Boy George at Noise11
Culture Club Play Boston #SETLIST

Of the myriad of 80’s New Wave-era bands you thought you might never see again, Culture Club would have come to mind. Since, at times, Boy George, Roy Hay, Mikey Craig, and Jon Moss have not always been the best of friends. Not to mention that absurd attempt in 2006 when the band actually hired a new lead singer, Sam Butcher (that project was thankfully short lived).

August 8, 2015
Mark Seymour and the Undertow perform at the National Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour, The National Theatre, Melbourne, 7 August 2015 #REVIEW

Mark Seymour is one of Australia’s musical geniuses. Like a handful of songwriters, Seymour can articulate the Australian culture in song.

August 8, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
The First Melbourne Guitar Show Is On This Weekend

The first Melbourne Guitar Show, the Disneyland of guitarists, will take place at the Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne all day Saturday and Sunday.

August 8, 2015
Reel Big Fish, music news, noise11.com
Reel Big Fish and Less Than Jake Double Up For Australian Dates

Reel Big Fish and Less Than Jake will tour Australia as a combo in October.

August 7, 2015
The Dead Daisies on Tampa Bay TV, music news, noise11.com
The Dead Daisies Strip Back Mexico For Tampa Bay TV #VIDEO

John Corabi, Marco Mendoza and Richard Fortus of The Dead Daisies have performed a very different version of ‘Mexico’ for Tampa Bay television.

August 7, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
Melbourne Guitar Show To Feature Shannon Bourne Performing Hendrix

Melbourne guitarist Shannon Bourne will showcase a set of Hendrix at the Melbourne Guitar Show this weekend.

August 7, 2015
Johnny Marr performs at the Forum in Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Johnny Marr Extends UK Tour

After two huge outdoor summer shows as guest to The Who and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, NME Godlike Genius Johnny Marr added a second date at Manchester's Albert Hall after the first sold-out within an hour.

August 6, 2015
Russell Morris, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Russell Morris, Canned Heat To Headline Sydney Blues & Roots Festival

Russell Morris and Canned Heat will play out a night each at the Sydney Blues & Roots Festival in October.

August 6, 2015
Ben Ottewell, Gomez, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ben Ottewell Australian Dates

Ben Ottewell will return to Australia for the Mullum Music Festival in November and prior to that perform a national dates starting in Western Australia.

August 6, 2015
The Paper Kites, Noise11, Photo
The Paper Kites Stayed Up To Develop Concept Album

Sam Bentley of The Paper Kites worked on a theory that kept him up all night working on the band’s next record.

August 6, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
Download Your Melbourne Guitar Show Program

The official program for the inaugural Melbourne Guitar Show can now be downloaded.

August 6, 2015
The Waifs, music news, noise11.com
Mia Dyson To Join The Waifs East Coast Dates

Mia Dyson will be the special guest of The Waifs on their East Coast dates.

August 6, 2015
James Reyne performs at Red Hot Summer in Ballarat on 15 March 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
James Reyne To Crank Up The Corner On Cup Eve

James Reyne will take over Melbourne’s Corner Hotel on Melbourne Cup Eve.

August 5, 2015
Dead Letter Circus, Noise11, Photo
Dead Letter Circus and 10 Years Announce Pub Dates

Dead Letter Circus will play pub venues on their upcoming Australian tour and for the second part of the tour bring along 10 Years from the USA.

August 5, 2015
Chet Faker: Photo Ros O'Gorman
AIR Awards Date Set For October

The AIR Awards will celebrate its 10th anniversary with the annual awards ceremony on October 22, 2015.

August 5, 2015
The Darkness: Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Darkness Featuring Rufus Tiger Taylor To Tour Australia

The Darkness will return to Australia in November but this time for the first time with their new drummer Rufus Tiger Taylor.

August 5, 2015
Ben Ottewell, Gomez, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ron Sexsmith, Ben Ottewell To Play Mullum Music Festival

Ron Sexsmith and Gomez’s Ben Ottewell will perform at this year’s Mullum Music Festival at Mullumbimby near Byron Bay.

August 5, 2015
Ray Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ray Davies Plays Bristol #SETLIST

Dark rain clouds circled like vultures above Greenwich’s Old Royal Naval College as Ray Davies took the stage. Fortunately, the seasoned musical veteran’s enviable back catalogue of hits proved to be waterproof.

August 5, 2015
Don Henley, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Don Henley To Tour Cass County In The USA

Don Henley has announced a fifteen-date tour in October and November in support of his new album Cass County.

August 5, 2015
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen Joins U2 At Madison Square Garden

U2 fans at New York’s Madison Square Garden were treated to a surprise appearance from Bruce Springsteen on Friday night.

August 4, 2015
Steel Panther, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
R.I.P House Of Blues L.A. The Last Set-List With Steel Panther, Miley Cyrus, Ron Jeremy and Friends

The House of Blues on Sunset Strip is no more. Steel Panther played the final show at HOB on Monday night and smacked the old girl on the arse with songs featuring Ron Jeremy, Miley and Billy Ray Cyrus, Joey Fatone and a few other famous friends.

August 4, 2015
Neil Young Tonights The Night, music news, noise11.com
Nick Barker and Friends To Perform Neil Young’s ‘Tonight’s The Night’

Nick Barker will perform Neil Young’s 1975 classic album ‘Tonight’s The Night’ album from start to finish to mark the 40th anniversary of the release of the album.

August 4, 2015
Tim Wheatley at Noise11.com
Tim Wheatley Releases Valerie Ahead Of Debut Album

Tim Wheatley has released ‘Valerie’ ahead of his new album ‘Cast Of Yesterday’ due late August.

August 4, 2015
Robert Ellis, Noise11.com, music news
Out On The Weekend Returns For 2015 With Dawes and Robert Ellis

Out On The Weekend, Australia’s slice of Americana music festival, will return in 2015 with Dawes and Robert Ellis set to perform in Melbourne and thus time Sydney.

August 4, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news, noise11.com
Courtney Barnett and Friends To Perform Patti Smith’s ‘Horses’ At Melbourne Festival

The Melbourne Music Festival for 2015 will feature a performance of the Patti Smith Band’s classic album ‘Horses’ by Courtney Barnett and friends.

August 4, 2015
SXSW 2016, music news, noise11.com
SXSW 2016 Is Open For Business

Registration for SXSW Music, Film and Interactive conference for 2016 in Austin, Texas is now open.

August 4, 2015
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Duran Duran Play First Show Of Tour In Port Chester NY #SETLIST

Duran Duran opened the U.S. leg of their current tour with two nights at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY.

August 4, 2015
David Guetta, Noise11, music news
David Guetta To Play Melbourne On Cup Eve

David Guetta will perform his only Australian show in Melbourne on Cup Eve in November.

August 4, 2015
The Dead Daisies Revolcion
The Dead Daisies Cuban Documentary ‘Revolución’ Premieres On Twitter

The Dead Daisies have become the first act ever to have a documentary premiere on Twitter.

August 3, 2015
Weird Al Yankovich, music news, noise11.com
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic To Play Southbound 2016

'Weird Al' Yankovic is going to perform at a rock festival. The musicomedian has been tapped for Southbound 2016 in Western Australia.

August 3, 2015