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Ariana Grande thank u next
Australian Charts: Ariana Grande ‘thank u, next’ is no 1 again

For the second time in 2019 an album has reclaimed the top spot on the ARIA Albums Chart, as this week "thank u, next" for Ariana Grande climbs back up one spot to reign again in the No.1 spot here.

March 10, 2019
A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Singles: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper ‘Shallow’

Holding at No.1 again this week is the recent Oscar-winning song "Shallow" for Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, plus the song log its first week at the top in both Canada and America (after charting for the past 21 weeks in both locales).

March 10, 2019
Brian Cadd APIA Good Times Tour 2015
Brian Cadd performs 50+ years of self-made Aussie music history REVIEW

It was fascinating watching Australian music legend Brian Cadd perform a week apart, once with Russell Morris’ band and once with his own.

March 10, 2019
Kurious Cabinet of Curiosities
Cirque du Soliel to present Kurios for Australia

Cirque du Soliel’s next Australian showcase is the acclaimed ‘Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities’.

March 10, 2019
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Autobiography to be Published in October

Elton John has added to his farewell events with news that his autobiography will be published this October.

March 9, 2019
John Farnham photo by Ros O'Gorman
All John Farnham Red Hot Summer Shows To Go Ahead

John Farnham’s upcoming dates for Red Hot Summer series 3 will go ahead as scheduled.

March 9, 2019
Steve Van Zandt
Steve Van Zandt is now a Hologram at Newark Airport

Next time you visit Newark airport look out for Steve Van Zandt. He’ll be a hologram.

March 8, 2019
Sounds Australia
Sounds Australia reveal Aussie BBQ line-up

54 Australian acts will perform during SXSW 2019.

March 8, 2019
Busby Marou photo by Ros O'Gorman
San Francisco’s Front Country and Rockhampton’s Busby Marou take over Memo Music Hall this weekend

Queensland’s Busby Marou and all the way from the USA’s Front Country will perform this weekend at Memo Music Hall in Melbourne.

March 8, 2019
My Friend The Chocolate Cake perform at the Recital Centre in Melbourne on 16 June 2017. Photo by Ros OGorman
New Music Releases for 8 March 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: Buckcherry, H.E.R., Maren Morris, Amanda Palmer, Paul Weller (Live), Foals, Kerser, James Morrison (UK), Dido, Flight of the Conchords (Live), Sigrid, Tim Rogers, Juice WRLD, Sasami, Mick Thomas, Celtic Woman, David Bridie, Townes Van Zandt and David Gray.

March 8, 2019
Bjorn from Abba on Better Later Than Never
Bjorn from Abba is speaking at SXSW

SXSW slipped a quiet one into their speakers schedule. Bjorn Ulvaeus from Abba will be a guest speaker at the SXSW music conference in Austin, Texas this month.

March 8, 2019
Gurrumul Djarimirri
Gurrumul ‘Djarimirri ‘(Child of the Rainbow)’ awarded Australian Music Prize

Gurrumul’s ‘Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)’ has won for Australian Music Prize for 2019.

March 8, 2019
James Hetfield of Metallica photo by Ros OGorman
Metallica and Slipknot to tour Australia together in October

Metallica’s Worldwired tour will reach Australia and New Zealand in October and Slipknot are their special guests.

March 8, 2019
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo
Michael Jackson’s name will survive Leaving Neverland says daughter Paris

Paris Jackson is certain her father Michael Jackson's name won't be torn down following the damning documentary Leaving Neverland.

March 8, 2019
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo, music news
Corey Feldman says Michael Jackson never molested him

Corey Feldman has decided he can no longer defend Michael Jackson.

March 8, 2019
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
EMI bosses sue Kanye West

EMI bosses are suing Kanye West over what he has called a "servitude" contract, insisting the terms of the agreement are all legal in New York, where the deal was signed - and extended.

March 8, 2019
Christina Aguilera photo by Ros O'Gorman
Christina Aguilera to be honored by LGBTI community

Christina Aguilera is to be honoured by LGBTQ advocacy group Human Rights Campaign (HRC).

March 8, 2019
Serge Thomann with sporting legend Cathy Freeman
France awards Melbourne photographer Serge Thomann Chevalier (Knight) de l’Ordre national du Mérite

One of Melbourne’s most respected music industry identities Serge Thomann has today received one of France’s highest honours, Chevalier (Knight) de l’Ordre national du Mérite.

March 7, 2019
Suzi Quatro
Red Hot Summer hits up the Central Coast and Gold Coast this weekend

Suzi Quatro and The Angels will spend a Red Hot Summer on the Central Coast and Gold Coast this weekend.

March 7, 2019
The Monkees with Peter Tork and Micky Dolenz perform at the Palais in St Kilda as part of their 50th anniversary tour on Wednesday 7 December 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: The Monkees in Massachusetts

The untimely passing of Peter Tork last month ended any hope that the surviving members of The Monkees would ever play together as a trio.

March 7, 2019
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo, music news
Taj Jackson defends Uncle Michael Jackson’s honor

Michael Jackson's nephew has flown to the U.K. and Ireland to dismiss child sex allegations raised in the damning new documentary Leaving Neverland, insisting he wouldn't be there if he had any doubts the accusers might be right.

March 7, 2019
Dont Kill Live Music
NSW Music Fans Can Vote Out Gladys Berejiklian

With the New South Wales election just weeks away on 23 March music fans in the pissed off state have a chance to vote out Gladys Berejiklian and her antiquated government.

March 7, 2019
Craig Reid, The Proclaimers, Palais Theatre St Kilda, Sunday 17 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:/www.noise11.com
The Proclaimers to tour Australia in May 2019

The Proclaimers will tour Australia in May with fresh new songs from their 11th album ‘Angry Cyclist’.

March 7, 2019
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R. Kelly says the media has “assassinated” him

Singer R. Kelly has blasted reports that suggest he's a monster in an explosive new TV interview.

March 7, 2019
Nikki Sixx, Motley Crue, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nikki Sixx says he can’t remember sexual assault story in The Dirt

Nikki Sixx has no recollection of a possible sexual assault recounted in Motley Crue's memoir The Dirt.

March 7, 2019
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper to marry this weekend

Chance the Rapper will become a married man at the weekend.

March 7, 2019
R.Kelly, music news, noise11.com
R. Kelly melts down during Gail King interview

R. Kelly broke down in tears while filming a new interview for a news show as he emotionally denied allegations he has kept sex slaves against their will.

March 7, 2019
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift’s mum is fighting cancer again

Taylor Swift’s mum is fighting cancer for a second time.

March 7, 2019
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo
Former Child Star Mark Lester is saddened Leaving Neverland was made

Mark Lester is disappointed about the allegations made against Michael Jackson in the Dan Reed-directed Leaving Neverland documentary.

March 7, 2019
Air Supply perform at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Wednesday 8 June 2016.
Air Supply’s Russell Hitchcock describes his strange experiences with Jim Steinman

When Air Supply made ‘Making Love Out of Nothing At All’ the experience was completely different from what the ex-Melbourne band was used to.

March 6, 2019