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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Early Grammy Award Winners

Macklemore & Ryan have won three Grammy Awards before filming of the televised broadcast goes to air.

January 27, 2014
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Bruce Springsteen Plays First Show Of 2014 In South Africa SETLIST

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band performed at The Bellville Velodrome in Cape Town, South Africa on Sunday, January 27, 2014. It was Springsteen’s first concert of 2014.

January 27, 2014
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Grammy Awards To Acknowledge Australian’s Amphlett, Yunupingu, Bailey, Quill Who Passed In 2013

The Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles today will include a tribute to the music industry people who passed away in the last 12 months including a number of noted Australians.

January 27, 2014
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Grammy Awards 34 Couples To Wed During Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Performance

The Grammy Awards will double as a wedding venue today. 34 couples will wed as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis perform their hit song ‘Same Love’ with Madonna and Queen Latifah.

January 27, 2014
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes Sells Over 11,000 In Australia

Bruce Springsteen ‘High Hopes’ went home to over 11,000 Australians last week but even with those lukewarm figures The Boss easily managed to take the top spot on the Australian album chart from Beyoncé.

January 27, 2014
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Pearl Jam Play Hunters & Collectors At Big Day Out Sydney SETLIST

Pearl Jam put an Australian flavour into their Sydney setlist on Australia Day with a cover of Hunters & Collectors classic ‘Throw Your Arms Around Me’.

January 26, 2014
Kirin J Callinan, AMP Shortlist 2014, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Coopers AMP Shortlist Trimmed Down To Nine

The 9th Coopers AMP has trimmed its list down to the nine albums eligible for the 2014 Australian Music Prize.

January 26, 2014
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Triple J Hottest 100 – Vance Joy Riptide Is No 1 COMPLETE LIST

The Triple J Hottest 100 is over for another year and Vance Joy 'Riptide' is number one.

January 26, 2014
Lemmy of Motorhead. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mötörhead Cancel More Shows As Lemmy’s Health Worsens

The health news continues to be less than good for Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead and they have, once again, caused the band to cancel an upcoming tour.

January 26, 2014
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Carole King Receives MusiCares Person Of The Year Award

Carole King was presented with the MusiCares Person of the Year Award on Friday in Los Angeles with a full night of her music performed from stars from all eras.

January 26, 2014
Colin Hay photo by Ros O'Gorman
Colin Hay Reaches Out To Justin Bieber With Some Friendly Advice

Colin Hay, former lead singer of Men At Work, can identify with Justin Bieber’s fall from grace. He has been there too.

January 26, 2014
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James Reyne, John Schumann, Yunupingu, Mike Chapman Awarded Australia Day Honours

Musicians James Reyne, John Schumann, Michael Chapman and Yunupingu have received Australia Day honours from out-going Governor-General Quentin Bryce.

January 26, 2014
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Justin Bieber Shares “God Is With Us All”

Wayward popstar Justin Bieber has tweeted 'god is with us all'.

January 26, 2014
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Albums: Bruce Springsteen High Hopes Is Number One

The eighteenth studio album for Bruce Springsteen entitled “High Hopes” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, becoming only his third No.1 album in Australia and his first No.1 in almost nineteen years.

January 25, 2014
Pharrell Williams
ARIA Singles: Pharrell Williams Still Happy On Top

For a fourth week, Pharrell Williams is “Happy” at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart, whilst local DJ Joel Fletcher and rapper Savage climb to a new peak of No.2 with “Swing”.

January 25, 2014
Johnny Crash in Sacred Cowboys
Models Drummer Johnny Crash Dies

Johnny Crash, the original drummer for Models, has passed away.

January 25, 2014
Queensryche Head To Court Over Band Name

The legal owner of the Queensryche name is to be decided in court.

January 25, 2014
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UB40 Outraged Over UB40

UB40 are heading for the courts over the band name.

January 25, 2014
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen Reveals Just Like Fire Would Video

Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band (at least the version with Tom Morello instead of Steven Van Zandt), has released a performance video for the track Just Like Fire Would from the new album High Hopes.

January 25, 2014
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Sheryl Crow To Tour With Rascal Flatts

Sheryl Crow continues to build her country credibility by going out on a major tour with headliners Rascal Flatts and support act Gloriana.

January 25, 2014
Goo Goo Dolls
Goo Goo Dolls Go Acoustic For Tour

Goo Goo Dolls will be on the road in April for The Otis Midnight Sessions Tour, a series of acoustic concerts in the eastern half of the country.

January 25, 2014
Madonna at the GLAAD Media Awards, Noise11, Photo
Madonna To Perform At The Grammy Awards

Madonna has been added to the list of performers at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday.

January 25, 2014
Mary J Blige, Noise11, Photo
Mary J. Blige Father Critical After Stabbing

Thomas Blige, the father of singer Mary J. Blige, is in critical condition at a Kalamazoo, MI hospital after being stabbed during a domestic dispute.

January 25, 2014
Engelbert Humperdinck and Smokey Robinson, Noise11, Photo
Smokey Robinson Awarded Music For Life Honor

Smokey Robinson, the Motown songwriting legend, has been awarded the Music For Life Award by NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) during their annual convention, currently going on in Anaheim, CA.

January 25, 2014
Steve Earle at BigSound 2012
Steve Earle, Shawn Colvin Team For Tour

Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle will tour together in March in what is being called Songs and Stories: Together on Stage.

January 25, 2014
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Jeff Lynne Honoured In Hometown Birmingham

Jeff Lynne of the Electric Light Orchestra has been given a hometown honour by the City of Birmingham.

January 25, 2014
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Justin Bieber Compares Himself To Michael Jackson

Deluded popstar Justin Bieber has compared himself to Michael Jackson when in reality he is the new Leif Garrett.

January 25, 2014
Pearl Jam, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pearl Jam, Big Day Out Melbourne, January 24, 2014 SETLIST

I am consistently stunned how great Pearl Jam are as a live band.

January 25, 2014
Kylie Kiss Me Once
Kylie Minogue Album Titled Kiss Me Once

Kylie Minogue has revealed her new album will be titled ‘Kiss Me Once’.

January 24, 2014
Josh Hisle
Josh Hisle Working On From War To Wisdom Documentary

Josh Hisle, singer songwriter and former U.S. Marine, will tell the unspoken story about soldiers at war in his new film ‘From War To Wisdom’.

January 24, 2014