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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
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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 Animus
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
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
Madonna Re-Enters Australian Album Chart

Despite the Madonna ‘Rebel Heart’ Australian tour being a tabloid feast the fans have voted with their wallets and bumped three of her albums back onto the ARIA chart.

March 19, 2016
Andrew Stockdale, Wolfmother, 2013, Music Bowl, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
SXSW Cancels Wolfmother and Coheed and Cambria Shows Due To Storm

A severe storm across Austin late Friday has caused the cancellation of the Wolfmother and Coheed and Cambria outdoor performance at Lady Bird Lake.

March 19, 2016
Coheed And Cambria. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Austin Severe Storm Warning Affects SXSW Events Including Aussie BBQ

Certain SXSW events have gone into shutdown mode as a severe storm warning is issued for the City of Austin.

March 19, 2016
Steve Young Seven Bridges Road
R.I.P. Steve Young 1942-2016

Singer-songwriter Steve Young, who was best known for writing the song Seven Bridges Road, died on Thursday, March 17 at the age of 73.

March 19, 2016
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel Clocks Up 36th Month At Madison Square Garden

Billy Joel set the record last July for the most shows by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with performance number 64.

March 19, 2016
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Australian Media Is Out of Control

Australia’s mainstream media has lost its mind with reporting of Madonna’s Australian tour ranging from insane to ridiculous.

March 18, 2016
Strung Out
Strung Out To Play Album Shows In Australia

Californian punk band Strung Out will perform complete albums during some of their Australian shows.

March 18, 2016
Vera Blue
Vera Blue To Release ‘Fingertips’ EP In May

Vera Blue from central New South Wales has released a new song ‘Settle’ ahead of her ‘Fingertips’ EP due in May.

March 18, 2016
Lee Andrews and the Hearts
R.I.P. Lee Andrews, father of Questlove 1936-2016

Lee Andrews, the lead singer of the classic Doo Wop group Lee Andrews and the Hearts, died on Wednesday at the age of 79.

March 18, 2016
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Highly Suspect & James Guest At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

American rock band Highly Suspect are touring Australia for the very first time and James are back together with a new album. Hear both this week at Noise11 iHeartRadio.

March 18, 2016
Iggy Pop, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Iggy Pop Plays Massive 22 Song Set At SXSW

Iggy Pop served up a 22 song setlist at SXSW this week and while launching his new album ‘Post Pop Depression’ the audience was treated to song mainly his two classics ‘The Idiot’ and ‘Lust For Life’, both from 1977.

March 18, 2016
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases For W/C 18 March 2016

Primal Scream, Koi Child, Gwen Stefani, Tuka, Underworld, Iggy Pop, James, Violet Soho, The Common Linnets, The Drones and new So Fresh compilation and Batman vs Superman soundtrack lead the week's new music releases.

March 18, 2016