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Chocolate Starfish Thought Hard About Doing Another Album

Adam Thompson says Chocolate Starfish had a long and hard discussion about recording another album in the 2020’s before moving forward with ‘Beautiful Addiction’. The album will be released in May.

March 23, 2021
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Gavin Rossdale On Why 27 Year Old Bush Songs Still Drive Each Show

Gavin Rossdale was in his 20s when he wrote his Bush classics ‘Comedown’ and ‘Glycerine’. Now in his mid 50s, those two songs are still central to every Bush concert.

March 23, 2021
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Jon Batiste Discusses Working With Trent Reznor For Soul

When jazz musician Jon Batiste teamed up with Nine Inch Nail’s Trent Reznor to create the music for Disney’s ‘Soul’, he says 13 year old Jon probably wouldn’t have been surprised to hear he would one day be working with a rock legend.

March 23, 2021
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Elvis Presley Self-Titled Debut Was Released 65 Years Ago Today

The first Elvis Presley album ‘Elvis Presley’ was released 65 years ago today on 23 March, 1956.

March 23, 2021
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Paul Stanley Doesn’t See Any Reason For KISS To Make New Music

Paul Stanley doesn't "really see a reason" for KISS to record any new music.

March 23, 2021
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John Mayer Has Completed A New Album

John Mayer has finished his new album. Mayer told fans on TikTok that he has been "chilling" and getting his friends' opinions on his follow-up to 2017's ‘The Search For Everything’.

March 23, 2021
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Richard Clapton Channels David Crosby For New Album ‘Music Is Love’

Richard Clapton has referred back 50 years for the nucleus of his new album ‘Music Is Love 1966-1970’. The title track is a David Crosby song which has special meaning for Richard.

March 22, 2021
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Midnight Oil Prove Why They Are The Greatest Live Band On Earth

Midnight Oil are the greatest live band in the world. It is that simple. 43 years after their first album, Peter Garrett just weeks off turning 68 and Rob Hirst, Jim Moginie and Martin Rotsey all now in their mid-60s, this is a band with more energy than the artists half their age. It is also a band that has always been true to a message Australia needs to hear.

March 22, 2021
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Australian Charts: Dua Lipa ‘Future Nostalgia’ Is No 1

After almost one year of charting, the second Dua Lipa album "Future Nostalgia" climbs back up to No.1 in Australia for a second stay in the top spot.

March 22, 2021
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Sting Says The Police Reunion Was A Mistake

Sting regrets The Police’s reunion. Sting reunited with bandmates Andy Summers and Stuart Copeland in 2007 - 19 years after they split - and then embarked on a global tour in 2008.

March 22, 2021
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Family of Martin Luther King Confirms Justin Bieber Had Permission To Use Soundgrabs

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter has defended Justin Bieber for using snippets from her father's speeches on his new album cover, revealing the pop star asked for permission to feature the civil rights icon.

March 22, 2021
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Stevie Nicks Blocks Tik Tok Star From Selling Her Music

Stevie Nicks has reportedly blocked TikTok star Nathan Apodaca's bid to turn his Dreams skateboarding video into a money-spinning investment.

March 22, 2021
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Liam Gallagher’s Son Lennon Is Set To Release Music

Liam Gallagher's son Lennon is set to follow in his footsteps by fronting a rock group.

March 22, 2021
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Meghan Trainor Is Developing A Sitcom

Meghan Trainor has scored a dream-come-true deal to develop and star in her own sitcom.

March 22, 2021
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Lana Del Rey Has A New Album On The Way

Lana Del Rey has revealed she will release a new album, 'Rock Candy Sweet', this summer.

March 22, 2021
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Serj Tankian Debuts ‘Electric Yerevan’ Video

System of a Down’s Serj Tankian has posted a powerful video for his new song ‘Electric Yerevan’.

March 19, 2021
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Tommy Emmanuel Withdraws From Blues On Broadbeach

American based Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel has been forced with withdrawn from Blues on Broadbeach in May due to difficulties in getting into Australia due to Covid restrictions.

March 19, 2021
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Bush resurrect 20-Year Old B-Side For New Single

What you think is new music from Bush is a 20-year old song. ‘American Eyes’ is a song Gavin Rossdale wrote for the 2001 album ‘Golden State’ but it didn’t make the record.

March 19, 2021
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Yungblud Releases Live Life On Mars Cover

Yungblud has released 'Life on Mars? (Live at A Bowie Celebration 2021)'.

March 19, 2021
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Geezer Butler Is Working On His Memoir

Geezer Butler is working on his autobiography. The Black Sabbath bassist has revealed he is halfway through his memoir, which he has penned for his grandkids.

March 19, 2021
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Shane Nicholson Has ‘Harvest On Vinyl’

Shane Nicholson has released stunning homage to the Neil Young classic ‘Harvest’ in his portrayal of his personal journey with the iconic album.

March 19, 2021
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Crosby Still Nash & Young 50th Anniversary ‘Déjà vu’ Is On The Way

Rhino Records will mark the 50th anniversary of the Crosby Stills Nash & Young classic ‘Déjà vu’ with an expanded 4-disc version in May.

March 18, 2021
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Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission Completes Second Covid-era Album

After releasing ‘See You On The Other Side’, Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission’s album from lockdown in 2020, Mick has announced his second album of the Covid era.

March 18, 2021
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Trent Reznor Reacts To Grammy Nomination

Trent Reznor has called his double Oscar nomination "surreal and humbling and incredibly flattering".

March 18, 2021
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Liam and Noel Gallagher Start A Film Company

Liam and Noel Gallagher have secretly registered a new joint company called Kosmic Kyte on Companies House, which is for "motion picture production activities', The Sun newspaper's Bizarre column reports.

March 18, 2021
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Dion Hirini GoFundMe Campaign Set Up To Pay For Funeral Expenses

A GoFundMe campaign has been set up to help pay for the funeral expenses for Melbourne guitarist Dion Hirini, who passed away on Friday (12 March 2021).

March 17, 2021
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Leo Sayer Joins April Sun Program For Melbourne

Leo Sayer will headline a new date 23 April for the April Sun music event in Melbourne.

March 17, 2021
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APIA Good Times Reveals New Dates For 2021

The APIA Good Times tour will return to Australian stages on May 13 after being postponed due to Covid in 2020.

March 17, 2021
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Wolfgang Van Halen Rejected Grammy Offer For Eddie Tribute

Eddie Van Halen's son Wolfgang Van Halen has turned down the chance to play his dad's most famous guitar track at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night.

March 17, 2021
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Jon Bon Jovi Reveals Some Mick Jagger Trickery

Jon Bon Jovi has recalled his time working at the Power Station recording studio in New York when he was 18, and on one occasion he bumped into The Rolling Stones.

March 17, 2021