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Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Cornell Took His Own Life Says Medical Examiner

Police reports are now saying that Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell hung himself after the band’s Detroit concert on Wednesday night.

May 19, 2017
Spandau Ballet photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Cornell His Last Ever Setlist

Chris Cornell played his last ever show with Soundgarden at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on May 17, 2017.

May 18, 2017
Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. Chris Cornell 1964-2017

Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died after a show in Detroit, aged 52.

May 18, 2017
Color Film
Daryl Palumbo and Rick Penzone Have New Music From Color Film

Glassjaw frontman Daryl Palumbo and Men Women & Children bass player Rick Penzone will release new music as Color Film with the album Living Arrangements in June.

May 18, 2017
Big Boi of Outkast, Noise11, Photo
Big Boi To Release Boomiverse In June

Big Boi will release his third solo album in June.

May 18, 2017
Radio Birdman
Radio Birdman Story To Be Told In New Documentary

The Radio Birdman story will be told through the new documentary ‘Descent Into The Maelstrom’.

May 18, 2017
Dead Letter Circus
Dead Letter Circus Signs To BMG

Brisbane’s Dead Letter Circus is the latest signing to BMG Australia.

May 18, 2017
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Members Of AC/DC, The Angels and George Form Flood Aid Rock Legends For Qld Victims

Australia’s music community has come together as the Flood Aid Rock Legends to raise funds for Queensland flood victims.

May 18, 2017
Red Hot A Memphis Celebration of Sun Records
The Music Of Sun Records Celebrated With New Charity Record

The St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis is the benificary of "Red Hot: A Memphis Celebration of Sun Records".

May 18, 2017
The Preatures
The Preatures Debut New Song ‘Girlhood’

The Preatures have a new song ‘Girlhood’ that pays homage to Divinyls, Pretenders and The Angels.

May 18, 2017
Chuck Berry
Chuck Berry’s ‘Big Boys’ Is His First Ever Music Video

The video for the new Chuck Berry song 'Big Boys' is Chuck's first ever music video.

May 18, 2017
Davey Lane
Davey Lane Previews New Song ‘I’ll Forget Yr Name’

Davey Lane has unveiled a taste of his upcoming album ‘I’m Gonna Burn Out Bright?” with the new song ‘I’ll Forget Yr Name’.

May 18, 2017
Glenn Cardier, Gang Of Youths Amongst Australia’s International Songwriting Competition Winners

Veteran singer songwriter Glenn Cardier and relative newcomers Gang Of Youths have picked up awards at the International Songwriting Competition.

May 18, 2017
Big and Brassy Donnarumma Debut New Song Love Your Man

Adelaide’s big and brassy Donnarumma have debuted the video for ‘Love Your Man’ ahead of their ‘Billy Billy’ EP release and dates is Sydney, Wollongong, Melbourne and hometown Adelaide.

May 18, 2017
George Strait
George Strait Named Texas State Musician Of 2017

Country and blues music will be highlighted over the next two years in Texas as the state legislature has selected the Texas State Musician for 2017 and 2018.

May 18, 2017
Snoop Dogg image by Ros O'Gorman photos
Snoop Dogg Is Going To Be A Game Show Host

Snoop Dogg has signed on to host a revival of 1970s game show The Joker's Wild.

May 18, 2017
Diana Krall, music news,
Diana Krall To Head Out Of Six Month Tour

Diana Krall has announced an extensive six-month tour behind her album Turn Up the Quiet.

May 18, 2017
Stephen Schwartz
Stephen Schwartz Honoured With ASCAP Founders Award

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has honored composer Stephen Schwartz with their 2017 Founders Award at the 32nd Annual ASCAP Screen Music Awards, held last night (may 16) at The Wiltern in Los Angeles.

May 18, 2017
R.I.P. Kevin Stanton of Mi-Sex 1955-2017

Kevin Stanton, the former Mi-Sex guitarist, has died at the age 61.

May 17, 2017
My Fair Lady opening night at the Regent Theatre in Melbourne on Tuesday 16 May 2017. Photo Ros OGorman
Dame Julie Andrews’ Australian Production Of My Fair Lady Is A Theatrical Masterpiece

The latest Australian production of My Fair Lady, directed by Dame Julie Andrews, is one of the most spectacular productions to reach a Melbourne stage in years.

May 17, 2017
Lucius Borich
Lucius Borich and Slim Jim Phantom Join Noise11 For iHeartRadio

With the Sydney Drum and Percussion Show just over a week away showcase acts Slim Jim Phantom of the Stray Cats and Lucius Borich of COG talk it up at iHeartRadio Music News powered by

May 17, 2017
Regurgitator To Mark 20th Anniversary of Unit With Gold Coast Performance

Regurgitator will mark the 20th anniversary of the release of their second album Unit with a show at EB Expo 2017 on the Gold Coast.

May 17, 2017
Ed Sheeran: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Third Ed Sheeran Stadium Show Added In Melbourne

Ed Sheeran will play a third show in Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.

May 17, 2017
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Foo Fighters To Play Singapore For First Time In 20 Years

Foo Fighters will be on the road with the tour heading to Singapore for the first time in 21 years in August.

May 17, 2017
Ray Parker Jr and Fran Strine
Ray Parker Jr and Chicago Form Chicago’s Finest

Ray Parker Jr, Danny Saraphine and Bill Champlin have formed Chicago's Finest, a brand new group to celebrate everything Chicago, including the band and the city.

May 17, 2017
Glenn Frey, Eagles performs at Rod Laver Arena on 18 December 2010. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Glenn Frey’s Deacon To Join Eagles Upcoming Shows

Even though there were strong signs that the Eagles were done after the death of Glenn Frey, they announced that they would be playing the Classic East and West Festivals in July but the question was who would be taking Frey's place (if anyone).

May 17, 2017
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Loretta Lynn Moved to a Rehabilitation Facility

The full condition of Loretta Lynn has not been revealed but, based on the fact that she is now in a rehabilitation facility, it appears that there must have been some damage from the stroke she suffered on May 4.

May 17, 2017
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark To Release The Punishment Of Luxury

The resurgence of OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) continues with the September 1 release of their new album The Punishment of Luxury.

May 17, 2017
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Paris Jackson Has Written A Song She Wants Paul McCartney To Sing

Paris Jackson has written a song she'd like music veteran Paul McCartney to sing.

May 17, 2017
The Zombies, music news,
The Zombies Play Boston SETLIST

Hard to believe that several of rocks most iconic albums are celebrating their silver anniversary this year.

May 17, 2017