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Australian Music Industry Raises A Staggering $25m For Flood Victims

The Australian Music Industry has once again gathered as a show of support to help raise over $25million for flood victims in the recent East Coast floods.

March 14, 2022
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Play First International Shows Since 2019

Prior to performing in Australia for Under The Southern Stars last week, the previous show Black Rebel Motorcycle Club played was in Athens in June 2019.

March 14, 2022
Stone Temple Pilots
Stone Temple Pilots Return To Australia For Only Their Second Time

Stone Temple Pilots only ever toured Australia once before. That was in 2011. STP’s Dean DeLeo tells, “well, its amazing what a few heroin busts will limit you too.”

March 14, 2022
Gavin Rossdale of Bush photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Bush Play Their First International Shows Since Feb ’19 For Under The Southern Stars

Gavin Rossdale has Bush reactivated in Australia for his first international shows since the Bush South American tour of February 2019.

March 14, 2022
Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Cheap Trick Perform Their First Under The Southern Stars Show #SETLIST

Under The Southern Stars is Australia’s first international tour since the pandemic started with Cheap Trick playing their show outside North America since 2018.

March 13, 2022
Bryan Adams at AFL Grand Final media call on Thursday 1 October 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bryan Adams To Be Inducted Into Canadian Songwriting Hall of Fame

Bryan Adams is set to be inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame.

March 13, 2022
Disney Encanto
Australian Charts: Encanto Is At Number One Is A Very Slow Sales Week

With no new major albums competing for the No.1 spot in Australia this week, the Disney soundtrack for 'Encanto' rises three places to spend it's first week at the Album's summit locally.

March 13, 2022
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards Reunites His Xpensive Winos For Performance At New York’s Beacon Theatre

Keith Richards was live again this week, not with the Rolling Stones but plus his solo band The X-Pensive Winos.

March 13, 2022
Stereophonics, Ian Laidlaw, Photo
UK Charts: Stereophonics ‘Oochya’ Is The Number One Album

Stereophonics have secured their eighth UK Number 1 album with Oochya! after outselling their closest competition by 2:1, according to Official Charts Company data.

March 13, 2022
Willie and Bobbie Nelson
Bobbie Nelson, Sister and Backing Singer For Willie Nelson, Has Died Aged 91

Bobbie Nelson, the sister and bandmate of Willie Nelson, has died aged 91.

March 13, 2022
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pink Floyd Pull Music From Digital Platforms In Russia

Pink Floyd have removed their music from streaming services in Russia and Belarus.

March 13, 2022
Hoodoo Gurus Dave Faulkner, photo by Ros OGorman
Hoodoo Gurus Cover Bob Dylan ‘Obviously 5 Believers’ But It Will Become A Rarity Fast

Hoodoo Gurus have covered the lesser-known Bob Dylan song ‘Obviously 5 Believers’ for their new album ‘Chariot of the Gods’ but if you want to own it, you better be fast.

March 12, 2022
Bryan Adams Photo by Ros O'Gorman
As A Kid Bryan Adams Idolised Stevie Wonder

Canadian musician Bryan Adams joined Absolute Radio presenter Leona Graham to chat about his career and his new album ‘So Happy It Hurts’.

March 12, 2022
Rolling Stones Exile On Main Street
Tim Rogers, Adalita and Tex Perkins To Tour Exile On Main Street

After performing the Rolling Stones classic ‘Sticky Fingers’, Tim Rogers of You Am I, Adalita from Magic Dirt and Tex Perkins of Cruel Sea will take ‘Exile On Main Street’ on tour to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stones release.

March 11, 2022
Father John Misty Gods Favorite Customer
Stephen Colbert Presents A Stunning New Father John Misty Song ‘Goodbye Mr Blue’

Father John Misty has a new song ‘Goodbye Mr Blue’ sounding like it has just been transformed right out of the late 60s. Father John Misty performed the song for ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’.

March 11, 2022
Mark Seymour of Hunters and Collectors at Red Hot Summer Bendigo photo by Noise11
Red Hot Summer Victor Harbor And Southport Sell-Out, WA Rescheduled

There is more good news for Red Hot Summer with this weekend’s event in Victor Harbor, South Australia a sellout. So too is the Broadwater Parklands, Southport event in Queensland on 23 April.

March 11, 2022
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Cleared ‘I Will Always Love You’ For Pam & Tommy

Dolly Parton originally rejected the use of I Will Always Love You in TV series Pam & Tommy.

March 11, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
YUNGBLUD Recruits Ozzy Osbourne For Video

YUNGBLUD has seemingly recruited Ozzy Osbourne for his new music video.

March 11, 2022
Dolly Parton in concert photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Says She Will Never Sell Her Rights

Dolly Parton has said "never say never" to selling the rights to her music back catalogue.

March 11, 2022
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Launches Free Mental Health Education Course

Lady Gaga has launched a free online mental health course to help people learn how to be there for themselves and others.

March 11, 2022
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence + The Machine Confirm Fifth Album ‘Dance Fever’

Dance Fever, the fifth album from Florence + the Machine, is set for release May 13. Single “My Love” debuts today alongside a video by acclaimed director Autumn de Wilde.

March 11, 2022
Grimes and Elon Musk Have A Second Child

Grimes and Elon Musk are new parents. The Canadian musician, real name Claire Boucher, revealed in an interview for the April 2022 issue of Vanity Fair magazine that she and the Tesla founder welcomed a daughter via surrogate in December.

March 11, 2022
Mansionair Return With ‘Happiness, Guaranteed’

Mansionair will premiere ‘Happiness, Guaranteed’ on 29 April, their second album.

March 10, 2022
Kate Miller-Heidke announces Helpmann Awards Nominations at Hamer Hall.
Kate Miller-Heidke Releases Heartbreaking Song About Child Abuse ‘You Can’t Hurt Me Anymore’

Australian singer songwriter Kate Miller-Heidke has addressed the evils of child abuse by detailing her personal experiences in a new song ‘You Can’t Hurt Me Anymore’.

March 10, 2022
One Electric Day at Werribee Mansion on Sunday 27 November 2016 with Russell Morris, Icehouse, James Reyne, Jimmy Barnes.
The Weekend’s By The C and Summer Salt Cancelled For Sydney

This weekend’s Sydney edition of By The C, featuring Jimmy Barnes, Mondo Rock, Jon Stevens, Vanessa Amorosi and Ian Moss, has been cancelled due to the wild NSW weather.

March 10, 2022
Mike McClellan
Mike McClellan Delivers Powerful Climate Commentary With ‘You Will Be A Witness’

Australian singer songwriter Mike McClellan has written a powerful statement about humanity ignoring the warnings of climate change in his new song ‘You Will Be A Witness’.

March 10, 2022
Wayne Kramer Facebook profile pic
Wayne Kramer Has An All MC5 And First MC5 Album in 51 Years

Warner Kramer has put together a brand new MC5 line-up with Brad Brooks of Pollo Elastico, Stephen Perkins of Jane’s Addiction, Vicki Randle of Mavis Staples band and Stevie Salas from the David Bowie band.

March 10, 2022
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams To Perform One Off Australian Show While Filming Biopic

Robbie Williams will perform a 60 minute Greatest Hits set at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne in April as part of the filming of his biopic.

March 10, 2022
Sergio Vega Quits Deftones

Deftones bassist Sergio Vega has quit the band.

March 10, 2022
Flea, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Photo By Graham Spillard
Flea Invited John Frusciante Back To Red Hot Chili Peppers

Flea, the bassist of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, convinced guitarist John Frusciante to reunite with the rock band.

March 10, 2022