Melbourne Music Bank 2015, music news, noise11.com
Melbourne Music Bank Entries Close August 23

The Bank of Melbourne’s Melbourne Music Bank is calling for applications for the 2015 event and you have two more weeks to apply.

August 10, 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
Annie Lennox 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Boyfriend of Tali Lennox, Daughter of Annie Lennox, Missing After Kayaking Accident

Tali Lennox, the daughter of Annie Lennox and Israeli producer Uri Fruchtmann, survived a kayaking accident on Saturday but her boyfriend remains missing.

August 10, 2015
Rita Ora, Noise11, Photo
Rita Ora Says We Misunderstand Her

Rita Ora apparently feels "very misunderstood".

August 10, 2015
Darlene Love (photo by Ros O'Gorman)
Darlene Love Has A New Steve Van Zandt Produced Album On The Way

Guitar great/artist/producer/E Street Band icon Stevie Van Zandt has signed seminal pop legend Darlene Love to his Wicked Cool label, partnering with Columbia Records to release a new album by Love coming this fall, titled Introducing Darlene Love.

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
Miley Cyrus, Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros OGorman
Miley Cyrus Says Sexism Is The Industries Biggest Problem

Miley Cyrus believes fame doesn't make a person happy.

August 9, 2015
will.i.am photo by Ros O'Gorman
will.i.am Says His Music Is His Therapy

will.i.am sees joking around and writing music as therapy.

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
Of Monsters And Men, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Listen To New Of Monsters And Men ‘Empire’

Of Monsters and Men release the official music video for 'Empire' shot by Tabitha Denholm and features model Erika Linder & Ingmari Lamy.

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
Gabrielle Aplin, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch Gabrielle Aplin’s New Song Sweet Nothing #VIDEO

After 63.5 million Spotify streams, 80 million YouTube views, 1.5 million sales of singles from her debut album 'English Rain', and #1 chart positions in the UK and Australia, Gabrielle Aplin's new single 'Sweet Nothing' is coming in September.

August 9, 2015
Bobby Brown Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi
Bobbi Kristina Estate To Challenge Nick Gordon In Wrongful Death Suit

Bobbi Kristina Brown's estate has amended their $10 million lawsuit against Nick Gordon.

August 9, 2015
Led Zeppelin Presence
Led Zeppelin Back In UK Chart At 9, 10 and 12

Led Zeppelin storms back onto the charts for the fourth and final time with their last three albums in deluxe editions.

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
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Ronson Puts In A Good Work For Bruno Mars

Mark Ronson discusses the slog behind 'Uptown Funk', Perfect Sounds and finding the next Amy Winehouse, in an exclusive interview with The Huffington Post UK.

August 8, 2015
Meghan Trainor, Noise11.com music news
ARIA Albums: Meghan Trainor ‘Title’ Is No 1

Meghan Trainor jumps back up four places to reclaim the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart with her debut album “Title”.

August 8, 2015
One Direction, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
ARIA Singles: One Direction ‘Drag Me Down’ Is No 1

One Direction land their first number one single in Australia this week, as the first single from their forthcoming fifth album “Drag Me Down” debuts at the top of the ARIA Singles this week.

August 8, 2015
Hugh Cornwell
The Stranglers’ Hugh Cornell New Album Details

Hugh Cornwell will release 'The Fall And Rise Of Hugh Cornwell' later this month.

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
CD Collection
It’s Now Illegal To Rip Your Own CD In The UK

A British high court has just killed a whole industry, at least if people pay attention to the letter of the law.

August 8, 2015
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Reflects On The Mistakes He Made In His Career

Tony Bennett thinks he made a lot of mistakes at the start of his career.

August 8, 2015
Prince at SXSW, Noise11, Photo
Prince To Release New Album HitNRun Exclusively Through One Streaming Service

Prince will release his upcoming album, HITNRUN, exclusively on Jay-Z's new artist oriented service Tidal.

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
Mondo Rock Besto Mondo, music news, noise11.com
Best Of Mondo Rock Is Now Besto Mondo

Mondo Rock had 15 hit records in Australia between 1980 and 1991.

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
Jeff St John The Id Big Time Operators, music news, noise11.com
Historic Jeff St John And The Id Australian Recordings Reissued

Jeff St John and The Id’s historic 1967 album ‘Big Time Operators’ is available again for the first time on CD via Gil Matthews’ Aztec Records.

August 8, 2015