SOUND TEST

GQ (Australia) - - THESOURCE -

THERE’S A FRESH WAVE OF HEADLINERS COM­ING FOR OUR SHORES. BUT HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW THEM? MATCH THE FACTS TO THE MUSOS AND WIN A PRIZE*.

1. Once re­fused to per­form in Rio de Janeiro un­til a roadie col­lected a jacket left at a pre­vi­ous show – in Lon­don.

2. Writes songs on a type­writer be­cause it’s too easy to delete work on a com­puter if “hav­ing a bad day”.

3. Was knocked out by a bot­tle, af­ter the crowd turned ugly dur­ing a per­for­mance at the UK’S Reading Fes­ti­val.

4. The sub­ject of a pe­ti­tion to be de­ported from the US that re­ceived 270,000 sig­na­tures of sup­port. Made $75m last year.

5. The headline act at a ben­e­fit for the David Lynch Foun­da­tion, in sup­port of tran­scen­den­tal med­i­ta­tion.

6. Smashed a gui­tar and shouted “I’m not fuckin’ Justin Bieber, you moth­er­fuck­ers” af­ter a per­for­mance was cut short at the UK iheartra­dio fes­ti­val.

7. Has an as­ter­oid named af­ter him.

8. A long-time model train en­thu­si­ast who owns a stake in a US model lo­co­mo­tive man­u­fac­tur­ing com­pany.

JUSTIN BIEBER PLAYS PERTH, MAR 6; MELBOURNE, MAR 10; BRISBANE, MAR 13; SYDNEY MAR 15; JUSTIN BIEBERMUSIC.COM BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG GREEN DAY PLAY PERTH, APR 30; ADELAIDE, MAY 3; MELB’NE, MAY 5, BRISBANE, MAY 8; SYDNEY, MAY 10; GREENDAY.COM NEIL YOUNG PLAYS BLUESFEST, BYRON BAY APR 13-17; BLUES FEST.COM.AU BRENDON URIE PANIC! AT THE DISCO PLAY PERTH JAN 25, SYDNEY JAN 27, MELB JAN 28, 29, BRISBANE JAN 31; PANICAT THEDISCO.COM

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN PLAYS PERTH, JAN 22, 25, 27; ADELAIDE, JAN 30; MELBOURNE, FEB 2, 4; SYDNEY, FEB 7, 9; BRISBANE, FEB 14, 16; BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN.NET AXL ROSE GUNS N’ ROSES PLAY BRISBANE, FEB 7; SYDNEY, FEB 10, 11; MELBOURNE, FEB 14; ADELAIDE, FEB 18; PERTH, FEB 21; GUNSN ROSES.COM NICK CAVE NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS PLAY SYDNEY, JAN 20, 21; NEWC, JAN 22; BRISBANE, JAN 25; MELB, JAN 27, 28; ADELAIDE, JAN 29; PERTH, JAN 31; NICKCAVE.COM DIXIE CHICKS PLAY CMC ROCKS, IPSWICH, MAR 24-26; CMCROCKS.COM

YOUNG. NEIL 8: SPRINGSTEEN. BRUCE 7: ARMSTRONG. JOE BILLIE 6: CHICKS. DIXIE 5: BIEBER. JUSTIN 4: URIE. BRENDON 3: CAVE. NICK 2: ROSE. AXL 1: ANSWERS:

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