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Heloise performs for Melbourne Music Bank
Héloise To Release Melbourne Music Bank Winning Song This Is Home

Melbourne Music Bank winner Héloise will release ‘This Is Home’, her prize-winning song on April 17.

April 1, 2015
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Bruce Springsteen To Release 1980 Concert As Live Album

Bruce Springsteen continues his new Archive Series with one of his most famous early shows from December 31, 1980 at the Nassau Coliseum.

April 1, 2015
Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers
The Rolling Stones To Reissue Iconic Sticky Fingers Album

The Rolling Stones have dug into the archive to resurrect one of their biggest albums, Sticky Fingers, in Deluxe and Super Deluxe Editions.

April 1, 2015
Spirit of the Anzacs
Spirit Of The Anzacs Is Biggest One-Week Seller Of 2015 So Far

The ‘Spirit of the Anzacs’ album is the biggest one week seller so far this year (disregarding compilations).

March 30, 2015
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
UK Top 30 Albums Features Three Australian Females This Week

Three female Australians, Courtney Barnett, Kylie Minogue and Sia, have albums in the UK Top 30 albums this week.

March 30, 2015
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
360 and Chris Cheney Perform Early Warning VIDEO

360 has taken The Living End’s Chris Cheney into the studio to lay down an acoustic version of ‘Early Warning’.

March 30, 2015
Darius Rucker
Darius Rucker To Release Fourth Country Album

Darius Rucker is now four albums into his country career with the release on Tuesday of Southern Style.

March 30, 2015
Spirit of the Anzacs
ARIA Albums: Spirit Of The Anzacs Hits No 1

After debuting at No.2 last week Lee Kernaghan sees his new album “Spirit of the Anzacs” climbs up a place to land at No.1 this week, becoming not only the first chart topping album for Lee, but also his first ever album to climb in the second week on the charts.

March 28, 2015
Lunchmoney Lewis, music news,
ARIA Singles: Lunchmoney Lewis Spends Second Week At No 1

LunchMoney Lewis keeps paying his “Bills” at the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles chart for a second week, with Australia still the only country to have placed it this high so far, it’s Top 15 in New Zealand (#14), Top 30 in The Netherlands (#25) and the song slightly climbed in the USA (95 to 93) this week.

March 28, 2015
Mavis Staples photo by Ros OGorman
Mavis Staples To Release EP In April

The legendary Mavis Staples will release the four song EP ‘My Good Fortune’ in April.

March 27, 2015
Sean Kelly, music news,
Sean Kelly To Showcase At Musexpo

Californian singer songwriter Sean Kelly will perform at the Musexpo music industry conference in Hollywood in April.

March 27, 2015
Silverchair Frogstomp music news
Silverchair Frogstomp Turns 20 Today

Silverchair’s debut album ‘Frogstomp’ has been remastered, expanded and reissued to mark the 20th anniversary of its release on March 27, 1995.

March 27, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Madonna Chart Figure Even Worse Than Expected

After one week on the charts, Madonna 'Rebel Heart' has performed even worse than projected in the USA.

March 27, 2015
Van Morrison photo by Ros O'Gorman images
New Music Releases For March 27, 2015

Death Cab for Cutie, Action Bronson, Madeon, Three Days Grace, Ringo Starr, The Prodigy and Van Morrison lead the week's new releases.

March 27, 2015
Rob Halford, Judas Priest - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rob Halford Catalogue Set For Reissue

Rob Halford's catalog of music outside of Judas Priest is now being issued by Sony Music and Legacy Recordings.

March 26, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Madonna Departs US Top 10 After One Week

Madonna's Rebel Heart has taken a huge drop in sales in its second week of release.

March 25, 2015
Peter Hook and the Light photo by Ros OGorman
Peter Hook To Play Every Joy Division Song In One Show

Peter Hook will perform a one-off show in Macclesfield, UK featuring all 48 Joy Division songs.

March 24, 2015
Palace of the Kings White Birds, music news,
Palace Of The King Sign European Album Deal

Melbourne’s Palace of the King will release their debut album ‘White Bird/Burn The Sky’ in Europe via Listenable Records.

March 24, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Madonna Stiffs In Australia And Heads The Same Way In USA

The over-hyped Madonna album ‘Rebel Heart’ has stiffed in its second week in Australia and the UK and will do the same in the USA this week.

March 24, 2015
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence + The Machine Reveal St Jude VIDEO

Florence + The Machine have debuted a video for their ‘How Big How Blue How Beautiful’ album track ‘St Jude’.

March 24, 2015
Muse, Matthew Bellamy, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Muse Debut New Song Dead Inside LISTEN

Muse have debuted ‘Dead Inside’, the first official single fro, the upcoming ‘Drones’ album.

March 24, 2015
Brandon Flowers The Desired Effect, music news,
Brandon Flowers Debuts New Song Can’t Deny My Love Live In Mexico

Brandon Flowers has started to debut songs from his second solo album live starting with ‘Can’t Deny My Love’ in Mexico this month.

March 24, 2015
Alexander Gow of Oh Mercy at
Oh Mercy Sandy Video Revealed WATCH

Alexander Gow has unveiled his new music video for Oh Mercy’s ‘Sandy’.

March 24, 2015
Thin Lizzy, music news,
Thin Lizzy Albums Set For Vinyl Reissue

Eight albums from the Thin Lizzy catalog will be reissued this month.

March 24, 2015
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Blur Release Lonesome Street From Magic Whip LISTEN

Lonesome Street, the third and final track to be sent to fans ahead of release of The Magic Whip, is available now.

March 24, 2015
Kendrick Lamar
ARIA Albums: Kendrick Lamar Soars, Madonna Stiffs

Kendrick Lamar has the debuted at number one on the ARIA Chart but Madonna has had a spectacular fall.

March 21, 2015
Lunchmoney Lewis, music news,
ARIA Singles: Lunchmoney Lewis Has The Number 1 Song

I predicted last week in my column that LunchMoney Lewis and his single “Bills” was headed for the top of the ARIA Singles chart, well this week it jumps up four places to land at the chart summit, plus it picks up a Gold (●) sales certification in the process.

March 21, 2015
Whitesnake The Purple Album
Coverdale Covers Coverdale For Whitesnake Purple Album

Whitesnake’s new album in a homage to the David Coverdale Deep Purple era. In other words, Whitesnake singer David Coverdale is paying tribute to himself, when he was the singer of Deep Purple.

March 20, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Midge Ure Is This Week’s Guest On iHeartRadio Music News

Ultravox/Visage/Live Aid legend Midge Ure joins Noise11 this week for iHeartRadio Music News.

March 20, 2015
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
New Music Releases For March 20 2015

Kylie (live), Alison Wonderland, James Bay, Seasick Steve, Incubus, Kendrick Lamar and the Furious 7 & Cinderella soundtracks lead the week's new releases.

March 19, 2015