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Faith No More by Jimmy Hubbard
Faith No More To Tour Australia and New Zealand In May

Faith No More will perform their first shows since 2016 in Australia and New Zealand in May.

February 5, 2020
Milk Carton Kids, Noise11, Photo
Milk Carton Kids To Play Australian Shows In August

Milk Carton Kids will return to Australia in August.

February 5, 2020
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fans Sue Madonna For Turning Up Late At Show

Madonna has been hit with a class action lawsuit for allegedly turning up late to two concerts.

February 5, 2020
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Kings of Leon To Play First London Shows In Three Years

Kings of Leon will return to London for the first time in three years for an exclusive performance at Finsbury Park in June.

February 5, 2020
Brian Wilson performs Pet Sounds at the Palais in St Kilda on Sunday 3 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Wilson Asks Beach Boys Fans To Boycott Hunting Event

Brian Wilson is furious that his former band has agreed to play ay a hunting event in Nevada in front of Donald Trump Jr.

February 4, 2020
Doug Parkinson
Doug Parkinson To Perform The Music Of Van Morrison Across Australia

Australian rock stalwart Doug Parkinson will take the music of Irish stalwart Van Morrison on tour across Australia for a good chunk of 2020.

February 4, 2020
Rob Hirst and Jay OShea
Midnight Oil’s Rob Hirst To Release Album With His Daughter Jay O’Shea

Midnight Oil co-founder Rob Hirst has collaborated with his daughter Jay O’Shea for the second time. The album ‘The Lost and the Found’ will be released on 28 February.

February 4, 2020
Get Rocked Hush
Les Gock and Rick Lum To Play Hush One More Time

Hush members Les Gock and Rick Lum will perform the music of Hush as part of the Get Rocked shows in March.

February 4, 2020
Bon Scott Remembered by Greg Prato
New Bon Scott Book Features Recollections From Bon’s Famous Friends

The new Bon Scott book ‘A Rockin’ Rollin’ Man: Bon Scott Remembers’ features stories from Scott’s famous friends.

February 4, 2020
Julian Lennon
Julian Lennon Recovering After Cancer Operation

Julian Lennon has announced he has recently undergone an emergency operation to remove a cancerous growth.

February 4, 2020
Brian Cadd and Kate Ceberano
Brian Cadd and Kate Ceberano Present A Wonderful One Off In Melbourne

Every once in a while a show happens on a punt. Sometimes it is all about a good idea and the right timing. Brian Cadd and Kate Ceberano sounds like a longshot but it hit the bullseye.

February 4, 2020
Straightjacket Fits
Andrew Brough Of Straightjacket Fits Has Died

Straightjacket Fits singer, songwriter and guitarist Andrew Brough has passed away in New Zealand.

February 4, 2020
Tones and I
Tones and I Makes the ‘1,000,000,000 List’ for Dance Monkey

Tones and I’s ‘Dance Monkey’ has now been streamed over 1 billion times across various platforms qualifying the Victorian musician for the prestigious APRA AMCOS ‘1,000,000,000 List’.

February 4, 2020
Shakira Uses Super Bowl Profile To Announce World Tour

Shakira has gone straight home from her Super Bowl performance to bang out an announcement for a new world tour.

February 4, 2020
Ladies Who Sing Leonard
Ladies Who Sing Leonard Cohen To Perform At Memo Music Hall This Week

Devorah, Gabriella Cohen, Alma Zygier, Sophia Tuv (Israel), Galit Klas, Bonnie Love, Shkolnik and Laure Lauren Glezer N Glezer are the Ladies Who Sing Leonard.

February 3, 2020
Mark Seymour and Jack Howard of Hunters and Collectors at Red Hot Summer Bendigo photo by Noise11
Sydney’s Two Red Hot Summer Shows This Weekend Have Sold Out

The two Red Hot Summer shows at Cockatoo Island in Sydney this weekend have sold out.

February 3, 2020
New Abba Music Now Due 2 ½ Years After First Being Announced

Abba fans will have to wait until at least September 2020 for the new music they were expecting in 2018.

February 3, 2020
David Bowie and Ivan Kral
Ivan Kral of Patti Smith Band Dies Aged 71

Patti Smith Band member Ivan Kral has died at the age of 71.

February 3, 2020
Nick Mason
Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason To Release Live Saucerful of Secrets

Pink Floyd co-founder Nick Mason will release a live album of his ‘Saucerful of Secrets’ show.

February 3, 2020
Stone Temple Pilots
Stone Temple Pilots Premiere New Song ‘Perdida’

Stone Temple Pilots have released the title track of their upcoming ‘Perdida’ album ahead of the albums release this Friday 7 February, 2020.

February 3, 2020
Rose Tattoo Outlaws
Rose Tattoo Have Recorded Three Rare and Unreleased 70s Songs For New Album

Angry Anderson has resurrected two rare and unreleased Rose Tattoo songs from the 70s for inclusion on the band’s new album ‘Outlaws’.

February 3, 2020
Billie Eilish When We Fall Asleep
Australian Charts: Billie Eilish Album Is Back At No 1

Thanks to a slew of Grammy Awards this past week, the debut album for Billie Eilish called "When We all Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?" reclaims the No.1 spot in Australia for an eighth overall week at the ARIA Albums summit.

February 2, 2020
Gang Of Four
Andy Gill of Gang Of Four Passes Away Aged 64

Producer and Gang of Four co-founder Andy Gill has died at age 64.

February 2, 2020
Sampa The Great 13th AMP showcase Pop up at the Arts Centre Foyer Melbourne on a Flatbed Truck. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Australian Music Prize Shortlist Revealed

The nine finalists for the Australian Music Prize have been announced. They are:

February 2, 2020
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 Cancels London Shows Due To “Multiple Injures”

Madonna has cancelled her London shows on 4 and 11 February due to “multiple injuries”.

February 1, 2020
Elton John starts Rochford Winery show in 40 degree heat
Elton John Rochford Winery Show Shut Down After Torrential Rain

Crowded House said it best with their song about Melbourne weather ‘Four Seasons In One Day’. Elton John experienced just that with his Rochford Winery A Day On The Green show when torrential rain brought an end to the show.

January 31, 2020
Gengahr Release Third Album Produced By Bombay Bicycle Club’s Jack Steadman

When London rock band Gengahr began the process of recording their third album they recruited an old friend, Jack Steadman of Bombay Bicycle Club, as their producer.

January 31, 2020
The Beatles Let It Be
The Beatles Apple Rooftop Concert Was 51 Years Ago This Week

51 years ago this week, The Beatles performed their final concert. The Beatles Apple Rooftop concert was filmed for what was originally the Get Back project but eventually became the ‘Let It Be’ film.

January 31, 2020
The Stranglers in Australia photo by Ros OGorman, music news,
The Stranglers Aren’t Ready To Retire Just Yet

With reports out of the UK that The Stranglers are about to mount their last ever UK tour, co-founder Jean-Jacques Burnel tells that does not mean they are retiring. In fact, there may even be new music on the way.

January 31, 2020
George Benson photo by Tim Cashmere
George Benson Adds A Third Sydney Show

George Benson will play a third show in Sydney after selling out two State Theatre shows.

January 31, 2020