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The Blurst of Times
Brisbane’s The Blurst of Times Festival Expands To Sydney And Melbourne

Brisbane’s The Blurst of Times Festival has expanded to include Sydney and Melbourne this year.

September 1, 2014
Riptides Tombs of Gold
The Riptides Lost Debut To Be Released After 32 Years

In the 80s, Brisbane’s The Riptides were on their way to become one of the biggest bands in Australia but the wheels fell off before they released their debut album. That album is finally coming.

September 1, 2014
Kate Bush
Kate Bush Has 11 Albums In UK Top 50

Kate Bush owns the British album chart this week with 11 albums now scattered across the Top 50.

September 1, 2014
Chocolate Starfish To Perform Bat Out Of Hell On Halloween

Chocolate Starfish will play again with a performance of the Meat Loaf classic ‘Bat Out Of Hell’ to be played from start to finish on Halloween.

August 31, 2014
Ciaran Gribbin, INXS
A Night At The Opera Fundraiser To Return To Sydney

‘A Night At The Opera’, a fundraiser for YMCA NSW, will return to the State Theatre this November.

August 31, 2014
Calling All Cars
Biffy Clyro Choose Calling All Cars For Support

Calling All Cars will tour Australia with Biffy Clyro on their upcoming tour.

August 31, 2014
Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing To Return To Sydney And Melbourne

Theatre producer John Frost is bringing ‘Dirty Dancing’ back to Sydney and Melbourne.

August 31, 2014
Aqua To Play Australian and New Zealand Dates

Aqua will return to Australia and New Zealand for their Greatest Hits tour in October and November.

August 31, 2014
Rodriguez, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Rodriguez Has Three Albums In Australian Chart

Rodriguez has three albums in the Australian chart this week. The Rodriguez catalogue took an active run on the ARIA chart after his 2014 tour was announced last week.

August 31, 2014
Hawkwind Remake Sonic Attack With Brian Blessed

Space rock originators Hawkwind have re-recorded their classic 'Sonic Attack' featuring Brian Blessed in place of Robert Calvert.

August 31, 2014
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Shake It Off Tops ARIA Singles

Taylor Swift leaps to No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart this week, scoring not only her second chart-topping single in Australia with 'Shake It Off'.

August 30, 2014
Ariana Grande, music news,
Ariana Grande Debuts At No 1 On ARIA Albums

The second album for US singer Ariana Grande entitled “My Everything” leaps into the ARIA Albums Chart at No.1 this week.

August 30, 2014
Chrissy Amphlett, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Amphlett Lane Chosen For City Of Melbourne

Melbourne will soon have an Amphlett Lane honouring the late Chrissy Amphlett of Divinyls.

August 30, 2014
Avicii, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Avicii To Guest On Wyclef Jean Album

Wyclef Jean is to release his seventh studio album, Clefication with special guest Avicii making an appearance.

August 30, 2014
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Wants Comedy Gig

Kanye West reportedly wants to star in a "laugh out loud comedy".

August 30, 2014
Glenn Cornick Jethro Tull
R.I.P. Glenn Cornick Of Jethro Tull, Dead At 67

Glenn Cornick, the original bassist for Jethro Tull from 1968 to 1970, died in Hilo, Hawaii on Friday August 29 at the age of 67.

August 30, 2014
Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne 2014. Photo Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne, August 30 2014

Adam Lambert is the perfect fill-in for Freddie Mercury. Like Freddie, he is flamboyant pop to Queen’s aggressive rock.

August 30, 2014
The Sports and Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons Get A Make-Over

Classic albums by The Sports and Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons are on the horizon.

August 29, 2014
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett Release Music Video

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are gearing up for the release of their new album, Cheek to Cheek.

August 29, 2014
Billy Idol King and Queens of the Underground
Billy Idol Is Back With Another Album

Billy Idol is jumping back into the public eye in a big way.

August 29, 2014
Wings Venus and Mars deluxe, music news
Paul McCartney Wings Reissues Delayed

Paul McCartney & Wings albums 'Venus and Mars' and 'Wings at the Speed of Sound' have been delayed by over a month.

August 29, 2014
Stevie Ray Vaughan Epic Collection
Steve Ray Vaughan 12 Disc Set On The Way

Stevie Ray Vaughan's complete output while recording for Epic Records is being compiled in one box set.

August 29, 2014
ZZ Top, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ZZ Top Cancel All Upcoming Dates

ZZ Top have cancelled their current US after yesterday announcing it had been suspended.

August 29, 2014
Steve Albini
Steve Albini To Speak At Face The Music

Nirvana recording engineer Steve Albini is heading to Melbourne as keynote speaker for the Face The Music conference.

August 29, 2014
Jimmy Barnes, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Jimmy Barnes Confirms Cold Chisel Album Well On The Way

Cold Chisel will release a brand new album in 2015.

August 29, 2014
Gossling Covers Vance Joy, Everclear

Gossling has released a limited edition EP with covers of songs by Vance Joy and Everclear.

August 29, 2014
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra To Play Trio Of Shows

Kimbra will perform three shows in November to showcase her new album ‘The Golden Echo’.

August 29, 2014
Barry White, Noise11, Photo
Barry White 70th Celebrated With Classic 5CD Box

Soul legend Barry White would be turning 70 on September 12, The music legend died at age 58 in 2003.

August 29, 2014
Angus Young of AC/DC. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Phil Rudd Confirms AC/DC Album Done In 10 Days

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has confirmed that the next AC/DC album is finished and was done in just 10 days. Rudd says the album is “stunning”.

August 29, 2014
Bruce Springsteen Outlaw Pete
Bruce Springsteen Writes Children’s Book

Bruce Springsteen is adding a new vocation to his resume, children's book author.

August 29, 2014