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Don Williams
Don Williams To Release Final Album

Country Music Hall of Fame member Don Williams announced his retirement back at the beginning of the month and will release what is being called his final album, Don Williams in Ireland: The Gentle Giant in Concert, on April 15.

March 23, 2016
Wiz Khalifa, music news,
Wiz Khalifa And Kanye West Start War of Words

Wiz Khalifa has no regrets over sparking a recent war of words with Kanye West.

March 23, 2016
Joe Jackson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Joe Jackson Adds For US Dates

Joe Jackson has been wowing audiences around the world with his current tour in support of the album Fast Forward.

March 23, 2016
Ke$ha, Kesha
Kesha Files Suit Again To Overturn Dr Luke Contract

Kesha's attorneys are seeking to overturn a judge's decision to dismiss her efforts to void her recording contract.

March 22, 2016
Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson, Martin Barre
Martin Barre Ex-Jethro Tull Sets US Solo Dates

Martin Barre of Jethro Tull will tour the USA this year performing songs from Tull as well as his solo music.

March 22, 2016
Violent Soho, Noise11, Photo
Queensland Music Awards 2016 Winners List

Violent Soho have picked up Song of the Year at the Queensland Music Awards.

March 22, 2016
Sean Lennon and Les Claypool
Sean Lennon And Les Claypool Form A Band Together

Sean Lennon and Primus bassist Les Claypool have come together in the new group The Claypool Lennon Delirium.

March 22, 2016
Iron Maiden Ed Force One
Iron Maiden’s Ed Force One Is Back In The Air

When an Iron Maiden tour is in progress, there's nothing that's going to stop its forward progress and that includes two engines being literally ripped apart on their jet.

March 22, 2016
High Court To Settle UB40 Naming Rights

A British high court has ruled that there is reason to allow a lawsuit brought by the original band UB40 against the splinter version of UB40 led by former lead singer Ali Campbell to move to trial. At stake is who can use the band name.

March 22, 2016
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry To Sing With Dolly Parton At ACM Awards

Katy Perry and music legend Dolly Parton will light up the stage with a duet at the 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards.

March 22, 2016
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Bruce Springsteen Signs Late Note For School Kid

Schools may need to add a new check box to their absence form after illness, appointment and family vacation...going to a Bruce Springsteen concert.

March 22, 2016
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
SXSW Setlists Iggy Pop, The Roots, Ryan Adams and More

The annual gathering of all that's music in Austin, TX, SXSW, is coming to an end and, over the last few days, a number of veteran artists took stages all over the city.

March 22, 2016
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Uncomfortable With Reality Show

Mariah Carey isn't enjoying her reality TV experience but she knows fans will love it.

March 22, 2016
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Performs At Reese Witherspoon’s 40th

Reese Witherspoon celebrated her 40th birthday on Saturday (19Mar16) with a private performance by Taylor Swift and a duet with Keith Urban.

March 22, 2016
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani On Songwriting

Gwen Stefani's recent emotional turmoil has spurred her into writing songs.

March 21, 2016
Adele 25, music news,
Hacker Grabs Adele’s Personal Photos

Adele's baby ultrasound photo is among a number of personal snaps stolen by a hacker and posted online.

March 21, 2016
Mayfair Kytes Gather MSO and Hiatus Kaiyote Members For Debut Album

Melbourne four-piece Mayfair Kytes have enticed members of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and Hiatus Kaiyote in to contribute to their debut album ‘Animus’.

March 21, 2016
Richard Clapton, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Richard Clapton To Release ‘The House Of Orange’

Richard Clapton will release his 14th studio album ‘The House of Orange’ in April.

March 21, 2016
Waleed Aly Lines Up Robot Child For Another Taste of Taste

Waleed Aly will strap on his guitar once again when his band Robot Child plays live again to support Taste.

March 21, 2016
Scott Owen, The Living End, Soundwave, Melbourne, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
The Living End Christen New Album ‘Shift’

The 7th album for The Living End has been titled ‘Shift’.

March 21, 2016
Adele 25, music news,
Adele Confirmed For Glastonbury

Adele has been confirmed as the third and final headliner at the 2016 Glastonbury festival.

March 21, 2016
Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo image by Ros O'Gorman
Devo The Book Is On The Way

The members of Devo are working with Rocket 88 Books for a new illustrated book to tell the forty year history of the band.

March 21, 2016
Pat Benatar, music news,
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Speak At SXSW

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo how one of the most enduring relationship in rock music.

March 20, 2016
Tony Visconti
Tony Visconti Tells Bowie Stories At SXSW

One of the most interesting SXSW keynotes for 2016 were the stories of Tony Visconti and a lot of those stories revolve around his history with David Bowie.

March 20, 2016
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gwendoline Christie Was Madonna’s Unapologetic Bitch In Sydney

Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie was Madonna’s ‘Unapologetic Bitch’ in Sydney on Saturday night.

March 20, 2016
Rich Robinson, music news,
Rich Robinson Joins Bad Company

Original Bad Company guitarist Mick Ralphs will not be part of Bad Company's upcoming tour with Joe Walsh but fans will still get rock royalty as Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes steps in.

March 20, 2016
Toni Tennille
Toni Tennille To Release Memoir

Toni Tennille will release her new memoir, detailing her career and life with estranged husband Daryl Dragon, on April 1 via Taylor Trade Publishing.

March 20, 2016
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman images
ARIA Albums : Matt Corby ‘Telluric’ Is 100th No 1 Australian Album

Australian singer/songwriter Matt Corby sees his debut studio album “Telluric” enter at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, almost seven years since his first singles chart entry.

March 19, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Singles: Lukas Graham ‘7 Years’ No 1 For 5th Week

Lukas Graham remains the No.1 singles act this week for a fifth straight run at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with “7 Years”.

March 19, 2016
Jon English 2012. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jon English Has A Top 20 Album For First Time Since 1980

Jon English is back in the Australian Top 20 albums for the first time since 1980.

March 19, 2016