Chester Bennington, Linkin Park Singer

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington death shocks music community

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington remembered by friends, family and fans Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has died at the age of 41 on Thursday morning (US time), according to the Los Angeles Coroner’s Office.... Read more »
Australian National University

ANU to invest $12.5 million in School of Music

The Australian National University will invest $12.5 million in strategic funds in the School of Music over the next five years to ensure a bright future for music teaching and research at... Read more »
David Bowie on stage in 1996. Photograph: Leonhard Foeger/Reuters

David Bowie, the legendary musical superstar, dies at 69

Rock chameleon and one of the most influential recording artists of all time, David Bowie,  passed away on January 10, 2016, after a battle with throat cancer. The 69-year-old released his 25th... Read more »

Apple in talks with musicians for exclusive streaming deals

Apple Inc has approached more than a dozen musicians, including British band Florence and the Machine, in an effort to sign exclusive deals for some of their music to be streamed on... Read more »

Grammys 2015: Sam Smith shines at the annual music awards

British singer Sam Smith wins Four Grammy Awards while Beck, Beyoncé and Pharrell also took home a haul The British singer Sam Smith is celebrating after enjoying a fantastic night at the Grammy... Read more »

Ultimate Sydney Festival Guide for long weekend: January 23 – 26

Every January, Sydney Festival enlivens and transforms Sydney with a bold cultural celebration based on the highest quality art and big ideas. This weekend is the final weekend of Sydney Festival 2015. Make... Read more »