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Second Deni Blues & Roots Festival Tickets Go On Sale

Tickets for the second Deni Blues & Roots Festival went on sale today.

October 21, 2013
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The Hoodoo Gurus, The Visitors To Play For Ron Asheton

The Hoodoo Gurus and The Visitors will perform for a show to honour the late Ron Asheton in Sydney in December.

October 21, 2013
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Matt Corby Song Features In The Blacklist

A Matt Corby song was used in the new James Spader drama ‘The Blacklist’ this week.

October 21, 2013
Paul McCartney New, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Fails To Crack Australian Top 20

Paul McCartney’s new album ‘New’ has failed to make the Top 20 in Australia this week despite high profile global publicity from the former Beatle.

October 21, 2013
Tool, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
A Perfect Circle To Release Greatest Hits Collection

Featuring their first original recording in a decade, A Perfect Circle have announced the release of greatest hits collection ‘Three Sixty’.

October 21, 2013
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Eminem To Bring Rapture Tour To Australia

Paul Dainty will tour Eminem back in Australia in February.

October 21, 2013
Dave Stewart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Stewart Releases More Lyric Videos From Lucky Numbers

Dave Stewart has released new lyric videos for ‘What Is Wrong With Me’, one of three songs featuring Australia’s Vanessa Amorosi on his new ‘Lucky Numbers’ video as well as the song Satellite’.

October 20, 2013
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton And Her Bus 2014 Australian Dates Announced

Dolly Parton will return to Australia in 2014 and we wonder if her tour bus is coming with her again.

October 20, 2013
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Woodford Folk Festival First Announcement With Beth Orton, Matt Corby, Tim Finn

America’s Beth Orton, New Zealand’s Tim Finn and Australia’s Matt Corby lead the first artist announcement for Woodford Folk Festival over the New Years holidays.

October 20, 2013
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: Pearl Jam Tops Australian Album Chart

The tenth studio album for Pearl Jam entitled “Lightning Bolt” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart and becomes the groups eighth No.1 album in Australia.

October 19, 2013
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ARIA Singles: Katy Perry Stays At No 1

Katy Perry holds for an eighth week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with “Roar” (now 5x Platinum).

October 19, 2013
John Oates of Hall & Oates
Hall And Oates Song Used As Theme Song To New HBO Show

Daryl Hall and John Oates have lent their 1975 recording of ‘Alone Too Long’ to new Stephen Merchant Comedy, ‘Hello Ladies’.

October 19, 2013
Protest The Hero - Volition
Lyric Video For New Protest The Hero Single Released

Protest The Hero have released a lyric video for their new single ‘A Life Embossed’ from their forthcoming album ‘Volition’.

October 19, 2013
Vans Warped Tour Australia
Millencolin Among Vans Warped Tour Australia Second Announcement

Another round of acts have been announced for the Van Warped Tour Australia including Millencolin, Amity Affliction and Reel Big Fish.

October 18, 2013
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Cosmic Psychos To Play Final Show For 2013

Local punk legends Cosmic Psychos reveal they will play their final Melbourne show for 2013, in support of their ‘Blokes You Can Trust’ DVD.

October 18, 2013
Eli 'Paperboy' Reed
Eli “Paperboy” Reed To Curate Brooklyn’s ‘Nights Like This’

Eli “Paperboy” Reed will curate and perform at Brooklyn’s Union Pool for ‘Nights Like This’ in November.

October 18, 2013
Lorde, Ian Laidlaw, Photo
The RIAA Announce Digital Single Award Winners

Lana Del Rey, Lorde and George Strait among first-time winners of the Recording Industry Association of America’s (RIAA) newest digital downloads tally.

October 18, 2013
Of Mice And Men
Of Mice And Men Head Back In The Studio

Of Mice And Men are busy on their third studio album, the follow up to 2011’s ‘The Flood’.

October 18, 2013
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The Animals Mickie Most Years Boxed Up For Release

For the first time ever, the music of the Animals is being assembled into a box set with The Mickie Most Years and More, out November 26 on Real Gone Music.

October 18, 2013
Roger Taylor and Brian May photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Queen Make Appearance At We Will Rock You Launch

We Will Rock You stage show creators Ben Elton, Brian May and Roger Taylor of Queen were in Baltimore on Tuesday for the opening night of their musical which is launching its inaugural North American tour.

October 18, 2013
Ian Brown of The Stone Roses - image By Ros O'Gorman
Shane Meadows Shows Us The Stone Roses Are ‘Made Of Stone’

‘This is England’ director, Shane Meadows, gives us a never-before-seen insight into the Stone Roses.

October 18, 2013
Mama Kin at
Mama Kin To Play Mullum Music Festival

ARIA nominee, Mama Kin, will perform a special show created exclusively for the Mullum Music Festival.

October 18, 2013
Spice Girls images photo
A Spice Kids Album Could Be On The Cards

Mel B has said that a pop-group featuring the children of Spice Girls members could actually happen.

October 18, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
The Lion King To Become The First Broadway Show To Hit $1 Billion

It's been almost twenty years since Elton John and Tim Rice wrote the music for Disney's The Lion King, now the stage show is about to hit $1 billion.

October 18, 2013
Cold Chisel - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Cold Chisel To Release Series of Live Albums

Cold Chisel will start to release a series of live albums in November beginning with ‘The Live Tapes Vol 1, Hordern Pavilion, April 18, 2012’.

October 18, 2013
Sammy Hagar photo by Randee St Nicholas, Noise11, Photo
New Releases For W/C October 18, 2013

New Releases for week commencing Friday 18th October, 2013 (unless otherwise noted below)

October 18, 2013
The Breeders
ATP Release The Bats Announces Set Times

Held at both the Palais and the Prince Bandroom, Melbourne's Sold Out Release The Bats event has just announced its playing times.

October 17, 2013
John Stirratt, Wilco, Noise11, Photo
Wilco Side Project The Autumn Defense Amongst First SXSW Announcements

One-third of Wilco, John Stirrat and Patrick Sansone, will play SXSW with their side project The Autumn Defense.

October 17, 2013
Simple Plan at
Simple Plan Will Perform A One-Off Show In Perth

Simple Plan will play Perth's Challenge Stadium in December with special guest Tonight Alive!

October 17, 2013
Van Halen, Noise11, photo
Van Halen Sues Ex-Wife Van Halen

Alex and Kelly Van Halen divorced over 20 years ago, yet Kelly has kept Van Halen as her surname. Now the company that controls the group's name is suing her for trademark infringement.

October 17, 2013