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Liam Gallagher Goes Into Lockdown

Liam Gallagher is self-isolating amid the coronavirus pandemic as he suffers from Hashimoto’s disease.

March 20, 2020
Smash Mouth
So Pop 2020 Cancelled

It is with a heavy heart that Frontier Touring and Arena Touring announce that So Pop 2020 will no longer be taking place in Australia and New Zealand this April and May. Due to policies and measures put in place by the Australian Government regarding COVID-19, the promoters of the ultimate pop concert deem it infeasible for the show to go on.

March 19, 2020
Support Act
Support Act Announces Covid-19 Emergency Appeal

People in the live music and entertainment industries are being severely impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Thousands of jobs have been lost in recent weeks as a result of the cancellation of concerts, festivals, tours and shows. Reported losses across the sector amount to well over $100 million and are rising daily.

March 19, 2020
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Bluesfest Will Be Back In 2021

Peter Noble has confirmed that Bluesfest will return in 2021.

March 19, 2020
Adam Lambert fronting Queen in Melbourne 19 Feb 20 photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Brian May Plays You Some Lounge Room Rock While He Self Isolates

Like all of us, Brian May of Queen can't go out, so he is streaming in something new for you.

March 19, 2020
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Announcement: The Cat Empire Initiate ‘Lockdown Get Down’

The Cat Empire are initiating Lockdown Get Down, a movement to help musicians increase available income to survive these turbulent times.

March 19, 2020
Support Act
#Announcement: Australian Music Industry COVID-19 Relief Fund & Support Act Unveiled

In times of crisis it is imperative that we stick together and help each other out in whatever ways we can. At present there are countless people across Australia that have fallen on hard times due to the COVID-19 Global Pandemic and the immense loss of income that has ensued, is rising every day.

March 19, 2020
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Glastonbury 2020 Cancelled

Britain's Glastonbury festival has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

March 19, 2020
Eurovision 2020
Eurovision 2020 Cancelled

The 2020 Eurovision Song Contest has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

March 19, 2020
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Billie Eilish Admits Backlash After Grammy Awards

Billie Eilish - who won 10 Grammys and a BRIT Award over a two week period last month - has opened up about how online trolls questioning her credibility impacted her mental health.

March 19, 2020
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Drake Places Himself Into Self-Isolation

Drake has decided to spend the foreseeable future in quarantine at his home in Toronto after Nets star Kevin Durant was diagnosed with the deadly illness the just days after he partied with him at Nice Guy in Hollywood.

March 19, 2020
Ciara
Ciara and Russell Wilson Donate A Million Meals To Foodbank

Ciara and Russell Wilson plan to "make a difference" to those in need during the coronavirus pandemic by teaming up with Seattle Food LifeLine and urged others to follow their lead.

March 19, 2020
Ellie Goulding Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ellie Goulding To Release ‘Inspiring Female’ Covers Album

Ellie Goulding would like to honour the female singers who have inspired her with an album of cover songs.

March 19, 2020
Gary Clark Jnr, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jazz FM Nominations Announced

The nominations for the Jazz FM Awards 2020, produced by Serious, have been announced today, recognising the best emerging new artists, contemporary icons and established stars from across the worlds of jazz, soul and blues. More than ever, this year’s shortlist reflects the genre’s rude health and the melting pot of sounds and influences which make up its rich multicultural history.

March 19, 2020
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Mick Jagger Will Have The Stones Back On The Road “When It Is Safe To Do So”

Mick Jagger will wait for a safe all-clear before The Rolling Stones return to active duty.

March 19, 2020
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Wins Dark Horse Appeal

Katy Perry has scored a major win in her long-running copyright battle over the song Dark Horse.

March 19, 2020
Cedric Burnside
Cedric Burnside Cancels Remainder of Australian Tour

Cedric Burnside is another touring casualty in Australia. The rest of his Aussie tour has been cancelled.

March 18, 2020
Ian Moss with Cold Chisel photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ian Moss Matchbook 30th Anniversary Tour Cancelled

Ian Moss has cancelled his Matchbook 30th Anniversary tour.

March 18, 2020
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The Rolling Stones Postpone North American Tour

The Rolling Stones have postponed their 2020 North American tour.

March 18, 2020
The 2017 APIA Good Times tour in Melbourne at Hamer Hall on Friday 26 May 2017 with Deborah Conway, Colin Hay, Mental As Anything, Black Sorrows.
Melbourne International Jazz Festival Cancelled

The Melbourne International Jazz Festival, due to start on May 29 and due to be announced today, will no longer go ahead.

March 18, 2020
Thelma Plum
Thelma Plum Confirms She Has Covid-19

Australian singer songwriter Thelma Plum has confirmed that she has tested positive to Covid-19.

March 17, 2020
I Lost My Gig
I Lost My Gig Industry Loses Tops $100 million

AN INDUSTRY IN CRISIS: Reported income losses spike 200% overnight to over $100M

March 17, 2020
The Cat Empire
Groovin’ The Moo Cancelled

Groovin the Moo’s 2020 tour scheduled for this coming April and May will unfortunately not be going ahead as planned.

March 17, 2020
Sounds Australia
Sounds Australia Forced To Cancel 3 For The Stream

It is with an extremely heavy heart that Sounds Australia announces the cancellation of Friday’s live-stream event 3 For The Stream.

March 17, 2020
Tommy
The Who’s Tommy To Be Staged In Melbourne

Tommy will return to Melbourne in August with seven shows locked in for The Palais, St Kilda.

March 17, 2020
David Walsh
Statement from David Walsh and Mark Wilsdom About Mona Closure

Mona will temporarily close from Wednesday 18 March, for the foreseeable future.

March 17, 2020
Melbourne Recital Centre
Melbourne Recital Centre Guarantees One-Off Payment To Cancelled Musicians and Artists

Melbourne Recital Centre will make a one-off payment to each of the musicians who were booked to play during cancelled performances from 16 March to 13 April.

March 17, 2020
Violent Femmes
Violent Femmes Reschedule Australian Tour To November

The Violent Femmes Australian tour, due to start in Tasmania this weekend, has been moved to November.

March 17, 2020
The Strokes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Splendour In The Grass Rescheduled To October

The Splendour In The Grass music festival has been moved until October.

March 17, 2020
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Memo Music Hall Unaffected By Federal Government Mass Audience Restrictions

Memo Music Hall in St Kilda, with a capacity of 400, is not affected by the Federal Government 500-capacity restriction and all shows will proceed as normal.

March 16, 2020