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The Cure photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Cure and The Strokes Lead Splendour In The Grass Line-up

The Splendour In The Grass announcement is out with The Cure and The Strokes topping the bill for the 2016 music festival at Byron Bay.

April 13, 2016
Martin Fry ABC
ABC To Release Sequel To The Lexicon Of Love

ABC have recorded a sequel to their classic ‘The Lexicon of Love’ after 34 years.

April 13, 2016
David Gest
R.I.P. David Gest 1953-2016

Producer-turned-reality TV star David Gest has died, aged 62.

April 13, 2016
Guns n Roses. image by Ros O'Gorman
YouTube To Stream Coachella

Not everyone can make it to the California desert, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on Coachella.

April 13, 2016
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Barbra Streisand Resurrects Gypsy Project

Barbra Streisand is finally set to take on movie musical Gypsy.

April 13, 2016
The Small Faces, music news,
Small Faces Musical Gets Extended Run In London

Due to phenomenal public demand, All or Nothing: The Mod Musical, is extending its run at The Vaults Theatre, London. The show, which opened on March 31, will now run for an extra three weeks, closing on May 21. The show was written by Carol Harrison, an award-winning actress and is directed by BAFTA winner Tony McHale.

April 13, 2016
The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism
The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism Reviewed

As an expectant crowd spilled out onto Chelsea's King's Road, Monday's red carpet opening looked close to becoming a "Stones stop the traffic" moment.

April 12, 2016
Muse, Matthew Bellamy, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Muse At The O2 Reviewed

For a brief moment during this extraordinary show you wonder what some of the better Muse songs might sound like stripped down. The bombast hides some great writing and not all the lyrics are out of this world imaginations.

April 12, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Drake’s ‘View From The 6’ Due End Of April

Drake will release ‘View From The 6’, the first of three new albums, on April 29.

April 12, 2016
Australias new five dollar note
Kylie Minogue To Sing At Birthday For Old Lady On $5 Note

Kylie Minogue has been chosen to perform at the 90th birthday party of the old lady on Australia’s $5 note.

April 12, 2016
Steve Miller Band perform at the Deni Blues and Roots Festival. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Miller Has More To Say About Hall of Fame

Induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Friday night seems to have opened up the floodgates on Steve Miller's most innermost thoughts.

April 12, 2016
Rival Sons
Rival Sons To Hang Back After Black Sabbath Support For Cherry Bar Show

Rival Sons will perform their only Australian headline show during their Black Sabbath visit at the Cherry Bar next week.

April 12, 2016
Mark Seymour and the Undertow perform at the National Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour Invites Fans To Witness The Creation Of His Next Album

Mark Seymour will record his new album ‘Roll Back The Stone’ live over two days at Bakehouse Studios and is inviting fans to support the recording by watching the creation of the album as it happens.

April 12, 2016
Vincey Everything Was Singing Everything
Underground Lovers’ Vincent Girrusso Releases Debut Album As ‘Vincey’

Vincey is the new moniker for Vincent Girrusso of Melbourne’s Underground Lovers.

April 12, 2016
The Jezabels, Noise11, Photo
The Jezabels To Release Limited Edition EPs For Record Store Day

The Jezabels will release coloured vinyl limited edition pressings of their first three EPs for Record Store Day this weekend.

April 12, 2016
Roxette's Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle entertain fans at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Listen To Brand New Roxette ‘It Just Happens’

‘It Just Happens’ is your introduction to Roxette’s 10th album ‘Good Karma'.

April 12, 2016
Slutface Sløtface
Slutface Changes Name To Sløtface To Fool Facebook

Norwegian band Slutface has removed its ‘u’ and replaced it with an ‘ø’ in a move to trick social media sites such as Facebook into believing it is not an obscenity.

April 12, 2016
The Temper Trap
The Temper Trap Debut New Song ‘Fall Together’

The Temper Trap have released ‘Fall Together’, a taster for their upcoming album ‘Thick As Thieves’.

April 12, 2016
Peasant Moon
Australia’s Peasant Moon To Perform For Canadian Music Week

Sydney duo Peasant Moon will head to North America to showcase for Canadian Music Week in May.

April 12, 2016
Eric Clapton I Still Do
Eric Clapton Reunites With Glyn Johns For ‘I Still Do’

Eric Clapton is back working with producer Glyn Johns for his latest album ‘I Still Do’.

April 12, 2016
James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
LCD Soundsystem To Play Warm-Up Show Tonight In LA

LCD Soundsystem will perform a pre-Coachella warm-up show tonight in LA but there shows so far have shown no hint of new music.

April 12, 2016
Alice Cooper photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hollywood Vampires To Take To The Road

Johnny Depp will morph from movie star to rock star as he heads out on the road with Alice Cooper, Joe Perry and friends for a major Hollywood Vampires tour.

April 12, 2016
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Back Catalogue Finds New Base At XL Recordings

Radiohead’s pre-2004 recordings on Parlophone have been rebranded as XL Recordings on Spotify signalling a move from the band away from current home-base Warner Music.

April 12, 2016
The Paper Kites, Noise11, Photo
The Paper Kites Reveal ‘Renegade’ Video, Announce Tour Dates

The Paper Kites recruited Bon Iver director Dan Huiting for the video for ‘Renegade’.

April 12, 2016
Bryan Adams at AFL Grand Final media call on Thursday 1 October 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bryan Adams Takes Springsteen Lead And Cancels Concerts Over LGBT Issues

Bryan Adams has cancelled a concert in Mississippi in protest of the state's 'Religious Liberty' bill.

April 12, 2016
Tom Jones, Forum Theatre, Melbourne 2014
Tom Jones Wife of 59 Years Dies After Cancer Battle

Sir Tom Jones was mourning the loss of his wife Linda on Sunday following a battle with cancer.

April 12, 2016
Missy Higgins photo by Ros OGorman
Missy Higgins To Tour US For First Time In 5 Years

Missy Higgins will lap America in May mounting her first US tour in five years.

April 12, 2016
Carole King A Storybook of Her Life
Carole King A Songbook Of Her Life To Pay Tribute To The Songwriting Legend

Michelle Brasier, Jessica Papst and Erin Herrmann Young will perform their Carole King tribute show A Songbook of Her Life across Australia.

April 12, 2016
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie To Receive Johnny Mercer Award

Lionel Richie is set to receive the Songwriters Hall of Fame's most prestigious honour in June.

April 12, 2016
The Weeknd,, music news
The Weeknd Leads Billboard Award Nominations

R&B star The Weeknd looks set to dominate the 2016 Billboard Music Awards after earning 19 award nominations 16 categories. .

April 12, 2016