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‘The Feelers’ frontman admits refusing blood test

Lead singer of popular Kiwi band 'The Feelers' James Reid has admitted to refusing a blood test after being stopped by police in Christchurch...

Ozzy Osbourne feuds with Kanye West over ‘anti-Semitism’

The rock legend has said he wants “no association” with the rapper. Aging British rocker Ozzy Osbourne has said that he forbade Kanye West from...

James Keith – Life is Good Today album to feature new single ‘Reason to Believe’

A new album from James Keith with featured single ’Reason to Believe’. ‘Reason to Believe’ is a song with a positive message that encourages resilience,...

American country music icon Toby Keith dies aged 62 after battle with stomach cancer

Singer Toby Keith had revealed his stomach cancer diagnosis in 2022. Chart-topping American country music singer Toby Keith, one of the most recognizable performers in...

Rapper arrested after winning three Grammy Awards

Killer Mike has been booked on a charge of misdemeanor battery for an alleged backstage incident at the showpiece event. US rapper Killer Mike was...

Record label to drop Roger Waters over Israel comments – Variety

The Pink Floyd co-founder has previously claimed that the split was caused by pressure from the company’s pro-Israeli owners. German music company BMG is reportedly...

Happy Australia Day New Album Release: Lance Friend ‘All Australian Made’

Occasionally a talent comes along whose music is ageless and country singer songwriter Lance Friend is an artist who delivers his own honest, intelligent...

Aly Cook – The ‘Five Times August’ interview

  Aly Cook is regularly featuring freedom artist interviews from the 2023-2024 Freedom playlist. Let's support those musicians who stand against the narrative and stand...

TLC cancel NZ and Australian shows

American girl group TLC has cancelled their upcoming tour in New Zealand and Australia, which was part of their CrazySexyCool Anniversary tour. The tour was...

‘Back to Black’: Amy Winehouse biopic sparks outrage among fans

'Back to Black', a biopic about the late singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse starring Marisa Abela, has been met with controversy and criticism from fans and...

‘The Feelers’ frontman facing charges as reunion tour continues

Reid is facing charges for allegedly not stopping for police and refusing a blood test in Christchurch on Boxing Day. Reid is scheduled to reappear...

Watch: Brawl erupts between bouncers and patrons at Canberra music festival Summernats

A violent brawl erupted at the Summernats car festival in Canberra this weekend. The fight broke out between security guards and attendees and was captured...

Grammy winner Michael Bolton cancels tour dates due to brain tumour

Michael Bolton, the Grammy-winning artist, has announced a temporary break from performing due to health reasons. He revealed in a Facebook post that he underwent...

Juicy Fest Wellington marred by gang-related violence

A man, who attended Juicy Fest in Wellington with his wife and two friends, expressed his disappointment and concern over the event being marred...

Charlie’s Attic – Mumma: A celebration of the love & strength of mums

Mumma’ is the new single by Country/Alt Country duo Charlie’s Attic. The follow-up to their 2022 release ‘Misery Loves Company’, ‘Mumma’ is a very personal...

Shakira pays $7 million to dodge jail risk

Shakira has reached a settlement in her tax fraud case. Pop singer Shakira has chosen to settle the €14.5 million ($15.7 million) tax fraud case...

Snoop Dogg clarifies ‘giving up smoke’

The Grammy-winning rapper and marijuana aficionado caught his his 83 million Instagram fans' attention before going on to promote a fire pit. Noted marijuana smoker...

Snoop Dogg makes tough puff decision

The rap icon asked fans to “respect my privacy” as he revealed he is putting the pipe down for good. Snoop Dogg, one of pop...

The Blue Shamrocks – Through the Years

Brisbane based country music band the Blue Shamrocks have just released ‘Through the Years’, a heartfelt and timeless sounding track that combines traditional waltz...

Music mogul Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs accused of rape and sex trafficking

The rapper’s legal team has rejected the allegations as “blatant blackmail”. Hip-hop icon Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs has been accused in a US federal court by...

Kiwi musician Pat Urlich sentenced to prison for sex offending

Urlich was a member of 80s Kiwi new wave pop group Peking Man which had commercial success with the hit 'Room that Echoes'. Urlich was...

Rise like Lions – Paul Seils Jnr

Aly Cook is regularly featuring freedom artist interviews from the 2023-2024 Freedom playlist. Lets support those musicians who stand against the narrative. Please follow...

Veteran singer Eddie Low embarks on NZ Highwaymen tour following recent surgery

On Thursday 9 November, legendary singer Eddie Low kicked off a four-show extention tour in Kerikeri as part of the NZ Highwaymen, despite having...

NZ Highwaymen continue their sell out Tour

By popular demand the New Zealand Highwaymen are back on the road adding 4 more shows in Kerikeri, Papakura, Rotorua and Kawerau. Over 8000 tickets...

It’s been ‘Rocktober’ for Sisters in Country with awards and a NEW Release ‘My Hearts Already There’

Following on from 2 national airplay number one hits in Australia, with ‘Hey Jolene ‘ and ‘That’s What We Do’, comes the much anticipated...

The Beatles announce release of final song featuring Lennon’s vocals

UK rock band The Beatles announced Thursday the release of their final song "Now and Then," originally written and sung by British musician John...

Watch: Freedom New Zealand – Aly Cook

A New Freedom song from New Zealand Singer-Songwriter Aly Cook - Freedom New Zealand. 'The overwhelming message of the song is Unity for restoring democracy...

Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler hit by new sexual assault allegations

The singer, who is 75, is also facing a separate claim filed in a California court last year. Steven Tyler, lead vocalist with the Grammy...

Jase Lansky and his new single Broken

After a series of “Feel Good” songs, AUS Country Rock Artist, Jase Lansky turns to matters of the heart. Like all songs written by Jase...

Jax Tonic – This Old Truck

Hot on the heels of his lead out singles, ‘On The Front Foot’, ‘Country Boy’ and ‘The Journey You’ve Had’, Jax Tonic proudly presents...

MTV awards show canceled over security fears

The organizers have said they could not stage the celebrity-filled event amid the Hamas-Israel war. The 2023 MTV Europe Music Awards show has been canceled...

Arrest made in Tupac Shakur murder probe – media

The rapper died in 1996 after being shot four times on the Las Vegas strip. Police in Nevada have arrested a man in connection with...

Stan Walker releases platinum version of ‘All In’

The kiwi popstar's 2022 album was certified gold recently. This week Walker announced on Instagram he has released a 'platinum version' of his highly successful...

Celebrating The Seekers, 60 years 1962-2022

Keith Potger's solo concert paying respects to The Seekers with audio visual treats and Keith's special tribute to Judith Durham (AO). Keith Potger’s solo tribute...

The Killers frontman describes ‘impossible situation’ with anti-Russian crowd

Rock star Brandon Flowers has said that he faced an “impossible situation” during a recent concert in Georgia, in which the crowd turned on...

NZ Highwaymen continue their sell out tour

By popular demand the New Zealand Highwaymen are back on the road adding four more shows in Keri Keri, Papakura, Rotorua and Kawerau. Over 8,000...

Watch: Legions of fans mourn Sinead O’Connor

The legendary singer was laid to rest on Tuesday. Crowds lined the streets of Bray in Ireland on Tuesday to pay their final respects to...

Eagles co-founder dead at 77

Randy Meisner performed the vocals for the classic Eagles hit ‘Take It to the Limit’. Randy Meisner, co-founder of the Grammy Award-winning rock act the...

Sinead O’Connor dies aged 56

The often-controversial Irish singer was one of the biggest global stars of the 1990s. Irish singer Sinead O’Connor has passed away at the age of...

Grammy winner Tori Kelly hospitalised with severe blood clots

The 30-year-old former American Idol contestant has severe blood clotting around her vital organs, and in her legs. Sources told TMZ the singer was at...

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