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Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Singles: Drake ‘One Dance’ Stays At No 1

Still atop the chart podium pirouetting away for a fourth week is Drake and his “One Dance”, which is back at the top in the USA and spending a seventh week at the summit in the UK this week.

May 28, 2016
Tim Wheatley performs at the Grace Darling Hotel in Collingwood Melbourne on Sunday 30 August 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tim Wheatley Releases Video For ’78 Benz’

Tim Wheatley is focusing attention for his latest album ‘Cast of Yesterday’ onto the track ’78 Benz’.

May 28, 2016
Ed Sheeran: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
NSW Rag Goes Spotter Mad For Ed Sheeran

Ranga rockstar Ed Sheeran has become the new “Wally” as a Sydney tabloid goes into a frenzy spotting Sheeran all over New South Wales.

May 28, 2016
The Monkees
The Monkees Still Touring Almost 50 Years On

Peter Tork and Micky Dolenz are still touring The Monkees almost 50 years since their very first concert.

May 28, 2016
Pink Floyd UK stamps
Pink Floyd To Deliver UK Mail

Britain’s postal service Royal Mail will issue a series of stamps honouring Pink Floyd.

May 28, 2016
Adrian Belew, Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
Adrian Belew Composes Music For Pixar’s ‘Piper’

Ex-King Crimson member Adrian Belew has composed the music for the new Pixar short Piper.

May 28, 2016
Blur at Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros O'Gorman. music news, noise11.com
Alex James Says Blur Abandoned Him

In an interview with Gordon Smart on his Radio X show Sundays from 2pm, Alex James tells Gordon he hasn’t heard from the other band members in the last year.

May 28, 2016
Steve Martin
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell Win Best New Musical Award

The New York theater awards season opened on Thursday with the Outer Critics Circle awards honoring both Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.

May 28, 2016
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Newport Folk Festival Line-Up Includes Graham Nash Violent Femmes Elvis Costello

Just as most major jazz festivals have expanded to all forms of music, so has the iconic Newport Folk Festival.

May 28, 2016
Mike Love, The Beach Boys Rod Laver Arena 2012. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Beach Boys Fill Up 2016 Tour Calendar

The Beach Boys are a well oiled touring machine.

May 28, 2016
Calvin Harris: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Calvin Harris Cancels More Shows After Car Crash

DJ Calvin Harris has scrapped two additional gigs in Las Vegas to recover from injuries he sustained in a car accident.

May 27, 2016
The Weeknd, Noise11.com, music news
The Weeknd Cancels Kimmel Because of Trump

The Weeknd and rapper Belly cancelled an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! because Donald Trump was booked on the same show.

May 27, 2016
Nancy and Ann Wilson, Heart - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
New Heart On The Way

There's a lot of Ann Wilson coming out this summer. The problem is, we don't yet have a lot of detail.

May 27, 2016
The Veronicas, Noise11.com, music news
The Veronicas Tease New Music

The Veronicas have new music brewing and teased the impending arrival on Twitter this morning.

May 27, 2016
Troy Ave
Rapper Troy Ave Arrested Following Irving Plaza Fatal Shooting

Brooklyn rapper has been arrested for yesterday’s shooting at a T.I. concert at Irving Plaza in New York that killed one man and wounded three others.

May 27, 2016
The Strokes
The Strokes To Release Four Track Future Present Past EP

The Strokes will deliver new music next week with a new four track EP ‘Future Present Past’ on the way.

May 27, 2016
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin Finalise Divorce

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are officially divorced, according to a report.

May 27, 2016
Leona Lewis, music news, noise11.com
Leona Lewis To Star In Cats On Broadway

British pop star Leona Lewis will make her Broadway debut in the forthcoming revival of hit musical Cats.

May 27, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Here Is What You Get This Week At Noise11 iHeartRadio May 27-June 2 2016

Beth Orton is our special guest at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week. Beth is now living in L.A. and is Hollywood inspired for her new album 'Kidsticks'.

May 27, 2016
Loudon Wainwright III
Loudon Wainwright III Writes Of Trump Nightmare

Loudon Wainwright III has a long history of writing songs that express his mind and he's now turned his sites on the 2016 presidential race.

May 27, 2016
Jeff Healey
Jeff Healey Tribute Planned For Toronto

Live Nation and the Jeff Healey Estate have revealed the line up of artists confirmed for the Jeff Healey 50th birthday celebration.

May 27, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Morris Day Pays Tribute To Prince

Autism Rocks, the UK-based charity, is honoring Prince with a tribute show featuring CeeLo Green, Mark Ronson and Morris Day & The Time on June 24th and 25th at the Hammersmith Eventim Apollo in London.

May 27, 2016
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Neil Young Allows Donald Trump To Use His Music

Neil Young has said he has no problem with Donald Trump using his music during his campaign stops, even though he would still vote for Bernie Sanders.

May 27, 2016
Elvis Presley, noise11.com, Photo
Elvis Presley’s Step-Brother Writes A Book

David E. Stanley, Elvis Presley's step brother whom Elvis took under his wing as a young adolescent to work with him on tour in the 70's, will release his new book, My Brother Elvis, worldwide on Amazon on August 16.

May 27, 2016
Beth Orton Kidsticks
New Music Releases 27 May 2016 Including Beth Orton and The Monkees

The Monkees, Beth Orton, Flume, Fifth Harmony, Lacuna Coil, Winterbourne, Dierks Bentley, Catfish & the Bottlemen, and the Alice: Through the Looking Glass soundtrack lead this week's new music releases.

May 27, 2016
Molly Ringwald
Molly Ringwald Is Touring Australia With Her Jazz Band

Actor Molly Ringwald is moving from the big screen to the small stage for performances with her jazz band in Australia in June.

May 26, 2016
Colour Bomb
Five Years In The Making Colour Bomb To Release Debut Album

After five years in the making Melbourne’s Colour Bomb will release their debut album on June 4.

May 26, 2016
T.I., music news, noise11.com
Four People Shot At T.I. Concert In New York

Four people have been shot during a T.I. performance at the Irving Plaza in New York.

May 26, 2016
Taste
Taste To Release Life On Earth In June and Tour July

Taste will release their ‘Life On Earth’ album on CD on June 17 ahead of an Australian tour and the digital release this Friday.

May 26, 2016
Palace of the King Beyond The Valley
Palace Of The King Set First Beyond The Valley Dates

Palace of the King’s ‘Beyond The Valley’ is ready to go to set the band up for their first Australian dates in the lead-up to the new album 'Valles Marineris'.

May 26, 2016