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Jerry Douglas Offers A New All-Star Album

Master dobro guitarist Jerry Douglas prepares an album featuring Eric Clapton, Paul Simon, Dr John, Mumford & Sons, Alison Krauss and more.

June 27, 2012
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Listen: New Lupe Fiasco Song ‘Bitch Bad’

Lupe Fiasco chides his fellow rappers about misogyny on a new track ‘Bitch Bad’.

June 27, 2012
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John Taylor Pens His Autobiography

Duran Duran founder John Taylor will tell all in his first book ‘In The Pleasure Groove’.

June 27, 2012
Tortoise Announce A National October Tour

Chicago post-rock pioneers Tortoise have announced a full Australian tour for October.

June 27, 2012
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iTunes And Spotify Are Now Highest Income Generators For Labels

A major music label insider has claimed that their top two sources of income are now iTunes and Spotify.

June 27, 2012
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Kenny Rogers, Lanie Lane, Kate Miller-Heidke Announced For Darwin Festival

Country icon Kenny Rogers will join rockbilly chick Lanie Lane, quirk-pop star Kate Miller-Heidke and more at this year’s Darwin Festival.

June 27, 2012
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Van Halen Rumoured For Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Super Bowl Halftime entertainment rumour mill has already begun, and NBC Sports suggest it might be Van Halen’s turn.

June 27, 2012
Cancer Bats
Cancer Bats Postpone Their Australian Tour Until Soundwave 2013

Canadian hardcore rockers Cancer Bats have had to cancel their July tour, but will be back for Soundwave 2013.

June 27, 2012
Money For Rope
The Vasco Era’s Bassist Fills In For Injured Money For Rope Member

Money For Rope’s Michael Cini broke his arm valiantly playing in the Community Cup, and now The Vasco Era’s Ted O’Neil will fill-in on their tour.

June 27, 2012
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Van Morrison To Release Born To Sing: No Plan B

Van Morrison is returning to Blue Note Records for his album Born to Sing: No Plan B. Due October 2, the album is his first since 2008's Keep it Simple and his first for Blue Note since 2003's What's Wrong With This Picture?

June 27, 2012
Jonathan Wilson
Jonathan Wilson Books Australian Tour

North Carolinian psych-folk singer-songwriter Jonathon Wilson brings songs from his debut to Australia.

June 27, 2012
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Emmylou Harris Announces Australian Tour

12-time Grammy Award winner Emmylou Harris will tour Australia in November.

June 27, 2012
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Hollywood Writer Norah Ephron Dies At Age 71 – UPDATE

The family of Norah Ephron has announced the Hollywood screenwriting legend has died at the age of 71.

June 27, 2012
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Spice Girls Reunite For Musical

All five Spice Girls reunited to announce details of the upcoming tribute musical today.

June 27, 2012
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Green Day Reveal Uno Tracklisting

Here is the tracklisting for the new Green Day album ¡UNO!

June 27, 2012
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50 Cent In Car Crash

50 Cent has been hospitalised following a car crash on Monday night.

June 27, 2012
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Elton John Vs PNAU Release Sad Video

The next Elton John album is with Australian act PNAU.

June 26, 2012
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Lady Gaga Arrival Attracts Dozen Of Fans – VIDEO

Lady Gaga has touched down in Melbourne has part of her Born This Way world tour but for all the hype only dozens of fans came out to greet her.

June 26, 2012
Cher Tweets About Autobiographical Musical In The Works

Apparently producers are working on a musical about the life of Cher, according to Cher.

June 26, 2012
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Marilyn Manson Will Appear In Californication

Shock-rocker Marilyn Manson has signed on to appear as himself in the TV series Californication.

June 26, 2012
The Original Wailers
The Original Wailers Headline Island Vibe Festival

Reggae kings The Original Wailers headline Stradbroke Island’s reggae, dub and soul Island Vibe Festival.

June 26, 2012
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Justin Bieber Believe Is Easy US No 1

Justin Bieber ‘Believe’ is way out in front of US sales this week to be beaten. ‘Believe’ will be an easy number one in America this week.

June 26, 2012
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Deadmau5 Delivers Cute, Then Ominous, New Video

EDM producer Deadmau5 has released a new animated video to plug his ‘The Veldt’ EP.

June 26, 2012
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Martika Explains How Prince Crafted Love Thy Will Be Done

Martika’s big hit ‘Love Thy Will Be Done’ started out as a prayer and then was given a make-over by Prince to become the song you know today.

June 26, 2012
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Paris Hilton DJ? You Betcha

Paris Hilton has made her debut as a DJ in Brazil and got ‘booed’ for her work.

June 26, 2012
Cam Butler
Cam Butler Plans Multimedia Performance of ‘Save My Soul’ In Melbourne

Cam Butler of Ron Peno & The Superstitions has recently released a grandiose orchestral album Save My Soul and fans of the record will get a chance to experience the record in a multimedia performance at Melbourne ACMI Cinema.

June 26, 2012
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Watch: Eddie Vedder And Tom Petty Onstage Together

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder hopped up on stage with Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers in Amsterdam.

June 26, 2012
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The Black Keys Sue Pizza Hut And Home Depot

The Black Keys and Danger Mouse are suing Pizza Hut and Home Depot for using their songs without authorisation.

June 26, 2012
Good Charlotte
Good Charlotte, 360, Grinspoon Headline Fat As Butter Fest

Newcastle’s Fat As Butter festival announces Good Charlotte, 360, Grinspoon, Yellowcard, Wheatus and more.

June 26, 2012
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Matt Corby Goes Quadruple Platinum

Matt Corby’s ‘Into The Flame’ EP has now clocked up quadruple platinum sales in Australia for sales around 280,000 units.

June 26, 2012