Music

WATCH: AN HOUR-LONG SET FROM PARIS HILTON YOU NEVER NEEDED TO SEE

A few weeks back we reported that Paris Hilton is getting paid $347,000 per hour to DJ in Ibiza. If that news wasn’t depressing enough, an hour-long video of her set at Pacha in Portugal has just been released – giving you a taste of what Hilton does on the decks.

As the crowd clamours towards to the front for close-up photos and the possibility of a high-five, Hilton... read more

SUGE KNIGHT REPORTEDLY SHOT SIX TIMES AT PARTY HOSTED BY CHRIS BROWN

Hip-hop mogul Suge Knight has been reportedly been hospitalised after being shot six times at a MTV VMA pre-party hosted by Chris Brown.

Knight, best known as the former CEO of pioneer gangster rap label Death Row Records, walked out of 10AK nigthclub in West Hollywood after the incident before being spotted by a police officer and taken to hospital. Reports state that he is out of surgery and expected to recover. Meanwhile, there are also two other shooting victims – one of whom... read more

MUSIC NEWS OF THE WEEK

NEWS DROP EVERYTHING: KIM KARDASHIAN IS COMING TO AUSTRALIA, AND YOU CAN MEET HER ... read more

DROP EVERYTHING: KIM KARDASHIAN IS COMING TO AUSTRALIA, AND YOU CAN MEET HER

POWER COUPLE IN THE HOUSE. With Kanye West’s colossal Yeezus tour set to hit Australia in just a matter of weeks, we have received news that he won’t be travelling alone: Kim Kardashian will also be arriving on our shores, making some appearances of her own to promote her Kardashian Kollection range. The leading lady from the socialite sisters will be gracing us with her presence at Parramatta Westfield on September 13 from 2:30pm, where she... read more

WATCH: COLDPLAY ‘TRUE LOVE’

While Coldplay filmed the video to recent single ‘A Sky Full of Stars’ on the streets of Newtown, their latest single from the Ghost Stories album tikes a slightly more bizarre turn. ‘True Love’ sees singer Chris Martin dancing with a mop in a sumo suit. Need we say more? Watch the video below, while Coldplay have already commenced work on the follow-up to Ghost Stories: ... read more

LISTEN: SISQO ‘A-LIST’ FT. WAKA FLOCKA FLAME

While Sisqo may not be at the top of 2014′s most #relevant artists, that isn’t stopping him from releasing new material and touring across the globe. Now he’s unleashed a banger called ‘A-List’ with none other than Brick Squad OG Waka Flocka Flame. Flocka has partnered with some big names such as Steve Aoki & Flosstradamus in recent times, but we’ve got to say that this one tops all the dance crossover collaborations: the Southern-inspired, bass-heavy track... read more

DEAR LORD: THE ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE IS NOW A HALLOWEEN COSTUME

Over the past few weeks, the ALS Ice Bucket Costume has been taking over social media rapidly, raising a phenomenal amount of awareness and financial support for the cause. Everybody from Anna Wintour to Taylor Swift to James Franco to Justin Bieber have all completed it in one form or another, and now we have confirmation that the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge  really is a modern day phenomenon: It has its own Halloween costume.

Yes, you heard right. For $39.99 you can dress up as the Ice... read more

NICKI MINAJ’S ‘ANACONDA’ VIDEO BREAKS MILEY CYRUS’ VEVO RECORD

In case you’ve been living under a rock this week, Nicki Minaj finally unveiled her video to ‘Anaconda’ which featured lots of jiggling butts, whipped cream and outrageous visuals. Now, it has been officially announced that the video has broken the record held by Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’ clip for the most views in 24 hours. While Cyrus’ video gained 19.3 million views in a day, she was edged out by Minaj – who raked in a spectacular 19.6 million... read more

FIVE NEW TRACKS THIS WEEK

‘Stay Forever’  Panama

Panama are easily among our favourite acts to come from local label Future Classic. When you watch them play venues like Oxford Factory, it’s clear these Sydney boys deserve to be playing internationally, which is why we’re ecstatic that they’re touring Europe as we speak. ‘Stay Forever’... read more

THE KNIFE ANNOUNCE SPLIT THIS NOVEMBER

Sad news this morning.

Extremely eclectic but always excellent Swedish electronic duo The Knife have announced that they will break up this November, following the completion of their European tour. Member Karin Dreijer Andersson stated that ”When we finish the tour now in November, we will close down, it’s our last tour. We don’t have any obligations to continue, it should only and always be for fun.”

Perhaps best known for their track ‘Heartbeats’... read more