Yvonne Staples, one of the five members of the gospel and R&B greats The Staple Singers, has died at her home in South Shore, IL at the age of 80.
Sunset Boulevard and Argyle Avenue in Hollywood will hereby be known as Berry Gordy Square.November 29, 2019
Melbourne’s Brunswick Music Festival has scored the revered Blind Boys of Alabama for 2020.October 30, 2019
Mavis Staples will perform one Bluesfest sideshow in 2020 and Brisbane has scored it.September 24, 2019
Art Neville, the keyboard player for the Neville Brothers, has died at age 81. Art was also a founding member of The Meters.July 23, 2019
Kempsey’s annual Slim Dusty Festival has been canned for 2019 but it will return in 2020.July 15, 2019
The original Seekers Athol Guy, Keith Potger, Bruce Woodley have announced a new album and live dates with new singer Michael Cristiano who has come on board to recreate the original all-male line-up of the 50s.May 21, 2019
Doris Day, one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, has died at the age of 97.May 14, 2019