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Josh Homme Queens of the Stone Age by Ros OGorman 200
Josh Homme Apologises For Being “A Total Dick”

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has admitted to being “a total dick” after kicking photographer Chelsea Lauren in the head during a gig last weekend.

December 12, 2017
Ed Sheeran, 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ed Sheeran Recorded His Eminem Collaboration At Russell Crowe’s House In Sydney

Ed Sheeran wrote and recorded his collaboration with Eminem at Russell Crowe's house in Sydney.

December 12, 2017
John Mayer photo, Deni Bluesfest 2014, Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Released From Hospital After Appendix Op

John Mayer is home and recovering following an emergency appendectomy earlier this week.

December 12, 2017
Dom Alessio
Dom Alessio Joins Sounds Australia As Digital Export Producer

Broadcaster Dom Alessio has been appointed Sounds Australia’s Digital Export Producer.

December 11, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck To Play Melbourne and Canberra Shows

Beck will perform in Melbourne and Canberra when he is in Australia in February for the Sydney City Limits festival.

December 11, 2017
Josh Homme Queens of the Stone Age by Ros OGorman 200
Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age Makes A Flimsy Excuse For Being An Asshole

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has issued a non-apology after kicking a photographer in the head at a concert in Los Angeles on the weekend.

December 11, 2017
Johnny Hallyday
Over One Million French Fans Grieve Johnny Hallyday

Late rocker Johnny Hallyday's funeral caused gridlock in Paris, France on Saturday (09Dec17) as more than a million people grieved for their national treasure.

December 10, 2017
Chris Rea
Chris Rea Collapses During Show In Oxford

Singer songwriter Chris Rea collapsed on stage in Oxford Saturday night.

December 10, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran To Release Another Perfect For Christmas With Andrea Bocelli

Ed Sheeran has teamed up with opera star Andrea Bocelli in a bid to keep his chart-topping hit Perfect at number one between now and Christmas.

December 10, 2017
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R.E.M. Reveal Automatic For The People Documentary

As Athens, Georgia rock icons R.E.M.’s landmark Automatic For The People celebrates its 25th anniversary, the band has reissued the newly-remastered album on a variety of formats.

December 10, 2017
Pink Beautiful Trauma
Australian Charts: Pink has the No 1 Album

Pink remains at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart with her "Beautiful Trauma" album for a sixth broken week at No.1.

December 9, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Singles: Ed Sheeran and Beyonce Duet Is No 1 Song

Ed Sheeran becomes the second artist for 2017 to score a second No.1 single on the ARIA Charts, as his now Beyonce infused track "Perfect" jumps up three places to land at No.1, as well as at the top in the UK.

December 9, 2017
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Kylie Minogue Returns To Mushroom Group

Kylie Minogue will return to the label where it all started for her, at Michael Gudinski’s Mushroom Group.

December 9, 2017
Sam Smith photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sam Smith Blocks U2 From A UK No 1 Album

He may be too good at goodbyes, but this week Sam Smith edges out midweek leaders U2 to say hello again to the top of the Official Albums Chart. The Thrill of it All returns to Number 1 after three weeks away.

December 9, 2017
Blondie, Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Deborah Harry and Joan Jett Team For ‘Doom or Destiny’ Video

One of the tracks on Blondie's May album Pollinator is the politically charged "Doom or Destiny".

December 9, 2017
Shazam
Apple To Buy Shazam For $400 Million

Apple is making a move to strengthen its music service with the acquisition of British music discover app Shazam.

December 9, 2017
Alice Cooper at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 20 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alice Cooper To Return As King Herod In Jesus Christ Superstar

For four decades, Alice Cooper has been the king of camp with his over-the-top live shows so we can't think of anyone better to play King Herod on NBC's live version of Jesus Christ Superstar.

December 9, 2017
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Steven Tyler Opens Women’s Refuge Called Janie’s House In Atlanta

Steven Tyler has launched a safe haven for abused and troubled girls in Atlanta, Georgia.

December 9, 2017
Paul McCartney at AAMI Park Melbourne on Tuesday 5 December 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
40 McCartney and 47 Beatles Songs Paul McCartney Could Have Played But Didn’t

Paul McCartney’s Perth and first Melbourne show featured a 40 song setlist of Beatles and McCartney solo classic.

December 8, 2017
Robbie Williams, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014
Robbie Williams Adds A Weekday A Day On The Green Show In The Yarra Valley

Robbie Williams will play the first ever weekday A Day On The Green show in the Yarra Valley as part of his Heavy Entertainment Show Australian tour.

December 8, 2017
Morgan Evans
Morgan Evans and Kelsea Ballerini Marry

Australian country singer Morgan Evans has married American country singer Kelsea Ballerini in Mexico.

December 8, 2017
JIMI HENDRIX Both Sides of the Sky
Rare Recordings Of Stephen Stills And Jimi Hendrix Together To Be Released

Songs from a 1969 Jimi Hendrix session featuring Stephen Stills will be officially released for the first time on the third of the Hendrix rarity trilogies ‘Both Sides of the Sky’.

December 8, 2017
Sheryl Crow - Image By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge Added To Bluesfest

Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge will return to Australia for Bluesfest in 2018.

December 8, 2017
Bananarama Greatest Hits
New Music Releases for 8 December 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Barbra Streisand, Bananarama (GH), Luke Bryan, Bad Juju and the Game of Thrones Season 7 soundtrack on vinyl.

December 8, 2017
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Accepts MBE From Prince Charles

Ed Sheeran was officially made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by Prince Charles on Thursday.

December 8, 2017
John Mayer photo, Deni Bluesfest 2014, Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Thanks Fans After Surgery

John Mayer has thanked his fans for their support following his emergency appendectomy on Tuesday.

December 8, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie Cancels Vegas Shows To Attend To Family Near Fires

Lionel Richie has been forced to scrap a show in Las Vegas, so he can help family members escape from wildfires that have lit up southern California.

December 8, 2017
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Pays Tribute To His Late Mother In Concert

Elton John dedicated his classic hit Your Song to his late mum Sheila during a concert in Germany on Wednesday night.

December 8, 2017
Johnny Hallyday
R.I.P. Johnny Hallyday 1943-2017

Johnny Hallyday never broke big in the United States but, in his home country of France, he was one of the biggest stars ever. Hallyday died on Wednesday (December 6) in Paris where he was being treated for breathing difficulties due to lung cancer. He was 74.

December 7, 2017
Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
Rick Parfitt Posthumous Solo Album Is On The Way

The solo debut for Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt will be released posthumously in March.

December 6, 2017