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Jeff Beck by Ros O’Gorman 27 January 2009, The Palais Melbourne

In January 2009, Jeff Beck played two shows at Melbourne's historic Palais Theatre. The Rolling Stones also played the iconic theatre on their first two Australian tours of 1965 and 1966.

January 12, 2023
Bernard Fanning of Powderfinger photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bernard Fanning’s Red Hot Summer Shows Will Be His First In Nearly a Year

When Bernard Fanning hits the stage at Red Hot Summer this weekend in Mornington, it will be the first time he has performed since March last year.

January 12, 2023
The Rolling Stones, Ros OGorman photographer, Rod Laver Arena
Ronnie Wood, Tony Iommi Play Tribute To Jeff Beck

Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones and Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath have paid tribute to their friend Jeff Beck who has died at age 78.

January 12, 2023
Jeff Beck photo supplied
BREAKING NEWS: R.I.P. Jeff Beck Has Died Aged 78

Rock legend Jeff Beck has died at age 78.

January 12, 2023
Taylor Hawkins Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters To Perform First Shows Since Death of Taylor Hawkins

Foo Fighters have announced their first shows since the death of drummer Taylor Hawkins for the Boston Calling, Sonic Temple and Bonnaroo festivals.

January 11, 2023
Everything But The Girl photo by Edward Bishop supplied
Everything But The Girl Return With First New Song of the 21st Century

‘Everything But The Girl’ are back with a new song ‘Nothing Left To Lose’, the first new music for the duo since 1999 and it sounds like they never left the building.

January 11, 2023
Bono of U2 by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Have Re-Recorded 40 Songs for the Album ‘Songs of Surrender’

U2 have re-recorded 40 of their songs for a new album ‘Songs of Surrender’. The band has released a trailer for the album with a preview of the reimagined ‘Beautiful Day’.

January 11, 2023
Nelly Furtado
Nelly Furtado Performs First Show In Five Years For Australia

Nelly Furtado's Beyond The Valley performed in Victoria, Australia on New Year's Eve was her first show in five years.

January 11, 2023
Sam Smith plays the Town Hall in Melbourne at an intimate show put on by iHeart Radio, KiisFM and Optus Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith Will Return to Australia New Zealand October and November

Sam Smith will bring his Gloria tour to Australia and New Zealand this October and November.

January 11, 2023
Dr Dre
Dr Dre Slams Majorie Taylor Greene For Using His Music In His Political Agenda

Dr. Dre has blasted U.S. politician Marjorie Taylor Greene for using his song Still D.R.E. in a video.

January 11, 2023
Don McLean, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Don McLean Shares His Thoughts on The Passing of Dennis Smith

Music legend Don McLean has shared his thoughts on the passing of another legend, Dennis Smith, a true pioneer of the Australian Entertainment Industry.

January 10, 2023
Victor Daze
New Jersey Soul Singer Victor Daze Channels Marvin Gaye, Donny Hathaway, Prince and Michael Jackson

Kickstarting 2023 is New Jersey soul singer Victor Daze who cites the late, great legends Marvin Gaye, Donny Hathaway, Prince and Michael Jackson for his musical guidance. The Noise Network Chief Operation Officer Nick Kontonicolas said, “With the new year now here, it is exciting to introduce such a talented new artist as Victor. With his new music to the world through Noise11 and our upcoming international media operation it is a privilege for me to discover a talent like Victor and then through our global business operations share his talent with music fans everywhere”.

January 10, 2023
Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne 2014. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Adam Lambert Covers Bonnie Tyler’s Footloose Classic ‘Holding Out For A Hero’

Adam Lambert has covered Bonnie Tyler’s 1984 Footloose soundtrack song ‘Holding Out For A Hero’.

January 10, 2023
Public Image Limited
Public Image Limited To Compete To Represent Ireland At Eurovision 2023

John Lydon has announced that Public Image Limited will compete to represent Ireland at Eurovision in 2023.

January 10, 2023
Darren Middleton, Powderfinger, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Powerfinger’s Darren Middleton Releases Solo Song With Suzi Quatro On Bass

Darren Middleton’s new song ‘The Stars Where You Dwell’ features rock legend Suzi Quatro on bass and Ash Mannix on vocals.

January 10, 2023
ABBA Voyage
Grammy Awards 2023, the Complete Nominees List

ABBA have been nominated for Record of the Year and Album of the Year for 'Voyage' in the 2023 Grammy Awards.

January 10, 2023
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams To Release Two Albums In 2023

Robbie Williams has two albums coming out in 2023. Robbie Williams has revealed he has an abundance of tunes recorded for his side project Lufthaus, but he wants to focus on that as a "live entity" for now.

January 10, 2023
50 Cent photo by Ros O'Gorman
50 Cent Confirms 8 Mile TV Show In The Works

50 Cent is developing a TV series inspired by Eminem's 2002 film 8 Mile.

January 10, 2023
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead To Reactivate In 2023

Radiohead are planning to return in 2023, according to drummer Phil Selway.

January 10, 2023
Taylor Swift photo by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift Starts Rehearsals For Next Tour

Taylor Swift is in rehearsals for 'The Eras Tour'.

January 10, 2023
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Summer 2023 Starts This Weekend And There Is Another Sell-Out Show

Duane McDonald will kick off the 2023 season of Red Hot Summer in Mornington this week while yet another show has sold out for 2023. The Bendigo show on 25 February is at capacity.

January 9, 2023
The Lemon Twigs photo by Karen Freedman
The Lemon Twigs Release First New Music of 2023

With 2023 less than two weeks in, Long Island’s The Lemon Twigs have new music.

January 9, 2023
The Korgis Time Machine tour 2023
The Korgis To Tour Australia For The First Time

The Korgis are true one-hit wonders in Australia. Their song ‘Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime’ reached number 11 in 1980. It was the only time they made the Australian chart.

January 9, 2023
Tony Pantano from his Facebook page
Australian Entertainer Tony Pantano Has Passed Away

Italian born Australian singer Tony Pantano has died after a battle with cancer.

January 9, 2023
Elton John and his Band perform in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 11 December 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Has Performed His First Australian Show of 2023 In Newcastle

Elton John has begun his final Australian dates with his first show in Newcastle, New South Wales on Sunday (8 January 2023).

January 9, 2023
Taylor Swift Midnights
Australian Albums Chart: Taylor Swift ‘Midnights’ Remains At No 1

Taylor Swift's "Midnights" logs a ninth week at No.1 in Australia, becoming her equal longest stay at the top of the Australian Album Charts.

January 8, 2023
Bruce Springsteen Greetings From Asbury Park NJ
Bruce Springsteen and Aerosmith Debut Albums Both Turn 50 On The Same Day

‘Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J.’ by Bruce Springsteen & The E Street and ‘Aerosmith’ by Aerosmith, turned 50 on 5 January 2023.

January 7, 2023
Peter Gabriel i/o
Peter Gabriel Premieres First New Song In 20 Years ‘Panopticom’

Peter Gabriel has premiered his first new song since 2002. ‘Panopticom’ is the first taste of the upcoming ‘i/o’ album, Gabriel’s first album of new material since ‘Up’ in 2002.

January 7, 2023
Nirvana Nevermind 30th anniversary edition
Nirvana and The Supremes To Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards

Nirvana and The Supremes are set to be honoured with Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards next month.

January 7, 2023
Taylor Swift Midnights
Gavin Ryan’s End of Year Australian Chart Wrap-up

For the first time in her career, Taylor Swift has the highest selling album in Australia for 2022, as her late October dropped tenth set "Midnights" is the No.1 Album for the past year.

January 7, 2023