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Nick of Time by Nick Hampton
Record Exec Nick Hampton Publishes His Autobiography

Former EMI Record executive Nick Hampton has published his life story with ‘Nick of Time: My Life and Career All on the Record’.

August 17, 2020
Announcement: First Nations artists work to challenge stereotypes and break down barriers to audiences

New research from the Australia Council for the Arts explores the perspectives of First Nations artists and creatives working in theatre and dance.

August 17, 2020
Kev Carmody Has Some Words For 3AW’s Tom Elliott

3AW’s drivetime presenter Tom Elliott is not known for his sensitivity to our First Australians. In fact, his rhetoric often borders on full-blown racism.

August 17, 2020
Cavern Club
Liverpool’s Historic Cavern Club May Close Permanently Because of Covid

Liverpool's historic Cavern Club could close permanently, due to Covid-19.

August 17, 2020
Taylor Swift photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Albums” Taylor Swift ‘Folklore’ is Number One For Third Week

Taylor Swift becomes the first artist of 2020 to hold the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums Chart for a third week, as her eighth studio album "folklore" is the top selling set again in Australia.

August 17, 2020
John Legend, Image, Ros O'Gorman
John Legend Is Making A TV Series About Himself

John Legend has drawn inspiration from his childhood for his new TV series.

August 17, 2020
Corey Taylor
Corey Taylor Wants His Solo Music To Piss Fans Off

Corey Taylor - who is best known for being the frontman of Slipknot and Stone Sour - is branching out into solo projects with the upcoming release of his debut solo album 'CMFT', and has said he's eager to make music that "pretentious pricks can't understand".

August 17, 2020
Neil Young and Crazy Horse Greendale tour Melbourne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Premieres Biting ‘Looking For A Leader 2020’ VIDEO

Neil Young has premiered his 'Looking For A Leader 2020' video in the latest edition of his "From The Porch" series.

August 15, 2020
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Announcement: The State of Music expands with ‘Introducing’ Series

Mushroom Group are pleased to announce The State of Music – INTRODUCING series, a new streaming initiative developed in partnership with the Victorian Government as part of Victoria Together.

August 15, 2020
Neil Young and Crazy Horse Greendale tour Melbourne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Reveals More From The Archives

Neil Young will release two more live albums from his archives and the second volume of The Archives box set.

August 14, 2020
Marty Stuart
Marty Stuart Inducted Into Country Music Hall of Fame

Noise11.com’s Chief Operating Officer Nick Kontonicolas has congratulated country music legend Marty Stuart on being inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame as a Modern Era Artist.

August 14, 2020
Port Fairy Folk Festival
Announcement: Port Fairy Folk Festival Cancels 2021 Event

The Port Fairy Folk Festival Committee today announced that the 2021 Festival will not go ahead.

August 14, 2020
Alicia Keys image, Ros O'Gorman
Alicia Keys Teases Khalid Collaboration

Alicia Keys tagged Khalid in a Twitter post, in which she shared a 15-second audio clip. She wrote in the post: "I think it's time."

August 14, 2020
James Hetfield of Metallica photo by Ros OGorman
Metallica Describe Lady Gaga As Fearless

Metallica - comprising James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, Robert Trujillo and Lars Ulrich - joined forces with Lady Gaga for a performance of their track 'Moth Into Flame' at the 2017 Grammys.

August 14, 2020
The Weeknd
The Weeknd Donates Big For Beirut Relief Efforts

The Weeknd has donated $300,000 (£230,0000) to Global Aid for Lebanon to help the relief effort following last week's warehouse explosion that levelled a large part of Beirut.

August 14, 2020
Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Miley Cyrus and Cody Simpson Split

Miley Cyrus and Cody Simpson have split, according to new reports.

August 14, 2020
Dolly Parton photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton On Not Allowing Elvis Presley To Cover ‘I Will Always Love You’

Saying no to Elvis Presley when he asked to cover one of her biggest hits was one of the hardest things Dolly Parton has ever had to do.

August 14, 2020
Jon Bon Jovi, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Jon Bon Jovi’s Son Recovers From Coronavirus

Jon Bon Jovi's son Jacob has "fully recovered" from an intestinal bout of the coronavirus.

August 13, 2020
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Considers A 20th Anniversary Rock DJ Make-Over

Robbie Williams is considering remaking his controversial 'Rock DJ' music video to mark its 20th anniversary.

August 13, 2020
CeeLo Green. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
CeeLo Green Apologises for Cardi B Nicki Minaj Rant

Hip-hop star CeeLo Green has withdrawn his harsh criticism of female rappers Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, and Megan Thee Stallion, insisting his comments were taken out of context.

August 13, 2020
Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Hill’s Daughter Speaks Up About Trauma Growing Up

Lauryn Hill's eldest daughter has gone public with the "trauma" she suffered growing up with her strict mother, likening the hip-hop star's disciplinary methods to "slave" beatings.

August 13, 2020
Stevie Nicks ADOTG at Rochford Winery on Saturday 18 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Nicks Compares Covid-19 To American Horror Story

Stevie Nicks fears she'll never sing again if she catches Covid-19, comparing the pandemic to American Horror Story: Apocalypse.

August 13, 2020
Jason Derulo - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Thought Cats Was Going To Be A Hit

Jason Derulo took a role in mega-flop musical Cats as he thought the film would "change the world".

August 13, 2020
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Damon Albarn To Close AIM Awards 2020

The year’s AIM Independent Music Awards will close tonight with a tribute to the late, great drummer Tony Allen with a very special performance from long-time friends and collaborators Damon Albarn, Ezra Collective’s Femi Koleoso, Gorillaz’ Seye Adelekan and Remi Kabaka Jr., as well as Allen’s The Good, The Bad & The Queen bandmate Simon Tong.

August 13, 2020
Trini Lopez
Trini Lopez Dies From Coronavirus At Age 83

Tex-Mex singer Trini Lopez is a victim of coronavirus. The 60s star has died at the Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs.

August 12, 2020
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper Joins Brian Mannix and Kevin Hillier’s ‘Life of Brian … Mannix That Is’ Podcast

Alice Cooper has a few words with Brian Mannix and Kevin Hillier this week for episode 6 of the ‘Life of Brian … Mannix That Is’ podcast.

August 11, 2020
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett Covers Kev Carmody and Its Stunning

Courtney Barnett has made a music video for her cover of Kev Carmody’s ‘Just For You’.

August 11, 2020
Guns N Roses perform at the MCG in Melbourne on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Guns N Roses are touring Australia on their Not In This Lifetime tour. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Duff of Guns ‘N Roses Joins Lily Cornell For Mind Wide Open Podcast

Guns ‘N Roses bass player Duff McKagan is Lily Cornell’s guest on Mind Wide Open this week.

August 11, 2020
Wangaratta National Jazz Awards
Submissions for National Jazz Awards Announced

Organised as part of the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues, each year the National Jazz Awards focus on a different instrument. In 2020, the focus is on voice.

August 11, 2020
Art Music Awards 2020
Finalists for ART Music Awards Announced

The ART Music Awards will be virtual in 2020 with 278 nominees holding out for 13 awards.

August 11, 2020