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Chris Adler
Chris Adler Leaves Megadeth To Return To Lamb Of God

Chris Adler has officially left Megadeth to return to his permanent position in Lamb of God.

July 8, 2016
Cliff Williams bass guitarist for AC/DC performs at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Sunday 6 December 2015. They are in Australia on the final leg of their Rock Or Bust World Tour.
Cliff Williams To Retire From AC/DC

AC/DC’s long-time bass player Cliff Williams is the latest member to depart the band.

July 8, 2016
Nick Rhodes, Duran Duran V Festival Melbourne Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Rhodes Temporarily Leaves Duran Duran MNDR Is In

Duran Duran founder Nick Rhodes has left the band temporarily “to attend an urgent family matter”.

July 8, 2016
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Noise11 iHeartRadio Playlist for 8-14 July 2016

Noise11’s iHeartRadio show is the music news you can hear.

July 8, 2016
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Mumford & Sons Pay Tribute To Prince

Mumford and Sons spoke to Absolute Radio’s Pete Donaldson this week while on the Swedish leg of their European Tour. On the night of Prince’s death, the boys were in his hometown of Minneapolis, which they described as having an overwhelming atmosphere of grief.

July 8, 2016
Reverend Horton Heat
Reverend Horton Heat To Play 30th Anniversary Dates In Australia

Jim Heath formed Reverend Horton Heat in Dallas in 1985 and will bring the band to Australia in September marking 30 years of the band.

July 8, 2016
TinPan Orange
Tinpan Orange Debut New Song ‘Cities Of Gold’ #LISTEN

Melbourne’s Tinpan Orange have a new song for you to listen to. ‘Cities of Gold’ is their next musical instalment after ‘Rich Man’.

July 8, 2016
Garth Brooks
Garth Brooks Gets A Radio Show

SiriusXM announced today that America's best-selling solo artist of all time, Garth Brooks, will launch his own SiriusXM channel on September 8.

July 8, 2016
Soundgarden, Chris Cornell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Soundgarden To Release Vinyl Rarities

Grammy Award-winning Seattle group Soundgarden launched a musical transformation that inspired a generation while permanently redefining alternative and hard rock music.

July 8, 2016
Spice Girls images photo
Spice Girls Working With Stones Lawyer On Reunion

The Spice Girls will reportedly work with the Rolling Stones' manager to plan a 2017 reunion gig.

July 8, 2016
Biffy Clyro, Noise11, Photo Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases 8 July 2016

Biffy Clyro and a few Bowie reissues lead the weeks new releases.

July 8, 2016
Ariana Grande, music news,
Ariana Grande Cast For Hairspray Revamp

Ariana Grande has joined the cast of the U.S. TV Hairspray event.

July 7, 2016
George Michael Shoot The Dog
George Michael Shoot The Dog Video Makes Even More Sense After Blair Iraq Ramble

George Michael’s 2002 video for ‘Shoot The Dog’, portraying a moronic George W. Bush and gutless Tony Blair is worth revisiting.

July 7, 2016
Syd Barrett
Syd Barrett Film Premieres Unseen Footage

Cambridge Live has announced that it is teaming up with the Cambridge Film Trust to premiere a series of films about both Syd Barrett and the Swinging Sixties at the 2016 Cambridge Film Festival, as part of its celebrations of the life and work of Syd Barrett who passed away on the 7th July 2006.

July 7, 2016
Frank Black, Black Francis, Pixies, V Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Pixies Debut New Song Um Chagga Lagga #LISTEN

The Pixies have previewed their upcoming album “Head Carrier’ with the new song ‘Um Chagga Lagga’.

July 7, 2016
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Harry Styles Visits UK Parliament For Brexit Talks

Harry Styles paid a visit to Britain's Houses of Parliament on Tuesday to watch a debate about the outcome of the referendum.

July 7, 2016
Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett ‘Elevator Operator’ Video is Chock Full Of Cameos

Courtney Barnett gathered up all of her famous friends for cameo appearances in her new video ‘Elevator Operator’.

July 7, 2016
Vince Neil, Motley Crue, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Vince Neil Charged With Misdemeanour Battery In Las Vegas

Former Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil faces up to six months in jail for misdemeanour battery in the wake of an April incident in Las Vegas.

July 7, 2016
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink Guests On Next Kenny Chesney

Kenny Chesney has suddenly delayed the release of his new album, which was set for this Friday, to October 28 and it features Pink.

July 7, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince Band The Revolution To Reform

When Prince died in April, his 1980's band, The Revolution, said they would be reuniting for a tribute concert.

July 7, 2016
Greg Kihn
Greg Kihn Has Emergency Surgery

Greg Kihn was admitted to the hospital last night around midnight and will have gall bladder surgery removal surgery as soon as it is "medically feasible".

July 7, 2016
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Denies Support For Hillary Clinton

Dolly Parton has fired back at misreported information suggesting she has endorsed Hillary Clinton for President, insisting she has yet to decide who to vote for in November.

July 7, 2016
Boyz II Men
Boyz II Men First Two Albums To Be Reissued On Vinyl

Boyz II Men, the most successful vocal group in R&B history, are about to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their debut album, Coolyhighharmony, with a new release of the set on vinyl along with their followup album II.

July 7, 2016
Hozier, music news,
Hozier Chats To Marco Gandolfi At met Hozier at the press junket for The Legend of Tarzan in London on 4th July to find out more about 'Better Love', the song Hozier wrote for the film.

July 6, 2016
Adele 25, music news,
Adele Denies She Married In Secret

Adele has denied claims that she got married in secret.

July 6, 2016
Smokey Robinson, Noise11, Photo
Smokey Robinson To Receive Gershwin Prize

Smokey Robinson has been chosen as the 2016 recipient of the Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize.

July 6, 2016
Ciara,, music news
Ciara Weds

Singer Ciara is a married woman after tying the knot with American footballer Russell Wilson in the English countryside.

July 6, 2016
Ginger Baker, music news,
Ginger Baker Has Open Heart Surgery

Legendary drummer Ginger Baker (Cream, Blind Faith, Ginger Baker's Air Force) has undergone open heart surgery for a condition first diagnosed in February.

July 6, 2016
Rodriguez, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Rodriguez To Play A Day On The Green

Rodriguez will return to Australia in November for one A Day On The Green performance in the Hunter Valley.

July 6, 2016
Ultimate Prince
Streaming Slaughters Music Sales #REPORT

Many artists complain about the income from streaming, but it might be time to do some new business budgeting because, whether they like it or not, it is the way consumers are going to listen to music in the very near future.

July 6, 2016