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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
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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
John Lennon Plastic Ono Band
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band Deluxe Edition Delayed Again But It Is Coming

The impending release of the expanded John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band has been delayed again but we finally have a date for the announcement of a release date. Lennon fans will now find out all the details of the new 159 track box on 4 March 2021.

February 3, 2021
Brian Cadd APIA Good Times Tour 2015
Brunswick Ballroom Is Melbourne’s Newest Music Venue

Melbourne is about to have a new music venue. Brunswick Ballroom, inspired by the Continental Café in Prahran in the 90s, will kick off with its first gig on 25 February.

February 3, 2021
Rick Nielsen photo Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Cheap Trick Replace Live+ On Under The Southern Stars

Cheap Trick will perform in Australia from April as part of Under The Southern Stars replacing Live+.

February 3, 2021
Shannon Noll, Red Hot Summer. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
18 Australian Acts Added To Savannah In the Round

18 more acts have been added to Queensland’s Savannah in the Round music festival.

February 3, 2021
Marilyn Manson - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rose McGowan Speaks Out About Her Ex Marilyn Manson

Rose McGowan has offered her support to the women accusing her former fiance, Marilyn Manson, of abuse.

February 3, 2021
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Marilyn Manson Responds To Abuse Claims

Marilyn Manson has hit back at Evan Rachel Wood's accusations that he abused her, labelling them "horrible distortions of reality".

February 3, 2021
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Sued By Sister Over Book

Mariah Carey's estranged sister is suing the star for comments the singer has made about her.

February 3, 2021
Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia
Dua Lipa Is About To Release New Music

Dua Lipa took to Instagram on Monday (01.02.21) to celebrate her single 'Levitating' being in the Top 5 of Billboard's Hot 100 Chart in US, and confirmed new tunes are on the way very soon.

February 3, 2021
Dolly Parton in concert photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Turned Down Presidential Media From trump Twice

Dolly Parton turned down the Presidential Medal of Freedom from former U.S. president trump twice during his time in office.

February 3, 2021
Slade’s Don Powell Forms New Don Powell Band

Former Slade drummer Don Powell has formed his own band The Don Powell Band after being dumped from Slade in 2020.

February 2, 2021
Ringo Starr, Festival Hall, Melbourne Australia, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ringo Starr Says His Favourite Bob Dylan Song Is ‘When The Deal Goes Down’

Ringo Starr has picked an obscure 2006 Bob Dylan song as his favourite Dylan song. ‘When The Deal Goes Down’ is from Bob’s ‘Modern Times’ album.

February 2, 2021
Brian Wilson performs Pet Sounds at the Palais in St Kilda on Sunday 3 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Beach Boys Legend Brian Wilson Gets His Covid Jab

“Everyone get your vaccine. Last line I wasn’t at Dodger Stadium I threw out the first pitch”. And so says Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson has he drives up for his Covid jab.

February 2, 2021
Tim Kelly
Tim Kelly Joins Australia Institute of Music

Australian music executive Tim Kelly has taken up a newly created role at the Australian Institute of Music (AIM).

February 2, 2021
Angus Young AC/DC performing at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Sunday 6 December 2015. They are in Australia on the final leg of their Rock Or Bust World Tour. photo by Ros O'Gorman
How AC/DC Made The Realize Video From All Over The World

When you watch the AC/DC ‘Realize’ video it looks like the band is all in the same room. They are not. They are all over the planet.

February 2, 2021
Marilyn Manson - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Marilyn Manson Dropped From Record Label After Abuse Claims

Loma Vista Recordings has dropped Marilyn Manson after his former partner Evan Rachel Wood accused him of years of abuse.

February 2, 2021
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Reveals He Has Alzheimer’s Disease

94-year old music legend Tony Bennett has announced he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

February 2, 2021
Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Second Volume of Chris Cornell Rarities To Be Released

There is a second volume of Chris Cornell rarities is on the way. The first record - which featured 10 cover songs by the late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman, who died in 2017 aged 52 - was released in December, and the singer's widow Vicky Cornell has now revealed there is a follow up on the way.

February 2, 2021
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T.I.’s Wife Accuses Woman Is Harassing Her Family

T.I.'s wife Tiny Harris has come to her husband's defence amid allegations he held a gun to a family friend's head.

February 2, 2021
Carrie Underwood. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Carrie Underwood Is Recovering From A Neck Injury

Country superstar Carrie Underwood is easing herself back into her routine after suffering a neck injury.

February 2, 2021
Lenny Kravitz photo by Nadine Koupaei
Lenny Kravitz Honors Godmother Cicely Tyson

Lenny Kravitz has shared a moving tribute to his late godmother Cicely Tyson, saluting the acting icon as a "Black queen".

February 2, 2021
Coachella 2021 Cancelled

The 2021 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California has officially been scrapped due to ongoing Covid-19 concerns.

February 2, 2021
Snoop Dogg photo by Ros OGorman
Snoop Dogg To Co-Host Puppy Bowl

Snoop Dogg has signed on to co-host this year's Puppy Bowl TV special.

February 2, 2021
Moving Pictures Under The Palms
Moving Pictures Premiere New ‘Busting Loose’ Live Video

In March 2020, just before the world locked down for the pandemic, Moving Pictures performed at The Toronto Hotel in New South Wales.

February 1, 2021