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Dead Letter Circus Confirmed For Soundwave 2016

Australia’s Dead Letter Circus are the second act to be confirmed for Soundwave 2016.

August 21, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
Courtney Barnett Debuts ‘Nobody Really Cares’ Video Filmed On Camden Streets

Courtney Barnett took to the streets of Camden, UK just earlier this week to film a video for ‘Nobody Really Cares If You Go To The Party’. 48 hours later is was available for us all to see.

August 21, 2015
Engelbert Humperdinck, Hamer Hall, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Engelbert Humperdinck Left Out Of 50th Anniversary Celebrations (So Far)

Music legend Engelbert Humperdinck has been left out of all the 50th anniversary music celebrations because he hasn’t been around long enough.

August 21, 2015
Burt Bacharach by Ros O'Gorman
Burt Bacharach Performs ‘That’s What Friends Are For’ At Glastonbury

Video of the legendary Burt Bacharach performing his classic composition ‘That’s What Friends Are For’ at the Glastonbury Festival this year is streaming at YouTube.

August 21, 2015
Chuck D of Public Enemy. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Public Enemy To Release Live DVD

On August 6, 2014, Hip-Hop legends Public Enemy performed at London's world-renowned Metropolis Studios in the most intimate gig of their career.

August 21, 2015
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Azealia Banks Says Its Time For Donald Trump To Get His ‘Ass Yanked’

Azealia Banks thinks it's only a matter of time before Donald Trump gets his "ass yanked".

August 21, 2015
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Foo Fighters Came From Heartbreak and Survival

Dave Grohl thinks the Foo Fighters was born out of heartbreak and survival.

August 21, 2015
Jimmy Barnes performs at the Palais in St Kilda Melbourne on Saturday 18 July 2015 as part of the Flesh and Wood Tour 2015.
New Music Releases For 21 August 2015

Rob Thomas, Jordin Sparks, Disturbed, Short Stack, Carly Rae Jepsen, Bon Jovi, Buckcherry, Jimmy Barnes and P.O.D. lead this week's new music releases.

August 21, 2015
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Kelly Clarkson Pregnant With Second Child

Kelly Clarkson is expecting her second child.

August 20, 2015
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Bob Dylan Named Greatest Songwriter Ahead Of Lennon and McCartney

Bob Dylan has been crowned Rolling Stone's greatest songwriter of all time.

August 20, 2015
Father John Misty
Father John Misty Australian Dates

Josh Tillman alter ego Father John Misty has dates set for Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in addition to the already announced festival dates in Berry and Meredith.

August 20, 2015
Motion City Soundtrack, music news,
Motion City Soundtrack Share New Video ‘Lose Control’

Motion City Soundtrack have a new video for the song ‘Lose Control’ ahead of their 10th anniversary Australian shows.

August 20, 2015
Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton 70th Birthday Concert To Screen In Cinemas

Rock legend Eric Clapton is coming to the big screen for a very special event in cinemas across the globe.

August 20, 2015
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Raises $500,000 For Imagination Library

Dolly Parton played four very special shows at her own Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, TN in support of her Imagination Library.

August 20, 2015
Dez Cadena,, music news
Dez Cadena Of Black Flag And The Misfits Has Throat Cancer

Dez Cadena, former member of both Black Flag and the Misfits, has been diagnosed with throat cancer.

August 20, 2015
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Ronnie Wood To Speak In Cheltenham, UK

Ronnie Wood has been named as a guest speaker at the Cheltenham Festival in the UK in October.

August 20, 2015
Mercury Rev. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fairgrounds Heads To Berry With Mercury Rev and Father John Misty

Berry on the New South Wales south coast will play host to the Fairgrounds Festival in December.

August 20, 2015
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Dr Dre Drops Down Billboard Chart After One Week

Dr. Dre had the chance to pull off a rarity, the number 1 album in the four major English speaking countries in the world, the U.S., U.K., Australia and Canada. Unfortunately, country's Luke Bryan prevented it from happening.

August 20, 2015
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Megadeth To Tour Australia In October

Soundwave 2013's "Missing Link" Megadeth will return to Australia in October.

August 20, 2015
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Named MusiCares Person Of The Year

The Recording Academy has named Lionel Richie as the 2015 recipient of the MusiCares Person of the Year Award.

August 20, 2015
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Taylor Swift Says She Is Ready To Mix Up The Setlist

Taylor Swift says her 1989 tour gives her a lot of freedom.

August 20, 2015
One Direction, Liam Payne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Payne Says He Isn’t Homophobe

Liam Payne insists he is 'in no way, shape or form' homophobic.

August 20, 2015
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Plays Pop-Up Shows In America

Stevie Wonder was a very busy man yesterday as he played three short pop-up concerts in three cities.

August 19, 2015
Jane Henson with The Muppets, Noise11, Photo
The Muppets Take On NWA To Become MWA

While their cousins over on Sesame Street recently announced that they sold their souls to HBO, the Muppets have gone in the opposite direction by getting down with some N.W.A.

August 19, 2015
Pat Benatar, music news,
Pat Benatar Cancels All Upcoming Shows

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo have been forced to cancel the balance of their current tour after Neil had to have emergency eye surgery.

August 19, 2015
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Ian Gillan Of Deep Purple Turns 70

Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan is 70 years old today (August 19).

August 19, 2015
Disturbed Immortalized, music news.
David Draiman Explains How Disturbed Kept Reunion Secret

Disturbed decided to reform and make a new record in January, 2014 and no-one knew until a few weeks ago.

August 19, 2015
Ed Sheeran - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Is Most Influential Artist Under 25

Ed Sheeran has topped the list of the top 25 most influential young artists under the age of 25 who are taking the music industry by storm.

August 19, 2015
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Henry Wagons, Emma Donovan Set To Play AWME 2015

Henry Wagons and Emma Donovan lead the talent list for the 2015 Australian World Music Expo in Melbourne in November.

August 19, 2015
Jason Derulo, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Calls Southwest A “Bullshit Ass Airline”

Jason Derulo thinks Southwest Airlines is a 'bullshit ass airline'.

August 19, 2015