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Genesis Owusu
Genesis Owusu Wins 2021 Australian Music Prize

The Australian Music Prize for 2021 has been awarded to Genesis Owusu for ‘Smiling With No Teeth’.

March 3, 2022
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Will Play Their First Shows Since 2019 for Under The Southern Stars

When Black Rebel Motorcycle Club arrive in Australia for their Under The Southern Stars dates from March 11, they will be performing for the first time since 2019.

March 3, 2022
Music Bizarre flood of 2017
Lismore Music Retailer Music Bizarre Flooded Second Time In 5 Years

Independent music store Music Bizarre has lost all stock for the second time in five years ago the New South Wales floods destroyed everything is the Lismore Store.

March 2, 2022
Helen Reddy Melbourne 2nd April 2014. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Helen Reddy ‘I Am Woman” Video Released To Mark 50th Anniversary

Helen Reddy’s iconic classic hit ‘I Am Woman’ will turn 50 in May. A new lyric video has been released to mark the anniversary.

March 2, 2022
Darren Hayes
Darren Hayes To Perform Savage Garden And Solo Songs For ‘Do You Remember” Tour

Darren Hayes will return to live performance for his ‘Do You Remember’ tour in 2023 and it will include his Savage Garden hits.

March 2, 2022
The Angels play Palms Crown Casino on Friday 27 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Summer Kiama Rescheduled Due To Wild NSW Weather

As New South Wales continues to be bombarded with torrential rain and flooding, the Red Hot Summer show for this weekend in Kiama is being moved to April.

March 2, 2022
Culture Club Encore Tour at Sidney Myer Music Bowl on Sunday 11 December 2016. Culture Club headlined the show after support bands Wa Wa Nee, Pseudo Echo, Eurogliders and Real Life performed their sets. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Boy George Australian Dates Rescheduled

Boy George has bumped back his Fantabulosa tour dates by a year. The March 2022 shows in Melbourne and Sydney are now happening in March 2023.

March 2, 2022
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nick Cave Cancels Russia and Ukraine Dates

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds have scrapped dates in Russia and Ukraine following the action of war crimes by Russian terrorist Putin.

March 2, 2022
Boyzone, Noise11, Photo
Ronan Keating Isn’t Returning To Boyzone

Mikey Graham has dashed hopes of a Boyzone reunion.

March 2, 2022
Dixie Chicks photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Chicks To Tour For First Time Since 2017

The Chicks have announced their first tour since dropping Dixie from their band name.

March 2, 2022
One Direction, Louis Tomlinson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Louis Tomlinson Cancels Russia and Ukraine Shows

Louis Tomlinson has cancelled his upcoming shows in Moscow and Kyiv following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

March 2, 2022
The Killers photo by Olivia Bee
The Killers Cancel Russia Music Festival

The Killers have pulled out of a music festival in Moscow amid Russia's attack on Ukraine.

March 2, 2022
Rick Nielsen photo Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Cheap Trick Recorded And Released Their First Two Albums In One Year

Cheap Trick’s first two albums were both recorded and released in 1977. ‘Cheap Trick’ came out in February 77 and ‘In Color’ was out seven months later in September. That just doesn’t happen anymore.

March 1, 2022
Gavin Rossdale, Bush: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Gavin Rossdale Has Doubled In Age Since The Release of Bush’s Sixteen Stone

Bush founder Gavin Rossdale has literally doubled in age since the release of the first Bush album ‘Sixteen Stone’ in 1994. Gavin was 27 when his debut album was released, he is now 56.

March 1, 2022
Bjorn Ulvaeus of ABBA
WTF? Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA Goes Country

Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA has gone country, complete with shirt, boots and hat, to pay tribute to his friend Tomas Ledin for his 70th birthday.

March 1, 2022
Neil Diamond photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Diamond Sells Song Catalogue and Master Recordings To Universal

Neil Diamond is the latest artist to sell off the family assets with Universal acquiring his publishing and recordings.

March 1, 2022
Paul Capsis as The Acid Queen in the 2022 Victorian Opera production of Tommy - photo by Jeff Busby
Final Melbourne Tommy Performance Cancelled Due To Covid

The final performance for Victorian Opera's The Who's Tommy has been cancelled due to Covid in the crew.

March 1, 2022
Janet English Spiderbait ADOTG Mt Duneed Winery. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Spiderbait Reactivate for Groovin’ The Moo

Spiderbait will get together again for Groovin’ The Moo.

March 1, 2022
Tears for Fears
Tears For Fears Set For First UK No 1 In 33 Years

Tears For Fears are heading for their third UK Number 1 album this Friday with The Tipping Point.

March 1, 2022
Martin Fry ABC
ABC’s Martin Fry Was Horrified By Diagnosis At Age 27

ABC singer Martin Fry felt “guilty” about getting diagnosed with cancer during his band’s heyday.

March 1, 2022
Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Soundwave, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Green Day Cancel Russia Shows

Green Day have cancelled their upcoming gig in Russia.

March 1, 2022
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eddie Vedder Copped A Serious Case of Covid

Eddie Vedder had a “pretty serious” case of COVID-19.

March 1, 2022
Tinie Tempah - photo by Haylee Cashmere
Tinie Tempah To Start A Fried Chicken Delivery Service

Tinie Tempah is launching a fried chicken delivery service.

March 1, 2022
MC Skibadee
MC Skibadee Dead At 47

MC Skibadee has died aged 47. The news has been announced by the family of the legendary MC, who burst on the scene in the 90s and is widely considered to be a pioneer in the drum and bass genre.

March 1, 2022
Vanessa Amorosi City of Angels
Vanessa Amorosi Credits Dave Stewart As Her Music Industry Mentor

Australia’s Vanessa Amorosi says it was Eurythmics legend Dave Stewart who gave her the direction to success in the cut-throat music industry.

February 28, 2022
The Dirty Knobs External Combustion
Ian Hunter Joins Mike Campbell For the Second Dirty Knobs Album

Mott The Hoople legend Ian Hunter is a special guest on the second album for Tom Petty & The Heartbreaks’ Mike Campbell’s second album from The Dirty Knobs ‘External Combustion’.

February 28, 2022
John Lennon Imagine
Morris, Shorrock, Matthews, Jones and Balbi To Celebrate 50 Years of Imagine

With John Lennon’s classic ‘Imagine’ now past its 50 years mark, Russell Morris, Glenn Shorrock, Wendy Matthews, Jack Jones and Steve Balbi will celebrate the release with performances in Sydney and Melbourne.

February 28, 2022
Australian Road Crew Association
Australian Road Crew Association Withdraws Its Music From Russia In Protest

The Australian Road Crew Association (ARCA) has pulled out its music recordings from the Russian Federation.

February 28, 2022
Mushroom Management
Mushroom Group Expands Its Artist Management Operation

The Mushroom Group has expanded its management business with the newly created division Mushroom Management.

February 28, 2022
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Releases Secret Dance Track

Robbie Williams has released a surprise dance track with Lufthaus.

February 27, 2022