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Bjork, Photo: Ros O'Gorman music news
Bjork ‘Vulnicura’ Named Rough Trade Album Of The Year

Björk's eighth studio album Vulnicura is Rough Trade's Album of the Year, the record store and indie label has announced.

November 17, 2015
One Direction, Liam Payne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Payne Of One Direction Buys Harry Potter’s Flying Car

One Direction star Liam Payne paid six figures to become the owner of a flying car featured in 2002 film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

November 16, 2015
James, music news,
James Announce New Album and Tour

James have announced that their new album Girl At The End Of The World will be released on 18th March 2016 plus there is a major headline tour for 2016.

November 16, 2015
Motorhead France
Motorhead Told To Postpone Paris Show By French Authorities

Motorhead postponed their Sunday night show in Paris on the weekend after French police ordered the shut-down.

November 16, 2015
Kylie Minogue Christmas
Kylie Minogue And James Corden Cover Yazoo’s ‘Only You’ For Christmas

Kylie Minogue has teamed up with talk-show host James Corden for a Christmas-tinged cover of the Yazoo classic ‘Only You’.

November 16, 2015
Monique DiMattina, music news,
Monique DiMattina Postpones Melbourne Showcase

Monique DiMattina’s Melbourne showcase for ‘Everybody Loves Somebody’ has been delayed until February.

November 16, 2015
Rancid And Out Come The Wolves, music news,
Rancid ‘And Out Comes The Wolves’ Turns 20

Rancid will release a 20th anniversary edition of their punk classic ‘…And Out Come The Wolves’.

November 16, 2015
Russell Morris November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Russell Morris To Showcase Red Dirt Red Heart In Special Melbourne Show

Russell Morris has a hometown date set to showcase the ‘Red Dirt Red Heart’ album, the third part of his blues trilogy.

November 16, 2015
Imogen Clark, music news,
Imogen Clark Signs With Lost Highway

Australian country star Imogen Clark has signed with prestigious alt-Country label Lost Highway for the release of her debut album in 2016.

November 16, 2015
Eagles of Death Metal, music news,
Eagles Of Death Metal Crew Member Confirmed Dead In Paris Shooting

It has now been confirmed that the Eagles Of Death Metal merchandise seller has become the first Briton to die in the Paris terror attack.

November 16, 2015
Matchbox Twenty - image By Ros O'Gorman
Rob Thomas To Play A Day On The Green

Rob Thomas will return to Australia in 2016 for A Day On The Green and arena dates.

November 16, 2015
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay, Justin Bieber Honour Paris Victims At Weekend Shows

Coldplay and Justin Bieber remembered the victims of the Paris terror attacks during shows in Los Angeles on Friday night (13Nov15).

November 16, 2015
The Zombies, music news,
Watch New Music For The Zombies ‘Moving On’ VIDEO

Over the last eleven years, the Zombies doubled the number of albums they have put out over the previous 39 years.

November 16, 2015
Tom Petty
Tom Petty Reveals The Heartbreak In The Heartbreakers

Billboard has released excerpts from Tom Petty's must read biography detailing the singer's struggle with heroin abuse, being abused by his father, and heartbreak.

November 15, 2015
David Morgan of Three Dog Night
Three Dog Night Recruit David Morgan As New Member

Three Dog Night have announced that David Morgan will take over on vocals with the band. They recently lost founding member Cory Wells who died on October 20.

November 15, 2015
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Cancel Remaining European Tour Dates

The Foo Fighters have joined a number of other acts in canceling tour appearances in France and other areas of Europe in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks.

November 15, 2015
The Edge and Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Cancel Paris Show

U2 will not be playing in Paris tonight due to the terrorist attacks on Friday night.

November 15, 2015
ARIA Albums: Elvis Presley Has The No 1 Album In Australia Again

For the first time since early July, an album has managed to hold on for a second week at the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart, as this week the Elvis Presley set “If I Can Dream” with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra remains the biggest selling album in the country.

November 14, 2015
Adele 25, music news,
ARIA Singles: Adele ‘Hello’ Spends Third Week At No 1

Adele is spending a third week atop the ARIA Singles Chart with her song “Hello”, which three weeks ago debuted with Gold sales status, last week it went Platinum, and now this week it notches up 2x▲Platinum in sales, that’s over 140,000+ sold in just three weeks.

November 14, 2015
Eagles of Death Metal, music news,
100 Reported Dead At Eagles Of Death Metal Concert In Paris

Eagles of the Metal, the band performing at the Paris music venue Bataclan, when terrorists opened fire, have commented about the tragedy on their Facebook page.

November 14, 2015
Eagles of Death Metal, music news,
Paris Attack: 15 Confirmed Dead At Eagles Of Death Metal Concert In Paris

15 people have been shot dead at an Eagles of Death Metal concert in Paris as part of a terrorist attack that has swept the city. A further 100 have been taken hostage.

November 14, 2015
Train Christmas In Tahoe, music news,
Train Cover Slade For Christmas

Train have released a cover of Slade's Christmas song 'Merry Christmas Everybody'.

November 14, 2015
Phil Taylor
R.I. P. Motorhead Drummer Phil ‘Philthy Animal’ Taylor 1954-2015

Phil Taylor, the former drummer for Motorhead, died on Wednesday after a lengthy illness. He was 61.

November 14, 2015
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Makes UK Chart History

Ed Sheeran, one of the biggest artists in the world, has broken chart history. His 15 million-selling, second studio album ‘x’ has had the longest reign in the UK Top 10 Official Albums Chart for a British artist, ever, where it has now remained for 73 consecutive weeks.

November 14, 2015
Sopwith Camel Martin Beard
R.I.P. Martin Beard of Sopwith Camel Aged 68

Martin Beard, who played drums for the San Francisco rock band Sopwith Camel, died on Tuesday at the age of 68.

November 14, 2015
Prince Art Official Age
Prince Welcomes Critics

Prince embraces critics because he believes their harsh words mean they care about him.

November 14, 2015
The Libertines, music news,
The Libertines Launch Tea For Charity

The Libertines have commissioned some boxes of tea and they're raising money for Children In Need.

November 14, 2015
Liam Payne One Direction Photo By Ros O' Gorman
Liam Payne Says Zayn Malik Departure Was Good Timing

One Direction star Liam Payne is glad Zayn Malik quit before they wrote their new album as they would have been forced to start all over again.

November 14, 2015
Elvis Presley Spends Second Week On Top Of UK Chart

He may have only ever set foot in the UK fleetingly at Prestwick Airport – but Elvis mania is once again sweeping across the nation.

November 14, 2015
Paul McCartney with Newman
Paul McCartney Reveals Meaning Behind Classic Songs

Paul McCartney sits down with Billboard to reveal intimate details about The Beatles number one hits.

November 13, 2015