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Hawkwind Remake Sonic Attack With Brian Blessed

Space rock originators Hawkwind have re-recorded their classic 'Sonic Attack' featuring Brian Blessed in place of Robert Calvert.

August 31, 2014
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Shake It Off Tops ARIA Singles

Taylor Swift leaps to No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart this week, scoring not only her second chart-topping single in Australia with 'Shake It Off'.

August 30, 2014
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Ariana Grande Debuts At No 1 On ARIA Albums

The second album for US singer Ariana Grande entitled “My Everything” leaps into the ARIA Albums Chart at No.1 this week.

August 30, 2014
Chrissy Amphlett, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Amphlett Lane Chosen For City Of Melbourne

Melbourne will soon have an Amphlett Lane honouring the late Chrissy Amphlett of Divinyls.

August 30, 2014
Avicii, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Avicii To Guest On Wyclef Jean Album

Wyclef Jean is to release his seventh studio album, Clefication with special guest Avicii making an appearance.

August 30, 2014
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Wants Comedy Gig

Kanye West reportedly wants to star in a "laugh out loud comedy".

August 30, 2014
Glenn Cornick Jethro Tull
R.I.P. Glenn Cornick Of Jethro Tull, Dead At 67

Glenn Cornick, the original bassist for Jethro Tull from 1968 to 1970, died in Hilo, Hawaii on Friday August 29 at the age of 67.

August 30, 2014
Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne 2014. Photo Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne, August 30 2014

Adam Lambert is the perfect fill-in for Freddie Mercury. Like Freddie, he is flamboyant pop to Queen’s aggressive rock.

August 30, 2014
The Sports and Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons Get A Make-Over

Classic albums by The Sports and Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons are on the horizon.

August 29, 2014
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett Release Music Video

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are gearing up for the release of their new album, Cheek to Cheek.

August 29, 2014
Billy Idol King and Queens of the Underground
Billy Idol Is Back With Another Album

Billy Idol is jumping back into the public eye in a big way.

August 29, 2014
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Paul McCartney Wings Reissues Delayed

Paul McCartney & Wings albums 'Venus and Mars' and 'Wings at the Speed of Sound' have been delayed by over a month.

August 29, 2014
Stevie Ray Vaughan Epic Collection
Steve Ray Vaughan 12 Disc Set On The Way

Stevie Ray Vaughan's complete output while recording for Epic Records is being compiled in one box set.

August 29, 2014
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ZZ Top Cancel All Upcoming Dates

ZZ Top have cancelled their current US after yesterday announcing it had been suspended.

August 29, 2014
Steve Albini
Steve Albini To Speak At Face The Music

Nirvana recording engineer Steve Albini is heading to Melbourne as keynote speaker for the Face The Music conference.

August 29, 2014
Jimmy Barnes, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Jimmy Barnes Confirms Cold Chisel Album Well On The Way

Cold Chisel will release a brand new album in 2015.

August 29, 2014
Gossling Covers Vance Joy, Everclear

Gossling has released a limited edition EP with covers of songs by Vance Joy and Everclear.

August 29, 2014
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra To Play Trio Of Shows

Kimbra will perform three shows in November to showcase her new album ‘The Golden Echo’.

August 29, 2014
Barry White, Noise11, Photo
Barry White 70th Celebrated With Classic 5CD Box

Soul legend Barry White would be turning 70 on September 12, The music legend died at age 58 in 2003.

August 29, 2014
Angus Young of AC/DC. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Phil Rudd Confirms AC/DC Album Done In 10 Days

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has confirmed that the next AC/DC album is finished and was done in just 10 days. Rudd says the album is “stunning”.

August 29, 2014
Bruce Springsteen Outlaw Pete
Bruce Springsteen Writes Children’s Book

Bruce Springsteen is adding a new vocation to his resume, children's book author.

August 29, 2014
Ace Frehley Space Invader
Ace Frehley Scores First Top 10 Album Ever

Ace Frehley finally has a hit record on the USA.

August 29, 2014
Led Zeppelin IV music news
Led Zeppelin Reveal Trailer For Led Zep IV VIDEO

The Led Zeppelin reissue campaign got off to a remarkable start in June as deluxe editions of Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II, and Led Zeppelin III debuted in the top 10 of the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart.

August 29, 2014
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Jimmy Barnes and Phil Rudd Join Noise11 On iHeartRadio

Australian music icons Jimmy Barnes and Phil Rudd are the special guests at iHeartRadio Music News, powered by this week.

August 29, 2014
Skunkhour To Perform Classic Album Live At Queenscliff Music Festival

Reformed Skunkhour will perform their classic debut album live at the Queenscliff Music Festival in November.

August 28, 2014
The Smith Street Band
The Smith Street Band Set National Dates

The Smith Street Band will return to Australia and will embark on a national tour in November.

August 28, 2014
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The Rolling Stones Announce British India And The Preatures As Supports

British India and The Preatures will join The Rolling Stones on their upcoming Australian tour at Hanging Rock and Hope Estate.

August 28, 2014
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Jimmy Barnes And Kasey Chambers Lead Weeks New Releases

Kasey Chambers, Jimmy Barnes, Maroon 5 and The Vines lead the week's new releases this week.

August 28, 2014
Tim Williams
Suicidal Tendencies Tim ‘Rawbiz’ Williams Dies

Tim ‘Rawbiz’ Williams, bass player for Suicidal Tendencies, has died, the band has announced.

August 28, 2014
The Kinks
Dave Davies Open To Kinks Reunion

Dave Davies has confirmed that he is finally interested in getting back together his brother Ray for a Kinks reunion.

August 28, 2014