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REM Automatic For The People 25th anniversary
R.E.M. Debut Their Great Lost Track ‘Devil Rides Backwards’

R.E.M. will officially release their “great lost track” ‘Devil Rides Backwards’ on the 25th anniversary expanded edition of Automatic For The People.

October 17, 2017
Icehouse perform at A Day In The Gardens in the Royal Botanical Gardens Melbourne on Sunday 12 March 2017.
Qantas Christens Plane After Icehouse Song Great Southern Land

Icehouse are in Seattle today for the launch of the new Qantas Dreamliner named ‘Great Southern Land’ after the Icehouse classic.

October 17, 2017
Courtney Love Noise11, melbourne music photo, festival hall
Harvey Weinstein Permanently Banned Courtney Love For Speaking Out Against Him

Actress/musician Courtney Love announced on Saturday (October 14) that she was "eternally banned" from a leading Hollywood talent agency for a 2005 comment she made about disgraced executive Harvey Weinstein.

October 17, 2017
Butthole Surfers,, music news
Butthole Surfers To Release First Album In 17 Years

American rockers the Butthole Surfers released their eight album, Weird Revolution, in 2001 and, even though they have occasionally played shows over the years, they have been on an unofficial hiatus.

October 17, 2017
Shania Twain, music news,
Shania Twain Joins The Sexual Harassment Discussion

Shania Twain has shed light on her experiences with dominating men in the industry in the wake of the sexual abuse allegations lodged against Harvey Weinstein.

October 17, 2017
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John To End 14-Year Vegas Residency

Elton John has announced the end of "The Million Dollar Piano," his second critically-acclaimed Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The final fourteen shows will occur in the Spring of 2018 with dates scheduled April 28 to May 19, 2018. Tickets go on sale Sunday, Oct. 22 at 10 AM PT.

October 16, 2017
Jonathan Cain Unsung Noel
Journey’s Jonathan Cain To Release Christmas Album

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and longtime keyboardist and rhythm guitarist in Journey, Jonathan Cain, has released his first Christmas album, Unsung Noel, on CD, as a double audiophile vinyl record and at digital retailers globally via Identity Records with The Fuel Music distribution.

October 16, 2017
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Robert Plant New Power Generation Kick Off Bluesfest Sideshow Announcements

Bluesfest has announced its first round of sideshows for Robert Plant, New Power Generation, Morcheeba and Gov’t Mule.

October 16, 2017
Iain Shedden
R.I.P. Iain Shedden Writer and One Time Drummer For The Saints Dies At Age 60

Iain Shedden, the music writer for The Australian and one time member of The Saints, has died at the age of 60.

October 16, 2017
Michael Hutchence The Last Rockstar
Michael Hutchence Doco Is Not About INXS So Why Are They Whinging?

INXS management has gone into whinge mode over tonight’s screening of ‘Michael Hutchence: The Last Rockstar’ on Channel 7.

October 16, 2017
The Whitlams
The Whitlams Set 25th Anniversary Tour Dates

The Whitlams will celebrate their 25th anniversary with dates around Australia in May 2018.

October 16, 2017
Grouplove Say Yes To 2018 Australian Dates

Grouplove will return to Australia for shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in February.

October 16, 2017
Mondo Rock photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news
Mondo Rock To Reissue Everything, Compile New Anthology And Set Tour Dates

2018 will be the year of Mondo Rock. The iconic Australian band have a big year planned with the re-release of their six studio albums, a deluxe 2-disc ‘Complete Anthology’ on the way and an Australian tour.

October 16, 2017
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
A Weekend In The Gardens Prepares New Native Cocktails For November Shows

The native cocktails, one of the big bonuses of the first A Weekend In The Gardens shows, will return with all-new recipes for season two.

October 16, 2017
Triple J Like A Version 13
Australian Charts: Triple J Like A Version 13 In Number One

The Triple J compilation "Like a Version Volume 13" becomes the fifth of the radio stations collections to hit No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart.

October 16, 2017
Post Malone
Australian Charts: Post Malone Spend Third Week At No 1

Post Malone and 21 Savage stay atop the ARIA Singles Chart for a third straight week with their stream-heavy track "Rockstar", becoming the third longest running No.1 for the year, plus it picks up a Gold (●) in sales too.

October 16, 2017
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Reschedules Euro Dates For 2018

Lady Gaga has rescheduled her cancelled European tour dates, kicking off in Barcelona on 14 January (18).

October 15, 2017
John Farnham
John Farnham, Daryl Braithwaite To Spend A Red Hot Summer At Cockatoo Island

Red Hot Summer is heading to Sydney’s Cockatoo Island in February with John Farnham headlining a rock solid line-up featuring Daryl Braithwaite, Baby Animals, The Black Sorrows and 1927.

October 15, 2017
Ken Jeong and Linkin Park
Linkin Park Releases Carpool Karaoke Filmed Days Before Chester’s Death

Linkin Park and the family of Chester Bennington has released the Carpool Karaoke episode filmed just six days for the death of Bennington.

October 15, 2017
Vedder Call Saul
Family Guy Merge Eddie Vedder And Better Call Saul With Hilarious Results

Eddie Vedder was given the Family Guy treatment last week in a hilarious piss-take ‘Vedder Call Saul’.

October 15, 2017
David Crosby, A Day On The Green, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
David Crosby Covers Joni Mitchell On His New Album ‘Sky Trails’

David Crosby has covered a 41 year old song ‘Amelia’ by his friend Joni Mitchell on this new album ‘Sky Trails’.

October 15, 2017
Evanescence Create Fourth Album With Orchestra

Evanescence have gone into big band mode for their fourth album ‘Synthesis’. They have recruited an orchestra to rework their early work.

October 15, 2017
Jimmy Barnes Working Class Man
Jimmy Barnes To Take Working Class Man Sequel On The Road

Jimmy Barnes will head back out of the road with more stories and songs for the second edition of ‘Working Class Man: An Evening Of Stories & Songs’.

October 15, 2017
Liam Gallagher As You Were
Liam Gallagher Just Had The Biggest Selling Vinyl In The UK In 20 Years

Former Oasis signer Liam Gallagher has gone straight to number 1 with his first solo album.

October 15, 2017
Tears For Fears
Tears For Fears Tease 15 Seconds Of First New Song In 13 Years

Following a sold-out summer arena tour highlighted by their triumphant UK return in front of 65,000-plus fans as special guests of The Killers during British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park, Tears For Fears, Roland Orzabal [vocals, guitar, keyboards] and Curt Smith [vocals, bass, keyboards], close out 2017 with the release of their first career-spanning Greatest Hits album, Rule The World. The collection arrives everywhere November 10, 2017.

October 15, 2017
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Makes $1m Donation To Children’s Hospital

Global superstar Dolly Parton, whose first children’s album, I Believe In You, released yesterday (October 13) on Dolly Records/RCA Nashville, could have been anywhere on the day her album releaseed, but she wanted to be in Nashville with kids and their families at Monroe Carell Jr. Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital.

October 15, 2017
Melissa Etheridge, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Turns Out Melissa Etheridge And Todd Rundgren Were Both Busted This Year

TMZ is usually the source that breaks news almost as it is happening. This time Melissa Etheridge and Todd Rundgren are the bad guys.

October 15, 2017
Bob Seger, music news,
Bob Seger Dedicates New Album To Glenn Frey

Bob Seger will release his eighteenth studio album, I Knew You When, on November 17 via Capitol Records and he is dedicating the record to Glenn Frey.

October 14, 2017
Buckethead Suffers Serious Heart Condition

Buckethead, aka Brian Carroll, has revealed that he is suffering from a serious heart condition.

October 14, 2017
Robert Plant Carry Fire
New Music Releases For 13 October 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Pink, 21 Savage, Dolly Parton, Scouting for Girls (GH), Robert Plant, Gucci Mane, Beck, St, Vincent and Marc E. Bassy.

October 14, 2017