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Big Day Out Delay Blur Replacement Announcement

The Big Day Out announcement of Blur’s replacement expected today has been delayed.

November 29, 2013
Kyle And Jackie O Confirmed For ARN 2014

Kyle Sandilands and Jackie Henderson will join the Australian Radio Network (ARN) in 2014 and the network confirms it is introducing a new brand.

November 29, 2013
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Keith Urban Announces Light The Fuse Australian Dates

Keith Urban will return home for the Australian leg of his Light The Fuse tour in June with a Clipsal 500 date also set for Adelaide in March.

November 29, 2013
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
New Releases For Week Commencing 29 November 2013

New Releases for week commencing Friday 29th November, 2013 (unless otherwise noted below)

November 29, 2013
George Harrison, photo by Paul Cashmere
My George Harrison Interview On The 12th Anniversary On His Passing

George Harrison didn't write 'Something' for his former wife Pattie,learn where to freeze frame Monty Python's Life of Brian to see him and who ended up winning the My Sweet Lord case? George Harrison answered all of those questions when I takes to him in 1993.

November 29, 2013
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Deni Blues And Roots Festival Picks Up Two NSW Tourism Awards

The first Deni Blues and Roots Festival held over Easter 2013 has won two awards at the NSW Tourism Awards in Sydney on Thursday night.

November 28, 2013
Ringo Starr, Festival Hall, Melbourne Australia, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ringo Starr Joins The Ringmaster Dave Stewart

Ringo Starr is Dave Stewart’s special guest on this week’s episode of The Ringmaster.

November 28, 2013
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Chopper Read’s Last Performance Released On DVD

The last ever performance by Mark ‘Chopper’ Read has been released on DVD.

November 28, 2013
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Damien Leith Inspired Roy Orbison’s Writer To Write Again

The writer of some of Roy Orbison’s biggest hits, Joe Melson, has been inspired to write again after hearing Damien Leith’s “unique voice.”

November 28, 2013
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Tommy Emmanuel Is Now A Doctor

Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel is now Dr. Tommy Emmanuel after receiving a doctorate from Charles Sturt University this week.

November 28, 2013
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Hungry Kids Of Hungary Split

Brisbane’s Hungry Kids of Hungry have called it a day.

November 28, 2013
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Bastille Announce Australian Dates For June

UK indie-rockers Bastille will return to Australia in June, 2014.

November 28, 2013
Illy, Noise11, Photo
Illy Sets March Dates

Illy will tour his Top 10 album ‘Cinematic’ across Australia in March.

November 28, 2013
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Justin Bieber Leaves His Art On Queensland Hotel Wall

Justin Bieber has left his mark on a Gold Coast, Queensland hotel, painting the wall with his signature graffiti.

November 28, 2013
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Woodford Folk Festival Building A Brand New Stage Of 2013

The Woodfork Folk Festival is working towards completion of a brand new 15-metre earth stage before the event starting on December 27.

November 28, 2013
Tristan Trizo Bouillaut of Dead In A Second, Noise11, Photo
Dead In A Second Sign With Sydney’s Possum Records

Dead In A Second, the new band from former Thousand Needles In Red guitarist Tristan ‘Trizo’ Bouillaut, have signed with Sydney-based Possum Records, run by industry stalwart Philip Israel.

November 28, 2013
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Arctic Monkeys To Play Arena Shows In Australia

Arctic Monkeys will play their biggest shows ever when they return to Australia and New Zealand in May for arena shows.

November 28, 2013
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Former Sigue Sigue Sputnik Guitarist Forms The Montecristos

Neil X of Sigue Sigue Sputnik has a new band called The Montecristos.

November 28, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey Blames Barack Obama Death Of 45 Million Turkeys

Outspoken vegetarian Morrissey has once again put his mouth before his brain and posted a blunt letter blaming President Barack Obama for the death of 45 million turkeys.

November 28, 2013
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Lorde To Perform At The ARIA Awards

17-year old New Zealand singer songwriter Lorde will perform at the ARIA Awards in Sydney on Sunday.

November 28, 2013
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John Polson Wins APRA AMCOS International Achievement Award

Australian film-Maker and actor John Polson has been named the recipient of the APRA AMCOS International Achievement Award.

November 28, 2013
Nai Palm of Hiatus Kaiyote, Noise11, Photo
Nai Palm Of Haitus Kaiyote Scores January Residency In Melbourne

Nai Palm of Haitus Kaiyote will perform at Melbourne’s Northcote Social Club every Tuesday during January.

November 27, 2013
Christopher Cross, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Robin Thicke Covers Christopher Cross With Ron Burgundy

‘Blurred Lines’ popstar Robin Thicke has recorded a cover of the 1980 Christopher Cross hit ‘Ride Like The Wind’ with Will Ferrell’s newsreader character Ron Burgundy.

November 27, 2013
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John Cleese Gives Australia Another Monty Python Solo

John Cleese is heading back to Australia for some encore shows in 2014.

November 27, 2013
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Mary J. Blige To Sing Anthem At Dallas Cowboys Match

Grammy Award winning Mary J. Blige will perform the National Anthem at the Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving match this week.

November 27, 2013
One Direction, Louis Tomlinson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Midweek Chart: One Direction Set To Top Australian Albums

This week last year, One Direction were spending their second week at the top with their second album “Take Me Home”.

November 27, 2013
Fleetwood Mac with Christine McVie around Rumours, Noise11, Photo
Christine McVie Voices Regrets Over Fleetwood Mac Departure

Christine McVie has told the British paper The Guardian that it took her fifteen years, but she finally has realized she misses music and Fleetwood Mac.

November 27, 2013
Monty Pythons Flying Circus, Noise11, Photo
Monty Python Shows Sell Out In 45 Seconds

The Monty Python reunion show is looking to be the biggest ticket that London has seen since Michael Jackson's scheduled This is It stand.

November 27, 2013
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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