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David Byrne Wins Helpmann for Best International Contemporary Concert

David Byrne has won a Helpmann Award in Australia for the Best International Contemporary Concert.

July 16, 2019
Filter to release 20th Anniversary edition of ‘Title of Record’

Filter have expanded their second album ‘Title of Record’ for a 20th anniversary edition coming in August.

July 16, 2019
Brian Ritchie, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
2019 Art Music Awards Finalists Revealed And Brian Ritchie is one of them

Violent Femmes’ Brian Ritchie has been nominated for the Excellence by an Individual Award at the 2019 APRA AMCOS Art Music Awards.

July 16, 2019
NeilYoung at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young and Bob Dylan Perform Together In Ireland

Neil Young and Bob Dylan fans were treated with a twofer when Neil and Bob performed together for the first time since 1994 in Kilkenny, Ireland on 14 July.

July 15, 2019
Slim Dusty
Slim Dusty Festival Kempsey is taking 2019 off

Kempsey’s annual Slim Dusty Festival has been canned for 2019 but it will return in 2020.

July 15, 2019
Ash Grunwald
Ash Grunwald To Launch Signature Pratley Guitar At Melbourne Guitar Show

Australian blues guitarist Ash Grunwald will unveil his new signature guitar for Pratley Guitars at the Melbourne Guitar Show in August.

July 15, 2019
The Mark of Cain
The Mark of Cain to Perform Debut Album Battlesick

The Mark of Cain will reform and perform their debut album ‘Battlesick’ to mark the 30th anniversary of the release.

July 15, 2019
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I’m Talking Release Two Brand New Remixes

I’m Talking will be hitting the clubs in Sydney and Melbourne later this week. Ahead of that you have two new remixes to chill over.

July 15, 2019
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The Rolling Stones Plan On Doing Harlem Shuffle On No Filter Tour

The Rolling Stones have rehearsed up their 1986 hit ‘Harlem Shuffle’ to perform at some stage for the first time since 1990 on this current ‘No Filter’ tour.

July 15, 2019
Dr Miles Gregory at the Shakespeare Gardens Pop Up Globe Announcement. The Pop Up Globe starts in September 2017 at the Myer Music Bowl. Photo by Ros OGorman
Shakespeare’s Pop-Up Globe Is Heading To Perth

The Pop-Up Globe, a replica of the historic Shakespeare Globe Theatre in London, is heading to Perth in October.

July 15, 2019
Evelyn Richardson of Live Performance Australia
Helpmann Awards 2019 Act 1 Winners List

Act 1 of the Helpmann Awards were announced in Melbourne on Sunday night ahead of the main event tonight (Monday, 15 July 2019).

July 15, 2019
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sir Ringo Starr and Sir Paul McCartney give Los Angeles a Knight to Remember

Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Ringo Starr were together on stage in Los Angeles on Saturday night giving Beatles fans a Knight to remember at Dodger Stadium.

July 14, 2019
Sheryl Crow at Margaret Court Arena. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sheryl Crow covers Bob Dylan with Jason Isbell

Sheryl Crow’s new album ‘Threads’ features a cover of the Bob Dylan song ‘Everything Is Broken’ with Jason Isbell.

July 14, 2019
Billie Eilish
Australian Charts: Billie Eilish Gets A Last Week At No 1 before Ed Sheeran takes over

In a lull week of releases ahead of a new Ed Sheeran album on the Friday just gone, Billie Eilish regains the No.1 Albums spot in Australia for a seventh week at the top with "When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?".

July 14, 2019
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Australian Charts: Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X Old Town Road 12th week at no 1

It's a twelfth week at No.1 for the rap/country infused track "Old Town Road" for the rapper Lil' Nas X and the country legend Billy Ray Cyrus, becoming the longest running chart-leader in almost two years ago.

July 14, 2019
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour.
Madonna says awards are over-rated

Madonna doesn't care for awards. The 60-year-old singer doesn't care about having accolades bestowed on her in recognition of her career and doesn't pay much attention to them.

July 14, 2019
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Danny Boyle dropped a scene with Paul McCartney in Yesterday

All the Beatles almost showed up in Danny Boyle's new Fab Four film Yesterday.

July 14, 2019
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R. Kelly faces new charges of Sex Trafficking

R. Kelly has been charged with transporting women and girls across state lines for sex.

July 14, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran confirms marriage on new album

Ed Sheeran has confirmed reports suggesting he and his longtime girlfriend, Cherry Seaborn, are married, by calling her his wife in the lyrics of his new album.

July 14, 2019
Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gerard Way and Grimes pay tribute to manager Lauren Valencia

Former My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way and Grimes have paid tribute to their manager Lauren Valencia after learning she has lost her cancer battle.

July 14, 2019
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Lil Wayne isn’t quitting Blink-182 tour

The 36-year-old rap star appeared to quit the tour in abrupt fashion during a gig in Bristow, Virginia, but he's now confirmed he won't be walking away from the scheduled shows.

July 14, 2019
AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
RUMOUR: AC/DC To Announce World Tour Next Week

AC/DC may announce a world tour as early as next week if rumours are true.

July 12, 2019
Clare Bowditch and John Hedigan
John Hedigan, who has worked with Something For Kate, Clare Bowditch and Darren Middleton, has passed away

John Hedigan, the Melbourne music therapist who has worked with Something for Kate, Clare Bowditch and Darren Middleton, has succumbed to his battle with brain cancer.

July 12, 2019
David Bowie Ziggy Stardust Barbie
Mattel Has Made A David Bowie Ziggy Stardust Barbie Doll

David Bowie’s sci-fi alter ego Ziggy Stardust is being made into a Barbie.

July 12, 2019
Thelma Plum
How Aboriginal Girl Thelma Plum from country NSW wrote a song with Paul McCartney

When Indigenous singer songwriter Thelma Plum was a small girl growing up in the New South Wales country town Delungra, her musical tastes were being molded listening to Paul McCartney and Paul Kelly. On her new album ‘Better In Blak’, she has co-written a song with her two idols.

July 12, 2019
Iluka
Iluka’s new song was produced by Jack Moffitt of The Preatures

The Preatures guitarist Jack Moffitt has been in the studio working on the new song for Iluka.

July 12, 2019
Pretenders ADOTG at Rochford Winery on Saturday 18 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Pretenders Gather Up Iggy, Shirley, Kings of Leon and Incubus for Live DVD

The Pretenders come with added Friends on their new live DVD. The friends are Iggy Pop, Shirley Manson, Incubus and Kings of Leon.

July 12, 2019
Lewis Capaldi
Lewis Capaldi is Still Living in his Parents House

Lewis Capaldi has asked his fans to keep buying his album 'Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extent' again so he can make enough money to move out of his parents' house.

July 12, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran has Written Half of the Next Westlife Album

Ed Sheeran is up front and personal on the next Westlife album.

July 12, 2019
Noel Gallagher of Oasis, Noise11, Photo
Noel Gallagher brands Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun “American Idiots”

Noel Gallagher has weighed in on the Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun soap opera branding both "American idiots".

July 12, 2019