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Don Henley photo by Ros OGorman
Don Henley Turns 70 With A Rocking Party In Dallas

Don Henley was working this weekend as he turned 70. Henley performed his 70th birthday concert in his hometown Dallas and he had lots of special guests.

July 23, 2017
John Heard with Bette Midler in Beaches
R.I.P. Beaches and Home Alone Star John Heard 1946-2017

John Heard, one of America’s greatest actors of the past half century, has died at age 72.

July 23, 2017
Bernard Fanning of Powderfinger photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
So Powderfinger Just Reformed

Bernard Fanning’s Instagram tease of a Powderfinger reunion yesterday turned out to actually happened.

July 22, 2017
LC Cook
R.I.P. L.C. Cook, Brother of Sam Cooke, 1932-2017

Blues pioneer L.C. Cook, the brother of soul legend Sam Cooke, has died at the age of 84.

July 22, 2017
Brian Setzer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Edmunds Sets His Sights On Retirement

According to Brian Setzer, Dave Edmunds is retiring after this weekend.

July 22, 2017
Geoff Mack
R.I.P. Geoff Mack I’ve Been Everywhere Composer 1922-2017

Australian songwriter Geoff Mack, who wrote the iconic ‘I’ve Been Everywhere’, has died at age 94.

July 22, 2017
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna’s Scumbag Ex Tries To Sell Her Own Underwear Back To Her

Madonna's ex-boyfriend Peter Shue has suggested the singer buy the used underwear he is selling if she wants them back.

July 22, 2017
Lana Del Rey, music news, noise11.com
Lana Del Rey Ditches Americana Visuals Because Of Trump

Lana Del Rey would find it "weird" using American flag visuals on her tours now that Donald Trump is U.S. President.

July 21, 2017
R. Kelly, music news, nnoise11.com
Sony Urged To Drop R. Kelly

A new online petition has been set up by activists hoping to persuade Sony Music bosses to drop R. Kelly following allegations suggesting the singer is running a sex cult.

July 21, 2017
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Ignore Boycott And Perform In Tel Aviv

Radiohead's controversial Tel Aviv gig went ahead without incident on Wednesday night (19Jul17) after the rockers ignored calls to cancel the show to protest Israel's treatment of its Palestinian neighbours.

July 21, 2017
Trent Reznor, Nine Inch Nails - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nine Inch Nails Play Their First Show In Three Years

Nine Inch Nails took to the stage for the first time in almost three years on Wednesday (July 19) night at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, CA.

July 21, 2017
Fleetwood Mac photo by Ros O'Gorman
Fleetwood Mac To Be Honored As MusiCares Person Of The Year

For the first time in its 26 years of presenting the award, the Recording Academy has selected a group to be their "Person" of the Year. It is the first time a group has been selected.

July 21, 2017
Shannon Bourne at Deni Blues Fest 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ed Stasium, Phil Jamieson and Shannon Bourne Guest At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

With the Melbourne Guitar Show just weeks away guitar maestro Shannon Bourne joins us to talk Hendrix, Floyd and about the big event this week at iHeartRadio Music News, powered by Noise11.com.

July 21, 2017
The Monkees Summer of Love
New Music Releases 21 July 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Declan McKenna, Foster the People, The Monkees, Sage the Gemini, Meek Mill, Wintersun, Dizzee Rascal, Damian Marley, Lana Del Rey, Vera Blue, Chris Robinson Brotherhood and the Dunkirk soundtrack.

July 21, 2017
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. Chester Bennington of Linkin Park 1976-2017

Chester Bennington, lead singer for Linkin Park, has been found dead in his Los Angeles home at age 41. The death is being investigated as suicide.

July 21, 2017
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Apparently Stevie Wonder Married Again Last Week

Stevie Wonder married his longtime girlfriend, Tomeeka Bracy, over the weekend at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles but the public didn't know until today.

July 21, 2017
Janet Jackson: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Jackson Moves Back To LA

Janet Jackson has reportedly moved back home to Los Angeles from London after splitting from her husband.

July 21, 2017
Jackyl Turns 25

Rockers Jackyl released their self titled debut album in 1992 and, on July 28 will celebrate with the new compilation 25.

July 21, 2017
Mike Love, The Beach Boys Rod Laver Arena 2012. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mike Love Mark McGrath and John Stamos Remake Do It Again

Mike Love is the official owner of the Beach Boys' name, so it's a bit odd that he has released a video remake of the group's 1968 hit Do It Again, but he sure got the sound and feel correct.

July 21, 2017
k.d. Lang at the Plenary in Melbourne on 18 July 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
k.d. lang Opens Her Ingénue World Tour In Melbourne And It Was Stunning

To witness k.d. lang perform is to witness vocal perfection. In the entire time k.d. has been coming to Australia the consistency is that you could hear a pin drop when she sings. The audience is always completely silent. They are stunned, they are in awe of one of the greatest voices of a generation.

July 20, 2017
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato Goes Explicit For Sorry Not Sorry Video

Former child star Demi Lovato has gone explicit for her new video ‘Sorry Not Sorry’.

July 20, 2017
OMD
Orchestra Manoeuvres In The Dark Debut New Song The Punishment of Luxury

Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark have debuted the title track from their upcoming album ‘The Punishment of Luxury’.

July 20, 2017
Ace Frehley Anomaly
Ace Frehley To Reissue Anomaly Ahead of Australian Tour

Ace Frehley will re-release his 2009 album ‘Anomaly’ in September ahead of his Australian tour in October.

July 20, 2017
The Hummingbirds
R.I.P. Simon Holmes of The Hummingbirds 1962-2017

Simon Holmes, the singer and guitarist for The Hummingbirds, has died.

July 20, 2017
Junior Danger
Junior Danger Set Dates For Dirt and Grime Launch

Junior Danger will make their way around Australia playing up their new song ‘Danger and Grime’.

July 20, 2017
Birdz
Birdz To Release Train of Thought Album In August

Birdz will release his debut album Train of Thought in August.

July 20, 2017
Armand Van Helden
Armand Van Helden To Perform With Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

House producer and DJ Armand Van Helden will take electronica to a whole new level when he performs with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in January.

July 20, 2017
Royal Blood, noise11
Royal Blood Australian and New Zealand Dates

Royal Blood will tour Australia and New Zealand in 2018.

July 20, 2017
Tea Tea Party Transmission
The Tea Party Transmission Artwork Is At Home With Its Creator Stuart Chatwood

'The Earth We Inherit’, the painting used for the cover art of The Tea Party’s ‘Transmission’ album is housed with its creator, the band’s bass player Stuart Chatwood.

July 19, 2017
Arrested Development
Arrested Development To Perform 3 Years 5 Months & 2 Days Album In Australia

Arrested Development will mark the 25th anniversary of their iconic debut ‘3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days In The Life Of…’ with shows in Sydney and Melbourne in November.

July 19, 2017