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Mavis Staples photo by Ros OGorman
Mavis Staples Sings Nick Cave On Next Album

Mavis Staples has recorded Nick Cave's 'Jesus Lay Down Beside Me' for her next album 'Livin' On A High Note'.

January 8, 2016
Michael Jackson Off the Wall, music news,
Michael Jackson ‘Off The Wall’ Reissue Coming With Added Spike Lee Doco

On February 26, the Estate of Michael Jackson and Sony Legacy Recordings will release exclusive CD/DVD and CD/Blu Ray editions of Michael Jackson's revolutionary 1979 recording, Off The Wall.

January 8, 2016
Phil Collins, music news,
Phil Collins Second Phase Of Reissues Scheduled

Less than a month after the release of the first two Phil Collins reissues on January 29 comes the second wave of two albums on February 26.

January 8, 2016
David Bowie Blackstar
New Music Releases For January 8 2015

David Bowie 'Blackstar' leads the weeks new music releases.

January 8, 2016
Elvis Presley,, Photo
62-Disc Elvis Presley Complete Collection To Be Released

As we approach the sixtieth anniversary of the release of Elvis Presley's debut album on March 23, 1956, RCA/Legacy has announced a new monster 62-CD box set comprised of the music released by Elvis Presley during his lifetime.

January 7, 2016
David Bowie Lazarus
David Bowie Launches Blackstar With Lazarus VIDEO

David Bowie has released his 25th studio album ‘Blackstar’ and launched the album with a video for ‘Lazarus’.

January 7, 2016
James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
James Murphy Confirms New LCD Soundsystem Album

James Murphy has confirmed that there will be a new LCD Soundsystem album this year in an open letter to fans where he says “I write songs all the time.”

January 6, 2016
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Elvis Costello To Release Live DVD Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The new Elvis Costello concert film, Detour Live At Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on February 12 via Eagle Rock.

January 6, 2016
Flume by Cybele Malinowski
Flume Christens Albums And Shares New Music

The new Flume album will be called ‘Skin’ and as a preview Harley Streten (aka Flume) is sharing the new music.

January 5, 2016
Gurrumul performed as part of the Supersense Festival at Hamer Hall in Melbourne on Saturday 8 August 2015.
Gurrumul Joins St Kilda Festival Line-up

Gurrumul will perform at Australia’s largest free music festival, the St Kilda Festival, in February.

January 5, 2016
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
Next U2 Album To Revisit ‘Zooropa’ Sound

When Songs of Innocence came out in 2014, U2 promised a followup called, appropriately, Songs of Experience but, while we were given all sorts of "soon" indications for the release, it never turned up last year.

January 5, 2016
Adele 25, music news,
Adele Still Pulls In Huge Numbers For First Chart of 2016

Adele ‘25’ is not showing any signs of slowing down as we hit the first week of 2016.

January 4, 2016
Jon Bon Jovi, Bon Jovi, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Bon Jovi To Release “Back To Basics” Album In March

Bon Jovi returned to the studio where they made their first album ‘Runaway’ for their next album ‘This House Is Not For Sale’, due in March.

January 3, 2016
David Bowie Blackstar
David Bowie ‘Blackstar’ Is The First Major Release of 2016

David Bowie’s 25th studio album ‘Blackstar’ will be the first major release of 2016.

January 3, 2016
Wolfmother Victorious
Andrew Stockdale Hopes To Resurrect Wolfmother With Victorious

Andrew Stockdale will attempt to resurrect the Wolfmother brand with a new album ‘Victorious’ in February.

January 3, 2016
Adele 25, music news,
ARIA Albums: Adele ’25’ Takes Honours As First No 1 Of 2016

Adele and her mega third album “25” stay atop the ARIA Albums Chart for a sixth straight week, also becoming the first No.1 album for 2016.

January 2, 2016
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
ARIA Singles: Justin Bieber ‘Love Yourself’ Is Australia’s First No 1 Of 2016

The first ARIA Chart for 2016 has Justin Bieber holding for a fourth straight week with “Love Yourself”, which matches the four week’s his previous No.1 “What Do You Mean” (TW-9) achieved back in September of 2015.

January 2, 2016
James Southwell
James Southwell Has New Music For 2016 And Just Look At The Line-up

James Southwell has released ‘Walkin’ Now’, a stunning new blues song 2016, and just check out the band.

January 1, 2016
Russell Morris Red Dirt Red Heart
Russell Morris Red Dirt Red Heart Continues Blues Chart Dominance

‘Red Dirt Red Heart’, the third part of the Russell Morris blues trilogy, has spent seven of the last nine weeks at the top of ARIA Blues and Jazz Chart and ends the year as Australia’s no 1 blues album of 2015.

December 27, 2015
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Recorded A Theme For Spectre And Bond Producers Reject It LISTEN

Radiohead were asked to write and record a theme for the new James Bond movie Spectre but the producer’s of the movie rejected it, instead going with Sam Smith.

December 26, 2015
Adele 25, music news,
ARIA Albums: Adele ’25’ No 1 For Fifth Week

Adele remains at the top of the ARIA Albums chart for a fifth straight week with “25”, but the first week without a new certification, although with it being Christmas week, not everything is back on track and I’m sure we will see a new certification in the new year.

December 26, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
ARIA Singles: Justin Bieber ‘Love Yourself’ Stays No 1

Justin Bieber remains at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart for a third week with “Love Yourself”, but he also moves back up to No.2 with “Sorry” which has already notched up four weeks at that position, after which it spent four more weeks at No.3, and now this week it racks up a fifth week in the second position.

December 26, 2015
Lauryn Hill, Noise11, photo
Lauryn Hill Releases Christmas Song ‘ A Cradle In Bethlehem’

Lauryn Hill has joined Green Day in quietly slipping out a Christmas song.

December 26, 2015
The Beatles
Beatles For Sale Outside iTunes

The Beatles not only moved into the world of streaming as of midnight Christmas Eve, but their albums are now available from all download services.

December 26, 2015
Green Day, Soundwave 2014, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Green Day Release A Brand New Christmas Song LISTEN

Happy Holidays from Green Day. The band has released a brand new song for Christmas called 'Xmas Time of the Year'.

December 25, 2015
David Bowie Blackstar
New Music Releases December 25 2015

There are no major releases until the second week of January 2016 for now, but a few digital compilations and a few tracks for this and next weeks releases.

December 25, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
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 Beatles, music news,
The Beatles Now Playing On Streaming Services

The Beatles catalogue is now streaming.

December 24, 2015
Paul Carrack Soul Shadows
Paul Carrack To Release ‘Soul Shadows’ In January

Paul Carrack have a new solo album, Soul Shadows, in January.

December 22, 2015
Adele 25, music news,
ARIA Albums: Adele Stays At No 1 For Christmas

Racking up her fourth week at the top of the ARIA Albums chart is Adele with her “25” set, which each week has seen a new sales certification, and this week is no different, as the album is now 7x▲Platinum in sales.

December 19, 2015