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Ani DiFranco Receives Degree

Fiercely independent folk-rocker Ani DiFranco has received an honorary degree from the University of Winnipeg.

November 27, 2013
Steve Kilbey: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Joins The Church

Ian Haug of Powderfinger has joined The Church, replacing founding member and guitarist Marty Willson-Piper.

November 26, 2013
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Kylie Minogue and Join The Voice Australia

The Voice Australia has signed and Kylie Minogue as its 2014 judges.

November 26, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Recorded Saints Song In Sydney

Bruce Springsteen recorded two songs from his next album including the cover of The Saints ‘Just Like Fire Would’ when he was last in Sydney.

November 26, 2013
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Willie Nile Designs Jeans For Parkinson’s Research

American singer songwriter Willie Nile has teamed with Stitch's to create a limited edition all black denim jean to raise money for Parkinson’s research.

November 26, 2013
Archie Roach, The Age Music Victoria Awards, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Port Fairy Announce Second Round Of Acts For It’s 2014 Line Up

The Port Fairy Folk Festival has added another 25 acts to its line up, including acts from Mongolia and Ireland.

November 26, 2013
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The Potbelleez Release Video For ‘Magic Number’ Featuring B.o.B

The Potbelleez and B.o.B have released the official video for their hit single, ‘Magic Number’.

November 26, 2013
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Tom Ballard Quits Triple J Breakfast Show

Tom Ballard, the co-host of the Triple J breakfast show for the past seven years, has quit his job.

November 26, 2013
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Bluesfest Sideshows For Booker T, Suzanne Vega and More

Booker T. Jones and Suzanne Vega will perform Bluesfest sideshows in Australia next April.

November 26, 2013
Tori Amos image by Ros O'Gorman
Tori Amos Announces World Tour To Coincide With New Album

Tori Amos will release her new album, 'Unrepentant Geraldines', in the Northern hemisphere spring, 2014.

November 26, 2013
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Announce Through The Never Release Date

Metallica's 3D feature film, 'Through The Never', will be released on DVD, 2D and 3D Blu-ray and digitally on January 27, 2014.

November 26, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Covers The Saints For New High Hopes Album

Bruce Springsteen fans can look forward to a brand new studio album titled ‘High Hopes’ in January and the album includes a cover of The Saints ‘Just Like Fire Would’.

November 26, 2013
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Skrillex Dumps Stereosonic Festival Last Minute

Another Australian music festival has been delivered another major blow with Skrillex dropping out of Stereosonic just days before the first show in Sydney.

November 26, 2013
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Dave Stewart Turns Vanessa Amorosi Into A Natural Woman

Vanessa Amorosi was a guest on Dave Stewart’s new online show ‘The Ringmaster’ and sang like she has never sung before.

November 25, 2013
Brig lights up with James Reyne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bridget Duclos Lights Up James Reyne Gig

Bridget Duclos, the Brig in Brig and Lehmo on Melbourne’s Gold 104, helped James Reyne light up at the sold-out One Electric Day concert in Werribee on Sunday.

November 25, 2013
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Pink DVD Outsells Dami Im Album

Pink’s ‘The Truth About Love’ live DVD filmed in Melbourne has outsold reality TV star Dami Im’s debut album in first week sales.

November 25, 2013
Blur, photo, Noise11
Blur Cancellation A Surprise To Big Day Out

Blur’s abrupt cancellation of their Big Day Out performances in January not only came as a complete surprise to fans, but also to the organisers of the event.

November 25, 2013
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GANGgajang To Play First Shows Since Passing Of Chris Bailey

GANGajang will perform their first shows since the death of bass player Chris Bailey in December including an appearance at the Woodford Folk Festival.

November 25, 2013
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AJ Maddah On The Blur Big Day Out Blowup

Big Day Out director AJ Maddah says the Big Day Out kissed Blur’s ass and was rewarded with a cancellation less than two months for the festival was about to begin.

November 24, 2013
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Willie Nelson Tour Bus Crashes, Tour Cancelled

One of Willie Nelson's tour busses was involved in an accident Saturday morning when it hit an icy patch on Texas I-30 near Sulphur Springs.

November 24, 2013
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Kid Rock, Megadeth Perform For George Jones Tribute

What was supposed to be George Jones' final concert turned into a tribute last night at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville as a myriad of artists came together with Playin' Possum: The Final No Show.

November 24, 2013
Geoffrey Gurrumal Yunipingu - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gurrumul To Perform With Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

ARIA winning singer-songwriter Gurrumul will perform with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra in February.

November 24, 2013
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Blur Continue To Lash Out At Big Day Out Organisers

Blur have continued their swipe at the Big Day Out organisers after withdrawing from the Australian music festival today.

November 24, 2013
Blur, photo, Noise11
Blur Cancel Big Day Out BREAKING NEWS

Blur have cancelled their Big Day Out appearance for 2014 claiming that the organisers “let us down”.

November 24, 2013
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ARIA Albums: Dami Im Becomes First X Factor Act To Top Chart

The first X-Factor contestant to score a No.1 album occurs this week, as 2013 winner Dami Im takes her self-titled debut album straight in at number one.

November 23, 2013
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ARIA Singles: Eminem And Rihanna Still Rule The Chart

Eminem and Rihanna hold for a second week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with “The Monster”.

November 23, 2013
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Black Sabbath Release DVD Filmed In Melbourne

The Black Sabbath shows filmed and chronicled in Melbourne, Australia have now been released as the live DVD ‘Gathered By The Masses’.

November 23, 2013
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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Drops In On An Eagles Gig

AC/DC singer Brian Johnson dropped in to see his old mate Joe Walsh this week and check out a few Eagles tunes.

November 23, 2013
Cherry Bar owner James Young and Linda Blair at Cherry Bar Melbourne, Noise11, Photo
Linda Blair Spins Hits And Heads At Cherry Bar

Linda Blair, the child star of The Exorcist, took over the turntable at Melbourne’s Cherry Bar nightclub on Friday night to spin hits and heads.

November 23, 2013
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Flume Wins Triple J Australian Album Of The Year Award

Flume has picked up Triple J’s Album of the Year Award at the J Awards handed out in Sydney.

November 22, 2013