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Broderick Smith of The Dingoes 20 February 2011 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Vale Broderick Smith at 75

One of Australian’s greatest musicians as well as songwriter and actor Broderick Smith has passed away at age 75.

May 1, 2023
Don McLean photo by Bron Robinson
Don McLean Goes Out On The Top Of His Game On Final Australian Tour

Don McLean is calling his 20th Australian tour his last but I think he has a few years left in him.

May 1, 2023
Morgan Wallen One Thing At A Time
Australian Charts: Morgan Wallen Reclaims Number One Album Spot

Morgan Wallen reclaims the No.1 Album spot this week with "One Thing at a Time", holding also the singles chart with "Last Night".

April 30, 2023
Bonnie Raitt photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bonnie Raitt Postpones Shows To Have Surgery

Bonnie Raitt has postponed five American shows in May to undergo surgery.

April 29, 2023
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Is On The Next Jessie Ware

Jessie Ware's new record features Kylie Minogue, Clara Amfo and Aisling Bea.

April 29, 2023
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher Is Planning New Solo Album

Liam Gallagher is set to record a new album this summer.

April 29, 2023
Trooper beer and Bruce Dickinson
Iron Maiden Trooper Beer Turns 10 With Special Anniversary Brew

Trooper brew, the Iron Maiden branded beer, will turn 10 on 9 May 2023.

April 28, 2023
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Chester Bennington’s Son Draven Shares First Single ‘F_w-Me’

Chester Bennington’s son Draven has shared his first single ‘F_w_Me’.

April 28, 2023
Russell Morris Ghosts and Legends
Russell Morris To Release Blues Trilogy Compilation

The three albums in the Russell Morris blues trilogy ‘Sharkmouth’, Van Diemen’s Land’ and ‘Red Dirt – Red Heart’ have been compiled into a single disc best of to be released in May.

April 28, 2023
Blondie, Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
BBC Producing When Blondie Came To Britain Documentary

The BBC is working on a new documentary about the first time Blondie came to the UK. ‘When Blondie Came To Britain’ is in the works now and guitarist and founding member Chris Stein mentioned it on his socials.

April 28, 2023
Willie Nelson photo by Pamela Springsteen (supplied)
Willie Nelson’s 90th Birthday Party Just Got Bigger

Chelsea Handler, Ethan Hawke, Gabriel Iglesias, Helen Mirren, Jennifer Garner, Owen Wilson, and Woody Harrelson have been added to Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90, A Star-Studded Concert Celebrating Willie’s 90th Birthday.

April 28, 2023
Don McLean American Pie
Watch South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol Sing Don McLean Classic ‘American Pie’

While Don McLean is touring Australia, South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol was at The White House in Washington singing Don McLean’s classic ‘American Pie’ to President Joe Biden.

April 28, 2023
Colin Hay performs at the Recital Centre in Melbourne on 11 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ringo Starr Beams Down To Australia’s APRA Awards to Congratulate Colin Hay

Ringo Starr popped up at the APRA Awards in Sydney tonight to congratulate his friend Colin Hay on receiving the Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music.

April 27, 2023
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Check Out The Bizarre ‘Apartment For Two’ Video By The Hard-Ons

The Hard-Ons have a creepy new video for ‘Apartment For Two’ you cannot take your eyes off.

April 27, 2023
TISM Wanker box
TISM To Release Wanker Box

Fancy a wank? TISM can supply. The Wanker box set is coming in May.

April 27, 2023
Duran Duran Live Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Duran Duran Are Planning A Halloween Album … Maybe

Duran Duran want to release a Halloween album.

April 27, 2023
Ian Moss Rivers Run Dry
Ian Moss Premieres New Song ‘Rivers Run Dry’

Ian Moss has revealed details of his next album. ‘Rivers Run Dry’ is coming in July and here is the title track to prove it.

April 27, 2023
Vika and Linda To Tour Victoria and Tasmania After Red Hot Summer

Vika and Linda Bull will spend July touring Tasmania and regional Victoria after they complete their Red Hot Summer dates.

April 27, 2023
18 Year Old Kisschasy Albums Re-enters ARIA Chart

The 2005 Kisschasy debut album ‘United Paper People’ has returned to the ARIA Australian Album chart 18 years after its release.

April 27, 2023
Captain Sensible of The Damned photo from SBM Presents
The Damned’s Captain Sensible Isn’t A Fan of Guns ‘n Roses Despite Them Covering ‘New Rose’

Captain Sensible is not a fan of Guns ‘n Roses, despite Gunners covering The Damned ‘New Rose’ on their 1993 covers album ‘The Spaghetti Incident?’.

April 27, 2023
Frankie Goes To Hollywood To Perform For The First Time In 36 Years for Eurovision

Frankie Goes To Hollywood have announced their first concert in 36 years for 'Eurovision'.

April 27, 2023
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran testifies To Thinking Out Loud Trial

Ed Sheeran denied copying Marvin Gaye's Let's Get It On with his track Thinking Out Loud as he testified in a New York court on Tuesday.

April 27, 2023
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LL Cool J Is Going On His First Tour In 30 Years

LL Cool J has announced the star-studded line-up for his first tour in 30 years.

April 27, 2023
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper Confirms Next Album is “Soon”

Alice Cooper will have a new album “soon” and he has made it with his touring band.

April 26, 2023
Metallica in 2009 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Release American Sign Language Videos For Every Song on ’72 Seasons’

Metallica have partnered with the Deaf Professional Arts Network (DPAN) and released a video featuring American Sign Language for every video on the new ’72 Seasons’ album.

April 26, 2023
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Motörhead To Release 2007 Montreux Jazz Festival Performance

Motörhead will release ‘Live At The Montreux Jazz Festival 2007’ recorded on July 7 at Auditorium Stravinski during ‘Kiss of Death’ tour.

April 26, 2023
Rick Rubin Had Produced Kesha

The next Kesha album ‘Gag Order’ has been produced by Rick Rubin.

April 26, 2023
Metallica 72 Seasons
72 Seasons’ Is First Metallica Album in 32 Years To Not Debut At Number One In America

Metallica’s ’72 Seasons’ album is the first album for the band to not debut at number one in America since 1988’s ‘…And Justice For All’.

April 26, 2023
Roger Waters played Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Saturday 10 February 2018. Roger Waters is performing his Us and Them Australian tour. Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Court Rules Roger Waters Can Perform In Frankfurt

A German Court has found that Roger Waters’ concert in Frankfurt on May 28 can go ahead.

April 26, 2023
Frank Zappa Funky Nothingness
Frank Zappa’s Potential Hot Rats Sequel ‘Funky Nothingness’ Set For Release

Songs Frank Zappa intended for a ‘Hot Rats’ sequel before he died will be released after three decades as ‘Funky Nothingness’.

April 26, 2023