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James Hetfield of Metallica at Powertrip photo by Richard Gilkerson
Metallica At Power Trip 2023, Here Is The Setlist

Metallica played the final night of Power Trip 2023 giving the audience two hours of party on 8 October 2023 in the California desert.

October 10, 2023
Rob Halford of Judas Priest at Power Trip 2023 photo by Richard Gilkerson
Judas Priest Use Power Tip To Announce New Album

Judas Priest used their Power Trip platform to announce a new album ‘Invincible Shield’ is coming in March, 2024.

October 10, 2023
Iron Maiden at Power Trip 2023 photo by Richard Gilkerson
Iron Maiden Play The Future Past Tour Playlist For Power Trip 2023

Iron Maiden played their Power Trip performance on Friday 6 October in Indio, California treating the show as just another stopover on ‘The Future Past’ tour.

October 10, 2023
English Singer Songwriter Dylan To Tour Australia

English singer songwriter Natasha Woods (aka Dylan) will tour Australia for the first time in March 2024.

October 10, 2023
Cher Christmas
Cher Releases Christmas Song Ahead of Christmas Album

Cher’s Christmas song ‘DJ Play A Christmas Song’ has been released ahead of the album ‘Christmas’ coming 20 October.

October 9, 2023
Josh Pyke and Tiptoe Giants Little River Runs
Josh Pyke Wins A Children’s Music Award

The Major Minor Music Australia Awards (The Ma’s) were held in Sydney on Sunday and Josh Pyke is the winner of a Ma.

October 9, 2023
Jon Stevens of Noiseworks photo by Bron Robinson
Broken Hill Mundi Mundi and Birdsville Big Red Bash Reveal 2024 Line-up

James Reyne will headline the 2024 Broken Hill Mundi Mundi Bash and Jon Stevens is locked in for the Birdsville Big Red Bash.

October 9, 2023
Mamma Mia Is Simply Fun #REVIEW

You can’t help but have a good time at Mamma Mia. The ABBA musical is simply just a lot of fun. I’ve seen maybe four of the Australian productions over the years and this is the best so far.

October 9, 2023
The Kinks The Journey Part 2
The Kinks Release New Mixes and Previously Unreleased Tracks On ‘The Journey Part 2’

The Kinks are continuing their 60th anniversary with the tracklisting of ‘The Journey Part 2’ unveiled.

October 9, 2023
Lamb of God (supplied)
Lamb Of God Premiere ‘Making of Omens’ Documentary

Lamb of God have made their full-length documentary ‘’Lamb of God’ free for all to watch on YouTube.

October 9, 2023
Hall and Oates Home for Christmas
Hall and Oates To Issue 2006 Christmas Album On “Snow White Vinyl”

The 2006 Hall & Oates Christmas album ‘Home for Christmas’ will be released on vinyl for the first time and “snow white” vinyl at that.

October 9, 2023
Pet Shop Boys, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pet Shop Boys Pissed Off At Drake Over Unauthorised Lyric Use

Drake has angered British music legends Pet Shop Boys by using the lyrics from one of their hits in a new track without permission.

October 9, 2023
KISS by Mary Boukouvalas_6
KISS Play Their Last Ever Australian Show (But We’ve Heard That Before)

KISS performed what was billed as their last ever Australian show in Sydney on Saturday (7 October) … but that’s what they also said in 2022.

October 8, 2023
Angus Young of AC:DC at Power Trip 2023 photo with thanks to Richard Gilkerson in Indio California
AC/DC Play First Show Since 2016 For Power Trip 2023 In California

AC/DC have played their first show since 2016 performing in the California desert for Power Trip 2023.

October 8, 2023
Roger Waters Dark Side of the Moon
Roger Waters Creates A Bookend To The Dark Side of the Moon

Roger Waters’ reconstruction of the Pink Floyd classic ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ has been unveiled to the world. I should hate it but I don’t. Quite the opposite. While his Dark Side/The Wall tours have been lazy and nothing but a money grab and sour grapes, he has genuinely deconstructed this and reconstructed ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ to create a bookend between the 20something Roger and the 80 year old Roger.

October 6, 2023
King Canyon Zeppelin Unledded
King Canyon To Present Zeppelin Unledded The Page and Plant Years In 2024

King Canyon evolved out of the DNA of classic rock. Their DNA drills back to the music Robert Plant and Jimmy Page and the sound of Led Zeppelin.

October 6, 2023
Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Elton John ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ Turns 50

Elton John’s masterpiece ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ was released on 5 October, 1973.

October 6, 2023
Crossbone Skully L-R- Sam Bam Koltun, Chris Wyse, Tommy Henriksen, Tuesdai, Anna Cara Credit- Jason Mayer
Crossbone Skully featuring Def Leppard’s Phil Collen Premiere ‘The Boom Went The Boom’

Crossbone Skully, the band featuring Def Leppard’s Phil Collen and Alice Cooper/Hollywood Vampires guitarist Tommy Henriksen, have another preview from their upcoming 2024 album self titled debut album.

October 6, 2023
Russell Morris The Real Thing Symphonic Concert
Russell Morris’ “Fabtabulos” ‘The Real Thing Symphonic Concert’ Is Now

On Tuesday 4 July 2023, Australian music legend Russell Morris played the concert of his lifetime. Russell Morris performed with the 54-piece Southern Cross Symphony and his 10-piece band. It was the pinnacle of remarkable career that began with the band Somebody’s Image in 1967.

October 6, 2023
Casino Royale James Bond
James Bond Composer David Arnold To Tour UK

James Bond composer David Arnold is embarking on a unique tour.

October 6, 2023
Jason Derulo - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Sued For Sexual Harassment

Jason Derulo has been sued for allegedly expecting sex after signing a singer to a record deal.

October 6, 2023
Rick Price 2023
Rick Price Explores Gospel With His ‘Wayfaring Stranger’ Project

Rick Price explored soul music on 2021’s ‘Soulville’ and the California sounds of the 60s on ‘California Dreaming’ in 2017. Now he is deconstructing Gospel music for his new project ‘Wayfaring Stranger’, to be released as two EPs.

October 5, 2023
Frankie Valli - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Frankie Valli To Head Out On Last Ever Tour

Frankie Valli has announced his last ever tour and at 89 years of age, it is probably the first truthful “last” announcement.

October 5, 2023
Paloma Faith, music news
Paloma Faith Announces Comeback Song How To Leave To Man

Paloma Faith is set to return with her first single in three years, 'How To Leave A Man'.

October 5, 2023
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Becomes First Person To Earn BRIT 100 Million Award

Ed Sheeran has been announced as the first British artist to receive a special-edition Gold BRIT Billion Award by the BPI, the representative voice for the UK’s world leading record labels and music companies.

October 5, 2023
Taylor Swift photo by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift leads MTV EMAs Nominations

Taylor Swift leads the nominations for this year's MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) with seven.

October 5, 2023
Nick Cave and Warren Ellis photo by Kerry Brown
The 2023 Screen Music Awards Nominees Revealed

APRA AMCOS and the AGSC (Australian Guild of Screen Composers) Screen Music Awards for 2023 will be held in Melbourne on 9 November, 2023.

October 5, 2023
Grimes Begs Elon Musk To Allow Her To See Her Child

Grimes has been pleading with Elon Musk over his X platform, the platform formerly known as Twitter, for access to their child.

October 4, 2023
KiloBand EP
Check Out Swanee With Mark Moffatt With KiloBand’s Parchman Farm

John Swan and Mark Moffatt have put together an incredibly powerful project KiloBand as a sonic tribute to those who went before them, Led Zeppelin and AC/DC.

October 4, 2023
Ian Moss at The Palais St Kilda photo by Bron Robinson
Ian Moss Adds Dates Through To June 2024

Ian Moss has extended the Rivers Run Dry tour into 2024 with dates added through into June.

October 4, 2023