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Jimmy Barnes at Red Hot Summer Mornington 2019 photo
Jimmy Barnes To Headline Red Hot Summer 2024

Red Hot Summer is back for 2024 (well, and a little bit of 2023), with Jimmy Barnes as the Red Hot headliner once again.

May 21, 2023
Blur at Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros O'Gorman. music news,
Blur Overjoyed With First Album in Eight Years

Blur experienced "moments of utter joy" while recording their new album.

May 20, 2023
Sex Pistols Replica of ‘Anarchy In The UK’ To Be Released

The Sex Pistols are set to release a new 7” replica single of their iconic debut hit ‘Anarchy in the UK’.

May 20, 2023
Richard Clapton at the Palais 19 May 2023 photo by Bron Robinson
Richard Clapton Celebrates 50 Years at his 74th in Melbourne

Richard Clapton condensed 50 years of his music history into one two-and-a-half-hour show in Melbourne this week like he was some sort of magician.

May 20, 2023
Lewis Capaldi
Lewis Capaldi Had Prepared To Quit Music

Lewis Capaldi is prepared to quit music for the sake of his mental health.

May 19, 2023
Jessie J
Mums The Word for Jessie J

Jessie J is a new mum. Jessie took to her Instagram Stories on Friday to announce that she had welcomed a baby boy last week.

May 19, 2023
D A R K featuring Andy Rourke
Andy Rourke of The Smiths Dead At 59

Andy Rourke, bass player for The Smiths, has died from pancreatic cancer.

May 19, 2023
Ed Sheeran, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ARIA Album Chart Report 19 May 2023

- (subtract) for Ed Sheeran remains at No.1 in Australia for a second week, becoming his longest running chart-topping album this decade.

May 19, 2023
James Reyne
Oops, James Reyne Broke An Ankle and Rib and Reschedules Way Out West Tour

Ouch, James Reyne has “had a little accident, nothing too series” (as Icehouse would say) and dates for the Way Out West tour with Ella Hooper have had to be rescheduled.

May 19, 2023
Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny
James Mangold Talks ‘Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny’

With the final Harrison Ford instalment of the Indiana Jones franchise premiering on June 30, director James Mangold has shared his thoughts on the making of the movie.

May 19, 2023
Olivia Grace and Gratitude
Miranda Young Tells The Olivia Newton-John Story Through Livvy’s Friends and Family

In August 2022 when news broke of the passing of Olivia Newton-John, Melbourne music and media matriarch Miranda Young set about to tell the Livvy story from her friends and family point of view.

May 19, 2023
Ghost Release 5-Track Covers EP ‘Phantomine’

The 5-track Ghost E.P. ‘Phantomine’ has been released with Ghost takes on songs by Genesis, The Stranglers, Tina Turner, Television and Iron Maiden.

May 19, 2023
Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel Plays His First i/o Show in Poland And The Setlist Is Here

Peter Gabriel has kicked off the first of his i/o world tour shows in Poland with a setlist weighted to the next album ‘i/o’.

May 19, 2023
Taylor Hawkins Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Dedicate New Album To Taylor Hawkins and Virginia Grohl

Foo Fighters' upcoming album is dedicated to their late drummer Taylor Hawkins, and Dave Grohl’s late mother Virginia Hanlon Grohl.

May 19, 2023
30 Seconds To Mars - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Thirty Seconds To Mars Reveal ‘It’s The End Of The World But It’s A Beautiful Day’ Album Details

Jared Leto has warned fans that Thirty Seconds to Mars' comeback album will be "surprising" to them.

May 19, 2023
Blur at Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros O'Gorman. music news,
Blur Release First Music In Eight Years ‘The Narcissist’

Blur will release their first album in 8 years, titled The Ballad of Darren and comprising 10 new tracks, on 21st July on Parlophone. First track ‘The Narcissist’ is out now.

May 19, 2023
Sting photo by Ros OGorman
Sting, Blondie, Charli XVX Receive Ivor Awards

The Ivors Academy has announced the winners of this year’s Ivor Novello Awards with Amazon Music at Grosvenor House, London, on Thursday 18th May.

May 19, 2023
Post Malone
Post Malone Planned ‘Austin’ As An Acoustic Album

Post Malone's new album 'Austin' was going to be a fully acoustic project.

May 18, 2023
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Premieres ‘Padam Padam’ Video

Kylie Minogue has released her racy new single, 'Padam Padam'.

May 18, 2023
My Friend The Chocolate Cake perform at the Recital Centre in Melbourne on 16 June 2017. Photo by Ros OGorman
David Bridie Has A New Spoken Word Track ‘Sympathetic Man’

David Bridie has previewed his next album "Its Been A While Since Our Last Correspondence" with the track ‘Sympathetic Man’, a spoken word piece.

May 18, 2023
Richard Clapton at Bakehouse photo by Ros O'Gorman
Happy 74th Birthday Richard Clapton

Australian rock legend Richard Clapton is 74 years old today (18 May 2023).

May 18, 2023
John Mellencamp - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Check Out John Mellencamp’s New Song ‘The Eyes of Portland’

John Mellencamp will release his 25th album ‘Orpheus Descending’ on June 16. Here’s another preview of what to expect with ‘The Eyes of Portland’.

May 18, 2023
Eric Clapton 24 Nights box
Eric Clapton Premieres ‘Knocking On Heaven’s Door’ From Extended ’24 Nights’

Eric Clapton has released a video for the rock version of ‘Knocking On Heaven’s Door’ from his upcoming expanded ’24 Nights’ live album.

May 18, 2023
Jason Singh Heavens Greatest Hits
Jason Singh To Take ‘Heaven’s Greatest Hits’ Around Australia

Jason Singh will tour his ‘Heaven’s Greatest Hits’ show around Australia in September, October and November 2023.

May 18, 2023
The Weeknd Dawn FM
Abel Tesfaye Has Had 28 Top 40 Singles So Get Used To The Name

Abel Tesfaye has had 28 Top 40 hits in Australia including a number one hit. Its time to work out who he really is.

May 18, 2023
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Release New Song ‘Under You’

Foo Fighters have treated fans to more new music with ‘Under You’ from the upcoming ‘But Here We Are’ album, coming June 2.

May 18, 2023
Hoodoo Gurus photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hoodoo Gurus To Kick Off A Night At The Barracks 2023 In Sydney

After a successful 2022, A Night At The Barracks will return to Sydney in September with Hoodoo Gurus headlining opening night.

May 18, 2023
Graham Nash photo taken just after the filmed Interview with on Monday 21 March 2016.
Graham Nash Premieres ‘A Better Life’ Ahead of ‘Now’ Album

Graham Nash has premiered the new video ‘A Better Life’ just days before his first studio album in seven years ‘Now’ is released on Friday.

May 17, 2023
Long Out of Print REM Albums ‘Around The Sun’ and ‘Collapse Into Now’ Set For Reissue

REM’s 2004 ‘Around The Sun’ and 2011 ‘Collapse Into Now’ will be reissued on vinyl on July 14.

May 17, 2023
The Rubens
The Rubens Premiere New Song ‘Pets and Drugs’

The Rubens has a new song ‘Pets and Drugs’ as a preview to a fifth album. The last album for The Rubens was ‘0202’ in 2021.

May 17, 2023