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Nile Rodgers of Chic
Playground Weekender Cancelled Because of Rain

The Playground Weekender Festival due for Wisemans Ferry in New South Wales this weekend has been cancelled due to floods.

February 29, 2012
Kevin Jacobsen with Bruce Springsteen
ABC Family Confidential To Probe The Jacobsens

The Jacobsen family will be under the spotlight of the ABC’s Family Confidential tomorrow evening.

February 29, 2012
MS Fest
Launceston’s MS Fest Cancelled Days Before Event

Tasmania’s MS Fest has been cancelled due to low ticket sales, acts pulling out, and a bad weather forecast.

February 28, 2012
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band To Play SXSW

Bruce Springsteen will be bringing the E Street Band to Austin to perform at SXSW ahead of the start of the world tour the following week.

February 28, 2012
ARIA, music news,
ARIA Reports Music Sales Down Slightly For 2011

The Australian Music Industry was still hammered by piracy in 2011 but the good news is that sales are starting to stabilize.

February 28, 2012
Sergio Mendes
Muppets Beats Sergio Mendes For Oscar

‘Man or Muppet’ for The Muppets movie has won the best Original Song music award at the Oscars.

February 27, 2012
Paul Williams and Stephen Kessler. photo from
Paul Williams To Speak At SXSW

Legendary songwriter Paul Williams has been a last minute addition as a speaker for SXSW.

February 27, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Retains Top Spot On This Week’s ARIA Chart

Adele equals Delta Goodrem’s record, and not much else happens, in this week’s ARIA Chart wrap.

February 27, 2012
Triple J, music news,
Triple J Wins 25-39 Demographic In Sydney, Adelaide and Perth

ABC youth network Triple J was the big winner in the first radio survey of 2012 but not with the youth.

February 24, 2012
Over 130 Venues Register Gigs For SLAM Day

Over 130 Australian venues have registered shows for Thursday’s 'Save Live Australia's Music Day'.

February 22, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Grammy Awards Knocks Adele Sales Into Orbit

Adele ‘21’ sold around 716,000 units this week following the Grammy Awards.

February 22, 2012
Ed Sheeran - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Complete BRIT Awards Winners With Adele, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay

The BRIT Awards have been handed down for another year and the big three went to Adele for Best Female, Ed Sheeran for Best Male and Coldplay for Best Group.

February 22, 2012
Lanie Lane, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Aussie BBQ Line-up Confirmed for North America 2012

The Aussie BBQ line-up for 2012 for Los Angeles, Austin, New York and Toronto has been locked away.

February 20, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Returns To Number One On The ARIA Chart

Whitney Houston splits the sales, sending Adele back to the top in this week’s ARIA chart wrap.

February 20, 2012
Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston Laid To Rest By Family And Friends

Whitney Houston has been laid to rest one week after her death at the age of 48 in her hometown of Newark, New Jersey.

February 19, 2012
Counting Crows
Counting Crows To Play Free Show For Austin During SXSW

Counting Crows will take the show to the people with a free performance at Auditorium Shore for the public during SXSW.

February 17, 2012
EMI images photo
Wanna Work For EMI?

EMI Records Australia and New Zealand are looking for a national publicity manager to join their team.

February 17, 2012
Matt Sofo, Jason Coleman and Peter Harrington-Olsen of Groove Pill Records - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jason Coleman Gets His Groove On With Groove Pill Records

Jason Coleman says his new record label Groove Pill Records is Australia’s Newest Independent Record Label. He is too modest. Groove Pill Records is the World’s Newest Independent Record Label.

February 16, 2012
Whitney Houston, music news,
Whitney Houston To Dominate UK Chart

27 Whitney Houston songs are expected to re-enter the UK chart this week following her death last Saturday.

February 16, 2012
Diamanda Galas
Diamanda Galás Rips Into “Colossal Pig” Clive Davis

Avant-garde musician and artist Diamanda Galás rips into industry giant Clive Davis for pushing Whitney Houston to perform.

February 16, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Reigns Atop US Chart, Van Halen And Paul McCartney Enter Top 10

The once thought close race between Adele and Van Halen for the number one album in the U.S. seems to not have been so close after all.

February 15, 2012
Whitney Houston, music news,
Whitney Houston Has Had Almost One Million Sales Since Death

The death of Whitney Houston has generated a buying spree for fans. Since her death people have purchased over 100,000 Whitney Houston albums and almost 900,000 digital tracks.

February 15, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Will Equal Whitney Houston Chart Record This Week

Just days after the death of Whitney Houston, Adele will equal Whitney’s record for longest run at number one for a female artist on the US album chart.

February 14, 2012
Whitney Houston, music news,
Whitney Houston Tops The iTunes Charts

All around the world, fans are paying tribute to Whitney Houston by buying her albums on iTunes.

February 13, 2012
Scot Crawford
Shock’s Scot Crawford Victim Of Cyber Scam

Shock Records General Manager has found himself the subject of a internet scam this week.

February 13, 2012
Adele images photo
Adele And Foo Fighters Top 2012 Grammy Award Winners List

Adele and Foo Fighters rule this year’s Grammy Awards, with multiple gramophones for Kanye, Bon Iver, Skrillex, Cee Lo, Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars.

February 13, 2012
54th Grammy Awards
Grammy Awards Live Updates

Keep refreshing for the latest updates from the 54th Grammy Awards.

February 13, 2012
Lana Del Rey, music news,
Lana Del Rey Tops This Week’s ARIA Chart

Lana Del Rey hits number one, and Leonard Cohen and Van Halen buffet Adele on this week’s ARIA Chart.

February 13, 2012
Gotye And Kimbra Are Number One In England

Gotye featuring Kimbra ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ has topped the UK chart.

February 13, 2012
The Bodyguard
Whitney Houston By The Stats

Whitney Houston has sold 42.7 million albums, singles and tracks in the USA since SoundScan began.

February 12, 2012