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Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Simon, James Taylor To Play Sting Benefit

When Sting and his wife, Trudy Styler, first announced their 25th Anniversary Rainforest Fund Benefit Concert, there were no other artists set for the event. Ticket buyers had to take it on faith that a big name show would be put together.

March 24, 2014
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith, Allmans, Outkast Due Record Store Day

Legacy Recordings has released a list of their Record Store Day line-up of releases that includes artists from Aerosmith to Dean Martin.

March 24, 2014
Don Henley, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Eagles Add 15 More US Dates

Eagles have expanded their History of The Eagles tour into October.

March 24, 2014
Example Lines Up Collaborations

Example is "up for" working with Olly Murs and has also discussed writing a song with One Direction.

March 24, 2014
Gabrielle Aplin, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Gabrielle Aplin To Play Two Intimate Australian Shows

UK singer songwriter Gabrielle Aplin will return to Australia in May for two intimate shows in Sydney and Melbourne.

March 23, 2014
Toby Keith, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Toby Keith Plays Melbourne SETLIST

Toby Keith is as country as it gets, right down to the double entendre song titles, cowboy hats and songs about beer and more beer.

March 23, 2014
Tony Mott photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Mott Launches New Website

Tony Mott, one of Australia’s best known music photographers, has launched a brand new website showcasing his decades of capturing the musical moment.

March 23, 2014
The Cat Empire
The Cat Empire Play 1000th Show

The Cat Empire turned 1000 shows old on Friday night with a hometown gig for the people of Melbourne.

March 23, 2014
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Debuts 11 Minute G.U.Y. Epic

Lady Gaga has debuted her latest music video.

March 23, 2014
Brian Johnson, AC/DC 2010 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Johnson Is The New Where’s Wally

AC/DC singer Brian Johnson is popping up all over the place. Johnson is fast becoming the new ‘Where’s Wally’.

March 23, 2014
Neil Finn photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Finn Dreams Of Jimmy Barnes And Teapots And Videos It

Neil Finn says he had a strange dream last night. It was about Jimmy Barnes and a teapot.

March 23, 2014
Record Store Day Australia
Angels, Easybeats, Stevie Wright, Rose Tattoo Vinyl Coming Record Store Day

Classic albums by Stevie Wright, Rose Tattoo, The Angels and The Easybeats will be reissued on vinyl for Record Store Day Australia.

March 23, 2014
Kylie Minogue and David Walliams
Kylie Minogue Heartbroken As Jason Donovan Chooses David Walliams Over Her VIDEO

Kylie Minogue has sung her broken heart out for one of her funniest performances ever.

March 22, 2014
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Sets UK And Europe Tour Dates, Thanks Australia for No 1

Kylie Minogue will head back on the road for her ‘Kiss Me Once’ UK and European tour in September.

March 22, 2014
Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ian Anderson To Release Deluxe Edition of Homo Erraticus

Ian Anderson’s third instalment of the story of Gerald Bostock ‘Homo Erraticus’ will be available as a limited edition 4 disc set with 60 page hardback book.

March 22, 2014
Kylie Kiss Me Once
Kylie Minogue Debuts At No 1 ARIA ALBUMS

Kylie Minogue debuts at No.1 with her twelfth studio album and now fourth No.1 album “Kiss Me Once”, which is her first chart-topping album in just under six-and-a-quarter years.

March 22, 2014
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Pharrell Williams Happy Becomes Longest Running No 1 Artist Of The Decade ARIA SINGLES

Pharrell Williams is atop the ARIA Singles Chart for an eleventh week with his Oscar nominated track “Happy”, which is also spending a twelfth week a the top of the New Zealand charts, plus the song is now the longest running No.1 for this decade.

March 22, 2014
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Brian Johnson Joins Billy Joel For AC/DC Classic In New York

Billy Joel fans were treated to an added bonus in New York last night. AC/DC’s Brian Johnson joined Billy on stage to perform ‘You Shook Me All Night Long’.

March 22, 2014
Dan Auerbach, The Black Keys: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Black Keys New Album Revealed By Mike Tyson

The Black Keys are about to release a new album and we have boxing superstar Mike Tyson for the news.

March 22, 2014
Dave Stewart VaVOOM
Dave Stewart Reveals Scenes From His Rock N Roll Circus

While Russell Crowe was rounded up the animals for this Noah movie premiere last week, Dave Stewart was gathering the Rock and Roll Animals for his circus ‘VaVoom’.

March 22, 2014
Billy Joel and Jimmy Fallon
Billy Joel And Jimmy Fallon Sing Together Using Aussie App

Billy Joel and Jimmy Fallon have recorded a doo-wop song together using Australian technology.

March 22, 2014
Helpmann Awards 2014
Helpmann Awards Confirmed For Sydney In August

The Helpmann Awards, Australia’s premier awards for the live entertainment and performing arts industry, will return to Sydney in August.

March 22, 2014
Kate Bush
Kate Bush To Perform Live For First Time Since 1979

Kate Bush has announced a series of shows in London, her first live performances since 1979.

March 21, 2014
Ben Salter
Ben Salter, Courtney Barnett Awarded PPCA Recording Grants

Ben Salter and Courtney Barnett are two of five artists named to receive recording grants from PPCA and the Australia Council.

March 21, 2014
Icehouse, Iva Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Iva Davies Reissues Ballet and Boar

Iva Davies has reached back into this side-projects to bring back the rare ‘Razorback’ soundtrack and his ballet ‘Boxes’.

March 21, 2014
Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Elton John Classic Reissue Leads New Releases For W/C March 21, 2014

Elton John's classic Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, now with added Ed Sheeran, leads the weeks music releases this week.

March 21, 2014
Doc Neeson photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Doc Neeson Releases First Song In Seven Years

Doc Neeson, the former lead singer of The Angels and Red Phoenix, has released ‘Walking In The Rain’, his first new song in seven years.

March 21, 2014
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Lords Of Summer, Watch The New Song VIDEO

Metallica performed a brand new song 'Lords of Summer' for the first time ever in Bogata, Columbia on March 16.

March 21, 2014
Roy Orbison Mystery Girl
Roy Orbison Classic Mystery Girl Set For Reissue

Roy Orbison's last major album, Mystery Girl, will be reissued in deluxe editions on May 20 via Legacy.

March 21, 2014
Walter Trout, music news,
Walter Trout Needs Liver Transplant Within 90 Days

American Blues legend Walter Trout has been told he needs a liver transplant within 90 days or he will die.

March 20, 2014