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Ringo Starr 2012
Ringo Starr Preps 17th Solo Record

Ringo Starr will release his 17th solo album ‘Ringo 2012’ in January.

December 8, 2011
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
Meredith Is Upon Us! Here Are Some Last Minute Tips.

Heading to the Meredith Music Festival tomorrow? So am I. So while I’m running around my house like a headless chicken today, I thought I’d share some preparation tips with you.

December 8, 2011
Hubert Sumlin and Pinetop Perkins SXSW 2007 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mick Jagger And Keith Richards To Pay For Hubert Sumlin Funeral

The Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger and Keith Richards will pay for the funeral of blues great Hubert Sumlin.

December 8, 2011
Meat Loaf - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
TwitBits: The Black Keys, Pusha T, Meat Loaf, A-Trak And More

The Black Keys hit Letterman, Pusha T goes Samson, Meat Loaf gets another injury, A-Trak plans electro-psychobilly, and heaps more.

December 8, 2011
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
360 Plots ‘Boys Like You’ National Tour For 2012

Mischievous rapper 360 has announced his ‘Boys Like You’ tour for February and March next year.

December 8, 2011
Spiritualized Announce New Album ‘Sweet Heart Sweet Light’

Iconic British space-rockers Spiritualized announce their seventh studio album Sweet Heart Sweet Light.

December 8, 2011
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman images
Matt Corby Announces National Tour

Rising troubadour Matt Corby has announced a national tour for his new ‘Into The Flame’ EP.

December 8, 2011
Air - Le Voyage Dans La Lune
Air Offer New Music From Forthcoming Soundtrack

Atmospheric French pop duo Air deliver new music – a soundtrack song with Victoria Legrand from Beach House.

December 8, 2011
Kimbra - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Bliss N Eso, Kimbra, Busby Marou Are SXSW Bound

More Australian acts including Bliss N Eso, Kimbra and Busby Marou have been announced to showcase at SXSW 2012.

December 8, 2011
Guns n Roses. image by Ros O'Gorman
Beastie Boys, Guns n Roses, Chili Peppers For Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame

Even though the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame originally announced that they would be announcing their updates on December 15, the list was released early to the public.

December 8, 2011
Mitch Ryder
Mitch Ryder Returns After 28 Years

Mitch Ryder, the man who put Detroit on the rock-and-roll map, is about to release his first new studio album in the U.S. since 1983.

December 8, 2011
Gwar Cory Smoot
GWAR Guitarist Cory Smoot Died From Coronary Disease

The family of GWAR guitarist Cory Smoot have confirmed that Cory died from coronary disease.

December 7, 2011
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
Justin Townes Earle and Pond Head Up Boogie Six

Australia’s newest favouritest boutique festival Boogie has returned for the sixth year running.

December 7, 2011
Barbara and Roy Orbison
Barbara Orbison, Widow Of Roy Orbison, Passes Away

Barbara Orbison, the widow of Roy Orbison, has died 23 years to the day she lost her husband. She was 60.

December 7, 2011
San Cisco
Your New Favourite Artist: San Cisco

Get on board early with ultra-cute Perth indie-poppers San Cisco.

December 7, 2011
Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes and Ian Moss - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Cold Chisel To Headline Bluesfest

The mighty Cold Chisel have been confirmed as headliners of the already impressive Byron Bay Blues Festival in April 2012.

December 7, 2011
Dobie Gray
Dobie Gray Dies At Age 71

Dobie Gray, best known for the hit song ‘Drift Away’ has died at the age of 71.

December 7, 2011
Lostprophets Announce Sidewaves

Welsh rockers Lostprophets announce Soundwave sideshows with Kids In Glass Houses and VersaEmerge.

December 7, 2011
Elton John, Davey Johnstone, Nigel Olsson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Plays A Night Of Music History For Melbourne

An Elton John show is not so much as a walk, more of a jog through music history. With a career spanning more than 40 years there is so many songs to get through.

December 7, 2011
Trailer Park Boys
Trailer Park Boys Announce Australian Stage Tour

The loveable lowlifes from Canadian mockumentary series Trailer Park Boys hit Australian stages in 2012.

December 7, 2011
Lucinda Williams, SXSW 2011 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lucinda Williams Adds Bluesfest Sideshows

Lucinda Williams has announced headline shows in both Melbourne and Sydney around her appearance at the Byron Bay Blues and Roots Festival.

December 7, 2011
Rolling Stones - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
TwitBits: Rolling Stones, RZA, Trivium, Steve Aoki And More

The Rolling Stones pay tribute, the RZA challenges Jay-Z to a chess game, Trivium go track-by-track, Steve Aoki endorses Gorilla Biscuits and heaps more.

December 7, 2011
Nirvana For Christmas No 1
Nirvana Teen Spirit Targets Number One For Christmas

Nirvana could have a number one hit in England for Christmas with the 20-year old classic ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’.

December 7, 2011
Ronnie Wood with Paul McCartney at O2 London. photo from
Ronnie Wood Joins Paul McCartney On Stage In London

Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood has completed his babysitting duties in Sydney and is back in London where he joined Paul McCartney on stage.

December 7, 2011
Steve Kilbey Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Church Head Out For Classic Album Tour At Christmas

Indie pop legends The Church kick off their Christmas tour, playing three classic albums in full around the country.

December 6, 2011
The Herd
The Herd Reveal New Video And Plan National Tour

Australia’s finest hip-hop collective The Herd drop a new video and plan a unique national tour.

December 6, 2011
Johnny Marr - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Johnny Marr Banned From Driving

Former Smiths, Modest Mouse and Cribs guitarist Johnny Marr has been banned from driving over speeding offences.

December 6, 2011
Lou Reed and Metallica
Darren Aronofsky Delivers Lou Reed And Metallica Video Clip

The Black Swan director has shot a clip for the first single from the Lou Reed and Metallica collaboration.

December 6, 2011
Michael Jackson Immortal
Michael Jackson Immortal Debuts In Las Vegas

Cirque du Soliel’s latest show ‘Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour’ has debuted in Las Vegas.

December 6, 2011
Yusuf Islam - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Yusuf Islam’s New Musical To Debut In Melbourne

Yusuf Islam, AKA Cat Stevens, plans the world premiere of his new Moonshadow musical in Melbourne.

December 6, 2011