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Red Lane, music news, noise11.com
R.I.P. Nashville Hall of Famer Red Lane

Red Lane, a 1993 inductee into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, died on Wednesday after battling cancer at the age of 76.

July 4, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Blur Play London #REVIEW

A not-so-affable vendor shouts ‘Let’s ‘ave it,’ at potential customers. They respond favourably and, despite his bomber jacket and Fred Perry polo, the salesman relents and launches into a song.

July 4, 2015
Arctic Monkeys. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Arctic Monkeys Are Best Live Act In The World

It's official! Having fought off strong competition from some of the hottest performers around right now, at today's O2 Silver Clef Awards, Arctic Monkeys will be crowned the Live Nation and Ticketmaster Best Live Act.

July 4, 2015
Meghan Trainor, Noise11.com music news
Meghan Trainor Cancels Shows Due To Illness

Meghan Trainor is suffering a haemorrhage on her vocal cords.

July 3, 2015
Diddy, music news, noise11.com
Diddy Charges Dropped

Sean 'Diddy' Combs has avoided felony charges.

July 3, 2015
Ross Hannaford performs with Daddy Cool at the Age Music Victoria Awards on Thursday 19 November 2014. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ross Hannaford Online Donations Now Open

Ross Hannaford fans around the world who cannot attend the ‘Concert for Ross Hannaford’ event in Melbourne can now donate online.

July 3, 2015
Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars Uptown Funk, music news, Noise11.com
Mark Ronson Uptown Funk Is 2015’s Biggest Song (So Far)

Mark Ronson ‘Uptown Funk’ is the biggest song of the year in the USA with 4,883,000 sales registered in the first half of the year.

July 3, 2015
Holy Holy, music news, noise11.com
Holy Holy Set 2015 Dates

Holy Holy, the band that spring from Dukes of Windsor, will start a national tour in Darwin to kick off the launch of their debut album ‘When The Storms Would Come’ album.

July 3, 2015
Taylor Swift 1989, music news, noise11.com
Taylor Swift Has Biggest Album Of 2015 (So Far)

Taylor Swift crossover Pop album ‘1989’ is the biggest selling album of 2015 so far in the USA and so far also the only album to sell more than one million copies.

July 3, 2015
Taylor Swift 1989, music news, noise11.com
Album Sales Stabilize In The USA

2015 album sales to June 30, 2015 have stabilized in the USA for the first time in years.

July 3, 2015
Taylor Swift 1989, music news, noise11.com
Vinyl Sales Are Now Almost 9% Of US Album Physical Sales

Vinyl sales are now almost 9% of all physical album sales in the USA.

July 3, 2015
The Libertines, music news, noise11.com
The Libertines 2015 – New Album Details

The Libertines release their highly anticipated new album Anthems For Doomed Youth through Virgin EMI Records on Friday 4th September '15.

July 3, 2015
Boy George, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Boy George Explains His Culture Club Recovery

Boy George looks at the Culture Club reunion as part of his 'recovery'.

July 3, 2015
The Beatles Let It Be, music news, noise11.com
Paul McCartney Says The Beatles Were More Than Just John Lennon

Sir Paul McCartney has shared his "frustration" at people thinking John Lennon was the Beatles.

July 3, 2015
Neil Young The Monsanto Years
New Music Releases For 3 July 2015

Neil Young, Lucy Rose, Joy Williams, Miguel, Celtic Woman, Being as a Ocean and The Getaway Plan lead the new music releases this week.

July 3, 2015
The Beatles
Lost Beatles Concert Movie Blocked From Release

Sony has successfully defended their intellectual property and stopped the release of the film The Beatles: The Lost Concert.

July 3, 2015
Breaking Benjamin, music news, noise11.com
Breaking Benjamin Debut On Top Of US Album Chart

Breaking Benjamin 'Dark Before Dawn' has debuted at no 1 in the USA with sales of 141,000.

July 3, 2015
Garth Brooks
Garth Brooks Dedicates Hospital Wing In Texas

Garth Brooks was on-site to celebrate the grand opening of the newly renovated and expanded Child Life Zone at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas on June 26.

July 3, 2015
John Mayall photo by Ros O'Gorman
John Mayall New Album Find A Way To Care Details

Forty Below Records has announced a September 4 release date for Find a Way to Care, the new CD from blues musician John Mayall.

July 3, 2015
Prince at Rod Laver Arena image from NPG Records noise11.com
Prince Sends The Sheriff To Streaming Services

Just as AC/DC and Dr. Dre embrace streaming, Prince has decided to scale back.

July 2, 2015
Val Doonican, music news, noise11.com
R.I.P. Val Doonican 1927-2015

Much-loved Irish singer and entertainer Val Doonican has died aged 88.

July 2, 2015
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Becomes World’s Highest Paid Entertainer

Katy Perry has been named one of the top paid celebrities by Forbes on the annual Highest Paid Celebrities list.

July 2, 2015
Prince Photo Credit: Madison Dubé Copyright NPG Records 2013
Listen To New Prince ‘HARDROCKLOVER’

Prince continues to release new music at an almost record pace with the new song HARDROCKLOVER.

July 2, 2015
Queensrÿche
Queensryche Do Battle Once Again

When Geoff Tate was fired from Queensryche, he immediately formed his own version of the band and, for a time, we had music released under that name from two different groups.

July 2, 2015
Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Brian Wilson Plays Jones Beach New York #SETLIST

Brian Wilson said he was too busy with the success of the biopic Love and Mercy to carry through with his British tour, postponing it until next year, but he's obviously not too busy to hit the circuit in the U.S.

July 2, 2015
The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism
The Rolling Stones To Create Their Own Museum

The Rolling Stones are setting up a new tour for 2016, this time of museums with artifacts from their career.

July 2, 2015
Amy Winehouse and Tim Cashmere at SXSW
Amy Winehouse Demos Destroyed

Amy Winehouse won't be releasing any posthumous material.

July 1, 2015
The Prodigy photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Prodigy Have A New EP Coming

The Prodigy recently announced a huge tour of UK arenas to close their incredible 2015, a year which witnessed the band score their sixth consecutive number 1 album.

July 1, 2015
Deen Castronovo of Journey, Noise11, Photo
Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo Charged With Rape

Journey's Deen Castronovo is facing rape charges.

July 1, 2015
Bruce Rowland, music news, noise11.com
R.I.P. Bruce Rowland (Joe Cocker, Fairport Convention drummer) 1941-2015

Bruce Rowland, the one-time drummer for Joe Cocker and Fairport Convention, has died at age 74 after a battle with cancer.

July 1, 2015