Prince was battling waves of sore throats and frequent upset stomachs in his final months, his personal chef has revealed.
The actor and singer is performing a cabaret with songs spanning many genres.
Tinalley String Quartet will premiere their Song Cycle alongside works by Ravel, Dvorak and Nigel Westlake at the Recital Centre on Wednesday May 4.
The walking dead will take over 170 Russell on Friday, May 13 when "Lucifer rock" outfit Neptune Power Federation joins the Viking thunder of Barbarion and riff-punks As A Rival.
For 80 years, Liberty Victoria has worked for equality and freedom as one of Australia's leading civil rights organisations.
Vance Joy at the Riverstage, Saturday, April 30.
The grief we feel over celebrities reflects the need for grieving in our own lives..
No Guy Sebastian, but the locals who will be part of voting at Eurovision have some shared history.
Mark this one in the file 'had to happen, but so glad it did'. Trevor Noah's The Daily Show has turned some of Donald Trump's weird boasts into a rap song.
By Sarah Wiedersehn and Danielle McGrane
Knowledge is power in the new DIY music industry but keeping it real is everything else, writes Michael Dwyer.
Authorities in Minnesota obtained a search warrant in connection with the death of pop star Prince and also won a court order to keep the findings secret, documents showed Thursday.
MUSIC BACH SUITES ★★★ Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Hamer Hall, April 28-30
This concert ranged from spectacular Lisztian "heavy metal" to an exquisite Chopin nocturne, all beautifully played.
In a rudimentary classroom on the outskirts of Dili, a bowler-hatted man with an extravagant moustache has his audience transfixed.
Beyonce has put the Jay Z cheating rumours to rest by dedicating a song to her "beautiful husband" during the opening show of her tour in Miami, Florida.
When Axl Rose was shockingly named the replacement lead singer for AC/DC, the band's fans immediately began to question the decision.
Comedian Ricky Gervais has a solution to quieten the inevitable complaints from Donald Trump if he doesn't become American president in November.
Who knew? Not just a pop star but a secret agent of destruction, according to a radio shock jock called Jones.
Canberra's live music scene is being slowly strangled by planning, liquor licencing, and noise red tape, according to peak local and national music bodies.
Chairman Michael Ullmer said it's possible the orchestra will face another deficit in 2016.
Down Periscope and up Facebook as the Australian TV personality and pop star looks for a new way to find her audience.
So Kanye West really does have a sense of humour.
Separately or together, Alex Gow and Dan Kelly are living the dream.
In some rare positive news for fans, one of the Prince's old bands The Revolution, have announced they will get back together in tribute to the late star.