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Raul Rekow, music news,
R.I.P. Raul Rekow, Percussionist for Santana, 1954-2015

Raul Rekow, who was the percussionist for Santana from 1976 to 2013, has died.

November 5, 2015
Rihanna. images by Ros O'Gorman photos
Rihanna Rejected Sia and Adele Songs For Next Album

Rihanna rejected a song written by Sia and Adele.

November 5, 2015
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Bobbi Kristina Nurse Arrested As Imposter

A woman who helped to care for Bobbi Kristina Brown in her final days at a Georgia hospice has been arrested for allegedly impersonating a nurse.

November 5, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Justin Bieber Has A Song About Selena Gomez On New Album

Justin Bieber still doesn't feel like he's over his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez, so channelled his feelings into three tracks on his new album.

November 4, 2015
Tommy Overstreet
R.I.P. Tommy Overstreet 1937-2015

Country singer Tommy Overstreet, who had eleven top ten hits during the 70's, died Monday night at his home in Oregon at the age of 78.

November 4, 2015
The Who, Roger Daltry and Pete Townshend . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Who To Release Live In Hyde Park DVD

After a theatrical showing in October, the Who have announced that they will be releasing their concert and documentary Live in Hyde Park to CD and home video on November 20.

November 4, 2015
Mac Davis, music news,
Mac Davis Honored By BMI

Singer, songwriter and sometimes actor Mac Davis was honored last night at the BMI Country Awards in Nashville.

November 4, 2015
Jimmy Barnes photo by Ros OGorman
Red Hot Summer Adds Queensland Dates

The Red Hot Summer Tour, featuring Jimmy Barnes, Noiseworks, The Angels, Mark Seymour & The Undertow and The Badloves, will head to Queensland in March, 2016.

November 4, 2015
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Flip Fans One New Riff

Metallica have been working on their next album and have slipped a sample of what to expect from fans.

November 4, 2015
Five Finger Death Punch, music news,
Five Finger Death Punch To Join Black Sabbath In Australia

Five Finger Death Punch will open for all Black Sabbath’s Australian shows in 2016.

November 4, 2015
Madonna does stand-up on Fallon show, music news,
People’s Choice Nominees Announced

The People's Choice Awards will be the first awards of 2016 and nominees have been revealed.

November 4, 2015
Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour deluxe edition
Sam Smith No Longer Looking For Romance

Sam Smith is no longer looking for romance and would rather just "hang out" with someone.

November 4, 2015
Bonnie Raitt, Deni Blues & Roots Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Bonnie Raitt US Dates

Bonnie Raitt will return to the road in support of her upcoming album Dig in Deep from March through May.

November 4, 2015
Adele 25, music news,
Adele Credits Son For Her Return To Work

Adele doesn’t think she would have returned to music if she hadn’t become a mum.

November 4, 2015
CeeLo Green. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
CeeLo Green To Receive Outstanding Achievement Award

CeeLo Green, the voice and acclaimed songwriter behind skyscraper hits ‘Forget You’ and ‘Crazy’, will receive an Outstanding Achievement Award at the 20th MOBO Awards in celebration of his stellar contribution to music of black origin.

November 4, 2015
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani Says Marriage Break-Up Came From Nowhere

Gwen Stefani is "just trying to have fun" following the breakdown of her marriage to Gavin Rossdale, admitting life "blew up in my face".

November 4, 2015
Johnny Mathis
Johnny Mathis Home Destroyed By Fire

The house that Johnny Mathis has owned for over fifty years was destroyed Monday evening in a fire.

November 4, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney
Justin Bieber Taken Off Probation

Justin Bieber is no longer on formal probation after impressing officials with his behaviour following his 2014 arrest for vandalism.

November 3, 2015
Joe Jonas, music news,
Nick Jonas And His Challenging Moments

Nick Jonas' new album is inspired by "challenging moments" in his life.

November 3, 2015
The Moody Blues 2016 US Dates
The Moody Blues 2016 US Dates

The Moody Blues are returning to the U.S. this coming March.

November 3, 2015
Frank Zappa, music news,
Frank Zappa ‘200 Motels ‘Orchestral Performance To Be Released

On October 23, 2013, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Los Angeles Master Chorale performed Frank Zappa's 200 Motels (The Suites) at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in L.A.

November 3, 2015
Hall & Oates - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Hall & Oates Upsize To Madison Square Garden

Hall & Oates will head back to Madison Square Garden in February for the first time since 1988.

November 3, 2015
Russell Morris Red Dirt Red Heart
Russell Morris Completes Trilogy Topping AIR and ARIA Blues Chart

Australia’s legendary singer songwriter Russell Morris has debuted at number one on Australia’s Blues and Jazz Chart and number one on the AIR Indie Charts with the third album in his blues trilogy ‘Red Dirt Red Heart’.

November 3, 2015
California Honeydrops
Bonnie Raitt Chooses The California Honeydrops For US Tour

San Francisco’s The California Honeydrops will tour the USA with blues legend Bonnie Raitt in 2016.

November 3, 2015
Def Leppard,,
Def Leppard Release ‘Let’s Go’ Video

Def Leppard are full on anthemic on their new single, Let's Go.

November 3, 2015
Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour deluxe edition
Sam Smith ‘Drowning Shadows’ Is His Darkest Song Ever

British singer Sam Smith’s new track is the saddest song he has ever written.

November 3, 2015
Ian Brown of The Stone Roses - image By Ros O'Gorman
Stone Roses To Play Three UK Dates

The Stone Roses are set to return to the stage for three gigs.

November 3, 2015
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards Used To Carry Gun To Drug Deals

Rolling Stone Keith Richards was so terrified of being robbed during drug deals that he went to the meetings armed with a gun.

November 3, 2015
Paul Weller - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Weller Releases iBook

Paul Weller relives his solo career in rare and unseen photographs by Lawrence Watson, and over 40 minutes of exclusive video footage.

November 3, 2015
Guy Garvey, Elbow, 2011-07-27, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Guy Garvey Opens Up About Drinking Problem

Guy Garvey used to think alcohol helped him to write songs.

November 3, 2015