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Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Song Creates A First Day Streaming Record

Taylor Swift's new song Look What You Made Me Do has broken all of Spotify's first-day streaming records.

August 29, 2017
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Talks Up Mental Health Awareness Following Death Of Chester Bennington

Jay-Z has urged fans to tackle mental health issues head-on following the tragic death of his former collaborator Chester Bennington.

August 29, 2017
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Photo, Noise11
Court Stops Lynyrd Skynyrd Documentary

A documentary on the plane crash that killed members of Lynyrd Skynyrd has been blocked by a U.S. District Court judge, not because it was unauthorized but because of the involvement of a former member of the band.

August 29, 2017
John Lee Hooker
John Lee Hooker 100th Birthday Box Coming

Craft Recordings, the Catalog division of Concord Bicycle Music, has announced the release of King Of The Boogie, a career-spanning retrospective, honoring blues icon John Lee Hooker. Due out September 29th, the five-CD set delves deep into the catalog of the influential artist, featuring not only his iconic hits, but also rarities, live recordings and several previously unreleased tracks.

August 29, 2017
Olivia Newton-John - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Olivia Newton-John Returns To The Stage

Olivia Newton-John returned to the stage on Thursday night (August 24) in Evansville, IN, her first since April 14 when she revealed that her breast cancer had returned.

August 29, 2017
ZZ Top, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ZZ Top Release Statement About Hometown Houston Flood

ZZ Top have articulated about the Houston flood disaster in ways the American president has been incapable of describing.

August 29, 2017
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Reveal Sydney Gizzfest Line-up

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard will perform Gizzfest in Sydney. The band has revealed its Sydney guests.

August 29, 2017
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting To Be Honored At The Smithsonian

Two music powerhouses come together Friday, September 8, for an unprecedented event at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

August 28, 2017
Chris Barron Angels and One Armed Jugglers
Spin Doctors’ Chris Barron Releases Solo Album

The zeitgeist is a moving target — and Chris Barron has always been a crack shot.

August 28, 2017
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Johnson Joins Muse For AC/DC Classic At Reading

Muse fans were treated to an AC/DC classic from the voice who sang it, Brian Johnson, at Reading on Sunday night.

August 28, 2017
Kendrick Lamar
2017 MTV VMA Winners and Performances Complete List

Kendrick Lamar won the Video of the Year Award at the MTV VMA's. Rod Stewart performed with DNCE and Taylor Swift premiered her new video.

August 28, 2017
Busby Marou - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Busby Marou To Perform Charity Show For Full Stop Foundation

Busby Marou will perform a show to raise funds for the Full Stop Foundation.

August 28, 2017
Dr Miles Gregory at the Shakespeare Gardens Pop Up Globe Announcement. The Pop Up Globe starts in September 2017 at the Myer Music Bowl. Photo by Ros OGorman
Shakespeare’s Pop-Up Globe Crowned With Spectacular Onion Dome

Shakespeare’s Pop-up Globe Theatre in at Melbourne’s Sidney Myer Music Bowl received its crown jewel this morning … the spectacular Onion Dome.

August 28, 2017
Queenscliff Music Festival line-up
Queenscliff Music Festival Adds Its Comedy Line-up

The Queenscliff Music Festival has made its fourth line-up announcement with its comedy schedule now added to the music events.

August 28, 2017
Gang of Youths Go Farther Into Lightness
ARIA Charts: Gang Of Youths Have The No 1 Album

The second studio album for local indie-rock group Gang of Youths entitled "Go Farther in Lightness" becomes the five-piece from Sydney's first No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

August 28, 2017
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Australian Charts: Pink Stays A Second Week At No 1

For the first time in over four years, a Pink song has stayed at No.1 in Australia for a second week, as her latest track "What About Us" retains its hold at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with competition debuting at No.2 in the form of a new Justin Bieber track.

August 28, 2017
Government Issues Warning Against Scam Ticket Site Viagogo

Matt Kean, the New South Wales government Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, has issued a warning against scam ticketing reseller Viagogo.

August 27, 2017
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Named MTV Hottest Summer Superstar

Lady Gaga has beaten her rivals to be named MTV's Hottest Summer Superstar 2017.

August 27, 2017
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyoncé Fans Accuse Taylor Swift Of Ripping Off Their Idol

Beyonce's fans have criticised Taylor Swift, claiming she ripped off the singer's style in her new video.

August 27, 2017
Jack Tempchin
Glenn Frey Co-Writer Jack Tempchin Releases Album of His Famous Songs

Jack Tempchin’s credits include Eagles ‘Peaceful Easy Feeling’ and ‘Already Gone’, Rita Coolidge’s ‘Slow Dancer’ and a stack of solo songs for Glenn Frey. Jack is reclaiming the songs on his own album ‘Peaceful Easy Feeling’.

August 26, 2017
Yardbirds 68
Jimmy Page To Release Rare 60s Yardbirds Recordings

Led Zep legend Jimmy Page will release an album of rare Yardbirds recordings from 1968 on his Jimmy Page Records label in November.

August 26, 2017
Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Josh Homme Signs Up For Kids TV Show

Queens of the Stone Age rocker Josh Homme is the latest celebrity to sign up for CBeebies show Bedtime Stories.

August 26, 2017
Rick Price and Jack Jones California Dreaming
Rick Price and Jack Jones Cover American Classics With ‘California Dreaming’

Rick Price and Jack Jones have teamed up for a stunning homage to American classics for the album ‘California Dreaming’.

August 25, 2017
The Village People performed at The Palais theatre in St Kilda on Thursday 25 May 2017. Photo by Ros OGorman
More Shit Hits The Fan After Victor Willis’ Village People Australian Interview

One time Village People singer Victor Willis has jumped into a slanging match with Australian promoter Duane McDonald following an article by Cameron Adams in the Herald Sun.

August 25, 2017
Super Cruel
Super Cruel Remix Major Lazer

Australian duo Super Cruel have remixed Major Lazer’s ‘Know No Better’.

August 25, 2017
Jay Thomas with Ted Danson in Cheers
R.I.P. Jay Thomas 1948-2017

Actor and radio star Jay Thomas has died after a battle with cancer at the age of 69.

August 25, 2017
Meghan Trainor, music news
Meghan Trainor Orders Marriage Equality ‘No’ Campaigners To Remove Her image

Singer Meghan Trainor is demanding the removal of her image from anti-marriage equality advertisements in Australia, because the campaign goes against everything she stands for.

August 25, 2017
Chester Bennington Linkin Park. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chester Bennington’s Ex-Wife Calls His Funeral ‘Disgusting’

Chester Bennington's first wife was left disgusted by his funeral, accusing his widow and others of capitalising on his death.

August 25, 2017
Neil Finn photo by Ros O'Gorman
Watch Neil Finn Record His New Album TODAY

Neil Finn will record his next album ‘Out of Silence’ this afternoon at 5 pm (East Coast Australia time) and you can watch him do it live.

August 25, 2017
Pnau Slipped A New Song Out Overnight

Pnau have released a video for their new song ‘Into The Sky’.

August 25, 2017