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Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Explains How He Was Knighted

Paul McCartney became Sir Paul McCartney on 11 March, 1997. In an interview this week with Wired he explained the process.

September 14, 2018
The Black Sorrows
The Black Sorrows Cover Bob Dylan Ahead Of 19th album ‘Citizen John’

The Black Sorrows have covered Bob Dylan’s ‘Silvio’ ahead of the 2019 release of their 19th album ‘Citizen John’. (It is also Joe Camilleri’s 49th album).

September 14, 2018
John Butler performs at the 2015 Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards held in Melbourne at the Meat Market on Thursday 22 October 2015. Photo Ros O'Gorman
John Butler Trio Reactivates For 2019

John Butler Trio will be playing a stack of shows over summer including two for A Day On the Green.

September 14, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Ariana Grande Brother Heartbroken Over Mac Miller Death

Ariana Grande's brother has poured out his heart over his sister's tragic ex-boyfriend Mac Miller, revealing the rapper's death has left him "beyond heartbroken".

September 14, 2018
Cher, Image, Rod Laver, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Cher Jokes She Wore 5 Pounds of Make-up On Mamma Mia II

Cher has joked her youthful look on film Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again was down to the "five pounds of make-up" she wore while in character.

September 14, 2018
Paul Weller True Meaning
New Music Releases for 13 September 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: David Guetta, Paul Weller, Good Charlotte, Mitch James, Jean-Michel Jarre (GH), Willie Nelson, Uriah Heep, Bob Moses, Emma Louise, Carrie Underwood, Dreams (Daniel Johns & Luke Steele), Tony Bennett & Diana Krall, Aphex Twin.

September 14, 2018
Broderick Smith Man Out Of Time
Broderick Smith Can Thank Politicians For His Rejuvenated Inspiration To Write

Broderick Smith says today’s politicians give him plenty of inspiration to write these days.

September 13, 2018
Alec Benjamin
Alec Benjamin Finds Paul Simon and Eminem Very Similar

Alec Benjamin, the 24-year old US singer/songwriter, is a huge fan of both Paul Simon and Eminem and finds them very similar in a lot of ways.

September 13, 2018
Cold Chisel All For You
Cold Chisel Expand Best Of All For You

Cold Chisel best of ‘All For You’ has been expanded to become the definitive best of.

September 13, 2018
Felix Riebl
Grampians Music Festival Returns In 2019 For Third Year

Victoria’s Grampians Music Festival will return in 2019 for a third year.

September 13, 2018
Ralph McTell
Ralph McTell To Perform At Blue Mountains Music Festival

Folk legend Ralph McTell will perform at the Blue Mountains Music Festival of Folk and Blues in March.

September 13, 2018
Luke Liang
Friends of Luke Liang To Host A Bright Light Tribute

The friends of Luke Laing will host the tribute show 'A Bright Light' for Luke in Sydney on October 4.

September 13, 2018
Art Vs Science, music news,
NYE On The Hill Full Line-up Unveiled

Stella Donnelly and Arts Vs Science have been added to NYE on the Hill over New Year’s.

September 13, 2018
Sarah Blasko: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Sarah Blasko Releases Haunting Video For ‘Everybody Wants To Sin’

Sarah Blasko has a music video for 'Everybody Wants To Sin'.

September 13, 2018
Tim Minchin
Tim Minchin Adds Even More Shows

Live Nation has added another six Tim Minchin shows across Australia.

September 13, 2018
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Says He Didn’t Enjoy Reunion Tour

Ozzy Osbourne has stunned Black Sabbath fans by confessing he really didn't enjoy the band's recent reunion tour.

September 13, 2018
Eminem photo by Jeremy Deputat
Eminem Discusses Machine Gun Kelly Feud

Eminem has opened up about his feud with fellow rapper Machine Gun Kelly, admitting the reason behind it is "petty".

September 13, 2018
Mac Miller, music news,
Mac Miller’s Grandmother Joins Mourning Fans A Memorial

Mac Miller's grandmother joined fans mourning the late rapper in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, park that inspired his debut album on Tuesday night.

September 13, 2018
Troye Sivan
Azealia Banks Has A Thing For Troye Sivan (And Not A Good Thing)

Azealia Banks is not ready to let her feud with singer Troye Sivan rest after calling him out over comments he made about the rapper on a U.S. late night show.

September 13, 2018
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney Tells A Bizarre Tale About Hey Jude and Jews

Paul McCartney has told a bizarre story about his Beatles hit ‘Hey Jude’ suggesting that the song once offended a Jewish man.

September 12, 2018
Billy Corgan, The Smashing Pumpkins, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Smashing Pumpkins To Release Machina Albums As Originally Intended

Billy Corgan has revealed that Smashing Pumpkins will reissue the ‘Machina’ the way they were originally intended … as one piece.

September 12, 2018
Screaming Jets
The Screaming Jets To Tour With Palace Of The King

The Screaming Jets have extended their Gotcha Covered tour with new dates for December and January with Palace of the King.

September 12, 2018
Troy Cassar-Daley Greatest Hits
Troy Cassar-Daley Has A Massive 42 Track Greatest Hits On the Way

Troy Cassar-Daley has his 42-track Greatest Hits album set for release in October.

September 12, 2018
Pretty Things SF Sorrow
Fact: The Pretty Things ‘SF Sorrow’ Was The First Rock Opera, Tommy Was Second

Pretty Things rock opera ‘SF Sorrow’ album predates The Who’s ‘Tommy’ by six months but to this day Pete Townshend has not cited The Pretty Things classic as an inspiration.

September 12, 2018
Adalita, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Adalita, Kutcha Edwards and Sugar Fed Leopards To Play Reservoir Stomp

Reservoir is getting a Stomp and it is going to be called the Reservoir Stomp.

September 12, 2018
Nick Carter
Nick Carter Will Not Be Charged With Rape

Nick Carter will not be charged with a sex crime after he was accused of raping singer Melissa Schuman in 2003.

September 12, 2018
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Flew Economy To Lisbon

Pop superstar Madonna has been shunning luxury travel to fly economy between London and her new home in Lisbon, Portugal.

September 12, 2018
David Bowie 2004 Rod Laver Arena. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lost David Bowie Recording Sells For $52000

David Bowie's first-known studio recording has sold at auction for almost $52,000 (£40,000).

September 12, 2018
Charlie Puth
Charlie Puth Says He Wanted To Help Mac Miller Get Sober

Charlie Puth was hit hard by the news of close friend Mac Miller's death because he thought he could help him lead a clean, sober life.

September 12, 2018
Sia, music news,
Sia Celebrates Eight Years Sober

Pop star Sia has shared a note of encouragement while celebrating eight years of sobriety.

September 12, 2018