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The Darkness Debut New Song ‘Jussy’s Girl’

The Darkness have a new song titled ‘Jussy’s Girl’ which we can only assume is a polite nod to the Rick Springfield hit 'Jessie's Girl'.

September 27, 2021
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Rolling Stones Open No Filter Tour In St Louis With ‘Street Fighting Man’

The Rolling Stones kicked off their first official show for the 2021 ‘No Filter’ tour with the classic ‘Street Fighting Man’.

September 27, 2021
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New Dates For Victorian Opera Production of Tommy

Victorian Opera has rescheduled The Who’s rock opera Tommy for new dates in 2022.

September 27, 2021
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R.I.P. George Frayne, Commander Cody of Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen at 77

George Frayne, the Commander Cody in 70s Country Rock act Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen has died at age 77.

September 27, 2021
Guns N Roses perform at the MCG in Melbourne on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Guns N Roses are touring Australia on their Not In This Lifetime tour. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Guns N’ Roses Tour Moves To 2022

Guns N' Roses Australian tour has been bumped to 2022 due to the Covid restrictions in the country.

September 27, 2021
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Australian Album Chart: Lil Nas X ‘Montero’ Is No 1

The first studio album for American rapper and singer Lil' Nas X titled "Montero" debuts at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

September 26, 2021
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Alan Lancaster of Status Quo Has Died In Sydney At Age 72

Alan Lancaster, the bass player for Status Quo from 1967 to 1985, has died at his home in Sydney at the age of 72.

September 26, 2021
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The T.Rex Classic ‘Electric Warrior’ Turns 50 Today

‘Electric Warrior’, the sixth album but first breakthrough for T. Rex, was released on this day on 24 September 1971.

September 24, 2021
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‘Tom Petty Somewhere You Feel Free’ To Screen Worldwide In Cinemas

The Tom Petty documentary on the making of his album ‘Wildflowers’ ‘Tom Petty Somewhere You Feel Free’ will screen in cinemas around the world in October.

September 24, 2021
Drummer Roger Taylor of Queen performs at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Queen’s Roger Taylor Debuts Solo ‘The Clapping Song’

Queen co-founder and drummer Roger Taylor has thrown out some frivolity as a taster for his solo album ‘Outsider’. Check out his new ditty ‘The Clapping Song’.

September 24, 2021
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Cat Stevens 50th Anniversary ‘Teaser and the Firecat’ On The Way

Cat Stevens ‘Teaser and the Firecat’ album will turn 50 on 1 October. A 50th anniversary box set is on the way.

September 24, 2021
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Nirvana Nevermind Turns 30 With 1992 Melbourne Concert Added

Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ has turned 30 years old today. The album will be re-reissued for the 30th with a complete recording of Nirvana’s Melbourne concert on 1 February, 1992 at The Palace, St Kilda.

September 24, 2021
John Mayall photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Mayall Says His Touring Days Are Over

Blues legend John Mayall has decided to end his world of touring. The 87 year old performer is giving up the road.

September 23, 2021
Jackson Browne performs at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Friday 1 April 2016.
Jackson Browne Song To Feature In New Danny Glover Movie

Jackson Browne’s ‘Until Justice Is Real’ will be heard over the end credits to the new Danny Glover movie ‘How Does It Feel To Be A Problem’.

September 23, 2021
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Genesis Plays First Show Since 2007

Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks played their first show as Genesis this week in Birmingham England.

September 23, 2021
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‘Before The End’ Movie Plans To Deconstruct Jim Morrison

‘Before The End – Searching For Jim Morrison’, a movie by Jeff Finn, plans to reconstruct the life of Jim Morrison.

September 23, 2021
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The Rolling Stones Debut ‘Living In The Heart Of Love’ Video

The Rolling Stones have debuted a video for ‘Living In The Heart of Love’, one of the previously unreleased songs coming soon on the expanded ‘Tattoo You’ reissue.

September 23, 2021
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Peter Hood, Drummer for Australian Surf Rock Band The Atlantics, Dies Aged 72

Peter Hood, a founding member of Australian surf rock band The Atlantics, has died after a long illness.

September 23, 2021
Michael Stipe of REM 3 April 2005 at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Michael Stipe Rules Out R.E.M. Reunion

Michael Stipe says speculation of a R.E.M. reunion is "wishful thinking".

September 23, 2021
Jennifer Lopez: Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Jennifer Lopez Reflects On Being Brand Ambassador

Jennifer Lopez has reflected on how it was "taboo" for artists to serve as brand ambassadors in the late '90s and early 2000s.

September 23, 2021
Duran Duran in Austin Texas photo by Ros O'Gorman
Duran Duran At Each Other’s Throats During Album Sessions

Duran Duran were "at each other's throats" making their new album in lockdown.

September 23, 2021
Tim Finn photo by Ros O'Gorman
Split Enz To Release Forenzics Project In 2021

Tim Finn has confirmed a new Split Enz project Forenzics is being worked on for 2022.

September 22, 2021
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Fugees Reform For World Tour

Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel have reformed Fugees. The 90s hip-hop group has announced their first world tour in 25 years and first shows in 15 years.

September 22, 2021
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Vanilla Fudge Pay A Final Tribute To Tim Bogert

Members of Vanilla Fudge paid tribute to their late co-founder Tim Bogert at a private event in New Jersey this week.

September 22, 2021
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Richard H. Kirk of Cabaret Voltaire Dead At 65

Richard H. Kirk, a founding member of UK electronic act Cabaret Voltaire, has died at the age of 65.

September 22, 2021
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Ariana Grande Obtains Restraining Order Against Stalker

Ariana Grande has filed for a restraining order against an alleged stalker.

September 22, 2021
Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet perform at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday 19 May 2015, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tony Hadley Announces Orchestra Shows

Tony Hadley has added four orchestral gigs to his 40th-anniversary tour.

September 22, 2021
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
The O2 Honor Prince

The O2 has unveiled a special piece of custom artwork commissioned to honour Prince and his record breaking ‘21 Nights in London’ residency at the venue in 2007, and has subsequently kick-started the ‘21 Club at The O2’ to celebrate any artist or performer who has played 21 or more dates at the arena.

September 22, 2021
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher Falls Out Of A Helicopter. Lucky It Was On The Ground

Liam Gallagher has cancelled his Belfast gig after he split his nose open falling out of a helicopter.

September 22, 2021
Brian Cadd and Glenn Shorrock perform at the Palais Theatre in Melbourne on Sunday 24 June 2015 as part of the APIA Good Times Tour 2015 (photo by Ros O’Gorman)
Brian Cadd and Glenn Shorrock Get Together Again For Two Amigos Tour

Brian Cadd and Glenn Shorrock have been mates for more than half a century. 52 years ago they were in the band Axiom together. In 2022 they will be together again for another round of the Two Amigos tour across Australia.

September 21, 2021