Missy Higgins photo by Ros OGorman
Missy Higgins To Tour US For First Time In 5 Years

Missy Higgins will lap America in May mounting her first US tour in five years.

April 12, 2016
Carole King A Storybook of Her Life
Carole King A Songbook Of Her Life To Pay Tribute To The Songwriting Legend

Michelle Brasier, Jessica Papst and Erin Herrmann Young will perform their Carole King tribute show A Songbook of Her Life across Australia.

April 12, 2016
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie To Receive Johnny Mercer Award

Lionel Richie is set to receive the Songwriters Hall of Fame's most prestigious honour in June.

April 12, 2016
The Weeknd, Noise11.com, music news
The Weeknd Leads Billboard Award Nominations

R&B star The Weeknd looks set to dominate the 2016 Billboard Music Awards after earning 19 award nominations 16 categories. .

April 12, 2016
Karl Broadie
Karl Brodie’s Friends Rally For Benefit Concert

The friends of Karl Broadie will gather for a benefit concert to assist Karl with his medical bills as he battles cancer.

April 11, 2016
James Reyne performs at Red Hot Summer in Ballarat on 15 March 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
James Reyne and Mark Seymour Team For Tour

James Reyne and Mark Seymour will head out together for their joint forces ‘And The Rest Is History’ tour from late July.

April 11, 2016
Gene Simmons, Kiss. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gene Simmons Doesn’t Think NWA Should Be In Rock And Roll Hall of Fame

Gene Simmons says N.W.A. has no place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

April 11, 2016
Boom Crash Opera Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Boom Crash Opera Sets First Dates With New Singer Andrew De Silva

Boom Crash Opera will take to the road for the first time with new singer Andrew De Silva in June.

April 11, 2016
Steve Porcaro
Steve Porcaro Of Toto To Release His First Solo Album

Toto’s Steve Porcaro will release his first ever solo album ‘Someday / Somehow’ in June.

April 11, 2016
Record Store Day
Want To Showcase For Record Store Day? Bendigo Wants You

Bendigo’s HardCopy Entertainment has put the word out for artists who want to perform for Record Store Day this weekend.

April 11, 2016
All India Bakchod AIB
India’s Comedy Collective All India Bakchod To Perform In Sydney and Melbourne

All India Bakchod (AIB) will perform in Sydney and Melbourne in May.

April 11, 2016
Bob Spencer, music news, noise11.com
Bob Spencer Releases First Solo Song ‘Who Are These People?”

Australian guitarist and songwriter Bob Spencer has released a video as a taster for his first-ever solo album ‘Saints and Murderers’.

April 11, 2016
Tommy Emmanuel, noise11.com, music news
Tommy Emmanuel To Play Remote Tour In August

Tommy Emmanuel will return to Australia in August and play some remote shows in centres he has not visited in more than a decade.

April 11, 2016
Clare Bowen
Australia’s ‘Nashville’ Star Clare Bowen To Play Hometown Wollongong Gig

Stanwell Park’s own Clare Bowen, who stars in the hit TV show ‘Nashville’ as country singer and songwriter Scarlett O’Connor, is coming back to Australia to town and will include a ‘Gong gig in Thirroul.

April 11, 2016
Vince Neil, Motley Crue, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Vince Neil Arrested In Las Vegas

Vince Neil is no stranger to the Las Vegas police and he stretched his record of arrests on Thursday evening with a new misdemeanour battery charge.

April 11, 2016
Qudos Bank Arena
Qudos Bank Takes Over Naming Rights Sydney Super Dome

Sydney Super Dome has another name. From today it is known as Qudos Bank Arena.

April 11, 2016
Billy Crystal
Andrew Denton To Interview Billy Crystal Live Across Australia

Billy Crystal will tour Australia in July but instead of the traditional comedy show, the comedian actor will appear “in conversation” with Andrew Denton.

April 11, 2016
Troy Cassar-Daley by Ros O'Gorman Noise11.com
Troy Cassar-Daley Added To Gympie Muster

Australia’s Troy Cassar-Daley leads the list of artists added to the Gympie Muster in August.

April 11, 2016
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Christens New Album ‘ripChord’

Keith Urban has been promising a new album for upwards of a year but has kept details tightly reigned in. For some, that would have been out of secrecy. For Urban, he was just too busy to put the finishing touches on the set.

April 11, 2016
Rodney Carrington
Redneck Rodney Carrington To Tour Australia For First Time

Redneck extreme right-winged comedian Rodney Carrington is going to step foot in Australia for the very first time in August.

April 11, 2016
Steve Miller Band perform at the Deni Blues and Roots Festival. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Miller Slams Rock and Roll Hall of Fame After His Induction

Some are saying it was inappropriate for Steve Miller to criticize the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just moments after being inducted; however, most are cheering in support.

April 10, 2016
Ella Hooper: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Ella Hooper To Play Record Store Day Live In Brunswick

Record Store Day Australia Ambassador Ella Hooper will perform live for Record Store Day Australia at Record Paradise in Brunswick.

April 10, 2016
Robin Zander Cheap Trick, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rock And Roll Hall of Fame 2016 Induction Show Setlist

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame held their induction ceremony on Friday night at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn.

April 10, 2016
Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Reformed Gun N Roses Play First Full Show In Las Vegas

The reformed Guns N' Roses have officially played their first show at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

April 10, 2016
The Wiggles Emma Lachy wedding April 9 2016 Pic credit Lara Hotz
Wiggles Emma Watkins and Lachy Gillespie Marry

Yellow Wiggle Emma Watkins has married Purple Wiggle Lachy Gillespie. Does that make then the Brown Wiggle?

April 10, 2016
Justin-Bieber-performs-at-Cockatoo-Island-photo-by-Ros-OGorman
James Corden Shares Bromance With Justin Bieber

James Corden finds it flattering that Justin Bieber is a regular guest on his talk show.

April 10, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Albums: Lukas Graham Has No 1 Album In Australia

The second self-titled album for Danish #1 singles holders Lukas Graham becomes the new No.1 album in Australia this week, plus it has also landed at the top in the home country too (#2 in the UK).

April 9, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Singles: Lukas Graham ‘7 Years’ No 1 For Eighth Week

Claiming the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles Chart for an eighth week are Lukas Graham with their “7 Years”, which this week is not on top of either the digital or streaming chart, but the leaders on both of the charts have lower positions on the other; so that makes the winner Lukas Graham, who are on top of both the singles and albums chart this week.

April 9, 2016
Don Walker, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Watch Don Walkers Incredible APRA Speech And Living End Cover Chisel

Don Walker of Cold Chisel gave a gracious acceptance speech when Cold Chisel were awarded the Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music.

April 9, 2016
Record Store Day
Sydney’s Utopia Records Plans Midnight Opening For Record Store Day

Utopia Records in the dead heart of Sydney will open old school on Record Store Day … at midnight.

April 9, 2016