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Black Star Riders
Black Star Riders Bring In New Producer

The Black Star Riders, the band formerly known as Thin Lizzy, have chosen Nick Raskulinecz to produce their second album after Def Leppard's Joe Elliott was forced to abandon the project.

August 26, 2014
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey Requests New Album Be Deleted

The back and forth between Morrissey and Harvest Records continues.

August 26, 2014
Evanescence. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Amy Lee Of Evanescence Scores Aftermath

Evanescence’s Amy Lee has written music inspired from the movie ‘War Story’.

August 26, 2014
Prince image by NPG Records
Prince To Release Two New Albums

Prince teased over the weekend that he had big news coming. That big news is two new albums.

August 26, 2014
Suge Knight, music news,
Suge Knight Shot At VMA Party

Producer and record executive Suge Knight was one of three people shot at a pre-VMA party hosted by Chris Brown and Pia Mia in Hollywood.

August 26, 2014
Cliff Richard, Hamer Hall, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Cliff Richard Questioned By Police

Cliff Richard has returned to the U.K. to be interviewed by police in South Yorkshire.

August 26, 2014
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Baez, Joel, Wonder Set For ASCAP Awards

ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) is in the midst of celebrating their 100th anniversary and have announced that they will give their first, once-per-century Centennial Awards to Joan Baez, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Stephen Sondheim and Stevie Wonder.

August 25, 2014
Tom Vek
Tom Vek Debuts New Video

London director Paxi's second video for Tom Vek emulates a giant fruit machine using a split screen and rolling footage, highlighting Tom's multi-instrumentalism for the first times in one of his videos.

August 25, 2014
Vance Joy, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Vance Joy Sets Next UK Single

Vance Joy has announced details of the lead single to be taken from his forthcoming debut album Dream Your Life Away.

August 25, 2014
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Cannon Claims He Left Carey

Nick Cannon is reportedly the one who left Mariah Carey, and not vice versa.

August 25, 2014
Prince Photo Credit: Madison Dubé Copyright NPG Records 2013
Prince To Make Announcement This Week

Here we go again. After the "huge" Genesis announcement of Friday, which turned out to be a new career retrospective three-CD set, we are being teased about a "mega" announcement on Monday by Prince.

August 25, 2014
The Commodores
The Commodores Sue More Member

It's a ploy that has been used for ages by former band members. Perform under the name of their former group and add their name so there is no confusion. Except, for the general public, there usually is.

August 24, 2014
Pat Simmons of the Doobie Brothers, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Patrick Simmons Is Going In A Bike Race

Original Doobie Brothers member Patrick Simmons and his wife, Cris Sommer Simmons, will drive across the country on their 1934 and 1929 Harley-Davidson motorcycles on the 2014 Cannonball Endurance Run.

August 24, 2014
Frankie Valli - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Frankie Valli To Guest In Hawaii Five-0

Frankie Valli has occasionally mixed in a bit of acting with his performing including an episode of Miami Vice in the 80's and seven episodes on The Sopranos.

August 24, 2014
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Motown Yesterday Today Forever Set For Release

The iconic music special, Motown 25: Yesterday-Today-Forever, will be released in new 1, 3 and 6-DVD sets on September 30 via Starvista and Time-Life.

August 24, 2014
John Lennon, music news,
John Lennon Killer Denied Parole

Mark David Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon in 1980, will spend at least two more years behind bars after he was denied parole.

August 24, 2014
Bob Dylan
Benmont Tench Of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Articulates Bob Dylan Live

Bob Dylan has been delivering stunning shows with a crack band featuring the world’s best musicians and a setlist heavy on his works since 1997. The recent music is surprising the fly by night fans expecting the greatest hits.

August 24, 2014
Queen and Adam Lambert
Queen Kick Off Australian Tour In Perth

Queen have played their first show in Australia in 30 years in Perth with Adam Lambert on lead vocals.

August 24, 2014
DJ Mermaid and Lady Gaga at Cherry Bar
Lady Gaga Dances On The Bar At Cherry

Lady Gaga partied on at Melbourne’s Cherry Bar in the early hours of Sunday and treated patrons to a barroom bar-top dance.

August 24, 2014
Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical Put On Hold

Motown The Musical is going into hiatus.

August 24, 2014
Scott Weiland - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Fake Scott Weiland Fools Beverly Hills Cops

A phoney Scott Weiland has fooled the Beverly Hills Police Department.

August 24, 2014
Hilltop Hoods
Hilltop Hoods Maintain Number One Album Spot ARIA CHARTS

The Hilltop Hoods maintain their No.1 position on the ARIA Albums Chart this week with their fourth chart-topping set “Walking under Stars”.

August 23, 2014
Meghan Trainor, music news
Meghan Trainor Stays At No 1 In Australia ARIA SINGLES

Meghan Trainor maintains her No.1 position on the ARIA Singles Chart with “All About That Bass”.

August 23, 2014
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Carey, Cannon Split Gets Ugly

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's split is reportedly 'getting ugly'.

August 23, 2014
Tom Barman, dEUS - Image By Ros O'Gorman
dUES Prep Best Of And Tour Dates

dEUS have some European shows in December, culminating in a show in their native Belgium seeing in the year end.

August 23, 2014
The Knife
The Knife To Split

The Knife have announced their last live shows, their European leg of the 'Shaken Up Show 2014' tour.

August 23, 2014
Pet Shop Boys, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pet Shop Boys To Appear In The Archers

Pet Shop Boys have saved the day for the residents of Ambridge by stepping in at the last minute to headline the show's inaugural music spectacular, Loxfest.

August 23, 2014
Paramore by Paramore, Noise11, Photo
Paramore Set For Reading

Hayley Williams loves to prove people wrong when she plays live.

August 23, 2014
Jessie J
Jessie J To Release Sweet Talker

Jessie J, will release her third studio album 'Sweet Talker' on the 13th October.

August 23, 2014
Miles Kane of The Rascals and Last Shadow Puppets
Miles Kane And Alex Turner Talk Movie Aspirations

Miles Kane told XFM a bit more about the film script he's working on with Last Shadow Puppets bandmate (and Arctic Monkeys frontman) Alex Turner.

August 23, 2014