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Pearl Jam photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pearl Jam Go Live For 2018

Pearl Jam have played a series of shows in South America this week, their first for 2018.

March 28, 2018
The Posies
Three Classics From The Posies To Be Reissued

Omnivore Recordings will embark upon an ambitious reissue of three classic albums by the Posies, who celebrate their 30th anniversary this year.

March 28, 2018
Hacktivist
Timfy James Leaves Hacktivist

Hacktivist founding guitarist Timfy James has left the band.

March 28, 2018
Wu-Tang Clan drinks
Wu-Tang Clan Vodka To Launch In Sydney

Jay Sean, Timomatic and DJ Nino Brown will hit Sydney up to launch Wu-Tang Clan’s vodka in Australia in April.

March 27, 2018
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Alice Cooper Wishes Steven Tyler At Happy 70th Birthday

Steven Tyler is 70 and Alice Cooper has stepped up to wish a Happy Birthday.

March 27, 2018
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Cancels Australian Promo Tour

Kylie Minogue has cancelled her Australian promo tour due to illness.

March 27, 2018
Eagles of Death Metal, music news, noise11.com
Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes Has Deleted His Vile Social Media Spew

Eagles of Death Metal dickhead Jesse Hughes has deleted his Instagram account after a vile spew against the victims of the Parkland terrorist shooting.

March 27, 2018
Lana Del Rey image photo noise11
Lana Del Rey Confirms Radiohead Lawsuit Is Over

Lana Del Rey has confirmed that her lawsuit with Radiohead regarding her song Get Free is over.

March 27, 2018
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper Calls Beer Ad ‘Racist’

Chance the Rapper has branded a new advert for Heineken Light beer "horribly racist".

March 27, 2018
Pat DiNizio of The Smithereens
The Smithereens Singer Pat DiNizio To Be Honored In Hometown

The Township of Scotch Plains, NJ has announced the first in a series of events to honor their native son, the late Pat DiNizio of the Smithereens.

March 27, 2018
XXXTentacion
Album That Almost No-One Bought by XXXTentacion Debuts At No 3 In Australia

Imagine having a number three album in the seventh biggest market in the world with next to no sales. That day has come. Welcome to 2018 and why does XXXTentacion have the number 3 album in Australia?

March 26, 2018
Eagles of Death Metal, music news, noise11.com
Why Jesse Hughes Of Eagles Of Death Metal Is A Complete Fuckwit

Jesse Hughes, the lead fuckwit from Eagles of Death Metal, has spewed the most repulsive diatribe against the student protesters in the USA you could possibly read.

March 26, 2018
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Is Ready To Perform Again

Sinead O'Connor is coming back to the live stage in the U.S.

March 26, 2018
No More Mr Nice Guy Michael Bruce
Original Alice Cooper Group Member Michael Bruce Updates Biography

Much to the excitement of Alice Cooper group fans worldwide, Gonzo Multimedia will be releasing Michael Bruce's critically acclaimed biography No More Mr. Nice Guy in a revised edition. Also available is a limited edition signed by Michael Bruce.

March 26, 2018
Gurrumul Djarimirri
First Taste of Final Gurrumul Recording Revealed

Gurrumul’s final recording ‘Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)’ will be released on April 13.

March 26, 2018
Sampa The Great 13th AMP showcase Pop up at the Arts Centre Foyer Melbourne on a Flatbed Truck. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Sydney Venue The Basement To Close

Sydney ridiculous Liberal government induced lock-out laws has claimed another scalp, according to Sydney musician Danny G Felix. The iconic Circular Quay music venue may be on the verge of closing.

March 25, 2018
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran ÷ Spends 25th Week At No 1

The Ed Sheeran onslaught continues at the top of the ARIA Albums Charts for a 25th week for his third album "÷ (Divide)", matching the amount of time that a classic Aussie album achieved in 1986 and 1987.

March 25, 2018
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Australian Charts: Drake ‘God’s Plan’ Is No 1 For Eighth Week

Drake sees his track "God's Plan" hold for an eighth straight week as the No.1 song on the ARIA Singles Chart.

March 25, 2018
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sir Paul McCartney Joins Protest Against Terrorist Group The NRA

Sir Paul McCartney has joined the millions of protesters across America speaking out about American terrorist organisation the NRA in the March For Our Lives rally across the USA this weekend.

March 25, 2018
Rod Stewart, photo by Mary Boukouvalas Noise11
Rod Stewart Criticises Elton John For His ‘Retirement’ Tour

Rod Stewart and Elton John have had their disputes over the years, but the latest may be a real record breaker.

March 24, 2018
Harry Connick Jr, Noise11, Photo
Harry Connick Jr To Star In The Sting Musical

Harry Connick Jr will perform a limited run of shows starring in The Sting before it heads to Broadway.

March 24, 2018
Nile Rodgers, melbourne, noise11, music portrait, Ros O'Gorman photography
Nile Rodgers Named Chief Creative Officer For Abbey Road Studios

Nile Rodgers is the new Chief Creative Adviser at London's Abbey Road Studios.

March 24, 2018
Tuka
Tuka Of Thundamentals Releases First Solo Music In Two Years

Thundamentals MC Tuka has released his first solo music in two years.

March 23, 2018
Hoodoo Gurus Dave Faulkner, photo by Ros OGorman
Hoodoo Gurus Are Finally Streaming After All These Years

Hoodoo Gurus admit they are probably the last band on Earth to stream their music.

March 23, 2018
PP Arnold
The Legend PP Arnold Talks Music History At Noise11 iHeartRadio

Talking with PP Arnold is like talking to a music encyclopaedia and it talking right back at you. PP Arnold lived music history. She was there with The Small Faces, had songs produced by Mick Jagger and Eric Clapton and written by Barry Gibb. One of her songs was a duet with Rod Stewart in a band featuring Keith Richards and Ron Wood.

March 23, 2018
Neil Young Paradox
New Music Releases 23 March 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: Neil Young, George Ezra, Jack White, Dami Im, Rick Parfitt, Led Zeppelin (re-issue), Preoccupations, Don McLean and a new So Fresh compilation.

March 23, 2018
Guns N Roses perform at the MCG in Melbourne on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Guns N Roses are touring Australia on their Not In This Lifetime tour. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Slash Is Working On A New Album

Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators will return this fall with their as-yet-untitled third studio album. The group, Slash (Guitar), Myles Kennedy (Vocals), Brent Fitz (Drums), Todd Kerns (Bass & Vocals) and Frank Sidoris (Guitar & Vocals), has entered the studio with producer Michael "Elvis" Baskette (Alter Bridge, Iggy Pop, Incubus). Expect the group to announce a full North American tour for the fall.

March 23, 2018
Steve Mandell
R.I.P. Steve Mandell of Dueling Banjos Fame At 76

Steve Mandell, the guitar player who joined Eric Weissberg on the hit instrumental "Dueling Banjos" from the film Deliverence died on Wednesday, March 14 at the age of 76. He had been suffering from prostate cancer.

March 22, 2018
Kirk Pengilly at Sothebys Australia
Kirk Pengilly Auction Generated $228,323 Sales

An auction of Kirk Pengilly’s musical items generated $228,323 in sales in Sydney this week.

March 22, 2018
Winston Surfshirt
Sydney’s Winston Surfshirt Signs To BMG

Sydney six-piece Winston Surfshirt is now with BMG.

March 22, 2018