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Sheryl Crow - Image By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge Added To Bluesfest

Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge will return to Australia for Bluesfest in 2018.

December 8, 2017
Bananarama Greatest Hits
New Music Releases for 8 December 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Barbra Streisand, Bananarama (GH), Luke Bryan, Bad Juju and the Game of Thrones Season 7 soundtrack on vinyl.

December 8, 2017
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Accepts MBE From Prince Charles

Ed Sheeran was officially made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by Prince Charles on Thursday.

December 8, 2017
John Mayer photo, Deni Bluesfest 2014, Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Thanks Fans After Surgery

John Mayer has thanked his fans for their support following his emergency appendectomy on Tuesday.

December 8, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Cancels Vegas Shows To Attend To Family Near Fires

Lionel Richie has been forced to scrap a show in Las Vegas, so he can help family members escape from wildfires that have lit up southern California.

December 8, 2017
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Pays Tribute To His Late Mother In Concert

Elton John dedicated his classic hit Your Song to his late mum Sheila during a concert in Germany on Wednesday night.

December 8, 2017
Johnny Hallyday
R.I.P. Johnny Hallyday 1943-2017

Johnny Hallyday never broke big in the United States but, in his home country of France, he was one of the biggest stars ever. Hallyday died on Wednesday (December 6) in Paris where he was being treated for breathing difficulties due to lung cancer. He was 74.

December 7, 2017
Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rick Parfitt Posthumous Solo Album Is On The Way

The solo debut for Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt will be released posthumously in March.

December 6, 2017
Jim Keays
The Art of Jim Keays Is Available Worldwide On New Website

Karin Keays, the wife of Masters Apprentices singer Jim Keays, has launched a website to make available Jim’s original artwork to fans worldwide.

December 6, 2017
Chester Bennington Linkin Park. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chester Bennington Autopsy Shows Nothing Unusual

TMZ has obtained the autopsy and toxicology results on late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington which shine a little more light on the singer's suicide.

December 6, 2017
Freddie Mercury
Bryan Singer Attempts To Explain His Sacking From Freddie Mercury Bio

Bryan Singer has tried to explain the situation with his firing as director of Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddie Mercury biopic.

December 6, 2017
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Plays Melbourne For The First Time In 24 Years REVIEW

The thing is when you go to a Paul McCartney show and hear Beatles songs you are mostly hearing Beatles songs that The Beatles never performed live. The Beatles stopped performing live after the ‘Rubber Soul’ album. (Yes, ‘Revolver’ was released a few weeks before their last ever show but they didn’t perform any of it at their final shows.)

December 6, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran Is Spotify’s Most Streamed Artist Of 2017

Ed Sheeran has been named Spotify's most streamed artist of 2017.

December 6, 2017
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Goes To Hospital Dead & Co Cancel Show

A hot appendix is keeping Dead & Company from playing their show tonight in New Orleans.

December 6, 2017
Adele performs at on March 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Photo credit: Graham Denholm / Getty Images
Adele Backs Grenfell Tower Petition

Adele has urged her fans to petition British Prime Minister Theresa May to revamp the inquiry into the Grenfell Tower disaster.

December 5, 2017
The Backstreet Boys perform at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Friday 8 May 2015. Photo Ros O'Gorman
AJ McLean Believes Nick Carter Is Innocent

AJ McLean has offered his support to Backstreet Boys bandmate Nick Carter, insisting it's not in his nature to take advantage of a woman.

December 5, 2017
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne To Confirm Final American Dates Early 2018

Ozzy Osbourne will wait until 2018 to release his final tour dates.

December 5, 2017
Chris Martin, Coldplay, Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Martin Coldplays Phil Dunphys Testicles On Modern Family

Chris Martin had a starring role in Modern Family this week and got to coldplay Phil Dunphy’s “biscuits”.

December 5, 2017
Paul Pab Boothroyd
Paul McCartney’s Sound Engineer To Address Students In Melbourne

Paul McCartney’s sound engineer Paul ‘Pab’ Boothroyd will conduct a masterclass at SAE Melbourne on Wednesday.

December 5, 2017
Don Walker Blacktop
Don Walker To Release Blacktop Vinyl Box Set

Cold Chisel legend Don Walker will release a six-album vinyl box set of his solo back catalogue in March.

December 5, 2017
Randy Travis
Randy Travis Sues Texas Department of Public Safety After Release Of Arrest Tape

Country superstar Randy Travis is suing the Texas Department of Public Safety after a video of his 2012 arrest was made public.

December 5, 2017
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Sues God And Wins

Katy Perry has won a major victory in her battle to take over a Los Feliz convent in Los Angeles.

December 5, 2017
Elton John and his Band perform in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 11 December 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mother of Elton John Dies Aged 90

Elton John has been left "in shock" after his mum Sheila Farebrother died on Monday morning (December 4).

December 5, 2017
Meek Mill
Meek Mill Denied Bail Again

Incarcerated rapper Meek Mill has had his latest bid for bail shot down after he was deemed a "danger to the community".

December 5, 2017
LL Cool J, music news,
LL Cool J Becomes First Rapper To Receive Kennedy Honour

LL Cool J became the first rapper to be recognised at the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday night (03Dec17).

December 5, 2017
George Strait
George Strait Named Texan Of The Year

Legendary Entertainer and "King of Country Music" George Strait has been named the 2018 Texan of the Year by the Texas Legislative Conference, the well-known annual statewide forum that is marking its 52nd year next March.

December 5, 2017
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Volunteers For Hurricane Victims

Lady Gaga helped those affected by Hurricane Harvey hours before her concert in Houston, Texas on Sunday night (03Dec17).

December 5, 2017
U2 Songs of Experience
U2 Songs of Experience To Become Band’s 11th UK Number One

U2 could be heading for an 11th Number 1 record on this week’s Official Albums Chart.

December 5, 2017
Freddie Mercury
Bryan Singer Was Fired From Freddie Mercury Biopic

It's a sad turn of events in the production of a movie which many rock fans have been anticipating.

December 5, 2017
Ellie Goulding AFL Grand Final Press Call on Thursday 1 October 2015.
Ellie Goulding Appointed United Nations Ambassador

Pop star Ellie Goulding is "honoured" to have landed a new role as a United Nations Environment Global Goodwill Ambassador.

December 4, 2017