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UK Charts: Classic Wham! Last Christmas Is Back At No 1

Wham! have returned to Number 1 in the UK with their classic track Last Christmas.

December 18, 2022
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The Weeknd Releases Song From Avatar 2

The Weeknd has released his track from the 'Avatar: The Way of Water' soundtrack.

December 18, 2022
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Kylie Minogue Teases New Album

Kylie Minogue "hopes people love" her new album.

December 18, 2022
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Another Red Hot Summer Sells Out For Launceston

Red Hot Summer has another sell out show for 2023 in Launceston, Tasmania on 18 February.

December 16, 2022
Coldplay perform at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Friday 9 December 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay and Nile Rodgers Are Working Together

Coldplay have teamed up with Nile Rodgers for a new project.

December 16, 2022
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Rolling Stones Plan GRRR Live Virtual Concert

The Rolling Stones are set to stage a virtual concert to celebrate the release of 'GRRR Live!'.

December 16, 2022
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Sam Ryder Is Touring With Dislocated Shoulder and Broken Toe

Sam Ryder has been nursing a dislocated shoulder and broken toe while on tour.

December 16, 2022
Paul Simon and Sting at Mt Duneed Winery 2015
Sting, Stevie Wonder To Perform At Paul Simon Tribute

Sting, Stevie Wonder and the Jonas Brothers are set to perform at an upcoming tribute to the great songwriting genius Paul Simon.

December 16, 2022
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Summer In Berry Sells-Out

Red Hot Summer has another sell out show for 2023 at the Berry Showground in Berry, New South Wales on 11 February.

December 15, 2022
Cyndi Lauper at Rod Laver Arena on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Cyndi Lauper and Sam Smith Perform For Marriage Equality At The White House

Cyndi Lauper and Sam Smith performed at the White House to celebrate President Joe Biden signing the Respect for Marriage Act into law on Tuesday.

December 15, 2022
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Charli XCX To Perform In Brisbane and Melbourne In 2023

Charli XCX has some smaller sideshows planned for Brisbane and Melbourne as part of her 2023 visit for ‘For The Love’ and ‘Live and Proud’.

December 15, 2022
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The Unreliable Azealia Banks Pisses Off Australian Fans Again

US rapper Azealia Banks has once again shown poor form and total disregard for fans by cancelling her Brisbane show because “last time I was in Brisbane y’all threw shit on the stage” after postponing her Melbourne show earlier in the week because she didn’t arrive in the country on time.

December 14, 2022
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Son Of Tina Turner Died From Colon Cancer Complications Autopsy Reveals

Tina Turner's son Ronnie died due to "complications" related to colon cancer, officials have revealed.

December 14, 2022
Darren Hayes photo by Ros O'Gorman
Darren Hayes Cancels Gold Coast Show Due To Poor Sales

Former Savage Garden singer Darren Hayes has cancelled his upcoming Gold Coast show due to poor ticket sales and he has been totally honest about it.

December 14, 2022
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The Killers Take Live Performance To Star Trek Proportions #REVIEW

The Killers have had an enormous leap in live performance in recent years with them now, dare I say, reaching that level of live greatness U2 entered around ‘Rattle and Hum’.

December 14, 2022
Kate Hudson on Almost Famous cover
Kate Hudson To Release Debut Album in 2023

Kate Hudson is planning to release her debut album in 2023.

December 14, 2022
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Tim Commerford of Rage Against the Machine Reveals He Has Cancer

Rage Against the Machine's Tim Commerford revealed his prostate cancer diagnosis.

December 14, 2022
K-Pop Star Jin of BTS Begins Military Service In Korea

BTS star Jin began his 18-month mandatory military service on Tuesday.

December 14, 2022
Annie Lennox photo by Ros O'Gorman
Annie Lennox Praises Funkanometry for Their ‘Sweet Dreams’ Routine

A dance routine of the Eurythmics classic ‘Sweet Dreams’ by Canadian dance troupe Funkanomertry has caught the eye of Annie Lennox.

December 13, 2022
The Smile At Montreux Jazz Festival July 2022 live album artwork cover art
Thom Yorke’s The Smile To Release Live Album

The Smile, Thom Yorke’s other band with Tom Skinner and Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood will release the live album ‘The Smile at Montreux Jazz Festival' July 2022’ this week.

December 13, 2022
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Elon Musk Booed At Dave Chappelle Gig

Elon Musk was left shocked after he received a 10 minute boo-down at Dave Chappelle.

December 13, 2022
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Counting Crows Add Extra Sydney and Melbourne Shows

Counting Crows have added additional Sydney and Melbourne shows after two sellouts.

December 13, 2022
Angelo Badalamenti
Twin Peaks Composer Angelo Badalamenti Dies Aged 85

Angelo Badalamenti, the composer who worked with David Lynch on Twin Peaks as well as Blue Velvet and Mulholland Drive, has died at age 85.

December 13, 2022
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KISS Add Final UK Dates

KISS have announced their final UK concerts.

December 13, 2022
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Patti LaBelle Escorted Off Stage After Bomb Threat

Patti LaBelle was escorted offstage during a concert in Milwaukee, Wisconsin over a bomb threat on Saturday night.

December 13, 2022
Janet Jackson photo by Ros OGorman
Janet Jackson To Tour Again In 2023

Janet Jackson is heading back out on tour.

December 13, 2022
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Eagles Are Finally Officially On YouTube

Eagles have finally discovered YouTube. The legendary band has uploaded eight videos to its brand new YouTube channel.

December 12, 2022
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Reg Mombassa Warns of Technology Surveillance In New Dog Trumpet Video ‘Shadowland’

Dog Trumpet has a new music video for the title track of the ‘Shadowland’ album.

December 12, 2022
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: Paul Kelly’s Christmas Train Is The No 1 Album in Australia

Returning to the chart this week and taking out the No.1 slot is "Paul Kelly's Christmas Train" set, scoring a new peak in the process.

December 12, 2022
Billy Joel at the MCG 10 December 2022 photo by Bron Robinson 3
Billy Joel Transforms the MCG Into The Melbourne Concert Ground #REVIEW

There were no crickets at the MCG this week. Just thunderous applause. Billy Joel opened his one-off Melbourne show with a message for his fans. “The bad news is I haven’t put out anything new since 1993, so basically you’re gonna hear the same shit you heard last time. The good news is I haven’t put out anything new since 1993, so basically you’re gonna hear the same shit you heard last time.”

December 11, 2022