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Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rick Parfitt Of Status Quo Ordered To Stand Down For Rest Of 2016

Rick Parfitt, the guitarist and vocalist for Status Quo (along with Francis Rossi) for over fifty years, has been ordered to rest for, at a minimum, the rest of the year.

September 15, 2016
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel Postpones MSG Show Because Of Sinus Problems

Billy Joel's record-breaking run of shows at New York's Madison Square Garden will take just a short time off while the singer undergoes endoscopic sinus surgery.

September 15, 2016
Snoop Dogg, Big Day Out 2014, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Snoop Dogg Says No To Biopic Yes To Dr Dre

Snoop Dogg won’t be jumping on any “bandwagon” by turning his life story into movie.

September 15, 2016
Darlene Love (photo by Ros O'Gorman)
Darlene Love Has Found A New Home For Christmas

In 1963, Darlene Love released the song Christmas (Baby, Please Come Home) as part of the album A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector.

September 15, 2016
Colleen Hewett
Colleen Hewett Returns To Godspell

Colleen Hewett will return to a new production of Godspell in Melbourne in October.

September 15, 2016
Phil Oakey of Human League photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Human League Massive Anthology To Be Released

The Human League will release a 3 disc anthology of their 40 years of recordings.

September 15, 2016
Jade Alice Melbourne Music Bank
Melbourne Music Bank 2016 Finalists Revealed

540 Victorian artists submitted entries for the Melbourne Music Bank 2016. 12 have been picked as finalists.

September 14, 2016
Yusuf Islam - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Cat Stevens Opens His Cat’s Attic 50th Anniversary Tour In Toronto

Cat Stevens / Yusuf Islam has played the first show in his A Cat's Attic: 50th Anniversary Acoustic Tour at the Sony Centre For the Performing Arts in Toronto.

September 14, 2016
Tame Impala, Photo By Damien Loverso
Tame Impala Leads Laneway Festival Line-up For 2017

Tame Impala will perform around Australia for the next Laneway Festival in 2017.

September 14, 2016
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga In Talks For Super Bowl 2017

Lady Gaga is reportedly in top secret talks to headline the Super Bowl Halftime Show in February (17).

September 14, 2016
Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ian Anderson Presents Jethro Tull The Musical

Last year, Ian Anderson brought his Jethro Tull: The Musical to a number of venues on the east coast of the United States. This October, he brings the presentation to the west.

September 14, 2016
John Farnham performs at One Electric Day Werribee Park. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Farnham To Headline Next Red Hot Summer Dates

John Farnham will headline the next series of dates for the Red Hot Summer tour of 2017.

September 13, 2016
Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Soundwave, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Billie Joe Armstrong Scores An Acting Job

Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong leads an all-star cast in a candid and heart-warming comedy, ORDINARY WORLD released on DVD and Digital Download on 17 October via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

September 13, 2016
triple j, Noise11, photo
Triple J Confirms January 26 Date For Hottest 100

Triple J has confirmed that the Hottest 100 will go ahead on January 26, 2017.

September 13, 2016
Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen Deaths Dateless Night
Friend’s Funeral Bring Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen Together For Album

Paul Kelly and Charlie Owen decided to work on an album together after meeting up at a friend’s funeral last year.

September 13, 2016
Dan Sultan at the Age Music Victoria Awards photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dan Sultan Drops A Sampler Of First Song From Next Album

Dan Sultan has an album planned for 2017 and has shared a sampler of the first song ‘Magnetic’.

September 13, 2016
David Bowie Lazarus cast recording
Three New David Bowie Tracks To Debut On Lazarus Soundtrack

As the November 8 UK opening of Lazarus at London’s King Cross Theatre approaches, the cast and band of the original New York production will release their versions of the David Bowie songs from the show as the Lazarus Cast Album October 21 on ISO / RCA Records.

September 13, 2016
The Monkees
The Monkees TV Show Debuted 50 Years Ago Today

Fifty years ago today, September 12, 1966, The Monkees hit the TV airwaves for the first time.

September 13, 2016
Chet Faker aka Nick Murphy photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Murphy Shares Fear Less New Music

Nick Murphy, the artist formerly known as Chet Faker, has released his first song under his own name.

September 13, 2016
Stanley Buckwheat Dural, Jr
Buckwheat Zydeco Diagnosed With Lung Cancer

Zydeco great Buckwheat Zydeco has been diagnosed with lung cancer.

September 13, 2016
Paul Weller: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Jam Go Up For Auction

An exhibition charting the rise and influence of iconic British band The Jam is to be sold off in one of the biggest rock n’ roll auctions to ever take place in Europe.

September 13, 2016
Jet photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jet To Reform For Bruce Springsteen

Jet will reform to open for Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band on Bruce’s 2017 Summer Tour.

September 13, 2016
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band 2017 Australian Dates Are Here

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band will tour Australia in the summer of 2017.

September 13, 2016
Beastie Boys - image by Ros O'Gorman.
Beastie Boys ‘Licensed To Ill’ Gets 30th Anniversary Vinyl Make-Over

The 30th Anniversary LP edition of Beastie Boys' debut album Licensed To Ill will be released on October 14, 2016. This special reissue was cut from the original production masters and is presented on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl.

September 13, 2016
The Beatles Eight Days A Week
The Beatles Eight Days A Week To Premiere This Week, Win Book and Tickets

The Beatles new movie Eight Days A Week from director Ron Howard is an incredible document of the touring years.

September 12, 2016
Port Fairy Folk Festival 2017
Port Fairy Folk Festival Announces First Line-up Including Patti Griffin

Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter Patti Griffin will headline the Port Fairy Folk Festival in Victoria in 2017.

September 12, 2016
Michael Hutchence, music news, noise11.com
Michael Hutchence Producer Danny Saber Reveals More Info On Anniversary Plans

More has come to light about the plans to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Michael Hutchence in 2017.

September 12, 2016
Calum Scott
Australia Songs Chart: Calum Scott Has Most Shazam’d Track of the Week

Former Britain’s Got Talent contestant Calum Scott has the most searched out song on Shazam in Australia this week.

September 12, 2016
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Justin Timberlake Concert Film Heads To Netflix

Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience World Tour concert film is heading to the small screen this October.

September 12, 2016
Gordie Downie Secret Path
Gordie Downie of The Tragically Hip To Release Solo Album Novel and Film

Earlier this year when Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie announced that he was suffering from terminal brain cancer, nobody thought that there would be such a creative outpouring in the offering.

September 12, 2016