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Diana Ross, Noise11, Photo
Diana Ross In Car Crash

Diana Ross hit the stage in Pennsylvania on Wednesday night after she was involved in a minor car accident hours before her concert.

April 15, 2016
Graham Nash photo taken just after the filmed Interview with www.Noise11.com on Monday 21 March 2016.
Graham Nash Speaks Up This Week At Noise11 iHeartRadio

Singer, songwriter, photographer, activist, environmentalist Graham Nash is counted amongst the greatest music minds of all time.

April 15, 2016
Ani DiFranco, Noise11, Photo
Ani DiFranco Latest Act To Cancel North Carolina

Add Ani DiFranco to the list of artists who are not going to play dates in North Carolina as planned.

April 15, 2016
Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert
Toots and the Maytels Ready To Return To Performing

In late May of 2013, Frederick "Toots" Hibbert was performing with his band, Toots & the Maytals, at the Dominion Riverrock Festival in Richmond, VA when a 19-year-old man in the crowd threw a vodka bottle at the stage, hitting Hibbert in the head and causing lacerations.

April 15, 2016
Whitford St Holmes
Aerosmith’s Brad Whitford And Ted Nugent’s Derek St Holmes Complete 2nd Album

In 1981, former Ted Nugent guitarist Derek St. Holmes got together with Brad Whitford, who had recently left Aerosmith, to record an album as Whitford/St. Holmes.

April 15, 2016
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bono Wants Comedians To Attack ISIS

Bono thinks Amy Schumer, Chris Rock and Sacha Baron Cohen are the key to fighting extremism.

April 15, 2016
Graham Nash This Path Tonight
New Music Releases For April 15 2016

Graham Nash's first solo album in 14 years along with Marina Prior & Mark Vincent, Wild Belle, Sturgill Simpson, PJ Harvey, Andre Rieu, Santana, Mirusia, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros and the Eurovision 2016 album lead this week's new music releases.

April 15, 2016
Michael Schenker
Michael Schenker Live CD and DVD On The Way

Undoubtedly, one of the more interesting tours of late for fans of classic rock and hard rock was when legendary guitarist Michael Schenker reunited with his former Scorpions bandmates, bassist Francis Buchholz and drummer Herman Rarebell, for a worldwide jaunt.

April 14, 2016
Paul McCartney Appreciate video
Paul McCartney Performs Beatles Songs Solo For First Time In Fresno

Paul McCartney kicked off his One On One tour in Fresno, California and has played two Beatles classics for the very first time as a solo artist.

April 14, 2016
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Ringo Starr The Latest Artist To Cancel North Carolina Gig

Ringo Starr has joined Bruce Springsteen in boycotting the state of North Carolina over recent LGBT legislation.

April 14, 2016
Steve Miller Band perform at the Deni Blues and Roots Festival. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Black Keys Say Steve Miller Didn’t Know Who They Were

When Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of the Black Keys agreed to induct Steve Miller into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, they had no idea that they would be honoring an artist that didn't even know who they were.

April 14, 2016
Elton John and his Band perform in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 11 December 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John May Join Cast Of ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’

Elton John is in talks to return to the big screen in the forthcoming Kingsman: The Secret Service sequel.

April 14, 2016
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry To Buy Catholic Convent In LA

Katy Perry has moved one step closer to becoming the owner of a Roman Catholic convent in Los Angeles.

April 14, 2016
Adam Lambert
Adam Lambert Dispels Sam Smith Dating Rumour

Adam Lambert has cleared up reports he and Sam Smith dated.

April 14, 2016
Rick Wakeman photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rick Wakeman Covers Album Features William Shatner and Steve Howe

This Friday (April 15), Purple Pyramid records will be releasing a new collection of performances by legendary Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman.

April 14, 2016
Jack Howard
Jack Howard of Hunters & Collectors To Perform Solo Horn Hits

Jack Howard, the horn of Hunters & Collectors, is stepping out solo for his Epic Brass show for the Memo Music Hall.

April 13, 2016
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Sets First Dates For Pure and Simple Tour

While Dolly Parton has appeared relatively often in the U.S. and Canada, she has not done a full out tour in twenty-five years.

April 13, 2016
Lionel Ritchie and Kenny Rogers - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kenny Rogers Sets More Farewell Tour Dates

Kenny Rogers previously announced that he was embarking on his final major tour earlier in the year.

April 13, 2016
Bun E. Carlos at SXSW 2009. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ex-Cheap Trick Drummer Bun E. Carlos To Release Solo Album

Cheap Trick’s former drummer Bun E. Carlos will release his solo album ‘Greetings From Bunezuela’ in June.

April 13, 2016
Ayers Rock Big Red Rock
Aztec Records Reissues Ayers Rock Classic ‘Big Red Rock’

Gil Matthews’ Aztec Records latest reissue is the classic 1974 Ayers Rock debut album ‘Big Red Rock’.

April 13, 2016
The Cure photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Cure and The Strokes Lead Splendour In The Grass Line-up

The Splendour In The Grass announcement is out with The Cure and The Strokes topping the bill for the 2016 music festival at Byron Bay.

April 13, 2016
Martin Fry ABC
ABC To Release Sequel To The Lexicon Of Love

ABC have recorded a sequel to their classic ‘The Lexicon of Love’ after 34 years.

April 13, 2016
David Gest
R.I.P. David Gest 1953-2016

Producer-turned-reality TV star David Gest has died, aged 62.

April 13, 2016
Guns n Roses. image by Ros O'Gorman
YouTube To Stream Coachella

Not everyone can make it to the California desert, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on Coachella.

April 13, 2016
Barbra Streisand images noise11.com
Barbra Streisand Resurrects Gypsy Project

Barbra Streisand is finally set to take on movie musical Gypsy.

April 13, 2016
The Small Faces, music news, noise11.com
Small Faces Musical Gets Extended Run In London

Due to phenomenal public demand, All or Nothing: The Mod Musical, is extending its run at The Vaults Theatre, London. The show, which opened on March 31, will now run for an extra three weeks, closing on May 21. The show was written by Carol Harrison, an award-winning actress and is directed by BAFTA winner Tony McHale.

April 13, 2016
The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism
The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism Reviewed

As an expectant crowd spilled out onto Chelsea's King's Road, Monday's red carpet opening looked close to becoming a "Stones stop the traffic" moment.

April 12, 2016
Muse, Matthew Bellamy, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Muse At The O2 Reviewed

For a brief moment during this extraordinary show you wonder what some of the better Muse songs might sound like stripped down. The bombast hides some great writing and not all the lyrics are out of this world imaginations.

April 12, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Drake’s ‘View From The 6’ Due End Of April

Drake will release ‘View From The 6’, the first of three new albums, on April 29.

April 12, 2016
Australias new five dollar note
Kylie Minogue To Sing At Birthday For Old Lady On $5 Note

Kylie Minogue has been chosen to perform at the 90th birthday party of the old lady on Australia’s $5 note.

April 12, 2016