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Elton John and his Band perform in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 11 December 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Raves About The Band’s ‘Music From Big Pink’

On a new episode of Elton John’s Rocket Hour on Apple Music 1, Elton sits down with his husband and Canadian-native David Furnish for a Canada Special. The two talk about Canada’s incredible depth of talent, from Leonard Cohen to Joni Mitchell, k.d. lang, Ruth B and more.

February 8, 2021
Ice Cube at the Australian Premiere of Ride Along 2. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ice Cube and Joe Biden To Meet

Rapper and actor Ice Cube has set up a meeting with President Joe Biden to discuss the new leader's policies regarding Black people in America.

February 8, 2021
Brian May of Queen performs at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Queen Consider Early Gig As Live Album

Queen guitarist Brian May recently heard a tape of the band performing at Imperial College London, a recording he didn’t know existed, and he thinks its something they should be proud of.

February 8, 2021
Bruce Springsteen and Max Weinberg at AAMI Park on Thursday 2 February 2017. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Watch the Moment Bruce Springsteen Sells His Soul

Oh dear Bruce. Its a fucking Jeep. One of the shittiest made cars on Earth. The car hackers could hack. I hope they paid you well.

February 7, 2021
The Rolling Stones, Ros OGorman photographer, Rod Laver Arena
The Rolling Stones Tease New Music

It sounds like there is new music for The Rolling Stones on the way. Source: Keith Richards.

February 7, 2021
The Kid Laroi
Australian Charts: The Kid Laroi Is No 1

After just over half-a-year of charting local Sydney teenage rapper The Kid Laroi sees his mixtape "Fuck Love" alongside his EP "Savage" rise one spot this week to claim the top of the ARIA Albums Chart for the first time, plus he becomes the third successive local act at No.1.

February 7, 2021
Engelbert Humperdinck and wife Patrica photo with thanks to Scott Dorsey
Patricia Dorsey, Wife of Englebert Humperdinck, Passes From Covid

Patricia Dorsey, since 1964 the wife of music legend Engelbert Humperdinck, has passed away after recently testing positive to Covid-19.

February 7, 2021
Richard Clapton, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Richard Clapton Pays Homage To His Influences

Richard Clapton has collected covers to pay homage to the artists and songs that influenced his career on ‘Music Is Love (1966-1970).

February 5, 2021
Keep The Circle Unbroken
Australian Acts Group for Keep The Circle Unbroken Victorian Tour

A truckload of Victorian musicians will pop up in places around the state in March for the Keep The Circle Unbroken tour.

February 5, 2021
Alice Cooper photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper Turns 73 And Premieres ‘Social Debris’ Video

As Alice Cooper turns 73 the rock legend has shared a new song ‘Social Debris’.

February 5, 2021
The Posies
Matt Harris, Bass Player For The Posies, Has Died

Matt Harris, bass player for The Posies and before that Oranger, has passed away. A cause of death has not been announced.

February 5, 2021
Jason Singh
Taxiride’s Jason Singh Has An East Coast Tour Coming Up

Jason Singh of Taxiride will head out across March and April for the ‘Jason Singh Plays Taxiride Hits Bits & Beyond’ East Coast tour.

February 5, 2021
Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia
New Dua Lipa Will Drop Next Week

Dua Lipa took to social media to announce her first solo release since her chart-topping second album, 'Future Nostalgia'.

February 5, 2021
Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac performs at ADOTG at Mt Duneed Winery on 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mick Fleetwood Reveals His Has Two Missing Years

Mick Fleetwood can't remember two years of his life, due to being addled on cocaine at the time.

February 5, 2021
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence Williams Marks Seven Years Sober

Florence Welch has celebrated reaching seven years of sobriety.

February 5, 2021
Hayley Williams of Paramore photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hayley Williams Has A Second Album

Hayley Williams will release her second solo album, ‘Flowers For Vases / Descansos’, on Friday (05.02.21).

February 5, 2021
Maynard Keenan Tool A Perfect Circle Puscifer
Tool’s Maynard James Keenan Claims He Had Covid Twice

Tool's Maynard James Keenan has revealed he had the "ugly" respiratory illness Covid-19 for a second time in November and was hospitalised on December 1, after it "kind of" progressed into pneumonia.

February 5, 2021
Joe Strummer
George Harrison’s Dark Horse Record Label To Release Joe Strummer Best Of

The compilation for The Clash rhythm guitarist curates Strummer singles, rarities and fan favs into one album.

February 4, 2021
Tom Jones, Forum theatre Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones To Release 42nd Album ‘Surrounded By Time’

Tom Jones will release his 42nd album ‘Surrounded By Time’ album in April.

February 4, 2021
Kate Ceberano performs at the APIA Good Times Tour at the Palais in St Kilda on Saturday 28 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kate Ceberano On Her Return To Sony For ‘Sweet Inspiration’

Kate Ceberano has released her first contemporary album in eight years back with Sony Music and thanks Denis Handlin and Robert Rigby for the chance.

February 4, 2021
Engelbert Humperdinck and wife Patricia
Engelbert Humperdinck Asks For Prayers For Wife Patricia

Superstar Engelbert Humperdinck has posted an emotional video asking for prayers for his wife Patricia who is battling Covid.

February 4, 2021
Groovin The Moo
Groovin’ The Moo Cancelled For 2021

The Groovin’ The Moo music festival will not go ahead in Australia in 2021 although GTM boss Steve Halpin expects in back in 2022.

February 4, 2021
Trisha Noble
Patsy Ann Noble (aka Trisha Noble) Dies At Age 77

Australian pop star and actress Patsy Ann Noble has passed away at the age of 77.

February 4, 2021
Don McLean, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Don McLean Joins Home Free For New Version of ‘American Pie’

Don McLean has teamed up with alt-Country band Home Free for a new version of his classic ‘American Pie’.

February 4, 2021
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Sends Out Plea To Son

Sinead O'Connor has asked fans and followers to pray for her 16-year-old son, Shane, following a "hideous day from hell".

February 4, 2021
Charli XCX in Super Nintendo World
Charli XCX Pays Tribute To Sophie

Charli XCX has offered up a heartbreaking tribute to her frequent collaborator SOPHIE.

February 4, 2021
Taylor Swift photo by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift Sued By Themepark Over Evermore

The owners of a fantasy park in Utah are suing Taylor Swift for trademark infringement.

February 4, 2021
Marilyn Manson, Melbourne photographer ros o'gorman
Wes Borland Calls Marilyn Manson “A Bad Guy”

Marilyn Manson's former guitarist Wes Borland has blasted the band leader as abuse allegations swirl around him, insisting the shock rocker is a "bad guy".

February 4, 2021
Julia Stone Photo Credit Brooke Ashley Barone
Julia Stone To Play Rare Portsea Show

As artists begin to reactivate after 2020’s Covid lockdowns some rare shows are starting to pop up. Julia Stone will be performing in the town of Portsea, in Victoria.

February 3, 2021
Monique Dimattina
Melbourne’s Monique Dimattina Creates Album In Lockdown

Melbourne musician Monique Dimattina spend lockdown creating a new album. The result is ‘Tides’.

February 3, 2021