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M. Ward
M. Ward Has Two First Aid Kit Collaborations on New Album ‘supernatural thing’

M. Ward recruited Swedish duo First Aid Kit for two songs on his new album ‘supernatural thing’.

June 22, 2023
Sarah Snook
Sarah Snook Returns To The Stage For ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’

Succession star Australia’s Sarah Snook is heading back to theatre for the UK production of ‘A Picture of Dorian Gray’, starting 23 January 2024 in London.

June 22, 2023
Billy Idol 'Billy Idol (1982)
Billy Idol Expands His Debut Album

Billy Idol's debut self-titled album has been remastered and expanded.

June 22, 2023
Rod Stewart at Rod Laver Arena 14 March 2023 photo Bron Robinson
Rod Stewart Says He Isn’t Quitting Performing and Isn’t Quitting Ad Will Keep Playing The Hits

Rod Stewart has corrected media reports that took comments from a recent interview to mean that he would be retiring his hits after his current tour. Not true Rod says.

June 22, 2023
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey Announces World Tour To Mark 40th Anniversary

Morrissey has announced the '40 Years Of Morrissey' global tour.

June 22, 2023
Dr Dre To Receive First ASCAP Hip-Hop Icon Award

Dr. Dre is set to be bestowed with the first-ever Hip-Hop Icon Award at the ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Awards' Celebration of 50 Years of Hip-Hop.

June 22, 2023
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Thom Yorke Releases ‘Bending Hectic’ From The Smile

The Smile have their first new music for 2023 in ‘Bending Hectic’. The Smile is Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, and Tom Skinner.

June 21, 2023
Graham Parker photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Graham Parker Gets Novel With ‘Them Bugs’

Graham Parker has released his first novelty song. ‘Them Bugs’ is very odd new music from Graham and his first new music in five years.

June 21, 2023
Jarvis Cocker: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Check Out Jarvis Cocker ‘Dear Alien (Who Art In Heaven’

Jarvis Cocker has contributed new music to the new movie 'Asteroid City' by Wes Anderson.

June 21, 2023
Aerosmith Greatest Hits
Aerosmith To Release Carrier Spanning Greatest Hits

Aerosmith have a career spanning Greater Hits on the way ahead of their Peace Out final tour with The Black Crowes.

June 21, 2023
Billy Ocean by Bron Robinson
Billy Ocean Reunites Fans With Their 80s Memories In Melbourne #REVIEW

There was a time on radio in Australia in the mid to late 80s where you were never more than 60 minutes away from a Billy Ocean song.

June 21, 2023
Rose Tattoo play Palms Crown Casino on Friday 27 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Angry Anderson Anoints Next Rose Tattoo Tour ‘Southern Sons’

Rose Tattoo will head out again around Australia with the newly anointed ‘Southern Sons’ tour.

June 21, 2023
Mushroom 50 Years of Making Music_3_Photo by Georgia Roberts
Mushroom: 50 Years of Making Noise Opens At Melbourne Music Vault

The Melbourne Music Vault at Arts Centre Melbourne has opened its new centrepiece ‘Mushroom: 50 Years of Making Noise’.

June 21, 2023
Taylor Swift photo by Ros O'Gorman
Taylor Swift Is Bringing The Eras Tour To Australia in 2024

Taylor Swift has announced Australian dates for 2024 but for Sydney and Melbourne only.

June 21, 2023
Grammy Awards, music news,
Grammy Awards Ban AI Generated Music From Next Awards

The Grammys has updated its guidelines to make any works created solely using AI not eligible for awards.

June 21, 2023
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Shawn Mendes Returns To The Stage Via Ed Sheeran Gig

Shawn Mendes was left "speechless" before he performed onstage for the first time in more than a year at Ed Sheeran’s Toronto concert at the weekend.

June 21, 2023
John Brewster of The Angels with the guitar made by his son Sam
The Angels Are Heading To Their 50th Anniversary in 2024

The Angels have the big Five-Ohhh coming up in 2024 but the exact date is a bit rubbery.

June 20, 2023
Teresa Taylor in the middle in the movie Slacker 1991
Teresa Nervosa of Butthole Surfers Dies Aged 60

Teresa Nervosa (aka Teresa Taylor), the former drummer of Butthole Surfers, has died of lung disease.

June 20, 2023
All Time Low
All Time Low Plan November Australian Tour

2023 is the year of the ninth album for All Time Low and there is an Australian tour to go with you.

June 20, 2023
Kutcha Edwards with the Melbourne Youth Orchestra photo by Meredith O'Shea
Kutcha Edwards and Melbourne Youth Orchestra Come Together For Unforgettable Performance #REVIEW

Kutcha Edwards performance for ‘Warta-Kiki: Come Together’ with the Melbourne Youth Orchestra was more of an experience than a show.

June 20, 2023
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Pauses Concert Because of Breathing Issue

Robbie Williams was forced to briefly halt his concert over the weekend after he began to experience long COVID symptoms.

June 20, 2023
Arctic Monkeys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Arctic Monkeys Cancel Dublin Show Due To Illness

Arctic Monkeys have cancelled their Dublin show due to illness.

June 20, 2023
Extreme Vs Guns N’ Roses – Who Took Longer To Release An Album?

The Extreme ‘Six’ album was a long time coming. Guitarist Nuno Bettercourt blames the pandemic for the delay but was it? “The album would have been out earlier if it wasn’t for the crazy lockdown,” Nuno tells “We wanted to wait. We didn’t want to be another soundtrack for the old pandemic. We wanted to celebrate this and actually tour so we waited”.

June 19, 2023
Lloyd Cole On Pain
Lloyd Cole ‘On Pain’ Is An Album Made To Be An Album

With almost 40 years and 20 something albums to his name Lloyd Cole still goes into the studio to make a album.

June 19, 2023
Stevie Nicks ADOTG at Rochford Winery on Saturday 18 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Nicks Drags Billy Joel’s Heart Around

Who was that masked man joining Stevie Nicks for ‘Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around’ in Philadelphia on the weekend, Kemosabe? Halfway through the song, he reveals himself … and it was Billy Joel.

June 19, 2023
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Bob Dylan Covers Van Morrison Classic In Spain

Bob Dylan made a rare alteration to his Rough and Rowdy Ways setlist in Spain last week when the Johnny Mercer cover of ‘That Old Black Magic’ was replaced with a Van Morrison cover ‘Into The Mystic’.

June 19, 2023
Marcia Hines photo by Riccardo Raiti
Marcia Hines Celebrates 50th With Still Shining Album

Marcia Hines will celebrate her 50th anniversary with the new compilation ‘Still Shining: The 50th Anniversary Ultimate Collection.

June 19, 2023
Fabulous Caprettos
Dave Gleeson Sends Shivers Though The Fabulous Caprettos

Soon to be departing Angels singer Dave Gleeson is giving supergroup The Fabulous Caprettos a ‘helping hand’ with shows in January 2024.

June 19, 2023
Duran Duran in Austin Texas photo by Ros O'Gorman
Duran Duran To Release ‘A Hollywood High’ Documentary

Duran Duran have announced further release details for their feature-length docu-concert film, ‘A Hollywood High’, which will premiere exclusively on Paramount + later this month in the US, UK, Canada, Italy and France, alongside physical product releases on DVD and Blu-ray in early August. Celebrating the band’s four-decade career and love affair with Los Angeles, the movie features new interviews with the band and a legendary rooftop set captured in March 2022, shot with the Capitol Records building – the band’s first record label home – as the iconic backdrop.

June 18, 2023
Jarvis Cocker photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pulp Headline Isle of Wight

Pulp put on a spectacular show as the first headliner of the Isle of Wight Festival 2023 last night (Friday 16th June). Performing their greatest hits at their ‘526th Pulp show’, the band delivered an electrifying set.

June 18, 2023