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Sam Smith plays the Town Hall in Melbourne at an intimate show put on by iHeart Radio, KiisFM and Optus Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith suffered anxiety making latest video

Sam Smith had to overcome "intense anxiety" when he was shooting the visual for his latest track How Do You Sleep?

August 8, 2019
Hollywood Vampires
Joe Perry Reveals Johnny Depp Has Built a Recording Studio

Aerosmith's Joe Perry - who completes the line-up of the legendary rock supergroup with Alice Cooper - has revealed the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor has a "well-outfitted studio" where they made 'Rise'.

August 8, 2019
Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet perform at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday 19 May 2015, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tony Hadley To Tour Australia Solo In February

Tony Hadley will tour Australia sans-Spandau Ballet in 2020.

August 7, 2019
Neil Young Dedicates His Next Album ‘Colorado’ to Elliot Roberts

Neil Young has finalised the title of his next album of new music. The album originally named ‘Pink Moon’ has now been christened ‘Colorado’.

August 7, 2019
Leo Sayer performs at Hamer Hall on Friday 24 June 2016.
That Time Leo Sayer was on The Muppets

The show gave Leo the stage to showcase three of his hits ‘You Make Me Feel Like Dancing’, ‘The Show Must Go On’ and ‘When I Need You’.

August 7, 2019
Pixies
Pixies Drop their new song ‘Catfish Kate’

Pixie have released a second song from their upcoming album ‘Beneath The Eyrie’.

August 7, 2019
Gerald Casale of Devo photo by Ros O'Gorman
Devo Use the F Word to Announce a Tour

Devo are the latest act to use the F word … ‘Farewell’. Devo have announced a single date on what has been billed a Farewell Tour.

August 7, 2019
Metallica S&M2
Metallica to Reunite with the San Francisco Symphony for S&M2

Metallica will get back with the Sam Francisco Symphony for a reunion 20 years on of the ‘S&M’ (Symphony & Metallica) event.

August 7, 2019
Rufus Du Sol
RÜFÜS DU SOL to headline Adelaide’s Castaway Festival

RÜFÜS DU SOL take top billing for the Castaway Festival for Adelaide in January. The 2020 line-up also features The Presets, Wafia, Willaris K and Lastlings.

August 7, 2019
Cowboy Junkies
Cowboy Junkies to Tour Australia in May 2020

Canada’s Cowboy Junkies will perform five shows in Australia in May 2020.

August 7, 2019
John Farnham One Electric Day Sunday 26 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Fucking Farnham To Play Falls Festival

Falls Festival’s 2019/2020 line-up has been revealed and JOHN FARNHAM is performing this year. Yes THAT John Farnham. Whispering Jack Farnham. JOHN FUCKING FARNHAM.

August 7, 2019
Billy Idol photo by Ros OGorman
Billy Idol To Perform at the Australian Open in Melbourne

Billy Idol will play tennis in Melbourne. Well, at the tennis at least. The Australian Open has announced Billy Idol for the AO Live Stage in 29 January.

August 7, 2019
Hunters and Collectors, AAMI stadium, Melbourne 2014
Red Hot Summer Mornington Sells Out in 2 Minutes

Red Hot Summer set a new record today when the Mornington show sold out in two minutes.

August 6, 2019
Ronnie Wood, photo by Ros O'Gorman, the rollings stones melbourne 2014
The Rolling Stones Perform Harlem Shuffle for the first time since 1990

The Rolling Stones went way back to 1990 to dust off ‘Harlem Shuffle’ for New Jersey this week.

August 6, 2019
The Soul Movers
The Soul Movers Move ‘Deep In The South’ for a stunning Blues and Gospel song

‘Deep In The South’, the new song for The Soul Movers is a world away from Murray Cook's international music legend persona as the Red Wiggle in The Wiggles.

August 6, 2019
Thoroughly Modern Millie Annie Aitken photo by Jeff Busby
#REVIEW: The Production Company presents Thoroughly Modern Millie

Writing up about ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ has me torn between the great things The Production Company have once again achieved with this production and the gaping insensitivity that the show could have avoided.

August 6, 2019
The Veronicas
The Veronicas To Play Beyond The Valley

The Beyond The Valley festival over new year’s has popped out The Veronicas.

August 6, 2019
Liam Gallagher, Oasis, Noise11, Photo
Noel Gallagher Continues to Talk Crap

Noel Gallagher just can't stop talking shit.

August 6, 2019
Destinys Child
There’s more talk of a Destiny’s Child Reunion

Destiny's Child are reportedly in talks for a major reunion after being inspired by the Spice Girls.

August 6, 2019
John Legend, Image, Ros O'Gorman
John Legend and Reese Witherspoon Talk Out About Gun Violence

Reese Witherspoon and John Legend have poured out their feelings and thoughts following America's latest gun massacre on Sunday morning.

August 6, 2019
Bret Michaels. Photo by Carrie Reiser (bretmichaels.com)
Bret Michaels’ Father Passes Away

Bret Michaels is grieving for his father, who died over the weekend.

August 6, 2019
A$AP Rocky, Noise11, Photo
A$AP Rocky sets his first date since leaving Swedish prison

A$AP Rocky has confirmed he'll be making his first live appearance since his release from prison in Sweden at California's Real Street Festival on Sunday.

August 6, 2019
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry To Fight Copyright Infringement Ruling

The brains behind Katy Perry's 2013 hit Dark Horse have blasted the lawmakers who ordered them to pay a share of $2.78 million (£2.3 million) to the writers of a similar tune, calling the verdict "a travesty of justice".

August 6, 2019
Kacey Musgraves
Country Star Kasey Musgraves Speaks Up US White Supremacist

Country star Kacey Musgraves has added her name to the growing list of celebrities taking aim at President Donald Trump following the mass shooting incidents in Texas and Ohio over the weekend.

August 6, 2019
Simon Hosford's Fair Warning
Simon Hosford’s Fair Warning Performs a Note Perfect Facsimile of the ‘Van Halen’ Album

It is fair to say Simon Hosford’s Fair Warning’s performance of the debut album by Van Halen at the Melbourne Guitar Show was (probably) better than Van Halen.

August 5, 2019
Ross Wilson Mondo Rock, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mondo Rock Dig Deep for 2019 Setlist

Mondo Rock have delivered a setlist for the fans with a rare b-side and an early album track opening and closing the first show.

August 5, 2019
The Beasts
The Beasts to play more dates

The Beasts will hit the road again for a series of national dates in November and December.

August 5, 2019
Laura Imbruglia
Laura Imbruglia has a new song ‘Give Boys Pink Toys’

Melbourne singer songwriter Laura Imbruglia has a new song ‘Give Boys Pink Toys’.

August 5, 2019
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Attended Gun Inventor Party On American Massacre Weekend

Robbie Williams joined an all-star list of celebrities attending the 90th birthday of the Glock Pistol inventor Gaston Glock on the weekend.

August 5, 2019
PledgeMusic.com
PledgeMusic Placed Into Liquidation

Hundreds of artists stand to lose millions of dollars after crowd-funding company Pledge Music was wound up on July 31.

August 5, 2019