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Question mark hovers over 'tragic' music festival deaths

Question mark hovers over 'tragic' music festival deaths

"These are healthy young people and these are lives that should never be lost." 

  • by Broede Carmody

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Slave to the jazz master's rhythm

Slave to the jazz master's rhythm

For this husband and wife duo, playing in big-name ensembles means always being ready to pack your bags and follow the leader.

  • by Jessica Nicholas
Dave Grohl's mum hits Brisbane with rock stories and cautionary tales
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Dave Grohl's mum hits Brisbane with rock stories and cautionary tales

Foo Fighter Dave Grohl's mother Virginia Hanlon Grohl tells how musicians' mothers help their sons and daughters negotiate the snakes and ladders of the rock and roll industry.

  • by Tony Moore
Neil Finn makes debut with Fleetwood Mac on Ellen
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Neil Finn makes debut with Fleetwood Mac on Ellen

The Crowded House frontman joined the band in April after they fired leading songwriter Lindsey Buckingham.

  • by Robert Moran
Hold the line: '80s power-rockers Toto to play Falls Festival

Hold the line: '80s power-rockers Toto to play Falls Festival

The dad-rock stalwarts will bless the rains down at the next Falls Festival, leading the festival's lineup reveal on Friday morning.

  • by Robert Moran
Phil Collins to bring Not Dead Yet tour to Australia in January

Phil Collins to bring Not Dead Yet tour to Australia in January

The famed drummer and singer will make five stops down under.

  • by Martin Boulton
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The day Aretha Franklin turned the tables on me
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Opinion

The day Aretha Franklin turned the tables on me

"I had a question for you," the Queen of Soul said, as the rest of the starstruck table looked on. It wasn't what I expected.

  • by Jeff Apter
'Zero-tolerance policy': Falls Festival cracks down on sexual assault
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'Zero-tolerance policy': Falls Festival cracks down on sexual assault

Organisers of the popular music festival have taken action after a string of assaults at the event in the last two years.

  • by Genevieve Rota
Musicians demand 'long-term vision' from federal inquiry

Musicians demand 'long-term vision' from federal inquiry

Parliament will conduct an inquiry into everything from digital streaming to the importance of music festivals.

  • by Broede Carmody & Martin Boulton
'I was so naive': Troye Sivan opens up about his #MeToo moment
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'I was so naive': Troye Sivan opens up about his #MeToo moment

"I had no idea how to check if someone was legit or not. [He] promised the world to me."

  • by Michael Koziol & Ben Grubb
Usher joins other icons to headline RnB Fridays Live in November

Usher joins other icons to headline RnB Fridays Live in November

The superstar singer will be joined by Salt-N-Pepa, Lil Jon, T-Pain, Estelle and more on an Australian tour.

  • by Genevieve Rota