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Channel 31 To Shut Down After 31 Years

Australia’s community television station Channel 31 will have its last day on air on 31 December 2016.

December 2, 2016
John Farnham performs at One Electric Day Werribee Park. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Melbourne’s Newest Music Festival Is A Weekend In The Gardens

Mick and Anthea Newton, the founders of A Day On The Green, have developed Australia’s newest music festival A Weekend In The Gardens.

December 2, 2016
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Early Albums Return To Vinyl

Three albums from Keith Urban's catalog will be released on vinyl tomorrow by Capitol Nashville/UMe.

December 2, 2016
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New Music Releases For 2 December 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include: The Rolling Stones, Cold Chisel (live), John Legend, Jean-Michel Jarre, Kate Miller-Heidke (GH), Kane Brown, Bob Dylan (live), Avenged Sevenfold (GH), Childish Gambino, Nicole Millar and The Last Shadow Puppets.

December 2, 2016
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Ty Dolla Sign Australian Dates

Rapper Ty Dolla Sign will be in Australia in January for dates with special guest Kent Jones.

December 1, 2016
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Eddi Reader Australian Dates For 2017

Eddi Reader will scoot around Australia in March following her appearance at the Port Fairy Folk Festival.

December 1, 2016
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Are The Smiths Raiding The Vaults With Two Previously Unreleased Recordings?

Morrissey fans site true-to-you.net is reporting that two previously unreleased versions of Smiths tracks will be released soon as a 7 inch vinyl but details have been sketchy.

December 1, 2016
Michael Gudinski. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Open Lines Up Music Fest For Tennis 2017

The Australian Open has managed to do something good with the same thing the AFL manages to fuck up every year… live music at a sporting match.

December 1, 2016
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Are The Smiths Raiding The Vaults With Two Previously Unreleased Recordings?

Morrissey fans site true-to-you.net is reporting that two previously unreleased versions of Smiths tracks will be released soon as a 7 inch vinyl but details have been sketchy.

November 30, 2016
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Australian Open Lines Up Music Fest For Tennis 2017

The Australian Open has managed to do something good with the same thing the AFL manages to fuck up every year… live music at a sporting match.

November 30, 2016
Cloud Control - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Hills Are Alive Reveals 2017 Line-up

Gippsland’s The Hills Are Alive has revealed its first complete music and comedy line-up announcement after teasing Cloud Control and Dope Lemon last week.

November 30, 2016
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce And Kendrick Lamar Tapped For Coachella 2017

Beyonce and rapper Kendrick Lamar have reportedly been tapped to headline California's Coachella festival next year (17).

November 30, 2016
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Eddi Reader Australian Dates For 2017

Eddi Reader will scoot around Australia in March following her appearance at the Port Fairy Folk Festival.

November 30, 2016
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Ty Dolla Sign Australian Dates

Rapper Ty Dolla Sign will be in Australia in January for dates with special guest Kent Jones.

November 30, 2016
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Azealia Banks Heads To Court For Biting Bouncer

Rapper Azealia Banks had a court date in New York on Tuesday (29Nov16) to face charges she spat at and bit a bouncer.

November 30, 2016
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Dolly Parton Dollywood Under Threat From Tennessee Fires

Dolly Parton has been left "heartbroken" as raging wildfires sweep across eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of her Dollywood resort.

November 30, 2016
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Glenn Hughes ‘Resonate’ Reviewed

Opening track on the album neatly sums this album up ‘Heavy’. Massive bass riff, hammering drums and THAT voice – child-like or monster-bellows in turn. Quintessential Glenn Hughes.

November 30, 2016
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Taylor Swift’s Alleged Groper Ask Why Police Were Never Informed

The DJ accused of groping Taylor Swift in 2013 has questioned why the alleged incident was never reported to police if he had behaved inappropriately during the meet-and-greet.

November 30, 2016
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Kanye West Under Constant Watch In Hospital

Kanye West has reportedly been put under constant watch in hospital as he has become "very paranoid", an insider has revealed.

November 30, 2016
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Dennis Hopper’s Record Collection Is For Sale

The vinyl collection of the late Dennis Hopper is for sale … for $150,000.

November 29, 2016
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Neil Young Cancels Australian Tour

Neil Young has cancelled his upcoming headline Australian tour and removed his Bluesfest date from his website.

November 29, 2016
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R.I.P. Ray Columbus 1942-2016

New Zealand's Ray Columbus has died at the age of 74.

November 29, 2016
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Eddy Grant Interviewed For Music-News.com

Eddy Grant's forthcoming album ‘Plaisance’ will be out in 2017.

November 29, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Paisley Park To Stage Prince First Anniversary Shows In 2017

Some have questioned how fast the executors of Prince's estate have managed to get the Paisley Park complex up and running as a museum, feeling it was a bit disrespectful to the late singer this soon after his death, but the company running the site keeps forging forward with new special events.

November 29, 2016
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young Speaks Up For Standing Rock And Out Against Trump

Neil Young has taken to Facebook to publish a lengthy opinion of the situation at Standing Rock and president-elect Trump.

November 29, 2016
Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton Will Play Four More Shows Then Retire

It's not unusual for an artist to say they are retiring and then drawing out that final tour for years.

November 29, 2016
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay To Perform At The X Studio For Nova’s Red Room

Coldplay will drop by The X Studio in Kings Cross, Sydney in December for a up close and special invite only show for Nova listeners.

November 29, 2016
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R.I.P. Australian Composer Dr Allan Zavod 1945-2016

Australian composer Dr Allan Zavod has died at the age of 71.

November 29, 2016
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New Music Preview: Who’s This ‘Cosmic Nihilistic’

Who’s This? band to watch in 2017.

November 29, 2016
Kasey Chambers, Iwaki Ausitorium, Melbourne 2014
Kasey Chambers And Bernard Fanning Team For 2017 Tour

Kasey Chambers will head out on the road with Bernard Fanning in 2017.

November 29, 2016