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Nicki Minaj photo by Gerry Nicholls
Nicki Minaj Believes She Would Beat Mariah Carey In A Sing-Off By Baring Her Breasts

Nicki Minaj believes baring her breasts would secure the win should she have a sing-off with Mariah Carey.

February 28, 2013
The Turtles, Noise11, Photo
Turtles’ Howard Kaylan To Release Autobiography

Howard Kaylan may be best known as a member of the Turtles, but his life in music is much, much more far-reaching.

February 28, 2013
Richard Street
Richard Street Is The Second Temptation To Pass Away Within A Fortnight

Richard Street, a 22-year veteran of the Temptations, died in Las Vegas earlier today after a short hospital stay. He was 70.

February 28, 2013
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones
Rolling Stones Take Home Two NME Awards

The Rolling Stones have won two NME Awards, 49 years after taking the same number at the 1964 ceremony.

February 28, 2013
Black Sabbath, Noise11, Photo
Black Sabbath Will Now Play Adelaide

Black Sabbath will play in Adelaide after all.

February 28, 2013
Scott Weiland - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Stone Temple Pilots Fire Scott Weiland

Stone Temple Pilots have dumped their singer Scott Weiland.

February 28, 2013
Newton Faulkner at Noise11 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Newton Faulkner Writing With X Factor Finalist Janet Devlin

The debut album for season 8 X Factor finalist Janet Devlin will feature a batch of new songs co-written with Deni Blues & Roots star Newton Faulkner.

February 28, 2013
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Nick Cave Debuts At 29 In America

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ‘Push The Sky Away’ has debuted at no. 29 in the USA, becoming Nick’s highest American debut ever in America.

February 27, 2013
The Mavericks
The Mavericks To Headline Gympie Music Muster

Miami Tex-Mex band The Mavericks will headline the Gympie Music Muster in Australia in August.

February 27, 2013
Toni Childs at the State Theatre
Toni Childs Completes Album And Starts Kickstarter Campaign

American singer songwriter Toni Childs has almost finished work on her next album ‘Citizens of the Planet’ and she has now launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund to create animations for the live experience.

February 27, 2013
Scot Crawford
Scot Crawford Appointed PledgeMusic Australia and New Zealand General Manager

Former Shock Records general manager Scot Crawford has been named the new GM of crowd-funding company PledgeMusic for Australia and New Zealand.

February 27, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
New Elton John Album In The Works

Elton John is looking for a September release for his 30th studio album, The Diving Board.

February 27, 2013
The Temper Trap
The Temper Trap To Release Deluxe Edition Of Second Album

The Temper Trap will release an expanded edition of their self-titled second album this Friday.

February 27, 2013
Rihanna, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Restraining Order For Rihanna Stalker

Rihanna has landed a restraining order against a man accused of attempting to break into her home last week.

February 27, 2013
Janet Jackson: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Jackson Tied The Knot Last Year

Janet Jackson has revealed she secretly married last year.

February 27, 2013
Brian May
Brian May To Perform At St Pancras For Tiger Conservation

Rock music icon Brian May and West End Sensation Kerry Ellis are set to kick off Tiger Tracks in spectacular fashion on Friday 1 March.

February 27, 2013
Emeli Sande
Emeli Sande Sees Surge In Social Media After BRITS

New figures reveal that Brit Winners saw a significant rise in new social media fans following her win and performance at the BRIT Awards ceremony.

February 27, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
Iggy & The Stooges Release Follow-Up 40 Years Later

Better 40 years later than never: The follow-up to the first record ever to bear the Iggy and the Stooges logo - the immortal proto-punk masterpiece Raw Power - will finally be out April 30, when Fat Possum Records releases the all-new Iggy and the Stooges studio album, Ready To Die.

February 27, 2013
Jason Whalley minus tapeworm
Jay From Frenzal Rhomb Reveals Tapeworm Brought Down Tour

Frenzal Rhomb’s Jason Whalley has revealed that a tapeworm he may have picked up in Central America years ago grew to give me an infection that caused two seizures that took the band off the road in January.

February 27, 2013
Madonna. photo by Kevin Mazur from
Madonna Shows She’s On Team Kutcher

Madonna is reportedly 'firmly on side Ashton [Kutcher]' and has dissed her good friend Demi Moore.

February 27, 2013
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Confirms Collaboration With Marcus Mumford

Justin Timberlake is working on a duet with the frontman of Mumford & Sons.

February 27, 2013
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Plays First Show With Complete Album

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds are performing the entire ‘Push The Sky Away’ album as part of their current Australian tour.

February 27, 2013
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Play Three Club Dates Before SXSW

Green Day have booked in three small warm-up shows before their official live comeback during SXSW.

February 27, 2013
The Vaudeville Smash perform at
The Audreys, Alpine, The Rubens To Play Aussie BBQ At SXSW

The Aussie BBQ, one of the most popular events at SXSW, will feature The Audreys, Alpine and The Rubens this year.

February 26, 2013
David Bowie The Stars Are Out Tonight
David Bowie Rocks With The Stars (Are Out Tonight) VIDEO

David Bowie has just released the video for ‘The Stars Are Out Tonight’, his second new song in a decade.

February 26, 2013
Rodriguez: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest Star Rodriguez Wins Oscar

Rodriguez now has an Academy Award to his name after ‘Searching For The Sugarman’ won Best Documentary in Hollywood.

February 26, 2013
Shelley Segal, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Australia’s Shelley Segal To Play San Francisco Atheist Conference

Australian singer songwriter Shelley Segal will perform in San Francisco at NAP CON 2013 before heading to Austin for SXSW.

February 26, 2013
Adele, music news,
Adele Aims To Be A Member Of The EGOT Club

Adele has joked she could win the prestigious collection of industry awards if she could bring herself to do a musical.

February 26, 2013
The Beach Boys 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Beach Boys To Play Esteemed U.K. Henley Festival

The glamorous Henley Festival, in partnership with BMW, is proud to announce a series of extraordinary evenings featuring exciting headline performances from an array of world class acts.

February 26, 2013
Simon Cowell, music news,
Simon Cowell On The Lookout For A New Girlfriend

Simon Cowell is keen on finding a woman to establish a long-term relationship with.

February 26, 2013