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Midweek Chart Report: RÜFÜS Target No 1

Sydney indie-dance trio RÜFÜS look set to take the No.1 albums spot this week with their debut album “Atlas”, a brilliant sounding mix between Coldplay, Cut N’ Copy and The Presets (in my opinion).

August 14, 2013
Chopper Read, Noise11, Photo
Mark Chopper Read To Speak In Melbourne

One of Australia’s most famous Underbelly identities Mark ‘Chopper’ Read will appear on stage at Melbourne’s Athenaeum in September.

August 14, 2013
Russell Morris, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Russell Morris, Mike Nock To Perform At Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Festival

The line-up for the 24th Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Festival has been revealed with Russell Morris and Jazz Bell Award winner Mick Nock on a list of artists from Australia, USA, The Netherlands, Norway, Belgium and Austria.

August 14, 2013
Lady Gaga, ARTPOP, Applause, Noise11, Photo
Lady Gaga Confirms iTunes Festival London Showcase For ARTPOP

Lady Gaga will showcase her new album ARTPOP with an hour-long performance of new music at London’s iTunes Festival n September.

August 14, 2013
Lanie Lane, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Lanie Lane To Roadtest New Songs Before Recording

Lanie Lane has announced a series of dates to play new music from her upcoming second album.

August 14, 2013
Rod Stewart - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11. Photo
Rare Early Rod Stewart Recordings To Be Released

After a decade of crooning, it's easy to forget that Rod Stewart is one of the great rockers.

August 14, 2013
Tompall Glaser
Songwriter Tompall Glaser Dies At Age 79

Influential country singer/songwriter Tompall Glaser has died in Nashville on Tuesday of an undisclosed cause at the age of 79.

August 14, 2013
Nirvana In Utereo, Photo, Noise11
Nirvana In Utero 20th Anniversary Tracklisting Revealed

There has been a lot of talk in recent weeks about the 20th anniversary edition of Nirvana's swansong, In Utero, but most didn't see the amazing list of tracks coming that were announced on Tuesday.

August 14, 2013
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
CUB To Sponsor Independent Music Awards

Carlton Dry is the new sponsor for The Independent Music Awards.

August 14, 2013
Jon Brookes, The Charlatans, Noise11, Photo
The Charlatans Jon Brookes Loses Cancer Battle At 44

Jon Brookes, the drummer and founding member of UK indie rock band The Charlatans, has passed away at the age of 44 after a battle with brain cancer.

August 14, 2013
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Watch Katy Perry Roar Lyric Video

Katy Perry has released a lyric video for her new song ‘Roar’.

August 14, 2013
Megan Washington. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Megan Washington To Play Three Intimate Shows

Megan Washington will return to the stage in September to showcase songs from her second album.

August 13, 2013
Cosmo Jarvis: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Cosmo Jarvis And Lime Cordiale To Tour East Coast Australia Together

Cosmo Jarvis has announced shows up and down the east coast of Australia in October with Lime Cordiale joining him as special guests.

August 13, 2013
Vika Bull, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
At Last The Etta James Story To Return To Melbourne

The Room8 production ‘At Last: The Etta James Story’ will continue its record run with a return visit to where it all started, Melbourne in November.

August 13, 2013
David Lowy and The Dead Daisies perform for Uproar Festival, Noise11, Photo
The Dead Daisies Kickstart First US Tour With Alice In Chains And Jane’s Addiction

Australian supergroup The Dead Daisies have started its first US tour as part of the Uproar Festival with Alice In Chains and Jane’s Addiction.

August 13, 2013
Lady Gaga, ARTPOP, Applause, Noise11, Photo
Listen to Lady Gaga Applause And Tell Us What You Think

Lady Gaga has rush released her new song ‘Applause’. Apparently she is the victim of some internet conspiracy to force fans to hear the song one week earlier than planned.

August 13, 2013
Lucy Mason, Noise11, Photo
Sydney’s Lucy Mason Wins UK Songwriting Contest

Sydney singer/songwriter Lucy Mason has won a 2013 UK Songwriting Contest with her song ‘Sirens’.

August 13, 2013
Foreigner, Noise11, Photo
Foreigner And Europe To Play UK Together

Foreigner is returning to the U.K. next April and bringing along Sweden's Europe and FM (aka FMUK).

August 13, 2013
Marc Bolan at the BBC, Noise11, Photo
Marc Bolan’s Entire BBC Recordings To Be Released

Traditionally one should ponder the question of how many Marc Bolans there were in his career but, as this box set shows, there really was only one.

August 13, 2013
Nile Rogers, Noise11, Photo
Chic Vinyl Singles Collection To Be Released

Chic has been nominated seven times for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and their vinyl efforts will be celebrated with a new collection.

August 13, 2013
The Waitresses Just Desserts, Noise11, Photo
The Waitresses Compiled In One Album

Perennially popular for their song I Know What Boys Like, the rest of the Waitresses' catalog has been long unavailable.

August 13, 2013
My Bloody Valentine, Noise11, Photo
My Bloody Valentine Planning Album Four

After taking 22 years off between their second and third full length albums, Kevin Shields and My Bloody Valentine seem to have the itch to record again.

August 13, 2013
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Elvis Presley’s 1950s Albums Remastered

Elvis Presley's entire catalog of albums released in the 50's have been remastered specifically for iTunes and are now available for the service.

August 13, 2013
Wolf & Cub Heavy Weight, Noise11, Photo
Wolf & Cub Premiere I Need More Video

Adelaide’s Wolf & Cub have debuted the video for ‘I Need More’, the first taste of their upcoming ‘Heavy Weight’ album.

August 13, 2013
Jett Jett and the Blackhearts Unvarnished, Noise11, Photo
Joan Jett Debuts New Song On Jimmy Kimmel Show

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last week and played the first single from their new album, Any Weather.

August 13, 2013
Mark Knopfler image by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Knopfler To Play Four US Shows Only

Mark Knopfler's latest album, Privateering, is being released in the U.S. on September 10, one year and one week after it was originally issued in the U.K. and Australia, and he is planning just four shows to promote it.

August 13, 2013
Ministry live, Noise11, Photo
Ministry Live Album Is A Tribute To Mike Scaccia

The upcoming Ministry live album ‘Enjoy The Quiet - Live At Wacken 2012’ will be a tribute to guitarist Mike Scaccia, who collapsed on stage and died in December, 2012.

August 13, 2013
Jason Scheff and Robert Lamm of Chicago at Noise11
Chicago To Release Album One Song At A Time

Chicago are recording their next album one song at a time and releasing each song as it is finished. When there are enough songs for an album, the physical disc will be released.

August 13, 2013
The new Violent Femmes lineup with Brian Viglione, Noise11, Photo
Violent Femmes First Aussie Reunion Shows For Falls Festival

The Falls Festival has secured the return of the Violent Femmes for this year’s event.

August 13, 2013
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Usher Wins Child Custody Battle

Usher will remain the primary legal guardian of his two young sons.

August 11, 2013