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Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Is Working On New Album And Another One Rides

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band may be coming to Australia in October with the focus on his current album Lay It On Down (released in August 2017) but he’s already got a follow up record well and truly in motion.

June 6, 2018
31st Annual ARIA Awards 2017 - Chairman's Cocktail
Nominations for the 2018 ARIA Music Teacher of The Year Award are now open

ARIA (the Australian Recording Industry Association) is excited to announce that nominations for the second ARIA Music Teacher of the Year Award are now open.

June 6, 2018
Amyl & The Sniffers
Live Music Returns To Chapel St Icon

Melbourne’s status as the live music capital of the world is set to receive a boost with the announcement today that Chasers nightspot in Chapel St South Yarra will be hosting international and national live touring acts, stand-up comedy and cabaret under the live brand Three Eight Six.

June 6, 2018
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The Noise Network Confirms Nick Kontonicolas To Join Its Board of Directors

NEW YORK, NY --- 05 June, 2018 --- New York City --- Investment Banker and Corporate Development CEO, Mr. Nick Kontonicolas has joined the board of directors of The Noise Network Pty Ltd (Australia). He is expected to take up the position of Chief Operating Officer within the company.

June 6, 2018
Diane Warren photo by Emily Shur, Noise11, Photo
Songwriter Sues Diane Warren Over Chicago Hit 31 Years Later

It took him 31 years to finally make the filing but Brendan Greaves, 45, has sued Diane Warren over the Chicago hit "Look Away".

June 6, 2018
Melanie Brown Spice Girls Mel B
Spice Girl Mel B’s Ex Seeks Restraining Order

Mel B's ex-husband Stephen Belafonte has been denied a request for an emergency restraining order against the pop star.

June 5, 2018
Something For Kate, PaulDempsey: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Paul Dempsey Sets Up Some Solo Dates For August

It’s only June and so far this year Paul Dempsey has already toured across Europe & the UK performing with David Bowie's band, performed at the Australian of The Year Awards in Canberra, completed a sold out east coast regional tour and  Western Australian tour along with contributing a song to the Vast Project, had a song in the Hottest 100 and headlined one of Taronga Zoo's Twilight Concerts.

June 5, 2018
Blind Boys Of Alabama photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. Clarence Fountain of Blind Boys of Alabama 1929-2018

Clarence Fountain, founding member and longtime leader of the iconic gospel group Blind Boys of Alabama died the morning of June 3rd in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was 88.

June 5, 2018
MADIBA - The Musical
Tim Omaji (aka Timomatic) To Star In MADIBA The Musical

The creators of an inspiring and energetic new stage show MADIBA The Musical – A Celebration of the Life of Nelson Mandela, are proud to announce the cast members for the show’s upcoming premiere Australian season.

June 5, 2018
Ariana Grande, music news, noise11.com
Ariana Grande Kicks Of Gay Pride Month Thanking LGBTQ Fans

Ariana Grande has reached out to her LGBTQ fans to kickstart Gay Pride Month by letting them all know how much they mean to her.

June 5, 2018
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Clean Bandit Find Elton John Hilarious

Elton John simultaneously told jokes and played the piano when he recorded with Clean Bandit.

June 5, 2018
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani Joins Pink On Stage In LA

Pop star Pink thrilled fans in Los Angeles on Thursday night (31May18) by inviting Gwen Stefani onstage for a surprise performance.

June 5, 2018
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Scrapped Album After Slavery Drama

Kanye West scrapped an entire album after his ill-advised TMZ interview, during which he suggested African-Americans chose to be slaves and confessed he was hooked on opioids.

June 5, 2018
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato Apologises For Prank Gone Wrong

Demi Lovato has apologised to fans after revealing she once hired a hooker to molest her bodyguard as he slept.

June 4, 2018
Eddy Clearwater
R.I.P. Eddy Clearwater 1935-2018

Grammy-nominated Chicago blues legend Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater died of heart failure on Friday, June 1, in his hometown of Skokie, Illinois. He was 83.

June 4, 2018
Ann Wilson, Heart. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Heart’s Ann Wilson Covers Favourite Songs For Immortal

Ann Wilson of Heart, one of rock's most distinctive and powerful vocalists, will release her new solo album September 14 on BMG, marking her debut for the label. Fittingly titled Immortal, the album features 10 musically diverse tracks that pay homage to some of the singer's favorite songs and artists, all of whom have passed away in recent years and whose music poignantly lives on (the full track listing is below).

June 4, 2018
Elvis Presley, noise11.com, Photo
Elvis Presley 68 Special Is Heading Back To Cinemas

Fathom Events has announced a strategic partnership with Authentic Brands Group (ABG), a brand development, marketing and entertainment company, and owner of Elvis Presley Enterprises LLC. The partnership kicks off this summer with an exclusive two-day theatrical release of Elvis' legendary "'68 Comeback Special," directed and produced by Steve Binder, to cinema audiences worldwide.

June 4, 2018
Albert Lee
Albert Lee, Jeff Lang, Daniel Champagne To Be At Melbourne Guitar Show 2018

Australian Musician, in conjunction with the Australian Music Association is thrilled to be able to announce the first list of artists appearing at the 2018 Melbourne Guitar Show (August 4&5 Caulfield Racecourse).

June 4, 2018
Gorillaz The Now Now
Gorillaz Release Details Of The Now Now

A brand new studio album from Gorillaz titled The Now Now will be released by Warner Bros. Records on June 29th, and is available for pre-order now with two instant grat songs, "Humility" and "Lake Zurich."

June 4, 2018
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Gets A Street In San Francisco

San Francisco's singing ambassador, Tony Bennett, will unveil "his" street sign on Saturday, June 2nd in front of the storied Fairmont Hotel where his first public performance of the iconic classic "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" took place in December 1961.

June 4, 2018
Ros O'Gorman You're Beautiful
Rest In Peace Ros O’Gorman January 22 1960 – May 29 2018

On 29 May 2018 we lost Ros O'Gorman, a beautiful lady, a perfect wife, mother and grandmother.

June 4, 2018
My Friend The Chocolate Cake perform at the Recital Centre in Melbourne on 16 June 2017. Photo by Ros OGorman
My Friend The Chocolate Cake Add New Dates To Winter Revival Tour

Concerts in Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart and Perth have just been added to iconic sextet My Friend The Chocolate Cake's upcoming national tour.

June 4, 2018
Lee Kernaghan
Gympie Muster Workshops Announced

This year, the iconic Gympie Music Muster (August 23-26) is introducing a bunch of new workshops and forums to their program, to give patrons an experience that is far more than just the regular live performances.

June 4, 2018
Painters and Dockers
Painters & Dockers Return With New Song Holiday On Ice

Australia’s favourite larrikin rock band from the 80s The Painters & Dockers are back with a new single. Rooted in working-class politics and reinvigorated contemporary production, the new single is titled “HOLIDAY ON ICE’’.

June 4, 2018
Old Man River
Old Man River Sets Up Some Album Launch Dates

It’s been a long time coming but on June 15, Old Man River will finally release his long-awaited 3rd album, ILOVEYOUSORRYPLEASEFORGIVEMETHANKYOU. Ohad Rein is the Byron Bay-based singer-songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist behind the internationally acclaimed OLD MAN RIVER project, an eclectic musical voyage that manages to blend conscious pop, folk-rock, psychedelia and world music, all under one warm blanket of positive, melodic and inspiring sounds.

June 4, 2018
Bachelor Girl
Bachelor Girl Have A New Song Called ‘Speak’

On the twentieth anniversary of their Double Platinum iconic hit ‘Buses and Trains’ and their ARIA award winning debut album ‘Waiting For The Day’, Tania Doko and James Roche of Bachelor Girl return with their heartfelt and socially conscious single ‘Speak’.

June 4, 2018
Chad Gilbert and Hayley WIlliams, music news, noise11.com
Hayley Williams Calls Chad Gilbert Marriage A Mess

Hayley Williams stopped eating, sleeping, and laughing "for a long time" as she struggled with mental health issues while her marriage to Chad Gilbert crumbled.

June 4, 2018
The Presets
The Presets Release Hi Viz Ahead Of Tour

Australian electronic dance luminaries THE PRESETS - Julian Hamilton and Kim Moyes - have unveiled their highly anticipated fourth studio album HI VIZ.  Featuring the singles “Do What You Want”, which featured in triple j’s Hottest 100 songs of 2017, classic dance floor filler “14U+14ME”, and “Downtown Shutdown”, which is currently triple j’s most played song of the week, HI VIZ is destined to enhance The Presets’ already formidable reputation.

June 3, 2018
Flo Rida
Flo Rida Announced Low Anniversary Tour of Australia

A decade on from releasing one the world’s biggest hip hip hop anthems, US rapper Flo Rida is returning to Australia for the first time in five years to celebrate the 10th anniversary of iconic floor-filler ‘Low’.

June 3, 2018
Shawn Mendes
Australian Albums: Shawn Mendes Has His First No 1 Album

The third and self-titled studio album for Canadian pop singer Shawn Mendes debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, becoming his first No.1 set here.

June 3, 2018