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Blondie, Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Debbie Harry to release her autobiography Face It

Debbie Harry’s autobiography Face It will be published in October.

June 4, 2019
The Cure frontman Robert Smith performs at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 28 July 2016.
Film Director Tim Pope has Captured The Cure for their 40th Anniversary for the Cinema

Tim Pope’s ‘The Cure – Anniversary 1978-2018 Live in Hyde Park London’ will screen in cinemas around the world on 11 July 2019.

June 4, 2019
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Martin Scorsese’s Bob Dylan Rolling Thunder Review Netflix Doco Looks Amazing

The trailer for ‘Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese’ went live on Netflix this week.

June 4, 2019
Newton Faulkner at Noise11 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Newton Faulkner Australian Dates

Newton Faulkner is heading back to Australia in November for a national tour starting in Fremantle on 15 November.

June 4, 2019
Missy Higgins AWITG on Sunday 19 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Queenscliff 2019 has an Excellent Line-up

Queenscliff has delivered one of its best first line-ups in years with Missy Higgins, Tim Finn, Troy-Cassar-Daley and The Cat Empire just some of the names set to play.

June 4, 2019
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Painters and Dockers have a video for Holiday On Ice

Melbourne’s 80s punk legends Painters and Dockers took the opportunity at their recent Max Watts reunion gig to put together a video for their 2018 single ‘Holiday On Ice’.

June 4, 2019
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The Flaming Lips to Perform The Soft Bulletin in Sydney and Melbourne

The Flaming Lips will perform their classic The Soft Bulletin for Sydney and Melbourne in September and October.

June 4, 2019
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Heidi Lenffer of Cloud Control Launches FEAT. With Vance Joy, Midnight Oil

Heidi Lenffer of Cloud Control has launched FEAT., a solar fund for artists to fund new and existing solar farms around Australia.

June 4, 2019
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. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna to headline Pride Island

Madonna will help fans commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots by headlining one of the biggest events of New York City's WorldPride celebrations this summer (19).

June 4, 2019
Richard Hawley photo by Ros O'Gorman
Richard Hawley takes on Lewis Capaldi for No 1 UK Album

Richard Hawley is on course to take this week’s highest new entry – and possibly his highest-charting record yet on the Official Albums Chart with his new album Further.

June 4, 2019
Tyler The Creator. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tyler The Creator and Jaden Smith North America to tour together

Rapper Tyler, The Creator has recruited Jaden Smith to join him on tour this summer (19), seven months after the 20-year-old dubbed the Odd Future star his "boyfriend".

June 4, 2019
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Jay-Z Named Hip Hops First Billionaire

Jay-Z has made history as hip-hop's first official billionaire, according to Forbes magazine.

June 4, 2019
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Palace of the King and The Poor set tour dates

Palace of the King will be heading out with The Poor for ‘The King Met The Poor’ tour of 2019.

June 3, 2019
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New City and Colour Song ‘Astronaut’ has just gone live

Dallas Green’s new City and Colour song ‘Astronaut’ debuted today (3 June 2019).

June 3, 2019
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Motor Ace to play One-Off Show at The Espy

Motor Ace will reunite for one show at Melbourne’s Espy in honour of the first ever vinyl release of their 2002 album Shoot This.

June 3, 2019
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Southern Sons To Play First Shows in 25 Years for One Electric Day

When Southern Sons reform for One Electric Day in November it will be their first shows in 25 years.

June 3, 2019
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Britney Spears Attends Son’s Graduation

Britney Spears brushed aside her ongoing legal drama over her conservatorship to attend her eldest son's school graduation.

June 3, 2019
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Meek Mill receives formal apology from Las Vegas hotel

Rapper Meek Mill has received a public apology from bosses at The Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas after he was refused entry to the venue last weekend (25-26May19).

June 3, 2019
Fergie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fergie and Josh Duhamel file for divorce

Fergie has filed for divorce from Josh Duhamel, almost two years after they split.

June 3, 2019
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John’s Half-brother Unhappy with how Father Portrayed in Rocketman

Elton John's half-brother has attacked the rocker's new biopic for its portrayal of their dad.

June 3, 2019
John Farnham One Electric Day Sunday 26 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
One Electric Day Expands Nationally with John Farnham

Duane McDonald’s baby One Electric Day is going national for 2019 with the much loved Melbourne event expanding to Launceston, Sydney, Brisbane and the Barossa.

June 2, 2019
Vince Gill
Vince Gill previews ‘Okie’ album with ‘When My Amy Prays’

Vince Gill is preparing for the release of his next album ‘Okie’ as he tours Europe with Eagles.

June 2, 2019
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
UK Charts: Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber I Don’t Care spends 3rd week at no 1

Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber claim a third week at Number 1 on this week’s Official Singles Chart after a close battle all week with Lil Nas X’s Old Town Road.

June 2, 2019
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John says Brexit makes him Ashamed to be British

Elton John is "ashamed" to be British due to his countrymen's decision to leave the European Union (EU).

June 2, 2019
Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Miley Cyrus is Selling Condoms as Merch

Miley Cyrus is selling condoms as merchandise for her new She Is Coming EP.

June 2, 2019
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Elton John rejects the removal of Rocketman sex scene for Russia

Elton John has hit out against Russian distributors for removing gay sex and drug trafficking scenes from his new biopic Rocketman.

June 2, 2019
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Did Elton John Really Play Crocodile Rock at his First Troubadour Gig or is Rocketman Bullshit?

On August 25, 1970, Elton John performed his very first American show at the Troubadour in West Hollywood. In the new Rocketman movie, the first song he performs is ‘Crocodile Rock’. Did he really?

June 1, 2019
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Australian Charts: Billie Eilish Album Returns to No 1

Billie Eilish has taken advantage of a quieter release week and has regained the No.1 spot in Australia with her album "When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?" for a third run at the top and a fourth overall week at the summit of the ARIA Albums Chart.

June 1, 2019
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Australian Charts: Old Town Road by Lil Nas X is no 1 for sixth week

The song "Old Town Road (I Got Horses in the Back)" for rapper Lil' Nas X and country artist Billy Ray Cyrus holds for a sixth week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart this week.

June 1, 2019
Roky Erickson at SXSW 2008 photo bt Ros O'Gorman
Austin Legend Roky Erickson has died at age 71

Roky Erickson, one-time lead singer of psychedelic band 13th Floor Elevators, has died in Austin, Texas at the age of 71.

June 1, 2019