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Rolling Stones Blues
The Rolling Stones Album Is Titled ‘Blue and Lonesome’

More information of the Rolling Stones upcoming blues album is unravelling ahead of the official reveal at midnight tonight (EDST Australia) and 9am New York time (6 October).

October 6, 2016
Quincy Jones Michael Jackson Rod Temperton
R.I.P. Rod Temperton Composer of Thriller 1947-2016

Songwriter and producer Rod Temperton, best known for writing ‘Thriller’ for Michael Jackson, has died in London at age 68.

October 6, 2016
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Green Day Revolution Radio Tour To Sweep Through Australia and New Zealand

Green Day will bring their ‘Revolution Radio’ tour to Australia and New Zealand in April and May.

October 6, 2016
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Bon Jovi Announce First Dates For 2017 Tour

Jon Bon Jovi told Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday that he saw how happy his band was while playing a recent small venue show that he knew he had to go back out on the road.

October 6, 2016
Bros To Reform For First Shows Since 1989

Matt and Luke Goss will reform Bros for shows in 2017.

October 5, 2016
Australia Gets New Online Vinyl Store FinestVinyl

FinestVinyl Australia, a sister company to Germany’s, has started operating online.

October 5, 2016
Noah Earp
Melbourne’s Noah Earp Uses Hometown Backdrop For New Video

Melbourne singer-songwriter Noah Earp has made a home-made video using his hometown environment for his new song ‘The Raw and the Cooked’.

October 5, 2016
Rolling Stones Blues
The Rolling Stones To Release New Blues Album TOMORROW/Thursday?

The Rolling Stones have posted a cryptic video teasing the possible new blues album as early as tomorrow (Thursday October 6).

October 5, 2016
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Flume Leads ARIA Awards 2016 Nominations

The 2016 ARIA Music Awards nominations have been announced with three times ARIA winner Flume leading nominations with 11 nods.

October 5, 2016
Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen
Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen Added To Port Fairy Folk Festival

Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen will perform at the Port Fairy Folk Festival in March 2017.

October 5, 2016
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Trent Reznor Is Writing Music For Next Mark Wahlberg Movie

Musician Trent Reznor and his songwriting partner Atticus Ross are to compose the score for Mark Wahlberg's movie Patriots Day.

October 5, 2016
Beware of Darkness
Beware of Darkness Have A Muthafucka Of A New Video

Santa Barbara’s Beware of Darkness have released an explosive video for ‘Muthafucka’.

October 5, 2016
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Peter Noble Harpoons White Whale Neil Young For Bluesfest

Bluesfest boss Peter Noble has finally cross Neil Young off his bucket list for Bluesfest. Neil Young + Promise of the Real will headline Bluesfest 2017.

October 5, 2016
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Dolly Parton To Receive Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award

Dolly Parton has been selected as the 2016 recipient of the CMA's Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award.

October 5, 2016
Steve Earle Guitar Town
Steve Earle ‘Guitar Town’ Expanded For 30th Anniversary

Steve Earle's classic 'Guitar Town' will have a make-over for its 30th anniversary and he will do shows to play the album in full.

October 5, 2016
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The Rolling Stones Perform Mixed Emotions For First Time Since 1990

The Rolling Stones performed a private show in Las Vegas on Monday with a special addition to the setlist…’Mixed Emotions’ for the first time in 26 years.

October 4, 2016
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Australian Crawl To Release Vinyl Box Including US Semantics

All things Australian Crawl will soon be reissued as the seven album vinyl collection appropriately titled ‘The Album Collection’.

October 4, 2016
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Melbourne Music Week Reveals 2016 Program

Melbourne Music Week has announced its nine-day program for November and it is pretty bloody impressive.

October 4, 2016
So Frenchy So Chic
So Frenchy So Chic Returns For 2017

So Frenchy So Chic, the annual day of French music, food and wine, will return to Sydney and Melbourne in January.

October 4, 2016
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Robbie Williams Tells Graham Norton Why He Feared Becoming A Father

Robbie Williams appeared on the Graham Norton Show this week and shared personal stories about becoming a father.

October 4, 2016
Dan Sultan photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dan Sultan Reveals New Song ‘Magnetic’

Dan Sultan has teased his upcoming album with a stunning video that was two months in the making.

October 4, 2016
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Just Check Out This Roger Waters Setlist

Roger Waters put on a free show for 200,000 people on Saturday night at the Plaza de la Constitucion in Mexico City, Mexico and, if this was a rehearsal for his Desert Trip Festival this coming Sunday, those high ticket prices just may be worth it.

October 4, 2016
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Sharon Jones Cancels White House Appearance Due To Illness

The great Sharon Jones has had to cancel her Monday appearance at the White House after coming down with pneumonia.

October 4, 2016
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John Legend Has Theatre Named After Him

Musician John Legend is set to perform in his hometown of Springfield, Ohio at the opening of a theatre named in his honour.

October 4, 2016
Justin Bieber Is Touring Martin Garrix Is Supporting

Justin Bieber will head back to Australia and New Zealand for shows in March 2017.

October 4, 2016
Tim Buckley Wings
Tim Buckley Is Getting A Singles Collection Make-Over

While contemporary audiences are more familiar with his son, the late Jeff Buckley, Tim Buckley was as an influential musician, if not more so, as his own famous son.

October 4, 2016
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Lady Gaga To Launch New Album In Dive Bars

Lady Gaga will hit a series of dive bars across America to launch her new album Joanne.

October 3, 2016
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Toni Braxton Released From Hospital

Toni Braxton is relaxing at home after a weekend stay in the hospital.

October 3, 2016
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Britney Spears Plays Down Justin Timberlake Duet

Britney Spears has played down rumours she might duet with ex-boyfriend Justin Timberlake.

October 3, 2016
Nils Lofgren
Nils Lofgren Forced Off The Road Due To Unexpected Surgery

Late last year, Nils Lofgren released his live album UK2015 Face the Music Tour and planned on going out in January to promote the new set but Bruce Springsteen had bigger plans, going out himself to promote the deluxe version of his 1980 album The River with the E-Street Band in tow.

October 3, 2016