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Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney To Release Paul McCartney III Reimagined

Paul McCartney will release a completely new version of 2020’s ‘McCartney III’ titled ‘McCartney III Reimagined’.

March 12, 2021
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Andrew Farriss Will Have An INXS Surprise At His Shows

Andrew Farriss is planning on reinventing one of his INXS classics on his upcoming Australian tour.

March 12, 2021
Suggs of Madness
Madness To Have Their Own TV Series

Madness past and present members Chris Foreman, Mike 'Barso' Barson, Lee 'Thommo' Thompson, Graham 'Suggs' McPherson, Daniel 'Woody' Woodgate, Mark 'Bedders' Bedford and Carl 'Chas Smash' Smyth - will have their incredible music career documented in a new three-part series, titled 'Before We Was We: Madness by Madness', which will debut on BT TV on May 1.

March 12, 2021
Bee Gees
Sir Kenneth Branagh Recruited for a new Bee Gees Movie

Sir Kenneth Branagh will reportedly lead the way for the Paramount Pictures' movie focused on the life and career of the Bee Gees from their humble beginning to pop superstardom.

March 12, 2021
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Beyoncé Sends A Message To Meghan Markle-Windsor

Beyoncé has sent a message of support to her friend and former Suits star Meghan Markle after the controversial Oprah interview knifing the Royal Family.

March 11, 2021
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Wolfmother and C.W. Stoneking Join Blues On Broadbeach

Wolfmother and C.W. Stoneking are just a couple of names added to Blues on Broadbeach in Queensland in May.

March 11, 2021
Ed Kuepper
Ed Kuepper Has Three Retro Albums On The Way

Former The Saints, Laughing Clowns and The Aints guitarist Ed Kuepper will mark his 45 years as a recording artist with three retro albums.

March 11, 2021
Pierre Baroni
Melbourne Broadcaster, Photographer and Artist Pierre Baroni Loses Battle With Cancer

Pierre Baroni, a one-time member of The Ponys and The Aliens, has died after an 18-month battle with cancer.

March 11, 2021
DZ Deathrays
DZ Deathrays Debut All Or Nothing Video

DZ Deathrays have started to preview with 2021 album ‘Positive Rising Part 2’ with a video for the all-new song ‘All Or Nothing’.

March 11, 2021
Alice Cooper ‘Detroit Stories’ Is A Hit Album All Over The World

Alice Cooper has had a good week. His ‘Detroit Stories’ album has been a Top 10 album in 10 countries.

March 11, 2021
Adam Thompson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chocolate Starfish Cover 4 Non Blondes’ ‘What’s Up’

Melbourne’s Chocolate Starfish have found another song to cover. This time its 4 Non Blondes 1993 hit ‘What’s Up’.

March 11, 2021
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Silk Sonic Confirmed For Grammy Awards After Bruno Mars Tantrum

Bruno Mars' new band Silk Sonic will perform at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, after bosses took heed of their pleas.

March 11, 2021
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Pink Floyd Reunion Dashed As David Gilmour Says He Is Done With Touring

Pink Floyd's David Gilmour insists he "absolutely" doesn't want to go back to the group and play stadiums again, as he enjoys being able to be "free to do" what he wants.

March 11, 2021
Rod Stewart - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rod Stewart Teams With New Zealand In American Cup Effort

In an act of unity and support, 100% Pure New Zealand has invited rock music icon, Rod Stewart to surprise America's Cup teams with a "dock out" serenade of his hit song, Sailing.

March 11, 2021
The Weeknd
The Weeknd Nominated For Six Juno Awards

R&B superstar The Weeknd is aiming to strike gold at the 2021 Juno Awards after landing six nominations.

March 11, 2021
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Takes The BBC On A Tour Of His Life

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl will join host Dermot O’Leary for an in-depth look back at his career to date in the latest instalment of BBC Two’s Reel Stories.

March 11, 2021
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Machine Gun Kelly Wants To Reinvent Himself

Machine Gun Kelly is keen to keep reinventing himself every time he releases new tracks and he wants to be so "polarising" that people feel like they have to listen to his music.

March 11, 2021
Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Check Out Courtney Barnett’s Live Archive

Courtney Barnett has revealed an website of her live music.

March 10, 2021
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Gary Numan Releases Numusic with ‘I Am Screaming’

Gary Numan will release his 18th solo album ‘Intruder’ on 21 May 2021.

March 10, 2021
Roady4Roadies Day Set For April 11

Sunday 11 April has been designated Roady4Roadies Day 2021. The event to be held in 10 cities around Australia is a day for crew and the musicians who work with them to reconnect in social gatherings.

March 10, 2021
DMA’s On Liam Gallagher’s Seal of Approval

DMA's, which features Tommy O'Dell, Matt Mason, and Johnny Took, have already been given the blessing of the former Oasis star and they admitted that receiving support from Liam is "great" for them.

March 10, 2021
The Weeknd
The Weeknd Wins IFPI Global Digital Award

IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced that Blinding Lights by The Weeknd is the winner of 2020’s IFPI Global Digital Single Award.

March 10, 2021
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Alicia Keys Removes ‘Perfect’ From Her Vocabulary

Alicia Keys felt under pressure to present a perfect image of herself early in her career, but Alicia now believes that being "perfectly imperfect is the magic".

March 10, 2021
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Cardi B Becomes First Female To Be Awarded Diamond Single Award

Cardi B has made history by becoming the first female rapper to receive a diamond-certified single in America with Bodak Yellow.

March 10, 2021
Laneway Music Presents Welcome Back Melbourne At The Thornbury Theatre

Laneway Music has teamed Dollsquad, Radio KSG and Charlie Marshall & The Body Electric.

March 9, 2021
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Brandon Boyd of Incubus To Exhibit Artwork in Sydney

Incubus singer Brandon Boyd will exhibit his artwork in Sydney next week.

March 9, 2021
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50 Rolling Stones Unreleased Tracks Leak Online

50 unused songs by The Rolling Stones have popped up online.

March 9, 2021
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Australian Charts : Architects ‘For Those That Wish To Exist’ Debuts At No 1

English metalcore act Architects see their ninth studio album "For Those That Wish to Exist" become their first No.1 album in both Australia and their home country of England this week.

March 9, 2021
Michael Gudinski photo by Ros OGorman
Michael Gudinski Memorial Set for 24 March 2021

The Victorian State Government State Funeral for Mushroom founder Michael Gudinski will take place at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 24 March 2021.

March 9, 2021
Willie Nelson
SXSW Reveals Full List of Showcasing Artists

SXSW has announced another crop of showcasing artists as it also rounds up the list of keynotes.

March 9, 2021