JOE JACKSON TO RELEASE NEW STUDIO ALBUM ‘FOOL’ ON JAN 18!

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Following the 2015 release of the critically acclaimed “Fast Forward”, legendary songwriter Joe Jackson has announced the release of his new studio album “Fool”. The record, which is the 20th studio album of Jackson’s career, was the fulfilment of a career-long dream: to finish a tour and head straight into the studio with the band firing on all cylinders. For Joe Jackson, the …

CHRISSY AMPHLETT ANNOUNCED AS THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA 2018 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE

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Each year, The Awards are proud to induct local legends into The Age Music Victoria Awards Hall of Fame, recognising significant contributions to Victorian music and a commitment to sustaining the unique cultural fabric of our state. In 2018, The Age and Music Victoria are proud to announce the induction of Divinyls frontwoman and Victorian legend Chrissy Amphlett, after recently …

STEVE BALBI HITS MODERN LOVE FOR SIX – NEW SINGLE ‘MODERN LOVE’ OUT NOW

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Singer, composer, performer and producer, Steve Balbi (Noiseworks, Electric Hippies, Mi-Sex) has returned with his new single, Modern Love, landing at #3 on the iTunes rock singles chart. The song casts an eye over modernity, reflecting upon love in a world dictated by technology and technocracy. Transcending rock and pop as it coalesces sentimentality and soul, Modern Love fuels an irreverent …

TRACY MCNEIL & THE GOODLIFE DROP NEW SINGLE ‘STARS’

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Tracy McNeil & The GoodLife’s new single STARS has been enjoying a stellar reception from radio, with Triple & Double J, ABC Melbourne, PBS, 3RRR, 2SER and 4ZZZ just a few of the stations getting behind it. With the single available today, the band have released the video for Stars.  Shot on an 8mm camcorder, the clip was produced over …

ALT-COUNTRY ARTIST JAMES VAN COOPER ON STAGE AT THE STAG & HUNTER HOTEL – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27TH

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Alt-Country artist James Van Cooper is on tour to celebrate the release of his red-hot debut album ‘Coming Home’ and will be bringing the tour too Newcastle’s Stag & Hunter Hotel this Saturday, 27 October, James has also announced a new support artist, popular local Newcastle folk singer-songwriter, Georgina Grimshaw, following the withdrawal of Axle Whitehead from the tour due to health …

RUFUS WAINWRIGHT RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA FOR HEADLINE DATES THIS FEBRUARY

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RUFUS WAINWRIGHT, one of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation, announces his return to Australia in February 2019. With special shows at LA’s Orpheum Theatre and Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame later this year, Rufus will begin celebrating the 20th Anniversary of his 1998 self-titled debut album, and 2001 follow up Poses. Rufus will bring his …

IAN MOSS ANNOUNCES NEW REGIONAL SOLO ACOUSTIC SHOWS!

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After sold out shows across Australia, guitar and rock legend Ian Moss has added more dates to his National Solo Intimate and Acoustic Regional Tour in 2019 including wrapping up the tour with a special show in his hometown of Alice Springs. Respected as one of Australia’s most iconic musicians, Ian Moss delivers an unforgettable sound. While primarily recognised as an …

BOB SPENCER – SAINTS + MURDERERS – ALBUM OFFICIALLY RELEASED 26TH OCTOBER

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ARIA Award-winning axeman Bob Spencer has torn up stages across the globe in bands Finch, Skyhooks, The Angels and currently Rose Tattoo, over a career spanning 40+ years.  He has released seven chart-topping albums with these bands and yet his voice has never really been heard, until now. Now, the official release of his hard rock debut solo album ‘Saints …

THE SMASHING PUMPKINS PREMIERE VIDEO FOR SILVERY SOMETIMES

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Grammy winning seminal rock band The Smashing Pumpkins have premiered a stunning new companion video for current single Silvery Sometimes (Ghosts). Directed by Billy Corgan and longtime visual collaborator Linda Strawberry, the video is a beautifully crafted riff on cult horror movie conventions. The clip sees Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin and Jeff Schroeder challenged to spend the night in a haunted house as part of …