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Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Soundwave Doesn’t Have The Big Four Yet

The third Soundwave announcement fell short of featuring Megadeth leaving the Big Four possibility still up in the air.

September 22, 2012
Lemmy of Motorhead. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Motorhead To Release Second Volume Of The World Is Ours

Motorhead will release a second volume of their live album ‘The World Is Ours’ next month.

September 22, 2012
Rob Halford, Judas Priest - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rob Halford Talks Track By Track About Screaming For Vengenance

Judas Priest lead singer Rob Halford has written a track by track for the 30th anniversary reissue of the Judas Priest classic 'Screaming For Vengeance'.

September 22, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Led Zeppelin Regroup For Movie Preview

Surviving Led Zeppelin members Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones gathered together for the premiere of their concert film ‘Celebration Day’ in London this week.

September 22, 2012
The Rolling Stones at The Marquee,, photo
Rolling Stones Deny 50th Anniversary Shows

After much rumour as fact the Rolling Stones have made a statement to say that those stories of some 50th anniversary shows we keep hearing so much about are not true.

September 22, 2012
Clare Bowditch: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
John Butler, Clare Bowditch To Perform Free Concert In Melbourne

Three of Australia’s biggest acts the John Butler Trio, Clare Bowditch and Missy Higgins will come together for a free concert at Melbourne’s Federation Square to protect Western Australia’s Kimberley.

September 22, 2012
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Mumford & Sons, No Doubt, Green Day Kick Off New Releases

A monster week, with albums from Mumford & Sons, No Doubt, Green Day, Deadmau5, TZU, Lupe Fiasco and more.

September 21, 2012
Donald Fagen Sunken Condos
First Listen Of Donald Fagen’s First Single From Sunken Condos

Here is the first single from Donald Fagen's upcoming album, Sunken Condos.

September 21, 2012
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Thomas Dolby Quits As Music Director Of TED

Thomas Dolby has decided to call it quits from his position of music director of TED (Technology, Entertainement and Design).

September 21, 2012
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Throws Birthday Party For Her Boys

 Britney Spears 'had a great time' jumping on trampolines with her two sons.

September 21, 2012
Jennifer Hudson, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jennifer Hudson Lobbies For Aretha Role

Jennifer Hudson reportedly had an ulterior motive for her surprise performance at Hearst's birthday celebration.

September 21, 2012
Fiona Apple
Fiona Apple Admits Drugs Found On Tour Bus Were Hers

Fiona Apple reportedly took ownership immediately of the narcotics found on her tour bus.

September 21, 2012
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Justin Bieber Misses His Mum On Tour

Justin Bieber regrets "looking forward" to touring without his mom, as he misses her when he's on the road.

September 21, 2012
The Killers photo credit Williams and Hirakawa
Brandon Flowers ‘Mortified’ By Son’s Schoolroom Description

Brandon Flowers was mortified when his five-year-old son called him a 'rock star' in front of his class.

September 21, 2012
Nelly Furtado
Nelly Furtado Never Wants To Be Parted From Her Husband

Nelly Furtado can't imagine living without her husband.

September 21, 2012
Dick Decent
Def Leppard Sidekick Dies From Drug Side Effects

Dick Decent was not a regular member of Def Leppard, but he occasionally sat in with on tour and played in Joe Elliott and Phil Collen's Cypernauts side project.

September 21, 2012
Gypsy & The Cat
Gypsy & The Cat Announce A New Album And Tour

Indie-synth exports Gypsy & The Cat return with a new album, a national tour, and a clip for ‘Sorry’.

September 20, 2012
Ben Harper - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ben Harper Puts Together Ballad Compilation

Soul man Ben Harper has assembled his favourite ballads (and a new song) for ‘By My Side’.

September 20, 2012
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra Goes Crazy In ‘Come Into My Head’ Video

Kooky Kiwi chanteuse Kimbra has released an insane-asylum clip for her new single.

September 20, 2012
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Pitbull Releases Trailer For New Album ‘Global Warming’

Latin megastar Pitbull has delivered a teaser for his next album Global Warming with some Aussie cameos.

September 20, 2012
Red Fraggle and Ben Folds
Watch Ben Fold Five’s Fraggle Rock Video

Ben Folds Five’s new clip for ‘Do It Anyway’ features the cast of Fraggle Rock and cult Hollywood stars.

September 20, 2012
Swedish House Mafia
Swedish House Mafia Offer Mix Album ‘Until Now’

Scandinavian electro stars Swedish House Mafia prepare “final tour soundtrack” with remixes, collabs and new tunes.

September 20, 2012
Adam Ant - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Adam Ant Opens His US Tour In Los Angeles

Adam Ant opened his 2012 American tour last Thursday at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles with a lengthy 28-song show, his first in the City of Angels in 17 years.

September 20, 2012
R.Kelly, music news,
R. Kelly Sets New Record For Most Soul Train Awards Nominations

R. Kelly has set a new record for the Soul Train Awards for most nominations by an artist as his two nods push him to a total of 21 over the years. He is up for Songwriter and Album of the Year.

September 20, 2012
Prince at Rod Laver Arena image from NPG Records
Prince Controversy Over Unpaid French Taxes

Prince is in trouble with both the U.S. and French governments over a series of shows that he performed in France during 2009 and 2010.

September 20, 2012
Manic Street Preachers
Manic Street Preachers’ Generation Terrorists 20th Anniversary Reissue

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its release, the MANIC STREET PREACHERS are re-issuing their legendary 18 track debut album 'Generation Terrorists' on 5th November 2012.

September 20, 2012
Kelly Osbourne, music news,
Kelly Osbourne Drops A Dress Size Thanks To Madonna

Madonna has helped Kelly Osbourne drop a dress size by giving her exercise and diet tips.

September 20, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Black Keys Drummer Ties The Knot

The Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney tied the knot with Emily Ward in front of 350 friends and family on Saturday.

September 20, 2012
Wyclef Jean
Wyclef Jean Releases Autobiography With Promise Of More Books To Come

Wyclef Jean thought it pivotal that he write a 'raw' memoir for his fans.

September 20, 2012
Reece Mastin - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Reece Mastin About To Release His First DVD

X-Factor star Reece Mastin announces DVD, and works on a new album with big name songwriters.

September 20, 2012