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Mahalia Barnes Has A Jazz Hit With Betty Davis Album

Mahalia Barnes has a jazz hit record with her album of Betty Davis covers with Joe Bonamassa.

March 8, 2015
Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Soundwave, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Billie Joe Armstrong To Open Music Shop In Oakland

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day will have his own music store in Oakland, California soon.

March 8, 2015
Bob Dylan Shadows In The Night
Bob Dylan Fans Search Out Dylan’s Sinatra

Bob Dylan’s tribute to Sinatra album ‘Shadows In The Night’ has sent fans searching for the songs previously recorded by Frank Sinatra.

March 8, 2015
Queensryche Start Work On New Album With New Line-up

Queensryche are continuing to forge forward with their new lead singer, Todd La Torre, who replaced Geoff Tate after the infamous group blowup in 2012.

March 8, 2015
Fifty Shades of Grey
ARIA Albums: 50 Shades Of Grey Tops Chart For 4th Week

The “Fifty Shades of Grey” Soundtrack holds for a fourth week at the top of the ARIA Albums chart this week.

March 7, 2015
Ellie Goulding, music news,
ARIA Singles: Ellie Goulding Remains At No 1

Ellie Goulding is at No.1 for a third week atop the ARIA Singles chart with her song “Love Me Like You Do” from the current chart-topping album, the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ soundtrack.

March 7, 2015
Leo Sayer photo by Ros OGorman
Leo Sayer Plays Stadium Sized Setlist For Intimate Club Audience

In terms of hitpower, the Leo Sayer setlist matches arena sized show by Rod Stewart or Lionel Richie. Rarely will you see so many original hits performed back to back for an original artist in such a small venue.

March 7, 2015
McDonalds Heads To SXSW To Exploit Musicians

McDonalds, the billion dollar burger chain is going to SXSW, the biggest music conference in the world to exploit musicians.

March 7, 2015
Paul McCartney with Newman
Paul McCartney Joins Johnny Depp’s Hollywood Vampires

Paul McCartney continues his quest to become the best known session man in the industry with work on the first album of the Hollywood Vampires.

March 7, 2015
Prince at SXSW, Noise11, Photo
Prince To Play Pop-Up Shows Across America

Prince and his band 3rdEyeGirl are planning a version of their British Hit & Run Tour for the U.S. but, like its foreign counterpart, you won't know if it's coming to a city near you until right before it happens.

March 7, 2015
David Crosby, A Day On The Green, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
David Crosby Spends All Night Answering Fans On Twitter

David Crosby has been one very active Twitter user over the last few days, taking and answering hundreds of questions from fans.

March 6, 2015
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David Bowie Speaks On iHeartRadio Music News

iHeartRadio Music News powered by this week features the historic David Bowie interview.

March 6, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Noel Gallagher, Madonna Lead New Music Releases For 6 March 2015

Madonna, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, San Cisco, Devo, Eurogliders, Midge Ure and Shane Howard lead this week's new music releases.

March 6, 2015
Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Iron Maiden Update Fans On Bruce Dickinson Cancer Prognosis

Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has completed his course of treatment for cancer and it is now a matter of time before he finds out if the disease has been beaten.

March 6, 2015
Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Brandon Flowers, Boz Scaggs To Salute Brian Wilson

Brian Wilson will get the all-star tribute treatment on March 30 in Los Angeles with Brian Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of Brian Wilson.

March 6, 2015
Shania Twain, music news,
Shania Twain Prepares For Final Tour At Age 49

Shania Twain may be ready to hang up her touring shoes at age 49.

March 6, 2015
Guy Sebastian, Noise11, Gerry Nicholls, Photo
Guy Sebastian To Represent Australia At Eurovision

Guy Sebastian will be heading to the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna in May.

March 5, 2015
The new Violent Femmes lineup with Brian Viglione, Noise11, Photo
Listen To The First New Violent Femmes Song Since 2000

Violent Femmes ‘Love Love Love Love Love’ is the first original new song from the band since 2000.

March 5, 2015
Jon Farriss featuring Viv Richards Smokin Joe
Jon Farriss Of INXS Releases Solo Song With Viv Richards

INXS drummer Jon Farriss has released his first solo record and a smooth R&B track with cricket legend Viv Richards.

March 5, 2015
Remi photo by Ros OGorman
REMI Wins Australian Music Prize

Melbourne rapper REMI is the 2015 winner of the Australian Music Prize.

March 4, 2015
KISS, Etihad Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11 music news
Kiss To Tour Australia With Whitesnake?

Kiss fans will maybe see the band back in Australia in October with Whitesnake as the opening act.

March 4, 2015
Steven Wilson, Noise11, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Steven Wilson Releases Album About Woman Dead For 2 Years Before Anyone Noticed

Grammy nominee, multi-instrumentalist and producer Steven Wilson has recorded a concept album about Joyce Vincent, a 38-year old woman who no-one noticed had died for two years.

March 4, 2015
Paul McCartney and Kanye West, music news,
Kanye West Releases All Day Another Paul McCartney Collaboration

Kanye West has released ‘All Day’, his third collaboration with Paul McCartney this year.

March 4, 2015
Hamish Anderson
Aussie Blues Guitarist Hamish Anderson To Play 7 SXSW Showcases

Melbourne blues guitarist Hamish Anderson will perform seven showcases at SXSW in Austin Texas during the SXSW music conference and festival.

March 4, 2015
David Lee Roth, Van Halen, Stone Music Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Van Halen Live Album Details, Stream Two Tracks

Van Halen will release ‘Tokyo Dome Live In Concert’, their first ever live album with David Lee Roth this month, and Van Halen remastered reissues are on the way as well.

March 4, 2015
Justin Bieber Comedy Central roast
Justin Bieber Gets Off With Jeff Ross In Disturbing Comedy Central Promo

Justin Bieber fans may find the semi-naked Bieber being rubbed up by semi-naked Jeff Ross in a blond wig somewhat disturbing. It was all done in fun for the #BieberRoast.

March 4, 2015
Metallica No Life Til Leather
Metallica To Release Historic Demos On Cassette

Metallica will release a limited edition cassette ‘No Life ‘Til Leather’ for Record Story Day in April.

March 4, 2015
Bob Dylan Shadows In The Night
Second Bob Dylan Standards Album Coming Soon

Bob Dylan may have enough new recordings of standards to fill another album.

March 4, 2015
Ultimate Sinatra
Career Spanning Frank Sinatra Collection Spans Entire Career

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Frank Sinatra, the Sinatra estate will release a brand new compilation that, for the first time, will include tracks from the singer's career in the 40's on Columbia Records, the 50's on Capitol and the rest of his career on his own Reprise.

March 4, 2015
Cherry Bar owner James Young and Linda Blair at Cherry Bar Melbourne, Noise11, Photo
James Young Rocks Up With Bowie And Black Sabbath

Melbourne is set for two very tasteful rock and roll tribute shows with David Bowie and Black Sabbath the centre of attention, thanks to James Young.

March 3, 2015