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The 12 Greatest Guitarists Ever According To Slash

The 12 Greatest Guitarists Ever According To Slash

Since emerging with Guns N’ Roses, Slash has been one of the world’s most sought after guitarists. Michael Jackson, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Quentin Tarantino and so...

Jack White Blasts Foo Fighters & Rolling Stone In “Kanye West-Esque Rant”

Jack White Blasts Foo Fighters & Rolling Stone In “Kanye West-Esque Rant”

Jack White can’t help himself. After apologising not too long ago for offending pretty much everyone after a Rollingstone cover story, White couldn’t help but take...

Jack White Calls Out “Entitled” Generation Of Musicians

Jack White Calls Out “Entitled” Generation Of Musicians

There are some artists that are so prolific that a single band can’t contain their many musical dimensions. And then there’s Jack White, frontman turned solo...

This Is How Much One Of The Biggest Musicians On Spotify Makes

This Is How Much One Of The Biggest Musicians On Spotify Makes

We’ve already heard from a chorus of high-profile musicians talking down the benefits of ever-popular music streaming service Spotify, with David Byrne calling the streaming model broken while the likes...

Kanye West Slams The Media, Saving His Best Aussie Rant For Last

Kanye West Slams The Media, Saving His Best Aussie Rant For Last

Another day, another Kanye West rant. Kanye West wrapped up his Australian leg of the Yeezus tour last night with a show in Brisbane. It was...

You Won’t Believe How Much Money SXSW Generates

You Won’t Believe How Much Money SXSW Generates

Every year the city of Austin, Texas is transformed by the thousands of bands, managers, agents, labels, media, and music fans that descend upon the annual...

Snoop Dogg Under Fire For Homophobic Instagram Post

Snoop Dogg Under Fire For Homophobic Instagram Post

Snoop Dogg is just the latest in a string of musicians who should think before they tweet or upload to Instragram, following the backlash against Cee...

A Video Tour of the World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Collection

A Video Tour of the World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Collection

Last month we introduced you to Zero Freitas, a 62-year-old Brazilian bus line magnate who has been using his fortunes to feed a life-long vinyl buying...

Kanye West Shames Aussie Fan in Wheelchair for Not Standing at Concert

Kanye West Shames Aussie Fan in Wheelchair for Not Standing at Concert

Kanye West might want to think twice the next time he tries to force everyone at one his concerts to get on their feet. The notoriously...

What’s Tame Impala Taste Like? You Can Now Eat Your Favourite Songs

What’s Tame Impala Taste Like? You Can Now Eat Your Favourite Songs

Have you ever heard a song so good you wished you could eat it? Maybe you’ve pondered that before, maybe you haven’t, but regardless, consider your...

Man Jailed For Posting Song Lyrics On Facebook

Man Jailed For Posting Song Lyrics On Facebook

One of the top music-related searches on the internet is song lyrics, and most wouldn’t think twice about posting them on social media. But without context...

Good Night Sweet Prince, Apple Just Killed The iPod Classic

Good Night Sweet Prince, Apple Just Killed The iPod Classic

All attention was on Apple yesterday as they unveiled their latest line of gadgets with two new iPhones and a watch. But amidst the pomp and...

Courtney Love’s Isolated Guitar & Vocal Is The Worst Thing You’ve Ever Heard

Courtney Love’s Isolated Guitar & Vocal Is The Worst Thing You’ve Ever Heard

Rolling Stone once described Courtney Love as the ‘most controversial woman in the history of rock’. Though she’s made headlines recently for ‘solving’ the mysteries of missing...

Move Over Kyle Sandilands, The Most Offensive Female Musician Interview Yet

Move Over Kyle Sandilands, The Most Offensive Female Musician Interview Yet

Earlier this year, Sydney-via-LA producer Anna Lunoe decried the inappropriate attitudes towards female musicians after being the subject of a borderline sexist interview, calling for an end to the...

Aussie Rapper Gives The Worst Lip Sync Performance Ever

Aussie Rapper Gives The Worst Lip Sync Performance Ever

At the beginning of this year, rapper Iggy Azalea was pegged among a handful of Aussie artists set to crack America, and now the Aussie-bred, LA-based musician has...

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons is Rock N Roll’s equivalent to that uncle who comes over every Christmas and subjects everyone to his verbal diarrhoea that switches between bat...

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

It’s not uncommon to hear about record labels ripping off bands by failing to pay royalties or using other kinds of financial trickery. But it’s not...

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