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Leo Sayer Coming Home For Christmas
Listen To Leo Sayer’s New Christmas Song ‘Coming Home For Christmas’

Leo Sayer has recorded a brand new song for Christmas about the troops stationed overseas during the break.

December 12, 2011
Amy Winehouse Lioness Hidden Treasures
Amy Winehouse Debuts At No. 1 In England

Death has turned out to be a great promotional campaign Amy Winehouse whose ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures” debuted at no. 1 in the UK today.

December 12, 2011
Primal Scream and MC5 - Black To Comm
Primal Scream And MC5 Release Live Collaboration

Primal Scream and MC5’s 2008 team up at London’s Meltdown Festival finally hits DVD.

December 12, 2011
Michael Buble Christmas
Bublé Trumps Black Keys And Winehouse On ARIA Chart

Michael Bublé holds number one while The Black Keys and Amy Winehouse disappoint on this week’s chart.

December 12, 2011
Grinderman - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Announces Grinderman Split

Nick Cave’s Grinderman played their last ever gig last night (December 10, 2011) at the Meredith Festival outside Melbourne.

December 11, 2011
Sunset and Vine
Music Executive John Atterberry In Critical Condition Following Shooting

The condition of music executive John Atterberry is listed as critical after he was shot in the face in a random shooting on Friday.

December 11, 2011
Russell Simmons at Occupy LA
Russell Simmons Visits Occupy LA Then Heads To Sydney

Hip-hop magnate Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam Records, visited the Occupy LA site recently and is now in Sydney for the Global Leadership Forum.

December 11, 2011
Yellow Submarine eBook
The Beatles Release Free Yellow Submarine eBook

The Beatles have released a free eBook version of ‘Yellow Submarine’ through iTunes.

December 11, 2011
Yes And Earth Wind & Fire Pre-Sale Tickets On Sale Monday

Tickets for the Yes and Earth, Wind & Fire sideshow, presented by, will be available tomorrow (Monday, December 12, 2012).

December 11, 2011
Madonna. photo by Kevin Mazur from
Listen To Madonna New Music Masterpiece

Madonna has debuted ‘Masterpiece’, the song she will feature in the forthcoming movie ‘W.E.’.

December 11, 2011
Peter Frampton - Frampton Comes Alive
Peter Frampton To Return To Frampton Comes Alive Venue

Peter Frampton will mark the 35th anniversary of his Frampton Comes Alive album by returning to one of the venues where parts of the album were recorded where he will perform the entire album.

December 10, 2011
Cody Simpson doll
Cody Simpson Is A Doll

Aussie pop heartthrob Cody Simpson has been turned into a doll.

December 10, 2011
Daniel Bee Spears
Willie Nelson Bass Player Dan ‘Bee’ Spears Dies At 62

Dan ‘Bee’ Spears, the bass player for Willie Nelson, has died near Nashville at the age of 62.

December 10, 2011
Tom Jones photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones To Judge The Voice

The U.K. is about to get their own version of the U.S. smash hit The Voice and one of the judges will be none other than Sir Tom Jones.

December 10, 2011
Happy Mondays, Noise11, Photo
Happy Mondays To Reunite

British alternative-rock group The Happy Mondays are going to follow in the footsteps of so many other groups as of the last few years and will reform to tour in 2012.

December 10, 2011
Dick Sims
Longtime Eric Clapton Keyboard Player Dick Sims Dies

Keyboard player Dick Sims, a driving force in Eric Clapton’s band for more than 10 years, has passed away.

December 9, 2011
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
TwitBits: Krist Novoselic, 50 Cent, Kings Of Leon, Robyn And More

Krist Novoselic of Nirvana goes full hippie, 50 Cent hates hipsters, Nathan from Kings Of Leon takes up acting, Robyn has a freaky face, and heaps more.

December 9, 2011
Machine Head
Machine Head Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Modern metal trailblazers Machine Head book Soundwave sideshows with Chimaira, Shadows Fall and Times Of Grace.

December 9, 2011
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Books First Ever Hip-Hop Shows At Canergie Hall

Hip-hop superstar Jay-Z will be the first rapper to perform at Carnegie Hall, and it’s all for charity.

December 9, 2011
Mastodon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mastodon Book Soundwave Sideshows

Metal heroes Mastodon have booked their own Soundwave sideshows with Gojira and Kvelertak.

December 9, 2011
Reece Mastin - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Reece Mastin Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

It’s a slow week, but X Factor winner Reece Mastin will do best with the release of his debut.

December 9, 2011
Lamb Of God
Lamb Of God Announce Their Sidewave Shows

Virginia metallers Lamb Of God have booked two sideshows with In Flames and The Black Dahlia Murder.

December 9, 2011
Marc Martel, Queen Extravaganza Tour
Roger Taylor Announces Queen Extravaganza Band Winners

Queen founder and drummer Roger Taylor has picked the finalists to perform in The Queen Extravaganza Tour.

December 9, 2011
Amy Winehouse
Bookie Backs Amy Winehouse For Christmas Number One

Bookies William Hill make the Amy Winehouse album their 4/7 favourite to take the coveted Christmas number one album spot on the 25th. Her nearest challenger is Michael Buble at 11/8 with Rihanna & One Direction 7/1 shots.

December 9, 2011
The Temper Trap
The Temper Trap Working On Album Two

The Temper Trap have gathered up 19 new songs to take to the studio for album number two.

December 9, 2011
The Afghan Whigs
Afghan Whigs Reform For All Tomorrows Parties

Cincinnati’s Afghan Whigs are getting back together for the first time in 12 years.

December 8, 2011
One Direction
TV Host Defends Her Relationship With One Direction Teen

UK Xtra Factor host Caroline Flack defends her relationship with teenage member of boyband One Direction, Harry Styles.

December 8, 2011
Clarence Clemons
Clarence Clemons Christmas Songs Discovered And Released

The world lost the big man, Clarence Clemons, back in June but they have something new to look forward to in this holiday season. 

December 8, 2011
Guns n Roses. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Guns N’ Roses Grudge May Spoil Hall Of Fame Induction

Gunners drummer Steven Adler worries that Axl Rose’s grudge may ruin their Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction.

December 8, 2011
Ringo Starr 2012
Ringo Starr Preps 17th Solo Record

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

December 8, 2011