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Super Furry Animals
Super Furry Animals Back After Seven Years

Super Furry Animals first tour in six years began in 2015, and the inspirational rise of the Welsh football team, has blown a fresh breeze into the sails of the band as they announce their first new music since 2009’s Dark Days/Light Years album.

May 4, 2016
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Steven Tyler Premieres New Band Loving Mary

Steven Tyler will take a little of his new country persona and a lot of his rock swagger on the road this summer with a new band, Loving Mary.

May 4, 2016
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Photo By Graham Spillard
Red Hot Chili Peppers New Song ‘Dark Necessities’ Due This Week

Red Hot Chili Peppers will release ‘Dark Necessities’, their first new music in five years, this week.

May 3, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince Vault Contains Miles Davis Planned Collaborations

Prince’s Vault contains unreleased tracks that were planned for Miles Davis.

May 3, 2016
Lily Allen at Noise11.com music news
Lily Allen Launches New Record Label

British pop star Lily Allen is celebrating her 30th birthday by launching a new record label.

May 3, 2016
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Criminal Record Wiped Clean

A Los Angeles judge has expunged Kanye West's 2013 paparazzi clash from his criminal record.

May 3, 2016
Foy Vance
Foy Vance Will Return To Australia In September

Foy Vance will return to Australia in September after previously touring with Elton John and Ed Sheeran.

May 3, 2016
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Joins Deni Ute Muster

Keith Urban will perform at the Deni Ute Muster this year.

May 3, 2016
Little Richard, Noise11, Photo
Little Richard Gravely Ill Says Bootsy Collins

Little Richard fans are concerned for the health of the rock and roll idol after a tweet from Parliament / Funkadelic bass player Bootsy Collins.

May 3, 2016
Prince: Photo By NPG Records Noise11 photo
Prince’s Half-Brother Wants To Mine Vault

Prince's half-brother Alfred Jackson has called for the late singer's remaining material to be released.

May 3, 2016
Dixie Chicks photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dixie Chicks Reactive For More Live Dates

The Dixie Chicks' triumphant return to the touring stage continues to grow with the announcement of a new series of dates in September.

May 3, 2016
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Posts Bizarre Prince Comment On Facebook

Sinead O'Connor has been absent from Facebook for almost a month after claiming that she was being spied on.

May 3, 2016
Garbage photo by Joseph Cultice
Garbage Set Twenty US Dates

Garbage has announced twenty dates across the U.S. in support of their new album, Strange Little Birds.

May 3, 2016
Cyndi Lauper, Noise11, Photo
Cyndi Lauper Denies She Was Madonna’s Rival

Cyndi Lauper has dismissed long-standing reports suggesting she and Madonna were rivals in the 1980s.

May 3, 2016
Chicago Quadio box
Chicago Prep Blu-Ray Box Set

Chicago, who were recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, are releasing a new box set for their audiophile fans.

May 3, 2016
Ann Wilson, Heart. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ann Wilson Covers Hendrix For Second Solo EP

The Ann Wilson Thing, Heart member Ann Wilson's solo project, will be releasing their second EP "soon" and it features a Jimi Hendrix track.

May 3, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince’s Vultures Start To Circle

Last Tuesday, Prince's sister, Tyka, filed papers with a Minnesota court that stated that there was no known will.

May 3, 2016
the rolling stones, rod laver arena, photo ros ogorman
Stones, McCartney, Waters, Dylan, Young, The Who Set For October

The world’s most anticipated music festival featuring The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Bob Dylan and The Who just got real. All five acts have posted video teasers for the concerts.

May 2, 2016
Billy Thorpe. photo by Ros O'Gorman
‘Billy Thorpe & Leigh’ To Be Performed In St Kilda

The stage show ‘Billy Thorpe & Leigh’ will début in Melbourne in May.

May 2, 2016
Prince in Batdance video
Prince ‘Batman’ Video Goes Online

Prince’s theme to the 1989 ‘Batman’ movie has made its way online.

May 2, 2016
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Disappears From The Internet

In what is, most likely, some sort of stunt leading up to a new release, Radiohead has completely disappeared from the internet.

May 2, 2016
Status Quo Cider
Status Quo Release Their Own Cider

Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt of Status Quo are in the beer business.

May 2, 2016
Paul Simon, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Paul Simon Debuts Two New Songs in New Orleans

Paul Simon mesmerized the crowd on Friday night at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival with an eighteen-song set that included two Simon & Garfunkel songs and two from his upcoming album, Stranger to Stranger.

May 2, 2016
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani Is A Disney Hero

Gwen Stefani, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber were the big winners at the Radio Disney Music Awards on Saturday.

May 2, 2016
Cyndi Lauper Detour
Cyndi Lauper ‘Detour’ #REVIEW

When Cyndi Lauper announced she releasing a country album, many fans of the genre decried her being a sheep and following its recent swell of international popularity.

May 2, 2016
Engelbert Humperdinck performs at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Thursday 29 October 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Happy 80th Birthday Engelbert Humperdinck

Engelbert Humperdinck, one of the world’s true music legends, is 80 today. I say this on behalf of me and my family. Happy birthday Enge.

May 2, 2016
Bob Dylan Fallen Angels
Listen To Bob Dylan Cover ‘All The Way’

Bob Dylan will release his 37th studio album, Fallen Angels, on May 20 and, like last year's Standing in the Night, it is a disc of covers of American standards, most of which were made famous by Frank Sinatra.

May 1, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Bowie and Prince Prove Death Is Still The Best Marketing Tool

Death is undeniably the greatest promotional tool of the music industry as sales of Prince and Bowie attest.

May 1, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Aubudon Road At Paisley Park Reopened To Traffic

The City of Chanhassen has reopened Audubon Road along Prince’s Paisley Park estate and updated information for fans who wish to visit the area where Prince died on April 21.

May 1, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince Dominates Music Sales In Australia

Prince has dominated music sales in Australia this week much like the impact David Bowie’s death had on fans back in January.

April 30, 2016