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Brian Wilson performs Pet Sounds at the Palais in St Kilda on Sunday 3 April 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Wilson Performs Pet Sounds For NYC

Brian Wilson brought his band to the Chevy Court at the New York State Fair on Monday night with his Pet Sounds 50th-anniversary show.

August 31, 2016
TinPan Orange
Tinpan Orange To Support The Cat Empire In Europe

Harry Angus will make The Cat Empire European tour a working family holiday with news that Tinpan Orange-fronted by his wife Emily Lubitz will open for his band on the tour.

August 31, 2016
PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey Announces An Australia and New Zealand Tour

PJ Harvey will return to Australia and New Zealand for shows in January.

August 31, 2016
Kevin Bacon
Kevin Bacon Once Wrote A Song For Michael Jackson

Kevin Bacon wrote his first song at the age of 11 in the hopes of having Michael Jackson record it.

August 31, 2016
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Chris Brown Posts Bizarre Video Rants Ahead Of Police Raid

R&B star and convicted thug Chris Brown has posted a series of bizarre rants on Instagram ahead of a police raid following claims by a woman, Miss California Regional 2016 Baylee Curran, that the singer threatened her with a gun.

August 31, 2016
Frank Sinatra, Noise11, Photo
1961 Frank Sinatra Sydney Concert To Be Included In New Box Set

A Frank Sinatra concert from Sydney in 1961 will be included in a new Sinatra box set.

August 31, 2016
Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand Is Looking Forward To Lady Gaga’s A Star Is Born Remake

Barbra Streisand can't wait to see what Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga will do with the A Star is Born remake, because she's convinced the film will be a big hit.

August 31, 2016
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Mel C Says She Will Never Rejoin Spice Girls

Mel C has officially ruled herself out of the Spice Girls reunion due to take place next year.

August 31, 2016
Sean Diddy Combs, music news, noise11.com
Sean Combs Opens School In Harlem

Rap mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs is celebrating the launch of his new school in his native Harlem, New York.

August 30, 2016
John Lennon, music news, noise11.com
Mark David Chapman To Remain In Prison

Mark David Chapman, the man who was convicted of murdering John Lennon in 1980, has been once again denied parole.

August 30, 2016
Buried In Verona
Buried In Verona Announce Their Split

Sydney’s Buried In Verona have called it a day. The band will split after one more tour in October.

August 30, 2016
Jeff Tweedy of Wilco images by Ros O'Gorman
Wilco Share New Song Someone To Lose

Wilco has started to drop a few more hints to the sound of the new album ‘Schmilco’ by sharing the song ‘Someone To Lose’.

August 30, 2016
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Out On The Weekend Headline Shows Revealed

Out On The Weekend sideshows have been announced for October.

August 30, 2016
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Blue King Brown and Montaigne Set For Wildwood Music Festival

Blue King Brown will headline the second Wildwood Music Festival in Port Macquarie in October.

August 30, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo, http://www.noise11.com
Beyonce VMA Performance Generates More Facebook Than Television Views

The Beyonce performance of her ‘Lemonade’ album at the MTV VMAs in New York yesterday has generated over 15 million views on Facebook, more than double the number of people who watched the show on TV.

August 30, 2016
Gene Wilder in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
R.I.P. Gene Wilder 1933-2016

Legendary comic and actor Gene Wilder has died at the age of 83.

August 30, 2016
David Crosby, A Day On The Green, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
David Crosby Releases Second Song From ‘Lighthouse’

David Crosby's new album, Lighthouse, is due on October 21 via GroundUP Music/Verve Label Group and, on Friday, he released the second song from the album.

August 30, 2016
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Exploding Balloon Injures Customers At Joey Fatone Restaurant

Nine people have been injured after shoppers in Florida mistook the sound of popping balloons at singer/actor Joey Fatone's new hot dog stand for gunfire.

August 30, 2016
The Chantoozies at Pure Gold Live 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
Riviera Music Club To Open At Mentone RSL

Melbourne’s live music scene is expanding even further with news of the Riviera Music Club set to open up at the Mentone RSL in Melbourne’s south-east.

August 29, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo, http://www.noise11.com
Beyonce Wins Half Of The VMAs The Complete Winners List

Beyonce has picked up the award for Video of the Year at the Video Music Awards (VMAs) handed out in New York this weekend.

August 29, 2016
Stonefield
Stonefield Set Out For So Above So Below National Tour

Stonefield will head out around Australia for their largest ever headline So Above So Below tour.

August 29, 2016
Angus Young AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Perform Live Wire For First Time Since 1982

AC/DC performed the TNT classic ‘Live Wire’ for the first time since October 1982 in North Carolina over the weekend.

August 29, 2016
Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen
Paul Kelly To Headline First Lighthouse Folk Festival

Paul Kelly will headline the first Lighthouse Folk Festival at Norah Head in November.

August 29, 2016
Kimya Dawson photo by Ros OGorman
Kimya Dawson Cancels Australian Tour And Bigsound Appearance

Kimya Dawson has had to cancel her Australian and New Zealand tour and will also no longer take part in the Bigsound conference as a speaker.

August 29, 2016
Charlie A'Court
Charlie A’Court ‘Refuse To Fear’ Is A Response To Terrorism

Charlie A’Court’s latest song ‘Refuse To Fear’ is a response to terrorism around the world.

August 29, 2016
Tame Impala, Photo By Damien Loverso
Lady Gaga Joins Tame Impala At LA’s FYF Festival

Tame Impala opened up a guest spot to Lady Gaga at their FYF Festival performance in Los Angeles on the weekend.

August 29, 2016
Sean Diddy Combs, music news, noise11.com
Sean Combs Avoids Domestic Dispute Charges

Sean Combs has escaped charges following an alleged domestic dispute with his girlfriend Cassie Ventura.

August 29, 2016
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Australian Albums Frank Ocean ‘Blonde’ Is An Easy No 1

US singer Frank Ocean sees his second solo album, and first new material in four years, entitled "Blonde" (sometimes spelt 'Blond' too) debut at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

August 29, 2016
The Chainsmokers
Australian Singles The Chainsmokers Spends Third Week At No 1

Holding for a third week atop the ARIA Singles Chart are The Chainsmokers with Halsey and their collaboration "Closer", which also jumped from 6 to 1 in the US this past week too.

August 29, 2016
Bruce Springsteen - image by Ros O'Gorman, noise11.com, photos
Bruce Springsteen Plays His Longest Ever US Show

Bruce Springsteen shows have always been a bit of a marathon. Often starting an hour late, once they get going, there is no stopping for a minimum of three hours and, often, much longer.

August 28, 2016