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Minnie Riperton Lovin You
Maya Randolph Says It Was Hard To Hear Her Mother Minnie Riperton’s Biggest Hit

Maya Rudolph has admitted it used to be "painful" to be reminded of her late mother Minnie Riperton's song Lovin' You.

April 24, 2024
Hayley Williams of Paramore photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hayley Williams Is Set To Tour With Taylor Swift

Hayley Williams is excited to be joining Taylor Swift on the road, following the release of her longtime pal’s 11th studio album.

April 24, 2024
Tre Cool, Green Day, Soundwave, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Green Day Perform Complete ‘Dookie’ and ‘American Idiot’ At Show

Green Day played 'Dookie' and 'American Idiot' in full at an intimate club show.

April 24, 2024
Stevie Nicks ADOTG at Rochford Winery on Saturday 18 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brandi Carlile to Open For Stevie Nicks In London

Stevie Nicks has revealed the first wave of special guests for her upcoming show at American Express presents BST Hyde Park.

April 24, 2024
The Weeknd Dawn FM
The Weeknd Officially Cancels Australian Tour Eight Months After Being Announced

The Weeknd Australia and New Zealand tour has been officially cancelled eight months after being announced and six months after being postponed in November, 2023.

April 23, 2024
Normie Rowe and the Playboys perform at Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, Melbourne on Saturday 6 June 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Normie Rowe’s 2019 cover of 1927’s ‘Compulsory Hero’ Continues to Resonate For ANZAC Day 2024

In 2019, Normie Rowe cover the 1927 hit ‘Compulsory Hero’ as a tribute to Australia’s servicemen and women. As ANZAC Day 2024 approaches, Normie’s version of the song has become a comment of the time made even more poignant because he is also a returned serviceman.

April 23, 2024
Split Enz True Colours Stamps NZ
Split Enz Stamps To Be Issued By New Zealand Post Office

Split Enz have been honored by the New Zealand Post Office with a series of stamps based on their classic album ‘True Colours’.

April 23, 2024
Montell Fish
Montell Fish Plans A Third Album With ‘Charlotte’ After ‘Ghost and ‘Jamie’

Gospel/R&B artist Montell Fish makes a lot of music in quick succession. In 2022, his two albums ‘Her Love Still Haunts Me Like A Ghost’ and ‘Jamie’ where not all Montell had in mind. The two will soon become a trilogy with another record ‘Charlotte’ on the way.

April 23, 2024
Cher in Melbourne 2005 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Class Of 2024 Announced

The inductees for the 2024 Rock and Roll Hall of fame have been announced and once again, controversy surrounds the announcement this year as it has done every other year.

April 23, 2024
Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells
Mike Oldfield’s ‘Tubular Bells’ To Be Performed Live With Richard A Smith In Australia

Mike Oldfield’s longtime collaborator Richard A Smith will perform ‘Tubular Bells’ in Australia to mark the 50th anniversary of the iconic album.

April 23, 2024
Jet photo by Jason Sheldon
Jet To Release Limited Edition 7 Inch Vinyl of ‘Hurry Hurry’

Jet’s first new music in 14 years will be the limited edition 7 inch single ‘Hurry Hurry / Un’avventura’, due May 9.

April 23, 2024
Sammy Hagar supplied HWOF
Sammy Hagar To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame

Sammy Hagar will be the 2779th recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Sammy’s star will be unveiled on 30 April 2024 at 11:30am.

April 23, 2024
Chan Romero
‘Hippy Hippy Shake’ Songwriter and Singer Chan Romero Dies Aged 82

Chan Romero, best known for his 1959 classic ‘The Hippy Hippy Shake’ has died at the age of 82.

April 23, 2024
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Sued Again Over Concert Delays

Madonna has been sued again over concert delays.

April 23, 2024
Kid Cudi for Heatwave Festival
Kid Cudi and His Broken Foot

Kid Cudi has shared an update on his health after injuring his foot during his appearance at the Coachella Festival.

April 23, 2024
Blondie at Pandemonium Melbourne 20 April 2024 by Winston Robinson
Blondie’s First Show of 2024 Was In Melbourne, Australia

Blondie put on a good show at Pandemonium Rocks in Australia for their first show of 2024 but not a great show. The band was outstanding but Debbie Harry’s voice was just not there.

April 22, 2024
Alice Cooper 2024 by Winston Robison
Alice Cooper Plays First Show Of 2024 For Pandemonium In Melbourne

Alice Cooper is back touring with his first shows for 2024 now underway in Australia headlining the Pandemonium Rocks music festival.

April 22, 2024
The Superjesus
There is A Brand New Superjesus Song ‘We Won’t Let Go Until Its Over’

The Superjesus have a brand new song ‘We Won’t Let Go Until Its Over’.

April 22, 2024
David Byrne photo by Ros O'Gorman
David Byrne Covers Paramore ‘Hard Times’

David Byrne has covered Paramore’s ‘Hard Times’ after Paramore’ covered David’s Talking Heads classic ‘Burning Down The House’.

April 22, 2024
Simple Minds at Red Hot Summer Mornington 2024 photo by Winston Robinson
Jim Kerr of Simple Minds Wins Award for Jim Morrison Documentary

This week at the New York Festivals International Radio Awards in NYC 'Jim Kerr on Jim Morrison' was awarded the Gold Medal for Best Documentary in the Culture & The Arts category.

April 22, 2024
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink Sues Pharrell

P!nk has filed legal action against Pharrell Williams over his proposed P.Inc. trademark.

April 22, 2024
Billie Eilish Hit Me Hard and Soft
Billie Eilish Announces Tracklisting for Third Album ‘Hit Me Hard and Soft’

Billie Eilish has revealed the 10 song tracklist for her third album ‘Hit Me Hard and Soft’, due in May.

April 21, 2024
UB40
UB40 Re-Record Some Classics For 21st Album UB45

UB40’s 21st album ‘UB45’ has some familiar tunes. The title is a nod to the 45 years since the band’s first gig at The Hare & Hounds Pub in Kings Heath, Birmingham for a friend’s birthday on 9 February 1979.

April 20, 2024
Tour of Duty cover
Historic 1999 Tour of Duty Concert Featuring John Farnham, Kylie Minogue and The Living End To Be Released For ANZAC Day

John Farnham said shortly after arriving in Dili: “I’ll never be able to explain to my family and friends how I felt being transported in a green truck accompanied by a soldier brandishing arms, and looking at children and women on the streets in what’s been a horrendous situation.”

April 20, 2024
Palaye Royale Facebook profile pic 2024
Palaye Royale Reveal Heartbreaking Reason They Dropped Out of Pandemonium Festival In Australia

The three members of Palaye Royale, brothers Sebastian Danzig, Remington Leith and Emerson Barrett have announced the passing of their mother Stephanie Cowper.

April 19, 2024
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pandemonium Times Announced and Local Acts Revealed

The first Pandemonium Festival shows get underway in Melbourne (Saturday 20 April). The schedule for each city has now been revealed as well as the opening acts.

April 19, 2024
Paul Weller photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Weller To Release ‘66’ Album for his 66th

Paul Weller will turn 66 on 25 May, 2024. The day before, he will release his 17th solo record ‘66’.

April 19, 2024
Allman Brothers Co-Founder Dickey Betts Dies Aged 80

Guitarist Dickey Betts, a co-founder of the Allman Brothers Band and songwriter of ‘Ramblin’ Man’, has died at age 80.

April 19, 2024
Paul McCartney and Wings One Hand Clapping
Paul McCartney & Wings ‘One Hand Clapping’ Gets Official Release After 50 Years

A soundtrack for ‘One Hand Clapping’, the Paul McCartney & Wings doco from 1974, will finally be released after 50 years on June 14, 2024.

April 19, 2024
The Masters Apprentices
Gavin Webb of The Masters Apprentices Dies Aged 77

Gavin Webb, the founding bass player for The Masters Apprentices, has died at age 77 after six years with cancer.

April 18, 2024