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Grinspoon Transition to Classic Rock Status

Grinspoon are fast transitioning to Classic Rock Status with sell-out shows reported in both Melbourne and Wollongong for their Chemical Hearts tour.

June 21, 2019
James Hetfield of Metallica photo by Ros OGorman
Metallica Say the Stones Stopped Them Breaking Up in 2004

Metallica were on the brink of calling it quits before receiving a phone call from the Rolling Stones asking them to open for the band.

June 21, 2019
Beyonce photo by Ros OGorman
Beyonce and Donald Glover Duet in new Lion King teaser

Disney bosses have teased Beyonce and Donald Glover's cover of Elton John's Can You Feel the Love Tonight in a new commercial for The Lion King remake.

June 21, 2019
Hollywood Vampires
New Music Releases for 20 June 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: Mark Ronson, Hollywood Vampires, Willie Nelson, Luke Combs (EP), Lil' Nas X, Will Young, Prince, Richard Reed Parry, Collective Soul, Cassius, Hot Chip, The Wiggles, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, The Saboteurs, Two Door Cinema Club, So Fresh Winter 2019 and the soundtracks for 'Toy Story 4' and 'Yesterday'.

June 21, 2019
Jake Bowen of Periphery to host Masterclass at Melbourne Guitar Show 2019
Jake Bowen of Periphery to present Masterclass at the 2019 Melbourne Guitar Show

Peripheny’s Jake Bowen will present a masterclass for Ibanez Australia at the Melbourne Guitar Show on 3 August.

June 20, 2019
The Amity Affliction performed at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 17 December 2015 as part of the Big Ass Tour photo by Zo Damage
The Amity Affliction adds Trophy Eyes and Make Them Suffer to Brisbane show

Newcastle’s Trophy Eyes and Perth’s Make Them Suffer have joined The Amity Affliction show for Brisbane on 14 September.

June 20, 2019
Charlies Melbourne - Lachlan Young Benjamin Belsey Elijah Slavinskis Lenny Thomas Edgar Stirling Pic Credit Jeff Busby1629
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie Stars Announced

Benjamin Belsey (10 years of age, from Point Cook), Elijah Slavinskis (10, Ashburton), Edgar Stirling (10, St Kilda), Lenny Thomas (12, Bonbeach) and Lachlan Young (13, Camberwell) will play the role of Charlie Bucket in Melbourne edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

June 20, 2019
Jimmy Barnes at Red Hot Summer Mornington 2019 photo Noise11.com
Jimmy Barnes Melbourne Show Upscaled To Rod Laver Arena

Jimmy Barnes ‘Shutting Down Your Town’ Melbourne date has been given more than a double-up up-scale moving from the 7,500 capacity Margaret Court Arena to the 14,820 capacity Rod Laver Arena.

June 20, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eminem, Khalid to Guest on Next Ed Sheeran Album

Ed Sheeran has unviewed the complete tracklisting and guest list for his next album with Eminem, Khalid and 50 Cent some of the names joining the ‘No 6 Collaborations Project’.

June 19, 2019
Changes Creative Victoria July 2019
Creative Victoria’a Changes Program Details

This year, Creative Victoria’s Music Passport program brings the change makers and deal brokers of Brazil to Melbourne to meet with local industry and discover local talent in our vibrant music capital.

June 19, 2019
Brian Cadd Silver City
Brian Cadd Debuts Moving Video for ‘Everybody’s Leaving’

When Brian Cadd released his album ‘Silver City’ in February one of the highlights was the moving ‘Everybody’s Leaving’, a song not just about the greats we lost in recent years, but also a statement about our own mortality.

June 18, 2019
Tim Rogers, Davey Lane and Ash Naylor Present Tommy Live at Memo Music Hall

You Am I’s Tim Rogers has gathered his contemporaries to become Captain Walker’s Unborn Children for a complete performance of Pete Townshend’s classic rock opera Tommy this weekend.

June 18, 2019
Dave Mustaine, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth Reveals He Had Throat Cancer

Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine has sent a message to fans to let them know that he has been diagnosed with throat cancer.

June 18, 2019
Ron Vincent sings Cat Stevens
Cat Stevens Endorses Ron Vincent To Carry His Music Forward

Australian performer Ron Vincent plays the music of Cat Stevens and he has received an endorsement from the man himself.

June 18, 2019
Kiki Dee
Hey Guess What, Kiki Dee is Touring Australia in July

If you saw Rocketman recently you saw a re-enactment of Kiki Dee performing her hit song with Elton John ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart.

June 18, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran has made an Advertisement for Heinz Ketchup

Ed Sheeran's Heinz Tomato Ketchup advert is inspired by an actual meal he had at a "super posh restaurant".

June 18, 2019
Jeff Tweedy of Wilco photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jeff Tweedy To Join The Cast of Curb Your Enthusiasm

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy is expected to be a new face when Larry David’s Curb Your Enthusiasm returns for a 10th season.

June 18, 2019
Stone Temple Pilots Purple
Stone Temple Pilots Mark 25th Anniversary of Purple with Expanded Edition

Stone Temple Pilots ‘Purple’ will be given an upgrade for its 25th anniversary. The new edition will be a three disc set with the original album, a disc of demos and a live album recorded in 1994.

June 18, 2019
SXSW 2020
SXSW 2020 Launches and Meet ‘n’ Greet Dates Are Happening In July

SXSW 2020 Meet ‘n’ Greet launch events have been locked in for Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in July.

June 18, 2019
Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt
Gloria Vanderbilt, mother of Anderson Cooper and Paul McCartney song subject, dies aged 95.

Billionaire fashion icon Gloria Vanderbilt has died from cancer at the age of 95.

June 18, 2019
Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac performs at ADOTG at Mt Duneed Winery on 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mick Fleetwood Says Former Fleetwood Mac Member Won’t Be Back

Mick Fleetwood has given up hope of a reunion with the former members of Fleetwood Mac.

June 18, 2019
Bruce Springsteen Western Stars
Its a Bruce Springsteen vs Madonna No 1 Week in the UK

It's a battle between The Boss and The Queen of Pop on this week's Official Albums Chart as new records by Madonna and Bruce Springsteen go head to head for the Number 1 spot.

June 18, 2019
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Fatboy Slim has an Art Exhibition on the way

Fatboy Slim is opening an art exhibition to showcase his collection of 'Smiley' memorabilia.

June 18, 2019
Don Walker Songs and Shots
Don Walker Tells The Story Behind His Song and Jimmy Barnes’ Hit ‘Stone Cold’

When Jimmy Barnes released his sixth solo album ‘Heat’ in 1993 it had a familiar sound on one track. ‘Stone Cold’ was written by his former Cold Chisel band mate Don Walker. It was the first thing Don and Jimmy had done together since the break-up of Cold Chisel five years earlier.

June 18, 2019
The Monkees with Peter Tork and Micky Dolenz perform at the Palais in St Kilda as part of their 50th anniversary tour on Wednesday 7 December 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Monkees Perform Their Final Show for Melbourne

I enjoyed seeing The Monkees again. Last time was 2016. This was a better band but last time had a better setlist.

June 17, 2019
Lloyd Cole
Lloyd Cole To Spend December in Australia

Lloyd Cole will return to Australia for his Rattlesnakes to Guessworks 2019 tour and spend December playing around the country.

June 17, 2019
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Noel Gallagher He’d Rather Eat his own Shit than listen to his brother Liam’s music

Noel Gallagher at the Isle of Wight Festival: “I’d rather eat my own shit than watch him murder his songs.”

June 17, 2019
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Ronson plans to donate his Amy Winehouse memorabilia to museum

Mark Ronson plans to one day donate a handwritten sheet of lyrics by Amy Winehouse to museum officials at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

June 17, 2019
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Stands By Jessica Biel’s Anti-Vax Comments

Justin Timberlake has shown his support for his wife Jessica Biel, after she was heavily criticised for her vaccination stance.

June 17, 2019
21 Savage
21 Savage donated to legal advocacy group

Rapper 21 Savage has gifted officials at the Southern Poverty Law Center $25,000 (£19,900) after helping him work through his immigration issues earlier this year (19).

June 17, 2019