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The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Australian Open Lines Up Music Fest For Tennis 2017

The Australian Open has managed to do something good with the same thing the AFL manages to fuck up every year… live music at a sporting match.

November 30, 2016
Cloud Control - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Hills Are Alive Reveals 2017 Line-up

Gippsland’s The Hills Are Alive has revealed its first complete music and comedy line-up announcement after teasing Cloud Control and Dope Lemon last week.

November 30, 2016
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce And Kendrick Lamar Tapped For Coachella 2017

Beyonce and rapper Kendrick Lamar have reportedly been tapped to headline California's Coachella festival next year (17).

November 30, 2016
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Eddi Reader Australian Dates For 2017

Eddi Reader will scoot around Australia in March following her appearance at the Port Fairy Folk Festival.

November 30, 2016
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Ty Dolla Sign Australian Dates

Rapper Ty Dolla Sign will be in Australia in January for dates with special guest Kent Jones.

November 30, 2016
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Azealia Banks Heads To Court For Biting Bouncer

Rapper Azealia Banks had a court date in New York on Tuesday (29Nov16) to face charges she spat at and bit a bouncer.

November 30, 2016
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Dollywood Under Threat From Tennessee Fires

Dolly Parton has been left "heartbroken" as raging wildfires sweep across eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of her Dollywood resort.

November 30, 2016
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Glenn Hughes ‘Resonate’ Reviewed

Opening track on the album neatly sums this album up ‘Heavy’. Massive bass riff, hammering drums and THAT voice – child-like or monster-bellows in turn. Quintessential Glenn Hughes.

November 30, 2016
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Taylor Swift’s Alleged Groper Ask Why Police Were Never Informed

The DJ accused of groping Taylor Swift in 2013 has questioned why the alleged incident was never reported to police if he had behaved inappropriately during the meet-and-greet.

November 30, 2016
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Kanye West Under Constant Watch In Hospital

Kanye West has reportedly been put under constant watch in hospital as he has become "very paranoid", an insider has revealed.

November 30, 2016
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Dennis Hopper’s Record Collection Is For Sale

The vinyl collection of the late Dennis Hopper is for sale … for $150,000.

November 29, 2016
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Neil Young Cancels Australian Tour

Neil Young has cancelled his upcoming headline Australian tour and removed his Bluesfest date from his website.

November 29, 2016
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R.I.P. Ray Columbus 1942-2016

New Zealand's Ray Columbus has died at the age of 74.

November 29, 2016
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Eddy Grant Interviewed For Music-News.com

Eddy Grant's forthcoming album ‘Plaisance’ will be out in 2017.

November 29, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Paisley Park To Stage Prince First Anniversary Shows In 2017

Some have questioned how fast the executors of Prince's estate have managed to get the Paisley Park complex up and running as a museum, feeling it was a bit disrespectful to the late singer this soon after his death, but the company running the site keeps forging forward with new special events.

November 29, 2016
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Neil Young Speaks Up For Standing Rock And Out Against Trump

Neil Young has taken to Facebook to publish a lengthy opinion of the situation at Standing Rock and president-elect Trump.

November 29, 2016
Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton Will Play Four More Shows Then Retire

It's not unusual for an artist to say they are retiring and then drawing out that final tour for years.

November 29, 2016
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay To Perform At The X Studio For Nova’s Red Room

Coldplay will drop by The X Studio in Kings Cross, Sydney in December for a up close and special invite only show for Nova listeners.

November 29, 2016
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R.I.P. Australian Composer Dr Allan Zavod 1945-2016

Australian composer Dr Allan Zavod has died at the age of 71.

November 29, 2016
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New Music Preview: Who’s This ‘Cosmic Nihilistic’

Who’s This? band to watch in 2017.

November 29, 2016
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Kasey Chambers And Bernard Fanning Team For 2017 Tour

Kasey Chambers will head out on the road with Bernard Fanning in 2017.

November 29, 2016
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Princess Beatrice Slices Ed Sheeran’s Face With Sword

Ed Sheeran reportedly had his face sliced open by Princess Beatrice.

November 29, 2016
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyoncé Dominates Soul Train Awards

Beyonce took home four gongs at the 2016 Soul Train Awards.

November 29, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Drake A No-Show For Abu Dhabi Gig

Rapper Drake reportedly left fans disappointed after he didn't show up for a gig in Abu Dhabi.

November 29, 2016
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Kate Bush Is Heading For First UK No 1 In 30 Years

The dawning of Kate Bush's first Number 1 album for 30 years is on the horizon in this week’s Official Albums Chart.

November 29, 2016
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Metallica Falls Short Of UK No 1 Debut

Metallica failed to claim their fourth number 1 album in the U.K. this week as Little Mix took the top spot with Glory Days.

November 28, 2016
Rick Astley, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Rick Astley Nominated For UK Album Of The Year

Ahead of the BBC Music Awards 2016 on Monday December 12 , Radio 2, which with 15.14m listeners is the biggest radio network in Europe (RAJARs, Q3, 2016), has today revealed the full shortlist for BBC Radio 2 Album of the Year: a new award for this year’s star-studded ceremony celebrating the best albums of the past twelve months.

November 28, 2016
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John Legend Looks To Marvin Gaye For Inspiration

Ahead of the release of his fifth studio album, 'Darkness and Light' on Friday (2nd December), John Legend has covered Jocks&Nerds in a great shoot.

November 28, 2016
One Electric Day at Werribee Mansion on Sunday 27 November 2016 with Russell Morris, Icehouse, James Reyne, Jimmy Barnes.
One Electric Day Is Melbourne’s Best Run Music Festival

In the five or so years that One Electric Day has been around it has become one of Melbourne’s most treasured music events.

November 28, 2016
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Shaggy To Headline Ragamuffin 2017

One World’s reggae fest Ragamuffin will resurrect for 2017 for Sydney and Melbourne.

November 28, 2016