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Labor Calls On Australian Government To Investigate Viagogo Scams

The Australian Labor Party is calling for the federal government to protect Australian consumers against scam ticket seller Viagogo.

August 30, 2017
REVIEW: ‘The Bodyguard’ Is Too Much Whitney

The Bodyguard has all the right ingredients. It just has the wrong formula.

August 30, 2017
Fox News
Fake News Channel Fox News Shut Down In UK

American fake news network Fox News has been taken off the air in the UK.

August 30, 2017
Coldplay perform at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Friday 9 December 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay Write and Perform A Song For Houston Once Only Ever

Coldplay have written and performed a song for Houston as a once-off and vowed immediately to never perform the song again.

August 30, 2017
Melissa Bell
R.I.P. Melissa Bell of Soul II Soul 1964-2017

Soul II Soul singer Melissa Bell has died, aged 53.

August 30, 2017
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
Check Out 16 Seconds of The Blackout From U2’s Next Album Songs of Experience

U2 have previewed 16 seconds from their next album ‘Songs of Experience’ with a piece of the song ‘The Blackout’.

August 30, 2017
Metallica Master of Puppets
Watch James Hetfield Unbox Master of Puppets Anniversary Edition

Metallica’s 1986 album ‘Master of Puppets’ has been expanded for its 30th-anniversary release.

August 30, 2017
Rolling Stones Their Satanic Majestys Request
The Rolling Stones Debut ‘2000 Light Years From Home’ Lyric Video

The Rolling Stones have released a lyric video for ‘2000 Light Years From Home’ from their 1967 album ‘Their Satanic Majesties Request’.

August 30, 2017
David Bowie by Ros O'Gorman
David Bowie Passes One Billion Streams On Spotify

'The absolute transformation of everything that we ever thought about music will take place within 10 years, and nothing is going to be able to stop it. Music itself is going to become like running water or electricity” David Bowie June 2002.

August 30, 2017
Taylor Swift, Noise11, Photo
Taylor Swift On Track For First UK No 1

Taylor Swift's new track Look What You Made Me Do is on course to become her first-ever U.K. number one single.

August 30, 2017
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins Were Chevy Metal In Sydney Tuesday Night

Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins from Foo Fighters played a surprise show in Sydney on Tuesday night as Chevy Metal.

August 29, 2017
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Song Creates A First Day Streaming Record

Taylor Swift's new song Look What You Made Me Do has broken all of Spotify's first-day streaming records.

August 29, 2017
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Talks Up Mental Health Awareness Following Death Of Chester Bennington

Jay-Z has urged fans to tackle mental health issues head-on following the tragic death of his former collaborator Chester Bennington.

August 29, 2017
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Photo, Noise11
Court Stops Lynyrd Skynyrd Documentary

A documentary on the plane crash that killed members of Lynyrd Skynyrd has been blocked by a U.S. District Court judge, not because it was unauthorized but because of the involvement of a former member of the band.

August 29, 2017
John Lee Hooker
John Lee Hooker 100th Birthday Box Coming

Craft Recordings, the Catalog division of Concord Bicycle Music, has announced the release of King Of The Boogie, a career-spanning retrospective, honoring blues icon John Lee Hooker. Due out September 29th, the five-CD set delves deep into the catalog of the influential artist, featuring not only his iconic hits, but also rarities, live recordings and several previously unreleased tracks.

August 29, 2017
Olivia Newton-John - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Olivia Newton-John Returns To The Stage

Olivia Newton-John returned to the stage on Thursday night (August 24) in Evansville, IN, her first since April 14 when she revealed that her breast cancer had returned.

August 29, 2017
ZZ Top, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ZZ Top Release Statement About Hometown Houston Flood

ZZ Top have articulated about the Houston flood disaster in ways the American president has been incapable of describing.

August 29, 2017
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Reveal Sydney Gizzfest Line-up

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard will perform Gizzfest in Sydney. The band has revealed its Sydney guests.

August 29, 2017
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting To Be Honored At The Smithsonian

Two music powerhouses come together Friday, September 8, for an unprecedented event at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

August 28, 2017
Chris Barron Angels and One Armed Jugglers
Spin Doctors’ Chris Barron Releases Solo Album

The zeitgeist is a moving target — and Chris Barron has always been a crack shot.

August 28, 2017
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Johnson Joins Muse For AC/DC Classic At Reading

Muse fans were treated to an AC/DC classic from the voice who sang it, Brian Johnson, at Reading on Sunday night.

August 28, 2017
Kendrick Lamar
2017 MTV VMA Winners and Performances Complete List

Kendrick Lamar won the Video of the Year Award at the MTV VMA's. Rod Stewart performed with DNCE and Taylor Swift premiered her new video.

August 28, 2017
Busby Marou - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Busby Marou To Perform Charity Show For Full Stop Foundation

Busby Marou will perform a show to raise funds for the Full Stop Foundation.

August 28, 2017
Dr Miles Gregory at the Shakespeare Gardens Pop Up Globe Announcement. The Pop Up Globe starts in September 2017 at the Myer Music Bowl. Photo by Ros OGorman
Shakespeare’s Pop-Up Globe Crowned With Spectacular Onion Dome

Shakespeare’s Pop-up Globe Theatre in at Melbourne’s Sidney Myer Music Bowl received its crown jewel this morning … the spectacular Onion Dome.

August 28, 2017
Queenscliff Music Festival line-up
Queenscliff Music Festival Adds Its Comedy Line-up

The Queenscliff Music Festival has made its fourth line-up announcement with its comedy schedule now added to the music events.

August 28, 2017
Gang of Youths Go Farther Into Lightness
ARIA Charts: Gang Of Youths Have The No 1 Album

The second studio album for local indie-rock group Gang of Youths entitled "Go Farther in Lightness" becomes the five-piece from Sydney's first No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

August 28, 2017
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Australian Charts: Pink Stays A Second Week At No 1

For the first time in over four years, a Pink song has stayed at No.1 in Australia for a second week, as her latest track "What About Us" retains its hold at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with competition debuting at No.2 in the form of a new Justin Bieber track.

August 28, 2017
Government Issues Warning Against Scam Ticket Site Viagogo

Matt Kean, the New South Wales government Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, has issued a warning against scam ticketing reseller Viagogo.

August 27, 2017
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Named MTV Hottest Summer Superstar

Lady Gaga has beaten her rivals to be named MTV's Hottest Summer Superstar 2017.

August 27, 2017
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyoncé Fans Accuse Taylor Swift Of Ripping Off Their Idol

Beyonce's fans have criticised Taylor Swift, claiming she ripped off the singer's style in her new video.

August 27, 2017