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Ross Wilson Mondo Rock, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Back To Reactor1 Show Gathers 10 Aussie Acts For One Sydney Show

Sydney will play host to a brand new music gathering, Back To Reactor1, in 2016.

December 3, 2015
Brand New Heavies
N’Dea Davenport Rejoins Brand New Heavies

N’Dea Davenport, the almost original singer for Brand New Heavies, has re-joined the band for a 2016 tour.

December 3, 2015
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Thug Chris Brown Dropped From The Daily Show

Celebrity thug Chris Brown suffered a double blow to himself on Tuesday (01Dec15) after he was dropped as a U.S. talk show guest hours after learning his criminal record had cost him the chance to tour Australia.

December 3, 2015
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Facebook Page Removed Following Another Suicide Post

It appears that Sinead O'Connor's family and management are finally starting to take her situation seriously.

December 3, 2015
Steve Cropper - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest To Become A Blues Brothers Fest With Steve Cropper Added

The Original Blues Brothers Band. featuring the legendary Steve Cropper, have been added to Bluesfest.

December 3, 2015
Amy Winehouse and Tim Cashmere at SXSW
Amy Winehouse, Nina Simone Documentaries Nominated For Oscars

Amy Winehouse, Nina Simone and Laurie Anderson documentaries have been nominated for the Academy Award.

December 3, 2015
Chaka Khan, Noise11, Photo
Chaka Khan To Receive SheRocks Award

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) has announced acclaimed singer-songwriter Chaka Khan as a 2016 She Rocks Award recipient.

December 3, 2015
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey Still Moaning About TSA

Last summer, Morrissey says that he was groped by a TSA agent at San Francisco International Airport while going through the security process.

December 3, 2015
Walter Trout, music news,
Walter Trout Returns To The London Stage

‘He’s Back!!’ was the message from all the posters around the Forum and from the very start it was clear that, after two years of terrible illness, a liver transplant and a long recovery, he was indeed back and with a renewed fire in his belly as well.

December 3, 2015
CeeLo Green. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
CeeLo Green Starts A Record Label

CeeLo Green has signed a new deal with Sony Music Entertainment which will see him launch a record label.

December 3, 2015
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
BBC Music Award Nominees For 2015 Revealed

This is the second year for the BBC Music Awards which honors both British and International artists in just five categories.

December 3, 2015
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Watch Bruce Springsteen ‘Out On The Street’ From 1980

Bruce Springsteen's multi-disc edition of his classic 1980 album The River will be out this Friday and, in advance of the release, a performance video has been posted of the singer and his E-Street Band performing Out in the Street.

December 3, 2015
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Rushed To Hospital

Mariah Carey is in a New York City hospital fighting off a reportedly severe flu.

December 2, 2015
The Exploited, music news,
The Exploited To Start Australia And New Zealand Tour Friday In Christchurch

The Exploited are on their way to Australia via New Zealand with the tour kicking off in Christchurch this Friday.

December 2, 2015
Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings
Gillian Welch And Dave Rawlings Adds Second Melbourne And Sydney

Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings have added extra Sydney and Melbourne shows following sell-outs in both cities.

December 2, 2015
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Thug Chris Brown’s Australian Tour Cancelled

The Australian and New Zealand tour for celebrity thug Chris Brown has been cancelled.

December 2, 2015
50 Cent - photo by Ros O'Gorman images photo
50 Cent Is Developing A Sitcom

50 Cent is developing a new TV comedy loosely based on what life is like as a member of his entourage.

December 2, 2015
Richie Ramone photo by Ros O'Gorman
Richie Ramone To Headline CherryRock016

Richie Ramone, The Ramones drummer from 1983 to 1987, will headline CherryRock016.

December 2, 2015
Stereophonics, Ian Laidlaw, Photo
Stereophonics To Headline Isle Of Wight

Stereophonics front man Kelly Jones caught up with Absolute Radio Breakfast Show host Christian O’Connell backstage at the bands intimate show for War Child and Absolute Radio.

December 2, 2015
The Hills Are Alive
Bad//Dreems, Ngaire To Play 8th The Hills Are Alive Festival

The first 18 acts for the 8th annual The Hills Are Alive music festival in Gippsland has been announced with Bad//Dreems headlining the event.

December 2, 2015
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Asks Family To Visit Her In Hospital

Sinead O'Connor is begging her family to visit in her hospital less than 24 hours after she blasted them on social media.

December 2, 2015
Ariana Grande, music news,
Ariana Grande Cancels All Upcoming Shows

Pop star Ariana Grande has cancelled four shows in December (15).

December 2, 2015
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Drake Is Spotify’s Most Streamed Artist Of 2015

Drake is Spotify's most streamed artist of 2015.

December 2, 2015
Joe Satriani - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Joe Satriani Talks Up 15th Album

Legendary guitarist, Joe Satriani, has just finished touring his 15th solo studio album, “Shockwave Supernova” to great acclaim. caught up with him on the red carpet at the Classic Rock Awards on 11th November 2015.

December 2, 2015
David Foster
David Foster Is Divorcing His Fourth Wife

David Foster and his wife of four years, Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Yolanda Foster have announced that they are getting divorced.

December 2, 2015
Sly and the Family Stone Cynthia Robinson
R.I.P. Cynthia Robinson of Sly & The Family Stone 1944-2015

Cynthia Robinson, the vocalist and trumpeter for Sly and the Family Stone, died from cancer on November 23 at the age of 71.

December 2, 2015
The rolling stones Keith Richards, Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Keith Richards Says Jagger’s Ego Sent Him Solo

Keith Richards claims he only branched out by himself because Mick Jagger went on an ego trip with his solo work.

December 2, 2015
Enya Dark Sky Island
Enya Debuts At 8 In The USA

There is really only one story when it comes to the U.S. record business this week and it has to do with a rather young artist, at least in the scope of this site, Adele. Her third album, 25, set a record by selling 3.38 million albums in its first week smashing the previous record of 2.42 million by N'SYNC for their 2000 album No Strings Attached.

December 2, 2015
Pat Simmons of the Doobie Brothers, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Journey, Doobie Brothers, Dave Mason To Tour San Francisco Fest In 2016

Journey, the Doobie Brothers and Dave Mason will go on the road together next year with the San Francisco Fest 2016 Tour.

December 2, 2015
Phil Collins, Noise11, Photo
Adele And Phil Collins Do Not Have Issues

Adele has played down a rumoured feud with Phil Collins after he called her a "slippery fish" for opting not to write a song with him for her new album.

December 2, 2015