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Bon Jovi, Photo By Damien Loverso
Blizzard Forces Bon Jovi To Postpone First Show Of Tour

Bon Jovi have had to postpone the very first show of the ‘Because We Can’ tour because they can’t.

February 10, 2013
Dave Stewart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Watch Dave Stewart Kill His Band Off In Lucky Numbers Trailer

Dave Stewart has released a black comedy video trailer for his Lucky Numbers album. It features his band on a private jet that crashing into the Pacific and wandering the island as ghosts.

February 10, 2013
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Of Monsters And Men Top ARIA Chart

The first act from Iceland to top the ARIA Albums Chart occurs this week, as Of Monsters & Men take their album “My Head is an Animal” up four places to land the No.1 album in Australia.

February 10, 2013
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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Same Love Spends 4th Week At No 1

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart for fourth week with their track “Same Love”.

February 10, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Friends Pay Tribute To Their Famous Friend

The friends of Bruce Springsteen gathered in Los Angeles this evening to pay tribute to their famous friend as Bruce was named MusiCares Person of the Year.

February 9, 2013
Richard Branson
Sir Richard Branson Tied To Failed Australian Company Mooter Media

The good name of Sir Richard Branson has been tarnished following the collapse of Australian company Mooter Media Ltd.

February 9, 2013
Barry Gibb
Barry Gibb Starts Aussie Tour With Retrospective Setlist

Barry Gibb is digging deep into the Bee Gees catalogue to give fans a total retrospective show dating back to the early days of the Bee Gees on his Australian tour.

February 9, 2013
Rob Zombie - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch The Rob Zombie Lords of Salem Scary New Trailer

Rob Zombie will screen his new horror flick ‘The Lords of Salem’ at SXSW next month.

February 9, 2013
Eminem, Noise11, Photo
Eminem Album Due Mid Year

A brand new Eminem album will be released around the middle of 2013.

February 9, 2013
OFF! Singer Keith Morris Recovering From Diabetic Coma

Keith Morris of OFF! is recovering from a diabetic coma he slipped into shortly after returning home from the Big Day Out Australian tour.

February 9, 2013
Julie Andrews
Dame Julie Andrews To Tour Australia

The legendary Dame Julie Andrews will tour Australia for the very first time in May.

February 9, 2013
Bad Religion in the studio
Bad Religion Say Every Show Could Be The Last

When it's over, it's over. Don't expect Bad Religion to announce their retirement after a final record or tour. They have no interest in such things.

February 9, 2013
David Cassidy, music news,
Cassidy, Noone and Dolenz To Tour As Teen Idols

Former teen idols David Cassidy, Peter Noone and Micky Dolenz will play a number of concerts during 2013 under the name David Cassidy Presents The World's Greatest Teen Idols.

February 9, 2013
James Bond Goldfinger
Shirley Bassey To Sing Goldfinger At The Oscars

The Academy Awards show is starting to look more about music than movies. Shirley Bassey will sing her classic James Bond theme 'Goldfinger'.

February 9, 2013
Donald Byrd
Donald Byrd 1932-2013

Jazz and R&B great Donald Byrd died on Monday (February 4) at the age of 80.

February 9, 2013
Bob Marley, Noise11, Photo
Bob Marley Land Rover Restored

As Feb 6th marked the 68th birthday of musical legend Bob Marley, ATL Automotive released an interesting time lapse video documenting the restoration work that they are carrying out on Marleys famous Land Rover.

February 9, 2013
Bjork, Photo: Ros O'Gorman music news
Bjork Withdraws From Kickstarter Due To Lack Of Interest

Bjork's dream of porting her iPad app using the songs from her album Biophelia to other platforms has ended.

February 9, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Elton John Records With Queens Of The Stone Age

Dave Grohl has accidentally revealed that Elton John will be guest starring on the new Queens of The Stone Age album, report NME.

February 9, 2013
Peter Noble of Bluesfest - Image By Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Bluesfest Makes Pollstar International Music Festival Of The Year Shortlist

Pollstar, America’s prestigious music industry trade publication, has named Bluesfest as one of the best International Music Festivals of 2012.

February 8, 2013
Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite
Charlie Musselwhite Scores His First Ever Top 200 Album In America

Blues legend Charlie Musselwhite has a mainstream hit in the USA. For the first time in his five decade career Musselwhite has a hit album on the Billboard chart.

February 8, 2013
The Drones, Noise11, Photo
All Tomorrow’s Parties Set Times Confirmed For Melbourne

The set times for All Tomorrow's Parties curated by The Drones has been announced.

February 8, 2013
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young and Crazy Horse To Play Intimate Plenary Show In Melbourne

Neil Young and Crazy Horse will play an intimate theatre show at Melbourne’s The Plenary on the upcoming tour next month.

February 8, 2013
Gary Clarke Jnr: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Gary Clark Jr Creates Maverick Music Festival

Gary Clark Jr has announced his own music festival. The 1st annual Maverick Music Festival will be held in San Antonio, Texas in March.

February 8, 2013
Pink Floyd
Warner Music Buys Parlophone For $744 Million

Parlophone Records, the only record label smart enough to sign The Beatles, has been sold to Warner Music for £487 million ($AUD744 million).

February 8, 2013
They Might Be Giants, Noise11, Photo
They Might Be Giants Launch A Free Music App

They Might Be Giants have launched a free music app and it features a different song every day from their upcoming album ‘Nanobots’.

February 7, 2013
Mark Seymour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour Introduces Daughter Hannah On New Album

Mark Seymour’s next album ‘Seventh Heaven Club’ will introduce his singer/songwriter daughter Hannah to the fans.

February 7, 2013
The Hollies 50th Anniversary
Set List For The Hollies 50th Anniversary Tour

The Hollies chose New Zealand to kick off their year long 50th Anniversary Tour, starting last Wednesday in Palmerstown North and winding through Dunedin and Napier to their fourth concert on Monday night in Hamilton.

February 7, 2013
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence Welch Unveils Flotique Jewellery

Florence Welch is delighted to unveil her first, stunning art-deco influenced, capsule collection Flotique jewellery.

February 7, 2013
B-52s Announce UK Gigs

The World's Greatest Party Band, The B-52s announce today that they will return to the UK for three shows this August, the tour will see them play the following dates:

February 7, 2013
Rihanna. images by Ros O'Gorman photos
Rihanna Inspires More People To Learn English Than Any Other Musician

Rihanna is the most popular musician for inspiring people to learn the English language, according to a new study.

February 7, 2013