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Emmylou Harris performs at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda Melbourne on Thursday 25 June 2015. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin, Buddy Miller To Tour Together

Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin and Buddy Miller have announced that they have set eleven dates in October for a tour to benefit the Jesuit Refugee Center/USA.

August 2, 2016
Wishbone Ash
Wishbone Ash US Dates

Classic rockers Wishbone Ash are once again coming back to the U.S. for a tour.

August 1, 2016
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Michael Franti & Spearhead September 2016 Dates

Michael Franti & Spearhead will return to Australia in September.

August 1, 2016
Jason Derulo - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Releases ‘Kiss The Sky’

Jason Derulo has quietly slipped out a new song ‘Kiss The Sky’.

August 1, 2016
Twenty One Pilots
Twenty One Pilots Release Heathens From Suicide Squad

Twenty One Pilots have new music on the ‘Suicide Squad’ soundtrack.

August 1, 2016
Green Day, Soundwave 2014, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
New Green Day Is Days Away

Green Day will have new music on August 11.

August 1, 2016
Simpsons 3AM
The Simpsons Take A Dump On Trump

The Simpsons have created a short video about the insanity of America’s upcoming election and the nutter running for President.

August 1, 2016
Melbourne Guitar Show
Melbourne Guitar Show Program Now Online

The two-day program for the Melbourne Guitar Show is now online.

August 1, 2016
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Out On The Weekend Offers Cripple Creek Ferry Package For 2016

Tickets for the Out On The Weekend festival are now on sale with the premium Cripple Creek Ferry package once again available for 2016.

August 1, 2016
Massive Attack Ritual Spirit
Watch New Massive Attack ‘Come Near Me’ VIDEO

Massive Attack have a video for their new song ‘Come With Me’.

August 1, 2016
Casey Barnes Live As One
Casey Barnes Delivers ‘Live As One’ Video

Casey Barnes has released a video for the title track from his upcoming album ‘Live As One’.

August 1, 2016
Beenie Man
Beenie Man Banned From Canada After Contracting Zika Virus

Jamaican reggae legend Beenie Man was not able to play his headlining show at this weekend's OVO Festival in Toronto after he could not get a Canadian visa due to the Zika virus.

August 1, 2016
Helen Gifford
Helen Gifford To Receive APRA Distinguished Services To Australian Music Award

Composer Helen Gifford OAM has been announced as the 2016 recipient of the Distinguished Services to Australian Music Award for 2016 at the APRA Art Music Awards to be handed out in Melbourne on 16 August, 2016.

August 1, 2016
Human Nature Gimme Some Lovin
Australian Albums: Human Nature ‘Gimme Some Lovin’ Clocks Up No 1

The eleventh studio album for former 90's boy-band and now Vegas doo-woppers Human Nature becomes their fourth No.1 album here, as "Gimme Some Lovin': Jukebox Vol.II" debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

July 31, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer Registers A No 1 Hit With Bieber and MØ

Similar to last weeks chart, we have new No.1's debuting on both the singles and albums chart this week, one a collaboration between an American group with both a Canadian and Danish guest vocalist, and then an Australian 90's boy-band claim the top of the Albums chart.

July 31, 2016
Barbra Streisand Encore
Barbra Streisand Hugh Jackman Duet Premieres

When Barbra Streisand started to work on her ‘Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway’ she said the first person she thought of singing with was Australia’s Hugh Jackman.

July 31, 2016
Dee Snider of Twisted Sister
Dee Synder And Steve Vai Speak Out For Artist Royalties

Steve Vai has written an impassioned plea for help in getting the royalties paid to artists updated to a modern standard.

July 31, 2016
The Beatles, Noise11, Photo
The Beatles Historic Shea Stadium Concert To Have Cinema Premiere

The Beatles historic Shea Stadium concert from 1965 will screen in cinemas with the new Ron Howard documentary ‘Eight Days A Week’.

July 31, 2016
Rolling Stones Cuba 2016
Rolling Stones ‘Havana Moon’ Cuba Concert To Screen In Cinemas

Good Friday, March 25, 2016, is a date that will go down in Cuban and Rock ‘n’ Roll history. On that date, The Rolling Stones became the first rock band to play a massive free outdoor concert to hundreds of thousands in Havana, Cuba.

July 31, 2016
Donny McCaslin Beyond Now
David Bowie Blackstar Band To Release Salute To Singer

The musicians that backed David Bowie on his final album, Blackstar, have reformed to record an album saluting the late singer.

July 31, 2016
Australian Charts: Imany ‘Don’t be So Shy’ Remains Most Shazamed Song of the Week

Imany ‘Don’t Be So Shy’ continues to be the most Shazamed song in Australia this week with Illy ‘Papercuts’ in hot pursuit.

July 30, 2016
Midnight Oil, Peter Garrett, Waveaid, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Peter Garrett’s First Solo Tour Is Underway #SETLIST

Peter Garrett kicked off his first solo tour in Perth last weekend this week took the show to Brisbane.

July 30, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer Blocks Illy For Australia’s No 1 Song

Cold Water, Major Lazer’s collaboration with Justin Bieber and MØ, has maintained its lead over Illy’s ‘Papercuts’ as the biggest selling song in Australia again this week.

July 30, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer’s ‘Cold Water’ Was Most Listened To Song This Week

’Cold Water’ by Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and MØ was the most listened to song in Australia this past week.

July 30, 2016
Billy Corgan, The Smashing Pumpkins, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Billy Corgan To Release His Second Solo Album

Billy Corgan posted a new update on Facebook Friday confirming a host of new projects.

July 30, 2016
ELO All Over The World
ELO Has First UK No 1 In 35 Years

Jeff Lynne's ELO has now officially scored their first number 1 album in 35 years.

July 30, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://
Judge Rejects 29 People Claiming To Be Prince Relatives

A Minnesota judge has shot down 29 claims from would-be heirs hoping to get a piece of late Prince's estate.

July 30, 2016
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Wiz Khalifa Defends His Derogatory Lyrics

Wiz Khalifa has defended his use of offensive terms for women in his lyrics.

July 30, 2016
Spice Girls GEM
Spice Girls GEM Reunion To Make $14m Per Member

Spice Girls bandmates Mel B, Geri Horner and Emma Bunton will pick up $14 million (£10 million) each for a two-hour long performance, according to new reports.

July 30, 2016
Gary Wright Ring of Changes
Lost Gary Wright Album To Be Released

Keyboardist Gary Wright is the New Jersey-born psychology student who landed in London at the height of the rock revolution in 1967, where he founded Spooky Tooth and had a successful solo career producing the classic hits Dream Weaver and Love Is Alive.

July 30, 2016