Noiseworks lead singer Jon Stevens performs at the Red Hot Summer tour in Mornington at the Mornington Racecourse. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Noiseworks Roll Out New Songs And A Guest Guitarist

Noiseworks will return to active duty in 2016 with their first album since 1991 completed and songs now being roadtested.

January 25, 2016
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Triple J Proves It Is Australia’s Ad-Free Pop Station

Triple J has put out a press release promoting its Hottest 100 Countdown tomorrow for Australia Day and it doing so gave away its blueprint for targeting commercial radio ratings.

January 25, 2016
RuPaul
RuPaul Says Drag Is His Punk Rock Statement

RuPaul can't believe people think drag is his life. He calls it his "punk rock statement".

January 25, 2016
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There’s A New Frank Zappa Doco On The Way

The new Frank Zappa documentary, Eat That Question: Frank Zappa In His Own Words, has been acquired by Sony Classics at the Sundance Film Festival before it even premiered.

January 25, 2016
Jimmy Bain
R.I.P. Jimmy Bain of Rainbow/Dio 1947-2016

Jimmy Bain, the bassist who played with Rainbow, Dio and his newly formed Last in Line, has reportedly died at the age of 68. While there is no official confirmation as of this writing, numerous industry insiders have reported his passing while performing with his new band on Def Leppard's Hysteria on the High Seas Cruise.

January 25, 2016
Rene Angelil
Celine Dion’s 14 Year Old Son Delivers Tribute To His Father

Celine Dion's 14-year-old son, Rene-Charles, made his mother proud at the funeral of his father Rene Angelil in Montreal, Canada on Friday by delivering a heartfelt tribute and a promise to live up to his dad's standards.

January 24, 2016
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Bruce Springsteen New York Concert Postponed Due To Snow

Bruce Springsteen’s concert tonight at Madison Square Garden in New York City has been cancelled because of the weather.

January 24, 2016
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Black Sabbath Kick Off The End World Tour And Have Four New Songs

Black Sabbath have started ‘The End’ world tour and for fans at the show, brand new music is available at the merch stand.

January 24, 2016
Donovan Leith
Donovan Leith Jr’s Show Breaking Band Premieres This Week

Donovan Leith Jr, son of the legendary Donovan (and brother-in-law of Ben Lee), will debut his new show Breaking Band this week on AXS TV.

January 24, 2016
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Steven Tyler Confronts NYC Blizzard While He Drops New Song ‘Red White & You’

Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler is in New York visiting his daughter Mia and was doing the opposite of what New York City mayor is telling everyone “stay off the streets”.

January 24, 2016
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ARIA Albums: Adele ’25’ Returns To No 1

Returning to the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week is Adele with “25” for its eighth week at the chart summit.

January 24, 2016
Justin Bieber in Sydney
ARIA Singles: Justin Bieber ‘Love Yourself’ No 1 For 7th Week

Justin Bieber holds for a seventh straight week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with his track “Love Yourself”, becoming the longest running No.1 track for almost a year-and-a-half.

January 24, 2016
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David Bowie and Eagles Continue Chart Impact

Following a week of music tragedy with the death of David Bowie and Eagles’ founder Glenn Frey music fans have revisited their music in bulk over the past week.

January 23, 2016
One Direction, Louis Tomlinson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Did One Direction Star Have A Kid?

One Direction fans were sent into a frenzy on Friday (22Jan16) by rumours that Louis Tomlinson has become a father.

January 23, 2016
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Iggy Azalea Pissed Off With Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Lyric Mention

Iggy Azalea has taken aim at fellow rapper Macklemore after he called out the Australian and accused her of cultural appropriation in the lyrics of a new song.

January 23, 2016
Hendrix Record Store Day
Jimi Hendrix Flat Is Now A Tourist Attraction

Handel & Hendrix in London celebrates the London lives and musical legacies of two of the most important figures in musical history, who lived, wrote and played in neighbouring buildings, 240 years apart.

January 23, 2016
Big Sean
Big Sean Assists Michigan’s Drinking Water Shortage

Michigan native Big Sean is joining rapper Meek Mill and singer Cher in ensuring the people of Flint have access to clean water.

January 23, 2016
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Is Beyoncé About To Drop New Album?

Beyonce is rumoured to be planning to release her sixth solo album in February (16).

January 23, 2016
Michael Buble and family
Luisana and Michael Bublé Welcome Second Child Elías

Michael Bublé and his wife Luisana have become proud parents to their second son Elías.

January 23, 2016
Alice Cooper
Alice Cooper Sets 2016 Dates

Alice Cooper is heading out on the road for 2016.

January 23, 2016
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Ice Cube Brands The Oscars A Joke

Ice Cube has waded into the row over diversity at this year's (16) Academy Awards.

January 23, 2016
Rene Angelil
Rene Angelil Funeral To Be Streamed Live

Celine Dion greeted hundreds of mourners who paid their respects to her late husband Rene Angelil in Montreal, Canada on Thursday.

January 23, 2016
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Bluesfest Responds To Koala Killing Claim

Bluesfest has hit back at an allegation by Dr. Steve Phillips that the festival is responsible for the death of multiple koalas.

January 22, 2016
David Bowie 2004 Rod Laver Arena. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dwight Yoakam Says Elvis Asked Bowie To Produce Him

Had Elvis Presley lived his next producer may have been David Bowie.

January 22, 2016
jackson Browne photo by Ros OGorman
Jackson Browne Performs Take It Easy For Glenn Frey

Jackson Browne has paid tribute to Glenn Frey with the song they wrote together, the classic ‘Take It Easy’.

January 22, 2016
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
Josh Homme and Iggy Pop Record Album Together

Josh Homme and Iggy Pop have collaborated on an album to be released in March.

January 22, 2016
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Islamic State Use Justin Bieber Hashtag To Reach Teens

Terrorist group Islamic State have used Justin Bieber’s Twitter hashtag in an attempt to infiltrate millions of teenagers around the world.

January 22, 2016
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The Jezabels Heather Shannon Diagnosed With Ovarian Cancer

The Jezabels have cancelled their upcoming world tour because keyboard player Heather Shannon has to undergo further treatment for Ovarian Cancer.

January 22, 2016
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Bruce Springsteen Pays Tribute To Glenn Frey In Chicago

Bruce Springsteen has honoured Eagles founder Glenn Frey by performing his song ‘Take It Easy’ at his Chicago concert.

January 22, 2016
Pet Shop Boys, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pet Shop Boys To Release ‘Super’ Album

The Pet Shop Boys will release their new album, Super, on April 1 via their X2 label through the Kobalt Label Service.

January 22, 2016