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Anderson .Paak Files For Divorce

Anderson .Paak has filed for divorce from wife Jaylyn Chang, citing “irreconcilable differences.”

January 13, 2024
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Not One Australian Song of 2023 Made The ARIA End of Year Top 100

Once again, ARIA has proven itself a disgrace with a complete lack of attention to Australian artists in 2023. Not one Australian song released in 2023 made the ARIA End of Year Top 100 Singles and only one Australian album released in 2023 made the ARIA End of Year Top 100 Albums.

January 12, 2024
Elton John starts Rochford Winery show in 40 degree heat
Elton John Is Officially The Most Successful Live Act of All-Time

Sir Elton John is way out in front as the most successful live act of all-time, based on gross ticket sales.

January 12, 2024
Brian Cadd at Apia Good Times 2021
Brian Cadd To Spend February Touring Australia

Australian music legend Brian Cadd will spend all of February (and a bit of spillage into January and March) roadtesting songs from his upcoming ‘Dream Train’ album.

January 12, 2024
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Paul McCartney’s Seven Australian Got Back Concerts Made $US37 Million ($AUD55m)

Paul McCartney’s seven sold-out shows in Australia at the end of 2023 made around $US37 million ($AUD55m).

January 12, 2024
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The Black Keys Announce New Album ‘Ohio Players’ And Release Song ‘Beautiful People’

The Black Keys have released a new song today (12 January, 2024). “Beautiful People (Stay High)” written by Dan Auerbach, Patrick Carney, Beck and Dan the Automator and revealed a new album titled ‘Ohio Players’.

January 12, 2024
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The Black Crowes To Release ‘Happiness Bastards’ First Album In 15 Years

The Black Crowes will release their first album of new songs since 2009’s ‘Before The Frost … Until the Freeze’ when ‘Happiness Bastards’ is released in March 2024.

January 12, 2024
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Pretenders ‘Learning To Crawl’ Turns 40

Pretenders third album ‘Learning To Crawl’ is turning 40. ‘Learning To Crawl’ was released on 13 January, 1984. It was the first album since the death of two members, Pete Fardon and James Honeyman-Scott, who both died of drug overdoses.

January 12, 2024
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Destiny’s Child Were Together For Tina Knowles 70th Birthday

Tina Knowles has revealed that she was "serenaded by Destiny's Child" for her 70th birthday.

January 12, 2024
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Ariana Grande Says She Channeled Madonna For New Song

Ariana Grande's new single has been heavily influenced by Madonna. Ariana recently announced her long-awaited return to the music scene, and Ariana's upcoming single, 'Yes, And?', has been strongly influenced by the chart-topping icon.

January 12, 2024
Sophie Ellis-Bextor
Sophie Ellis-Bextor Will Have An Album in 2024

Sophie Ellis-Bextor is working on a new album. Sophie has revealed that she's been busily working on a new record "with a lot of top writers".

January 12, 2024
Lisa Marie Presley
Posthumous Lisa Marie Presley Memoir To Be Published By Her Daughter Riley Keough

Lisa Marie Presley's memoir is set to be released posthumously in collaboration with her daughter Riley Keough.

January 12, 2024
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ARCA To Kick Of First 2024 Release With Live Anne Kirkpatrick & Alan Bowles Album

The first ARCA release for 2024 will be an historic Anne Kirkpatrick & Alan Bowles featuring Hotspur live album recorded at the Pier Hotel in Frankston in 1987.

January 11, 2024
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James Ryan and Jimmy Cupples Fill Up On Unledded For Led Zeppelin Shows

Since the demise of Led Zeppelin following the death of John Bonham in 1980, Jimmy Page & Robert Plant collaborations have been rare.

January 11, 2024
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Buckcherry Are Out To Grab Your Attention in 2024

When Buckcherry return to Australia in September, 2024 frontman Josh Todd will be concentrating on grabbing your attention.

January 11, 2024
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Van Halen ‘1984’ Turns 40

‘1984’, Van Halen’s last album of the era with David Lee Roth, turned 40 years old this week.

January 11, 2024
Daryl Braithwaite One Electric Sunday 26 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Daryl Braithwaite Turns 75. Happy Birthday Daryl

Happy birthday to Australian music legend Daryl Braithwaite, who turns 75 today (January 11, 2024).

January 11, 2024
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James Reyne To Kick Off 40 Years Of ‘Crawl File’ This Weekend

Former Australian Crawl frontman James Reyne will begin 2024 live in Torquay, Victoria this Sunday marking 40 years since the first Australian Crawl best of ‘Crawl File’.

January 11, 2024
J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dinosaur Jr Add Melbourne Show

Dinosaur Jr will play a standalone headline show in Melbourne the night before the Tentpole festival.

January 11, 2024
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Legendary Canadian Guitarist Rik Emmett To Release Early 90s Best Of

Former Triumph guitarist Rik Emmett has curated a Best Of compiled from his three Duke Street releases, all released between 1990 and 1995.

January 11, 2024
Hollie Cook photo by Jasmine Da Silva
WOMADelaide Reveals Final Four Artists for 2024

WOMADelaide has announced the addition of four artists –Afrobeat luminary Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 (Nigeria); tropical pop-reggae artist Hollie Cook (UK); the Mauskovic Dance Band (The Netherlands) and DJ-producer Saliah (Lebanon/UK) – expanding the line-up to an impressive 71 groups appearing at the festival in Adelaide’s Botanic Park/Tainmuntilla from 8-11 March 2024.

January 11, 2024
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Middle Kids Debut More New Music with ‘Terrible News’

Just two weeks into 2024 and Sydney’s Middle Kids have a new song titled ‘Terrible News’.

January 11, 2024
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Selena Gomez To Play Linda Ronstadt In Biopic

Selena Gomez will play Linda Ronstadt in an upcoming biopic about the iconic singer of the 70s and 80s.

January 11, 2024
Kraftwerk at MCA Melbourne 8 December 2023 photo by Winston Robinson, Noise11
Kraftwerk to Perform Eight Complete Albums At Nine Shows In LA

Kraftwerk will take up residency at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in May to perform eights albums over nine nights with the series concluding with a ‘Best Of’ setlist.

January 11, 2024
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Legendary Folk Singer Ralph McTell Prepares For Australia In February

Ralph McTell will start his Australian tour in Sydney on 8 February 2023. There are 15 Australian and two New Zealand dates on the tour, quite a lengthy tour for the 79 year old UK singer songwriter.

January 11, 2024
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Taylor Swift Has The UK’s Biggest Selling Vinyl Album of 2024

The UK's 2023 Vinyl Album Chart for the year has been published giving a clearer indication of what actually sells when you take away streaming figures.

January 10, 2024
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Waxahatchee Are Right Back At It for 2024

One of 2024’s first new releases is ‘Right Back At It’ from Birmingham, Alabama’s Waxahatchee.

January 10, 2024
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Tony Clarkin of Magnum Dies At Age 77

Tony Clarkin, the guitarist for Birmingham band Magnum, has died at age 77.

January 10, 2024
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James Kottak of Scorpions Dies Aged 61

One time Scorpions drummer James Kottak has died at age 61.

January 10, 2024
Sinead O'Connor at Point Nepean, Victoria 2008 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sinead O’Connor Died of Natural Causes

Sinéad O'Connor died of natural causes, according to the coroner.

January 10, 2024