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Marilyn Manson. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Mars Volta Bass Player Joins Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson has just returned to the stage, five weeks after a stage set fell on him and broke his leg in two places. With him, he has a brand new bassist.

November 7, 2017
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Resumes Tour After Health Scare

Lady Gaga has resumed her world tour after returning to the stage following a battle with chronic pain.

November 6, 2017
Kenny Chesney
Kenny Chesney Sells Old-School Numbers Of Live Album

In general, live albums don't sell in numbers even close to studio releases. They make nice souvenirs of show's you might have seen, present alternative versions of a favorite artist's songs and fill out a catalog between new music releases.

November 6, 2017
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Opens Children’s Cancer Center

Britney Spears has opened a children's cancer centre in Las Vegas named in her honour after donating $1 million (£765,000) to the charitable organisation.

November 6, 2017
Kelly Clarkson photo by Ros O'Gorman noise11.com images
Kelly Clarkson Forced To Cancel Showcase Gig Due To Illness

Kelly Clarkson turned a secret concert into a listening party for hew new album after she became too sick to perform.

November 6, 2017
Nelly, music news, noise11.com
Nelly Rape Case Referred To Prosecutor

Rapper Nelly's rape case has been forwarded to the King County Prosecutor’s office in Washington for possible criminal charges.

November 6, 2017
Paul McCartney Japan 2017 photo by Karen Freedman
Paul McCartney Joins Little Steven For Beatles Classic In London

Little Steven had a Beatle join him for a Beatles classic in London on Saturday night. Paul McCartney joined in for ‘I Saw Her Standing There’.

November 5, 2017
Pink Beautiful Trauma
Australian Charts: Pink Has The No 1 Album For Third Week

For a rare third week in a row the Pink album "Beautiful Trauma" leads the ARIA Albums Chart at No.1, whilst she might not retain the top spot next week with new stuff coming from Sam Smith and potential No.1 albums from Guy Sebastian and Maroon 5, the week after which sees the new Taylor Swift album due for release.

November 5, 2017
Post Malone
Australian Singles: Post Malone Has No 1 Song For Sixth Week

The Post Malone and 21 Savage track "Rockstar" stays at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart for a sixth straight week, the track scoring a ▲Platinum in sales this week too.

November 5, 2017
The Tea Party Jeff Martin at the Forum Theatre in Melbourne on Saturday 4 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Tea Party Celebrate 20 Years Since Transmission

The Tea Party fans absolutely adore this band. When Jeff Martin, Stuart Chatwood and Jeff Burrows walked on staged at Melbourne’s Forum Theatre, the crowd literally roared.

November 5, 2017
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Robert Plant Says The Damned ‘Rightly Kicked Juggernauts Pink Floyd’

Led Zeppelin legend says The Damned was one of his favourite bands in the 70s.

November 5, 2017
The Pretenders, noise11.com, music news
Pretenders and Stevie Nicks Open Australian Tour In Perth

Pretenders and Stevie Nicks are touring Australia together for the very first time and kicked off the first show on Thursday night (Nov 2) in Perth.

November 4, 2017
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Neil Young + Promise Of The Real To Release Second Album ‘The Visitor’

Neil Young + Promise Of The Real have revealed details of their second studio album ‘The Visitor’.

November 4, 2017
Patti Smith performs her last Australian show at Festival Hall in Melbourne on Thursday 20 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Patti Smith Speaks Up For Planet Earth

Patti Smith is heartbroken by the environmental damage humans have wreaked on Earth's beauty.

November 4, 2017
Scarecrow
John Mellencamp Covers Band Scarecrow To Play Cup Eve In Melbourne

John Mellencamp covers band Scarecrow will be at the Union Club in Richmond on Melbourne Cup Eve.

November 4, 2017
Europe
Europe To Tour Australia For First Time

Europe’s ‘The Final Countdown’ album reached no 3 on the Australian chart in 1986. The title track reached no 2. 32 years on, the band will tour Australia fir the very first time.

November 3, 2017
Nic Cester at Memo in St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nic Cester Transitions To Solo Artist With Sugar Rush

Nic Cester was pissed off when Jet broke up. After fronting the most successful international Australian rock act of the 21st century Jet went down in a ball of falls, disintegrating in a sea of politics.

November 3, 2017
Beatles Happy Christmas
The Beatles To Officially Release Christmas Singles

Apple Corps Ltd./Capitol/UMe are wrapping up new, global Beatles releases for the holiday season.

November 3, 2017
Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington
Stone Temple Pilots To Continue With New Lead Singer TBA November 14

Rockers Stone Temple Pilots will unveil their new frontman at an invitation-only event in Hollywood on November 14.

November 3, 2017
The 2017 APIA Good Times tour with Joe Camilleri, Black Sorrows. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Black Sorrows To Perform At SXSW 2018

Australian icons The Black Sorrows will perform at SXSW 2018.

November 3, 2017
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton and Kid Rock Leave Webster PR Following Founder’s Sex Abuse Allegations

High profile Nashville based PR firm Webster PR is in tatters following sex abuse allegations against founder Kirt Webster.

November 3, 2017
John Paul Young performs at APIA Good Times Tour at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Saturday 28 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
The Temptations, John Paul Young and Steve Romer Are At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

New Bluesfest boss Steve Romer talks up 2018 with a couple of great artists for the upcoming music festival at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week. Also John Paul Young recalls the great songs Vanda and Young wrote for him and Motown legend Otis Williams of The Temptations talks about a classic they didn’t want to record.

November 3, 2017
Sam Smith photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith Has Planned His Wedding Day And Its Bizarre

Sam Smith wants a funeral for his "single self" to take place immediately before he gets married.

November 3, 2017
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
Kendrick Lamar Is On The New U2 Song

U2 have joined forces once again with rapper Kendrick Lamar to collaborate on the rockers' new single Get Out of Your Own Way.

November 3, 2017
Michael Jackson Thriller image noise11.com photos
Michael Jackson’s Son In Motorcycle Accident

Michael Jackson's son Prince was briefly hospitalized on Thursday morning (November 2) after he was involved in a motorcycle accident in Los Angeles.

November 3, 2017
One Direction, Niall Horan, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Niall Horan Plays Show For NYC Terror Victims

Niall Horan dedicated a song to those who lost their lives in a terror attack in New York on Tuesday (31Oct17) during a Halloween night gig in the city.

November 3, 2017
Bob Dylan Trouble No More
New Music Releases 3 November 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Guy Sebastian, Chris Brown, Grace Vanderwaal, Bob Dylan (Bootleg), Roy Orbison & Royal Philharmonic Orch., Josh Groban (repack), Blake Shelton, Deep Purple (GH), Kid Rock, Maroon 5, Sam Smith and Shawn Mendes (live).

November 3, 2017
Jimmy Barnes Working Class Man
Jimmy Barnes Scores His Second Best Seller Book

Jimmy Barnes ‘Working Class Man’ is the biggest selling book in Australia this week making the rock icon a two time best selling author.

November 2, 2017
The Tea Party - Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Tea Party Celebrate 20 Years Of Transmission On Australian Tour

The Tea Party have kicked off their Australian tour to mark the 20th anniversary of their 1997 ‘Transmission’ album but there are also a few tributes through the show.

November 2, 2017
Roy Orbison
Roy Orbison To Tour Australia 30 Years After His Death

Roy Orbison will make his after-life return to Australia in 2018 as a hologram.

November 2, 2017