Michael Gudinski may not have been a household name, but he was a major player in the music business. That's why the likes of Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl and Ed Sheeran, among others, are happy to talk about him in a new documentary charting his career.Gudinksi,
(LONDON) -- An Australian man has quite literally struck gold.He discovered a rare gold nugget worth about 240,000 Australian dollars, or about $160,000, while scanning Victoria’s “Golden Triangle” with his metal detector.The man, who did not wish to be named, was scanning the area... Read More.
(SAN DIEGO) -- With a Virginia-class submarine as his backdrop, President Joe Biden on Monday, along with the prime ministers of Australia and the United Kingdom, outlined a multi-phase plan to deliver state-of-the-art, nuclear-powered submarines to Australia, as part of the what's called the... Read More.
Red Hot Chili Peppers are headlining stadiums during their current tour of Australia, but drummer Chad Smith took a brief detour to play a much, much smaller venue.In between shows, Smith showed up at Australia's Cherry Bar to play with a local AC/DC cover... Read More.
When Billy Corgan famously sang "the world is a vampire" on The Smashing Pumpkins' "Bullet with Butterfly Wings," he apparently really did mean the whole world.The Pumpkins are headed all the way to Australia to stage their The World Is a Vampire festival. The... Read More.
It wasn't surprising when Elton John's collaboration with pop star Dua Lipa, "Cold Heart (Pnau Remix)," hit number one in the U.K. -- after all, both artists are British. But apparently, Australia loves them even more.The song, which mashes up four of Elton's previous... Read More.
(MELBOURNE, Australia) -- After immense international backlash, Tennis Australia has reversed course on its ban of spectators donning T-shirts in support of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai at the Australian Open.Peng, who was formerly ranked No. 1 globally in women's doubles, has retreated from... Read More.
(MELBOURNE) -- Novak Djokovic will not be deported or detained on Friday night, but the world's No.1 tennis player will need to attend an interview with immigration officials in Melbourne at 8 a.m. local time on Saturday -- two days before he’s expected to... Read More.
(MELBOURNE) -- Australian authorities on Friday canceled tennis star Novak Djokovic's visa, putting his participation in the Australian Open in doubt.Alex Hawke, imigration minister, who announced his decision at about 6 p.m. local time, said the Australian government "is firmly committed to protecting Australia’s... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tennis star Novak Djokovic may have won Monday's court battle to appeal his visa cancellation, but his tussle with the Australian government doesn't appear to be over just yet.Australian authorities are looking into whether Djokovic lied on his Travel Declaration Form,... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- The world’s top-ranked tennis player, Novak Djokovic, remains on Australian soil -- for now at least -- after having his visa to enter the country cancelled on arrival in Melbourne late on Wednesday evening for the Australian Open.Djokovic’s legal team launched... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fury, shock and widespread confusion unfolded on social media in Australia after tennis great Novak Djokovic announced Tuesday that he was granted a medical exemption to play at the Australian Open, which begins Jan. 17.However on Thursday, the Australian Border Force... Read More.