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Evelyn Richardson of Live Performance Australia Urges NSW Premier to work with the Music Industry

Live Performance Australia Chief Executive Evelyn Richard has sent a public letter to the Premier of New South Wales Gladys Berejiklian to urge the Liberal Party leader to think before she acts on music policy.

February 14, 2019
Amy Shark
Vanda & Young Songwriting Contest is open for business in 2019

The Vanda & Young songwriting contest is happening again with Australian songwriters invited to submit songs for the worlds largest cash prize in the songwriting content … $50,000.

February 14, 2019
Rob Thomas. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rob Thomas to unveil New Music details this week

Rob Thomas has new music on the way next week.

February 14, 2019
Greta Van Fleet
Greta Van Fleet reschedule cancelled Australian dates

Greta Van Fleet will return to Australia in September for make-up dates after the suddenly cancellation of the Melbourne shows last week.

February 14, 2019
Stephen Cummings with The Sports at the Memo Music Hall in St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stephen Cummings replaces Died Pretty for Bryan Ferry A Day On The Green dates

Died Pretty have had to cancel their upcoming A Day On The Green dates with Bryan Ferry after singer Ron Reno was diagnosed with oesophageal cancer this week.

February 14, 2019
Herbie Hancock
Herbie Hancock to headline Melbourne International Jazz Festival

Melbourne International Jazz Festival has signed jazz legend Herbie Hancock to headline the 2019 festival.

February 14, 2019
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Police visit Chris Brown over Offset feud

Chris Brown recently received a visit from police officers over concerns for his welfare following his online feud with Offset.

February 14, 2019
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Drake thanks Toronto Mayor for recognizing his Grammy win

Drake has thanked the Mayor of Toronto John Tory for lighting up his hometown's landmarks on Monday night (11Feb19) to celebrate his Grammys win.

February 14, 2019
Cardi B
Cardi B ridiculed for thanking the late Tom Petty for sending her flowers

Cardi B was mocked by fans on Monday (11Feb19) after accidentally thanking late singer Tom Petty for a bunch of flowers she received after her Grammys win.

February 14, 2019
Rivers Cuomo and Scott Shriver Weezer at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Weezer recruit Finn Wolfhard for A-Ha cover

Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard has landed his dream job - playing Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo in a new video.

February 14, 2019
Duran Duran in Austin Texas photo by Ros O'Gorman
Duran Duran Play Their First Show Of 2019 and Put In A Few Relics

Duran Duran have played their first show of 2019 at The Fillmore, Miami Beach, Florida.

February 13, 2019
Sing A Song of Sixpence
Memo Music Hall showcases songwriters with Sing A Song of Sixpence nights

Memo Music Hall is handing over its space fortnightly to songwriters to showcase and readiest their new material.

February 13, 2019
Dont Kill Live Music
Don’t Kill Live Music Rally set for Sydney

The music industry of Australia will gather to support live music in NSW which has come under threat with its archaic 'Footloose'-like policy aimed to destroy the live music scene of New South Wales.

February 13, 2019
One Man Breaking Bad
Miles Allen to bring One Man Breaking Bad back for another session

In one hour one man will tell the story of all of Breaking Bad at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and across Australia.

February 13, 2019
Suzi Quatro
Suzi Quatro wrote her new songs with son Richard Tuckey

Suzi Quatro has written most of the songs on her next album ‘No Control’ with her son Richard Tuckey.

February 13, 2019
KISS, Etihad Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11 music news
“Paul Stanley” Wig Catches Fire At Hollywood Kiss Show

"Paul Stanley" look-alike Bobby Jensen was as rock and roll as you can get when his wig caught on fire during the intimate Kiss performance in Sioux City, Iowa this week.

February 13, 2019
Elton John by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Adds Nine Extra Australian Dates

Elton John has added a further nine dates to his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour.

February 13, 2019
Billy Ocean
Billy Ocean By The Hits Ahead of All The Hits Australian Tour

Billy Ocean had seven Top 40 hits in Australia between 1976 and 1988 and he is bringing his band down under to play live.

February 13, 2019
Pearl Jam photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pearl Jam named Record Store Day Ambassadors for 2019

Pearl Jam have been named Record Store Day Ambassadors for 2019.

February 13, 2019
21 Savage
US Immigration release 21 Savage

Rapper 21 Savage has been released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement nine days after he was arrested for reportedly overstaying his visa.

February 13, 2019
Aretha Franklin, Noise11, Photo
National Geographic to tell Aretha Franklin story

Aretha Franklin will be the subject of the upcoming third season of National Geographic’s scripted anthology series Genius.

February 13, 2019
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Ryan Seacrest Slammed for ‘WTF Was That’ Grammy Moment

Ryan Seacrest has been slammed for his cringeworthy interview with Lady Gaga.

February 13, 2019
Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Miley Cyrus bids on dinner with Dolly Parton

Miley Cyrus bid over $100,000 to spend the day with her own godmother, Dolly Parton, as part of a MusiCares charity auction over the weekend.

February 13, 2019
Rivers Cuomo Weezer at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Weezer next album is the Black Album

Weezer will release their new album ‘The Black Album’ on 1 March just five weeks after their last album ‘The Teal Album’.

February 12, 2019
David Crosby, A Day On The Green, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
David Crosby To Speak At SXSW

SXSW has secured David Crosby as a speaker for 2019’s music conference in Austin.

February 12, 2019
Ann Wilson, Heart. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ann and Nancy Wilson Reform Heart

Ann and Nancy Wilson are talking with each other again after a long period of silence and in the discussion Heart has reformed.

February 12, 2019
I'm Talking at Memo Music Hall 12 Feb 19 photo Noise11.com
Reformed I’m Talking play their first show in 30 years at Memo Music Hall

Melbourne’s Memo Music Hall hosted the very first I’m Talking gig in 30 years on Monday night.

February 12, 2019
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 Appears to be Back in AC/DC

Retired AC/DC bass player Cliff Williams appears to be back in AC/DC.

February 11, 2019
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Grammy Awards 2019 complete winners list

The Grammy Awards for 2019 have been announced. Here is the complete winners list:

February 11, 2019
Ella Hooper photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ella Hooper’s Eurovision Entry ‘Data Dust’ is an Alice Chance song

Ella Hooper made her Eurovision entry ‘Data Dust’ with a song written by the more classically inclined Alice Chance.

February 11, 2019