Meet Aurous, The Music Industry’s New Worst Nightmare

Meet Aurous, The Music Industry’s New Worst Nightmare

Although record labels are still contending with streaming services over rights and royalty payments, it looks as though they’ve finally resigned themselves to the fact

Ween Break Up, “It’s Been A Long Time, 25 Years. It Was A Good Run”

Ween Break Up, “It’s Been A Long Time, 25 Years. It Was A Good Run”

Gene Ween, the man born Aaron Freeman, has dropped a minor bombshell in a recent interview with Rolling Stone that’s he’s “retiring Gene Ween,” and


World’s Oldest Instruments Discovered, May Have Given Us The Edge Over Neanderthals

World’s Oldest Instruments Discovered, May Have Given Us The Edge Over Neanderthals

If you thought the world’s oldest instrument was some form of guitar, or even drum. Then scientists have just proven you wrong. Archaeologists excavating a cave in


Lana Del Rey Duets With Soul Legend Bobby Womack

Lana Del Rey Duets With Soul Legend Bobby Womack

Lana Del Rey, everybody’s favourite (and not so favourite) bee-stung-lipped, headline-dwelling chanteuse has remained at the centre of much of 2012’s music news. From cancelling her


Pink Floyd Guitarist Caught Up In Bomb Scare

Pink Floyd Guitarist Caught Up In Bomb Scare

Pink Floyd may have asked “Mother do you think they’ll drop the bomb?” on 1980’s The Wall, but even Floyd’s guitar virtuoso David Gilmour couldn’t


Mary J. Blige Labelled ‘Deadbeat Diva’ After Dodgy Charity Books Uncovered

Mary J. Blige Labelled ‘Deadbeat Diva’ After Dodgy Charity Books Uncovered

The Grammy-winning soul singer Mary J. Blige has been ousted for some shady business practices over a charity scam that sees the singer, along with


Danzig Reveals Producers Asked Him To Play X-Men’s Wolverine, Says Hugh Jackman’s Version Is Gay

Danzig Reveals Producers Asked Him To Play X-Men’s Wolverine, Says Hugh Jackman’s Version Is Gay

Hugh Jackman has long been the Hollywood face of Wolverine, the iconic X-men character that the Aussie actor brought to life on the silver screen;


Electronic Music, So Simple A Monkey Could Play It, Right?

Electronic Music, So Simple A Monkey Could Play It, Right?

Electronic music often gets derided as being a bunch of knob-twiddlers and laptop jockeys pressing a bunch of buttons that makes the music for them.


Hip Hop Festival-goers Delayed By Zombie Attack, Wait What?

Hip Hop Festival-goers Delayed By Zombie Attack, Wait What?

Miami’s traffic-jammed MacArthur Causeway became the scene for a bizarre gruesome attack over the weekend, as thousands of punters heading to South Beach’s annual Urban


Lady Gaga Cancels Indonesian Concert After Threats From Islamic Fundamentalists

Lady Gaga Cancels Indonesian Concert After Threats From Islamic Fundamentalists

The Fame Monster, due here next month as part of her sell-out national tour, will be skipping over Indonesia on her way down under after


Giorgio Moroder Raps For New Daft Punk Album

Giorgio Moroder Raps For New Daft Punk Album

The trickle of reports coming in for the highly-anticipated album from Daft Punk just get more and more interesting. Following reports earlier in the year


Beck’s Son Dances On Stage With His Dad

Beck’s Son Dances On Stage With His Dad

Are you sitting down? Because what we’re about to show you will most likely not only be the most awesome thing you’ll see all day,


The Bridge From Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “Under The Bridge” Found

The Bridge From Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “Under The Bridge” Found

What’s the most famous bridge in music? The one James Brown was forever taking us to? Foo Fighters and Kate Bush burning them? The answer


LCD Soundsystem The Latest Victim Of Advertisement Song Rip Off?

LCD Soundsystem The Latest Victim Of Advertisement Song Rip Off?

Following in the wake of Beach House getting ripped off in a television ad for Volkswagen and the John Butler Trio settling with Oikos Yoghurt over the


Spain Tells Their Eurovision Entrant, ‘Don’t Win, We Can’t Afford It’

Spain Tells Their Eurovision Entrant, ‘Don’t Win, We Can’t Afford It’

Europe’s biggest conflation of pop music, sheer spectacle and the ridiculously attractive begins this weekend for Eurovision 2012, when 26 nations square off in Baku,


New Aerosmith Single ‘Legendary Child’ Leaks Online

New Aerosmith Single ‘Legendary Child’ Leaks Online

It’s been a long time between drinks for Aerosmith, even after they kissed and made up; but on American Idol last night, Steven Tyler forwent


Beck Releases New Single With Jack White

Beck Releases New Single With Jack White

You might be getting sick of Jack White’s Guinness World records shenanigans (space vinyl! elitists! metpahors!), but he’s still a very busy boy musically. His old-school




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