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Motley Crue play their first show of the Australian Final Tour
Motley Crue Play Last Show Ever SETLIST

Motley Crue ended their career just short of 35 years after it began with a final show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

January 2, 2016
Stevie Wright performs at the Moser Room South Yarra on 5 August 2004. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wright Funeral Details, Fans Are Welcome To Attend

The Stevie Wright farewell will take place at Sydney’s St Andrews Cathedral on January 8.

January 1, 2016
R.E.M. Photo by Ros O'Gorman,, music news
Michael Stipe and Patti Smith Play San Francisco

Michael Stipe has definitely been laying low in the last couple of years since the breakup of R.E.M. He made a quick appearance with Chris Martin at the Concert For Sandy Relief in 2012 and just four other short sets, rarely longer than five or six songs, since that time.

December 31, 2015
Mike Love, The Beach Boys Rod Laver Arena 2012. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Beach Boys Set 2016 Dates

The Beach Boys, with Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, have set 36 dates around the U.S. plus one in Germany and two in Hong Kong during the first five months of 2016.

December 30, 2015
New Zealand’s Westfest Feels The Domino Affect Of Soundwave

New Zealand music festival Westfest is unable to proceed due to being dominated by the collapse of Soundwave.

December 30, 2015
Stevie Wright performs at the Moser Room South Yarra on 5 August 2004. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wright Memorial Planned For Sydney On January 8 2016

The funeral for Stevie Wright will be a public affair to be held in Sydney on January 8, 2016.

December 30, 2015
Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Guns N Roses To Reunite For Coachella

Axl Rose will reunite Guns N Roses with Slash and Duff McKagan to headline Coachella in 2016.

December 30, 2015
Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Falls Festival Lorne Moved To Mt Duneed Winery Geelong

The Falls Festival for Lorne has been relocated to the Mt Duneed Winery in Geelong as a result of the Victorian bush fires raging out of control along the Great Ocean Road.

December 26, 2015
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Noise11 iHeartRadio Counts Down The 20 Fastest Selling Albums Of 2015

2015 was by far the year of Adele but it was also a great year for Australian acts Cold Chisel, Parkway Drive, Tame Impala, 5 Seconds of Summer and Hermitude.

December 24, 2015
The Seekers with Pippa Grandison at the World Premiere of Georgy Girl The Musical at Her Majesty's Theatre in Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
‘Georgy Girl The Seekers Musical’ Is A Story Every Australian Needs To Hear REVIEW

To understand the story of The Seekers climb to success you have to put the era into context.

December 23, 2015
Bring Me The Horizon, music news,
Bring Me The Horizon New Zealand Show Cancelled

As the Soundwave fall-out continues Bring Me The Horizon is the latest act to also cancel New Zealand because they are not coming to Australia.

December 22, 2015
Mac Miller, music news,
Mac Miller Australian Tour Postponed

All Mac Miller Australian dates for January have been postponed.

December 22, 2015
David Draiman of Disturbed photo by Tim Cashmere, music news,
Disturbed 2016 New Zealand Show Cancelled

The 2015 Disturbed show for Auckland, New Zealand has been cancelled in the wake of the Soundwave disaster.

December 22, 2015
Soundwave 2016
Eventopia Backs Down On Soundwave Refunds

Soundwave ticketing agency Eventopia has backed down on their initial refusal to refund punters following the spectacular collapse of the Soundwave music festival.

December 22, 2015
John Mellencamp - Image By Ros O'Gorman
John Mellencamp Postpones Australian Tour

John Mellencamp’s Australian tour has been postponed until mid 2016.

December 21, 2015
Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman
Megan Mullally Cancels Australian Tour, Nick Offerman Goes Solo

Will & Grace star Megan Mullally has cancelled her Australian tour to start work on a movie. The tour will go ahead with her husband Nick Offerman solo.

December 21, 2015
Cats, music news,
Delta Goodrem Rescues Cats

If Delta Goodrem ever had to work hard for the money, then her performance in ‘Cats’ is it.

December 21, 2015
Eluveitie Send Australian Fans A Video Message

Eluveitie have sent fans in Australia a video message ahead of their 2016 tour.

December 19, 2015
Soundwave 2016
The Soundwave Mess Is About To Get A Lot Worse

Soundwave’s failed mogul AJ Maddah has blamed “the haters” for the downfall of his beloved festival. Well he is about to get 18000 more.

December 18, 2015
Cherie Currie
Cherie Currie Is Coming To Australia And New Zealand

Cherie Curry, the original leader singer for The Runaways, is coming to Australia and New Zealand in May.

December 18, 2015
Cold Chisel Perform ‘Ita’ For The First Time In 32 Years

Sydney was treated to a Cold Chisel live rarity last night when the band performed ‘Ita’ for the first time in more than 30 years at the Sydney Entertainment Centre.

December 18, 2015
Grease, Noise11, Phtotos
Live ‘Grease’ Production Set For TV Special

Grease will be the word on the Fox network Sunday, January 31 with a brand new, live, production of the show.

December 17, 2015
Wu-Tang Clan, music news,
Wu-Tang Clan To Tour Australia In 2016

Wu-Tang Clan will tour Australia in 2016.

December 17, 2015
Rick Springfield, photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
iHeart Lines Up Rick Springfield, Culture Club For 80s Party

iHeartMedia is continuing to expand their list of festivals with the inaugural iHeart80's Party, to be held on February 20, 2016 at the L.A. Forum.

December 17, 2015
Ross Hannaford, Caravan Club. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ross Hannaford Makes A Room Smile For Christmas

Ross Hannaford of the legendary Daddy Cool (and a list of associated acts far too long to mention) was back on stage last night in Melbourne has a delay due to illness last week.

December 16, 2015
Eric Idle and John Cleese
John Cleese and Eric Idle To Tour Australia

Australia is to be treated to a Half Monty (if that is the correct term for half of the full Monty Python.

December 16, 2015
Emma Donovan and Dan Sultan join Archie Roach in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Golden Plains Names Final Act For 2016 Emma Donovan

Emma Donovan & The Putbacks are the lucky last act to be announced for Gold Plains 2016.

December 16, 2015
Luka Bloom
Luka Bloom Australian Dates

Irish singer songwriter Luka Bloom will return to Australia in 2016.

December 16, 2015
Buckcherry To Tour Australia and New Zealand in 2016

90s metal band Buckcherry will return to Australia and New Zealand in 2016.

December 16, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart tour
Madonna Cuts Short Her Australian Tour, Reschedules Brisbane

Madonna has sliced six days of her Australian tour, moving her Brisbane dates to what was originally planned to be extra Sydney or Melbourne dates.

December 16, 2015