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The Dirt vs Bohemian Rhapsody – At Least Mötley Crüe Get Most of it Right

“Is this the real life, is this just fantasy.” That is Queen’s famous opening line in the song ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. As it turned out, Queen’s biopic was mostly just fantasy but Mötley Crüe’s ‘The Dirt’ gets in mostly right.

March 23, 2019
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Kevin Parker drops Tame Impala’s latest Patience

Kevin Parker has released his latest Tame Impala track ‘Patience’.

March 22, 2019
Hip Hop exhibition Australian Music Vault photo by Noise11.com
DJ Peril and Mantra unveil Australian Music Vault Hip Hop Exhibit

Melbourne hip hop artist Mantra and 1200 Techniques’ DJ Peril were on hand for the unveiling of the Australian Music Vault’s newest exhibition honouring the history of Australian Hip-Hop.

March 22, 2019
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The Living End to play with Stray Cats in London

The Living End will perform in London as special guests of Stray Cats in June.

March 22, 2019
Motley Crue The Dirt soundtrack
New Music Releases for 22 March 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: Van Morrison, Motley Crue, Bonnie Tyler, Robin Trower, Dean Lewis, Rich the Kid, Yungblud, Dan Sultan, Avey Tare, The Angels, Megadeth, Ladytron, The Green, Daggy Man, Lambchop and the new So Fresh for Autumn.

March 22, 2019
Motley Crue The Dirt
Motley Crue release The Dirt soundtrack as Netflix releases The Dirt biopic

Motley Crue’s soundtrack to their biopic ‘The Dirt’ is out this week and so is the movie.

March 21, 2019
Russell Morris performs at Hamer Hall as support for America on their 2017 Australia tour.
Russell Morris Named as latest Record Store Day Ambassador

Russell Morris has been announced as an Ambassador for Record Store Day Australia 2019.

March 21, 2019
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Ben Harper has produced the new Mavis Staples album

Mavis Staples next album ‘We Get By’ was produced by Ben Harper.

March 21, 2019
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And in most excellent news Bill & Ted 3 is on the way

There will be a third edition of the cult classic Bill & Ted movies. Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter have landed in 2019 to announce Bill & Ted 3 is on the way.

March 21, 2019
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Helpmann Awards moves to Melbourne

After nearly two decades in Sydney, Live Performance Australia, the producers of The Helpmanns, have announced the event will take place at Arts Centre Melbourne for the first time.

March 21, 2019
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R. Kelly seeks courts permission to travel to Dubai

Embattled singer R. Kelly is set to request permission to travel to the United Arab Emirates to honour previously-scheduled concert commitments in Dubai.

March 21, 2019
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Woodstock Founder Michael Lang Welcomes Brian Cadd to 50th Anniversary Event

Woodstock co-founder and co-producer Michael Lang has issued a personal statement welcoming Australian legend Brian Cadd to the 2019 Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair.

March 20, 2019
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus to screen in cinemas

The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus will be screened in cinemas across the USA on April 1.

March 20, 2019
Jimmie Vaughan, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Jimmie Vaughan to release his first album since 2011

Jimmie Vaughan has gone back to the studio to put down his first album since 2011. ‘Baby, Please Come Home’ is a “celebration of the blues”.

March 20, 2019
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Check out this very cool new Keith Richards video ‘Big Town Playboy’

Keith Richards has a new video for the track ‘Big Town Playboy’, one of the extras on the 30th-anniversary edition of ‘Talk Is Cheap’.

March 20, 2019
Sammy Hagar and the Circle
Sammy Hagar rounds up Famous Friends for The Circle for another album

In 2014, Sammy Hagar has reached out to a few of his famous friends to form Sammy Hagar & The Circle.

March 20, 2019
The Cure frontman Robert Smith performs at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 28 July 2016.
The Cure Record First Album in 10 Years

The Cure have been in the studio working on their first album in over a decade.

March 20, 2019
Jen Mize and Mark Sholtez Twilight on the Trail
Jen Mize and Mark Sholtez to showcase Twilight on the Trail live in Melbourne

Jen Mize and Mark Sholtez will perform songs from their cowboy tribute ‘Twilight on the Trail’ at Melbourne’s Spotted Mallard in Brunswick on 29 March.

March 20, 2019
Carlos Santana, Santana, Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday 11 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Woodstock 50 line-up includes Santana, Robert Plant, John Fogerty and Brian Cadd

The Woodstock 50 line-up has been unveiled with acts spanning from the original Woodstock 50 years ago to some of today’s biggest stars.

March 20, 2019
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Ariana Grande plays first show of her Sweetener World Tour in New York

Let’s face it. Ariana Grande is to music what Reese Peanut Butter Cups are to food but Ariana sells a lot of tickets (and Reese sell a lot of Peanut Butter Cups).

March 20, 2019
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Paris Jackson slams reports she fell asleep at the wheel

Paris Jackson has blasted reports suggesting she fell asleep at the wheel of her car.

March 20, 2019
Janet Jackson photo by Ros OGorman
Janet Jackson edits Glastonbury photo to put her name at the front

Janet Jackson cheekily shared an edited version of the official poster for Glastonbury festival, bumping her name to the top of the bill.

March 20, 2019
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Ariana Grande pays tribute to Mac Miller at first show

Ariana Grande paid a subtle tribute to her late ex Mac Miller on the opening night of her Sweetener World Tour in New York on Monday night.

March 20, 2019
Lionel Richie Rod Laver Arena on Sunday 8 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Becomes An Ambassador for Prince Charles’ Charity

Lionel Richie is taking on a new role as a global ambassador for Prince Charles' youth charity.

March 20, 2019
Dhani Harrison
Dhani Harrison to open for Electric Light Orchestra US Tour

Dhani Harrison, son of Beatle George Harrison, will open for Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra 2019 US tour.

March 19, 2019
Casino Royale in Concert
James Bond Casino Royale to screen while Melbourne Symphony Orchestra play

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will perform the score to the James Bond movie ‘Casino Royale’ for two nights in May.

March 19, 2019
John Farnham, photo by Ros O'Gorman
First Two John Farnham Red Hot Summer Shows Sell-out

John Farnham will return to work this weekend after being forced to cancel four shows while recovering from an infection. He is back for Red Hot Summer this weekend.

March 19, 2019
Bowie Golden Years
‘Bowie: Golden Years’ Encore Performance Heads to Memo Music Hall Friday

The David Bowie tribute show ‘Bowie: Golden Years’ will have its encore performance this Friday at Memo Music Hall in St Kilda.

March 19, 2019
Avril Lavigne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Avril Lavigne and Shawn Mendes are the big Juno winners in Canada

Avril Lavigne and Shawn Mendes picked seven Junos between them at the Juno Awards in Canada this week.

March 19, 2019
Lance Bass
Lance Bass forgives Lou Pearlman in new documentary

Lance Bass has forgiven his late former manager, Lou Pearlman, who scammed him while he was in boyband *NSYNC.

March 19, 2019