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Eurovision 2020
Eurovision 2020 Cancelled

The 2020 Eurovision Song Contest has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

March 19, 2020
Billie Eilish When We Fall Asleep
Billie Eilish Admits Backlash After Grammy Awards

Billie Eilish - who won 10 Grammys and a BRIT Award over a two week period last month - has opened up about how online trolls questioning her credibility impacted her mental health.

March 19, 2020
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Drake Places Himself Into Self-Isolation

Drake has decided to spend the foreseeable future in quarantine at his home in Toronto after Nets star Kevin Durant was diagnosed with the deadly illness the just days after he partied with him at Nice Guy in Hollywood.

March 19, 2020
Ciara
Ciara and Russell Wilson Donate A Million Meals To Foodbank

Ciara and Russell Wilson plan to "make a difference" to those in need during the coronavirus pandemic by teaming up with Seattle Food LifeLine and urged others to follow their lead.

March 19, 2020
Ellie Goulding Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ellie Goulding To Release ‘Inspiring Female’ Covers Album

Ellie Goulding would like to honour the female singers who have inspired her with an album of cover songs.

March 19, 2020
Gary Clark Jnr, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jazz FM Nominations Announced

The nominations for the Jazz FM Awards 2020, produced by Serious, have been announced today, recognising the best emerging new artists, contemporary icons and established stars from across the worlds of jazz, soul and blues. More than ever, this year’s shortlist reflects the genre’s rude health and the melting pot of sounds and influences which make up its rich multicultural history.

March 19, 2020
The-Rolling-Stones-Ros-OGorman-photographer-Rod-Laver-Arena, Noise11,com, music news
Mick Jagger Will Have The Stones Back On The Road “When It Is Safe To Do So”

Mick Jagger will wait for a safe all-clear before The Rolling Stones return to active duty.

March 19, 2020
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Wins Dark Horse Appeal

Katy Perry has scored a major win in her long-running copyright battle over the song Dark Horse.

March 19, 2020
Cedric Burnside
Cedric Burnside Cancels Remainder of Australian Tour

Cedric Burnside is another touring casualty in Australia. The rest of his Aussie tour has been cancelled.

March 18, 2020
Ian Moss with Cold Chisel photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ian Moss Matchbook 30th Anniversary Tour Cancelled

Ian Moss has cancelled his Matchbook 30th Anniversary tour.

March 18, 2020
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The Rolling Stones Postpone North American Tour

The Rolling Stones have postponed their 2020 North American tour.

March 18, 2020
The 2017 APIA Good Times tour in Melbourne at Hamer Hall on Friday 26 May 2017 with Deborah Conway, Colin Hay, Mental As Anything, Black Sorrows.
Melbourne International Jazz Festival Cancelled

The Melbourne International Jazz Festival, due to start on May 29 and due to be announced today, will no longer go ahead.

March 18, 2020
Thelma Plum
Thelma Plum Confirms She Has Covid-19

Australian singer songwriter Thelma Plum has confirmed that she has tested positive to Covid-19.

March 17, 2020
I Lost My Gig
I Lost My Gig Industry Loses Tops $100 million

AN INDUSTRY IN CRISIS: Reported income losses spike 200% overnight to over $100M

March 17, 2020
The Cat Empire
Groovin’ The Moo Cancelled

Groovin the Moo’s 2020 tour scheduled for this coming April and May will unfortunately not be going ahead as planned.

March 17, 2020
Sounds Australia
Sounds Australia Forced To Cancel 3 For The Stream

It is with an extremely heavy heart that Sounds Australia announces the cancellation of Friday’s live-stream event 3 For The Stream.

March 17, 2020
Tommy
The Who’s Tommy To Be Staged In Melbourne

Tommy will return to Melbourne in August with seven shows locked in for The Palais, St Kilda.

March 17, 2020
David Walsh
Statement from David Walsh and Mark Wilsdom About Mona Closure

Mona will temporarily close from Wednesday 18 March, for the foreseeable future.

March 17, 2020
Melbourne Recital Centre
Melbourne Recital Centre Guarantees One-Off Payment To Cancelled Musicians and Artists

Melbourne Recital Centre will make a one-off payment to each of the musicians who were booked to play during cancelled performances from 16 March to 13 April.

March 17, 2020
Violent Femmes
Violent Femmes Reschedule Australian Tour To November

The Violent Femmes Australian tour, due to start in Tasmania this weekend, has been moved to November.

March 17, 2020
The Strokes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Splendour In The Grass Rescheduled To October

The Splendour In The Grass music festival has been moved until October.

March 17, 2020
Wendy Matthews, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Memo Music Hall Unaffected By Federal Government Mass Audience Restrictions

Memo Music Hall in St Kilda, with a capacity of 400, is not affected by the Federal Government 500-capacity restriction and all shows will proceed as normal.

March 16, 2020
Eilen Jewell
Eilen Jewell Australian Tour Postponed

Due to the national travel restrictions now in place due to COVID-19, it is with regret that Love Police Touring has today announced the re-scheduling of the forthcoming Eilen Jewell tour that was due to commence this Thursday, March 19th.

March 16, 2020
Barry Palmer and Mark Seymour of Hunters and Collectors at Red Hot Summer Bendigo photo by Noise11
Red Hot Summer Postpone Some Shows But Cancel Others

The Red Hot Summer tour will go ahead later in the year in Barossa, Kiama and Ballarat but all other shows have been cancelled.

March 16, 2020
Lil Uzi Vert
Australian Albums : Lil’ Uzi Vert “Eternal Atake” Debuts At No 1

The second album for American rapper Lil' Uzi Vert called "Eternal Atake" debuts at the top of the Australian Albums chart this week, becoming his first No.1 album outside of America.

March 16, 2020
I Lost My Gig
$50 Million In Lost Revenue Now Registered At ILostMyGig.net.au

Creative industries report nearly $50m in lost income as mass gathering bans continue to cause wide-scale job cancellations.

March 16, 2020
Dave Matthews photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest 2020 Has Been Cancelled

The Bluesfest music festival for 2020 has been cancelled.

March 16, 2020
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Academy of Country Music Awards Postponed

The annual Academy of Country Music Awards were due to take place on April 5 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 5, and be hosted by Keith Urban.

March 16, 2020
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Self Quarantines

Lady Gaga has decided to self-quarantine and 'not hang out with people over 65' amid the coronavirus crisis.

March 16, 2020
Dan Andrews, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews Closes National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Museum

Victorian Premier Dan Andrews has announced that Melbourne Museum and the National Gallery of Victoria have closed until further notice.

March 16, 2020