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R.I.P. Attrell ‘Prince Be’ Cordes of P.M. Dawn

Attrell ‘Prince Be’ Cordes of P.M. Dawn has died from kidney disease at the age of 46.

June 18, 2016
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Rick Astley Scores First UK No 1 In 29 Years

Singer Rick Astley has made up the ground and officially scored his first number 1 album since 1987.

June 18, 2016
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Meat Loaf Recovering After Collapse, Now Explain The Ghost Vocal

Meat Loaf is recovering in a Canadian hospital after collapsing during a show in Edmonton on Thursday night.

June 18, 2016
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Deep Purple Drummer Ian Paice Suffers Mini-Stroke

Deep Purple founder and drummer Ian Paice has revealed that the band cancelled show earlier this week after he suffered a mini-stroke.

June 18, 2016
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The Beatles ‘Love’ Now On iTunes With Bonus Tracks

On June 17 at 12:01 AM local time, The Beatles' award-winning Love album will become available for streaming worldwide.

June 17, 2016
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US Senate Candidate Steven Machat Calls For Tougher Gun Control

US Senate candidate and music producer Steven Machat has called for tighter gun control in the lead-up to the US elections.

June 17, 2016
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Ben Harper and Peter Garrett In Queenscliff Music Festival First Announcement

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals and Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos are in the first artist announcement for the Queenscliff Music Festival for 2016.

June 17, 2016
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Meat Loaf Collapses During Canadian Show

Meat Loaf was rushed to hospital today after collapsing on stage in Canada during a show in Edmonton.

June 17, 2016
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Cheap Greatest Hits Albums Flood Australia’s iTunes Chart

New music is struggling to grab a presence on the iTunes album chart in Australia today with a flood of cheap best of’s taking up one-third of the Top 30.

June 17, 2016
Richard Marx played Melbourne on Saturday 11 June 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Richard Marx Puts Ignorant Gun Tooting Fan Back In His Place

Richard Marx has exchanged words with an ignorant, gun tooting fan who accused the singer of being “holier than thou about my rights to own a gun”.

June 17, 2016
A Day On The Green Brings Aussie All-Stars To Armidale and Mudgee

A Day On The Green is expanding its line-up and heading to Armidale and Mudgee in October with 12 acts on each show.

June 17, 2016
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Tears For Fears To Release First Album In 13 Years In 2017

Tears For Fears have been working on a new album for release in 2017.

June 17, 2016
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Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Finally On CD

Radiohead’s ninth album ‘A Man Shaped Pool’ was released on CD and vinyl today.

June 17, 2016
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Neko Case Tells All About case/lang/veirs At Noise11 iHeartRadio

Neko Case is the special guest at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week as ‘case/lang/veirs’, her album with kd lang and Laura Veirs is released worldwide.

June 17, 2016
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Red Hot Chili Peppers Debut ‘Dark Necessities’ #VIDEO

Red Hot Chili Peppers release their eleventh studio album, The Getaway today as well as the video to go along with 'Dark Necessities'.

June 17, 2016
Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt Suffers Heart Attack In Turkey

Status Quo's Rick Parfitt has suffered a suspected heart attack after a show in Turkey.

June 17, 2016
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Melissa Etheridge Releases Tribute Song For Orlando Shooting Victims

Singer Melissa Etheridge has paid tribute to the victims of last weekend's nightclub massacre in Orlando, Florida by writing a new song about the tragedy.

June 17, 2016
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Elvis Presley Final Recordings Compiled For ‘Way Down In The Jungle Room’

RCA Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Way Down In The Jungle Room, a definitive new 2-CD collection of Elvis Presley's last studio recordings, on Friday, August 5.

June 17, 2016
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New Music Releases For 17 June 2016

Red Hot Chili Peppers, case/lang/veirs, Bob Evans, Jake Bugg, Mumford & Sons (EP), and the new So Fresh comp and Finding Dory soundtrack lead the week's new music releases.

June 17, 2016
Darren Hayes photo by Ros O'Gorman
Darren Hayes Articulates For Malcolm Turnbull Average Australian’s Attitude To Plebiscite

Australian singer songwriter Darren Hayes has written a pointed, articulate letter to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull about the taxpayer wasting plebiscite ahead of the Federal election.

June 16, 2016
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Cliff Richard Cleared Of All Sex Abuse Charges

Cliff Richards has been cleared of all sexual abuse charges with the Crown Prosecution Service saying the case has been “carefully reviewed” and there is “insufficient evidence to prosecute”.

June 16, 2016
Gyan To Take Her Crowdfunded ‘This Girls In Love’ On The Road

Gyan will return to live performance to perform songs from her recent album ‘This Girl’s In Love’ on a national tour.

June 16, 2016
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Patrick Roberts Set To Debut Legacy At Melbourne Forum Show

Violinist Patrick Roberts has finished recording his new song ‘Legacy’ and is preparing to debut the song live in his hometown Melbourne at the Forum in July.

June 16, 2016
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Grace Sewell Pops In To See Daryl Hall

Brisbane singer Grace Sewell dropped by Daryl Hall’s house recently for an episode of Live From Daryl’s House.

June 16, 2016
Jimmy Barnes performs at the Palais in St Kilda Melbourne on Saturday 18 July 2015 as part of the Flesh and Wood Tour 2015.
Australian Artists Speak Up For Australian Music At Australian Election

Jimmy Barnes, Katie Noonan and Josh Pyke are just a few Australian Music names who have raised their voices ahead of the Australian election for governments to support the Australian Music Industry.

June 16, 2016
Rick Astley, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Rick Astley May Very Well Score Another UK No 1

Rick Astley has been part of internet jokes for almost five years with the infamous "Rickrolling" where a link is placed on a post or story talking about some fabulous item or fact which just leads to the video of Astley singing his hit Never Gonna Give You Up.

June 16, 2016
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Bob Dylan Performs ‘Freebird’ In Concert

Bob Dylan obliged one obnoxious fan at his LA show this week by playing Lynyrd Skynyrd's cult classic 'Freebird'.

June 16, 2016
Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Duran Duran Perform For BBC Music Day #SETLIST

We're here at the Eden Project to watch Duran Duran's contribution to BBC Music Day.

June 16, 2016
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Beyonce and Paul McCartney Honour Orlando Victims

Beyonce and Paul McCartney paid tribute to victims of the Orlando shooting during their concerts on Tuesday night.

June 16, 2016
Brian Wilson performs Pet Sounds at the Palais in St Kilda on Sunday 3 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Wilson Wishes He Never Took Drugs

Brian Wilson wishes he had never experimented with drugs.

June 16, 2016