`Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman music news noise11.com
Sir Elton John Joins Baron Ed Sheeran For A Good Knight In Sydney

Elton John made an appearance at Ed Sheeran’s Sydney show on Wednesday night.

December 10, 2015
Westfest
Westfest New Zealand Distances Itself From Soundwave Australia

New Zealand music festival Westfest from Australia’s troubled Soundwave making it clear that the two events are totally independent of each other.

December 9, 2015
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Duran Duran To Tour With Chic In 2016

Duran Duran are upping their tour game in 2016 with a lengthy North American tour of arenas and amphitheaters.

December 9, 2015
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen To Play ‘The River’ Album Live On Next Tour

It has been officially announced that Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band will perform the album The River in its entirety during all stops on their upcoming tour.

December 9, 2015
Kula Shaker, music news, noise11.com
Kula Shaker Are Back With New Album And Tour

Kula Shaker have finally emerged from the silence and mark their return with a new album a series of special live dates throughout the UK & Beyond.

December 8, 2015
Russell Morris, Sharkmouth, Noise11, Photo
Russell Morris ‘Sharkmouth’ Clocks Up 3 Years On ARIA Chart

The Russell Morris ‘Sharkmouth’ album has clocked up three years on the ARIA chart this week. That is 156 weeks in total.

December 8, 2015
Primal Scream - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Primal Scream Name Next Album ‘Chaosmosis’

Primal Scream release the follow up to their critically acclaimed ‘More Light’ album on March 18th. ‘Chaosmosis’ is released on the band’s own First International label through Ignition Records.

December 8, 2015
Ash
Ash To Tour New Album For Australia

Ash will tour their ‘Kablammo’ album for Australia in 2016.

December 8, 2015
Don McLean, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest Sideshows For Don McLean, D’Angelo, Blind Boys Of Alabama

Bluesfest is rolling out more sideshows across Australia with national tours and select dates revealed for Don McLean, D’Angelo, Blind Boys Of Alabama and Blackberry Smoke.

December 8, 2015
Edgar Winter
Edgar Winter Plays London REVIEW

Edgar Winter has been around the block, playing everywhere from tiny Texas bars to European and US stadia and he has learned his stagecraft and how to put an audience in palm of his hand.

December 8, 2015
The Temptations
The Bureau Music Festival Collapses Days Before Starting

The Bureau, the music festival curated by Dagger Wolf and Tim O’Sullivan, is over before it even began.

December 7, 2015
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
U2 Dedicate Paris Show To Terrorist Victims

U2 paid a touching tribute to the victims of November's (15) terror attacks on Sunday night (06Dec15) as they returned to Paris for the first time following the Bataclan theatre concert horror.

December 7, 2015
Angus Young AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Rock Then Bust Melbourne Wide Open REVIEW

It certainly was a long way to the top for AC/DC. I remember the band posters displayed up and down President Ave in Sutherland in 1974. Even then they were building their army of fans. Students would talk about the ‘amazing guitarist in the school uniform’. AC/DC quickly became one of Sydney’s most popular bands. Little did we know that this quirky group of Sydney larrikins would one day take over the world.

December 7, 2015
Bruce Springsteen - image by Ros O'Gorman, noise11.com, photos
Bruce Springsteen To Tour His Classic ‘The River’ In 2016

Thirty-Six years after touring in support of the album The River, Bruce Springsteen & the E-Street Band will once again be on the road playing music from the album.

December 7, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Coldplay, Russell Morris, Tim Wheatley This Week On Noise11 iHeartRadio

Coldplay's new album 'A Head Full Of Dreams' is the feature album on iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com this week.

December 4, 2015
Hands Like Houses
Hands Like Houses Replace The Ghost Inside On The Big Ass Tour

Canberra’s own Hands Like Houses have been added to the Big Ass Tour replacing The Ghost Inside who were involved in a fatal buss accident this week.

December 4, 2015
The Proclaimers
The Proclaimers Announce 2016 Australian Dates

The Proclaimers will return to Australia for national dates in 2016.

December 4, 2015
Noel Gallagher: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds To Play Bluesfest Sideshows

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds have added shows around Australia in addition to their Bluesfest appearance.

December 3, 2015
Ross Wilson Mondo Rock, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Back To Reactor1 Show Gathers 10 Aussie Acts For One Sydney Show

Sydney will play host to a brand new music gathering, Back To Reactor1, in 2016.

December 3, 2015
Brand New Heavies
N’Dea Davenport Rejoins Brand New Heavies

N’Dea Davenport, the almost original singer for Brand New Heavies, has re-joined the band for a 2016 tour.

December 3, 2015
Steve Cropper - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest To Become A Blues Brothers Fest With Steve Cropper Added

The Original Blues Brothers Band. featuring the legendary Steve Cropper, have been added to Bluesfest.

December 3, 2015
Walter Trout, music news, Noise11.com
Walter Trout Returns To The London Stage

‘He’s Back!!’ was the message from all the posters around the Forum and from the very start it was clear that, after two years of terrible illness, a liver transplant and a long recovery, he was indeed back and with a renewed fire in his belly as well.

December 3, 2015
The Exploited, music news, noise11.com
The Exploited To Start Australia And New Zealand Tour Friday In Christchurch

The Exploited are on their way to Australia via New Zealand with the tour kicking off in Christchurch this Friday.

December 2, 2015
Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings
Gillian Welch And Dave Rawlings Adds Second Melbourne And Sydney

Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings have added extra Sydney and Melbourne shows following sell-outs in both cities.

December 2, 2015
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Thug Chris Brown’s Australian Tour Cancelled

The Australian and New Zealand tour for celebrity thug Chris Brown has been cancelled.

December 2, 2015
Richie Ramone photo by Ros O'Gorman
Richie Ramone To Headline CherryRock016

Richie Ramone, The Ramones drummer from 1983 to 1987, will headline CherryRock016.

December 2, 2015
The Hills Are Alive
Bad//Dreems, Ngaire To Play 8th The Hills Are Alive Festival

The first 18 acts for the 8th annual The Hills Are Alive music festival in Gippsland has been announced with Bad//Dreems headlining the event.

December 2, 2015
Pat Simmons of the Doobie Brothers, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Journey, Doobie Brothers, Dave Mason To Tour San Francisco Fest In 2016

Journey, the Doobie Brothers and Dave Mason will go on the road together next year with the San Francisco Fest 2016 Tour.

December 2, 2015
Sam Smith Spectre
Sam Smith Is Back In Australia But Isn’t Performing Bond

Sam Smith has recommenced his Australian tour after cancelling due to a throat infection earlier this year. However, he isn’t performing his new James Bond song.

December 1, 2015
Baby Animals photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Baby Animals Reform Original Line-up For 25th Anniversary

Baby Animals will reform with their original line-up in May to perform their debut album from start to finish.

December 1, 2015