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Snoop Dogg Is Going To Be A Game Show Host

Snoop Dogg has signed on to host a revival of 1970s game show The Joker's Wild.

May 18, 2017
Diana Krall, music news, noise11.com
Diana Krall To Head Out Of Six Month Tour

Diana Krall has announced an extensive six-month tour behind her album Turn Up the Quiet.

May 18, 2017
Stephen Schwartz
Stephen Schwartz Honoured With ASCAP Founders Award

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has honored composer Stephen Schwartz with their 2017 Founders Award at the 32nd Annual ASCAP Screen Music Awards, held last night (may 16) at The Wiltern in Los Angeles.

May 18, 2017
Mi-Sex
R.I.P. Kevin Stanton of Mi-Sex 1955-2017

Kevin Stanton, the former Mi-Sex guitarist, has died at the age 61.

May 17, 2017
My Fair Lady opening night at the Regent Theatre in Melbourne on Tuesday 16 May 2017. Photo Ros OGorman
Dame Julie Andrews’ Australian Production Of My Fair Lady Is A Theatrical Masterpiece

The latest Australian production of My Fair Lady, directed by Dame Julie Andrews, is one of the most spectacular productions to reach a Melbourne stage in years.

May 17, 2017
Lucius Borich
Lucius Borich and Slim Jim Phantom Join Noise11 For iHeartRadio

With the Sydney Drum and Percussion Show just over a week away showcase acts Slim Jim Phantom of the Stray Cats and Lucius Borich of COG talk it up at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

May 17, 2017
Regurgitator
Regurgitator To Mark 20th Anniversary of Unit With Gold Coast Performance

Regurgitator will mark the 20th anniversary of the release of their second album Unit with a show at EB Expo 2017 on the Gold Coast.

May 17, 2017
Ed Sheeran: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Third Ed Sheeran Stadium Show Added In Melbourne

Ed Sheeran will play a third show in Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.

May 17, 2017
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Foo Fighters To Play Singapore For First Time In 20 Years

Foo Fighters will be on the road with the tour heading to Singapore for the first time in 21 years in August.

May 17, 2017
Ray Parker Jr and Fran Strine
Ray Parker Jr and Chicago Form Chicago’s Finest

Ray Parker Jr, Danny Saraphine and Bill Champlin have formed Chicago's Finest, a brand new group to celebrate everything Chicago, including the band and the city.

May 17, 2017
Glenn Frey, Eagles performs at Rod Laver Arena on 18 December 2010. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Glenn Frey’s Deacon To Join Eagles Upcoming Shows

Even though there were strong signs that the Eagles were done after the death of Glenn Frey, they announced that they would be playing the Classic East and West Festivals in July but the question was who would be taking Frey's place (if anyone).

May 17, 2017
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Loretta Lynn Moved to a Rehabilitation Facility

The full condition of Loretta Lynn has not been revealed but, based on the fact that she is now in a rehabilitation facility, it appears that there must have been some damage from the stroke she suffered on May 4.

May 17, 2017
OMD
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark To Release The Punishment Of Luxury

The resurgence of OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) continues with the September 1 release of their new album The Punishment of Luxury.

May 17, 2017
Paris Jackson large image
Paris Jackson Has Written A Song She Wants Paul McCartney To Sing

Paris Jackson has written a song she'd like music veteran Paul McCartney to sing.

May 17, 2017
The Zombies, music news, noise11.com
The Zombies Play Boston SETLIST

Hard to believe that several of rocks most iconic albums are celebrating their silver anniversary this year.

May 17, 2017
Fleet Foxes
Fleet Foxes Deliver Video For ‘Fool’s Errand’

Fleet Foxes have delivered the video for the second track from their next album 'Crack Up'.

May 16, 2017
2017 Australian Jazz Bell Awards held at Birds Basement in Melbourne on Monday 15 May 2017.
Albert Dadon Celebrates 15 years of The Jazz Bell Awards

Albert Dadon’s Australian Jazz Bell Awards celebrated 15 years on Monday night honouring Australia’s jazz community with its most prestigious awards night.

May 16, 2017
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Johnson Returns To The Stage With Paul Rodgers and Robert Plant

Paul Rodgers played his Free Spirit UK Tour show on Sunday night at the New Theatre in Oxford, England.

May 16, 2017
The Edge and Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Open The Joshua Tree Tour In Vancouver SETLIST

It was definitely a night of early U2 music when the band opened "The Joshua Tree Tour 2017" on Friday night at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, BC.

May 16, 2017
Mazzy Star Keith Mitchell
R.I.P. Keith Mitchell of Mazzy Star

Keith Mitchell, the drummer for Mazzy Starr who played on all of the band's albums, died on Sunday from an unknown cause.

May 16, 2017
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne Open Dog Care Centre

Rocker Ozzy Osbourne is reportedly opening a dog care centre on his estate in England.

May 16, 2017
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper Issues Apology After Social Media Faux Pas

Chance the Rapper has apologised to fans after appearing to approve of an Instagram user shaming larger women online.

May 16, 2017
Elton John Reconnects With Mother After A Decade

Elton John wrote a touching Mother's Day post to his mum on Sunday (May 14) after ending their long-running feud.

May 16, 2017
R.I.P. Pierre DeMudd of The Dazz Band

Pierre DeMudd, trumpeter and vocalist for the Dazz Band during their biggest years, has died. No details are available.

May 16, 2017
Justin Hayward
Justin Hayward To Play His First Solo Shows Ever For Australia

Moody Blues legend Justin Hayward is coming to Australia to perform solo for the very first time.

May 15, 2017
Remi photo by Ros OGorman
REMI and Boxwars Added To Melbourne Community Cup

The Melbourne leg of the Community Cup has had REMI and Boxwars added to the bill.

May 15, 2017
Tommy Emmanuel, noise11.com, music news
Tommy Emmanuel Sets Aussie Dates

Tommy Emmanuel will return home to Australia in September for dates in Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.

May 15, 2017
Ollie Olsen
Ollie Olsen To Curate The Class of 2018 for Leaps and Bounds

Australia’s post-punk, electronica legend Ollie Olsen will curate the Class of 2018 event for the Leaps & Bounds festival for the City of Yarra.

May 15, 2017
Bernard Fanning, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Bernard Fanning and The Presets Set For Sunshine Coast Music Festival

Bernard Fanning and The Presets will perform at the Sunshine Coast’s Maroochy Music & Vis Arts Festival.

May 15, 2017
Aled Jones One Voice
Mothers Day Fails To Create Music Sales Upswing For First Time

The week leading into Mother’s Day is traditionally a big week for music sales. Not this year. Music was definitely not the gift of choice for 2017.

May 15, 2017