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Steve Mackay tribute from Pulp Facebook page
Steve Mackay of Pulp Dies At Age 56

Steve Mackay, the bass player for UK band Pulp, has died at age 56.

March 3, 2023
Sticky Fingers
Sticky Fingers Removed From Bluesfest

Sticky Fingers have been removed from Bluesfest following public outcry in recent weeks and the withdrawal of major acts King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and Sampa The Great over the addition of the band.

March 2, 2023
Extreme To Release First Album In 15 Years

Extreme have their first album since ‘Saudades de Rock’ in 2008 coming on June 9. The sixth Extreme album is called ‘Six’. The first single is ‘Rise’.

March 2, 2023
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Add More Live Concert Dates

Foo Fighters will perform their first show since the death of drummer Taylor Hawkins on 24 May 2023.

March 2, 2023
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Frankfurt, Germany Cancels Roger Waters Over Anti-Israel Behaviour

Roger Waters’ May 28 concert in Frankfurt, Germany has been cancelled with The City of Frankfurt citing Waters’ ongoing “anti-Israel behaviour” calling him “one of the most widely spread anti-Semites in the world”.

March 2, 2023
Metallica 72 Seasons
Metallica Premiere ‘If Darkness Had A Son’

With Metallica’s ‘72 Seasons’ album out 14 April, here is another preview. The new song is ‘If Darkness Had A Son’.

March 2, 2023
Billy Connolly 2014
Billy Connolly Art Exhibition To Open In Melbourne

A Billy Connolly Art Exhibition will be open in Melbourne from 16 to 26 March.

March 2, 2023
Andrew Farriss and his APRA AMCOS award
Australia’s 32 SXSW Showcase Artists Event Scheduled

32 Australian acts, including rock royalty Andrew Farriss of INXS, will showcase at SXSW in Austin Texas this month.

March 2, 2023
Don Walker photo by Ros O'Gorman
Don Walker Christens New Album ‘Lightning in a Clear Blue Sky’

Don Walker will release his first album in 10 years, ‘Lightning in a Clear Blue Sky’ in May.

March 1, 2023
Regurgitator photo by Stephen Sloggett
Regurgitator To Perform ‘Unit’ Live

Regurgitator will perform their 1997 album ‘Unit’ in the 2023 ‘Units’ tour.

March 1, 2023
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Graham Gouldman’s ‘For Your Love’ Was Considered For The Beatles Before The Yardbirds

In an alternate universe the Graham Gouldman penned The Yardbirds classic ‘For Your Love’ could have been a Beatles song.

March 1, 2023
Leon Russell performs at the Palais in St Kilda on 25 April 2011. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Leon Russell’s Long Out Of Print Signature Songs Coming From Dark Horse

Dark Horse Records, the label founded by George Harrison and now run by his son Dhani, will reissue the long out of print Leon Russell album ‘Signature Songs’.

March 1, 2023
Frente photo by Sarah Walker
Frente To Play 30th Anniversary Dates Across Australia

Frente will mark the 30th anniversary of their debut album ‘Marvin The Album’ with dates in Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide and Perth in May and June.

March 1, 2023
Polly Goodchild
Polly Goodchild Joins Always Live

Polly Goodchild, formerly of NOVA Entertainment, has been announced as the new Director, Marketing & Communications for the Victorian Governments live entertainment initiative Always Live.

March 1, 2023
Ed Sheeran photo by Ros O'Gorman
Is Ed Sheeran Calling His Next Album ‘Subtract’?

Ed Sheeran appears to have confirmed the title of his next album.

March 1, 2023
Post Malone Hollywoods Bleeding
Post Malone To Play Two Nights

Post Malone has announced two nights at London's O2 arena as part of the European leg of his 'Twelve Carat Tour'.

March 1, 2023
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Kings Of Leon Announce Pair of UK

Kings of Leon have announced a pair of gigs at Wrexham AFC's stadium.

March 1, 2023
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Flaming Lips To Tour ‘Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots For 20th Anniversary

The Flaming Lips will take the classic ‘Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots’ album out on tour to mark the 20th anniversary of the release.

February 28, 2023
Zucchero Tour To Final Reach Australia After Three Year Delay

The New Zealand and Australia tour for Italian superstar Zucchero will finally happen after a three year delay in April.

February 28, 2023
Teskey Brothers photo by Ian Laidlaw
The Teskey Brothers Premiere ‘Oceans of Emotions’

The Teskey Brothers have a new song ‘Oceans of Emotions’ and new of a new album ‘The Winding Way’ on the way.

February 28, 2023
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Visits The Michael Gudinski Statue In Melbourne

Ed Sheeran paid tribute to his friend, the late Michael Gudinski, with a toast at Michael’s statue outside Rod Laver Arena, with Michael’s song Matt on Monday.

February 28, 2023
Stewart Copeland Police Diaries
Stewart Copeland To Release ‘Stewart Copeland’s Police Diaries’

The Police drummer and co-founder Stewart Copeland has announced the upcoming release of ‘Stewart Copeland’s Police Diaries’.

February 28, 2023
Jimmy Barnes photo by Ros OGorman
Jimmy Barnes Reveals More Details Of His Supergroup Barnestormers

Jimmy Barnes has dropped more info on his upcoming “supergroup” collaboration Barnestormers.

February 28, 2023
Wu-Tang Clan photo from Live Nation
Wu-Tang Clan and Nas Announce Australian Dates

Wu-Tang Clan and Nas will play Australian dates in May.

February 28, 2023
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Pays Tribute To Her Late Brother Anthony Ciccone

Madonna has paid a heartfelt tribute to her late brother Anthony Ciccone.

February 28, 2023
David Bowie Aladdin Sane, Noise11, photo
David Bowie 50th Anniversary Aladdin Sane Exhibition To Open In London

The 50th anniversary of David Bowie's iconic album 'Aladdin Sane' is being celebrated with a host of events being held at London's Southbank Centre.

February 28, 2023
One Electric Day at Werribee Mansion on Sunday 27 November 2016 with Russell Morris, Icehouse, James Reyne, Jimmy Barnes.
John Butler and Russell Morris Added To Bluesfest Melbourne

More acts, including John Butler and Russell Morris, will perform the Melbourne edition of Bluesfest in April.

February 27, 2023
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Performs On The Steps Of British Columbia Parliament

Neil Young made a surprise appearance at a rally in British Columbia on Saturday (25 February, 2023). Young spoke about the environment and performed ‘Heart of Gold’ and ‘Comes A Time’.

February 27, 2023
David Bowie by Ros O'Gorman
David Bowie Set For ABBA Voyage Style Production

David Bowie could be the focus of a new ABBA Voyage-style virtual reality show.

February 27, 2023
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour.
Madonna’s Brother Anthony Dies At Age 66

Madonna's older brother Anthony Ciccone has died at the age of 66.

February 27, 2023