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Reece Mastin
Reece Mastin

X Factor-winner Reece Mastin chats about his smash hit single 'Good Night', how "rock" he is, and sending tracks to Stevie Nicks.

December 21, 2011
New Empire
New Empire

Sydney modern rockers New Empire talk about the hard work leading up to their 2011 chart debut, Simple Plan support and more.

December 19, 2011
The Getaway Plan at Noise11, music news
The Getaway Plan

When alt-rockers The Getaway Plan broke up in 2009 they played massive farewell shows. In 2011 they returned even bigger.

December 19, 2011
Elen Levon at Noise11.com
Elen Levon

Aspiring Sydney pop diva Elen Levon is far more prepared for stardom than most 17-year-olds.

December 16, 2011
Amy Meredith at Noise11.com
Amy Meredith

Pop-rockers Amy Meredith discuss their new, independent single 'Pick Up Your Tricks' and give us an acoustic version in the studio.

December 15, 2011
Daryl Braithwaite

Daryl Braithwaite celebrated 40 years since his first Sherbet hit ‘Can You Feel It Baby’ in early 2011. Over his career he has clocked up 35 Top 40 hits between Sherbet and solo.

December 15, 2011
Crooked Saint
Crooked Saint

Tim Wheatley brings friends into his project Crooked Saint and we get the word on his rambling Aussie sound.

December 15, 2011
Cosmo Jarvis
Cosmo Jarvis

Gay pirates have been very good to UK singer-songwriter Cosmo Jarvis, who talks about his cult hit, Stephen Fry, directing videos, and more.

December 15, 2011
2Cellos at Noise11.com
2Cellos

Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser are 2Cellos.

December 9, 2011
Beccy Cole at Noise11.com
Beccy Cole

Golden Guitar Country Music Awards winner Beccy Cole has released her 6th studio album ‘Songs & Pictures’.

December 9, 2011
Timomatic
Timomatic

Dancer, singer and bona fide star-in-the-making Timomatic talks serendipity, supporting Janet Jackson and being a sponge.

December 8, 2011
David Campbell at Noise11.com
David Campbell

David Campbell is doing something a little different on his new album ‘Let’s Go’. He has gone all 80s pop on us.

December 8, 2011
Marvin Priest at Noise11.com
Marvin Priest

Marvin Priest has been making stompin' club hits ever since breaking free of the confines of being a backing singer for the likes of UB40 or his father, Maxi Priest.

December 8, 2011
Mark Opitz
Mark Opitz (Part 2)

With a career that kicked off in the 70s working with acclaimed songwriting/production team Vanda and Young, iconic record producer Mark Opitz has certainly made his mark on Australian music. 

December 8, 2011
Mark Optiz
Mark Opitz (Part 1)

With a career that kicked off in the 70s working with acclaimed songwriting/production team Vanda and Young, iconic record producer Mark Opitz has certainly made his mark on Australian music. 

December 8, 2011
Shannon Noll at Noise11.com
Shannon Noll

Since we first saw Shannon Noll on the first season of Australian Idol he has gone on to be one of hardest working acts in the Australian live music scene.

December 8, 2011
Billy Birmingham, The 12th Man at Noise11.com
The 12th Man, Billy Birmingham

Trivia question: Who is the only Australian act to have eight consecutive number one albums? Answer: Billy Birmingham, The 12th Man.

December 8, 2011
Fred Smith

Fred Smith is not your average singer/songwriter.

December 7, 2011
Matt Corby
Matt Corby

After returning from the US exhausted, Matt Corby almost gave the game away. But, he tells us, backyard gigs saved him.

December 7, 2011
National Slam Day 2012

In February, 2010, 20000 music fans marched on the streets of Melbourne to support live music. It changed government policy.

December 7, 2011
The Bedroom Philosopher
The Bedroom Philosopher

The Bedroom Philosopher has been waxing lyrical about inner city life for over a decade now, tickling people's funny bones with songs like I'm So Postmodern and Northcote (So Hungover).

December 7, 2011
Gregg Arthur

Gregg Arthur sings what affectionately is known as “American Cool” and artists dressed to perform.

December 6, 2011
Bluejuice
Bluejuice

The terribly clever Stav and Jake from Sydney party crew Bluejuice get frank about their funky new album Company.

December 6, 2011
Kitchen Knife Wife
Kitchen Knife Wife

Rising Melbourne mod-rockers Kitchen Knife Wife drop in to chat about all the attention before they've even recorded an album.

December 5, 2011
Greg Arnold
Greg Arnold

Things Of Stone And Wood and Swamp Dandies frontman and producer Greg Arnold talks about the folk rock highway.

December 5, 2011
Matt Sonic
Matt Sonic

Rock animals Matt Sonic and The High Times fire up for new album This Love Electric, but Matt never thought he'd play it live.

December 3, 2011
Funeral Party
Funeral Party

Californian dance-punks Funeral Party tell the truth about old members, singing skills, dodgy labels, and their unformed debut.

December 3, 2011
These Kids Wear Crowns
These Kids Wear Crowns

Canadian jumpstarters These Kids Wear Crowns drop in to talk MILFs, awkward impromptu busking sets and their hit single.

November 30, 2011
DAMNDOGS
DAMNDOGS

DAMNDOGS are the product of Jet's Chris Cester and Mark Wilson who enlisted the help of Louis Macklin and cousin to the Cesters, Mitch McIvor, but don't expect Jet rehashed. DAMNDOGS are a live-instrument disco party.

November 29, 2011
James Ash of the Rogue Traders
Rogue Traders

Rogue Traders have finally returned to the public eye after several years hiding in the shadows with a greatest hits compilation and a new album tacked on the side.

November 29, 2011