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Carlos Santana. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Santana Gets Active For 2015

Santana continues its Corazon tour in 2015 with new dates in the U.S., Mexico and Europe.

December 9, 2014
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting, Al Green Given Kennedy Honors

Sting and Al Green shared in Kennedy Honors on the weekend.

December 9, 2014
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Jonny Greenwood Of Radiohead Wins LA Film Critics Award

Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood has finally taken the big prize from the Los Angeles Film Critics after twice being their runner-up for Best Music Score.

December 8, 2014
The Manhattans Edward Sonny Bivins
The Manhattans’ Edward ‘Sonny’ Bivins Dead At 78

Edward "Sonny" Bivins, a founding member and the baritone for the Manhattans, died at his home on Wednesday morning at the age of 78.

December 8, 2014
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Phil Collins Was No Show For Benefit

When Phil Collins announced that he would be performing at the benefit concert for Little Dreams, the music world thought they were finally going to see the singer come out of retirement from the concert stage.

December 8, 2014
AC/DC Rock or Bust
AC/DC Fans Choose CD Over Download

AC/DC fans have made ‘Rock Or Bust’ the number one album in Australia this week preferring to buy the CD three times more than the download.

December 8, 2014
Bobby Brown, music news,
Bobby Brown To Tour Australia In March

Bobby Brown will return to Australia for shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in March, 2015.

December 8, 2014
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Buffy Sainte-Marie, Black Sorrows To Play Brunswick Music Festival

Canadian folk legend Buffy Sainte-Marie and Melbourne’s own Black Sorrows will perform at the Brunswick Music Festival in 2015.

December 8, 2014
You Am I
You Am I To Release Live Electrified Limited Edition Box

You Am I will release ‘Live Electrified’, a live DVD documenting a complete performance for the band’s recent ‘Hi Fi Daily Double’ tour.

December 8, 2014
Switchfoot Set Australian Dates For 2015

Switchfoot will return to Australia in 2015 for shows in Sydney and Melbourne.

December 8, 2014
Wham Last Christmas
1980s Voted Best Decade For Christmas Hits

The 1980s has been voted as the best decade for producing Christmas hits according to a new study commission by blinkbox.

December 8, 2014
a-ha Prepare To Turn 30

a-ha will celebrate their 30th anniversary in 2015.

December 8, 2014
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Given A Vinyl Make-Over

Fourteen classic Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds albums have been made available for the first time on heavyweight 180g vinyl.

December 8, 2014
Bette Midler photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bette Midler Meets The Royals

Bette Midler was petrified during the Royal Variety Performance because she's "no good with heights".

December 8, 2014
Marc Almond
Marc Almond Returns With New Music

Vocalist and performer Marc Almond has announced the release of a new studio album The Velvet Trail for 2015.

December 8, 2014
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Backstreet Boys Reveal Movie Documentary Details

'Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of', a new music documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of the world's biggest ever boy band, will be released in 2015.

December 8, 2014
Joe Perry Merry Christmas
Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Has A Christmas Record

Aerosmith's Joe Perry has released a new holiday EP and he's gotten some help from Johnny Depp.

December 7, 2014
Jimmy Iovine
Jimmy Iovine Opens Up To GQ

Music executive Jimmy Iovine has given a rare and in-depth interview to GQ.

December 7, 2014
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Elton John Confirmed For Eden Sessions

Elton John and his band will visit the Eden Project on Tuesday 16 June 2015 to perform at the Eden Sessions as part of his European tour. This will be Elton's first performance in Cornwall for 30 years.

December 7, 2014
Green Day Jason White
Green Day Touring Guitarist Jason White Diagnosed With Tonsil Cancer

Green Day touring guitarist Jason White is being treated for cancer of the tonsil according to the band's website.

December 7, 2014
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Most Performed Christmas Song 1914-2014

'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town' is the number one Christmas song of the past 100 years.

December 7, 2014
Uncle Frank
Uncle Frank Is Fun Loving Criminals Side-Project

Uncle Frank warms the heart this winter with 'Somethin' Somethin'.

December 7, 2014
AC/DC Rock or Bust
AC/DC Rock Or Bust Is The No 1 Album In Australia ARIA

AC/DC land their fifth No.1 album in Australia this week as the bands seventeenth studio album “Rock or Bust” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart on sales of ▲Platinum first week out.

December 6, 2014
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Taylor Swift Blank Space Spends Third Week Top Of ARIA Singles

Taylor Swift spends a third week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart with “Blank Space”.

December 6, 2014
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Dave Grohl Says There Could Be Sonic Highways Season 2

Foo Fighters have enough footage from their Sonic Highways series that they could make a season two.

December 6, 2014
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Phil Rudd Murder Threat Details Emerge

The prosecutors in New Zealand have, for the first time, detailed the situation that brought AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd into police custody.

December 6, 2014
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Annie Lennox Performs For Carols By Kindlelight

Annie Lennox fronted an all-star cast at Abbey Road this week to sing Christmas carols.

December 6, 2014
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Grammy Awards 2015 Complete Nominations List

The nominees for the 57th Grammy Awards for 2015 have been announced.

December 6, 2014
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Ex-Pat Aussies Sia, Iggy Azelea, Keith Urban Line Up For Grammy Nominations

Former Australian residents Iggy Azalea and Sia have a chance at the major Grammy Awards of 2015 after scoring multiple nominations.

December 6, 2014
Coldplay, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay Want A Different Sound For Next Record

Chris Martin says Coldplay's new album 'is the completion of something'.

December 6, 2014