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Bernard Fanning. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bernard Fanning and Ocean Alley To Headline Great Southern Nights In Sydney

As Australia heads to Covid normal, Bernard Fanning and Ocean Alley have been announced to headline Sydney’s two Great Southern Nights shows in November and December.

November 9, 2020
Mick Thomas Roving Commission
Mick Thomas Covers Cold Chisel

Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission has covered the Cold Chisel classic ‘Forever Now’ to raise funds for the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.

November 9, 2020
The Cat Empire
Covid Safe Summersalt Shows Are Coming To Victoria

Live music, Covid safe Summersalt shows will return to Victoria in 2021.

November 9, 2020
Noiseworks lead singer Jon Stevens performs at the Red Hot Summer tour in Mornington at the Mornington Racecourse. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Duane McDonald’s Red Hot Summer To Return In March 2021

Duane McDonald will bring back Red Hot Summer is 2021 is a massive line-up and some special events headlined by Jimmy Barnes.

November 8, 2020
Bones Hillman Midnight Oil 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Midnight Oil Bass Player Bones Hillman Dies Aged 62

Bones Hillman, the bass player for Midnight Oil, has lost his battle with cancer at age 62.

November 8, 2020
Midnight Oil play the Bowl on their Great Circle Tour 2017 Monday 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Charts: Midnight Oil Debut At No 1 With The Makarrata Project’

Midnight Oil return to the top of the ARIA Albums Chart with their new set "The Makarrata Project", their first No.1 album in just over 23 years.

November 8, 2020
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Clock On With Bruce Springsteen and Mary J. Blige

President elect Joe Biden and Vice-President elect Kamala Harris chose the songs of Bruce Springsteen and Mary J. Blige to clock on to their new job as Leaders of the Free World for the next four years.

November 8, 2020
Stevie Nicks ADOTG at Rochford Winery on Saturday 18 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Miley Cyrus Mashes With Stevie Nicks

Miley Cyrus has released a mashed-up version of her hit ‘Midnight Sky’ with Stevie Nicks’ ‘Edge of Seventeen’.

November 7, 2020
Barry Gibb at Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sir Barry Gibb And Friends Re-Record Bee Gees Songbook

Sir Barry Gibb has gathered his famous friends to revisit his Bee Gees songbook for ‘Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol 1’.

November 6, 2020
Backsliders
Backsliders 15th Album Bonecrunch Is On The Way

It has been a busy year for Rob Hirst. There was the ‘Driver Reviver’ EP with Sean Sennett, the ‘Pearl Shell Buttons’ album with his daughter Jay O’Shea, the first Midnight Oil music ‘The Makarrata Project’ in October and next is a new Backsliders album ‘Bonecrunch’ on 15 November.

November 6, 2020
The Weeknd
The Weeknd and Maluma Tease Collaboration

The Weeknd and Maluma both shared a promo picture of the pair on Twitter, leading fans to speculate that they have a song on the way.

November 6, 2020
Ken Hensley
Ken Hensley of Uriah Heep Dies Aged 75

Uriah Heep co-founder and songwriter Ken Hensley has died in Spain at the age of 75.

November 6, 2020
Garry Gary Beers, INXS - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
INXS The Musical In The Works

INXS will follow in the footsteps of the likes of ABBA and Michael Jackson by getting their own stage show.

November 6, 2020
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news, noise11.com
Justin Beiber Hillsong Mentor Fired From Church

Justin Bieber's spiritual mentor Carl Lentz has been fired from his position at the Hillsong Church East Coast due to "moral failures".

November 6, 2020
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher Teases ‘Something New’

Liam Gallagher took to Twitter to tell his 3.4 million followers that they can expect some exciting news, seemingly about new solo material, next week.

November 6, 2020
Kanye West
Kanye West Sued For Unpaid Wages

Kanye West is facing legal action from workers at his live opera show for allegedly not paying their wages.

November 6, 2020
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Lana Del Rey Covers Liverpool Football Anthem

Lana Del Rey has covered Rogers & Hammerstein standard You'll Never Walk Alone for an upcoming documentary on English soccer team Liverpool FC.

November 6, 2020
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters To Play SNL This Weekend

Foo Fighters have been confirmed to play Dave Chappelle’s post-election ‘Saturday Night Live’ episode this weekend.

November 6, 2020
Mike Campbell
Mike Campbell Recruits Jeff Garlin For ‘Fuck That Guy’

‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ star Jeff Garlin is in ‘Fuck That Guy’, the new video for Mick Campbell’s The Dirty Knobs.

November 5, 2020
Michael G Ronstadt
Michael G. Ronstadt Composes Piece To Save the Vaquita

Cellist Michael G. Ronstadt has joined a group to create awareness of the plight of the Vaquita, the smallest porpoise and the world’s smallest cetacean (the mammal combination of porpoises, dolphins and whales).

November 5, 2020
Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash
Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash Classic Gets An Orchestrated Make-Over

‘Girl From The North Country’, the Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan classic included on Dylan’s ‘Nashville Skyline’, will have an all-new sound with the new version featuring the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is released on 13 November 2020.

November 5, 2020
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Walk Off The Earth Cover AC/DC ‘Thunderstruck’

Canada’s Walk Off The Earth toured Australia just before that couldn’t tour anywhere anymore and Australianised the trip with an Oz Rock Classic from AC/DC ‘Thunderstruck’.

November 5, 2020
Stevie Wonder photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Asks ‘The Universe Is Watching – What Happens Next?’

Stevie Wonder has delivered a powerful message about unity to the American people following the 2020 election.

November 5, 2020
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Julian Lennon Re-Records ‘Saltwater’ With Melbourne’s Patrick Roberts

Singer songwriter Julian Lennon, son of John Lennon, has contributed to a new Beatles tribute album from Melbourne violinist Patrick Robert titled ‘Imagine The Album’.

November 5, 2020
Kingswood
Kingswood Lockdown With ‘Juveniles’ Revision ‘Reveries’

Melbourne’s Kingwood have used their lockdown downtime to try something completely different. ‘Reveries’, the second Kingswood album of 2020, even features members of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.

November 4, 2020
NeilYoung at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Premieres Unreleased Version of ‘Powderfinger’

Neil has uploaded a previously unreleased version of the ‘Rust Never Sleeps’ classic ‘Powderfinger.

November 4, 2020
Davy Jones Its Christmas Time Once More
Monkees Producer Chip Douglas Is Working On A Davy Jones Christmas Album

A new album of Davy Jones Christmas songs ‘It’s Christmas Time Once More’ is coming on November 13 and The Monkees’ producer Chip Douglas is behind it.

November 4, 2020
Jake Bugg photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jake Bugg Is Working On A Movie Soundtrack

Jake Bugg has been penning music for a movie about Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho.

November 4, 2020
Shakira
Shakira Pleads For US Government To Reunited Children and Parents

Shakira has penned a heartfelt op-ed for Time magazine about the hundreds of children who have been separated from their families at the U.S./Mexico border.

November 3, 2020
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Damon Albarn Wants To Get Back To Live Music

Damon Albarn understands that the health crisis is a "medical emergency" but insists it is also an "existential one" too as he urged governments to allow people to play and listen to live music if they wish to.

November 3, 2020