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Green Day’s American Idiot Plays Australia January to April

Green Day’s American Idiot musical will travel Australia from January 2018.

October 1, 2017
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Wary of Burn-Out

Metallica's Lars Ulrich worries about members of the group potentially burning themselves out.

October 1, 2017
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Responds For ‘Taking A Knee’

The continuing dividing of the United States was played out for the world over the last week with many Americans taking sides over the recent trend of sports stars and, now, musicians "taking a knee" in protest of inequality.

October 1, 2017
Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Billy Ray and Miley Cyrus Sing A Song Together

Miley Cyrus returned to her hometown, Nashville, Tennessee, for a rocking album release party on Friday (29Sep17) with family and friends.

October 1, 2017
Scooter Braun Was Advised To Dump Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber's 18-month run of bad behaviour and legal trouble was far worse than fans realised, according to the singer's longtime manager and mentor Scooter Braun.

October 1, 2017
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The Killers Make Political Statement Via Midnight Oil Song At AFL Grand Final

Australia’s favourite homophobe ex-PM was yelling at clouds over Macklemore this week telling the world sports shouldn’t be political and totally missed the slap down from The Killers going full-tilt political with a cover of Midnight Oil’s Forgotten Years.

September 30, 2017
A Tribute To Dan Fogelberg
A Tribute To Dan Fogelberg Gathers Garth Brooks and Eagles

Eagles and Garth Brooks are some of the acts paying tribute to Dan Fogelberg on ‘A Tribute To Dan Fogelberg’.

September 30, 2017
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie To Judge American Idol

Country star Luke Bryan and his "hero" Lionel Richie have officially signed on to join Katy Perry as judges on the American Idol reboot.

September 30, 2017
Elton John Concert
Elton John Announces His Diamonds Collection

Elton John has announcd the forthcoming release of Diamonds. Released on November 10th through UMe, Diamonds is the ultimate greatest hits collection from Elton John and will be available on 1CD, 2CD, 3CD limited edition boxset, 2LP heavy-weight gatefold vinyl and digital formats.

September 30, 2017
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Glenn Hughes Has Commenced His Classic Deep Purple Live World Tour In Australia

Former Deep Purple guitarist Glenn Hughes is performing a complete set of songs from his classic rock band for the first time ever in Australia.

September 29, 2017
Tony Abbott Is Macklemore’s Best Music Publicist

Former Australian Prime Minister the ousted Tony Abbott may very well be Australia’s best music publicist. He is certainly doing a great job for Macklemore sales. The extreme right-winged politician is responsible for Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ 5-year old gay anthem ‘Same Love’ leaping back to no 1 in Australia.

September 29, 2017
Foo Fighters Concrete and Gold
Foo Fighters Slam In Top Spot, Solo Nic Cester and New Velvet Addiction At Noise11 iHeartRadio

Foo Fighters open this week’s iHeartRadio Music News, powered by with a record breaking debut for 2017 on this week’s charts around the world.

September 29, 2017
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Expected To Be Announced For Super Bowl 2018

Justin Timberlake is reportedly poised to headline the 2018 Super Bowl halftime show, 13 years after he became caught up in Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe controversy.

September 29, 2017
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Cher’s Life To Be Turned Into A Musical

A musical based on Cher's life will open in Chicago, Illinois before its Broadway debut next year (2018).

September 29, 2017
The Smithereens
Smithereens Cancel Shows After Pat Dinizio Injury

Pat Dinizio, the singer and rhythm guitarist of The Smithereens, has been injured in a fall forcing the band to cancel one and possibly more shows.

September 29, 2017
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Steven Tyler Suffered Seizure After Show

Steven Tyler reportedly suffered a seizure shortly after Aerosmith's gig in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Monday night (September 25).

September 29, 2017
Yes Topographic Drama
Yes To Release Topographic Drama Live Album

Newly minted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members Yes seem to be giving the Grateful Dead a run for the money for the title of classic artist with the most live albums.

September 29, 2017
Uriah Heep Raging Through The Silence
Uriah Heep To Release 1989 Show

Uriah Heep has announced the release of a 2CD/1DVD package of their 20th Anniversary show in 1989, which has only been available on VHS previously. This remastered release is now available on Download and as 2 CDs and 1 DVD in all new packaging.

September 29, 2017
The Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers Live
New Music Releases For 29 September 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: Shania Twain, Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus, Rick Price and Jack Jones, Hurts, David Gilmour (live), Robin Schulz, Jamie Lawson, David Crosby, Propagandhi, Benny Andersson, Lucinda Williams, Pearl Jam (live), Rolling Stones (live) and Kitty, Daisy & Lewis.

September 28, 2017
Eddie Money
Eddie Money Scores His Own Reality Show

AXS TV has greenlit a new 10-episode reality series, Real Money, which will follow the daily lives of multi-platinum rock legend Eddie Money and his family.

September 28, 2017
Australia’s Homophobe Ex-PM Homophobia Puts His Foot In His Mouth Over Macklemore

Failed Australian politician Tony Abbott has once again put his foot in his mouth with silly statements suggesting US rapper Macklemore should be banned from performing his no 1 hit ‘Same Love’ at the Grand Final in Sydney on Sunday.

September 28, 2017
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Stalker Committed

Taylor Swift's alleged stalker has been committed to a psychiatric facility after being deemed unfit to stand trial.

September 28, 2017
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith Pull US Dates Following Steven Tyler Illness

Aerosmith have cancelled their remaining tour dates as frontman Steven Tyler battles "unexpected medical issues".

September 28, 2017
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Madonna Adds Comedian To Her Resumé

Amy Schumer surprised the audience at a New York comedy club by bringing out Madonna for a stand-up routine on Tuesday night (September 26).

September 28, 2017
Future Cancels Australian Tour After Friend’s Death

Future has cancelled the rest of his Australian tour following the death of one of his close friends.

September 28, 2017
Marc Anthony
Marc Anthony Slams Trumps Obsession With Himself

Marc Anthony has blasted President Donald Trump for focusing on the players of the NFL instead of the hurricane devastation caused in Puerto Rico.

September 28, 2017
TLC Postpone European Tour

TLC have postponed their European tour due to Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins' neck injury.

September 28, 2017
Alicia Keys: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Alicia Keys Joins Stella McCartney’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Alicia Keys has been tapped as the face of Stella McCartney's new breast cancer awareness campaign.

September 27, 2017
The Doors Strange Days
The Doors ‘Strange Days’ To Be Released On Mono CD

Rhino Records will release a special 50th anniversary edition of the Doors' Strange Days that will included the mono mix of the album.

September 27, 2017
The Regents
R.I.P. Guy Villari of The Regents 1942-2017

A lot of people think that Barbara Ann was created by the Beach Boys but four years earlier, it was a number 13 hit for the Regents.

September 27, 2017