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Leo Sayer’s Beatles Project Northern Songs Is A Labour Of Love

Leo Sayer has “Leofied” The Beatles for his new album ‘Northern Songs’.

February 21, 2022
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Katie Noonan and Caroline O’Connor To Perform The Music of Barbra Streisand With The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will mark the 80th birthday of legend Barbra Streisand with an event featuring Katie Noonan, Caroline O’Connor, Elise McCann and Ryan Gonzalez.

February 21, 2022
Eddie Raynor of Split Enz and Forenzics
The Day Eddie Rayner of Split Enz Was Called To Work By Paul McCartney

Eddie Rayner, the keyboard player for Split Enz and currently working on the project Forenzics with Tim Finn, recalls the day the phone rang and it was Paul McCartney at the other end recruiting him for work.

February 21, 2022
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Motor Ace To Celebrate 20 Years Of Five Star Laundry On Reunion Tour

Motor Ace will be hitting the road in June to celebrate 20 years since the release of their debut album ‘Five Star Laundry’.

February 21, 2022
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Keith Richards Previews ‘Demon’ Lyric Video

Keith Richards has premiered a lyric video for the 30-year old track ‘Demon’ ahead of the 30th anniversary reissue of his second album ‘Main Offender’.

February 21, 2022
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Under The Southern Stars Playing Times Revealed

Under The Southern Stars, with international acts Cheap Trick, Bush, Stone Temple Pilots and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, and Australian acts Rose Tattoo and Electric Mary, is set for lift-off in March.

February 21, 2022
Justin Bieber, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Bieber Cancels Shows After Testing Positive To Covid-19

Justin Bieber has been forced to cancel a gig after testing positive for Covid-19.

February 21, 2022
Jimmy Barnes performs at the Red Hot Summer Tour Mornington Racecourse on Saturday 23 January 2016.
Jimmy Barnes To Launch The Inaugural Legends On The Lawn In Mackay

Red Hot Summer and One Electric Day founder Duane McDonald has a new music festival on the way. Legends On The Lawn will premiere in Mackay, Queensland in May.

February 20, 2022
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John Paul Jones Recreates His Led Zeppelin Classic ‘When The Level Breaks’

Led Zeppelin’s ‘When The Levee Breaks’ has been re-created by Led Zep’s John Paul Jones and a gathering of his friends including Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks, Janes Addiction’s Stephen Perkins and Robbie Robertson’s son Sebastian.

February 20, 2022
Paris Jackson (photo from Facebook)
Paris Jackson To Showcase at SXSW

Paris Jackson will perform live at SXSW in Austin in March to showcase her new music.

February 20, 2022
Australian Albums: Rapper Huskii Debuts At No 1

Local rapper Huskii sees his debut studio album "Antihero" enter at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart.

February 20, 2022
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Drum Genius Sandy Nelson Dies Aged 83

Sandy Nelson, best known for the 1961 hit ‘Let There Be Drums’, has died at age 83.

February 20, 2022
The Angels play Palms Crown Casino on Friday 27 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Angels Play First Melbourne Show In Two Years

The Angels played their first Melbourne show in two years on Friday night, kicking off a reactivated live year for one of Australia’s greatest rock bands.

February 19, 2022
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Announces His Got Back Tour

Paul McCartney has revealed his first dates since 2019. The 2022 US tour has been christened ‘Got Back’.

February 19, 2022
One Direction, Niall Horan, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Star Niall Horan Falls Ill On Flight

Niall Horan has thanked airline staff for taking care of him after he fell "extremely ill" during a flight.

February 19, 2022
Taylor Hawkins Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Hawkins Says he Didn’t Bother Learning Lines For Foo Fighters Studio 666

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins declined to learn his lines for the upcoming horror-comedy movie Studio 666.

February 18, 2022
Suzanne Vega
Suzanne Vega Joins The SXSW Line-up

Suzanne Vega will showcase at SXSW 2022 in Austin, Texas in March.

February 18, 2022
Neneh Cherry photo from Facebook
Neneh Cherry To Be Awarded Icon Awards

NME is excited to announce Neneh Cherry as the winner of this year’s Icon Award, following previous winners Courtney Love and Shirley Manson, in celebration of her continual ability to redefine music, fashion and culture over the past three decades. It is also shared today that Liam Gallagher’s Free Concert For NHS Workers has been named the Music Moment Of The Year, as a triumphant night that celebrated the heroes of the pandemic.

February 18, 2022
Crowded House
Crowded House Add A Day On The Green Shows To Australian Tour

Crowded House will perform for A Day On the Green in Geelong and the Hunter Valley in April as part of the ‘Dreamers Are Waiting’ Tour.

February 17, 2022
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Gil Matthews Next Aztec Records Release Is Spectrum/Indelible Murtceps ‘Testimonial’

Gil Matthews has given a 21st century make-over to the 1973 Spectrum / Indelible Murtceps album ‘Testimonial’. (Murtceps was Spectrum spelt backwards). Murtceps was the pub band version of Spectrum, while Spectrum played concert mode in bigger venues.

February 17, 2022
The Edge and Bono of U2 photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 To Release 12 Inch Edition Of 1982 Song ‘A Celebration’ For Record Store Day

U2’s seventh single ‘A Celebration’ will be released as a limited edition 12 inch for Record Store Day 2022.

February 17, 2022
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Vanessa Amorosi To Release Seventh Album ‘City of Angels’

Vanessa Amorosi will release her seventh album ‘City of Angels’ in March.

February 17, 2022
Steve Kilbey, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Kilbey Recreates The Church ‘Of Skins And Heart’ As An Acoustic Album

Steve Kilbey has re-recorded The Church’s debut album ‘Of Skins And Heart’ as an acoustic album.

February 17, 2022
BTS Star V Tests Positive To Covid-19

BTS singer V has tested positive for coronavirus a few weeks after his bandmate Jimin caught Covid-19.

February 17, 2022
Coachella and Stagecoach Ditch Covid Restrictions

Coachella and Stagecoach attendees will no longer have to follow COVID-19 safety measures.

February 17, 2022
Biffy Clyro - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Biffy Clyro To Premiere Documentary

Biffy Clyro have teamed up with Amazon Music on the upcoming documentary, 'Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotland'.

February 17, 2022
Dr Dre Confirms Some Changes Were Made To Super Bowl Performance

Dr. Dre has confirmed National Football League (NFL) bosses asked him to make "minor changes" to his Super Bowl Halftime Show set.

February 16, 2022
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.
Madonna and Katy Perry Are Working Together

Madonna has reportedly recruited pal Katy Perry for a remix project.

February 16, 2022
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran and Bring Me The Horizon ‘Bad Habits’ Collaboration Is Ready

Ed Sheeran and Bring Me The Horizon will release their heavy rock version of 'Bad Habits' on Friday (18.02.22).

February 16, 2022
Craig David, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Craig David Tests Positive To Covid-19

Craig David has tested positive for COVID-19.

February 16, 2022