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Michael Franti Im Alive, Noise11, Photo
Michael Franti Googles His Own Lyrics

Michael Franti says he sometimes has to Google his own songs to remember his lyrics.

April 13, 2014
Drake In Disguise Interviews People About Drake VIDEO

Canadian rapper Drake donned a fake beard, wig and glasses to go out onto Hollywood Boulevard to interview people about Drake.

April 13, 2014
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Morrissey Reveals World Peace Is None Of Your Business Details

Morrissey will release his new album 'World Peace Is None Of Your Business' in July.

April 13, 2014
Steely Dan - image By Ros O'Gorman
Steely Dan Expands US Tour

Steely Dan's summer 2014 tour, titled Jamalot Ever After, has added eight more dates, bringing the total (so far) to fourteen shows.

April 13, 2014
Olivia Newton-John - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Olivia Newton-John Plays Vegas SETLIST

Olivia Newton-John has opened her new residency at the Flamingo Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas with a show that is almost all nostalgia.

April 13, 2014
Dan Wilson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dan Wilson Collaborates With Missy Higgins On New Album LISTEN

Missy Higgins shares vocals with Dan Wilson on her new album ‘Love Without Fear’.

April 13, 2014
INXS, 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
INXS Just Beats Ball Park Music ARIA Album Chart

INXS barely hold onto the No.1 spot for a seventh week with the collection “The Very Best”, whilst the band is one of three Aussie acts within the top four selling albums this week.

April 12, 2014
Sheppard, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Sheppard Land At No 1 On ARIA Singles Chart

We have a new No.1 single in Australia, Brisbane act Sheppard with their second release “Geronimo”, which lives up to its namesake, and leaps up seventeen places to land at the top spot on the ARIA Singles Chart this week.

April 12, 2014
Boris Johnson
London To Become Busking Capital of The World

London Mayor Boris Johnson is urging young musicians to sign up for Gigs busking competition and launches #BackBusking campaign to support capital's street musicians.

April 12, 2014
Carlos Santana. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Santana To Release First Spanish Album

Ten time GRAMMY-Award winning rock icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Carlos Santana announced that he and his band SANTANA will be releasing their first ever Latin Music album on 5th May entitled Corazon on Sony Music.

April 12, 2014
Jarvis Cocker, Pulp
Pulp Common People Voted Best Britpop Anthem

In his BBC Radio 6 Music show tonight, Steve Lamacq announced that Pulp's 'Common People' has been voted for by listeners as '6 Music's Favourite Britpop Anthem'.

April 12, 2014
Eels photo by Ros OGorman
Eels Debut Mistakes of My Youth VIDEO

As the countdown continues to the release of their highly-anticipated new album 'The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett' - out April 21 - EELS today unveils the video for new single 'Mistakes of My Youth' - also out April 21.

April 12, 2014
Dave Grohl at SXSW, Noise11, photo
Nirvana And Guests Play Secret Gig In New York

Nirvana’s surviving members Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear and Dave Grohl played a small, intimate show with special guests in Brooklyn in the early hours of Friday morning.

April 12, 2014
Jesse Winchester
Jesse Winchester Loses Struggle With Cancer

Jesse Winchester, singer and writer of such songs as Brand New Tennessee Waltz and Yankee Lady, died at his home in Charlottesville, VA on Friday morning. He had been battling cancer of the esophagus since 2011.

April 12, 2014
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett Planning Joint Album

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are working on an album to be called Cheek to Cheek for a September release.

April 11, 2014
Bryan Ferry, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Bryan Ferry Opens Tour In Toronto

Bryan Ferry is a living legend of rock who has transformed himself over the years from a rocker to a crooner to, in his latest transformation, the leader of a 20's-style jazz band.

April 11, 2014
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Springsteen, Nirvana, Kiss

Barkleys Center in Brooklyn was the site Thursday night for the induction of the class of 2014 into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

April 11, 2014
Led Zeppelin Set
Led Zeppelin 1 Deluxe Edition Features 1969 Paris Concert

Led Zeppelin promised their upcoming reissues would contain special moments and they have delivered. Led Zeppelin 1 will include a complete previously unreleased concert from Paris in 1969.

April 11, 2014
Janelle Monae and Kimbra
Janelle Monae And Kimbra Announce Duel Tour

Janelle Monae will tour Australia in May with Kimbra.

April 11, 2014
Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin Broadway Musical Cancelled

Janis Joplin 'A Night With Janis Joplin' has stopped before it even began.

April 11, 2014
Chet Faker: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Russell Morris, Chet Faker Leads New Releases For W/C April 11, 2014

Russell Morris' 'Van Dieman's Land' and Chet Faker's 'Built On Glass' are the major music releases this week and potentials for number one at the end of next week's chart.

April 10, 2014
Henry Wagons, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Wagons Drops A Taste Of What’s Next

Wagons have a new album on the way and Henry Wagons has given fans fans a taste of what to expect with ‘Why Do You Always Cry’.

April 10, 2014
My Friend The Chocolate Cake
My Friend The Chocolate Cake To Release Limited Edition Live Album

My Friend The Chocolate Cake will release a limited edition live record only available for sale at their gigs or online at their Bandcamp.

April 10, 2014
Jack Howard and the Long Lost Brothers
Hunters & Collectors’ Jack Howard Releases Solo Album

Hunters & Collectors powerhouse trumpet play Jack Howard has released another solo record with his side-project The Long Lost Brothers.

April 10, 2014
Richard Tognetti with The Presets
The Presets Join With Australian Chamber Orchestra For 40,000 Years Of Hits

The Presets will perform with the Grammy Award winning Australian Chamber Orchestra in a show that will feature music from 40,000 years ago through to Nirvana.

April 10, 2014
Peaches Geldof
Peaches Geldof Autopsy Inconclusive

Peaches Geldof's autopsy has proved inconclusive.

April 10, 2014
Prince Photo Credit: Madison Dubé Copyright NPG Records 2013
Prince Claims Rights To Prince

Prince has a new piece to his huge enterprise, his own music.

April 10, 2014
5 Seconds Of Summer, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
5 Seconds Of Summer Debuts At No 2 In USA

Sydney’s 5 Seconds Of Summer has the number 2 record in America this week with tho ‘She Looks So perfect’ EP.

April 9, 2014
Ball Park Music Puddinghead
Ball Park Music Set For Australian No 1 Debut MIDWEEK REPORT

Ball Park Music looks set to debut with a number one album on the Australian chart this week and Pharrell Williams should stay at number one.

April 9, 2014
Andrew Loog Oldham Rolling Stoned
Andrew Loog Oldham Protests His Own Hall of Fame Induction

Andrew Loog Oldham will not be present for his own induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

April 9, 2014