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Lil Wayne Rushed To Hospital

Rapper Lil Wayne is recovering from another seizure, a month after his last hospitalisation.

July 12, 2016
Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac performs at ADOTG at Mt Duneed Winery on 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mick Fleetwood Blues Band Sets US Dates

The Mick Fleetwood Blues Band will tour the western part of North America this September.

July 12, 2016
Solange Knowles
Solange Knowles Joins Police Brutality Protest

Solange Knowles has taken to the streets of Louisiana as part of a police brutality protest.

July 12, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce Pays Tribute To Dallas Police

Beyonce has paid tribute to the five police officers killed during a night of violence in her native Texas.

July 11, 2016
David Gilmour
David Gilmour Returns To Pompeii After 45 Years

This week David Gilmour performed two spectacular shows at the legendary Pompeii Amphitheatre in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, marking the first time he has played there in 45 years.

July 11, 2016
Joe Perry Of Aerosmith Stable After Collapsing During Show In New York

Joe Perry of Aerosmith is stable in hospital after collapsing during a show with his supergroup The Hollywood Vampires.

July 11, 2016
Sheppard’s Jay Bovino Teams With Sahara Beck For ‘Get You Alone’

Sheppard guitarist and songwriter Jay Bovino has unveiled a new side-project with Sahara Beck.

July 11, 2016
Alfie Arcuri
The Voice Winning Song Described As “A Fucking Disaster”

Industry executives have described the Voice winner’s song by Alfie Arcuri ‘Cruel’ as “a fucking disaster”.

July 11, 2016
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Wonder Performs ‘Song In The Key Of Life’ in London

Believe it or not, it's come to the final day of British Summer Time Hyde Park. But it could not be ending on a better note, with the legendary Stevie Wonder as the last headliner of the festival and was there.

July 11, 2016
Tex Perkins
Tex Perkins Given Extended Gaol Time

Tex Perkins ‘Far From Folsom’ tour has sold out the first date at Melbourne’s Old Melbourne Gaol and a second show has gone on sale for the following night, October 29.

July 11, 2016
Palais Theatre, St Kilda
Live Nation To Take Over Melbourne’s Iconic Palais Theatre

Melbourne’s heritage venue The Palais Theatre has been taken over by multinational concert corporation Live Nation.

July 11, 2016
Imany ‘Don’t Be Shy’ Is Australia’s Most Shazamed Song

French soul singer Imany and her song ‘Don’t Be So Shy’ was the most Shazamed song in Australia last week.

July 11, 2016
Spice Girls GEM
Spice Girls Have A Gem Of An Idea

The Spice Girls reunion isn't what was first rumoured. There will only be three of them.

July 11, 2016
Delta Goodrem Wings of the World
Australian Albums : Delta Goodrem ‘Wings of the Wild’ Is No 1

The fifth studio album for local singer Delta Goodrem entitled "Wings of the Wild" becomes her fourth No.1 album (and No.1 debut) this week, plus the eleventh for an Australian act in 2016.

July 11, 2016
The Veronicas In My Blood
Australian Singles : The Veronicas ‘In My Blood’ Is No 1

Two local female acts for Sony both occupy the top of the ARIA Charts this week, on the singles chart The Veronicas land their third No.1 single as their latest track "In My Blood" climbs to the top spot after four weeks on the chart and also cracks Gold (●) in sales.

July 11, 2016
Box Tops Danny Smythe
R.I.P. Danny Smythe of The Box Tops 1948-2016

Danny Smythe, the original drummer for the Box Tops, died on Wednesday. No further details have been released on his passing.

July 10, 2016
Lindsey Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lindsay Buckingham Guests On This Week’s Roadies

Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham will be a special guest star on this week’s episode of ‘Roadies’.

July 9, 2016
Delta Goodrem Wings of the World
Delta Goodrem Charges To No 1 Thanks To The Good Old Fashioned CD

Delta Goodrem has the number one album in Australia this week and she cane thank good old fashioned technology for her win.

July 9, 2016
Avalanches Frankie Sinatra
The Avalanches ‘Wildflower’ Becomes Fastest Selling Album Of The Week

The Avalanches ‘Wildflower’ was an instant hit with music fans with first day sales pushing it ahead of Delta Goodrem’s ‘Wings of the Wild’.

July 9, 2016
The Veronicas In My Blood
Australia’s Top 10 Songs 9 July 2016 The Veronicas ‘In The Blood’ Stays Dominant

The Veronicas ‘In The Blood’ has stayed the top selling song in Australia for a second week.

July 9, 2016
Bon Scott, music news,
Happy 70th Bon Scott

Bon Scott would have been 70 years old today (9 July 2016).

July 9, 2016
Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith
Queen Latifah And Snoop Dogg React To US Killings

Rappers The Game and Snoop Dogg hit the streets of Los Angeles on Friday morning to lead a peace rally amid the friction between African-Americans and the police.

July 9, 2016
David Bowie Life On Mars, music news,
David Bowie The Man Who Fell To Earth To Be Reissued

To mark the 40th anniversary of the UK release of director Nicolas Roeg’s iconic science fiction odyssey, The Man Who Fell to Earth, STUDIOCANAL has announced that they are near to completing a new 4k restoration of the cult classic.

July 9, 2016
Led Zeppelin 2012
Led Zeppelin Now Want To Sue Estate Of Randy California

Not only did Led Zeppelin win their case in the lawsuit brought by the estate of Spirit guitarist Randy California over the song Stairway to Heaven, but they are now using a recent court ruling to seek $800,000 in legal fees from the estate.

July 9, 2016
Alanis Morissette
Alanis Morissette Welcomes Second Child

Singer Alanis Morissette has welcomed her second child.

July 9, 2016
Jackie Wilson, music news,
Jackie Wilson Has A Street In His Name

For years, it has been known as Cottage Grove Street but, starting on Saturday, August 26, the Highland Park, MI road will be known as Jackie Wilson Lane.

July 9, 2016
Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah Says Its Time To Make Example of Bad Cops

Rapper/actress Queen Latifah has called on authorities to make sweeping systematic changes to bring about an end to the continued cases of police brutality against African-Americans.

July 9, 2016
Tom Odell at Noise11, Photo
Tom Odell Speaks Of Gender Inequality In Music Industry

Tom Odell insists women's appearances are still judged more harshly in the music world.

July 9, 2016
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Is Planning More Children

Lionel Richie has hinted he'll be having more children but insists he won't tie the knot again.

July 8, 2016
Ringo Starr Turns 76 With A Little Help From His Friends Jon Stevens And Dave Stewart

Ringo Starr turned 76 with an all-star gathering including Australia’s Jon Stevens teaming up with Dave Stewart for a stab at ‘With A Little Help From My Friends’ and the ‘No No Song’.

July 8, 2016