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Carlos Santana. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Carlos Santana Calls For Actual Live Music At Super Bowl

Perhaps Carlos Santana should have said it a little sooner but, on Tuesday, he took the NFL to task about their selection for entertainment for the Super Bowl halftime show.

February 11, 2016
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DMX Released From Hospital

Rapper DMX has been released from hospital after he was found unconscious on Monday night (08Feb16).

February 11, 2016
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Kid Excused From School To Attend Springsteen Concert

Patrick Pipino, a Ben and Jerry's franchise owner in Saratoga Springs, NY, wanted to take his daughters Isabelle, 12, and Sarah, 7, to their first Bruce Springsteen concert.

February 10, 2016
Kanye West 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Infuriates Fans With Bill Cosby Post

Kanye West has stirred up controversy online after tweeting his support for embattled comedian Bill Cosby.

February 10, 2016
The X-Files Tim Armstrong as Trashman
Rancid’s Tim Armstrong Was X-Files Trashman

Tim Armstrong, the frontman foe US punk band Rancid, is the supernatural killer in this week’s episode of ‘The X-Files’.

February 10, 2016
Merle Haggard
Merle Haggard Is On The Road Again After Illness

Last Thursday Merle Haggard was canceling his February dates to battle a case of double pneumonia.

February 10, 2016
Andrew Stockdale, Wolfmother, 2013, Music Bowl, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Wolfmother Sound Nothing Like Wolfmother On ‘Pretty Peggy’

Wolfmother sound more like Mumford & Sons than Deep Purple on their new song 'Pretty Peggy'.

February 10, 2016
Prince Australian Shows Sell-Out

Tickets for the Prince ‘Piano & A Microphone’ shows in Sydney and Melbourne next week have sold out.

February 10, 2016
Mick Fleetwood, Fleetwood Mac performs at A Day On The Green at Mt Duneed Winery in Geelong on Saturday 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mick Fleetwood Blues Band To Play Sydney and Melbourne

Mick Fleetwood will perform Bluesfest sideshows with the Mick Fleetwood Blues band in Sydney and Melbourne as well as New Zealand in March and April.

February 10, 2016
Kelly Clarkson photo by Ros O'Gorman images
Kelly Clarkson Writes Children’s Book

Kelly Clarkson has become the latest celebrity children's book author.

February 10, 2016
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Finds Oscar Nomination Healing

Pop star Lady Gaga's Best Original Song Oscar nomination is "extremely healing" for her.

February 10, 2016
The Monkees
Paul Weller And Noel Gallagher Wrote Song Together For The Monkees

More details of ‘Good Times’, the new album by The Monkees, have emerged with it now revealed that Paul Weller has written a song with Noel Gallagher especially for the album.

February 9, 2016
New Mogwai ‘Ether’ #LISTEN

Mogwai debut 'Ether', the second track to be lifted from their forthcoming new album Atomic, due for release on 1 April via Rock Action in CD, double gatefold LP and digital formats.

February 9, 2016
Elton John Concert
Elton John Namechecks Sarah Blasko On James Corden Show

Elton John says he is inspired today by artists like Australia’s Sarah Blasko.

February 9, 2016
Belly Reunite

The alt-rock band Belly are reforming this summer to play shows in both the U.S. and U.K.

February 9, 2016
Peter Cetera
Peter Cetera Pulls Out Of Chicago Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Peter Cetera has officially informed the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (and we would assume, his former group, Chicago) that he will not be performing with Chicago nor attending their induction.

February 9, 2016
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Performs Anthem At The Super Bowl

Lady Gaga's performance of the U.S. National Anthem at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday (07Feb16) came from the heart.

February 9, 2016
Snow Patrol
Snow Patrol ‘Chasing Cars’ Is Most Played Love Song Of 21st Century

In honour of Valentine's Day, music licensing company PPL has released an official chart of the Most Played Love Songs of the 21st Century.

February 9, 2016
Tommy James Me The Mob and the Music
There Is A Tommy James Biopic On The Way

Six years ago, Tommy James released his memoir Me, the Mob and the Music, a no-holds-barred story of James' career in music and his dealing with organized crime.

February 9, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce Describes Coldplay Song As Awful

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin still cringes about the moment Beyonce described one of his songs as "awful".

February 9, 2016
Prince Times and Prices Revealed

The times and prices for Prince's 'Piano & A Microphone' shows for Melbourne and Sydney have been revealed.

February 8, 2016
Molly Generates Over 2 Million Viewers

The ‘Molly’ miniseries is a hit with Australian television viewers despite its multiple historical inaccuracies.

February 8, 2016
The Rolling Stones Perform ‘Anybody Seen My Baby’ For First Time Since 1998

The Rolling Stones have performed 'Anybody Seen My Baby' for the first time since 1998.

February 8, 2016
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Chili Peppers Go Live In San Francisco

The Red Hot Chili Peppers were just one of a number of new and veteran artists that played parties around San Francisco in the nights leading up to the Super Bowl.

February 8, 2016
Hilltop Hoods - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hilltop Hoods Have A Brand New Song ‘1955’

Hilltop Hoods have just released a brand new song '1955' featuring Montaigne and Tim Thum.

February 8, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce To Perform New Song Formation At Super Bowl

Beyonce Knowles is reportedly planning to perform her new single Formation at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday (7Feb16).

February 8, 2016
Dan Hicks
R.I.P. Dan Hicks 1941-2016

Innovative singer/songwriter Dan Hicks died early Saturday morning at his home in the Bay Area of California after battling throat and liver cancer. He was 74.

February 8, 2016
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Miami Tries To Stop Duran Duran Concert Happening

The government of Miami-Dade County are trying to stop a Duran Duran concert.

February 8, 2016
David Bowie 2004 Rod Laver Arena. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Iman Makes First Statement Since David Bowie’s Death

Late singer David Bowie's grieving widow Iman addressed the public through social media for the first time in weeks on Saturday.

February 8, 2016
Jeff Healey
Jeff Healey Unreleased Music Surfaces

2016 marks the release of Heal My Soul – the lost album from Jeff Healey which has never been heard before by the public.

February 8, 2016