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Rock and Roll founding father Little Richard remembered

Rock and roll pioneer Little Richard, who passed away at 87 after a battle with bone cancer, was a ...  
The King of Synth-Pop Florian Schneider remembered

Kraftwerk founder and synth-pop virtuoso Florian Schneider has died following a battle with ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: A little ray of sunshine

With many entertainment activities still months away, music man John Turnbull presents a selection ...  
Vale Dave Greenfield: Style and substance of The Stranglers

Legendary keyboardist, vocalist and songwriter Dave Greenfield of The Stranglers has died from ...  
The contest of popularity between our national anthem and national song

History editor Dr Glenn Davies explores the contest of popularity between Advance Australia Fair ...  
Vale Bill Withers: A giant of soul music

The sun has sadly set on the career of influential soul artist Bill Withers, who has died of heart ...  
Mental as Anything frontman Greedy Smith remembered

Loveable larrikin Greedy Smith, the frontman of Australian new wave band Mental as Anything, has ...  
Remembering Ginger Baker: Cream of the crop

Legendary rock drummer Ginger Baker has passed away, having inspired generations of drummers and ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Post Hart Stagger Tool

John Turnbull checks out recent releases from metal groundbreakers Tool, blues chanteuse Beth ...  
Ric Ocasek – Life on the cutting edge

Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the cutting-edge synth-pop group, The Cars, has died of natural ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Dope Ed Lucille Temper

John Turnbull checks out new releases from Country rockers Tempermore, musical tofu Ed Sheeran ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Lil Bob Bruce Raconteur

John Turnbull checks out new releases from trap crossover newcomer Lil Nas X, rock legend Bruce ...  
New Music for Old Ears: Anderson Bad Vampire Throne

It’s time for some new music as entertainment editor John Turnbull checks out recent releases ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Pink Mountain Seeckts Eilish

John Turnbull checks out recent releases from neo-feminist icon P!nk, whimsical folkies The ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Metallica’s Backstreet Regionals

After a hiatus worthy of The Descendents, entertainment editor John Turnbull returns with a bunch ...  
Album review: The Return of Peppermaint Joe

Dan Jensen checks out a new album signalling the return of a band you probably never even knew had ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Lil Star Craigie Muse

John Turnbull checks out recent releases from emo-rapper Lil Peep, stadium rockers Muse, Sydney ...  
New Music Through Old Ears: Twenty Living Desert Butlers

John Turnbull checks out recent releases from Twenty One Pilots, The Living End, John Butler Trio ...  

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