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Tom Jones, Forum theatre Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones Says Today’s Music Is Shit

Sir Tom Jones thinks modern music is "shit".

October 6, 2015
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Have On Stage Arguments

Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson's representatives have denied rumours of a rift between the stars after Liam was videoed seemingly pushing Louis on stage.

October 6, 2015
Sean Diddy Combs, music news,
Diddy and Reid Reunite Within Sony

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs is back working with LA Reid. The two music moguls have teamed up again for new music and a new label coming soon via Sony.

October 6, 2015
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The Vamps New Video Features The Son Of A Spice Girl

Brooklyn Beckham, the song of David and Victoria Beckham, has a starring role in the new video for The Vamps ‘Wake Up’.

October 6, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
Jack White Produces Rowland S Howard Cover For Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett has covered the Rowland S. Howard Boys Next Door classic ‘Shivers’ and Jack White produced the track.

October 6, 2015
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Phil Rudd Must Continue To Serve Home Detention

A judge has told AC/DC's Phil Rudd that his eight-month sentence to home confinement was fair and that there is no certainty that the sentence has affected his income or career.

October 6, 2015
Fat Joe, music news,
Fat Joe Australian Tour Dates

Latino rapper Fat Joe will perform in Australia in October and November.

October 6, 2015
Björk, music news,
Bjork To Release Strings Version of ‘Vulnicura’

Bjork will release a brand new version of her January album Vulnicura on December 4 which will only contain her voice with strings and a viola organista.

October 6, 2015
Dawn French, music news,
Dawn French Adds 8th Melbourne Show

Dawn French has added an eighth show in Melbourne on her upcoming Australian tour.

October 6, 2015
Bloc Party
Falls Sideshows For Bloc Party and Jamie xx

Bloc Party and Jamie xx have Falls Festival sideshows coming up.

October 6, 2015
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 ‘Live In Paris’ To Coming To TV

HBO has acquired the rights to the latest U2 concert film, iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Live in Paris.

October 6, 2015
Emma Thompson
AWME Adds More Artists

The Australasian World Music Expo (AWME) has added a new round of performers.

October 6, 2015
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
A Diddy Tip Once Saved Mark Ronson

Music producer Mark Ronson was saved by a $100 tip from Puff Daddy on two separate occasions.

October 6, 2015
Bay City Rollers, music news,
Bay City Rollers Sell Out Glasgow Show In Minutes

Following their announcement earlier this month that the iconic Bay City Rollers would be reuniting for a reunion tour, the original members Les McKeown, Alan Longmuir and Stuart Wood have now announced a huge London show to top it off.

October 6, 2015
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Megadeth Reveal Album Details

Thrash metal genre pioneers MEGADETH will kick off the New Year with the release of their 15th studio album Dystopia on the 22nd January 2016.

October 6, 2015
Motown Al Abrams, music news,
R.I.P. Al Abrams, Motown’s First Publicist

The man Berry Gordy depended on to get the word out on his young Motown Records, publicist Al Abrams, died Saturday at his home in Findlay, OH at the age of 74. He had been diagnosed with cancer just three weeks ago.

October 6, 2015
Slash. image by Ros O'Gorman
Slash Added To Cast Of Gutterdämmerung

Slash is set to star in a bizarre "dark fairytale" movie 'Gutterdämmerung'.

October 6, 2015
Seal - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Seal Ready To Release New Album

Seal's new album is all about love.

October 5, 2015
Basement Jaxx, music news,
Basement Jaxx Play London #SETLIST

Basement Jaxx returned with a stellar performance at the infamous Camden Koko in London. The event was held to celebrate life and peace on International Peace Day, Monday, September 21, with special guests supporting the show including the LCV Choir and the London Ballet Company.

October 5, 2015
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Kurt Cobain Movie ‘Soaked In Bleach’ Questions The Suicide Of Kurt Cobain

Was Kurt Cobain murdered? That is the question the movie ‘Soaked In Bleach’, about the death of Kurt Cobain raises.

October 5, 2015
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Qantas Ejects Kate Ceberano From Lounge For Wearing ‘Inappropriate Footwear’

Australian singer Kate Ceberano was gobsmacked after being ejected from the Qantas Lounge for wearing “inappropriate footwear’.

October 5, 2015
Garbage, music news,
Garbage Answer Fans On Reddit

Garbage went on Reddit on Saturday to do an AMA to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of their first album.

October 5, 2015
Cold Chisel - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Cold Chisel Prove Why Grand Final Talent Should Be Australian

Cold Chisel’s brilliant performance at the NRL Grand Final in Sydney was the perfect example of what the AFL Grand Final in Melbourne did so horribly wrong.

October 5, 2015
Nile Rodgers, melbourne, noise11, music portrait, Ros O'Gorman photography
Lady Gaga And Nile Rodgers Remake ‘I Want Your Love’ #VIDEO

A promotional video for designer Tom Ford's spring/summer 2016 fashion line has turned into a unique collaboration between Lady Gaga and Nile Rodgers.

October 5, 2015
Billy Gibbons - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Billy Gibbons ‘Got Love If You Want It’ #VIDEO

ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons has released a second track from his upcoming solo album 'Perfectamundo'.

October 5, 2015
Bill Withers, music news,
Bill Withers Tribute At Carnegie Hall #SETLIST

Bill Withers was honored on Thursday night at Carnegie Hall with an all-star lineup recreating his 1972 album Live at Carnegie Hall. The show, a yearly event, was put on by City Winery CEO Michael Dorf as a benefit for the Stuttering Association for the Young.

October 5, 2015
Lindisfarne Simon Cowe
R.I.P. Simon Cowe Of Lindisfarne

Simon Cowe, the founding guitarist for the British folk-rock band Lindisfarne, has died in Toronto, Canada after a long illness.

October 4, 2015
Toto, Noise11, Photo
Toto Sets First Live Dates For 2016

Toto has announced their first dates for 2016 touring behind their album Toto XIV.

October 4, 2015
Fats Domino Thrillin In Philly 1973
Fats Domino 1973 Concert To Be Released

The 1973 Fats Domino concert 'Thrillin’ In Philly - Live 1973' is about to be released.

October 4, 2015
Martin Barre Back to Steel
Martin Barre : Back To Steel #REVIEW

Martin Barre is one of those guitarists who often misses out on the awards and recognition but who, when you hear him, is one of the best musicians around.

October 4, 2015