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Engelbert Humperdinck To Appear On Later With Jools Holland

Engelbert Humperdinck will one of of Jools Holland’s special guests for the season return of ‘Later With Jools Holland next week.

April 8, 2014
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The Black Sorrows 17th Album Marks Joe Camilleri’s 50th Year In The Biz

The Black Sorrows have just released their 17th album in the year marking Joe Camilleri’s 50 years in show business.

April 8, 2014
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Andy Summers Becomes Part Of Circa Zero

Andy Summers, the guitarist for The Police and before that a one-time member of The Animals, has a new band called Circa Zero.

April 8, 2014
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Chrissie Hynde Dark Sunglasses VIDEO EXCLUSIVE

Chrissie Hynde is showcasing the good people of Austin, Texas in the first video from her upcoming ‘Stockholm’ album.

April 8, 2014
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BB King Shocks St Louis Fans With Abysmal Performance

B.B. King played a show Friday night at the Peabody Opera House in St. Louis and all of the reviews point to a very strange evening.

April 8, 2014
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Bruce Springsteen Covers Van Halen Jump In Dallas

Bruce Springsteen is continuing his somewhat new tradition of performing “out of the box” covers at his shows. The Boss opened his Dallas show in Sunday with Van Halen’s ‘Jump’.

April 8, 2014
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Bob Geldof Issues Statement Following Death Of Daughter Peaches

Sir Bob Geldof says his family is 'beyond pain' in the wake of the death of his daughter, Peaches Geldof.

April 8, 2014
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Peaches Geldof Dead At 25

We can confirm that British journalist, television presenter and model Peaches Geldof has been found dead at her home.

April 8, 2014
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Jesse Winchester Family Confirms Jesse Has Not Died

Jesse Winchester has not passed away as reported earlier his family confirms.

April 8, 2014
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James Blunt To Play Midnight Show In Sydney

James Blunt is planning a special midnight performance for Sydney on his upcoming Australia tour.

April 7, 2014
Bonjah To Head To Europe

Melbourne based Bonjah well perform across Europe in May to showcase their news album ‘Beautiful Wild’.

April 7, 2014
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Courtney Love Backpeddles On Hole Reunion

Courtney Love may have opened her Hole a little too early. It now appears her Celebrity Skin era band on the 90s is not reforming after all.

April 7, 2014
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Robert Hughes Found Guilty Of Child Sex Charges

Robert Hughes, best known in Australia as the star of Hey Dad and internationally as the radio DJ in Abba: The Movie has been found guilty on nine of the 11 child sex charges against him.

April 7, 2014
Jesse Winchester
Jesse Winchester’s Health Failing, Family Called To His Side

Reports that Jesse Winchester has passed away after a battle with cancer were premature but the health of the songwriter is fading.

April 7, 2014
Mickey Rooney
Mickey Rooney Dead At 93

Mickey Rooney, one of the greatest movie stars of all-time, has died at the age of 93.

April 7, 2014
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John Waters Schedules Week Long Melbourne Glass Onion Residency

John Waters’ musical John Lennon biography will play a one-week residency in Melbourne in June.

April 7, 2014
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Boz Scaggs The Accidental Winemaker INTERVIEW

Boz Scaggs has been quietly evolving from musician to wine-maker over the years after moving to the Napa Valley in the mid-1990s and becoming an accidental grapevine grower.

April 7, 2014
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Ed Sheeran Confirms x Marks The Spot for Next Album

Ed Sheeran will follow-up his platinum ‘+’ album with ‘x’ in June.

April 7, 2014
Frankie Knuckles
Frankie Knuckles Debuts In Death In UK

Frankie Knuckles ‘Your Love’ has debuted at no. 29 in the UK following the death of the legendary House founder last week.

April 7, 2014
John Butler Trio
John Butler Trio Play Melbourne REVIEW INTERVIEW

Kicking off their first extensive Australian tour in 4 years, The John Butler Trio were welcomed to a crowd of controlled fans as they stepped on stage to embark on their first Melbourne show of the “Flesh & Blood” tour.

April 6, 2014
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Madonna $2545 Bra Stolen

Madonna’s bra, worth $2545, has been stolen from a photo shoot in New York.

April 6, 2014
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Bette Midler Reveals How Pandora Screws With Artists Income

Bette Midler is the latest artist to accuse streaming services Spotify and Pandora of ripping off artists.

April 6, 2014
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Pete Townshend To Debut New Song In TV Show

Pete Townshend's song from The Who became the themes for three CSI shows and now he is going to debut an original show in the new show The Americans.

April 6, 2014
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Dueling Banjos Composer Arthur ‘Guitar Boogie’ Smith Dead At 93

Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith, the multi-instrumental country musician who wrote the song that would become Dueling Banjos, died at his home on Thursday at the age of 93.

April 6, 2014
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Johnny Rotten, Brandon Boyd Of Incubus Joins Jesus Christ Superstar US Cast

John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols and Public Image, Ltd. is taking on a new career role as King Herod in the touring company of Jesus Christ Superstar.

April 6, 2014
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INXS Back With No 1 Album In Australia

INXS maintain a sixth non-consecutive week at No.1 on the ARIA Albums chart with their compilation set “The Very Best of”, which is helped by the recent release of the TV mini-series on DVD and Blu-Ray.

April 5, 2014
Pharrell Williams Happy Returns As Australia’s No 1 Song

Returning for a twelfth week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart is “Happy” by Pharrell Williams, which now becomes the equal longest running No.1 this century alongside Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” (Dec. 2002).

April 5, 2014
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St Kilda Gets Happy With Local Pharrell Video

The City of Port Phillip’s acting mayor Serge Thomann has made the local residents ‘Happy’ with their own version of the Pharrell Williams ‘Happy’ video.

April 5, 2014
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Robert Smith Rants About Guardian Reviewer

Robert Smith really doesn't like the writing of Guardian Critic Caroline Sullivan.

April 5, 2014
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Eric Clapton Makes Band Changes

Eric Clapton has announced a few changes to his band for shows in the U.S., U.K. and Europe.

April 5, 2014