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Aloe Blacc Scores First UK No 1 Single With The Man + MORE

As Kaiser Chiefs knock Sam Bailey off top of Official UK Albums Chart....... More »
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The Black Keys Sweat Over Record Label Prank In ‘Fever’ Video + MORE

Feeds: New Videos W/E 04/05/14, The Black Keys Bringing You The Latest Aussie & International News - Reviews And Interviews .... More »
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Kanye releases new song ‘Only One’ featuring Paul McCartney + MORE

To toast the new year, one of the world's most aggressive rappers has released a brand-new song that couldn't be more tender. .... More »
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Courtney Barnett Lost To Meghan Trainor & All The Grammys Results + MORE

The 58th annual Grammy Awards concluded earlier today at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. As we previously noted, several Aussies were nominated, including Courtney Barnett and previous nominees Tame Impala and Hiatus Kaiyote. Barnett was nominated in the highly coveted Best New Artist category fo.... More »
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Alicia Keys’ Second Child Due in December + MORE

Alicia Keys has a new baby and a new album on the way. The pregnant singer gushed about her upcoming delivery, calling it her best work yet. While promoting Givenchy’s new fragrance Dahlia Divin at Macy’s in Manhattan, Keys spoke to the AP about the follow-up to 2012′s Girl on F.... More »
Which Australian #1 albums are pirated the most?Music Rights Australia looked at the top five illegal sites and searched for Australian artists that have recently had a #1 Album on the ARIA Albums Chart. They then tracked which albums were torrented the most, which threw up some surprising results (a quick, not-too-dry explainer on how torrent files work is here)…

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New Video: Lil Mouse Feat. Lil Durk & Young Scooter “Wit My Team (Remix)”
Back in late 2012 the world was introduced to Lil Mouse, the now 14-year-old Chicago rapper who talked about money and murder with the same gravity as his older counterparts. A year-and-a-half later, it doesn’t look like the controversy has had much of an effect on young Mouse as he’s still on his paper-chasing, lean-sipping, finger gun-waving tip — this time in the company of Lil Durk and Young Scooter, who co-star in the typically M-rated video to his “Wit My Team” remix…

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The 8th annual multi-city Experience Hendrix Tour brings ogether an all-star list of guitarists including blues legend Buddy Guy and his prodigies Jonny Lang and Kenny Wayne Shepherd.

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Rogen slams ‘obnoxious’ Bieber

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THERE may be a civil war brewing in Canada after Seth Rogen laid into fellow countryman Justin Bieber.

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Students raise money for charity by charging to make Justin Bieber music stopWhen the student government at Tenino High School in Washington state started brainstorming about how to raise money for a good cause, they thought Justin Bieber might be able to help.Their idea: blast a Bieber song over the school’s loud speaker — on repeat — and charge people to make it stop…

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Vans Warped Tour Announces Next Eleven BandsThe next eleven bands set to play the 2014 Vans Warped Tour have been announced.Find out who has already been confirmed to play below.Dates and ticket information for this year’s touring summer festival can be found here.ACIDICAmerican Pin-Up DJ Scout Fit For A King Icon For Hire Lionize Lost In Society Mod Sun Scare Don’t Fear Sleeper Agent The Lost BoysPVRISThe Summer SetFor All Those SleepingGet ScaredDangerkidsDayshellHeart To HeartPacific DubDJ Nicola BearWatskyWaxOne oK RockEvery Time I DieBowling For SoupAlive Like MeIce Nine KillsNeck DeepParkway DriveWe The KingsVannaThe City Shake UpWe Are The In CrowdYellowcard (6/13-7/28, 7/30-8/3)EchosmithBeebs And Her Money MakersBorn Of OsirisThe Story So FarReal FriendsMotionless In WhiteThis Wild LifeCourage My LoveThe Word AliveFalling In ReverseBreathe CarolinaA Lot Like BirdsTerrorI Fight DragonsLess Than JakeBad RabbitsChelsea GrinTo The WindMC ChrisSecretsThe Maine Crown the Empire Volumes State Champs Cute Is What We Aim ForIssuesAnberlinEnter ShikariSurvive ThisThe Ready SetThe Devil Wears PradaChunk! No, Captain Chunk!The Color MoraleNiT GriTThe Ghost InsideA Skylit DriveBeartoothI The MightySaves The DayMayday ParadeProtomenTear Out The HeartPlague VendorAttilaFor TodayAir DubaiStray From the PathMixtapesTeenage Bottlerocket

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Lady Gaga’s Mom Defends Born This Way Foundation After ‘Inaccurate’ ReportsAfter a report surfaced on Tuesday that Lady Gaga’s youth-empowerment Born This Way Foundation donated a mere $5,000 of its $2.1 million assets to charity, the singer’s mother (and co-founder of the foundation) has spoken out to defend what she calls a “profound” organization…

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From One Wrong Place to the Next: An Interview with The Notwist (Feature)They’ve been making albums since 1990 and have that rare distinction of being a band that has no two discs ever sounding the same. For their first album in years, the Notwist change things once again.

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Proof Dave Grohl Is The Busiest Man In RockYou don’t have to be a Foo Fighters fan to know that Dave Grohl likes to keep himself busy. In the last four weeks alone, the Nirvana alumni has cropped everywhere from plugging Neil Young’s iPod-rivalling music service and a new Sound City-style doco to being earmarked for not one, but two all-star side-projects…

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After playing without drummer Butch Trucks on Tuesday night, the Allman Brothers Band returned to the stage with the full lineup last night. Once again, The Juke Horns sat in for a variety of tunes along with special guest Eric Krasno, who joined the band for the first set finale, “Breaking Up Someone’s Home…

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Hip-Hop Pioneers Plan a Museum for the BronxSome of the elders of the genre want to underscore its Bronx roots by opening a museum — to be called the Universal Hip Hop Museum — inside the Kingsbridge Armory.    

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Rap and retirement are like oil and water. While most MCs have had a hard time staying retired, Lil Wayne insists that his upcoming Tha Carter V will be his last solo LP.
Then again, he’d be willing to make a rather lucrative exception.
“25 to 35 million would get me to do another solo album after this,” Weezy told MTV News after taking a deep breath and a second to think out his answer…

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Madonna Posts Photos Of Studio Session With AviciiTrue to her word, Madonna hit the studio with Swedish superstar DJ Avicii, and posted a couple photos from their session, while also hilariously referring to the producer as a viking in the process. ”The End of a long week with Viking Leader AKA DJ Virgo AKA Avicii! So many great songs!” she wrote in the first caption…

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