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The Johnnys
The Johnnys to play first Melbourne show in a decade

The Johnnys will return to the Melbourne stage for the first time in almost a decade with a show at MEMO Music Hall in St Kilda in February.

December 3, 2018
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce does her thing at South Africa Global Citizen Festival

Beyonce wowed fans in South Africa on Sunday night with a breathtaking performance at the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100.

December 3, 2018
Divinyls
Mark McEntee to take Divinyls on the road in celebration of Chrissy Amphlett

Divinyls co-founder Mark Entee has put together a new Divinyls line-up to tour in 2019 in celebration of the life of Chrissy Amphlett.

December 3, 2018
Paul Trouble Anderson
London DJ Paul ‘Trouble’ Anderson loses battle with cancer

Legendary UK Kiss FM DJ, Paul Trouble Anderson has passed away, after a long battle with cancer. Tributes have poured in from his dedicated following in Ibiza, London and UK.

December 3, 2018
Tommy Lee, Motley Crue, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11. Photo
Tommy Lee says Travis Scott stage roller-coaster is a rip-off

Rocker Tommy Lee is confident he will prevail if he takes rapper Travis Scott to court over their shared onstage roller coaster design.

December 3, 2018
Kelly Clarkson by Ros O'Gorman 210
Kelly Clarkson says Dr Luke lied about writing her songs

Kelly Clarkson has slammed Dr. Luke for allegedly lying about writing her hit songs.

December 3, 2018
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bono talks up his friend George W. Bush

Rocker and activist Bono has come to cherish his unlikely friendship with former U.S. President George W. Bush after working together to fight the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Africa.

December 3, 2018
Steve Kilbey, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Church perform Starfish from start to finish at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre

‘Starfish’ may not have been the best album for The Church but most would place it definitely in their Top 3.

December 1, 2018
Take That Odyssey
UK Charts: Take That Odyssey lands at no 1

Take That may be celebrating their 30th anniversary but they show no signs of slowing down - their new album Odyssey lands straight in at Number 1 on the UK’s Official Albums Chart with massive opening week numbers.

December 1, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
UK Charts: Ariana Grande ‘thank u, next’ is no 1 for 4th week

It’s been another mighty seven days for Ariana Grande as thank u, next holds on to Number 1 for a fourth week.

December 1, 2018
A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Charts: A Star Is Born is no 1 for sixth week

The soundtrack for the film 'A Star is Born' logs a sixth week atop the ARIA Albums Chart, two weeks shy of the eight weeks set in January and February for the years other long-running No.1 soundtrack in "The Greatest Showman".

December 1, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Australian charts: Ariana Grande spends third week at no 1

The Ariana Grande run at the top continues in Australia, New Zealand, America, Canada (all third week), England and Ireland (both 4 weeks) for her song "thank u, next", which got a video clip release on Saturday (1st of Dec.)

December 1, 2018
Vance Joy, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Fairgrounds brings the big city festival experience back to Berry NSW

Day one of Fairgrounds has transformed the town of Berry on the New South Wales south coast into a major music hub usually reserved for the capital cities.

December 1, 2018
Eric Clapton Happy Xmas
Eric Clapton releases music video for his new Christmas song ‘For Love On Christmas Day’

Eric Clapton has made a music video for ‘For Love On Christmas Day’, his new original song from his first ever Christmas album ‘Happy Xmas’.

December 1, 2018
Marilyn
Marilyn is back with a new Boy George produced song ‘All That Glitterz’

Marilyn has a new song ‘All That Glitterz’ produced by Boy George and sit sounds very, very Culture Club.

December 1, 2018
Robert Plotnik aka Bleeker Bob
Iconic Record Store owner Bleecker Bob has passed away

Robert Plotnik (aka Bleecker Bob) has died in New York. He was 76 years old.

December 1, 2018
SXSW 2019
Seven Australian and one more New Zealand act join SXSW line-up

Three Sydney acts plus one each from Melbourne, Brisbane, Newcastle, Perth and Auckland have been added to the SXSW line-up for 2019.

December 1, 2018
Gang of Youths
Gang of Youths embark on their first US headline tour

Gang of Youths will start their first headline tour of the USA in Nashville on Tuesday.

December 1, 2018
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
That Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus Song is here

Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus have made a song together. ‘Nothing Breaks A Heart’ was co-written by them both with Ilsey Juber, Thomas Brenneck, The Picard Brothers and Conor Rayne Syzmanski also taken a cut of that booty.

November 30, 2018
David Gray, Palais Theatre Melbourne 2015, photo by Ros OGorman, noise11
David Gray debuts new song ‘The Sapling’

David Gray has previewed another track from his 2019 release ‘Gold In A Brass Age’ with ‘The Sapling’.

November 30, 2018
Bohemian Rhapsody movie Queen
Rami Malek calls Freddie Mercury the Marvel character of rock stars

Bohemian Rhapsody star Rami Malek has nailed the persona of Freddie Mercury when he called him “the Marvel character of rock stars.

November 30, 2018
Tony Burke
Labor to reform Ticket Scalping Laws when elected

Labor has promised to overhaul current laws in relation to ticket sales for live music and events if (make that a when) it assumes power in May 2019.

November 30, 2018
John Power of Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons
Longtime Jo Jo Zep bass John Power has passed away following suspected heart failure

John Power, a longtime member of Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons, has died from suspected heart failure.

November 30, 2018
Hugh Jackman world tour
Hugh Jackman is taking his one-man show on a world tour

Hugh Jackman is bringing his one-man show back to the stage for a world tour.

November 30, 2018
Neil Young Songs for Judy
New Music Releases 30 November 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: The 1975, Clean Bandit, David Bowie (Live), Neil Young (Live), Bryan Ferry, Alessia Cara, Damien Dempsey, Buddy Holly & Royal Philharmonic Orch., Mel Parsons and Dolly Parton's soundtrack for 'Dumplin''.

November 30, 2018
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton talked Jennifer Aniston into singing on Dumplin’ soundtrack

Dolly Parton wouldn't take no for an answer when she asked Jennifer Aniston to record a song for the soundtrack of her latest movie.

November 30, 2018
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Lily Allen hasn’t spoken to her Father since releasing her memoirs

Lily Allen hasn't spoken to her father since the release of her tell-all memoir My Thoughts Exactly.

November 30, 2018
Kasey Chambers
ARIA inducts Kasey Chambers into the Hall of Fame

Kasey Chambers was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame this week with an imaginative poem by Paul Kelly.

November 29, 2018
Scott Maxwell ARIA Music Teacher of the Year award 2018
ARIA Awards produced 500,000 viewers across Australia

Around 500,000 viewers tuned in to watch the ARIA Awards across Australia last night.

November 29, 2018
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce honors Nelson Mandela

Beyonce has written an open letter to Nelson Mandela thanking the late human rights icon for making her a better parent.

November 29, 2018