Tributes Flow For David Bowie, Dead At 69

Tributes Flow For David Bowie, Dead At 69

Legendary singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after a secret battle with cancer for 18 months. “David Bowie died peacefully today

US Boy Band Rip Off Blur, With Thanks To Ke$ha

US Boy Band Rip Off Blur, With Thanks To Ke$ha

Ripping off songs is nothing new, particularly in the world of advertising (see this year’s cases for Beach House and John Butler Trio), and who


Listen To New Leaked Prince Track

Listen To New Leaked Prince Track

Still jonesing for some more Prince after the Purple One’s recent ‘Welcome 2 Australia’ Tour? After his grand-standing arena spectaculars, secret Bennett’s Lane funk workout,


Cover Star Of Placebo Album To Sue The Band

Cover Star Of Placebo Album To Sue The Band

In a nasty case of ‘where are they now?’, the boy featured on the cover of Placebo’s 1996 self-titled debut is now all grown-up, and


Say Hello To The Future Of Music: Introducing The Vibrochord

Say Hello To The Future Of Music: Introducing The Vibrochord

Whether it’s the current dominance of the electronicic bastard child that is dubstep (steel yourselves Muse fans), or the post-soul, post-rock, post-everything mentality, to even


Japan Introduces Harsh New Anti-Music Piracy Laws

Japan Introduces Harsh New Anti-Music Piracy Laws

If you thought America was hardline when it came to music piracy, after last months news that the US High Court refused to reduce a


Peter Buck’s First Post-REM Material Leaks Online

Peter Buck’s First Post-REM Material Leaks Online

It was a sad day when R.E.M., one of the most influential and iconic bands of all time, announced they were calling it a day after


Lily Allen Announces Her Return To Music

Lily Allen Announces Her Return To Music

Lily Allen’s been out of the music game since 2009, and for anyone who saw the TV miniseries Rags To Riches knows, in that time she managed


Two Door Cinema Club Announce New Album

Two Door Cinema Club Announce New Album

More album news today, following the announcement of a collaboration between Yoko Ono and members of Sonic Youth; fans of choppy guitars, dancefloor-ready beats and


Yoko Ono And Members Of Sonic Youth To Release Collaborative Album

Yoko Ono And Members Of Sonic Youth To Release Collaborative Album

Wondering what the musical equation of John Lennon’s muse and members of Sonic Youth would sound like? Wonder no more, as today sees the announcement


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:




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