open with a stellar line-up over coming months.

January 12, 2012
The Velvet Underground and Nico
Velvet Underground Angry Banana Sold To Apple

The Velvet Underground, the band formed by Lou Reed and John Cale in the 60s, has taken legal action against the Andy Warhol Foundation for selling his iconic Banana album design to Apple.

January 12, 2012
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Madonna Reveals Twelfth Album Title

Madonna’s twelfth studio album will be named MDNA, the pop superstar has revealed.

January 12, 2012
Madeleine Peyroux
Madeline Peyroux Australian Tour Cancelled

Here’s something you don’t see everyday. In fact, I don’t think I’ve ever seen it before. An honest press release.

January 12, 2012
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Blue Ivy Carter Becomes Youngest Ever Hitmaker

Beyonce and Jay-Z’s baby has become the youngest person ever to have a hit record.

January 12, 2012
James Mercer of The Shins
The Shins Offer First Song From Port Of Morrow

On the back of their Coachella announcement, indie rock heavyweights The Shins deliver a new song.

January 12, 2012
Watch Gotye And Walk Off The Earth Videos Played Together

A new video of comparing the Gotye and Walk Off The Earth versions of ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ popped up overnight on YouTube and the similarities are identical.

January 12, 2012
Kid Cudi for Heatwave Festival
Heatwave Hip-Hop Festival Kicks Off Today

The national Heatwave Festival, featuring Kid Cudi, Tech N9ne, Obie Trice, D12 and more, starts today in Adelaide.

January 12, 2012
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Chili Peppers Postpone Tour

The Red Hot Chili Peppers North American tour has been put on hold because singer Anthony Kiedis has had to undergo surgery.

January 12, 2012
Mark Seymour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour, Custard, Jordie Lane Hit Between The Bays Fest

Mark Seymour, Custard, Jordie Lane, The Ooga Boogas and more hit the Mornington Peninsula’s Between The Bays festival.

January 11, 2012
Lana Del Rey, music news,
British Prime Minister David Cameron Loves Hipster Music

British PM David Cameron claims to be a fan of Lana Del Rey and Band Of Horses, and says his kids have awful taste.

January 11, 2012
Leonard Cohen, Noise11, Photo
Darkness Leonard Cohen’s First Old Idea

Leonard Cohen has revealed his new spoken word song (get it? They’re all spoken word!) off his upcoming album Old Ideas.

January 11, 2012
Dirty Three
WOMADelaide Announces 2012 Lineup

WOMADelaide, the world music festival that takes over the South Australian capitol each year has revealed a stellar lineup for 2012.

January 11, 2012
TwitBits: Kylie, Q-Tip, Ke$ha, B.o.B. And More
TwitBits: Kylie, Q-Tip, Ke$ha, B.o.B. And More

Kylie employs Perez Hilton, Q-Tip gets ultra-smooth, a photo of a shaved Ke$ha, B.oB. doesn’t trust blimps, and heaps more.

January 11, 2012
Jason Donovan
Jason Donovan Announces New Album

Former Neighbours star Jason Donovan has announced the release of his sixth studio album.

January 11, 2012
Sam Kekovich and Melissa Tzautz Barbie Girl
Sam Kekovich Helps Melissa Tkautz Become A Barbie Girl

Australian sports commentator Sam Kekovich has reinvented former pop star Melissa Tzautz as the new Barbie Girl.

January 11, 2012
The Panda Band
The Panda Band Split

The Panda Band from Perth have split after seven years and two albums.

January 11, 2012
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Wants Respect, Not “Sex, Drugs And Swearing”

In an illuminating new interview, Justin Bieber says he’s looking for respect, not sex and drugs.

January 11, 2012
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman images
Matt Corby May Equal Washington’s Corner Hotel Record

Matt Corby announces his fifth Corner Hotel show, which, if it sells out, will equal Washington’s record.

January 11, 2012
Bryan Ferry
Bryan Ferry Marries 29 Year Old Bride

66-year old Bryan Ferry has a brand new 29-year old bride.

January 11, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Adele Songwriter Delivers New Song To Engelbert Humperdinck

Engelbert Humperdinck will have a brand new song from Adele’s songwriter Dan Wilson (Someone Like You) on his next album.

January 11, 2012
Diplo's 128 Beats Per Minute book.
Diplo To Release Coffee Table Book

Superstar producer Diplo (MIA, Major Lazer) prepares a music and culture coffee table book.

January 11, 2012
Morning Of The Earth
New Morning Of The Earth Footage To Screen At Live Show

With the first of the Morning Of The Earth tour just over a week away, director Albe Falzon will include new footage from the movie at the shows.

January 11, 2012
Walk Off The Earth Gotye Cover Clocks Up Another 3m Views

Canadian act Walk Off The Earth’s cover of Gotye featuring Kimbra’s ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ clocked up over 3 million more views yesterday bringing the total at press time to 10,208,921.

January 11, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
VIDEO: The Van Halen ‘Tattoo’ Video Is Here Now

Van Halen have released the official video for the new single ‘Tattoo’.

January 10, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce and Jay-Z Issue Joint Statement About Baby Blue Ivy

Beyonce and husband Jay-Z have released a statement following the birth of their first child, daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

January 10, 2012
Ted Nugent, music news
Ted Nugent To Release His Own Branded Bullets

The Motor City Madman Ted Nugent will soon have his own branded bullets.

January 10, 2012
The Doors LA Woman
LISTEN: The Doors ‘She Smells So Nice’ Previously Unreleased

Here is your first listen to a previously unreleased song from The Doors.

January 10, 2012
Four Year Strong
Four Years Strong Announce Sidewaves

Pop punk upstarts Four Years Strong bring I Am The Avalanche, Fireworks and Conditions for Soundwave sideshows.

January 10, 2012
David Foster
David Foster To Head Verve Music Group

Renowned Producer, composter and performer David Foster will head up Universal Music’s Verve Music Group.

January 10, 2012