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Beyoncé Not Involved In Baartman Movie

Billboard is reporting that after rumors swirling that Beyonce would be writing and starring in a film about Saartjie (Sarah) Baartman, the South African woman who appeared in freak shows because of her physical features during the 1800s, the multi-hyphenate is denying her involvement.

January 7, 2016
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
Nielsen Music The State Of Music In 2015

It's time to once again look back at the state of the music industry in the year just passed.

January 7, 2016
Motorhead singer and bassist Lemmy Kilmister. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lemmy Funeral To Be Streamed Live

Motorhead has announced that the funeral of Lemmy Kilmister, scheduled for Saturday at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood, will be streamed over the internet.

January 7, 2016
Motley Crue play their first show of the Australian Final Tour
Watch The Motley Crue Final Show Teaser VIDEO

Just six short days after their final show, Motley Crue has released the trailer for the documentary of the performance.

January 7, 2016
Peter Cetera
Peter Cetera Will Perform One Song At Chicago’s Hall of Fame Induction

Peter Cetera's big breaking news is that he is willing to come on stage to perform just one song, 25 or 6 to 4, at Chicago's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction.

January 7, 2016
The Whispers Nicholas Caldwell, music news, noise11.com
R.I.P. Nicholas Caldwell of The Whispers 1944-2016

Nicholas Caldwell, a founding member of The Whispers, has died from complications of heart disease at the age of 71.

January 7, 2016
Ted Nugent, Noise11.com. music news
Psychopath Ted Nugent Calls The President a Psychopath

On Tuesday morning, President Obama issued a number of executive actions to try and shore up some of the holes in gun legislation in the U.S. Of course, that did not sit well with America's number one gun supporter, rocker Ted Nugent.

January 7, 2016
Iggy Azalea and Nick Young, music news, noise11.com
Iggy Azalea Fiancé Drops Fake Wedding Plans

Iggy Azalea insists her fiancé Nick Young's comments that wedding planning is a "nightmare" are bogus.

January 6, 2016
Fiddler on the Roof, music news, noise11.com
Fiddler On The Roof Has A Timely Return For Australia

The premise for the story of ‘Fiddler On The Roof’ is set in late 19th Century Russia but the story could very well be applied to the refugees of today.

January 6, 2016
One Direction, Zayn Malik, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Zayn Malik’s Grandmother Dies

Pop star Zayn Malik is mourning the loss of his "beautiful" grandmother.

January 6, 2016
Jason Mackenroth
R.I.P. Jason Mackenroth of Rollins Band 1969-2016

Jason Mackenroth, the drummer for the Rollins Band from 1998 to 2004 who went on to release two solo albums and enjoy an eight-year run with Blue Man Group, passed away at home in Henderson, NV on Sunday, January 3, 2016 after a nearly four-year battle with prostate cancer.

January 6, 2016
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Albums 2015 – Adele ’25’ Was Australia’s Biggest Selling Album

Not since Pink has an act scored the ARIA No.1 Album of the Year twice, but for 2015 Adele and her third set “25”, it took out the top honors, matching the top spot her previous album “21” achieved for 2011.

January 6, 2016
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Singles 2015 – Mark Ronson ‘Uptown Funk’ Tops Top 100 of 2015

The first No.1 single for last year becomes the highest selling track for the past year, as “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars claims the top spot on the ARIA Top 100 Singles of 2015.

January 6, 2016
Jarryd James, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Singles Chart Shows Complete Lack Of Support For Australian Acts In 2015

The lack of Australian acts in the ARIA end of year Top 100 Singles chart proves Australian support for Australian artists is at an all-time low.

January 6, 2016
Michael Weatherly Photo by Ros O'Gorman. 2007 Logies.
Michael Weatherly Is Leaving NCIS After 13 Seasons

Michael Weatherly, who has played Anthony DiNozzo for the past 13 seasons of NCIS, will leave the show at the end of this season.

January 6, 2016
James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
James Murphy Confirms New LCD Soundsystem Album

James Murphy has confirmed that there will be a new LCD Soundsystem album this year in an open letter to fans where he says “I write songs all the time.”

January 6, 2016
Steely Dan - image By Ros O'Gorman
Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Arrested For Assaulting Wife Libby Titus

Steely Dan main man Donald Fagen has been arrested on Monday in New York after allegedly assaulting his wife, Libby Titus, in their apartment.

January 6, 2016
Syd Barrett
Family Of Syd Barrett Mark 70th Birthday

The family and estate managers of Syd Barrett have marked what would have been Barrett's 70th birthday with the launch of a new website.

January 6, 2016
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Elvis Costello To Release Live DVD Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The new Elvis Costello concert film, Detour Live At Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on February 12 via Eagle Rock.

January 6, 2016
Jack White, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Third Man Records Releases Very Early Jack White

Jack White’s Third Man Records is releases early and very rare music from Jack White, before the White Stripes came into existence.

January 5, 2016
Flume by Cybele Malinowski
Flume Christens Albums And Shares New Music

The new Flume album will be called ‘Skin’ and as a preview Harley Streten (aka Flume) is sharing the new music.

January 5, 2016
Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Coachella Reveals Guns N Roses, LCD Soundsystem, Calvin Harris As 2016 Headliners

Coachella's 2016 line-up has been announced with headline acts LCD Soundsystem on the Friday, Guns N Roses for Saturday and Calvin Harris leading the Sunday night pack.

January 5, 2016
Jimmy Barnes on Red Hot Summer tour Batemans Bay
Red Hot Summer Kicks Off In Batemans Bay With Sold Out Show

The Red Hot Summer tour has officially opened for 2016 with a sold out show on the New South Wales coastal town of Batemans Bay.

January 5, 2016
Gurrumul performed as part of the Supersense Festival at Hamer Hall in Melbourne on Saturday 8 August 2015.
Gurrumul Joins St Kilda Festival Line-up

Gurrumul will perform at Australia’s largest free music festival, the St Kilda Festival, in February.

January 5, 2016
Motorhead singer and bassist Lemmy Kilmister. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lemmy Farewell To Be Held At The Rainbow

The Rainbow Bar and Grill on West Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood will be the location for a memorial this Sunday for the late Lemmy Kilmister.

January 5, 2016
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
Next U2 Album To Revisit ‘Zooropa’ Sound

When Songs of Innocence came out in 2014, U2 promised a followup called, appropriately, Songs of Experience but, while we were given all sorts of "soon" indications for the release, it never turned up last year.

January 5, 2016
Brandy, Noise11, Photo
Brandy Has A Sitcom ‘Zoe Ever After’

Singer Brandy returns to television on Tuesday night via BET with Zoe Ever After, a romantic comedy about Zoe Moon (Brandy Norwood), a newly single mom stepping out of the shadow of her famous boxer ex-husband Gemini Moon (Dorian Missick) while trying to balance dating, motherhood, a complicated relationship with her ex and finally fulfilling her career dream of starting a cosmetics line.

January 5, 2016
Robert Stigwood and the Bee Gees
R.I.P. Robert Stigwood 1934-2016

Legendary Australian music mogul Robert Stigwood has died.

January 5, 2016
Boy George, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Simon Le Bon Praises Boy George Job On The Voice

Duran Duran frontman Simon Le Bon thinks Boy George is a great signing for The Voice UK.

January 5, 2016
The Prodigy photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Flint Of The Prodigy Responds To Fox Hunting Accusations

The Prodigy's Keith Flint has ridden his horses with a group who continue to practice the traditional British sport of fox hunting, something that has gained him an unwanted "fan".

January 5, 2016