Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Music Festival Cancels Three Weeks Out, Doesn’t Offer Refunds

Festivalgoers who purchased tickets to the recently nixed High Definition music festival have been left in the lurch after the company organising the event went

Pearl Jam’s Former Accountant Charged With Stealing Nearly $400,000 From The Band

Pearl Jam’s Former Accountant Charged With Stealing Nearly $400,000 From The Band

Pearl Jam are an American rock institution, with the successes of their long career winding behind them, but it seems Pearl Jam’s former chief financial


Adele’s Singing Awakens 7-yr-old Girl Out Of Coma

Adele’s Singing Awakens 7-yr-old Girl Out Of Coma

Whether you love or loathe the British songstress, whose sales of sophomore album 21 now outsell Michael Jackson’s Thriller, she’s always good for a story. She might have


The Runaways Reunion Rumours Persist, “I’m In 100%” Says Lita Ford

The Runaways Reunion Rumours Persist, “I’m In 100%” Says Lita Ford

Lita Ford, metal queen and former member of The Runaways, has already made clear her desires to reform the all-girl rock pioneers, backing up her


Apple Warns Customers Over Hacked iTunes Accounts, For The Second Time In 6 Months

Apple Warns Customers Over Hacked iTunes Accounts, For The Second Time In 6 Months

It’s been only a matter of days since music website Last.fm urged its users to change their account passwords following a hacking scandal, and now


Live Nation And Radiohead Under Investigation Over Stage Collapse

Live Nation And Radiohead Under Investigation Over Stage Collapse

Following the dreadful stage collapse at at recent Radiohead concert, that killed Scott Johnson, the band’s drum tech and injured several others, four companies involved


Band Wants $21 Million To Record ‘Space Folk’ Album… On The Moon

Band Wants $21 Million To Record ‘Space Folk’ Album… On The Moon

Last week saw news of LA drummer Cobus Potgieter’s attempts to form a band over YouTube, raising $US 42,000 in just five days in the process of


Sigur Ros Reveal New NSFW Video Starring A Naked Shia LeBeouf

Sigur Ros Reveal New NSFW Video Starring A Naked Shia LeBeouf

Recently announced Harvest headliners Sigur Rós, have unveiled anther short in their new ‘mystery film experiment’ featuring Hollywood actor, Shia LeBeouf going all arty (re:


Red Hot Chili Peppers To Release 18 New Singles

Red Hot Chili Peppers To Release 18 New Singles

In the same Twitter Q&A that Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bassist, Flea, confirming they’d be touring Australia “early next year (putting them in the running for


Best Coast, The Kills and Dinosaur Jr To Feature On Fleetwood Mac Tribute Album

Best Coast, The Kills and Dinosaur Jr To Feature On Fleetwood Mac Tribute Album

The classic West Coast pop/rock band Fleetwood Mac are one of music’s greats, their woolly history includes a multitude of line-up changes, endless inter-band affairs


Rolling Stones Deny Farewell Tour Rumour

Rolling Stones Deny Farewell Tour Rumour

Yesterday’s news dug up speculation that The Rolling Stones may be drawing their historic era to a close, using a supposed headline slot at next


The Rolling Stones Calling It Quits? Reports Of Farewell Tour

The Rolling Stones Calling It Quits? Reports Of Farewell Tour

Sure as the sun will rise and fall, as the tides will come and go, so shall The Rolling Stones gather no moss. If it’s


New Blur Song Unveiled During Damon Albarn Solo Set

New Blur Song Unveiled During Damon Albarn Solo Set

Sometimes it’s hard to be a Damon Albarn fan. He certainly releases a prolific amount of music, but it also means that the future of


Radiohead’s Stage Collapses Killing One, Injuring Several Others

Radiohead’s Stage Collapses Killing One, Injuring Several Others

Questions are again being raised about the safety of high-tech stage setups after another collapsed over the weekend leaving at least one person dead, and


Drummer Uses Social Media To Form A Band Over YouTube, Raises $42K

Drummer Uses Social Media To Form A Band Over YouTube, Raises $42K

John Lennon and Paul McCartney first met at a school fete, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards were childhood friends in the ’50s, while all five


Metallica Frontman Aid The FBI In Search For Fan’s Killer

Metallica Frontman Aid The FBI In Search For Fan’s Killer

Metallica might not be the most loved band at the moment, following the disastrous flop that was Lulu, their collaboration record with Velvet Underground’s Lou Reed, and


Beastie Boys Producer Says ‘More Material On The Way’

Beastie Boys Producer Says ‘More Material On The Way’

“Mario C likes to keep it clean/gonna shine like a sunbeam”, so goes a line from the Beastie Boys’ 1998 classic, “Intergalactic”. Mario C, for




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