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Ellen Foley Sidelined With Covid And Out of Ian Hunter Birthday Show

Ellen Foley will miss the event performing the songs of Ian Hunter at the City Winery in New York this weekend after coming down with Covid.

June 14, 2022
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Rod Stewart Responds to Elvis Costello Comments About His Party of the Palace Performance

Rod Stewart has responded to Elvis Costello’s diss of his Queen’s Jubilee Palace show taking it personal, asking “where’s your hair gone mate”.

June 14, 2022
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Mick Jagger Has Covid, Rolling Stones Amsterdam Postponed

Mick Jagger has Covid and the Rolling Stones show in Amsterdam last night has been postponed.

June 14, 2022
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Jennifer Hudson Is An EGOT Winner

Jennifer Hudson has joined a select group of entertainers who have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and a Tony Award.

June 14, 2022
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Grace Jones Opens 27th Meltdown Festival

Grace Jones opened her curated edition of the Southbank Centre’s Meltdown festival with an enthralling concert in the Royal Festival on Friday 10 June. Visibly ecstatic to be performing for an audience that has had to wait two years to see her live Meltdown performance due to cancellation and delay caused by the pandemic, Grace Jones opened the festival with an imperious performance full of her characteristic style, splendour and spell-binding stage presence.

June 14, 2022
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John Lydon Still Pissed Off With Danny Boyle Over ‘Pistol’

John Lydon has branded Danny Boyle "disgusting" for dismissing his complaints about Pistol, the director's new Sex Pistols series on Disney+.

June 14, 2022
Elvis Costello photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elvis Costello Calls The Queen’s Jubilee Concert What It Was – SHITE

Elvis Costello has branded the Platinum Party at the Palace concert "shite" and singled out Sir Rod Stewart's performance for particular criticism.

June 13, 2022
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Vance Joy Drops Out Of The Footy Because of Covid

If you are heading to the Collingwood vs Melbourne match at the MCG today, you won’t be seeing Vance Joy perform. He has Covid.

June 13, 2022
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Vika & Linda, Beccy Cole, Joe Chindamo, Billy Baxter Awarded Queen’s Birthday Honors

Blues and Soul greats Vika & Linda, Country singer Beccy Cole, Jazz musician Joe Chindamo and musician and radio host Billy Baxter are amongst the recipients of the Queen’s Birthday Honors for 2022.

June 13, 2022
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John Lennon ‘Sometime In New York City’ Turns 50

‘Sometime In New York City’, John Lennon’s album after ‘Imagine’ and before ‘Mind Games’, has turned 50.

June 12, 2022
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Kate Bush ‘Running Up That Hill’ Was The Most Streamed Song in Australia Last Week

Kate Bush ‘Running Up That Hill’ was streamed 2,681,806 times last week in Australia making Kate’s 37-year old hit even more popular than Harry Styles.

June 12, 2022
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Ringo Starr Tour Sidelined As Edgar Winter and Steve Lukather Catch Covid

Ringo Starr has been forced to postpone his current Ringo Starr and the All-Starr Band tour after band members Steve Lukather and Edgar Winter caught Covid.

June 12, 2022
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Australian Albums: Harry Styles Spends Third Week On Top

Harry Styles makes it three weeks at No.1 with his third album "Harry's House" fending off competition from the new Post Malone album which lands at No.2.

June 12, 2022
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Manic Street Preachers Cancel Gig Because of Covid

Manic Street Preachers frontman James Dean Bradfield has tested positive for COVID-19.

June 12, 2022
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Justin Bieber Updates Fans With Video Of His Ramsay Hunt Syndrome Situation

Justin Bieber has shared with his fans news that he has Ramsay Hunt Syndrome.

June 11, 2022
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Julee Cruise Of Twin Peaks Theme ‘Falling’ Dies At Age 65

Julee Cruise, best known for her Theme from Twin Peaks ‘Falling’, has died at age 65.

June 10, 2022
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Vika Bull Undergoes Emergency Surgery, Vika & Linda Tour Postponed

The Vika & Linda tour scheduled to start in Brisbane on 16 June has been postponed to August due to Vika undergoing emergency surgery.

June 10, 2022
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Dean Lewis Is Performing Amy Shark’s ‘Adore’ In His US Shows

Dean Lewis’ American fans are being treated to Amy Shark’s ‘Adore’ on his current tour.

June 10, 2022
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The Angels Postpone This Weekend’s Shows After Dave Gleeson Catches Covid

The Angels have been forced to postpone two shows this weekend after singer Dave Gleeson came down with Covid.

June 10, 2022
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The Aussie BBQ SummerStage from Central Park New York To Be Streamed Live

The Aussie BBQ SummerStage from New York, featuring Baker Boy, You Am I, Electric Fields, G Flip, Peking Duk and Haiku Hands, will be streamed live.

June 10, 2022
Ellen Foley
Ellen Foley Performed The Clash At Her New York Show

Ellen Foley promised to perform two Clash songs at her recent New York City show. She said upfront one of them was ‘Hitsville UK’. It turned out the other was ‘Torchlight’ and it was equally hers as theirs.

June 10, 2022
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Anthony Albanese and Jacinda Ardern Gift Each Other Music

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese have been giving the gift of music to each other this week.

June 10, 2022
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Jimmy Barnes Releases New Rock Version Of ‘I Gotcha’

Jimmy Barnes has reconstructed his 1991 Joe Tex cover ‘I Gotcha’ with the 2022 edition sounding more Aerosmith than the Tex original.

June 10, 2022
The Rolling Stones Play The Beatles In Liverpool

The Rolling Stones paid tribute to The Beatles in their hometown Liverpool performing the Lennon-McCartney song ‘I Wanna Be Your Man’.It was the first Stones show in Liver since 1971, 51 years ago.

June 10, 2022
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Andrea Bocelli To Perform In Australia In October and November

Legendary Tuscan tenor Andrea Bocelli will perform in Australia in October and November.

June 10, 2022
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Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp Pay Homage To Hedy Lamarr On New Album ‘18’

When Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp release their album ‘18’ in July, one of the new Johnny Depp songs pays homage to screen legend Hedy Lamarr, but there was a lot more to Hedy Lamarr than just his screen presence.

June 9, 2022
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Tenacious D Honor The Who For Charity Single

Tenacious D have paid tribute to The Who with a medley of 'Tommy' hits for charity.

June 9, 2022
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Green Day Receive Kerrang Icon Award

KERRANG!, the world’s greatest global alternative culture and music brand has today unveiled that one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time, Green Day, will receive the prestigious Kerrang! Icon award for 2022.

June 9, 2022
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Morrissey To Play UK Dates

Morrissey has stunned fans by announcing a string of UK concert dates for later this year. On his website, Morrissey Central, the shows were confirmed to be taking place later this year.

June 9, 2022
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My Interview With Sun Records Founder Sam Phillips

In 2001 I had the pleasure of interview Sam Phillips, the founder of Memphis Record label Sun Records. Sam produced the first records by Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, and Howlin' Wolf.

June 9, 2022