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Dum Dum Girls
Dum Dum Girls Book Sideshows For Australia

Vampy Californian indie pop sensation Dum Dum Girls book sideshows for the New Year.

October 12, 2011
Adele images photo
Adele Tops American Music Awards Nominations

Adele has scored big with four AMA nominations, followed by Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Rihanna.

October 12, 2011
Elton John. image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Plays 3000th Show

Elton John played his 3,000th show on Saturday night at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace during the current run of his show The Million Dollar Piano.

October 12, 2011
Dolly Parton
What Contest Did Dolly Parton Lose? Win Tickets To Her Show

Dolly Parton once went to a Gay Bar in Los Angeles and entered a contest. Who did she dress up as and lose?

October 12, 2011
Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson
Aesop Rock And Kimya Dawson Add More Special Guests

Indie rap king Aesop Rock and anti-folk hero Kimya Dawson add more guests to their extra-special Australian shows this week.

October 12, 2011
Boy & Bear
Gotye, Boy & Bear, Drapht Grab Seven ARIA Nominations

Gotye, Boy & Bear and Drapht have picked up seven nominations each for the 2011 ARIA Awards.

October 12, 2011
Scott McCreery Clear As Day
American Idol Scott McCreery To Top US Chart

18-year old country singer and 2011 American Idol winner Scott McCreery will debut atop the US album chart later this week.

October 12, 2011
Village Sounds
Village Sounds and The Atlas Agency merge

Village Sounds and The Atlas Agency, two of Australia’s biggest music agencies, have merged. The combined company will be known as Village Sounds.

October 12, 2011
Lanie Lane, Noise11, Photo
Lanie Lane Heads Up This Week’s New Releases

Hyped retro sylph Lanie Lane from Sydney kicks off an interesting week for new releases.

October 11, 2011
David Johansen, New York Dolls - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
70s New York Dolls Footage Coming On DVD

New York Dolls will release a DVD of footage shot in the 70s by rock photographer Bob Gruen and his wife Nadya.

October 11, 2011
John Farnham, music news,
John Farnham Sydney Shows Rescheduled

John Farnham’s first two Sydney shows have been rescheduled for later this month.

October 11, 2011
Phoenix, Thomas Mars - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Phoenix Documentary To Air In Europe

A doco of the year after the release of Phoenix’s Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix album will air in Europe this week.

October 11, 2011
Jon Spencer- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jon Spencer Gets Aggressive On New Blues Explosion Music

Jon Spencer has spoken about writing new, aggressive music for his Blues Explosion.

October 11, 2011
Sharon and Neil Finn of Pajama Club
Neil And Sharon Finn’s Pajama Club Release Third Single

Pajama Club, the offshoot band for Neil and Sharon Finn, popped out a third single this week.

October 11, 2011
Chocolate Starfish (l-r Zoran, Adam, Darren)
Benefit For Zoran Romic From Chocolate Starfish Tonight

Tonight (October 11), the Melbourne music community will be coming together for a benefit concert for Chocolate Starfish guitarist Zoran Romic, who is undergoing treatment from non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

October 11, 2011
Kanye West
Kanye West, Russell Simmons Visit Occupy Wall Street Protests

Kanye and rap mogul Russell Simmons have dropped in to check out the Occupy Wall Street protests.

October 11, 2011
Dropbears Return From The 80s

In the mid 80s Dropbears were THE Warner Music Aussie band.

October 11, 2011
Kate Bush, Noise11, Photo
Kate Bush Reveals New Single ‘Wild Man’

Enigmatic pop chanteuse Kate Bush offers up the first single ‘Wild Man’ from her forthcoming album.

October 11, 2011
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton Talks About Her Fans, Win Tickets

Dolly Parton will perform 12 shows across Australia from November 8. and Chugg Entertainment are giving you a chance to win tickets.

October 11, 2011
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bob Odenkirk Announces New Black Keys Album

Cult comedian Bob Oderkirk has appeared in a spoof used car commercial for the next Black Keys album.

October 11, 2011
Adele 21 image photos
Adele 21 Clocks Up 21 Weeks At Number One

Adele ‘21’ has now been on the top of the Australian chart now for 21 weeks.

October 10, 2011
Ozzy Osbourne, Noise11, Photo
Ozzy Says Sabbath Reunion Chances ‘Very Very Strong’

Ozzy Osbourne has said that there’s a “very very strong possibility” that a full Black Sabbath reunion will happen.

October 10, 2011
Powderfinger Stream New Track From Footprints Album

Powderfinger are streaming the new track ‘Empty Space’ from their forthcoming Best Of album.

October 10, 2011
Drake, music news,
Drake Explains Take Care Delay And Offers New Date

Breakout Canadian hip-hop star Drake explains the delay of his second album, Take Care.

October 10, 2011
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
White Stripes, Dead Weather Remixed By Beck, Josh Homme, Mark Lanegan

Third Man announce a monster new pack, featuring remixes by Beck and Josh Homme and Mark Lanegan of QOTSA.

October 10, 2011
Dolly Parton
Watch Dolly Parton Webisode 2, Win Tickets

Chugg Entertainment are bringing Dolly Parton to Australia and before her coveted journey, are giving you some pre-tour entertainment with the Dolly Parton webisodes.

October 10, 2011
Seth MacFarlane Music Is Better Than Words
Seth MacFarlane Has A Jazz Hit

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane has the no.2 album on the Billboard Jazz Chart this week … seriously.

October 10, 2011
Mikey Welsh of Weezer
Former Weezer Bassist Mikey Welsh Found Dead

Former Weezer bassist Mikey Welsh has been found dead in a Chicago hotel room.

October 10, 2011
Adele images photo
Adele Holds Off 360, Kernaghan And Farnham On The Chart

Neither rapper 360, country superstar Lee Kernaghan, nor John Farnham can knock Adele off the top of this week’s chart.

October 10, 2011
Jessie J
Jessie J, Fatboy Slim For Future Music Festival – Line-up Announced

Jessie J and Fatboy Slim will head to Australia for the Future Music Festival in 2012.

October 9, 2011