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Kirsty Rivers, music news,
Kirsty Rivers To Lead Victorian Government’s Music Works Program

Australian music industry identity Kirsty Rivers has been appointed to the newly created role of Manager, Contemporary Music for the Andrews Labor Government’s Music Works program as part of Creative Victoria.

May 5, 2015
Peter Garrett of Midnight Oil photo by Ros OGorman
Peter Garrett And Musexpo’s Sat Bisla To Speak At Bigsound 2015

The Bigsound music conference has announced its first round of speakers with Midnight Oil’s Peter Garrett and Musexpo founder and curator Sat Bisla as key speakers.

May 5, 2015
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay, Calvin Harris Back Jameela Jamil Song For Disabled

Why Not People? is the UK's first and only members club solely for disabled people.

May 5, 2015
Kygo, music news,
Kygo Becomes One To Watch

Kygo, 24 year old Norwegian global sensation, is the biggest breaking star in the world right now. What's more, he is on course to become the fastest artist ever to reach one billion streams.

May 5, 2015
Joni Mitchell, Noise11, Photo
Joni Mitchell Prepares To Leave Hospital

Joni Mitchell may be leaving the hospital soon after over a month, according to Associated Press.

May 5, 2015
Kraftwerk photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kraftwerk Take 3D Tour To USA

German electronic pioneers Kraftwerk will play dates in the early fall across North America.

May 5, 2015
Lachy Gillespie and Emma Watkins of The Wiggles, music news,
Purple and Yellow Wiggles To Marry

Emma Watkins, the yellow Wiggle and Lachy Gillespie, the purple Wiggle, have announced their engagement.

May 5, 2015
Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton Pays Tribute To Joe Cocker At 70th Birthday Concert SETLIST

Eric Clapton played the first of his two concerts celebrating his 70th birthday on Friday night at Madison Square Garden with a tribute to Joe Cocker.

May 5, 2015
Brandon Flowers, music news, noise11
Brandon Flowers Is A Rock Star Dad

Brandon Flowers tries to be the best dad he can be when he isn't busy with work.

May 5, 2015
Charli XCX
Charli XCX Avoided Becoming Britney

Charli XCX thought she'd become like Britney Spears after signing a record deal.

May 5, 2015
Meghan Trainor, music news
Meghan Trainor Tried Tinder

Meghan Trainor was on Tinder for 'a hot week'.

May 5, 2015
One Direction, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
One Direction and Katy Perry Are The Top Money Earners Of 2015 (So Far)

Billboard has issued its 2015 survey of the top money makers in music and One Direction is number one followed by Katy Perry.

May 5, 2015
Justin Bieber, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Bieber Admits Tough Times

Justin Bieber thinks he's figured out how to find his way 'through most things'.

May 5, 2015
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears New Song Pretty Girls Took Nine Songwriters To Make

If you needed any more proof that today’s music business is one giant sausage machine then look at this. Britney Spears’ new song ‘Pretty Girls’ has nine songwriting credits.

May 4, 2015
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Adds Passenger For Australian and New Zealand Tour

Ed Sheeran has added Passenger to his upcoming Australian and New Zealand tour in November and December.

May 4, 2015
The Story So Far, music news,
The Story So Far, Man Overboard Australian Tour Dates

Pop-punk bands The Story So Far and Man Overboard will team up for an Australian tour in September.

May 4, 2015
King Parrot Dead Set, music news,
King Parrot Reveal Home Is Where The Gutter Is VIDEO

Melbourne’s King Parrot have a brand new video for their song ‘Home Is Where The Gutter Is’.

May 4, 2015
Mark Ronson, music news,
Mark Ronson Uptown Funk Credits Expanded To Avoid Litigation

Mark Ronson has added five names to the songwriting credits of ‘Uptown Funk’ in a blatant attempt to divert litigation.

May 4, 2015
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Blur The Magic Whip Debuts At No 1 in UK

Blur has officially scored their sixth straight number 1 in the U.K. with The Magic Whip.

May 4, 2015
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters Says Music Biz Full of ‘Rogues and Thieves’

Roger Waters see the dark side of the music' and has very little good to say about the current state of the industry.

May 4, 2015
Weird Al Mandatory Fun, music news,
Weird Al Yankovic Confirms Australian and New Zealand Tour

Weird Al Yankovic Australian and New Zealand dates should be announced any day now.

May 4, 2015
John Oliver, music news,
John Oliver To Tour Australia

Controversial comedian John Oliver will stand-up in Sydney and Melbourne in August.

May 4, 2015
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Confirms One More Black Sabbath Album

Ozzy Osbourne has told a Brazil press conference that he believes Black Sabbath have one more album and tour in them.

May 4, 2015
Josh Groban, Noise11, Photo
Josh Groban Was Terrified To Sing With Kelly Clarkson

Josh Groban says his duet with Kelly Clarkson isn't something people would expect.

May 4, 2015
One Direction, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
One Direction Plan Solo Projects

One Direction's remaining members are apparently feeling the "pressure" to plan a solo career.

May 4, 2015
The Who Live at Shea Stadium 1982, music news,
The Who 1982 Shea Stadium Concert Heads To DVD

The Who 'Live At Shea Stadium 1982' will be released in June on DVD and Blu-ray.

May 4, 2015
John Lennon, music news,
Paul McCartney Compares Kanye West To John Lennon

Paul McCartney has pointed out the similarities of writing with Kanye West and writing with the late John Lennon.

May 4, 2015
Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan Set Euro Dates, Adds US Dates

Bob Dylan will be traveling to the U.K. and Europe this fall for a series of shows.

May 4, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Blur Play First NY Show In 16 Years SETLIST

Blur have returned to New York for the first time in sixteen years.

May 3, 2015
Tame Impala, Photo By Damien Loverso
Tame Impala Earned Zero From Album Sales Outside Australia

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker has revealed that he has made nothing from album sales outside Australia.

May 3, 2015