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Mick Mars of Motley Crue photo by Ros O'Gorman Melbourne 2013
Mick Mars Shares ‘Loyal To The Lie’ Video

Mick Mars, the co-founder and former guitarist for Motley Crue, has premiered the video ‘Loyal To The Lie’ from his forthcoming solo album ‘The Other Side of Mars’, due in February 2024.

November 1, 2023
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Watch Paul Hester Perform Crowded House’s ‘Kare Kare’ for Halloween in 1997

Split Enz/Crowded House/Skyhooks historian Peter Green has uploaded a historic video of Paul Hester performing the Crowded House song ‘Kare Kare’ in a Halloween performance with The Largest Living Things at The Continental in Prahran.

November 1, 2023
Diddy Premieres Off The Grid Trailer

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs has released a trailer for his movie ‘Off The Grid’, inspired by The Love Album.

November 1, 2023
Peter Jackson Has Directed The New Beatles Now and Then Video

As announced last Thursday, October 26, the last Beatles song, “Now And Then” will be released this Thursday, November 2. Today, Apple Corps Ltd./Capitol/UMe are pleased to share the details and premiere plans for the song’s evocative new music video, which Peter Jackson has directed in his first foray into music video production.

November 1, 2023
Lauryn Hill “Postpones” More Shows

Lauryn Hill has postponed shows in Philadelphia and Texas due to ongoing vocal issues.

November 1, 2023
Russell Morris The Real Thing Symphonic Concert
Russell Morris Plays First Sold-Out Encore Performance of The Real Thing Symphonic Concert

It was a real thrill to see The Real Thing Russell Morris reach a benchmark of his career with The Real Thing Symphonic Concert in Melbourne in July. Russell, a 10-piece rock band and a 60-piece orchestra performed more than 50 years of Russell’s classic Rock, Pop and Blues to a sold-out crowd.

October 31, 2023
Amy Shark and Budjerah for Support Act Aus Music t-shirt day
ANNOUNCEMENT: Cub Announces ‘Liv Loud’ To Support Ausmusic T-Shirt Day, Featuring You Am I, Boy & Bear, Touch Sensitive, Crooked Colours, The Butterfly Effect, Hockey Dad, Keli Holiday And More

Carlton & United Breweries will support the local live music and hospitality industries to the tune of around $100,000 as part of CUB’s LIV LOUD 2023 program collaboration with Ausmusic T-Shirt Day next month.

October 31, 2023
Cherry Bar Melbourne
ANNOUNCEMENT: Fundraiser ROCK FOR REDRO Dave ‘Red’ Whip – Friday November 3rd at Cherry Bar, Melbourne

ANNOUNCEMENT: Perhaps you know Dave “Red, Redro, Redriguez” Whip? Singer, Guitar player, songwriter, DJ, and a live sound engineer that mixed 5000 bands at Cherry Bar in Melbourne from 2009 to 2017. A recording engineer and producer that recorded, and mixed records for Stiff Richards, Spawn, Watty Thompson and many others! And you may have stood shoulder to shoulder at one of many shows he has attended in over 30 years of gigs.

October 31, 2023
Daniel Johns of Silverchair 2005 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Daniel Johns Takes His Publishing Catalogue To BMG

Daniel Johns has placed his publishing with BMG globally.

October 31, 2023
Jimmy Barnes Cold Chisel perform at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 19 November 2015. photo by Ros O’Gorman
Red Hot Summer Bendigo Is A Sell-Out

Red Hot Summer has another sell-out show for Bendigo for Series one of the upcoming summer season.

October 31, 2023
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper Premieres Halloween Video for ‘Dead Don’t Dance’

Alice Cooper has a brand new video for ‘Dead Don’t Dance’ just in time for Halloween.

October 31, 2023
Live from Daryls House
Live From Daryl’s House Is Back For A New Season

Daryl Hall’s ‘Live From Daryl’s House’ series is back after five years.

October 31, 2023
Slash. image by Ros O'Gorman
Its No Surprise Slash Chose Rose Tattoo For His Next Australian Tour

Slash will head back to Australia in 2024 with Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators and it is not a surprise at all that Rose Tattoo have been chosen to open the shows.

October 30, 2023
Iron Maiden Add 2024 US Tour Dates

Iron Maiden have announced a North American 2024 tour.

October 30, 2023
Elly May Barnes
Elly May Barnes Signs To ABC Records

Elly May Barnes, the youngest daughter and Jimmy and Jane Barnes, has been signed to ABC Records.

October 30, 2023
Paul McCartney Got Back 2023
Paul McCartney Modifies Setlist For Second Sydney Show

Paul McCartney made three changes to his setlist in Sydney on Saturday.

October 30, 2023
Ronan Keating - photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Ronan Keating Says It Was A Mistake To Carry On Without Stephen Gately

Ronan Keating thinks it was a "mistake" for Boyzone to carry on without the late Stephen Gateley.

October 30, 2023
Robert Plant presents Sensational Space Shifters photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robert Plant Performs Stairway To Heaven For First Time In 16 Years

Robert Plant performed his Led Zeppelin classic ‘Stairway To Heaven’ as a solo artist for the first time this week and for the first time since 2007 with Led Zeppelin.

October 28, 2023
Jason Donovan in The Rocky Horror Show 2023 pic Daniel Boud
Jason Donovan’s Returns For Rocky Horror Show 2024 Season

Jason Donovan will return as Frank N Furter to mark the 50th anniversary of the Rocky Horror Show in Australia in 2024.

October 28, 2023
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Joins U2 At The Sphere In Vegas

Lady Gaga has become the first special guest of U2 at The Sphere in Las Vegas.

October 28, 2023
Harry Young and Sabbath
Harry Young of Harry Sabbath and Sabbath Has Died

Harry Young of Australian band Sabbath has passed away at age 72.

October 28, 2023
Scott Matthews Wait In The Car
Guy Pearce Stars In Scott Matthews Stunning Damien Hyde Directed ‘Wait In The Car’

Guy Pearce stars in the video Scott Matthews new song ‘Wait In The Car’.

October 27, 2023
James Morrison Photo Credit Bronwynne Kidson
Twilight At Taronga 2024 Line-up Announced

Twilight At Taronga will return to Taronga Zoo in Sydney in 2024.

October 27, 2023
The Beatles Now and Then and Red and Blue Album Details Are Here

The Beatles final song 'Now and Then' is coming on 3 November, 2023 with the expanded 'Red' and 'Blue' albums out 10 November.

October 27, 2023
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Cast For Paul Kelly ‘How To Make Gravy’ Movie Revealed

The cast for the movie based on Paul Kelly’s Christmas classic ‘How To Make Gravy’ has been announced.

October 26, 2023
Kaiser Chiefs Release ‘Feeling Alright’ With Nile Rodgers

Kaiser Chiefs have a new song ‘Feeling Alright’ and it features Chic legend Nile Rodgers.

October 26, 2023
One Electric Day at Werribee Mansion on Sunday 27 November 2016 with Russell Morris, Icehouse, James Reyne, Jimmy Barnes.
James Reyne Announces Crawl File Tour With Reissue Of Australian Crawl Greatest Hits Album

Australian Crawl’s Greatest Hits album ‘Crawl File’ will clock up a 40th anniversary in 2024 so James Reyne has announced a stack of Crawl File pub dates to mark the occasion.

October 26, 2023
Timothy B Schmit of Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eagles Extend Their Long Goodbye Farewell Tour

Eagles have added more dates to their Long Goodbye Farewell tour with new dates added for Phoenix, Austin, Houston, Hollywood (FL), Chicago, and Toronto.

October 26, 2023
2017 Record Store Day Ambassador Anthony Albanese (aka Albo) at Red Eye Records handing over the Ambassadorship to the current ambassadors. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Albo’s B-52’s Gig Gets Bumped At The White House

A B-52’s performance at the White House at a state dinner to honor Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has been cancelled to acknowledge victims of the Israel-Hamas war instead.

October 26, 2023
The Beatles Now and Then countdown
The Beatles Red and Blue Now and Then Announcement Is Coming Today

The expected announcement for the new and final Beatles song ‘Now and Then’ and the expanded ‘Red’ and ‘Blue’ compilations will be made today (26 October 2023).

October 26, 2023