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Noise11 iHeartRadio Playlist For 2 October 2015

This week on iHeartRadio Music News, powered by Noise11.com, we ask director Benjamin Statler “was Kurt Cobain murdered?’.

October 2, 2015
Engelbert Humperdinck Runaway Country
Engelbert Humperdinck Releases Details Of His ‘Runaway Country’ Album

Engelbert Humperdinck has revealed the tracklisting and cover for his upcoming album ‘Runaway Country’.

October 2, 2015
Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Iron Maiden Set US Dates

Iron Maiden have set nine dates in the U.S. for their Book of Souls World Tour along with nine in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

October 2, 2015
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Pharrell Williams Plays London For Apple Music #REVIEW

The first thought that entered my mind as Pharrell took the stage for the Apple Music Festival was ‘where was his buffalo hat?’. Whether or not he had forgotten to bring his trademark headpiece, luckily, he had remembered the tunes.

October 1, 2015
Red Hot Summer 2016
Red Hot Summer Tour Is A Big Win For Australian Music

The Red Hot Summer tour, the labour of love for promoter Duane McDonald, has become the proof that Australian’s really do want to hear Australian music.

October 1, 2015
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman noise11.com images
Matt Corby Wrote His New Song ‘Monday’ In Berry, NSW #LISTEN

Matt Corby has released his first new song in two years. The song ‘Monday’ was written in Berry, NSW.

October 1, 2015
Gary Clarke Jnr, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Gary Clark Jr To Play Sydney and Melbourne in January

Gary Clark Jr will play a few of his own shows as well as his festival appearances over the New Year.

October 1, 2015
Gary Clarke Jnr: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Falls Festival Sideshows For Sydney and Melbourne

Sydney and Melbourne will be treated to a busy January with Falls sideshows announced for Soak, The Macabees, Gary Clark Jr, Discloure, Django Django, Halsey and Foals.

October 1, 2015
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Black Sabbath Announce Final European Dates

Black Sabbath have added more dates for their farewell tour.

October 1, 2015
Kodaline, music news, noise11.com
Kodaline Announce Fourth Shepherd’s Bush Show

Kodaline have added their 4th consecutive night at Shepherd's Bush Empire this December as part of their forthcoming UK tour.

October 1, 2015
Shirley Strachan Skyhooks (photo from skyhooks-music.com)
Skyhooks To Reform For Rockwiz Live

Skyhooks will get back together, with Red Symons, for a one off performance for Rockwiz in Melbourne next week. The only trouble is, who will be the singer?

September 30, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news, noise11.com
Justin Bieber Performs In Sydney Harbour (With Photo Gallery)

Justin Bieber, the world’s most famous popstar, performed for fans on Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour this morning, with thanks to iHeartRadio.

September 30, 2015
Six60, music news, noise11.com
Six60 Australian Dates

New Zealand’s Six60 will play a round of Australian dates starting in Perth in November.

September 30, 2015
Models 2016 tour
Models To Play First Australian Tour Of The 21st Century

Models will tour Australia in December for the first time this century.

September 30, 2015
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Chris Brown Pleads For Australia To Let Him In

Convicted thug Chris Brown is pleading with the Australian government to approve his Visa so that he can tour the country in December.

September 30, 2015
Mumford & Sons - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons Play Apple Music Festival #REVIEW

Mumford & Sons performed at the Apple Music Festival in London.

September 30, 2015
The Who, Roger Daltry and Pete Townshend . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Who Reschedule US Tour

The Who have announced the replacement dates for their North American tour stops that had to be postponed due to Roger Daltrey's bout with viral meningitis.

September 30, 2015
Rod Stewart, photo by Mary Boukouvalas Noise11
Rod Stewart Sets UK Dates

Rod Stewart has set his first dates for 2016, outside of his Caesar's Palace residency, with an eight date stadium tour which he calls "one of his biggest U.K. tours yet."

September 29, 2015
Moose Blood, music news, noise11.com
Soundwave Announces Ninth Act Moose Blood

The UK’s Moose Blood is the ninth act added to Soundwave 2016.

September 29, 2015
Muse, Matthew Bellamy, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Muse Add More UK Dates

Muse have announced a fifth and final date at The O2 Arena, London as part of their 'Drones World Tour' in April 2016 along with a brand new date in Birmingham at Barclaycard Arena.

September 29, 2015
Engelbert Humperdinck Another Country, music news, noise11.com
Engelbert Humperdinck Preps ‘Runaway Country’ For His New Label Spin Records

Engelbert Humperdinck has alerted fans to the impending release of his new album ‘Runaway Country’.

September 29, 2015
The Charlatans, music news, noise11.com
The Charlatans Announce Australian Dates

The Charlatans will return to Australia in Match 2016.

September 29, 2015
Lush
Lush To Reform For First Gig In 20 Years

Lush have announced details of their first live show in almost twenty years, playing London's prestigious Roundhouse venue on Friday 6th May 2016.

September 29, 2015
Wavves
Wavves, Wombats, Added To Falls Festival

Falls Festival has added a new stack of acts including The Wombats (New), Hilltop Hoods, Peking Duk (New), Wavves (New), ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, Art Vs Science, El Vez, Bullhorn & Fleetmac Wood.

September 29, 2015
Thirsty Merc, music news, noise11.com
Sarah McLeod Says Mick Skelton Has Woken Following Car Crash

Sarah McLeod has confirmed that drummer Mick Skelton has regained consciousness and is breathing on his own following the horrific car crash that took the life of Thirsty Merc crew member Shane Cooper last week.

September 28, 2015
Richard Fortus, The Dead Daisies, Noise11.com, music news, interview
Richard Fortus In Motorcycle Accident, Dave Leslie Fills In For The Dead Daisies Tour

Guitarist Richard Fortus was unable to travel to Australia this week for the upcoming dates with The Dead Daisies due to motorcycle accident. Dave Leslie of The Baby Animals has stepped in to take his place.

September 28, 2015
Weird Al Yankovich, music news, noise11.com
Weird Al Yankovic To Play Australia And New Zealand In January

Weird Al Yankovic will head to Australia and New Zealand for five dates in January 2016.

September 28, 2015
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Watch Taylor Swift Perform ‘Satisfaction’ With Mick Jagger #VIDEO

Taylor Swift came home to Nashville on Saturday night and, like almost every other stop on her 1989 tour, she brought a special guest on stage.

September 28, 2015
Pet Shop Boys, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brandon Flowers and Neil Tennant Perform Pet Shop Boys ‘Rent’ #VIDEO

Brandon Flowers has taken time away from his band The Killers to play a series of solo shows including a Saturday night gig at the Wiltern in Los Angeles.

September 28, 2015
Chris Brown photo by Ros O'Gorman Noise11.com images
Australian Government Officially Notifies Chris Brown Of Its Intent To Refuse Visa

Chris Brown’s Australian tour is currently up in the air after the Australian Government issued the convicted domestic violence aggressor a notice of intent to refuse him a Visa.

September 27, 2015