Nice Work If You Can Get It at the State Theatre in Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nice Work If You Can Get It Premieres In Australia

Jeanne Pratt’s The Production Company has premiered the new Gershwin musical ‘Nice Work If You Can Get It’ for the first time in Australia and it is one of the best shows from the company to date.

August 17, 2015
Joan Baez, music news, noise11.com
Joan Baez Says Trump Is America’s Fall of the Roman Empire and Abbott Can’t Be Serious

Music legend Joan Baez says the Trumpification of the United States is like the fall of the Roman Empire and that Conservatives like Tony Abbott surely cannot believe their own words.

August 16, 2015
Nickelback-Photo-Gerry-Nicholls
Nickelback Cancel All Upcoming Shows

Nickelback is forced to cancel all remaining dates for the 2015 No Fixed Address Tour due to an extended period of vocal rest ordered for lead singer Chad Kroeger.

August 15, 2015
Bullet For My Valentine
Soundwave Will Return In 2016 With Bullet For My Valentine

Soundwave is coming back for 2016 and Bullet For My Valentine have confirmed they will be on the bill and they have also announced the dates.

August 14, 2015
Lucinda Williams, SXSW 2011 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lucinda Williams, Paul Kelly, Kasey Chambers To Play A Day On The Green

Paul Kelly will gather up his Merri Souls Dan Sultan, Vika & Linda Bull, Clairy Brown and Kira Puru to play at A Day On The Green with Lucinda Williams and Kasey Chambers in December.

August 13, 2015
Thurston Moore - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Meredith Line-up Features Thurston Moore and The Fatback Band

The Meredith Music Festival has some surprise classic artists for 2015 with Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth and 70s soul act The Fatback Band making the line-up.

August 13, 2015
Spandau Ballet photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Cornell ‘Higher Truth’ Due In September

Chris Cornell, formerly of Soundgarden and Audioslave, will release his fifth solo album, Higher Truth, on September 18.

August 13, 2015
James Bay, music news, noise11.com
James Bay Set 2016 Australia and New Zealand Dates

James Bay will return to Australia for shows in 2016, upgrading to theatre sized venues this time.

August 12, 2015
The Rubens, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Rubens Debut ‘Hoops’ #VIDEO

The Rubens have a video for the title track of their 'Hoops' album.

August 11, 2015
Last Dinosaurs Apollo, music news. noise11.com
Last Dinosaurs Debut ‘Apollo’ Filmed In Brisbane Shopping Mall #VIDEO

Last Dinosaurs took over a Brisbane shopping mall in the middle of the night to film their new video ‘Apollo’.

August 11, 2015
RUFUS, music news, noise11.com
Watch New RÜFÜS You Were Right #VIDEO

Sydney trio RÜFÜS have teased fans with a brand new song called ‘You Were Right’ ahead of an Australian then USA tour.

August 11, 2015
Tyler The Creator. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tyler The Creator Australian Tour Cancelled

Tyler The Creator has cancelled all of his upcoming Australian dates citing “controversy” as the reason he has pulled out.

August 10, 2015
Ron Sexsmith, music news, noise11.com
Ron Sexsmith Added To Queenscliff Music Festival

The full line-up for the Queenscliff Music Festival has been announced with Ron Sexsmith joining the bill.

August 10, 2015
Icehouse In Concert, music news, noise11.com
Icehouse To Release New Live Album

Icehouse will release a new live album on August 28, 2015.

August 10, 2015
Greedy Smith and Martin Plaza, Mental As Anything perform at the Caravan Club on Sunday 9 August 2015
Mental As Anything Deliver Rapid Fire Hits In Sunday Arvo Club Show

The sheer number of Mental As Anything hits is gobsmacking. How many acts are delivering 17 of their own hits in a show on 2015 and still not do them all? AC/DC and INXS maybe but you are never going to see them in a club in the suburbs on a Sunday afternoon.

August 9, 2015
Bjork, Photo: Ros O'Gorman music news noise11.com
Bjork Plays Wilderness Festival In Oxfordshire

Bjork was the headline act for Wilderness in Oxfordshire in Friday and she was stunning.

August 9, 2015
Nile Rodgers, melbourne, noise11, music portrait, Ros O'Gorman photography
Nile Rodgers Plays First Fold Fest With Duran Duran And beck #SETLIST

Nile Rodgers presented his first Fold Festival on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Martha Clara Vineyards in Riverhead, NY, bringing together artists as diverse as Beck, Keith Urban and Grandmaster Melle Mel.

August 9, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
Melbourne Guitar Show Day 2 Program For 9 August 2015

After a successful start on day 1, the Melbourne Guitar Show is on again today at the Caulfield Racecourse.

August 9, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
Melbourne Guitar Show Was More Popular Than The Number One Album

What sold more in Victoria this weekend – tickets to the Melbourne Guitar Show on Saturday or the number one album in Victoria? Hint: Rob Walker’s inaugural Melbourne Guitar Show was more popular in Victoria that Meghan Trainor’s ‘Title’ album this week.

August 8, 2015
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