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John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John
ARIA Albums: John Farnham & Olivia Newton-John No 1 For Third Week

Both ARIA Charts maintain their No.1’s this week, as John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John are at the top for a third straight week with their album “Two Strong Hearts”, the album picking up a Gold (●) in sales too.

July 18, 2015
Meghan Trainor and John Legend, music news,
ARIA Singles: Meghan Trainor and John Legend Spend 4th Week On Top

Meghan Trainor and John Legend are at No.1 for a fourth week in Australia, as their ballad “Like I’m Gonna Love You” maintains its lead over yet another onslaught of songs vying for the top spot.

July 18, 2015
Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne 2014. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Adam Lambert And James Corden Parody Queen

Adam Lambert helped James Corden celebrate his 50th edition of The Late Late Show last night, performing a hilarious parody of We Are The Champions in honour of the new host.

July 18, 2015
Hester Fraser, music news,
Hester Fraser, Granddaughter of Malcolm Fraser, Records Song For Asylum Seekers

Hester Fraser, the granddaughter of former Australian Prime Minister, the late Malcolm Fraser, has recorded ‘The Camellia Tree’, a song for asylum seekers with all proceeds going to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.

July 18, 2015
Robin Williams photo, Ros O'Gorman Melbourne
CeeLo Green To Celebrate Robin Williams On New Record

CeeLo Green new song is a homage to the late legendary comic Robin Williams.

July 18, 2015
Diddy, music news,
Billboard Names Biggest Summer Songs 1959-2014

For the last several years, Billboard has been charting the top songs of the summer, with 2015 currently being led by the monster hit See You Then by Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth which has spent the last twelve weeks at number 1.

July 18, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Splendour In The Grass Concerts To Be Streamed Live

Splendour In The Grass will stream full sets from Blur, Royal Blood, Of Monsters and Men, Peking Duk and Jarryd James this year.

July 18, 2015
Los Lobos, music news,
Los Lobos To Release ‘Gates Of Gold’, Their 20something Album

Los Lobos, the Grammy winning East L.A. legends comprised of David Hidalgo, Louie Perez, Cesar Rosas, Conrad Lozano and Steve Berlin, are back with an all new full length studio album, Gates of Gold, which will be released September 25 on 429 Records.

July 18, 2015
The Faces You Can Make Me Dance
New Faces Box Set Coming In August

The Faces are about to be given a make-over with a new box set ‘You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything’ coming in August.

July 18, 2015
Rosanne Cash, music news,
Rosanne Cash Inducted Into Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame announced their class of 2015 on Thursday with the induction of Rosanne Cash, Craig Wiseman, Mark James and Even Stevens.

July 18, 2015
Kaya Nicole, music news,
Rick Springfield’s Niece Kaya Nicole Releases Debut ‘Morning’

Kaya Nicole is about to release her debut album ‘Morning’. Who you say?

July 18, 2015
Toby Keith 35 MPH Town
Toby Keith Preps 36mph Town Album

Toby Keith will release his eighteenth studio album, 35 MPH Town, on October 9 via Show Dog Nashville.

July 18, 2015
The Who Live At Shea Stadium, music news,
The Who Release Classic 1982 Shea Stadium DVD

1982 was supposed to be it for The Who’s touring career. They had made it clear that year that the tour to support their then new album, It’s Hard, was going to be their last one. Of course, that was not to be the case, and the bands 1982 trek of North American really just turned out to be their final tour with drummer Kenny Jones.

July 18, 2015
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Greatest Hits Take Over British Charts

The British are suddenly very interested in Greatest Hits sets from veteran artists.

July 18, 2015
Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon Says One Direction Is A Cash Cow

Simon Le Bon thinks One Direction is a cash cow for many people.

July 18, 2015
The Diamonds,, music news
R.I.P. The Diamonds Dave Somerville 1933-2015

Dave Somerville, the original lead singer for the Canadian group the Diamonds, died from cancer in Santa Barbara, CA on Tuesday at the age of 81.

July 18, 2015
Rich Robinson, music news,
Black Crowes’ Rich Robinson Goes Ed Sheeran-like Solo

Rich Robinson, the former guitarist, songwriter, and co-founder of The Black Crowes is going Ed Sheeran-like solo. It will be just Rich and guitars on stage.

July 17, 2015
Don Henley photo by Ros OGorman
Don Henley Reveals Details Of Cass County Solo Album

Don Henley has given fans a taste of his upcoming solo album ‘Cass County’.

July 17, 2015
the rolling stones, rod laver arena, photo ros ogorman
The Rolling Stones Wrap-Up Zipcode Tour In Quebec Plus Tour Song Stats

The Rolling Stones have wrapped by their tour duties for 2015 after 15 shows, one showcase and one private party in North America.

July 17, 2015
High School Reunion Brisbane Sells Out In Days

Brisbane’s High School Reunion has sold out within days of going on sale.

July 17, 2015
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Is Up For An Emmy Award

Dave Grohl could earn himself an Emmy Award after Foo Fighters 'Sonic Highways' was nominated this week.

July 17, 2015
David Roy Williams Music, music news,
David Williams Launches David Roy Williams Music

Shock Records founder David Williams has launched his new music group David Roy Williams Music.

July 17, 2015
Wilco Star Wars
Wilco Have Just Released A New Album Star Wars And Its Free

Wilco have just released an 11 track album of brand new songs titled ‘Star Wars’ free for fans.

July 17, 2015
David Gilmour Rattle That Lock, music news,
David Gilmour Reveals New Album Rattle That Lock

Former Pink Floyd member David Gilmour will release his new solo album, Rattle That Lock in September.

July 17, 2015
Hot Chocolate Party Streaming
What If Your Streaming Services Were Real People? Check Out This Hilarious Pisstake

Spotify is going through a painful breakup with Apple Music coming along and offering something that it can’t … Taylor Swift.

July 17, 2015
The National, Harvest Festival 2011, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Bluesfest Announce Earliest Artist Announcement Ever And Here It Is

Bluesfest has just dropped its earliest announcement ever with 13 acts named for the 2016 event.

July 17, 2015
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David Bowie, Angus Young Guest On Noise11 iHeartRadio

David Bowie and AC/DC’s Angus Young speak this week for iHeartRadio Music News powered by

July 17, 2015
Joe Jackson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Joe Jackson Has A New Record And He Sounds Like Joe Jackson Again

Joe Jackson will release Fast Forward on October 2 and has set a tour to accompany the new set.

July 17, 2015
Keith Richards Crosseyed Heart, music news,
Keith Richards Switches To Solo After Stone Tour, Listen To His New Song

The Rolling Stones ‘Zipcode’ tour is over and Keith Richards has immediately switched to solo mode with a brand new song for us all to hear.

July 17, 2015
Tame Impala, Photo By Damien Loverso
New Music Releases For July 17 2015

Tame Impala, Chemical Brothers, Ms Mr, Pitbull (Latin), Art of Sleeping and the Ant-Man soundtrack lead the week's new releases.

July 17, 2015