Composer Missy Mazzoli imagines the tales a 450-year-old double bass could tell.
In the latest jolt to the classical musical world, New York's Metropolitan Opera has fired the veteran British stage director John Copley after receiving a complaint about what the company described as "inappropriate behaviour in the rehearsal room".
His ballads about the downfall of mankind are clever and catchy.
The Now tour will visit Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, the Hunter Valley, Melbourne and Sydney.
Jim White and George Xylouris are one of contemporary music's weirdest duos.
There’s something about hearing de facto national anthem, Down Under, played by a Scotsman-turned-Australian, a few Cubans, a Peruvian and a Guatemalan-American.
Yes, that was amazing, Dave. Foo Fighters close Australian tour with a truly rocking show.
Tuning into Moses Sumney's often traumatic, yet tender songs.
When Azniv Korkejian took on Bedouine she found she still couldn't avoid her full Armenian name.
Bruno Mars' magic lights up the 60th Grammy Awards at New York's Madison Square Garden.
After a Grammys ceremony that saw female artists all but shut out of the major wins, viewers had one message for music's biggest awards show: #GrammysSoMale.
The Grammy Awards was mostly politics-free - until several music stars and Hillary Clinton joined in a prerecorded skit that mocked President Donald Trump.
The band closed out its national tour at an intimate gig in hometown Melbourne.
The Wagner expert conducts Melbourne Opera's Tristan und Isolde.
Last year it was Adele v Beyonce now Mr Beyonce, Jay Z, faces off against Kendrick Lamar at the 2018 Grammy Awards.
Australia's Hillsong Worship has won a Grammy Award.
NZ pop star Lorde finds herself at the centre of an ugly sexism row ahead of today's Grammy Awards, after she was reportedly denied the chance to perform solo at the ceremony.
Jay-Z drew the US president's Twitter ire after telling CNN Trump's election win was fuelled by racism.
This was an eagerly anticipated moment for a cohort who left the teenage kids at home to relive their own youth.
L-Fresh the Lion, a Sikh hip hop artist from Sydney, has been recruited by YouTube to fight on the frontline of the global battle against abuse and hatred.
The Wilfred Brothers and Paul Grabowsky find common ground in ancient song
Pussy Riot Theatre: Riot Days Carriageworks Saturday January 27 ★★★★
The 2018 Country Music Awards have closed out an incredible year for The McClymonts, with the trio picking up three of the biggest awards at the ceremony on Saturday night.
Nick Cave, Sia and young Sydney trio Mansionair are Australia's three nominees at the 60th Grammy Awards.