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Coldplay, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay, Michael Jackson Lead Weeks New Releases

Michael Jackson and Coldplay lead this week's new releases with Deep Purple, Oasis and Roy Orbison reissues thrown in for good measure.

May 15, 2014
Michael Jackson Xscape
Michael Jackson Xscape Features Bizarre Song About Child Abuse

Michael Jackson’s Xscape album features the track ‘Do You Know Where The Children Are’ about child abuse.

May 15, 2014
Lindy Morrison
Lindy Morrison To Receive APRA Ted Albert Award

Lindy Morrison will be presented with the 2014 Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music at the APRA Music Awards in Brisbane on June 23rd.

May 15, 2014
Marcus Hook Roll Band
Angus And Malcolm Young Early Years As Marcus Hook Roll Band Coming June

Before AC/DC Malcolm and Angus Young were part of the Marcus Hook Roll Band with their brother George Young and Harry Vanda of The Easybeats.

May 15, 2014
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Neil Young Preps Archives II For 2015 Release

Neil Young has confirmed that the second volume of his Archives will be released in 2015, six years after volume 1.

May 15, 2014
Roxette's Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle entertain fans at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Roxette Announce Australian Tour Including A Day On The Green

Roxette will return to Australia for shows in February 2015 and perform some dates for A Day On The Green as well.

May 15, 2014
Wayne Kramer
MC5’s Wayne Kramer Kicks Out The Jazz MFs

Wayne Kramer has a hit record on the jazz charts. The MC5 punk legend has smoothed out his sound for ‘Lexington’ and scored a no. 6 debut on the jazz chart in the USA.

May 15, 2014
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Nick Cave Performs Daisy Bell LISTEN

Nick Cave is one of many artists who have recorded 'Daisy Bell'.

May 14, 2014
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Damon Albarn – Mr Tembo WATCH THE VIDEO

Damon Albarn has debuted his 'Mr Tembo' video.

May 14, 2014
Justin Bieber, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Bieber Quiet On Robbery Claims

Justin Bieber has tweeted about a sports game amid attempted robbery allegations.

May 14, 2014
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Makes Good With Sister-In-Law

Jay-Z and Solange Knowles were supposedly spotted shopping for jewellery together.

May 14, 2014
Commit to Community Radio
Community Radio Dodges Budget Bullet

Australian community radio stations have been spared the vicious budget cuts that affected youth, pensioners and unemployed in the Australian Government’s federal budget overnight.

May 14, 2014
Michael Jackson Xscape
Black Keys, Michael Jackson Fight It Out For No 1 Album MIDWEEK SALES

After debuting at No.1 this week with their second ARIA chart-topping single, Justice Crew should retain the top spot this coming weekend with “Que Sera”.

May 14, 2014
Dead Daisies, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Dead Daisies To Tour USA With Bad Company And Lynyrd Skynyrd

The Dead Daisies will head to the USA in July for dates with Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd.

May 14, 2014
The Doors Weird Scenes Inside The Gold Mine
The Doors Weird Scenes Inside The Goldmine To Be Reissued

The Doors classic compilation ‘Weird Scenes Inside The Gold Mine’ is to be released on CD for the very first time.

May 14, 2014
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Salute Ozzy Osbourne

Metallica performed an acoustic set honouring Ozzy Osbourne this week.

May 14, 2014
Sepultura Return To Oz In October

Sepultura will be back for shows in Australia and New Zealand in October.

May 14, 2014
Daryl Hall and Darius Rucker
Darius Rucker Joins Daryl Hall For Live From Daryl’s House

Hootie & The Blowfish’s Darius Rucker will join Daryl Hall for the 68th edition of Daryl’s online show Live From Daryl's House.

May 14, 2014
SOHN Australian Dates Announced

Christine Taylor, aka SOHN, will perform two shows in Australia in June.

May 14, 2014
Shelley Segal
Shelley Segal Returns To Australia

Melbourne singer songwriter Shelley Segal has returned to Australia ahead of her third album ‘An Easy Escape’.

May 14, 2014
Bob Dylan Shadows In The Night
Bob Dylan Covers Frank Sinatra

Bob Dylan is apparently working on an album of Frank Sinatra covers and has teased fans with the release of one song on his official website.

May 14, 2014
Emerson Lake Palmer Brain Salad Surgery
H.R. Giger Dead At 74

Artist H.R. Giger, the iconic sci-fi and fantasy artist who created the world of the Alien movie series and a number of iconic album covers including Emerson Lake & Parmer and Debbie Harry, has died from injuries of a fall at the age of 74.

May 14, 2014
Neil Young A Letter Home
Jack White Presses Neil Young Record Live On Television

Jack White and Neil Young made recording history on television on Monday night when Jack pressed the live Neil Young performance on vinyl before the studio audience.

May 13, 2014
Jim Keays - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jim Keays To Headline Masters Of Rock For Myeloma Foundation

The Masters Apprentices legend Jim Keays will headline the next Masters of Rock concert with proceeds going to the Myeloma Foundation of Australia.

May 13, 2014
Beyond Love Within
Tina Turner Becomes Part Of Spiritual Supergroup

Tina Turner is part of the spiritual supergroup Beyond, performing Hindu prayers and traditional Indian music with Swiss soprano Regula Curti, Swiss Tibetan singer Dechen Shak-Dagsay and classical Indian singer Sawani Shende-Sathaye.

May 13, 2014
Casey Kasem
Casey Kasem Missing

Casey Kasem is missing, at least to everyone in his life except, possibly, his wife, Jean.

May 13, 2014
Jack White Lazaretto
Jack White Lazaretto Will Play From The Inside Out

Jack White is doing something different with his new album ‘Lazaretto’. The vinyl edition of the album will play from the inside out.

May 13, 2014
Jewel To Record Pieces Of Me Sequel

Jewel is creating a companion record to her debut album 'Oieces of Me'.

May 13, 2014
Kid Ink
Kid Ink Sets Australian Tour Dates

LA Rapper Kid Ink will perform in Australian in August.

May 13, 2014
Ben Lee photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ben Lee, Clare Bowditch To Play Hobart’s Festival Of Voices

Ben Lee and Clare Bowditch are two of the acts named to perform during Hobart’s 10-day Festival Of Voices.

May 13, 2014