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Shannon Noll, Red Hot Summer. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
18 Australian Acts Added To Savannah In the Round

18 more acts have been added to Queensland’s Savannah in the Round music festival.

February 3, 2021
Marilyn Manson - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rose McGowan Speaks Out About Her Ex Marilyn Manson

Rose McGowan has offered her support to the women accusing her former fiance, Marilyn Manson, of abuse.

February 3, 2021
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Marilyn Manson Responds To Abuse Claims

Marilyn Manson has hit back at Evan Rachel Wood's accusations that he abused her, labelling them "horrible distortions of reality".

February 3, 2021
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Sued By Sister Over Book

Mariah Carey's estranged sister is suing the star for comments the singer has made about her.

February 3, 2021
Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia
Dua Lipa Is About To Release New Music

Dua Lipa took to Instagram on Monday (01.02.21) to celebrate her single 'Levitating' being in the Top 5 of Billboard's Hot 100 Chart in US, and confirmed new tunes are on the way very soon.

February 3, 2021
Dolly Parton in concert photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Turned Down Presidential Media From trump Twice

Dolly Parton turned down the Presidential Medal of Freedom from former U.S. president trump twice during his time in office.

February 3, 2021
Slade’s Don Powell Forms New Don Powell Band

Former Slade drummer Don Powell has formed his own band The Don Powell Band after being dumped from Slade in 2020.

February 2, 2021
Ringo Starr, Festival Hall, Melbourne Australia, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ringo Starr Says His Favourite Bob Dylan Song Is ‘When The Deal Goes Down’

Ringo Starr has picked an obscure 2006 Bob Dylan song as his favourite Dylan song. ‘When The Deal Goes Down’ is from Bob’s ‘Modern Times’ album.

February 2, 2021
Brian Wilson performs Pet Sounds at the Palais in St Kilda on Sunday 3 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Beach Boys Legend Brian Wilson Gets His Covid Jab

“Everyone get your vaccine. Last line I wasn’t at Dodger Stadium I threw out the first pitch”. And so says Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson has he drives up for his Covid jab.

February 2, 2021
Tim Kelly
Tim Kelly Joins Australia Institute of Music

Australian music executive Tim Kelly has taken up a newly created role at the Australian Institute of Music (AIM).

February 2, 2021
Angus Young AC/DC performing at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Sunday 6 December 2015. They are in Australia on the final leg of their Rock Or Bust World Tour. photo by Ros O'Gorman
How AC/DC Made The Realize Video From All Over The World

When you watch the AC/DC ‘Realize’ video it looks like the band is all in the same room. They are not. They are all over the planet.

February 2, 2021
Marilyn Manson - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Marilyn Manson Dropped From Record Label After Abuse Claims

Loma Vista Recordings has dropped Marilyn Manson after his former partner Evan Rachel Wood accused him of years of abuse.

February 2, 2021
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Reveals He Has Alzheimer’s Disease

94-year old music legend Tony Bennett has announced he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

February 2, 2021
Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Second Volume of Chris Cornell Rarities To Be Released

There is a second volume of Chris Cornell rarities is on the way. The first record - which featured 10 cover songs by the late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman, who died in 2017 aged 52 - was released in December, and the singer's widow Vicky Cornell has now revealed there is a follow up on the way.

February 2, 2021
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T.I.’s Wife Accuses Woman Is Harassing Her Family

T.I.'s wife Tiny Harris has come to her husband's defence amid allegations he held a gun to a family friend's head.

February 2, 2021
Carrie Underwood. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Carrie Underwood Is Recovering From A Neck Injury

Country superstar Carrie Underwood is easing herself back into her routine after suffering a neck injury.

February 2, 2021
Lenny Kravitz photo by Nadine Koupaei
Lenny Kravitz Honors Godmother Cicely Tyson

Lenny Kravitz has shared a moving tribute to his late godmother Cicely Tyson, saluting the acting icon as a "Black queen".

February 2, 2021
Coachella 2021 Cancelled

The 2021 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California has officially been scrapped due to ongoing Covid-19 concerns.

February 2, 2021
Snoop Dogg photo by Ros OGorman
Snoop Dogg To Co-Host Puppy Bowl

Snoop Dogg has signed on to co-host this year's Puppy Bowl TV special.

February 2, 2021
Moving Pictures Under The Palms
Moving Pictures Premiere New ‘Busting Loose’ Live Video

In March 2020, just before the world locked down for the pandemic, Moving Pictures performed at The Toronto Hotel in New South Wales.

February 1, 2021
Bluey the Album
Australian Charts: Bluey The Album is Number One

The soundtrack to the ABC Kids show Bluey debuts at No.1 this week, called "Bluey The Album", it becomes the first kids set to make it to the top of the Australian Album Charts, also a first for it's composers Joff Bush and David Barber.

February 1, 2021
WOMADelaide Replace Sampa The Great With Two Acts

With Sampa The Great dropping out of WOMADelaide Pitjantjatjara/Torres Strait Islander artist Miiesha and PNG-born, Melbourne-based artist Kaiit have been added to the festival.

February 1, 2021
Neil Young and Crazy Horse Greendale tour Melbourne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young To Debut Album Of Unreleased 80s Trans Band Songs

Neil Young has revealed he is working on an album to be called ‘Johnny’s Island’, a collection of unreleased songs from the 1980s featuring the band he used for ‘Trans’.

February 1, 2021
Celine Dion - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Celine Dion’s Son Rene Charles Releases New Music

Celine Dion struggled to contain her pride as she promoted her son Rene-Charles' new music on Instagram on Thursday.

February 1, 2021
Diane Warren photo by Emily Shur, Noise11, Photo
Diane Warren Won’t Sell Her Song Catalogue

Oscar nominated songwriter Diane Warren has vowed never to sell her back catalogue, admitting that doing so would be like "selling my soul".

February 1, 2021
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R.I.P. Hilton Valentine of The Animals 1943-2021

Hilton Valentine, the original guitarist for The Animals, has died at age 77.

January 30, 2021
Ten Australian Acts Showcasing for SXSW Online 2021

SXSW 2021 will once again be an online event with acts from all over the world performing from all over the world.

January 30, 2021
Come From Away photo by Jeff Busby
‘Come From Away’ Is Even More Potent In A Covid World

‘Come From Away’ is one of the most powerful theatre shows of the 21st century. Now, as Australia returns to a Covid norm after 2020, the impact of this show has increased substantially.

January 29, 2021
Josh Pyke
Josh Pyke Partnership Grants Program Returns For Seventh Year

Josh Pyke is bringing back his music industry grants program the JP Partnership for a seventh year.

January 29, 2021
Robin Zander Cheap Trick, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Cheap Trick Cover John Lennon On In Another World

The next Cheap Trick album ‘In Another World’ will feature a cover of John Lennon’s ‘Gimme Some Truth’ but the Cheap Trick / Lennon association goes back more than 40 years.

January 29, 2021