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Ikey Owens photo from Jack White Facebook page
Jack White Cancels All Show After Death Of Ikey Owens

Jack White has cancelled all upcoming shows on his North American tour following the sudden death of his keyboard player ‘Ikey’ Owens.

October 15, 2014
Quincy Jones
Quincy Jones To Receive French Equivalent Of Knighthood

Quincy Jones is set to become a "Commandeur" of the Order of Arts & Letters by the French Ministry of Culture.

October 15, 2014
Noel Gallagher: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher Completes Second High Flying Birds Album

Noel Gallagher announced the completion and release date of the brand new Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds album, Chasing Yesterday on Sour Mash Records.

October 15, 2014
Sir Tim Rice, music news,
Sir Tim Rice Named BMI Icon

Broadcast Music honoured internationally-celebrated lyricist Sir Tim Rice as a BMI Icon at the 2014 BMI London Awards.

October 15, 2014
Debbie Harry, Blondie
Debbie Harry Talks About Her Sexual Attention

Debbie Harry has been the focus of "sexual attention" since she was a little girl.

October 15, 2014
Glenn Campbell images photo
Watch And Listen To Glen Campbell’s Final Song

The video has been released for Glen Campbell's final recording, I'm Not Gonna Miss You.

October 15, 2014
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
MTV To Honor Ozzy Osbourne

MTV is to honor the musical legacy of British rock legend Ozzy Osbourne at the 2014 MTV EMA.

October 15, 2014
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Tony Bennett And Lady Gaga Planning Tour

Expect a tour and another album from the unlikely superstar duo Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga.

October 15, 2014
David Byrne 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
David Byrne To Perform With Alicia Keys For Charity Event

Alicia Keys will take the stage with rock legend David Byrne at Keep a Child Alive's 11th Annual Black Ball event, a yearly gala offering first-time musical collaborations.

October 15, 2014
Black Flag Greg Ginn
Greg Ginn Of Black Flag Accused Of Child Abuse

Is it a case of legal wrangling to get custody of their children or has Black Flag founder Greg Ginn truly been abusing his children in some way?

October 15, 2014
Ted Mulry
Tony Romeril To Honor The Final Work Of Ted Mulry

Tony Romeril, the former lead singer of 70s hit Aussie band Autumn, is working on a new music project to honor the final work of Ted Mulry.

October 14, 2014
Jonny Greenwood performs at ACO Underground in December 2012_02, Noise11, Photo
Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Works With Australian Chamber Orchestra For New Track ‘Water’.

Jonny Greenwood has called the Australian Chamber Orchestra the “best in the world” after working with the Australian ensemble on a new piece titled ‘Water’..

October 14, 2014
Ben Harper - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ben Harper To Reform Innocent Criminals For Bluesfest

Ben Harper will play his first global performance with his reformed band The Innocent Criminals at Bluesfest 2015.

October 14, 2014
Foo Fighters Sonic Highway
Foo Fighters Reveal More About Sonic Highways TV Show

Foo Fighters have released another trailer for their upcoming HBO series ‘Sonic Highways’.

October 14, 2014
Nas - Photo By Damien Loverso
Sugar Mountain 2015 Line-Up Features NAS

Sugar Mountain has revealed the line-up for the 2015 with NAS leading the announcement performing his 1994 debut ‘Illmatic’ in full.

October 14, 2014
John Cleese and Taylor Swift
John Cleese Says Taylor Swift Has The “Weirdest Cat I Have Ever Seen”

John Cleese has questioned the authenticity of Taylor Swift’s cat in an interview with Graham Norton on the BBC.

October 14, 2014
Spandau Ballet perform at SXSW 2014
Spandau Ballet To Attend Movie Premiere In Sydney And Melbourne

Spandau Ballet will attend the Melbourne and Sydney premiere of their documentary ‘Soul Boys of the Western World’ in November.

October 13, 2014
Zac Brown Band, Deni Blues and Roots Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Michael Franti, Zac Brown Band Lead Big Sky Blues and Roots Festival Line-Up

Michael Franti and the Zac Brown Band lead the first announcement for the Big Sky Blues & Roots Festival for Deniliquin over Easter 2015.

October 13, 2014
Spoon Set 2015 Australian Dates

Spoon will play Australian dates in February 2015.

October 13, 2014
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Premieres Who’s Gonna Stand Up Video With 92 Piece Orchestra

Neil Young has premiered the ‘Who’s Gonna Stand Up?’ video, the first taste of his new album ‘Storytone’.

October 13, 2014
The Script, music news,
The Script and Labrinth To Tour April May

Power-trio The Script will return to Australia in April.

October 13, 2014
David Bowie and Maria Schneider
LISTEN Guy Garvey Debuts David Bowie Sue On The BBC

David Bowie’s brand new song ‘Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime) debuted on BB6 over the weekend on Guy Garvey of Elbow’s radio show ‘Guy Garvey’s Finest Hour’.

October 13, 2014
Robert Rigby Signs Paulini To Decca

Robert Rigby, the man behind the platinum success of Russell Morris, has signed Paulini to iconic record label Decca for a new album.

October 12, 2014
Zac Brown Band, Deni Blues and Roots Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Zac Brown Band To Release Greatest Hits Record

The Zac Brown Band will release their first greatest hits record in November. The Zac Brown Band are one of America’s biggest selling acts and one of the few acts left who sell in the millions.

October 12, 2014
Rhys Darby in The Boat That Rocked
REVIEW: Rhys Darby, Melbourne October 12 2014

Rhys Darby has one of the funniest shows you will see on stage in Australia this year. He even has a hard time upstaging his opening act – himself.

October 12, 2014
The Dead Daisies
The Dead Daisies To Set Sail With Kiss And Cheap Trick

The Dead Daisies are going cruising throughout the Caribbean on the Norwegian Pearl with Kiss and Cheap Trick in November before returning to Australia for their own shows.

October 12, 2014
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Port Fairy Folk Festival Line-Up Includes Sinéad O’Connor, Steve Poltz

Sinéad O’Connor, Steve Poltz and Charlie Musselwhite together with Australia’s John Butler Trio, Christine Anu and The Black Sorrows will perform for the Port Fairy Folk Music Festival in 2015 in Victoria.

October 12, 2014
Paul McCartney with Newman
Listen To Paul McCartney Destiny Game Song Hope For The Future

‘Hope For The Future’, a new song from Paul McCartney written for the computer game Destiny has popped put with little fanfare.

October 12, 2014
Crosby Stills Nash and Young photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young And David Crosby Feud Ends Crosby Stills Nash & Young

Crosby Stills Nash & Young is over as a touring band, according to Neil Young but David Crosby has gone further ruling out any more performances together.

October 12, 2014
Hamish Anderson
Hamish Anderson, The Aussie Guitarist B.B. King Has Noticed

Hamish Anderson is the Melbourne blues guitarist even B.B. King is taking notice of.

October 12, 2014