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Diplo Announces One-Off Sydney Show With What So Not & Crookers + MORE

Diplo will be playing a one-night-only Sydney sideshow while in Australia for Stereosonic 2014. The gig takes place at Home Nightclub on Thursday, December 4th under the title of the Biggest Party... Bringing You The Latest Aussie & International News - Reviews And Interviews .... More »
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Taylor Swift 'Dumped Calvin Harris Over The Phone' Just Like Joe Jonas Did To Her + MORE

The singer is reported to have been the one to end things..... More »
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Tributes paid as Motorhead frontman Lemmy laid to rest + MORE

Rock stars flocked to pay their last respects to Motorhead frontman Lemmy at his funeral..... More »
News: Meet the Brisbane songwriter who gave Bob Evans a second chanceMeet 23-year-old Brisbane singer and guitarist Zeek Power.

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Guys, you’re never going to believe it, but Arcade Fire covered another band’s song during their show in Washington, DC on Sunday night. The band celebrated local hardcore legends Fugazi with a rendition of “Waiting Room”, a song which has previously been covered by everybody from Red Hot Chili Peppers to Black Flag…

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5 Seconds Of Summer Cover Eminem's "Lose Yourself" in Detroit5 Seconds Of Summer treated fans at their show in Detroit yesterday (August 16th) to a cover of Eminem’s “Lose Yourself.”A fan-shot video capturing the band’s rendition of the track can be viewed below.Dates and ticket information for 5 Seconds Of Summer’s 2015 “Rock Out With Your Socks Out” tour can be found here.

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Norwegian double act Nico & Vinz held on to the top spot in UK music charts

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SFX expansion results in half-year losses

– www.themusicnetwork.com

SFX Entertainment, owners of Stereosonic, have reported a net loss of US$107.2m for the six months ending June 30, against income of US$115.3m.
Second quarter festival attendance, meanwhile, rose more than 70% year-on-year to approximately 675,000.  The company staged more than 17 festivals during April/May/June versus 14 in the comparable period in 2013…

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Stream The Bug Angels & Devils

– www.stereogum.com

Stream The Bug Angels & DevilsThe Bug, aka Kevin Martin, will release his first album in six years next week. Angels & Devils features an impressive list of collaborators, including Death Grips, Grouper’s Liz Harris, Gonjasufi, Flowdan, and more. We’re already heard “Fuck A Bitch,” “Save Me,” “Void,” and “Function,” and now you can stream the whole thing below via FACT…

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Over the last decade, raves in L.A. have moved from decrepit warehouses and rural fields into enormous festivals booked by America’s largest concert promoters. Big, remote electronic dance music events once tinged with danger and adventure have become as mainstreamed as catching the Stones at…

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New EP: Troy Ave & BSB “BSB Vol. 5 The Extras”
Brooklyn’s own Troy Ave and his BSB collective are prepping the release of their BSB Vol. 5 on Monday. Before it arrives, Troy Ave, Avon Blocksdale, Young Lito, and Jovann offer a free 6-song EP of songs that did not make the final cut. Listen to BSB Vol 5: The Extras EP below.
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Previously: Troy Ave – “Hot N***a (Remix)”

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Falls Festival line-up announced

– www.dailytelegraph.com.au

THE Falls Festivals in Lorne, Tasmania and Byron Bay announce impressive line-ups running over the new year’s period.

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The mega lineup for Fight To Survive: A Festival To Support The Cancer Council has been announced. Melbourne outfit Confession will headline an extensive roster of quality acts, including Confession…

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Jamie T – Zombie

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Jamie T – Zombie

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After five years out leaving us all waiting for a miraculous resurrection, Jamie T has released his first single “Don’t You Find”, completed a short tour of the UK, given us the lowdown on his new album Carry On The Grudge and now released new single “Zombie” and announced a full UK tour this Autumn…and breath! It’s clear Jamie T has been working in overdrive the past month and now the hype is as massive as ever…

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The Sonny Rollins / 'New Yorker' Controversy and Jazz's Image Problem (Column)Why do jazz folks always sound so defensive about the music they love? Why can’t they take a pie in the face from Django Gold?

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The Detroit songstress and her Deltas take queasy carnival music, hoodoo blues stomps, country waltz ballads, primitive rock and jazzy inflections to craft a evocative realm in one of 2014’s strongest releases.

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