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Rolling Stones Some Girls
The Rolling Stones To Release New Single On Vinyl

The Rolling Stones ‘No Spare Parts’ will be released as a limited edition 7” vinyl single.

October 31, 2011
Vampire Weekend - photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Bieber, Vampire Weekend, Bruno Mars, Tommy Lee And More

Bieber retweets Aziz Ansari, Vampire Weekend become a Halloween costume, Bruno Mars is in a strip club, Tommy Lee’s in Vegas, and heaps more.

October 31, 2011
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Adele Throat Cancer Rumours Hit Twitter

News sites have been reporting online rumours that Adele’s throat surgery may be due to cancer.

October 31, 2011
Kylie Minogue. image by Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles To Be Inducted Into ARIA Hall of Fame

ARIA will induct Kylie Minogue and The Wiggles into the ARIA Hall of Fame at the 2011 ARIA Awards on November 27.

October 31, 2011
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Kings Of Leon Slam Qantas Before Australian Tour

Kings Of Leon drummer Nathan Followill has ripped into Qantas over the shutdown just before their Oz tour.

October 31, 2011
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Coldplay Trumps Adele On This Week’s Chart

Joy of joys, Coldplay’s new album knocks Adele off the top in this week’s ARIA Chart wrap.

October 31, 2011
Queen, Noise11, Photo
Is The New Queen Singer Freddie Mercury?

20 years after his death Freddie Mercury may be returning to his old job as lead singer of Queen.

October 30, 2011
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
Peter Gabriel Hints At Genesis Reunion

Peter Gabriel says that all it would take to put Genesis back together is a “large brown envelope”.

October 30, 2011
Mike Judge's Beavis and Butthead
Beavis and Butthead Are Back

Beavis and Butthead have returned to the television screen after 13 years and the new audience loves it.

October 29, 2011
Rolling Stones Some Girls
More Info On Rolling Stones Some Girls Reissue

The Rolling Stones will release Some Girls: Deluxe Edition on November 21 via Universal Republic. Included is a remastered version of the original album on the first disc and twelve vintage unreleased tracks.

October 29, 2011
After R.E.M. Michael Stipe Won’t Go Solo

It is unlikely Michael Stipe will ever start a solo career despite the recent break-up of R.E.M..

October 29, 2011
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Reinvents Past Hits As Country

Lionel Richie has re-recorded his old hits as country songs.

October 29, 2011
Meat Loaf - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Meat Loaf Falls Ill, Postpones New Zealand Show

Meat Loaf fans in New Zealand were left without a Meat Loaf show minutes before doors were due to open last night when the singer fell ill.

October 29, 2011
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T.I. Pairs With Pharrell, Cee-Lo, Akon And More

Atlanta rapper T.I. talks collaborations with Pharrell, Cee-Lo, Akon and plenty more.

October 28, 2011
Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Damon Albarn, Flea, Tony Allen Offer Rocketjuice And The Moon

Damon Albarn, Flea and Tony Allen have a name for their new collaborative album: Rocketjuice And The Moon.

October 28, 2011
Georgia Fair - Photo By Ros OGorman
Sydney Folk Duo Georgia Fair Book Melbourne Launch

Hyped Sydney neo-folk act Georgia Fair have organised an intimate Melbourne album launch.

October 28, 2011
One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful
Aussie Fans Go Nuts For UK Boyband One Direction

Brit boyband One Direction released their debut single in Australia today, and the kids are already going bananas.

October 28, 2011
Steve Winwood - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Steve Winwood, Melbourne, October 29, 2011

Steve Winwood must have been absent from Australia for about 16 years. He would have been in his late 40s last time he was here. Now he is in his early 60s.

October 28, 2011
Steely Dan - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Steely Dan, Melbourne, October 27, 2011

When Steely Dan last toured Australia in 2007 the show was technically perfect but musical dull. They played like high paid session musicians, a great sound but no passion. Last night when they played Melbourne again on their second Australia tour they were brilliant.

October 28, 2011
Tool - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Maynard James Keenan Discusses Next Tool Album

Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has spoken about the process for a new album.

October 28, 2011
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Madonna Drafts Nicki Minaj And M.I.A. For First Single

Rumours abound that the Material Girl’s first single from her new album will feature M.I.A. and Nicki Minaj.

October 28, 2011
Lil Wayne, Noise11, photo, music news,
TwitBits: Example, Weird Al, Tom Morello, Lil Wayne And More

Example corrects Diplo, Weird Al mocks HuffPo, Tom Morello provokes Oakland Police, Lil Wayne scares everyone, and heaps more.

October 28, 2011
'Straight To You' tribute concert
Nick Cave Tribute Concert Details Revealed

Adalita, Lanie Lane, Urthboy and more confirm their songs for the Nick Cave tribute concert Straight To You.

October 28, 2011
Justin Bieber Under the Mistletoe
Bieber Brings The Festive Joy For This Week’s New Releases

Justin Bieber kicks off another, significantly Christmassy, week of new releases.

October 28, 2011
Gene Simmons, Kiss. photo by Tim Cashmere
Kiss To Release New Album In 2012

Kiss are currently working on a new studio album to be called ‘Monster’ and released in 2012.

October 27, 2011
Amy Lehpamer (Sherrie) and Justin Burford (Drew), Rock Of Ages - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Sydney Bones Rock of Ages

The Rock Of Ages musical has been dropped for Sydney due to poor ticket sales.

October 27, 2011
Jim Ladd, formerly of KLOS
KLOS Los Angeles Fires The Last DJ Jim Ladd

Legendary DJ Jim Ladd, the subject of Tom Petty’s ‘The Last DJ’, has been dumped by Los Angeles radio station KLOS.

October 27, 2011
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Claims Kanye West And Drake For Next Album

Justin Bieber will be working with Kanye and Drake on new music, and Tyler The Creator wants in as well.

October 27, 2011
Midnight Juggernauts - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Midnight Juggernauts To Soundtrack Retro Filmreels

Melbourne psych-dance group Midnight Juggernauts will perform a score to classic UK filmreels at ACMI.

October 27, 2011
Foster The People. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Simple Plan, Foster The People, The Hives, Muscles And More

Simple Plan beg for a million, Foster The People are bushed, The Hives promise new videos, Muscles rehearses Nick Cave, and heaps more.

October 27, 2011