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Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton pays tribute to Avicii on his first ever Christmas Album

Eric Clapton has named techno DJ Avicii as one of his inspirations.

November 9, 2018
Bob Rogers
Bob Rogers retires from radio at age 91

Bob Rogers, Australia’s first Top 40 DJ, has announced his retirement at the age of 91.

November 9, 2018
Busby Marou
Busby Marou Supply Theme Song for 7Cricket

Busby Marou’s new song ‘Sound of Summer’ is doubling as the theme to Channel 7‘s cricket coverage.

November 9, 2018
Peter Garrett Midnight Oil 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Midnight Oil are selling their Music Gear

Midnight Oil are clearing out the cupboards. The band will list nearly 40 pieces of music gear for sale at reverb.com from next Friday 16 November, 2018.

November 9, 2018
Stormzy
Oxford University denies it turned down Stormzy Scholarship

A representative for Oxford University has denied the institution "turned down" the chance to launch Stormzy's higher education scholarship.

November 9, 2018
John Mellencamp - Image By Ros O'Gorman
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan are Engaged (again)

John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan are getting married.

November 9, 2018
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence Welch talks about her Eating Disorder

Florence Welch did not reveal her past struggles with an eating disorder to her family before writing about it in a song.

November 9, 2018
The Beatles The White Album box
New Music Releases 9 November 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: Olly Murs, Train (GH), Midnight Oil (Live), Muse, Marianne Faithful, Aled Jones & Russell Watson, Imagine Dragons, The Ocean Party, Jonas Blue, The Beatles White 2018 reissue and the Ministry of Sound 2019 Annual.

November 9, 2018
The Scorpions, music news, music
Scorpions Cancel Show With Def Leppard in Melbourne

Scorpions will not be part of the Def Leppard tour in Melbourne tonight.

November 8, 2018
Hugh McDowell of ELO
Hugh McDowell of Electric Light Orchestra Dies Aged 65

Hugh McDowell, the cellist and early member of Electric Light Orchestra, has died after a long illness at the age of 65.

November 8, 2018
Lee Kernaghan
Lee Kernaghan to headline Big Country in Berry NSW

Berry, New South Wales will play host town to the all-new Big Country music festival starring Lee Kernaghan in May 2019.

November 8, 2018
The Weeknd
The Weeknd Launches HXOUSE

The Weeknd has announced he is behind a business initiative to support start-up companies. HXOUSE will content creative from all areas of the music industry.

November 8, 2018
Missy Elliott, music news, noise11.com
Missy Elliott Nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame

Missy Elliott has become the first female rapper to be nominated for the 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame.

November 8, 2018
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Drake Honours Late Fan

Hip-hop star Drake has customised one of his tour outfits to honour the memory of a sick superfan who died before they could reunite.

November 8, 2018
One Direction, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
One Direction Debut Video has clocked up One Billion Views

One Direction's video for What Makes You Beautiful has become their first promo to crack the one billion views milestone on YouTube - seven years after its release.

November 8, 2018
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue To Perform For A Day On The Green

Kylie Minogue will play her first ever A Day On The Green shows in Australia in March.

November 8, 2018
Mavis Staples photo by Ros OGorman
Mavis Staples Preps Live Album ‘Live in London’

Mavis Staples will release her first live album ‘Live In London’ in a decade in February.

November 7, 2018
Steve Kilbey, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Church’s Steve Kilbey to release ‘Sydney Rococo’

Steve Kilbey will release a solo album ‘Sydney Rococo’ in November.

November 7, 2018
Peking Duk
Peking Duk added to Neon Lights Festival in Singapore

Peking Duk will perform at Neon Lights in Singapore this week joining the already announced Interpol, Cigarettes After Sex, YUNA, Caribou, The Vaccines, Sticky Fingers, Rhye, Shame, Bodega, Phum Viphurit, Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band, Sobs and Riot !n Magenta.

November 7, 2018
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets to play the UK in 2019

Perth band Psychedelic Porn Crumpets will head back to the UK in February.

November 7, 2018
Ross Wilson Mondo Rock, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mondo Rock to Reunite Again for Hits Baby Hits Tour

Mondo Rock will tour again in 2019. Ross Wilson, Eric McCusker, James Black and Paul Christie together with Gil Matthews on drums, have set aside August 2019 for shows in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.

November 7, 2018
David Gray, Palais Theatre Melbourne 2015, photo by Ros OGorman, noise11
Promise of the Real and David Gray Bluesfest Sideshows Announced

David Gray and Lukas Nelson + Promise of the Real will play Bluesfest sideshows in April.

November 7, 2018
NeilYoung at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Admits He Can’t Stop Trump Using His Song

Neil Young has once again taken to task American President Donald Trump for using his song ‘Rocking In The Free World’ at his rallies but admits there is nothing he can do about it.

November 7, 2018
Regurgitator
Spod Creates the New Regurgitator Video

Brett Griffin (aka Spod) is the man behind the new Regurgitator video ‘I Get The Internet’.

November 7, 2018
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato Returns To Social Media

Demi Lovato stunned and thrilled her Instagram followers on Tuesday (06Nov18) by sharing a photo of herself voting.

November 7, 2018
Aretha Franklin in the 60s
47-Year Old Aretha Franklin Movie To Be Released

A concert movie Aretha Franklin spent years keeping off the big screen is to be released three months after her death.

November 7, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Ariana Grande Named Billboard Woman of the Year

Ariana Grande has been named Billboard's Woman of the Year.

November 7, 2018
Sam Smith plays the Town Hall in Melbourne at an intimate show put on by iHeart Radio, KiisFM and Optus Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith records Theme Song for new Watership Down

Netflix has announced it has commissioned a remake of the classic Watership Down with Sam Smith signed up for new theme song.

November 6, 2018
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince Estate Launches Rare Video Series

The estate of Prince has started a weekly series of rare videos produced between 1995 and 2010.

November 6, 2018
Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Duran Duran Confronts The USA With ‘The Edge of America’ Video

Duran Duran is sending the USA a message with a confronting new video for their 1988 song ‘The Edge of America’.

November 6, 2018