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The Sword Scale Back With Acoustic Album

Austin’s The Sword have recorded a companion album to 2015’s ‘High Country’. The new album is acoustic versions of songs from ‘High Country’ they call ‘Low Country’.

August 12, 2016
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Boy & Bear Plan Major Australian Regional Tour

After a year of touring the world, Boy & Bear have planned a major tour of regional Australia for November and December.

August 12, 2016
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Mi-Sex Set Date For First Album In 33 Years

Mi-Sex will release ‘Not From Here’ in September, the first album for the band in 33 years.

August 12, 2016
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Green Day ‘Bang Bang’ Is About America’s Insane Gun Laws

Billie Joe Armstrong says he wrote the new Green Day song about America’s insane pre-occupation with guns and the greater violence the world has recently been experiencing.

August 12, 2016
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Passenger Leaks His Own Australian Dates For January

Passenger has let slipped his Australian tour dates for 2017 and New Zealand fans have a few as well.

August 12, 2016
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Pure Gold Live Is A Christmas Gift For Sydney

Pure Gold Live is lined up to give Sydney a Rockin’ Christmas 2016.

August 12, 2016
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Jack White To Release Acoustic Tracks From His Archives

Jack White has an album of acoustic recordings on the way including an unreleased White Stripes song.

August 12, 2016
Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Barack Obama Is Jamming To Courtney Barnett

US President Barack Obama has been loading up the music for summer and Australia’s Courtney Barnett has made his playlist.

August 12, 2016
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Noise11 Has The Official Ronnie James Dio Wacken Video Here

Ronnie James Dio performed at Germany’s Wacken Festival last weekend. Eyelusion, the entertainment company behind the Dio hologram, has made the official video of the performance available to Noise11 for you.

August 12, 2016
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Green Day Release New Song ‘Bang Bang’ And Christen Album Revolution Radio

Green Day have released their new song ‘Bang Bang’ and announced the new album will be called ‘Revolution Radio’.

August 12, 2016
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Glenn Hughes Kicks Off Solo Tour In Maryland

Glenn Hughes has been part of a number of different bands and projects over his 48 years as a recording artist and, with his new solo tour, he brings music from four of those bands along with his own solo work to his fans.

August 12, 2016
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New Music Releases 12 August 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include: The Amity Affliction, Celtic Thunder, DJ Khaled (phys), Dylan Scott, Young the Giant, Rae Sremmund, Justin Moore and the Pete's Dragon remake soundtrack as well as the new Green Day song 'Bang Bang'.

August 12, 2016
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Johnny Cash Named Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Music Master

For all those that say half the artists in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame don't belong there because they aren't "rock", just take a look at this year's Music Master.

August 11, 2016
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Belle And Sebastian Release ‘Olympic Village 6AM’

Belle and Sebastian have released a new Olympics flavoured track ‘Olympic Village 6AM’.

August 11, 2016
Ministry of Sound
Ministry of Sound Sold To Sony

Dance label Ministry of Sound has been sold to Sony Music UK.

August 11, 2016
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Tony Iommi Says His Cancer Is In Remission

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi says that his cancer is finally in remission.

August 11, 2016
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Icehouse To Mark 40th Anniversary Throughout 2017

2017 will mark the 40th anniversary since Iva Davis formed Icehouse originally as Flowers in Sydney.

August 11, 2016
B-52s and Simple Minds To Play A Day On The Green

While teaming up B-52s and Simple Minds for A Day On The Green is a great idea adding Machinations and Models will make it a day to remember for a long, long time.

August 11, 2016
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Meredith 2016 Offers Old New Borrowed And Blues

Meredith has offered yet another diverse line-up for 2016 mixing the new with the old, some borrowed, some blues.

August 11, 2016
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Little Sea To Loop Fans Via In Twitter

Sydney’s Little Sea have teamed with Twitter to perform live for whatever device you may be viewing this in.

August 11, 2016
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McCartney Talks Yoko

The Beatles felt threatened when Yoko Ono joined John Lennon for recording sessions, according to Paul McCartney.

August 11, 2016
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Gregg Allman Condition Still Unknown

The story on Gregg Allman heading home from the hospital after being treated for an unknown illness that caused him to cancel his tour dates through mid-October has been disputed by his family.

August 11, 2016
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New Order Launch Their Own Beer

New Order have launched their own beer brand ‘Stray Dog’.

August 10, 2016
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The Osbournes Become Disney Characters

The Osbournes have recreated Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in Disney’s TV series ‘The 7D’.

August 10, 2016
Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Temple Of The Dog Open To Make A Second Album

Chris Cornell says a second Temple of the Dog album is indeed a possibility.

August 10, 2016
R.I.P. Padraig Duggan of Clannad Dies Aged 67

Padraig Duggan, a founding member of Celtic group Clannad, has died at the age of 67.

August 10, 2016
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Phil Collins To Perform At US Open

Phil Collins will picks up sticks for a performance at the US Open later this month.

August 10, 2016
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Marvin Gaye Estate Sues Ed Sheeran Over ‘Thinking Out Loud’

The estate of the late Ed Townsend have sued Ed Sheeran over her massive hit Thinking Out Loud, claiming that parts were stolen from the song Let's Get It On, co-written by Townsend and Gaye.

August 10, 2016
Cate Blanchett in Massive Attack The Spoils
Watch Cate Blanchett In New Massive Attack Video The Spoils

Melbourne’s Oscar winning actor Cate Blanchett is the star on the new Massive Attack video ‘The Spoils’.

August 10, 2016
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Cat Stevens To Play NYC For First Time Since 1976

Cat Stevens (Yusuf Islam) will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the singer's first hit, I Love My Dog.

August 10, 2016