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Peter Garrett Midnight Oil 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
2023 Season of Always Live Revealed for Victoria

The 2023 of the Always Live Victorian government initiative for live music will include performances from Christina Aguilera, Peter Garrett and Amyl and the Sniffers.

August 22, 2023
Ryan Adams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ryan Adams Cancels All Upcoming Solo Shows for 2023

Ryan Adams has cancelled all of his solo shows for 2023 saying his health has been an issue.

August 22, 2023
Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan To Resume Rough and Rowdy Ways Tour in the USA in October

Bob Dylan will resume his ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’ world tour in the USA in Kansas City, USA in October.

August 22, 2023
Queen Greatest Hits
The Queen Fat Bottomed Girls ‘Woke’ Story Is A Media Beat-up

Have you seen the stories spreading globally about Queen’s Fat Bottomed Girls being removed from their Greatest Hits album to protect the minds of children? Well, it is all bullshit.

August 22, 2023
The Rolling Stones, Noise11, Photo
The Rolling Stones Tease New Album Potentially Called ‘Hackney Diamonds’

The Rolling Stones have taken out an ad in a UK newspaper as glass specialist ‘Hackney Diamonds’ promising “we’ll fix your shattered windows” and therefore launching the first official tease to the new album now expected to be called ‘Hackney Diamonds’.

August 22, 2023
Christina Aguilera photo by Ros O'Gorman
Christina Aguilera To Perform One Off Melbourne Show in November

Christina Aguilera will perform her first Australian show in 15 years with a one-off performance for Melbourne on 25 November.

August 22, 2023
The Weeknd
The Weeknd To Play Three Shows In Australia in November/December

The Weeknd will perform stadium shows in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane this November and December. There is also one show for New Zealand for Auckland on 7 December.

August 22, 2023
Adam Thompson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chocolate Starfish Take The Best of Everything Tour Everywhere In 2024

Chocolate Starfish will mark their 30th anniversary with dates in June, July, August, September and October 2024.

August 21, 2023
Voyager Set National Tour Dates For February 2024

Perth’s Eurovision 2023 entrants Voyager will head out on their next Australian tour in February 2024.

August 21, 2023
Anton Corbijn photo by Ros O'Gorman
Anton Corbijn’s Squaring The Circle (The Story of Hipgnosis) Is A Rare Glimpse Into Music’s Art World

Few people would know Hipgnosis but never all of you will have listened to an album they made the cover for.

August 21, 2023
Bobby Eli of MFSB Dies At Age 77

Bobby Eli, a founding member of soul group MFSB, has died in Philadelphia at age 77.

August 21, 2023
AC/DC Flick of the Switch
AC/DC Flick of the Switch Turns 40 (Not That Anyone Cares)

‘Flick of the Switch’, the third AC/DC album to feature Brian Johnston, is 40 years old but even for AC/DC the album has long been forgotten.

August 21, 2023
Liam Gallagher Scores His Fifth UK No 1 Solo Album

Liam Gallagher secures his fifth solo Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart with Knebworth 22.

August 21, 2023
Bruce Springsteen and Max Weinberg at AAMI Park on Thursday 2 February 2017. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Exhibit Opens In Boston

The Folk Americana Roots Hall of Fame (FARHOF), Boston’s living music museum inside the Boch Center Wang Theatre, announce the Bruce Springsteen: Portraits of an American Music Icon, and Legends of Folk, Americana, Roots exhibits. Portraits of an American Music Icon will feature an intimate look at “The Boss” through the lens of close friends, photographers, and family members.

August 20, 2023
G Flip Drummer
Australian Album Chart Report 18 August 2023

The second studio album for local singer and percussionist G Flip called "Drummer" debuts at #1 on both the ARIA Albums and Vinyl Sales chart this week.

August 18, 2023
Dolly Parton Rockstar
Listen to Dolly Parton Sing Let It Be With Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr

Dolly Parton has recorded a cover of Paul McCartney’s Beatles’ classic ‘Let It Be’ with Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Ringo Starr.

August 18, 2023
Guns N Roses play the MCG on their 2017 Not In My Lifetime Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Guns N Roses Premiere New Song ‘Perhaps’

The much anticipated new Guns N’ Roses song ‘Perhaps’ has arrived.

August 18, 2023
Bruce Springsteen and Max Weinberg at AAMI Park on Thursday 2 February 2017. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Cancels Shows Due To Illness

Bruce Springsteen has postponed two shows due to illness.

August 18, 2023
Paul McCartney Band On The Run
Sir Michael Parkinson Dies At Age 88

English television talk show host Sir Michael Parkinson has died at the age of 88.

August 18, 2023
Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss, A&M
A&M Records Co-Founder Jerry Moss Dies At Age 88

Jerry Moss, the M in A&M Records, has died at the age of 88.

August 18, 2023
Gary Young of Pavement
R.I.P. Gary Young of Pavement, Aged 70

Garrit (Gary) Young, the original drummer for Pavement, has died at the age of 70.

August 18, 2023
Miley Cyrus, Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros OGorman
Miley Cyrus Has New Music On The Way

Miley Cyrus has announced she will be releasing a new single dedicated to her "loyal fans".

August 18, 2023
Thirty Seconds To Mars, Jared Leto, Video, Music Interview, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Jared Leto Says Thirty Seconds To Mars Is Basically Just Him

Jared Leto joins Zane Lowe on Apple Music 1 to discuss Thirty Seconds To Mars’ new song “Seasons” from the group’s forthcoming album ‘It’s The End of the World But It’s a Beautiful Day’. He tells Apple Music about entering a new chapter with the album, the eclectic nature of the band’s sound, the origin of the group’s sound, and more.

August 18, 2023
Billy Gibbons - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Billy Gibbons Awarded BMI Troubadour Award

ZZ Top legend Billy F Gibbons is set to receive BMI's Troubadour Award.

August 18, 2023
Chvrches photo by Eliot Hazel
Chvrches To Release 10th Anniversary Edition of ‘The Bones of What You Believe’

‘The Bones of What You Believe’, the debut album for Scotland’s Chvrches, was released 20 September 2013. A special edition 10th anniversary edition will be released on 13 October 2023.

August 17, 2023
Russell Morris The Real Thing Symphonic Concert
Russell Morris Adds A Second Melbourne Symphony Show

Russell Morris will before a second Melbourne show with the Southern Cross Symphony on 31 October at Hamer Hall.

August 17, 2023
Boy and Bear
Boy & Bear Unvault The Archives And Discover Lost Harlequin Dreams Tracks

Boy & Bear have discovered three unreleased songs from the 2013 ‘Harlequin Dream’ album and they will be official released as the ‘Lost Dreams’ EP.

August 17, 2023
The Soul Movers credit Cameron Moss
The Soul Movers Go ‘Full Keef’ With New Song ‘Dumb Luck’

O.G. Red Wiggle Murray Cook gets to go full-on Keith Richards on guitar for the new song from The Soul Movers ‘Dumb Luck’.

August 17, 2023
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Talking Heads Last Show Was In New Zealand In 1984

As Talking Heads Stop Making Sense goes back to cinema and is getting an expanded album release, it is interesting to note that the band also had its final concert on the Speaking In Tongues tour in New Zealand on 6 February 1984.

August 17, 2023
Kraftwerk media photo supplied
The Meredith Thirty One Line-up Is Here

Meredith Thirty One will feature Kraftwerk, Alvvays and No Fixed Address for the 2023 season of the music festival.

August 17, 2023