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  1. Triffids To Lead Hall Of Fame Inductees

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Triffids are among the acts set to be inducted into the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Hall of Fame next month. They join the New Zealand-formed rock bands Dragon and Max Merritt and the Meteors, and Melbourne-based singer so ...

  2. Aussie Guitarist Lobby Loyde Dies

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Australian guitar hero Lobby Loyde died April 21 in a Melbourne hospital after a two-year battle with lung and brain cancer. The 66-year-old is acknowledged as creating the blueprint of the aggressive "pub rock" guitar style that AC/DC a ...

  3. Aussie Impresario Clifford Hocking Dies

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT He was 74. Australian impresario and festival director Clifford Hocking died Monday night (June 12) in a Melbourne hospital after suffering a stroke. He was 74. Hocking is best remembered as launching the career of satirist Barry Humphries (who is ...

  4. Publicist Plays Down Kylie Cancer Recovery Report

    January 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Kylie Minogue's agent has played down a report that the Australian pop star had been given the "all clear" after undergoing treatment for breast cancer, but said there had been no recurrence of the di Kylie Minogue's agent has ...

  5. Seekers Manager John Kovac Dies

    December 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST John Kovac, manager of Australian folk-rock band the Seekers, died of a heart attack in a Melbourne hospital yesterday (Dec. 8). He was 50 years old. John Kovac, manager of Australian folk-rock band the Seekers, died of a heart attack in a Melbour ...

  6. Seekers Manager John Kovac Dies

    December 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST John Kovac, manager of Australian folk-rock band the Seekers, died of a heart attack in a Melbourne hospital yesterday (Dec. 8). He was 50 years old. John Kovac, manager of Australian folk-rock band the Seekers, died of a heart attack in a Melbour ...