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The Killers photo by Olivia Bee
The Killers Cancel Russia Music Festival

The Killers have pulled out of a music festival in Moscow amid Russia's attack on Ukraine.

March 2, 2022
Rick Nielsen photo Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Cheap Trick Recorded And Released Their First Two Albums In One Year

Cheap Trick’s first two albums were both recorded and released in 1977. ‘Cheap Trick’ came out in February 77 and ‘In Color’ was out seven months later in September. That just doesn’t happen anymore.

March 1, 2022
Gavin Rossdale, Bush: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Gavin Rossdale Has Doubled In Age Since The Release of Bush’s Sixteen Stone

Bush founder Gavin Rossdale has literally doubled in age since the release of the first Bush album ‘Sixteen Stone’ in 1994. Gavin was 27 when his debut album was released, he is now 56.

March 1, 2022
Bjorn Ulvaeus of ABBA
WTF? Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA Goes Country

Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA has gone country, complete with shirt, boots and hat, to pay tribute to his friend Tomas Ledin for his 70th birthday.

March 1, 2022
Neil Diamond photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Diamond Sells Song Catalogue and Master Recordings To Universal

Neil Diamond is the latest artist to sell off the family assets with Universal acquiring his publishing and recordings.

March 1, 2022
Paul Capsis as The Acid Queen in the 2022 Victorian Opera production of Tommy - photo by Jeff Busby
Final Melbourne Tommy Performance Cancelled Due To Covid

The final performance for Victorian Opera's The Who's Tommy has been cancelled due to Covid in the crew.

March 1, 2022
Janet English Spiderbait ADOTG Mt Duneed Winery. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Spiderbait Reactivate for Groovin’ The Moo

Spiderbait will get together again for Groovin’ The Moo.

March 1, 2022
Tears for Fears
Tears For Fears Set For First UK No 1 In 33 Years

Tears For Fears are heading for their third UK Number 1 album this Friday with The Tipping Point.

March 1, 2022
Martin Fry ABC
ABC’s Martin Fry Was Horrified By Diagnosis At Age 27

ABC singer Martin Fry felt “guilty” about getting diagnosed with cancer during his band’s heyday.

March 1, 2022
Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Soundwave, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Green Day Cancel Russia Shows

Green Day have cancelled their upcoming gig in Russia.

March 1, 2022
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eddie Vedder Copped A Serious Case of Covid

Eddie Vedder had a “pretty serious” case of COVID-19.

March 1, 2022
Tinie Tempah - photo by Haylee Cashmere
Tinie Tempah To Start A Fried Chicken Delivery Service

Tinie Tempah is launching a fried chicken delivery service.

March 1, 2022
MC Skibadee
MC Skibadee Dead At 47

MC Skibadee has died aged 47. The news has been announced by the family of the legendary MC, who burst on the scene in the 90s and is widely considered to be a pioneer in the drum and bass genre.

March 1, 2022
Vanessa Amorosi City of Angels
Vanessa Amorosi Credits Dave Stewart As Her Music Industry Mentor

Australia’s Vanessa Amorosi says it was Eurythmics legend Dave Stewart who gave her the direction to success in the cut-throat music industry.

February 28, 2022
The Dirty Knobs External Combustion
Ian Hunter Joins Mike Campbell For the Second Dirty Knobs Album

Mott The Hoople legend Ian Hunter is a special guest on the second album for Tom Petty & The Heartbreaks’ Mike Campbell’s second album from The Dirty Knobs ‘External Combustion’.

February 28, 2022
John Lennon Imagine
Morris, Shorrock, Matthews, Jones and Balbi To Celebrate 50 Years of Imagine

With John Lennon’s classic ‘Imagine’ now past its 50 years mark, Russell Morris, Glenn Shorrock, Wendy Matthews, Jack Jones and Steve Balbi will celebrate the release with performances in Sydney and Melbourne.

February 28, 2022
Australian Road Crew Association
Australian Road Crew Association Withdraws Its Music From Russia In Protest

The Australian Road Crew Association (ARCA) has pulled out its music recordings from the Russian Federation.

February 28, 2022
Mushroom Management
Mushroom Group Expands Its Artist Management Operation

The Mushroom Group has expanded its management business with the newly created division Mushroom Management.

February 28, 2022
Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Tour at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 24 February 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Releases Secret Dance Track

Robbie Williams has released a surprise dance track with Lufthaus.

February 27, 2022
Midnight Oil play the Bowl on their Great Circle Tour 2017 Monday 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Albums: Midnight Oil ‘Resist’ Debuts At No 1

The thirteenth studio album for Midnight Oil called "Resist" becomes their sixth No.1 Album in Australia this week.

February 27, 2022
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Elvis Costello Joins Elton John On The Radio

Elvis Costello joins Elton John's Rocket Hour on Apple Music 1 this weekend to discuss his new album 'The Boy Named If'. He tells Elton about recording the album remotely from his fellow band members, making a conscious effort not to become "complacent", his tour plans for this year and more.

February 27, 2022
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Is Not Quite Ready To Go Solo

Dave Grohl would hate to go solo.

February 27, 2022
Snoop Dogg photo by Ros O'Gorman
Snoop Dogg Files To Dismiss Sexual Misconduct Charge

Lawyers for Snoop Dogg have filed to dismiss a sexual assault and battery lawsuit against the rapper.

February 27, 2022
JAY-Z photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Awarded $4.5m In Legal Win

An appellate court has ruled that JAY-Z is entitled to more than $4.5 million (£3.4 million) in royalties from the sales of his fragrance.

February 27, 2022
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, Photo
John Mayer Tests Positive To Covid For Second Time

John Mayer has tested positive for Covid-19 several weeks after previously contracting the virus.

February 27, 2022
Olly Murs photo by Zo Damage
Olly Murs Cancels Shows Because Of Surgery

Olly Murs has cancelled his summer UK tour after undergoing knee surgery.

February 27, 2022
Russia Banned From Eurovision

Russia has been banned from this year's Eurovision Song Contest.

February 27, 2022
Shawn Mendes
SXSW New Additions Include Paris Jackson and Shawn Mendes

Paris Jackson revealed her SXSW showcase dates earlier in the week. SXSW have also confirmed Shawn Mendes will showcase at the music festival and conference in Austin, Texas in March.

February 26, 2022
Iron Maiden performed at Rod Laver Arena on Monday 9 May 2016. Iron Maiden are touring Australia as part of the Book Of Souls World Tour.
Iron Maiden Had A Ukraine Date Booked In May And Next Stop Was Moscow

Iron Maiden were to perform their first ever Ukraine show this May.

February 25, 2022
Cam Wallace
Motown’s Cam Wallace Continues The Motown Legacy With ‘The Optical’

Motown’s Cam Wallace is taking Motown Records into the future by taking it back to its past.

February 25, 2022