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The Weeknd
The Weeknd In Talks To Replace Kanye West At Coachella

The Weeknd is reportedly in talks to replace Kanye West as a headliner at Coachella.

April 7, 2022
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Joy Division And The Smiths Memorabilia Added To Museum

Memorabilia belonging to members of Joy Division, New Order, The Smiths and more will go on display at Manchester's new British Pop Archive.

April 7, 2022
Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jack White Is Searching For Something Different

Apple Music’s Zane Lowe travels to Third Man Records in Detroit for an extensive conversation with Jack White ahead of the release of his two new upcoming albums, ‘Fear of the Dawn’ and ‘Entering Heaven Alive’.

April 7, 2022
Pistols Trailer Debuts And John Lydon Isn’t Happy

The first trailer for the Danny Boyle Sex Pistols series ‘Pistols’ is here.

April 6, 2022
Nile Rodgers and Chic Rod Laver Arena on Sunday 8 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fender To Release A Nile Rodgers Stratocaster

Fender will release a Nile Rodgers ‘Hitmaker’ Stratocaster honoring the instrument Rodgers played on hits by David Bowie, Diana Ross, Madonna, Daft Punk, Duran Duran, The B-52's, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Daddy Yankee, Robert Plant / The Honeydrippers, Jeff Beck, The Vaughan Brothers, Lady Gaga, Sister Sledge, INXS, Sam Smith and many more.

April 6, 2022
James Reyne
James Reyne Is Heading Out On The Songs of Beaches Tour

James Reyne has christened his next tour ‘Songs Of Beaches’ as he head out on tour marking what is the 40th anniversary of the third Australian Crawl album ‘Sons of Beaches’.

April 6, 2022
Engelbert Humperdinck performs at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Thursday 29 October 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Engelbert Humperdinck Has a No1 Hit In The USA With ‘A Man Without Love’ On The Day He Gets The MBE From Princess Anne

Music legend Engelbert Humperdinck has the number one song in the USA on Shazam’s Pop chart with his 54-year old hit ‘A Man Without Love’.

April 6, 2022
Robert Lamm. Photo by Ros O’Gorman
Chicago’s Saturday In The Park Featured In This Is Us

The Chicago classic ‘Saturday In The Park’ is featured in the final season of ‘This Is Us’.

April 6, 2022
Bobby Rydell
R.I.P. 60’s Teen Idol Bobby Rydell At 79

60’s Teen Idol Bobby Rydell has died at the age of 79 from pneumonia.

April 6, 2022
James Hetfield of Metallica photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Donate $500000 To Ukraine

Metallica has pledged $500,000 to helping Ukrainian refugees.

April 6, 2022
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul McCartney’s Childhood Home Is Being Made Available To Songwriters

Sir Paul McCartney's childhood home in Liverpool is opening its doors to aspiring musicians.

April 6, 2022
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Mick Jagger Is Looking Forward To Playing London Again

Joining Simon Mayo on Greatest Hits Radio this week was the one and only Mick Jagger who was in to speak about his new solo track Strange Game from upcoming Apple TV+ series, Slow Horses.

April 6, 2022
Rob Halford of Judas Priest at Download Melbourne 2019 photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Judas Priest Cancel Massachusetts Show Due To Illness

Judas Priest cancelled their concert in Massachusetts at the last minute on Monday night (04.04.22), due to "non-COVID related illness".

April 6, 2022
Nirvana Nevermind 30th anniversary edition
Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ To Be Performed Live In Australia

Empire Touring has put together an Australian supergroup featuring members of Magic Dirt, The Superjesus, Even, Screamfeeder and Shihad to a performance of the complete Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ album.

April 5, 2022
George Harrison All Things Must Pass Uber edition
Olivia Harrison On Winning First Grammy For George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass’

It has taken 50 years for the George Harrison masterpiece ‘All Things Must Pass’ to win a Grammy Award.

April 5, 2022
The Wanted, Noise11, Music, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Wanted Greatest Hits Re-Enters British Chart After Death Of Tom Parker

The Wanted’s Most Wanted: The Greatest Hits (9) could return to the Top 10 following the tragic death of member Tom Parker, who passed away aged 33 last week. Upon its original release in 2021, Most Wanted reached Number 8 to became the group’s fourth UK Top 10 album, succeeding 2010’s The Wanted (4), 2011 record Battleground (5) and 2013 release Word of Mouth (9).

April 5, 2022
Red Hot Chilli Peppers Big Day Out Showgrounds Melbourne Australia Jan 26th 2013 photo by Ros O'Gorman
UK Charts: Red Hot Chili Peppers On Track For Number One

Unlimited Love is on track become Red Hot Chili Peppers’ fifth UK Number 1 album this week as it outsells its closest competition by almost 8:1.

April 5, 2022
Kanye West photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Drops Out Of Coachella

Kanye West has reportedly cancelled his upcoming gigs at Coachella.

April 5, 2022
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl’s Daughter Performed At MusiCares Person of The Year Event

Dave Grohl's 15-year-old daughter Violet sang at the MusiCares Person of the Year event on Friday.

April 5, 2022
Glass Animals
Glass Animals Missed Grammy Awards Because Dave Bayley Has Covid

Glass Animals were forced to skip the 2022 Grammy Awards after frontman Dave Bayley contracted Covid-19.

April 5, 2022
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Ariana Grande Skipped Grammy Awards

Ariana Grande announced she wasn't attending the 2022 Grammy Awards hours before the show began on Sunday.

April 5, 2022
Noel Gallagher photo by Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher Says Harry Styles Makes “Worthless Music”

Noel Gallagher has once again taken aim at Harry Styles and his "worthless" music.

April 5, 2022
Halsey Leaves Grammy Awards Early Due To Sickness

Halsey left the 2022 Grammy Awards early on Sunday as she was "not feeling super well".

April 5, 2022
Phil Jamieson of Grinspoon
Phil Jamieson Called In Favours Around Melbourne For His ‘Somebody Else’ Filming Locations

When it came to making a video for his debut solo record ‘Somebody Else’, Phil Jamieson of Grinspoon recruited director Arlo Cook and then called in favours with his Melbourne mates for filming locations.

April 4, 2022
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Fans, The Smile Premiere ‘Pana-vision’ Video

The Smile, the trio of Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead, with Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet, have premiered another new song ‘Pana-vision’ after the track was included in the finale to ‘Peaky Blinders’.

April 4, 2022
David McComb of The Triffids Documentary ‘Love In Bright Landscapes’ To Screen in May

The David McComb documentary Love In Bright Landscapes will open at cinemas in Sydney and Melbourne in May.

April 4, 2022
Prince at 11
Historical Footage of 11-Year Prince Found and Authenticated In Minneapolis

Footage of Prince as an 11-year old student has been found and authenticated by a television station in Minneapolis.

April 4, 2022
Rufus Du Sol
Australia’s Rüfüs du Sol Win First Grammy Award

Sydney’s Rüfüs du Sol have won their first Grammy Award after being nominated three times.

April 4, 2022
Taylor Hawkins Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Win Every Grammy They Were Nominated For

Foo Fighters won every Grammy Award they were nominated for at the 2022 Grammy Awards but where no present to collect.

April 4, 2022
Jon Batiste at Noise11
Grammy Awards 2022 The Complete Winners List

Jon Batiste has won Album of the Year at the 2022 Grammy Awards.Foo Fighters were another big winner and Australia's Rüfüs du Sol won a Grammy.

April 4, 2022