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Rolling Stones Its Only Rock and Roll, music news,
Kenney Jones Explains Why He, Not Charlie Watts, Played On Stones Classic

Kenney Jones of The Faces is the drummer on The Rolling Stones classic ‘It’s Only Rock and Roll (But I Like It)’, not Charlie Watts.

August 18, 2015
Melbourne Music Bank 2015, music news,
Melbourne Music Bank Calls For Last Entries

The Bank of Melbourne’s Melbourne Music Bank is calling for applications for the 2015 event and you have two more weeks to apply.

August 18, 2015
Kinky Friedman performs at Caravan Club. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kinky Friedman To Release First Album In 39 Years

The last time Kinky Friedman released an album of new material, Gerald Ford was president.

August 18, 2015
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Sign With Dave Matthews’ ATO Label

Melbourne’s retro rockers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard will release their next album in the USA via ATO Records.

August 18, 2015
The Tea Party - Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Tea Party To Perform The Edges Of Twilight For 20th Anniversary

The Tea Party will perform their iconic album ‘The Edges Of Twilight’ from start to finish in Australia in November.

August 18, 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.
Barnes Family Okay After Bangkok Bomb Blast

Jimmy and Jane Barnes and family are fine this morning and out of danger after being just 50 metres from a bomb blast in Bangkok overnight.

August 18, 2015
The National, Harvest Festival 2011, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Boomerang Festival Folded Into Bluesfest

Boomerang, the indigenous music festival, will become part of Bluesfest in 2016.

August 18, 2015
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder To Tour Songs In The Key of Life Again

Stevie Wonder is extending his Songs in the Key of Life tour with dates running from September 30 through November 24.

August 18, 2015
Uriah Heep
Uriah Heep To Perform With Kerslake And Hensley

Two long-time members of Uriah Heep will return to the band for a special October 15 show at the Moscow Circus.

August 18, 2015
Canberra To Rock With MIX 106.3 Live

Canberra’s MIX 106.3 Live will feature 12 acts performing 36 hits in one night.

August 17, 2015
Star104.5 Live Is Set For Gosford

Gosford on the New South Wales central coast is the latest region to be treated again to popular Gold show named Star104.5 Live for the area.

August 17, 2015
Russell Morris, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Russell Morris Christens New Album Red Dirt Red Heart

Russell Morris has named the third album in his blues trilogy ‘Red Dirt Red Heart’.

August 17, 2015
Nice Work If You Can Get It at the State Theatre in Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nice Work If You Can Get It Premieres In Australia

Jeanne Pratt’s The Production Company has premiered the new Gershwin musical ‘Nice Work If You Can Get It’ for the first time in Australia and it is one of the best shows from the company to date.

August 17, 2015
Greta Bradman, music news,
Greta Bradman Debuts At 1 On Classical, 11 On Pop Chart

Greta Bradman has scored the highest chart position for a classical album for 2015 with a number one debut on the classical chart and number 11 on the ARIA pop chart.

August 17, 2015
Joan Baez, music news,
Joan Baez Dances With The Stars, Taylor Swift and Julia Roberts

One of the hallmarks of a Taylor Swift concert is when she brings out her specials guests and one of those was the legendary Joan Baez.

August 17, 2015
Jon Stevens, Noiseworks, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Jon Stevens Returns With New Solo Album ‘Woman’

Jon Stevens has reactivated as a solo artist with ‘Woman’, his first album since leaving The Dead Daisies.

August 17, 2015
Vince Neil, Motley Crue, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Vince Neil Says Motley Crue Is Ending, Not Breaking Up

There are only four months left in the life of Motley Crue, well, sort of but it is only the end, not ... the end.

August 17, 2015
Madonna does stand-up on Fallon show, music news,
Madonna Says Elvis Presley Possessed Her

Madonna felt the spirit of Elvis Presley pass through her when he died, according to her brother-in-law, singer songwriter Joe Henry.

August 17, 2015
Annie Lennox 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Annie Lennox Attends Daughter’s Boyfriend’s Funeral

Tali Lennox mourned her boyfriend at his funeral on Saturday.

August 17, 2015
Jason Derulo - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Gets Into Shouting Match At Airport

Jason Derulo reportedly got into an irate shouting match at Reno-Tahoe International Airport.

August 17, 2015
Carly Rae Jepsen - Image By Ros O'Gorman photos
Carly Rae Jepsen Enjoyed The Justin Bieber Launch

Carly Rae Jepsen kept wondering if it was OK for her to laugh at Justin Bieber's roast.

August 16, 2015
The Rubens Hoops, music news,
The Rubens Hoops Would Have Been Number One If Not For Dr Dre

The Rubens ‘Hoops’ would have debuted at number one across Australia this week had it not been for Dr Dre’s ‘Compton’ selling as a digital only release but it is the number one album at retail.

August 16, 2015
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Cheating Caused Stefani Rossdale Split

Gwen Stefani reportedly reached breaking point before she pulled the plug on her marriage to Gavin Rossdale.

August 16, 2015
NWA Straight Outta Compton music news
Straight Outta Compton Sets Biopic Opening Day Record

Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of N.W.A., is a smash hit.

August 16, 2015
Jazz Summers
R.I.P. Jazz Summers 1944-2015

Jazz Summers, the one time manager of Wham, The Verve, Snow Patrol and Scissor Sisters, has died at the age of 71 after a battle with lung cancer.

August 16, 2015
Bon Jovi, Photo By Damien Loverso
Bon Jovi Reveal Another New Track A Teardrop To The Sea #LISTEN

Bon Jovi revealed another track from their upcoming album Burning Bridges on Friday with A Teardrop To the Sea.

August 16, 2015
Joan Baez, music news,
Joan Baez Says Trump Is America’s Fall of the Roman Empire and Abbott Can’t Be Serious

Music legend Joan Baez says the Trumpification of the United States is like the fall of the Roman Empire and that Conservatives like Tony Abbott surely cannot believe their own words.

August 16, 2015
Pharrell Williams Says Michael Jackson Was The ‘King Of Control’

Michael Jackson was a genius at mind control, according to Pharrell Williams.

August 16, 2015
Billy Joel's baby Delia Rose, music news,
Billy Joel’s Wife Shares New Baby Photo

Billy Joel's wife has shared the first picture of "absolutely perfect" daughter Della Rose.

August 16, 2015
Dr Dre Compton
ARIA Albums: Dr Dre Compton Debuts At Number One In Australia

Original member of N.W.A., uber-producer and songwriter Dr. Dre debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart with his third album “Compton” which is also the soundtrack to the forthcoming film ‘Straight Outta Compton”, the story of rap pioneers N.W.A.

August 15, 2015