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Pat DiNizio of The Smithereens
R.I.P. Pat DiNizio of The Smithereens 1955-2017

Pat DiNizio, lead singer of The Smithereens, has died at the age of 62. A cause of death is yet to be announced.

5 days ago
Richard Marx played Melbourne on Saturday 11 June 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stars Ecstatic As Roy Moore Loses Alabama Election

Stars including Richard Marx, Nikki Sixx and Dave Foley have tweeted their excitement following the Alabama election where accused pedophile failed to obtain a senate seat.

5 days ago
KC and the Sunshine Band perform at Margaret Court Arena on Tuesday 12 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
KC & The Sunshine Band, Sister Sledge and Village People Turn Melbourne Into Giant Disco Ball

The Village People, Sister Sledge and KC & The Sunshine Band on the one show was like walking into a 70s disco time capsule.

5 days ago
Lily Allen and Giggs
Take A Listen: Lily Allen Releases New Track Trigger Bang with Giggs

Lily Allen slipped out her first song in three years this week. ‘Trigger Bang’ features Giggs.

5 days ago
Donna Summer
Tommy Mottola Has Developed A Donna Summer Musical

Music and theatre mogul Tommy Mottola is helping to bring disco legend Donna Summer's life story to the Broadway stage for 2018.

6 days ago
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran and Andrea Bocelli Perfect Collaboration Will Be Sung In Italian

Ed Sheeran will sing in Italian for an orchestral remix of Perfect featuring tenor Andrea Bocelli.

6 days ago
Belinda Carlisle, music news, noise11.com
Gwyneth Paltrow Has Produced The Go-Go’s Musical

Gwyneth Paltrow is adding theatre producer to her resume after announcing she's backing an upcoming Broadway tribute to girl group The Go-Go's.

6 days ago
Phil Oakey of Human League photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Human League Play Their First Complete Australia Show For Adelaide

The Human League have kicked off their headline tour of Australia in Adelaide after a warm-up opening for Culture Club last weekend. One song that is sure to get a run wasn’t originally a Human League song at all but has become one of their greatest hits live.

6 days ago
Sheryl Crow - Image By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Sheryl Crow Releases Song Dedicated To Sandy Hook Victims

Sheryl Crow has released a new song dedicated to the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre.

6 days ago
Morrissey Vauxhall and I
Morrissey Responds Out of Context Kevin Spacey and Trump Comments

Morrissey has slammed back at German newspaper Der Spielgel for what he claims were his comments taken completely out of context.

6 days ago
Josh Homme Queens of the Stone Age by Ros OGorman 200
Josh Homme Apologises For Being “A Total Dick”

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has admitted to being “a total dick” after kicking photographer Chelsea Lauren in the head during a gig last weekend.

6 days ago
Ed Sheeran, 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ed Sheeran Recorded His Eminem Collaboration At Russell Crowe’s House In Sydney

Ed Sheeran wrote and recorded his collaboration with Eminem at Russell Crowe's house in Sydney.

6 days ago
John Mayer photo, Deni Bluesfest 2014, Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Released From Hospital After Appendix Op

John Mayer is home and recovering following an emergency appendectomy earlier this week.

7 days ago
Dom Alessio
Dom Alessio Joins Sounds Australia As Digital Export Producer

Broadcaster Dom Alessio has been appointed Sounds Australia’s Digital Export Producer.

December 11, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck To Play Melbourne and Canberra Shows

Beck will perform in Melbourne and Canberra when he is in Australia in February for the Sydney City Limits festival.

December 11, 2017
Josh Homme Queens of the Stone Age by Ros OGorman 200
Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age Makes A Flimsy Excuse For Being An Asshole

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has issued a non-apology after kicking a photographer in the head at a concert in Los Angeles on the weekend.

December 11, 2017
Johnny Hallyday
Over One Million French Fans Grieve Johnny Hallyday

Late rocker Johnny Hallyday's funeral caused gridlock in Paris, France on Saturday (09Dec17) as more than a million people grieved for their national treasure.

December 10, 2017
Chris Rea
Chris Rea Collapses During Show In Oxford

Singer songwriter Chris Rea collapsed on stage in Oxford Saturday night.

December 10, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran To Release Another Perfect For Christmas With Andrea Bocelli

Ed Sheeran has teamed up with opera star Andrea Bocelli in a bid to keep his chart-topping hit Perfect at number one between now and Christmas.

December 10, 2017
R.E.M. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11.com, music news
R.E.M. Reveal Automatic For The People Documentary

As Athens, Georgia rock icons R.E.M.’s landmark Automatic For The People celebrates its 25th anniversary, the band has reissued the newly-remastered album on a variety of formats.

December 10, 2017
Pink Beautiful Trauma
Australian Charts: Pink has the No 1 Album

Pink remains at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart with her "Beautiful Trauma" album for a sixth broken week at No.1.

December 9, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Singles: Ed Sheeran and Beyonce Duet Is No 1 Song

Ed Sheeran becomes the second artist for 2017 to score a second No.1 single on the ARIA Charts, as his now Beyonce infused track "Perfect" jumps up three places to land at No.1, as well as at the top in the UK.

December 9, 2017
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Returns To Mushroom Group

Kylie Minogue will return to the label where it all started for her, at Michael Gudinski’s Mushroom Group.

December 9, 2017
Sam Smith photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith Blocks U2 From A UK No 1 Album

He may be too good at goodbyes, but this week Sam Smith edges out midweek leaders U2 to say hello again to the top of the Official Albums Chart. The Thrill of it All returns to Number 1 after three weeks away.

December 9, 2017
Blondie, Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Deborah Harry and Joan Jett Team For ‘Doom or Destiny’ Video

One of the tracks on Blondie's May album Pollinator is the politically charged "Doom or Destiny".

December 9, 2017
Shazam
Apple To Buy Shazam For $400 Million

Apple is making a move to strengthen its music service with the acquisition of British music discover app Shazam.

December 9, 2017
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper To Return As King Herod In Jesus Christ Superstar

For four decades, Alice Cooper has been the king of camp with his over-the-top live shows so we can't think of anyone better to play King Herod on NBC's live version of Jesus Christ Superstar.

December 9, 2017
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Steven Tyler Opens Women’s Refuge Called Janie’s House In Atlanta

Steven Tyler has launched a safe haven for abused and troubled girls in Atlanta, Georgia.

December 9, 2017
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
40 McCartney and 47 Beatles Songs Paul McCartney Could Have Played But Didn’t

Paul McCartney’s Perth and first Melbourne show featured a 40 song setlist of Beatles and McCartney solo classic.

December 8, 2017
Robbie Williams, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014
Robbie Williams Adds A Weekday A Day On The Green Show In The Yarra Valley

Robbie Williams will play the first ever weekday A Day On The Green show in the Yarra Valley as part of his Heavy Entertainment Show Australian tour.

December 8, 2017