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A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Charts: A Star Of Born Soundtrack Debuts At No 1

The Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper soundtrack for their film 'A Star is Born' rises three places to claim the No.1 slot on the ARIA Albums Chart, the set also taking the top spot in New Zealand (1st week), England (returns for 2nd week), America and Canada (holds for a second week).

October 28, 2018
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Australian Charts: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper ‘Shallow’ Is No 1

Leaping up sixteen places to land at No.1 this week is the lead single from the film soundtrack to 'A Star is Born' in "Shallow" for Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, becoming Gaga's fourth chart-topping single in Australia, the song also at the top in England (1st wk) and Ireland (3rd wk).

October 28, 2018
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Generated $3m In Pocket Money Last Month

Kylie Minogue netted a nice little earner last month … $US3,368,900 for three shows in London.

October 28, 2018
Chrissy Amphlett, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Chrissy Amphlett To Be Inducted Into The Age Music Victoria Hall of Fame

Divinyls singer Chrissy Amphlett will be included into the Hall of Fame at the next The Age Music Victoria Awards.

October 28, 2018
Childish Gambino
Childish Gambino Australian Tour Cancelled

The Childish Gambino Australian tour has been cancelled.

October 28, 2018
Moler Are On A Mission From God, The Band Is Getting Back Together

Melbourne’s Moler will reform for one 25th anniversary show at The Curtin in Carlton in November.

October 27, 2018
Wreckless Eric
Wreckless Eric Says He May Be Clever Trevor In The Ian Dury Song

Wreckless Eric says the Ian Dury and the Blockheads’ song ‘Clever Trevor’ may have been about him.

October 26, 2018
Deep Sea Arcade
Deep Sea Arcade Recruit Jeff Buckley Drummer For ‘Close To Me’

Matt Johnson, the former drummer for Jeff Buckley, features in the track ‘Close To Me’ from the new Deep Sea Arcade album ‘Blacklight’.

October 26, 2018
Ringo Starr By Ros O'Gorman
David Lynch Writes Foreword For New Ringo Starr Book

Twin Peaks creator David Lynch has written the Foreword for the new Ringo Starr book ‘Another Day In The Life’.

October 26, 2018
Steve Balbi and Mi-Sex- Photo Ros OGorman2012-10-05
Steve Balbi Fox Sport Riff Becomes Full Song

Steve Balbi was recruited by Fox Sports to compose the theme for Gus Worland’s ‘Cricket Tragic’. That turned into a gig to write the theme song for The Big Break and the riff from that has now evolved into the full track ‘Modern Love’.

October 26, 2018
Tony Joe White photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Joe White Dies At Age 75 R.I.P. 1943-2018

Songwriting and blues legend Tony Joe White has died from a heart attack at age 75.

October 26, 2018
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher’s Son Has Started A Band

Liam Gallagher's son Gene has reportedly set up a rock band with his two best friends.

October 26, 2018
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Has Converted To Islam

Sinead O'Connor has become the latest star to convert to Islam and change her name.

October 26, 2018
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Cancels NYC Show

Justin Timberlake rescheduled a show in New York on Wednesday due to severely bruised vocal cords.

October 26, 2018
Gang of Youths MTV Unplugged
New Music Releases 26 October 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: David Campbell, Mark Vincent, John Legend, Tom Odell, Haken, Roger Waters, Gang of Youths (unplugged), Keith Sweat, Pierce Brothers, Lukas Graham, Boy George & Culture Club, Black Eyed Peas, Deep Sea Arcade, Andrea Bocelli, Nas, Robyn and Thom Yorke's soundtrack for 'Suspiria'.

October 26, 2018
Justin Bieber Urges Fans To Vote Even Though He Can’t

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber has jumped on America's voting bandwagon, urging his fans to get to the polls for the midterm elections next month.

October 25, 2018
Abby Dobson
Abby Dobson To Release First Album In 10 Years

Abby Dobson, the former singer for Leonardo’s Bride, will release her first album in 10 years in November.

October 24, 2018
San Cisco When I Dream video
Celebrity Snake Stars In New San Cisco Video

A celebrity snake, who has worked alongside Brad Pitt and Leonardo di Caprio, also stars in the new video ‘When I Dream’ for San Cisco.

October 24, 2018
Lee Kernaghan
Lee Kernaghan Announced As Ambassador For 2019 Country Music Festival

In 1982 Lee Kerneghan was crowded Star Maker at the Tamworth Country Music Festival. In 2019 he will have a more business-like role, as Ambassador.

October 24, 2018
Australian Haydn Ensemble
Ben Opie Reveals Peninsula Summer Music Festival Line-up

Classical musician Ben Opie has revealed the line-up for the 112th Peninsula Summer Music festival in 2019.

October 24, 2018
Vance Joy
Mimi Cave Directs New Vance Joy Video ‘I’m With You’

The new Vance Joy video ‘I’m With You’ was once again directed by his long-term collaborator Mimi Cave.

October 24, 2018
Scott Owen, The Living End, Soundwave, Melbourne, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
The Living End To Release Their First Ever Live Album

The Living End will release their first-ever live album*. The live recording were sourced from The Living End’s recent European tour.

October 24, 2018
ARIA charts
ARIA Changes Chart Rules Again

ARIA will be changing its chart rules as of the end of this week (27 October 2018) to place a greater emphasis on paid subscription streaming.

October 24, 2018
The Prodigy photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Prodigy To Tour Australia In 2019

The Prodigy will be back in Australia in 2019.

October 24, 2018
Sean Diddy Combs, music news,
Sean Combs Donates $1 Million To School

Hip hop mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs has pledged to donate $1 million (GBP770,000) to a network of charter schools in New York.

October 24, 2018
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Meets Namesake Dog

Dolly Parton was thrilled to finally meet Jennifer Aniston's dog, but didn't appreciate the actress barking orders at her.

October 24, 2018
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Baby One More Time Turns 20

Britney Spears has marked the 20th anniversary of her debut single ...Baby One More Time with a touching dedication to fans.

October 24, 2018
Wreckless Eric
T. Rex Bass Player Played Bass On A Wreckless Eric Song

Steve Currie, best known for his work with Marc Bolan and T. Rex played on the very first Wreckless Eric album, bit only on one song.

October 23, 2018
Missy Higgins AWITG on Sunday 19 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Missy Higgins Releases New Song From First Greatest Hits

Missy Higgins has released the song ‘Arrows’, a new that will be featured on her upcoming greatest hits record ‘The Special Ones – Best Of’.

October 23, 2018
Eagles 2017
Eagles Add Second Melbourne and Brisbane Shows

Eagles Australian tour has expanded by two shows, once each for Melbourne and Brisbane.

October 23, 2018