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French Singer Françoise Hardy Dies At 80

by Paul Cashmere

French pop singer Françoise Hardy has died at age 80 after a 20 year battle with cancer. Hardy was diagnosed with lymphatic cancer in 2004 and later laryngeal cancer.

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Xavier Rudd

Xavier Rudd To Play Live At The Gardens

by Paul Cashmere

Xavier Rudd will perform at Melbourne’s new Live At The Gardens at the Royal Botanic Gardens in November.

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Emma Donovan and Dan Sultan join Archie Roach in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Emma Donovan Refused Two Taxi Rides In Perth By Racist Drivers

by Paul Cashmere

One of Australia’s finest singer songwriters Emma Donovan found racism alive and well when she was refused by two cab drivers at Perth airport.

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KT Tunstall photo by Ros O'Gorman

KT Tunstall To Recieven Ivor Novello Award

by Music-News.com

KT Tunstall is to receive the Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Song Collection.

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Reg Mombassa Nimbin artwork

Lou Bradley’s Nimbin Roots Festival Line-up Revealed

by Paul Cashmere

The date has been set for Lou Bradley’s Nimbin Roots Festival. Lock in 25 to 27 October 2024.

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Cosmo Jarvis is Shogun Photo credit: Kurt Iswarienko/FX

Former Singer Songwriter Cosmo Jarvis Is The Star Of Shōgun

by Paul Cashmere

One time singer songwriter Cosmo Jarvis plays the starring role of John Blackthorne in the hit series ‘Shōgun’ currently streaming on Disney+ and Hulu.

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The Whitlams Black Stump Band Kookaburra

The Whitmans Black Stump ‘Kookaburra’ Gives Clarity To Tim Freedman Stories

by Paul Cashmere

Tim Freedman has been slow cookin’ ‘Kookaburra’ for a few years and slowing serving courses since 2021.

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Sinead O'Connor at Point Nepean, Victoria 2008 photo by Ros O'Gorman

Sinead O’Connor Estate Demands Trump Stop Using Her Music At Rallies

by Music-News.com

Sinead O’Connor’s estate has issued a cease-and-desist letter to Donald Trump to prevent him playing her music at his political rallies.

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Emma Donovan and Dan Sultan join Archie Roach in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Emma Donovan Previews ‘Til My Song is Done’ With Title Track

by Paul Cashmere

Emma Donovan took to Melbourne’s historic Forum Theatre to create a video for the title track to her upcoming album ‘Til My Song Is Done’.

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Amigo The Devil

Amigo The Devil Preps Fourth Album Ahead Of Australian Tour

by Paul Cashmere

Amigo The Devil (Danny Kiranos) will tour Australia in April with a unique blend of folk, country, rock and punk metal with themes of death and murder. Its been called Murderfolk and Dark Folk. Whatever the case, you’ll hear a whole new music genre play out before your eyes and ears.

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Bill Mumy

Bill Mumy Has a New Song ‘Pay No Attention To That’

by Paul Cashmere

Bill Mumy, the singer songwriter who as an actor played Will Robinson in Lost In Space, has a new song and an album on the way.

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Martha Wainwright (photo supplied)

Martha Wainwright To Tour Australia In May

by Paul Cashmere

Martha Wainwright will return to Australia in May for a national tour starting in Brisbane.

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James Taylor performs with his All Star Band in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday 8 February 2017. photo Ros OGorman

James Taylor Expands Australian Tour

by Paul Cashmere

James Taylor has added new shows for Sydney, Melbourne and Perth on his upcoming ‘An Evening With James Taylor’ Australian tour.

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Joni Mitchell at the Newport Folk Festival 2022

Joni Mitchell To Perform Joni Jam Concert With Brandi Carlile At The Hollywood Bowl

by Paul Cashmere

Joni Mitchell will perform at the Hollywood Bowl in October with thanks to Brandi Carlisle and a stack of guests including Annie Lennox, Sarah McLachlan, Marcus Mumford, Wynonna Judd, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes and Lucius.

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Joni Mitchell at the Newport Folk Festival 2022

Joni Mitchell To Perform At The Grammy Awards

by Music-News.com

Joni Mitchell has confirmed she will perform at this year’s Grammys. Joni will sing at the award ceremony on 4 February for the first time in her career.

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Bruce Springsteen To Consult For Movie Album His Album ‘Nebraska’

by Paul Cashmere

Bruce Springsteen is said to have been hired as a consultant on a feature film about the making of his 1982 album ‘Nebraska’.

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Ralph McTell

Legendary Folk Singer Ralph McTell Prepares For Australia In February

by Paul Cashmere

Ralph McTell will start his Australian tour in Sydney on 8 February 2023. There are 15 Australian and two New Zealand dates on the tour, quite a lengthy tour for the 79 year old UK singer songwriter.

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Waxahatchee by Molly Matalon

Waxahatchee Are Right Back At It for 2024

by Paul Cashmere

One of 2024’s first new releases is ‘Right Back At It’ from Birmingham, Alabama’s Waxahatchee.

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Sinead O'Connor at Point Nepean, Victoria 2008 photo by Ros O'Gorman

Sinead O’Connor Died of Natural Causes

by Music-News.com

Sinéad O’Connor died of natural causes, according to the coroner.

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Graham Nash photo by Ros O'Gorman

Graham Nash Says Neil Young and Stephen Stills Collaborations Are Still Possible

by Paul Cashmere

Graham Nash says that it is still possible that Neil Young and/or Stephen Stills will record together again.

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Bob Dylan Quietly Releases 50th Anniversary Collection 1973

by Paul Cashmere

Bob Dylan stealth released a 50th Anniversary Collection of 1973 recordings just before Christmas of rehearsals and alternate takes of the Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid soundtrack.

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Delinski and Mick Thomas

Delsinki & Mick Thomas Honor Dion Hirini With ‘Sunkilda Sinset’

by Paul Cashmere

Delinski and Mick Thomas have brought together the cast of ‘Keep The Circle Unbroken’ to pay tribute to their friend and fellow musician Dion Hirini.

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James Bay Electric Light cover

James Bay Has Solo Dates In Australia for 2024

by Paul Cashmere

UK singer songwriter James Bay will perform sideshows in Australia in addition to his 2024 Summersalt festival shows.

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Dan Sultan at Age Music Vic Awards 2014 photo Ros OGorman

Watch Dan Sultan Perform At Red Rocks

by Paul Cashmere

On August 27, 2023 Australia’s Dan Sultan shared the stage at iconic Colorado venue Red Rocks at the invitation of Vance Joy.

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Missy Higgins AWITG on Sunday 19 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Missy Higgins To Mark 20 Years Of The Sound of White With Concert Performances in 2024

by Paul Cashmere

Missy Higgins will perform her debut ‘The Sound of White’ in 2024 to mark the 20th anniversary of the release of the album.

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James Taylor performs with his All Star Band in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday 8 February 2017. Ros OGorman

James Taylor To Perform First Australian Shows Since 2017 in 2024

by Paul Cashmere

Singer/songwriting legend James Taylor will return to Australia in 2024 for his first tour since 2017.

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Jackson Browne at MCA Melbourne 29 November 2023 photo by Winston Robinson

Jackson Browne Takes Fans on a Deep Dive Journey Across 50 Years #REVIEW

by Paul Cashmere

At one point Jackson Browne commented how he “doesn’t think of himself as 75 and doesn’t think of his beard as grey” but that is what a lifetime of success will do to you. For many people in the room (including myself) who started the Jackson Browne journey with his first album in 1972, this show delivered a deep dive across the entire career.

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James Blunt, Plenary Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman photography

James Blunt Sets November 2024 Australia Dates

by Paul Cashmere

James Blunt is giving you a year to save up for his next Australia tour with dates set for November 2024.

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Gaby Moreno

Grammy Nominee Gabby Moreno To Perform In Australia In 2024

by Paul Cashmere

Latin Grammy Award winner and upcoming Grammy nominee Gaby Moreno will perform in Australia in March 2024.

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Don McLean photo by Bron Robinson

Don McLean Reissues ‘Jerusalem’

by Paul Cashmere

Don McLean has release a 2023 remastered version of ‘Jerusalem’, with proceeds going to the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC).

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