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UK Charts: Bruce Springsteen beats Madonna in England

It was The Boss vs The Queen of Pop in the race to Number 1, but of the two American music icons, it's Bruce Springsteen who takes the glory in this week's Official Albums Chart.

June 23, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Himesh Patel and Ed Sheeran had a great time working on Yesterday

Ed Sheeran got on like a house on fire with Yesterday star Himesh Patel while working on the movie.

June 23, 2019
Bruce Springsteen Western Stars
Australian Charts: Bruce Springsteen beats Madonna to no 1 album in Australia

In the battle for No.1 this week between Madonna and Bruce Springsteen, The Boss beats Madame X with his new nineteenth studio album "Western Stars", becoming the fourth chart-topping album here for Bruce Springsteen.

June 22, 2019
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Australian Charts: Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X have no 1 for 9th week

"Old Town Road" for rapper Lil' Nas X with country singer Billy Ray Cyrus holds for a ninth broken week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart, plus the song is now 5x▲Platinum in sales.

June 22, 2019
Elliot Roberts photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young’s Manager Elliot Roberts has died at age 76

Elliot Roberts, one of the most respected and liked managers of the rock era, has died at age 76.

June 22, 2019
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The Rolling Stones Kick Off First Show of 2019 with Street Fighting Man

‘Street Fighting Man’ was the first anthem for the Rolling Stones first show of the No Filter 2019 tour in Chicago.

June 22, 2019
Facebook Reverses Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy Image Ban

Facebook is finally allowing the cover of Led Zeppelin’s classic ‘Houses of the Holy’ album to be shown on the platform.

June 22, 2019
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Thom Yorke Reveals Third Solo Album To Be Called ANIMA

Thom Yorke’s third solo album ‘ANIMA’ is coming as soon as 28 June.

June 22, 2019
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper thanks God for stopping drinking

Alice Cooper thinks God gave him "another chance" when he stopped drinking.

June 22, 2019
Olly Murs photo by Zo Damage
Olly Murs undergoes knee surgery

British popstar Olly Murs is recuperating after undergoing surgery on his knee.

June 22, 2019
Troye Sivan
Troye Sivan cringes at his old YouTube videos

Troye Sivan is proud of his YouTube roots - but can't bear to watch his old videos back.

June 22, 2019
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Adds Extra Coffs Harbour and Sunshine Coast Shows

Coffs Harbour and the Sunshine Coast have scored additional Elton John farewell Yellow Brick Road shows.

June 21, 2019
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Bobby Brown and Bell Biv Devoe Announce Australian Dates with host Flavor Flav

Bobby Brown and Bell Biv Devoe will become BBRM with host Flavor Flav of Public Enemy for Australia and New Zealand dates in October.

June 21, 2019
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About 100 Caught Out With Fake Billy Ocean Tickets In Melbourne

Around 100 Billy Ocean fans were turned away from the singer’s Melbourne concert at the Palais Theatre on Wednesday night after being caught with fake tickets. Most reported that their tickets were purchased from ticketing reseller Viagogo.

June 21, 2019
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DMA’s Preview Unplugged Album with ‘In The Air’ Video

With DMA’s ‘Unplugged’ on vinyl a week away here is the preview of the album with the track ‘In The Air’.

June 21, 2019
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Prep Their 15th Album

Australia’s most prolific band ever King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard will release their 15th album ‘Infest The Rat’s Nest’ on 25 June.

June 21, 2019
Freddie Mercury
Freddie Mercury’s ‘Time Waits For No One’ Suddenly Appears

A new Freddie Mercury song, complete with a fully produced music video, has suddenly appeared after 40 years.

June 21, 2019
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Grinspoon Transition to Classic Rock Status

Grinspoon are fast transitioning to Classic Rock Status with sell-out shows reported in both Melbourne and Wollongong for their Chemical Hearts tour.

June 21, 2019
James Hetfield of Metallica photo by Ros OGorman
Metallica Say the Stones Stopped Them Breaking Up in 2004

Metallica were on the brink of calling it quits before receiving a phone call from the Rolling Stones asking them to open for the band.

June 21, 2019
Beyonce photo by Ros OGorman
Beyonce and Donald Glover Duet in new Lion King teaser

Disney bosses have teased Beyonce and Donald Glover's cover of Elton John's Can You Feel the Love Tonight in a new commercial for The Lion King remake.

June 21, 2019
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New Music Releases for 20 June 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: Mark Ronson, Hollywood Vampires, Willie Nelson, Luke Combs (EP), Lil' Nas X, Will Young, Prince, Richard Reed Parry, Collective Soul, Cassius, Hot Chip, The Wiggles, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, The Saboteurs, Two Door Cinema Club, So Fresh Winter 2019 and the soundtracks for 'Toy Story 4' and 'Yesterday'.

June 21, 2019
Jake Bowen of Periphery to host Masterclass at Melbourne Guitar Show 2019
Jake Bowen of Periphery to present Masterclass at the 2019 Melbourne Guitar Show

Peripheny’s Jake Bowen will present a masterclass for Ibanez Australia at the Melbourne Guitar Show on 3 August.

June 20, 2019
The Amity Affliction performed at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 17 December 2015 as part of the Big Ass Tour photo by Zo Damage
The Amity Affliction adds Trophy Eyes and Make Them Suffer to Brisbane show

Newcastle’s Trophy Eyes and Perth’s Make Them Suffer have joined The Amity Affliction show for Brisbane on 14 September.

June 20, 2019
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie Stars Announced

Benjamin Belsey (10 years of age, from Point Cook), Elijah Slavinskis (10, Ashburton), Edgar Stirling (10, St Kilda), Lenny Thomas (12, Bonbeach) and Lachlan Young (13, Camberwell) will play the role of Charlie Bucket in Melbourne edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

June 20, 2019
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Jimmy Barnes Melbourne Show Upscaled To Rod Laver Arena

Jimmy Barnes ‘Shutting Down Your Town’ Melbourne date has been given more than a double-up up-scale moving from the 7,500 capacity Margaret Court Arena to the 14,820 capacity Rod Laver Arena.

June 20, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eminem, Khalid to Guest on Next Ed Sheeran Album

Ed Sheeran has unviewed the complete tracklisting and guest list for his next album with Eminem, Khalid and 50 Cent some of the names joining the ‘No 6 Collaborations Project’.

June 19, 2019
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Creative Victoria’a Changes Program Details

This year, Creative Victoria’s Music Passport program brings the change makers and deal brokers of Brazil to Melbourne to meet with local industry and discover local talent in our vibrant music capital.

June 19, 2019
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Brian Cadd Debuts Moving Video for ‘Everybody’s Leaving’

When Brian Cadd released his album ‘Silver City’ in February one of the highlights was the moving ‘Everybody’s Leaving’, a song not just about the greats we lost in recent years, but also a statement about our own mortality.

June 18, 2019
Tim Rogers, Davey Lane and Ash Naylor Present Tommy Live at Memo Music Hall

You Am I’s Tim Rogers has gathered his contemporaries to become Captain Walker’s Unborn Children for a complete performance of Pete Townshend’s classic rock opera Tommy this weekend.

June 18, 2019
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Dave Mustaine of Megadeth Reveals He Had Throat Cancer

Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine has sent a message to fans to let them know that he has been diagnosed with throat cancer.

June 18, 2019