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The Amity Affliction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Albums Amity Affliction Replaces Suicide Squad At No 1

The Amity Affliction album ‘This Could Be Heartbreak’ will easily top the Australian albums chart this week but the reign may be short-lived.

5 days ago
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Police Called Over Sean Combs and Cassie Ventura Fight

Police were reportedly called following a row between Sean Combs and singer Cassie Ventura after she told the Diddy she wanted to split.

5 days ago
Richie Sambora photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Richie Sambora Is Saying Nice Things About Bon Jovi Again

Jon Bon Jovi and former bandmate Richie Sambora ended feud rumors on Thursday by exchanging kind words on Twitter.

5 days ago
The Chainsmokers
The Chainsmokers ‘Closer’ Tops Major Lazer On Australian Streaming Chart

The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey hit ‘Closer’ has bumped Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber from the top of the Spotify streaming chart in Australia.

5 days ago
The Chainsmokers
Australian Singles The Chainsmokers Stay No 1 For Another Week

The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey track ‘Closer’ has spent a comfortable week again at the top of the Australian singles chart blocking two songs featuring Justin Bieber from overtaking it.

5 days ago
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen ‘Born To Run’ Book Foreward Revealed

The following is the complete foreword from Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography, Born To Run, available everywhere 27th September:

5 days ago
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay Debut A Head Full Of Dreams VIDEO

Coldplay have today revealed the video for A Head Full Of Dreams, the fourth single to be taken from their hit album of the same name.

6 days ago
Alter Bridge
Alter Bridge Prepare For Fifth Album

Alter Bridge will release their fifth studio album ‘The Last Hero’ in October. The first single from the album is ‘Show Me A Leader’.

6 days ago
Felix Riebl
The Cat Empire’s Felix Riebl Is Wasting Time With Katy Steele

The Cat Empire’s Felix Riebl has a solo album ‘Paper Doors’ on the way and Katy Steele is his featured singer on the first track ‘Wasting Time’.

6 days ago
Michael Buble Nobody But Me
Meghan Trainor Guests on New Michael Bublé Album Nobody But Me

Michael Bublé has announced his ninth studio album will be called ‘Nobody But Me’ and that Meghan Trainor is one of the guest vocalists.

6 days ago
Pink Floyd Classics To Be Reissued On Vinyl

Pink Floyd Records in continuing their reintroduction of the Pink Floyd catalog on vinyl with the release of Atom Heart Mother, Meddle and Obscured by Clouds. All three will be released on September 23.

6 days ago
Preston Hubbard
R.I.P. Preston Hubbard for Fabulous Thunderbirds

Preston Hubbard, the bass player for Austin Texas band the Fabulous Thunderbirds from 1985-1993 has died at the age of 63.

6 days ago
Lazy Eye
Lazy Eye To Tour All Over Australia

South Australian blues band Lazy Eye will tour their new album Pocket The Black across Australia in October.

6 days ago
Metallica Hardwired To Self Destruct
Metallica ‘Hardwired To Self Destruct’ Due November 2016

Merry Christmas! You get a new Metallica album 'Hardwired ...To Self Destruct' and the first song 'Hardwired' is here.

6 days ago
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher Talks Down Another Oasis Reunion

Every two to three months, it becomes necessary for there to be discussions of an Oasis reunion.

6 days ago
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases For 19 August 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include: Drapht, Dolly Parton, John Williamson, David Brent, Crystal Castles, Frenzal Rhomb, Blood Orange, Sam Coomes and Roy & HG.

7 days ago
Adele not feeling well
Adele Is Sick And She Feels Like Shit

Adele has cancelled her show in Phoenix Arizona tonight because she really isn’t well and she’s put a video on Twitter to prove it.

August 18, 2016
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Reveals Skeleton Tree Tracklisting

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds new album ‘Skelton Key’ will be released in September.

August 18, 2016
BADBADNOTGOOD December Dates For Australia

Canadian jazz band BADBADNOTGOOD will perform around Australia in December.

August 18, 2016
Swedish Psych-Rock Band Dungen To Play Sydney and Melbourne

Dungen from Sweden will play shows in Sydney and Melbourne in December.

August 18, 2016
Japandroids Sets Melbourne and Sydney Dates

Japandroids will return to Australia in December with shows announced for Sydney and Melbourne.

August 18, 2016
Sheila E
Sheila E To Play Sydney and Melbourne Shows

Sheila E will perform her own shows in Sydney and Melbourne in December.

August 18, 2016
Rodriguez: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Rodriguez To Play Fairgrounds Festival Berry

Legendary singer songwriter Rodriguez has been announced as one of the acts for Berry’s Fairgrounds Festival in December.

August 18, 2016
James Wooley
R.I.P. James Wooley of Nine Inch Nails 1966-2016

James Wooley, who played keyboards with Nine Inch Nails during the first half of the 90's, died last weekend at the age of 50. No cause of death has been released.

August 18, 2016
Paul McCartney High in the cloud recording session
Paul McCartney Returns To Capitol Records

Things have come full circle for Paul McCartney as far as record companies are concerned.

August 18, 2016
Seal - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Seal Is Out Of Record Contract

Singer Seal plans to release the most raw music of his career now that he's an unsigned artist again.

August 18, 2016
Joanne Trattoria Cookbook Classic Recipes and Scenes from an Italian American Restaurant
Lady Gaga’s Dad Joe Germanotta Has A Cookbook

Lady Gaga’s father Joe Germanotta will publish a cookbook and his famous daughter has written the book’s foreward.

August 17, 2016
Skrillex, Noise11, Photo
Skrillex Still In The Cage Film Premieres In LA

Skrillex and Wiwek have collaborated on the short film ‘Still In The Cage’.

August 17, 2016
Billy Corgan - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Billy Corgan Updates Status of Smashing Pumpkins

Billy Corgan has given a frank video statement about the future of Smashing Pumpkins and the possibility of the original band reuniting.

August 17, 2016
Big Star Complete Third
Big Star Third Gets Massive Workover

Big Star’s 1978 third and final album ‘Third’ is about to receive a massive 69 track make-over.

August 17, 2016