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Paul Simon, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Paul Simon And Stephen Sondheim To Share Stage In NYC

Two of the most successful composers from two different genres of music, Paul Simon and Stephen Sondheim, will share the stage for a roundtable discussion on December 3 at New York's New Museum of Contemporary Art.

November 22, 2013
Big Boi of Outkast, Noise11, Photo
Outkast May Reunite For Coachella

Billboard has reported that Andre "Andre 3000" Benjamin and Antwan "Big Boi" Patton are in talks to reunite as Outkast for 2014 Coachella festival.

November 22, 2013
Yusuf Islam, Moonshadow - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Cat Stevens Plays Brazil

Cat Stevens (aka Yusuf), opened his Peace Train Tour last Saturday and Sunday at the Credicard Hall is Sao Paulo, Brazil.

November 22, 2013
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The Beatles Are Back In The US Top 10

The Beatles are back in the top ten albums in the U.S. with the album On Air: Live at the BBC, Volume 2 debuting at number 7.

November 22, 2013
Bono and U2. image by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Release Brand New Song Ordinary Love LISTEN

U2 have surprised fans with the unexpected release of a brand new song called 'Ordinary Love'.

November 22, 2013
REO Speedwagon, Noise11, Photo
REO Speedwagon And Styx To Perform For Midwest Storm Victims

REO Speedwagon and Styx will come together on December 4 at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, IL in a benefit for the victims of the major storms in the midwest.

November 22, 2013
Georgia Fair at Noise11
Georgia Fair To Play Showcase Gigs For Trapped Flame

Melbourne based duo Georgia Fair will showcase their second album ‘Trapped Flame’ in Sydney and Melbourne next week.

November 22, 2013
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Tom Odell To Play Sydney And Melbourne Shows

When Tom Odell comes back to Australia in December he will earn his keep with some shows for Sydney and Melbourne.

November 22, 2013
James Taylor
James Taylor To Perform On The Queen Mary 2

Legendary singer songwriter James Taylor will perform a Transatlantic Crossing gig on aboard the Queen Mary 2 in 2014.

November 22, 2013
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John Murry Locks In First Australian Tour

Tupelo, Mississippi singer songwriter John Murry will perform shows for the first time in Australia in January, 2014.

November 21, 2013
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Monique diMattina Writes A Song In An Hour Live On Radio

Jazz musician Monique diMattina now has a regular spot on ABC radio writing a song in an hour.

November 21, 2013
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Debuts At One In USA On Slow Sales

The Lady Gaga ‘ArtPop’ album has debuted at number one in the USA with sales of around 260,000.

November 21, 2013
Renee Geyer at The Age Music Victoria Awards photo by Ros O'Gorman
Renée Geyer Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Renée Geyer, one of Australia’s finest soul singers, has been inducted into The Age Music Victoria Hall of Fame.

November 21, 2013
The Drones at The Age Music Victoria Awards, Noise11, photo
Paul Kelly And The Drones Pick-Up The Age Music Victoria Awards

Melbourne’s most respected singer songwriter Paul Kelly and alt-rock heroes The Drones were multiple winners at The Age Music Victoria Awards in Melbourne on Wednesday night.

November 21, 2013
Patrick Donovan, CEO of Music Victoria, Noise11, Photo
Victoria Finally Introduces All-Ages Music Events

The State of Victoria has caught up with the rest of Australia and changed the licensing law to allow All-Ages live music events.

November 21, 2013
Gary Clark Jnr, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Gary Clark Jr And Pond Booked To Boogie

Boogie 8 will return to regional Victoria in April with a line-up headed by the new great bluesman Gary Clark Jr and one of Western Australia’s most talked about bands Pond.

November 21, 2013
Paul Dainty - image by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Dainty To Tour Lionel Richie And John Farnham

Paul Dainty has put Lionel Richie and John Farnham together for a national tour next March.

November 21, 2013
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Mudhoney Add Big Day Out Sideshows

Mudhoney will perform shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane as well as their own Big Day Out shows in January.

November 21, 2013
Peter Noble at AWME 2013
AWME 2013 Comes To A Close

Following four days of world music and conferences, the Australian World Music Expo is over for another year.

November 20, 2013
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Bluesfest Named Australia’s Best Regional Event

The 24th annual Bluesfest was named Australia’s Best Regional Event at the 2013 Australian Event Awards in Sydney last night.

November 20, 2013
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Eminem Looks Stable For A Third Week On Top Of ARIA Chart

Eminem could hold for a third week with his “Marshall Mathers LP 2”, with his closest competition is coming from X-Factor 2013 winner Dami Im with her self-titled album or the new swing album from Robbie Williams “Swings Both Ways”.

November 20, 2013
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones
The Rolling Stones Australian Date Officially Announced

The Rolling Stones have officially confirmed that they will perform in Adelaide, Australia in March.

November 20, 2013
Gary Numan, music news,
Gary Numan Premieres Daytrotter Session

Stream live tracks from Gary Numan recorded during his appearance at the Mountain Oasis Festival, in North Carolina.

November 20, 2013
Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones
Billie Joe Armstrong And Norah Jones Stream Their ‘Foreverly’ Album

In anticipation for the album’s November 25th release, Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones have offered up a free album stream to fans.

November 20, 2013
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The Pixies Premiere New Music Video

The Pixies release a new music video for single ‘What Goes Boom’.

November 20, 2013
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Gossling, Oh Mercy To Play SXSW

The South By Southwest (SXSW) music conference and festival in Austin, Texas has revealed its second line-up announcement with Australia’s Gossling and Oh Mercy set to perform next March.

November 20, 2013
Dave Dobbyn and Don McGlashan, Noise11, Photo
Dave Dobbyn And Don McGlashan To Perform Together In Australia

Dave Dobbyn and Don McGlashan, two of New Zealand’s most respected and revered singer songwriters, will perform together for the first time in Australia for two shows later this month.

November 20, 2013
Monty Pythons Flying Circus, Noise11, Photo
Monty Python To Reform

John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Michael Palin and Terry Jones will reform Monty Python’s Flying Circus for a theatre show in 2014.

November 20, 2013
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The Rolling Stones Australian Tour Dates WATCH THIS SPACE

The Rolling Stones will reveal their next round of live shows today with dates for Melbourne and Adelaide expected to be included for Australia.

November 20, 2013
Bliss N Eso. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Big Day Out Adds Primus, Bliss N Eso and The Drones

The Big Day Out has upsized its line-up with Primus, The Drones and Bliss N Eso added to the bill.

November 19, 2013