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  1. The global Blue Screen Of Death incident meant Perth fans were short one sick sludge metal gig.
  2. Stephen Cummings' new EP is a tribute to a dearly departed loved one.
  3. The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts is holding discussions with artists, venues, and music peak bodies.
  4. The President of the Venue Management Association, Phil King, said that Edmondson is the “right leader” for the company.
  5. Find out why guitarist Ryan Phillips hated the classic single 'Until The Day I Die' for about ten years.
  6. The show honours timeless rock icons like Janis Joplin, Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain, Jim Morrison and Jimi Hendrix.
  7. The next great rock stars have arrived in the form of The Last Dinner Party.
  8. Ripple Effect Band is the first group of women from their community to play instruments.
  9. Over 400 nominations were submitted for this year’s Australian Women In Music Awards across 19 categories.
  10. John Mayall, who passed away at age 90, was described as the "Godfather of British Blues."
  11. Australian acts are increasingly smashing it on global on-demand audio streams.
  12. Tones And I, Fred Leone, ABC's Head of Music, Emily Copeland, and many more have been added to this year's massive BIGSOUND.
  13. If reports are true, Dion's appearance will mark the music legend's first performance since being diagnosed with Stiff Person Syndrome in December 2022.
  14. The co-headline run will take place in five cities across Australia in February 2025.
  15. James Baker, who has performed with some of Australia’s all-time greatest rock acts, is in dire need of support.