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Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eddie Vedder Copped A Serious Case of Covid

Eddie Vedder had a “pretty serious” case of COVID-19.

March 1, 2022
Tinie Tempah - photo by Haylee Cashmere
Tinie Tempah To Start A Fried Chicken Delivery Service

Tinie Tempah is launching a fried chicken delivery service.

March 1, 2022
MC Skibadee
MC Skibadee Dead At 47

MC Skibadee has died aged 47. The news has been announced by the family of the legendary MC, who burst on the scene in the 90s and is widely considered to be a pioneer in the drum and bass genre.

March 1, 2022
Vanessa Amorosi City of Angels
Vanessa Amorosi Credits Dave Stewart As Her Music Industry Mentor

Australia’s Vanessa Amorosi says it was Eurythmics legend Dave Stewart who gave her the direction to success in the cut-throat music industry.

February 28, 2022
The Dirty Knobs External Combustion
Ian Hunter Joins Mike Campbell For the Second Dirty Knobs Album

Mott The Hoople legend Ian Hunter is a special guest on the second album for Tom Petty & The Heartbreaks’ Mike Campbell’s second album from The Dirty Knobs ‘External Combustion’.

February 28, 2022
John Lennon Imagine
Morris, Shorrock, Matthews, Jones and Balbi To Celebrate 50 Years of Imagine

With John Lennon’s classic ‘Imagine’ now past its 50 years mark, Russell Morris, Glenn Shorrock, Wendy Matthews, Jack Jones and Steve Balbi will celebrate the release with performances in Sydney and Melbourne.

February 28, 2022
Australian Road Crew Association
Australian Road Crew Association Withdraws Its Music From Russia In Protest

The Australian Road Crew Association (ARCA) has pulled out its music recordings from the Russian Federation.

February 28, 2022
Mushroom Management
Mushroom Group Expands Its Artist Management Operation

The Mushroom Group has expanded its management business with the newly created division Mushroom Management.

February 28, 2022
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Releases Secret Dance Track

Robbie Williams has released a surprise dance track with Lufthaus.

February 27, 2022
Midnight Oil play the Bowl on their Great Circle Tour 2017 Monday 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Albums: Midnight Oil ‘Resist’ Debuts At No 1

The thirteenth studio album for Midnight Oil called "Resist" becomes their sixth No.1 Album in Australia this week.

February 27, 2022
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Elvis Costello Joins Elton John On The Radio

Elvis Costello joins Elton John's Rocket Hour on Apple Music 1 this weekend to discuss his new album 'The Boy Named If'. He tells Elton about recording the album remotely from his fellow band members, making a conscious effort not to become "complacent", his tour plans for this year and more.

February 27, 2022
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Is Not Quite Ready To Go Solo

Dave Grohl would hate to go solo.

February 27, 2022
Snoop Dogg photo by Ros O'Gorman
Snoop Dogg Files To Dismiss Sexual Misconduct Charge

Lawyers for Snoop Dogg have filed to dismiss a sexual assault and battery lawsuit against the rapper.

February 27, 2022
JAY-Z photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Awarded $4.5m In Legal Win

An appellate court has ruled that JAY-Z is entitled to more than $4.5 million (£3.4 million) in royalties from the sales of his fragrance.

February 27, 2022
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, Photo
John Mayer Tests Positive To Covid For Second Time

John Mayer has tested positive for Covid-19 several weeks after previously contracting the virus.

February 27, 2022
Olly Murs photo by Zo Damage
Olly Murs Cancels Shows Because Of Surgery

Olly Murs has cancelled his summer UK tour after undergoing knee surgery.

February 27, 2022
Russia Banned From Eurovision

Russia has been banned from this year's Eurovision Song Contest.

February 27, 2022
Shawn Mendes
SXSW New Additions Include Paris Jackson and Shawn Mendes

Paris Jackson revealed her SXSW showcase dates earlier in the week. SXSW have also confirmed Shawn Mendes will showcase at the music festival and conference in Austin, Texas in March.

February 26, 2022
Iron Maiden performed at Rod Laver Arena on Monday 9 May 2016. Iron Maiden are touring Australia as part of the Book Of Souls World Tour.
Iron Maiden Had A Ukraine Date Booked In May And Next Stop Was Moscow

Iron Maiden were to perform their first ever Ukraine show this May.

February 25, 2022
Cam Wallace
Motown’s Cam Wallace Continues The Motown Legacy With ‘The Optical’

Motown’s Cam Wallace is taking Motown Records into the future by taking it back to its past.

February 25, 2022
David Byrne American Utopia tour 2018
Montaigne Has A Song With Talking Heads’ David Byrne

Talking Heads legend David Byrne is collaborating with Australia’s Montaigne on her new song ‘Always Be You’.

February 25, 2022
Singer Brian Canham Pseudo Echo performs at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Wednesday 13 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Canham To Play His First Ever Solo Show

Brian Canham will dePseudo himself for the very first time in May when he plays his first ever solo show in Melbourne.

February 25, 2022
Aaron Bruno of AWOLNATION
AWOLNATION Covers Midnight Oil’s ‘Bed Are Burning’ With Tim McIlrath of Rise Against

AWOLNATION have just dropped a cover of Midnight Oil’s ‘Beds Are Burning’ with special guest Tim McIlrath of Rise Against.

February 25, 2022
Brian May of Queen performs at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian May Covers Rocky Horror’s Hot Patootie

In 1998, not long after the release of the final Queen album with Freddie Mercury ‘Made In Heaven’, Brian May recorded his second solo album ‘Another World’.

February 25, 2022
Stereophonics photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Stereophonics To Open For Pearl Jam In London

Stereophonics will join Pearl Jam for their second night at BST Hyde Park.

February 25, 2022
KISS photo by Ros O'Gorman
14 Acts Added To Download Festival

A host of new acts have been added to the bill for this year's Download Festival.

February 25, 2022
Jimmy Barnes for Roady4Roadies
The Roady4Roadies Events Are Back To Support Australia’s Road Crew

Roady4Roadies is on again for 2022 after a success 2021 series of events to support road crew decimated by the lack of work during the pandemic.

February 24, 2022
Hoodoo Gurus I Come From Your Future
Brad Shepherd Fronts His First Hoodoo Gurus Single Since 1994

You have to go back to 1994 for the last Hoodoo Gurus single to feature Brad Shepherd on lead vocals. That was ‘You Open My Eyes’ off the ‘Crank’ album.

February 24, 2022
Little Earthquakes Tori Amos
Tori Amos ‘Little Earthquakes’ Turns 30

‘Little Earthquakes’, the debut album for Tori Amos, was released on this week 30 years ago.

February 24, 2022
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence + The Machine Debut New Song ‘King’

Florence + The Machine surprised fans with a brand new song ‘King’ this week.

February 24, 2022