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The Killers, Photo, Noise11
The Killers To Perform At AFL Grand Final

Las Vegas band The Killers have been confirmed as the AFL Grand Final entertainment act for 2017.

June 9, 2017
Sigur Ros
Sigur Ros Release Statement Ahead Of Margaret Court Arena Show

Iceland band Sigur Ros have come out in support of Marriage Equality and against homophobe Margaret Court, whose name is wrapped around the Melbourne venue they are scheduled to play.

June 9, 2017
Queen Monopoly
Brian May Has An Unboxing Video For Queen Monopoly

Brian May has made an unboxing video for the new Queen Monopoly edition.

June 9, 2017
Phil Collins
Phil Collins Injured In Fall

Phil Collins has been rushed to hospital after falling over and banging his head on Wednesday (June 7).

June 9, 2017
Noise11 iHeartRadio
Pat Davern of Grinspoon and Pete Murray At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Grinspoon are officially a classic rock band with the 20th anniversary release of their debut Guide To Better Living, although Pat Davern prefers the term “heritage rock’. Pat talks at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com this week.

June 9, 2017
Lindsay Buckingham Christine McVie
New Music Releases For 9 June 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Katy Perry, London Grammar, Lady Antebellum, Rise Against, Glen Campbell, Kilter, Lindsay Buckingham & Christine McVie, Rancid and Gov't Mule.

June 9, 2017
Lorde, Photo By Serena Ho
Lorde Australia and New Zealand Tour Dates

Lorde will tour Australia and New Zealand in November.

June 9, 2017
Sia photo by Ros O'Gorman
Julianne Moore Stars In New Sia Video

Julianne Moore and Zoe Saldana are starring in Sia's new music video to help the fight against AIDS.

June 9, 2017
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher Donates Song Royalties To Terror Victims

Rocker Liam Gallagher has followed his estranged brother Noel's example and donated his royalties from sales of Oasis' Don't Look Back in Anger' to the families of the Manchester terror attack victims.

June 9, 2017
Mary J Blige plays Hamer Hall on Wednesday 12 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mary J Blige Has To Pay Ex $30000 A Month

Mary J. Blige has been ordered to pay her estranged husband $30,000 (£23,200)-a-month in temporary spousal support.

June 9, 2017
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper Develops Music Classes For Chicago Kids

Chance the Rapper is providing music courses to young people in his native Chicago, Illinois through his non-profit organisation this summer (17).

June 9, 2017
Roger Waters, The Wall - image by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters Branded An Antisemite

The recent dust-up between Thom Yorke of Radiohead and a group of musicians, actors and politicians that includes Roger Waters has spilled over into a petition making accusations about Waters political views.

June 9, 2017
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Apollonia Writes Birthday Letter To Prince

Apollonia Kotero, the actress, singer and model who slipped into the female lead in the Prince film Purple Rain when Vanity dropped out, has written a birthday message to the late singer on what would have been his 59th birthday.

June 9, 2017
Carole King, The Plenary, Melbourne, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Carole King Concert To Screen In Theatres In USA

The concert film Tapestry: Captured Live at Hyde Park London, which captures Carole King's first and, to date, only performance of her landmark album in its entirety, will play in theaters on July 11 at 7 PM local time.

June 9, 2017
Carl Driggs
R.I.P. Carl Driggs of Paul Revere & The Raiders

Carl (Carlo) Driggs, who was part of the bands Kracker and Foxy in the 70's and was lead singer of Paul Revere and the Raiders from 1983 to 2004, died on May 31 at his home in Miami, FL after suffering a sudden heart attack.

June 8, 2017
Guitarist Stuart Fraser of Noiseworks performs as part of the Red Hot Summer tour in Mornington at the Mornington Racecourse on 23 January 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Scalper Preferred Site Viagogo Selling Charity Tickets At Inflated Prices Ahead of On-Sale Date

Viagogo, the go-to site for scalpers, is selling tickets to the Stuart Fraser fundraiser at up to four times the tickets face value.

June 8, 2017
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile Are Making An Album Together

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile will release an album together and then tour the USA to play the songs live.

June 8, 2017
Woodstock
Woodstock Site Added To National Register of Historic Places

On August 15 to 17, 1969, an estimated 400,000 people traveled by any means possible to the farm of Max Yasgur for the Woodstock Music and Art Festival.

June 8, 2017
Margaret Court Arena
Google Maps Renames Margaret Court Arena In The Name Of Evonne Goolagong

Google Maps has mysteriously renamed the Margaret Court Arena the Evonne Goolagong Arena following the homophobic spray Court has spat across Australia over past weeks.

June 8, 2017
Charlie Benante of Anthrax
Anthrax Drummer Charlie Benante Has His Own Coffee Blend

You know you are getting old when you favourite metal bands start lending their name to coffee beans. Introducing the Benante Blend from Chicago’s Dark Matter Coffee Co. Its named after Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante.

June 8, 2017
London Grammar
London Grammar To Play Two Nights At Sydney Opera House

London Grammar will perform two shows in Sydney at the Opera House in September.

June 8, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie And Chic To Tour Australia Together

Lionel Richie will team up with Chic featuring Nile Rodgers for his All Night Long tour.

June 8, 2017
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Wins Four CMT Awards

Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban were among the big winners at the 2017 Country Music Television Awards on Wednesday (June 7).

June 8, 2017
Elvis Presley A Boy From Tupelo
There Is More Elvis Presley On The Way

Since his death in 1977, RCA has repackaged and mined the vaults for the music of Elvis Presley in every conceivable combination.

June 8, 2017
Eric Carmen Raspberries
2004 Raspberries Reunion Concert To Be Released As Live Album

On November 24, 2004, the original four members of the Raspberries, Eric Carmen, Wally Bryson, David Smalley and Jim Bonfanti, came together to play their first concert in over thirty years.

June 8, 2017
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince Estate Sue Producers Of Unauthorised Show

Executors for Prince's estate are planning a legal assault on the producers of an unauthorized Purple Rain musical, featuring the late singer's songs.

June 8, 2017
ABBA Solo
Six Abba Solo Albums To Be Reissued On Vinyl

ABBA: four letters; four unique talents. Collectively, Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad are known for creating some of the most vital pop music in the world; individually, however, they were just as creative.

June 8, 2017
Jeff Buckley
Historic Jeff Buckley 1995 Sydney Show Is Streaming At Double J

Double J is streaming an historic Jeff Buckley Sydney show from this first every Australian tour in 1995.

June 7, 2017
The Dives
Paul Stanley’s Son Has A Band Called The Dives

New York The Dives features Evan Stanley, son of Kiss legend Paul, but according to Evan “You won’t hear anything that sounds like KISS at The Dives’ show.”

June 7, 2017
This Wild Life photo by Rowan Daly
This Wild Life Shares ‘Break Me’ Ahead of Australian Tour

This Wild Life revealed ‘Break Me’ this week, ahead of their Australian tour in October.

June 7, 2017