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Michael Buble image by Ros O'Gorman
MAGIC! And Michael Bublé Top Midweek Sales

The midweek sales have MAGIC! in for a possible number one song and Michael Bublé back on top with his 'Christmas' album. However the Triple J doctor is no-one near a number one with 'Triple J - Christmas Number 1'.

December 11, 2013
Taylor Swift Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift Fans Offered Refunds In Brisbane

Taylor Swift fans affected by a minor stage collapse issue in Brisbane this week have been offered refunds.

December 11, 2013
Nile Rodgers of Chic
Nile Rodgers To Play Melbourne And Brisbane Sideshows

Nile Rodgers of the legendary Chic will perform his own shows in Melbourne and Brisbane as well as his festival performance at Meredith this weekend.

December 11, 2013
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Daft Punk Release Instant Crush Video

Daft Punk have released the video for their new single 'Instant Crush' featuring The Strokes' Julian Casablancas.

December 11, 2013
Bob Marley, Noise11, Photo
Bob Marley Remastered For iTunes

Bob Marley is the latest artist whose catalog has been remastered to take advantage of iTunes' playback technology, capturing every detail in high resolution.

December 11, 2013
Mike Rutherford The Living Years
Mike Rutherford First Genesis Member To Write A Book

Mike Rutherford of Genesis and Mike and the Mechanics has become the first member of Genesis to publish his autobiography.

December 11, 2013
Rufus Wainwright - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rufus Wainwright To Release Vibrate Best Of

Vibrate: The Best of Rufus Wainwright' released March 3rd on Universal features 18 classic songs that define one of modern music's most innovative talents.

December 10, 2013
Avenged Sevenfold
Avenged Sevenfold Debut Animated Trailer VIDEO

Avenged Sevenfold's Hail To The King is well on its way to living up to its name.

December 10, 2013
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Play Antarctica SETLIST VIDEO

Metallica did it. They have become the first major music act to play the continent of Antarctica along with the first to play all seven continents.

December 10, 2013
John Butler Trio, Noise11, Photo
John Butler Trio Announce National Tour And New Album

John Butler Trio will tour Australia next March and April to mark the release of their sixth album ‘Flesh & Blood’.

December 10, 2013
Eleanor Parker in The Sound of Music
Eleanor Parker The Sound Of Music Baroness Dead At 91

Eleanor Parker, who played Baroness Elsa von Schraeder in The Sound Of Music, has passed away at the age of 91.

December 10, 2013
Alicia Keys, Melbourne, Rod Laver Arena, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
REVIEW: Alicia Keys, Melbourne, December 8, 2013

Alicia Keys graced a packed Rod Laver Arena with her amazing voice, supported by John Legend.

December 10, 2013
Backsliders To Replace Harry Manx At Woodford Folk Festival

Canada’s Harry Manx has had to withdraw from the Woodford Folk Festival. Backsliders will fill his spot.

December 10, 2013
John Legend, Image, Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: John Legend, Melbourne, December 8, 2013

John Legend was technically the support act for Alicia Keys’ Australian tour, but his talent warrants its own review.

December 10, 2013
Sugar Mountain, Noise11, photo
Mushroom And Sugar Mountain Partner For 2014 Festival

Michael Gudinski’s Mushroom Group is continuing its expansion into music festival with the announcement that the company has partnered with Sugar Mountain.

December 10, 2013
Vance Joy, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Vance Joy Grounded From Meredith Music Festival

Vance Joy is a last minute casualty for the Meredith Festival this weekend.

December 10, 2013
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Neil Young, Diana Krall To Perform Charity Gigs In Canada

Neil Young will team up with Diana Krall to help raise money for a Canadian charity in January.

December 10, 2013
Neal Schon, Photo, Ros O'Gorman, Image
Neal Schon and Jan Hammer Classics Reissued

Neal Schon and Jan Hammer’s two collaborative albums from the 80s are now available as downloads for the first time.

December 10, 2013
Jurassic 5, Noise11, Photo
Jurassic 5 Reunion Is Heading To Australia

Jurassic 5 will continue their recent reunion with dates in Australia in March, 2014.

December 9, 2013
Frank Black, Black Francis, Pixies, V Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Pixies Recruit Paz Lenchantin As New Bass Player

Paz Lenchantin, the former bass player for A Perfect Circle and Billy Corgan’s Zwan, is the new bass player for The Pixies.

December 9, 2013
David McCormack, Noise11, Photo
David McCormack Wins APRA Screen Music Awards For Redfern Now

David McCormack of Custard has won two APRA Screen Music Award for his music from episode 4 of Redfern Now.

December 9, 2013
Icehouse, Iva Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman images
Icehouse To Play Newcastle And Sydney Club Shows

Icehouse announce two club shows with special guest Michael Paynter joining the band on stage.

December 9, 2013
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Bob Dylan Stratocaster Sells For Nearly $1million

Bob Dylan should have a garage sale more often. His old Stratocaster guitar has sold for just under $1million.

December 9, 2013
Chick Willis, Noise11, Photo
Bluesman Chick Willis Dies Aged 79

Blues singer Chick Willis, also known as the Stoop Down Man, died on Saturday evening from cancer at the age of 79.

December 9, 2013
David Bowie - photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
David Bowie Releases I’d Rather Be High Video

David Bowie premieres the latest music video off the deluxe edition of his comeback album The Next Day. Directed by Black Dog UK director Tom Hingston, I'd Rather Be High (Venetian Mix [Wasted Edit]) is a powerful anti-war film featuring over 100 clips of original archival footage from 20th century wartime.

December 8, 2013
Ringo Starr, Festival Hall, Melbourne Australia, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ringo Starrs On Dave Stewart Show The Ringmaster

Beatles legend Ringo Starr joins Eurythmics legend Dave Stewart for a sit down interview on ‘The Ringmaster’, Dave’s new show on the BiteSizeTV online network.

December 8, 2013
Morning of the Earth reimagined, Noise11, Photo
Matt Corby, Busby Marou Remake Morning Of The Earth

The classic ‘Morning Of The Earth’ surfing soundtrack has been re-recorded by some of Australia’s biggest more recent artists including Busby Marou and Matt Corby.

December 8, 2013
Jon Bon Jovi, Bon Jovi, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Bon Jovi, Melbourne, December 7, 2013

Die-hard Bon Jovi fans will be keen to find out if the departure of founder Richie Sambora has had a negative effect. Sorry to say Sambora fan, no it hasn’t.

December 8, 2013
Elizabeth Rose, Noise11, Photo
Bleach Festival Announces First Acts

The Gold Coast’s Bleach festival will return for 2014 with Violent Soho, Elizabeth Rose and Hey Geronimo in the first round announcement.

December 8, 2013
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes To Include Live Born In The USA DVD

Bruce Springsteen’s forthcoming ‘High Hopes’ album will include a bonus DVD featuring the entire ‘Born In The USA’ album performed live in London.

December 8, 2013