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Canned Heat
How Canned Heat Made a Wilbert Harrison Song a Hit Before Ferry and Dylan Recorded It

Bluesman Wilbert Harrison was responsible for Canned Heat’s third hit song. After the Los Angeles blues rock boogie band scored their first and second hits with now classics ‘On The Road Again’ and ‘Going Up The Country’, their third hit was a cover of Wilbert’s ‘Lets Stick Together’.

April 22, 2019
Normie Rowe and the Playboys perform at Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, Melbourne on Saturday 6 June 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Normie Rowe Sends a Powerful ANZAC Day Message with Compulsory Hero video

Normie Rowe has delivered a powerful anti-war ANZAC Day message with his cover of 1927’s ‘Compulsory Hero’.

April 22, 2019
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David Bromley has Directed Brian Cadd’s ‘Silver City’ video

Brian Cadd’s new ‘Silver City’ video was directed by world-renowned artist David Bromley.

April 22, 2019
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The Seekers have No. 4 Album and Zoot make the Vinyl Chart

The Seekers have an album in the Australian Top 10 and Zoot are back in the vinyl chart. In an era of BTS and Billie Eilish, heritage acts are proving they have dollar value too.

April 22, 2019
BTS Map of the Soul
Australian Charts: Boy Band BTS has the number one album

BTS land their fourth Top 10 entry and now first No.1 position in Australia as their new seven track EP called "Map of the Soul: Persona" debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart.

April 21, 2019
Billy Ray Cyrus
Australian Charts: Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus have the number one song

After leaping to No.2 last week the country-rap song for Lil' Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus called "Old Town Road (I Got Horses in the Back)" takes over the top of the ARIA Singles Chart this week and is newly Gold (●) in sales.

April 21, 2019
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Bob Dylan Waves the Naughty Finger at Fans with Phones

Bob Dylan stopped his show in Vienna, Austria this week to chastise fans with phones aimed at him.

April 20, 2019
Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac performs at ADOTG at Mt Duneed Winery on 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fleetwood Mac Reschedule Cancelled North American Dates

Fleetwood Mac have rescheduled their cancelled US dates and added a new show following Stevie Nick’s illness this month.

April 20, 2019
Philip Bailey
Earth, Wind & Fire’s Philip Bailey gathers his famous friends for solo album

Earth, Wind & Fire’s Philip Bailey has recruited his famous mates will.i.am, Chick Corea, Steve Gadd and Robert Glasper to assist him for his new solo album ‘Love Will Find A Way’.

April 20, 2019
Roger Waters played Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Saturday 10 February 2018. Roger Waters is performing his Us and Them Australian tour. Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters Joins Nick Mason in New York for early Pink Floyd track

Pink Floyd had somewhat of a reunion on Thursday night in New York when Roger Waters joined Nick Mason to perform the epic ‘Set The Controls for the Heart of the Sun’.

April 20, 2019
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Mick Jagger returns to the Public Eye

Mick Jagger returned to the public eye with his first night out on Thursday, just two weeks after undergoing heart surgery.

April 20, 2019
Hollywood Vampires
Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp and Joe Perry Deliver New Hollywood Vampires

The Hollywood Vampires, the supergroup featuring Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry, have a new song ‘Who’s Laughing Now’ and a new album ‘Rise’ on the way.

April 19, 2019
Sheryl Crow performs at Margaret Court Arena on Friday 6 April 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sheryl Crow and Johnny Cash Merge Redemption Day With Stunning Music Video

Sheryl Crow first released ‘Redemption Day’ on her second album in 1996. Johnny Cash left us in 2003. In 2010, his version of Sheryl Crow’s ‘Redemption Day’ was released as part of his American Songbook series. Today, 19 April, 2019, the two songs were merged.

April 19, 2019
Viagogo
Australian Federal Court finds consumer vultures Viagogo Misleading and Deceptive

The Australian Federal Court has ruled that Swiss ticket reseller Viagogo has not only been misleading consumers, it has been ripping them off with exorbitant fees.

April 19, 2019
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Jason Bonham Apologises To Jimmy Page over Cocaine Comments

Jason Bonham, the son of the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, has apologised to his dad’s co-founder Jimmy Page for describing instances with hard drugs via Page as a kid on tour with Led Zep.

April 19, 2019
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Johnny Cash Statue to Replace Confederate on Capitol Hill

Statues of country superstar Johnny Cash and civil rights hero Daisy Lee Gatson will soon replace confederate figures Uriah Milton Rose and James Paul Clarke.

April 19, 2019
Rolling Stones Honk
New Music Releases for 19 April 2019

Major new titles coming this week from: The Rolling Stones (GH), Cage the Elephant, Josh Groban (Live), The O'Jays, After the Burial, X Ambassadors, Jade Bird and Katie Noonan.

April 19, 2019
Leo Sayer Selfie
NOISE11 EXCLUSIVE: Leo Sayer takes you track by track through ‘Selfie’ at iHeartRadio

Music legend Leo Sayer will release his 15th studio album ‘Selfie’ on 26 April, 2019. He sat down exclusively with Noise11.com to talk about every song on iHeartRadio.

April 18, 2019
City Calm Down
City Calm Down make a statement with their brand new song ‘Television’

Melbourne band City Calm Down are making a statement about the media with their new song ‘Television’.

April 18, 2019
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Canned Heat founder Fito de la Parra solves the mystery of the Hooker ‘N Heat cover

Canned Heat founding member Adolfo "Fito" de la Parra has confirmed the mystery behind the classic John Lee Hooker and Canned Heat collaboration, the 1971 album ‘Hooker ‘N Heat’.

April 18, 2019
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna and Maluma releases Medellín, have a listen

Madonna’s first single from the ‘Madame X’ album is ‘Medellín’ featuring Maluma.

April 18, 2019
N.Y.C.K.
N.Y.C.K. drop their first new music since 2017

Melbourne duo Dominique Garrard and Nicholas Acquroff aka N.Y.C.K. have released ‘Wild Streak’, their first new music since the ‘Alive’ EP of 2017.

April 18, 2019
Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett To Launch Tell Me How You Really Feel installation at The Other Art Fair Melbourne

Courtney Barnett’s Tell Me How You Really Feel project will be brought to life at The Other Art Fair Melbourne in May.

April 18, 2019
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince Family Fights Administrators

Prince's siblings are seeking to take more control over the late superstar's estate after clashing with administrators and taking issue with their exorbitant expenses.

April 18, 2019
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake Honors Tiger Woods

Golf fan Justin Timberlake has saluted his pal Tiger Woods in a new Time magazine profile, marking the sportsman's nod on the 100 Most Influential People of 2019 list.

April 18, 2019
Notorious BIG
Son of Notorious B.I.G. Launches Marijuana Company

The son of rap legend Notorious B.I.G. is launching his own marijuana brand in honour of his late father.

April 18, 2019
Beyonce photo by Ros OGorman
Beyonce Reveals She Had Emergency C-Section in Homecoming Documentary

Beyonce has revealed one of her twins' hearts stopped forcing her to undergo an emergency caesarean delivery.

April 18, 2019
Kelsea Ballerini
Kelsea Ballerini becomes the Youngest Member of the Grand Ole Opry

Kelsea Ballerini became the youngest current member of the Grand Ole Opry in Tennessee on Tuesday night.

April 18, 2019
Dame Edna
Melbourne Comedy Festival Drops Barry Humphries Name From Award

The Melbourne Comedy Festival has dropped Barry Humphries name in The Barry award following his outrageous comments about the LGBTI community.

April 17, 2019
Julia Jacklin
Julia Jacklin Makes A Video Backstage for ‘Comfort’

Julia Jacklin has made a video for her song ‘Comfort’ backstage while on tour in the UK with First Aid Kit.

April 17, 2019