December 19, 2017 6 Comments
As victims from the music industry come forward with their stories, Crikey asks what is it that is unique to the music scene that allows this behavior to flourish?
November 29, 2017 7 Comments
The legendary AC/DC guitarist, whose funeral was this week, was remembered as a loyal and loving artist.
November 22, 2017 6 Comments
Our favourite (not necessarily in a good way) political party songs.
October 26, 2017 9 Comments
Born in New Orleans Ninth Ward, where he lived until Hurricane Katrina drove him out, Fats Domino left school at grade four, and worked as an iceman’s apprentice, until his uncle taught him piano. And that was that.
October 3, 2017 8 Comments
News outlets were free fallin' into fake news cycles when CBS reported Tom Petty's death.
June 2, 2017 3 Comments
The primary appeal of Sgt Pepper has, from the very beginning, been as much about nostalgia as music.
April 7, 2017 5 Comments
The complicated legacy of a modestly remunerated session musician who changed pop music forever.
December 23, 2016 5 Comments
A very Crikey Christmas.
November 29, 2016 8 Comments
With summer music season upon us, the debate around pill testing has been revived. Should drug users be able to tell if they are consuming what they think they are, or does pill testing encourage drug use? Crikey intern Tamsin Rose reports.
November 14, 2016 11 Comments
His voice was not suited to the times, at first; soon, the times remade themselves for his voice.