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Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 The Joshua Tree Australasian Tour Dates Announced

The U2 Australia, New Zealand and Asia tour dates to play The Joshua Tree live its 30th anniversary have been officially announced.

May 31, 2019
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R. Kelly Faces 11 More Charges

Prosecutors in Illinois have filed 11 new sex charges against embattled R&B star R. Kelly.

May 31, 2019
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Rod Stewart Wants to Focus On Jazz

Sir Rod Stewart is planning to retire from rock music in order to focus on performing jazz standards and show tunes.

May 31, 2019
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Cher Apologises for Tasteless Trump Comment

Cher has apologised to fans for making light of prison rape in her latest rant against U.S. leader Donald Trump.

May 31, 2019
Culture Club Encore Tour at Sidney Myer Music Bowl on Sunday 11 December 2016. Culture Club headlined the show after support bands Wa Wa Nee, Pseudo Echo, Eurogliders and Real Life performed their sets. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Even Boy George is getting a Biopic

A big screen biopic about the life of Boy George is in development.

May 31, 2019
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Rita Ora to Perform for Prince Harry

Rita Ora will join Prince Harry on stage at a gig to raise funds for his African AIDS charity.

May 31, 2019
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New Music Releases for 31 May 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: Jimmy Barnes, Susan Boyle, Thomas Rhett, Duff McKagan, Tory Lanez, Denzel Curry, Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Heathers: The Musical.

May 31, 2019
Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Tucson Train’, the third new song from ‘Western Stars’

Bruce Springsteen has created a music video for the third release from his upcoming 'Western Stars' album.

May 30, 2019
Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Case of Miley Cyrus and the Purity Ring

Miley Cyrus grilled her ex-boyfriend Nick Jonas over the infamous purity ring he wore as a teen.

May 30, 2019
Patrick Donovan, CEO of Music Victoria photo by Ros O'Gorman
Music Victoria Announces Expansion Following Victorian State Budget

The music industry in Victoria will continue to thrive over the next four years with thanks to strategic funding from the Andrews Labor Government.

May 30, 2019
Moby Then It Fell Apart
Moby Cancels Book Tour after Outing Himself as an Arsehole

Moby has cancelled his upcoming book tour after making a complete arsehole of himself by writing sleazy unconfirmed and unauthorized comments about Natalie Portman in his new book.

May 30, 2019
Gloria Gaynor
Gloria Gaynor to cover Bob Dylan’s Man of Peace on Testimony album

One-time disco queen Gloria Gaynor has recorded a cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘Man of Peace’ for her upcoming Gospel album ‘Testimony’.

May 30, 2019
Michael Hutchence, music news,
Michael Hutchence Statute is up to residents approval says Yarra Council

A Michael Hutchence statue will be erected in Wangaratta Park near the Molly Meldrum statue if residents of the City of Yarra have no objections.

May 30, 2019
Paul D'Amour
Former Tool bass player Paul D’Amour joins Ministry

Paul D’Amour of Tool is the new member of Ministry.

May 30, 2019
Rob Potts
Country Music Association creates International Exchange Program in the name of Rob Potts

The Country Music Association in Nashville has created the Rob Potts International Exchange Program in honour of Australian promoter Rob Potts.

May 30, 2019
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger has made a rap record

Arnold Schwarzenegger has released a rap song celebrating his rise from bodybuilder to movie star.

May 30, 2019
Jennifer Hudson, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jennifer Hudson honours Aretha Franklin at Pulitzer Prize Ceremony

Jennifer Hudson paid tribute to music icon Aretha Franklin at the Pulitzer Prize ceremony on Tuesday.

May 30, 2019
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Sick Ariana Grande Cancels Shows In Florida

Ariana Grande is "beyond devastated" after postponing her Tuesday night concert in Tampa, Florida due to illness.

May 30, 2019
Carrie Underwood. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Carrie Underwood postpones Toronto gig

Carrie Underwood's June gig at Canada's Scotiabank Arena has been pushed back because of basketball team the Toronto Raptors.

May 30, 2019
Warner Records
Warner Bros. Records is now Warner Records

The name Warner Bros. Records is no more. Warner Bros. is now just Warner Records.

May 29, 2019
Motorhead singer and bassist Lemmy Kilmister. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
BMG to Reissue the Entire Motörhead SPV Catalogue

BMG has picked up the Motörhead catalogue from 1995 and have prepared for re-entry with 13 titles dating back to 1995’s ‘Sacrifice’.

May 29, 2019
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Plan 2020 World Tour

Bruce Springsteen will reactive the E Street Band in 2020 for a world tour and a new album.

May 29, 2019
Petit Biscuit
French Producer Petit Biscuit Releases Song with JP Cooper

French DJ and Producer Mehdi Benjelloun (aka Petit Biscuit) has a new song featuring JP Cooper.

May 29, 2019
Andrew Da Silva
Andrew Da Silva Turn The Colour Purple for Prince Tribute at Memo Music Hall

Andrew Da Silva will celebrate the 61st birthday of Prince with the Purple Revolution show at Memo Music Hall.

May 29, 2019
The Edge and Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Site Updates Fans On Joshua Tree Australasian Tour

U2 fan site has updated its readers on the upcoming U2 Joshua Tree tour stating that the tour saying the tour will visit Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Japan and South Korea across November and December 2019.

May 28, 2019
Ash Grunwald
Ash Grunwald, Sarah McLeod, Stars Join Melbourne Guitar Show 2019

The Australian Music Association is thrilled to announce the 2019 return of the Melbourne Guitar Show, set to rock Caulfield Racecourse on August 3 and 4 – and I know we say it every year but this year WILL be bigger than ever.

May 28, 2019
Shaun Cassidy
Shaun Cassidy has played his first show in 40 years

Shaun Cassidy has just played his first show in 40 years. Cassidy, the younger brother of David Cassidy, played a show for 100 people at Standing Sun Winery in Santa Barbara Country.

May 28, 2019
Peter Garrett Midnight Oil 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Midnight Oil Performs Diesel and Dust Live for Canberra

Midnight Oil treated Canberra to a complete performance of the iconic ‘Diesel and Dust’ album last night (27 May 2019).

May 28, 2019
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Yours and Owls 2019 line-up is here

Wollongong’s Yours and Owls festival has unveiled its 2019 line-up with Aussie headliners Amy Shark and Courtney Barnett.

May 28, 2019
Rocketman Elton John biopic
Elton John and Taron Egerton Discuss Rocketman Movie

Elton John, host of Rocket Hour on Apple Music’s Beats 1, sat down with actor Taron Egerton and musical director Giles Martin for a roundtable on the film ‘Rocketman’.

May 28, 2019