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Take 6, music news,
Take 6 To Become First US Act To Play Cuba Since Trade Recommenced

The vocal group Take 6 is scheduled to be the first American vocal group to perform in Cuba since the reopening of diplomatic relations.

September 22, 2015
Lady Bo, music news, Peggy Jones,
R.I.P. Peggy Jones aka Lady Bo 1940-2015

Peggy Jones, who was known as Lady Bo as rhythm guitarist in Bo Diddley's band in the 50's, has died at the age of 75.

September 22, 2015
Chris Isaak, Kenney Dale Johnson, Denny Blues Fest, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Chris Isaak Records New Album In Nashville

Chris Isaak has used the studios and expertise of Nashville to cut his upcoming album, First Comes the Night.

September 22, 2015
Joe Satriani - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Joe Satriani Set For Retrospective Tour

Between 1986 and 2015, Joe Satriani released fifteen solo albums. To celebrate thirty years of recording, the guitar genius will tour the U.S. with his Surfing to Shockwave 2016 tour.

September 21, 2015
John Oliver, music news,
John Oliver Tells Bronwyn Bishop’s Daughter What He Thinks Of Tony Abbott

“Ding dong Tony is dead” proclaimed a grinning John Oliver on the Emmy Red Carpet, obviously unaware he was saying it to Bronwyn Bishop’s daughter Angela Bishop.

September 21, 2015
Engelbert Humperdinck
Engelbert Humperdinck Recording Country Album

Lauren Wilde is back producing for Engelbert Humperdinck on what is expected to be a country album from the music legend.

September 21, 2015
The Edge and Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Sweden Show Cancelled After Security Breach

Word of a man with a gun has caused U2's Sunday night show in Stockholm, Sweden to be postponed.

September 21, 2015
Vika Bull, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
‘At Last The Etta James Story’ To Return To Melbourne

‘At Last – The Etta James Story’, starring Vika Bull, will return to Melbourne two years after its 2013 premiere.

September 21, 2015
Burt Bacharach by Ros O'Gorman
Check Out The New Bacharach Musical ‘Close To You’ Trailer

While Australia is being treated to Burt Bacharach in the flesh on tour in October the Bacharach musical ‘Close To You – Bacharach Reimagined’ will open in London.

September 21, 2015
Russell Morris, Long Way To The Top, Ros O'Gorman Photo
Russell Morris To Headline Thredbo Blues Festival For 2016

Russell Morris will headline the Thredbo Blues Festival in January 2016.

September 21, 2015
Red Hot Summer 2016
Red Hot Summer Tour Set For Hottest Summer Ever

The Red Hot Summer tour has expanded for 2016 with new towns added for a first rate line-up featuring Jimmy Barnes, Noiseworks, The Angels, Mark Seymour & The Undertow and The Badloves.

September 21, 2015
Queen and Adam Lambert
Queen + Adam Lambert Perform Lambert’s ‘Ghost Town’ At Rock In Rio

Adam Lambert performs Ghost Town with Queen at Rock In Rio 30 as this years headline act driving the crowd wild.

September 21, 2015
Sheena Easton, music news,
Sheena Easton Australian Tour Dates

Sheena Easton will perform dates across eastern Australia in November and December.

September 21, 2015
The Kinks
The Kinks Release New Compilation For West End Show

Original Kinks recordings of songs from the successful West End musical Sunny Afternoon, including the hits You Really Got Me, Waterloo Sunset, Sunny Afternoon, Dedicated Follower Of Fashion, Lola, All Day And All Of The Night and more.

September 21, 2015
Alice Cooper
Alice Cooper To Narrate Children’s Book

Famed for his gothic rock anthems, Alice Cooper is now bringing his unique voice to a children's tale ' narrating Peter and Wolf in Hollywood, a new version of Prokofiev's classic with a modern twist.

September 20, 2015
Bring Me The Horizon, music news,
ARIA Albums: Bring Me The Horizon ‘That’s The Spirit’ Debut At One In Australia

English rock act Bring Me the Horizon see their fifth studio album “That’s the Spirit” become their third successive No.1 album on the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

September 19, 2015
Justin Bieber, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Singles : Justin Bieber ‘What Do You Mean’ Keeps Top Spot

Scoring a ▲Platinum certification this week and retaining the lead on the ARIA Singles Chart, Justin Bieber with his track “What Do You Mean?” reigns at the top for a third consecutive week.

September 19, 2015
Lily Allen at music news
Lily Allen Blasts ‘Out Of Control’ Stories

Lily Allen has ridiculed those "concerned" about her behaviour.

September 19, 2015
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Records Christmas Track With James Corden

James Corden has recorded a track for Kylie Minogue's new album, according to record label sources.

September 19, 2015
Natalie Imbruglia at Noise11
Natalie Imbruglia Says She Suffered From OCD

Natalie Imbruglia admits she almost went 'insane' suffering from crippling OCD.

September 19, 2015
Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye Inspired Ice Cube

Ice Cube watched the news rather than cartoons as a kid.

September 19, 2015
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Calls For An End To Beagle Breeding

As the Home Office has the authority to grant a licence to a new Yorkshire beagle-breeding facility, famed rocker Morrissey is joining PETA in rushing a letter to Home Secretary Theresa May on behalf of the dogs - most of whom would be bound for laboratories, where they'd be poisoned, experimented on, and killed.

September 19, 2015
Jessica Simpson
Jessica Simpson Says She Was Not Drunk On TV

Jessica Simpson wasn't drunk during her Home Shopping Network appearance, sources have insisted.

September 19, 2015 photo by Ros O'Gorman And Projects Of The Future is working on new technology projects.

September 19, 2015
The Who Roger Daltrey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Who Postpone US Tour

The Who have been forced to postpone the rest of their U.S. tour until the spring after Roger Daltrey was diagnosed with viral meningitis.

September 19, 2015
Barbra Streisand images
Barbra Streisand To Produce Episode Of Husband James Brolin’s TV Show

Barbra Streisand has agreed to direct an episode of her husband, James Brolin's, new CBS series Life in Pieces.

September 19, 2015
Chris Cornell Euphoria Mourning, music news,
Chris Cornell Debut Album Reissued With Correct Title

When this was first released under the mistaken title Euphoria Morning, it was not a commercial success.

September 19, 2015
The Libertines, music news,
The Libertines UK Dates

The Libertines, who released their new album Anthems For Doomed Youth on 11th September, have announced their biggest UK tour to date with seven arena shows in January 2016.

September 18, 2015
Ellie Goulding, music news,
Ellie Goulding Announces UK Tour

Ellie Goulding has announced details of a UK Arena tour in March 2016. Goulding will perform in 10 cities beginning on March 8th at Cardiff Arena and culminating in London at the O2 Arena on March 24th.

September 18, 2015
Quincy Jones photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Quincy Jones Taken To Hospital With Chest Pains

Quincy Jones was rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles on Thursday after suffering what was called "severe" chest pains.

September 18, 2015