Flume and Fleet Foxes to play Falls fest

Local boy Flume and American folk heroes Fleet Foxes will lead the Falls Festival line-up for the 25th anniversary of the country's New Year musical event. Liam Gallagher, The Kooks, Everything Everything and Glass Animals represent a strong British contingent while the US is sending Run The Jewels, Vince Staples and...

Sarah Blasko to lead gig for gay marriage

Australian singer-songwriter Sarah Blasko is joining forces with Killing Heidi, The Jezabels and Holly Throsby for a concert in support of marriage equality. The musicians will also be joined on the line-up by other local artists Jack Colwell, Andy Bull, Mojo Juju, Lonelyspeck and Jay and Lindsay from Frenzal Rhomb for...

Stone tops Lawrence on highest-pay list

The city of stars is giving a nod right back to Emma Stone. The La La Land actress has been named the world's highest-paid actress by Forbes, surpassing Jennifer Lawrence, who claimed the top spot in 2016 and 2015. Stone, 28, collected $US26 million ($A33 million), mostly thanks to her Oscar-winning performance...