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Eagles at Rod Laver Arena. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Eagles Add More US Dates

The Eagles have added another ten shows to their ‘History of the Eagles’ USA itinerary.

June 21, 2013
Rick Springfield, photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Rick Springfield And Katy Perry To Get Hollywood Walk Of Fame Stars

Australia's Rick Springfield and pop star Katy Perry will soon join the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

June 21, 2013
Keith Richards and Ivan Neville with Don Was
Aaron Neville To Join The Rolling Stones In Philadelphia

Aaron Neville will join The Rolling Stones at their next show in Philadelphia on Friday night.

June 21, 2013
Jason Scheff and Robert Lamm of Chicago at Noise11
Chicago Covers Spiral Starecase With Les Deux Love Orchestra

The legendary Chicago have recorded a cover of an old Spiral Starecase hit with the Les Deux Love Orchestra for what may be the start of an entire album of songs of classic R&B.

June 21, 2013
Blue Sky Riders
Kenny Loggins Puts Blue Sky Riders On The Road

The Blue Sky Riders, featuring Kenny Loggins, Gary Burr and Georgia Middleman, have set a 20 city tour for this summer in support of their album Finally Home.

June 21, 2013
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Kylie Warns The Kids There Are No Shortcuts To Success

Kylie Minogue thinks "there are no shortcuts to learning your craft".

June 21, 2013
Hall & Oates - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Oates Is Building A Discography Song By Song

John Oates is building his already impressive discography month-by-month, single-by-single.

June 21, 2013
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Steven Tyler Wants To Make A Solo Album

Steven Tyler of Aerosmith has some catching up to do.

June 21, 2013
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Black Sabbath Land At 1, Goo Goo Dolls At 8 In USA

A combination of major releases and returning favorites by veteran artists lead to the third best week for vets in the last year as measured by our Veteran Artist Index.

June 21, 2013
Neon Trees
Neon Trees To Support Taylor Swift In Australia

Neon Trees will tour Australia and New Zealand with Taylor Swift for The Red Tour starting in November.

June 21, 2013
Jeffrey Smart Self Portrait 1993
Jeffrey Smart Dead At 91

Australian artist Jeffrey Smart has died of renal failure at the age of 91.

June 21, 2013
Boy George, Noise11, Photo
VIDEO PREMIERE: Watch Boy George ‘Coming Home’

Boy George is back with ‘Coming Home’, a brand new song from producers Dharma Protocol.

June 21, 2013
James Gandolfini
Steve Van Zandt And Journey Remember James Gandolfini

There has been an outpouring of love and admiration in response to the death earlier today of Sopranos star James Gandolfini.

June 20, 2013
James Gandolfini
James Gandolfini Death Shocks Celebs

Celebrities worldwide showed their respects to actor James Gandolfini in tweets after the 51-year Sopranos star died in Italy today from a suspected heart attack.

June 20, 2013
The Break perform at Noise11
The Break Forced To Postpone Sydney Show

The Break have been forced to postpone their show in Sydney on Saturday due to a serious family illness.

June 20, 2013
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Wouldn’t Reject A Judging Role On TV Talent Show

Kylie Minogue thinks 'there are no shortcuts to learning your craft'.

June 20, 2013
Billy Thorpe. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Billy Thorpe 2013 Scholarship Announced

The Billy Thorpe Scholarship has been announced by QMusic in Queensland for 2013.

June 20, 2013
Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert
Toots And The Maytals Dates Cancelled Due To Head Injury From Thrown Bottle

Apparently the injury sustained by Frederick "Toots" Hibbert, leader of Toots and the Maytals, on May 19 was much more serious than originally thought.

June 20, 2013
Cher Would Have Snapped Up The Chance To Appear On The Voice

Cher would have loved to audition for The Voice when she was younger.

June 20, 2013
Chloe Demetria Bow Wow Wow
Bow Wow Wow Enlist New Singer And Tour US With Gene Loves Jezebel

After 32 years as the on-again/off-again lead singer of British new wave band Bow Wow Wow, Annabella Lwin left to work on her solo career.

June 20, 2013
Levon Helm
Levon Helm Get A Boulevard In Upstate New York

Grammy Award winning Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Levon Helm has had a road named in his honour.

June 20, 2013
Ahmet Zappa Because Im Your Dad
Ahmet Zappa Makes The New York Times Best Sellers List

Ahmet Zappa is a hit author. His children’s book ‘Because I’m Your Dad’ has made no. 10 on the New York Times Children’s Best Sellers List.

June 20, 2013
Slim Whitman
Slim Whitman Passes Away At 90

Most people today know him from late-night TV commercials hawking various packages but, for those listening to country from the 50's to the 70's, he was a regular visitor to the airwaves. Slim Whitman died earlier today after being admitted to the hospital on Tuesday after suffering heart problems. He was 90.

June 20, 2013
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Entire Rolling Stones Catalogue Remastered For iTunes

The Rolling Stones have had their entire catalogue of music remastered for iTunes users and released it on the site today.

June 20, 2013
Ash To Perform 1977 In Australia

Ash will return to Australia in August and perform their first official album ‘1977’ in its entirety.

June 20, 2013
Chet Flippo
Music Journalist Chet Flippo Dies At 69

Music, especially the country genre, lost one of its most important writers on Wednesday with the passing of Chet Flippo. Chet died early Wednesday from undisclosed causes. He was 69.

June 20, 2013
Cosmic Psychos
Cosmic Psychos Story Told In Blokes You Can Trust Documentary

A documentary has been made to tell the story of iconic Australian 80s punk band Cosmic Psychos.

June 20, 2013
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
Paul McCartney Weird Al ZZ Top Setlists From Bonnaroo

Bonnaroo 2013, held last weekend, is now just a memory but we've managed to track down set lists for six veteran artists who played the festival, including Paul McCartney's epic 38-song/3-hour show on Friday night.

June 20, 2013
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Australian and New Zealand Dates Confirmed

Justin Bieber will tour Australia and New Zealand in November and December.

June 19, 2013
Emma Louise, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
SXSW Offers Early Submission For 2014

Australian artists wishing to showcase at the South By Southwest Music & Media Festival and Conference in Austin in 2014 will be able to apply earlier this year.

June 19, 2013