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The Cat Empire To Headline Stellar 2014 Riverboats Music Festival Lineup

Now in its third year, the Riverboats Music Festival has announced its lineup for 2014.

September 16, 2013
L to R Ken Outch Gil Robert Ross Fraser Gordon Pitt John Parker Tony Glover Emmanuel Candi, Noise11, Photo
Daryl Braithwaite Returns To Sony Music

Daryl Braithwaite has returned to Sony Music where he recorded his two biggest solo albums more than two decades ago.

September 15, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Autobiography Will Be Released In UK And Europe

Who knows what the original reason was for the Thursday post on the True to You site, Morrissey's main career mouthpiece, but there appears to be a bit of scrambling being done over the wording.

September 15, 2013
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Black Sabbath To Release Live DVD From Melbourne Shows

The upcoming Black Sabbath live CD and DVD 'Gathered In Their Masses' was done at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena during the band's recent Australian tour.

September 15, 2013
Cyndi Lauper, Noise11, Photo
Cyndi Lauper Tells Abbott To Think Of His Sister’s Rights

Cyndi Lauper has sent a message of Australia’s Prime Minister-elect Abbott to consider the rights of people like his sister when it comes to marriage equality.

September 15, 2013
The Dead Daisies Dizzy Reed Richard Fortus and Jon Stevens photo by Katrina Benzova, Noise11, Photo
The Dead Daisies To Record New Music In LA

The Dead Daisies will gather in a Los Angeles studio next week to put down some new songs they have written on tour.

September 15, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by MaryMcCartney, Noise11, Photo
New Paul McCartney Is Served Up With Meatballs

Paul McCartney has announced that his new song ‘New’ will appear in the animated movie ‘Cloudy With The Chance Of Meatballs 2’.

September 15, 2013
Justin Bieber Superman v Batman selfie, Noise11, photo
Justin Bieber Batman Vs Superman Selfie Send Fans Into Frenzy

Justin Bieber may have announced he will be the new Robin in ‘Batman vs Superman’ after posting a selfie with the movie script and the caption ‘Robin???’ overnight.

September 15, 2013
Bruno Mars, Noise11, Photo
Bruno Mars Adds Adelaide Show

Bruno Mars will now plan Adelaide on his upcoming Australian tour next March.

September 15, 2013
Wu Tang Clan ODB hologram, Noise11, Photo
Hologram Ol’ Dirty Bastard Joins Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang Clan have commenced performances for their 20th anniversary and founding member Ol’ Dirty Bastard is back in the house.

September 15, 2013
Fun, Nate Ruess: Photo Ros O'Gorman
No fun At All, Cancel Show With Mumford & Sons

fun have been taken out of action due to a vocal issue for singer Nate Ruess.

September 15, 2013
Arctic Monkeys. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Albums: Arctic Monkeys AM Debuts At Number One

The fifth studio album for The Arctic Monkeys entitled “AM” becomes the bands fifth Top 5 album and second No.1, as their debut set “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not” went to the top in February of 2006.

September 14, 2013
Redfoo Lets Get Ridiculous
ARIA Singles: Redfoo Is Number One

X-Factor judge, LMFAO member and the eighth child of Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr., Redfoo (born Stefan Kendall) debuts at the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles Chart this week with his track “Let's Get Ridiculous”, debuting on Gold (●) sales status.

September 14, 2013
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting Fears For Justin Bieber’s Future

Sting hopes Justin Bieber will "survive" stardom.

September 14, 2013
A$AP Rocky, Noise11, Photo
A$AP Rocky Dropped From Canadian Music Festival

Rapper A$AP Rocky has reportedly been removed from the line-up of a Canadian music festival after allegedly slapping a fan.

September 14, 2013
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Charged With Battery After July Incident

Kanye West has reportedly been charged with criminal battery for allegedly attacking a photographer.

September 14, 2013
Vince Gill, Noise11, Photo
Watch Vince Gill Take On Westboro Baptist Church

Vince Gill has taken the hate-mongering Westboro Baptist Church head on in a confrontation before his gig in Kansas during the week.

September 14, 2013
Elvis Costello and the Imposters, Photo By Ros OGorman
Steve Nieve Assembles Allstar Cast For New Album

Legendary Elvis Costello and The Attractions / The Imposters keyboardist Steve Nieve has gathered his famous friends including Sting and Elvis for his next album.

September 14, 2013
Richie Sambora photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Richie Sambora And Bernie Taupin Team For 911 Tribute Song

Former Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora has partnered with Elton John's co-writer Bernie Taupin to write the song Engine 19.

September 14, 2013
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Loretta Lynn Breaks Ribs And Cancels Shows

Country music legend Loretta Lynn has cancelled her upcoming shows after breaking her ribs in a fall at her home.

September 14, 2013
Simple Minds, Noise11, Photo
Simple Minds To Film Live Show For DVD

Simple Minds are gearing up for their first live video since 1989.

September 14, 2013
Bon Jovi, Photo By Damien Loverso
Bon Jovi Show Cancelled After Tico Torres Appendectomy

Bon Jovi's Tico Torres is the second artist to be brought down by appendicitis in the last few months.

September 14, 2013
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel And Carlos Santana To Receive Kennedy Honors

Billy Joel, Carlos Santana and Herbie Hancock are among those selected to receive the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors. Also selected were actress Shirley MacLaine and opera singer Marina Arroyo.

September 14, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Morrissey Autobiography Dropped From Release

The Autobiography of Morrissey is no longer going to be released.

September 14, 2013
kd lang photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
k.d. lang To Perform On Broadway

k.d. lang will make her Broadway debut on February 11 in the show After Midnight.

September 14, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by MaryMcCartney, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Reveals New Tracklisting

Paul McCartney has revealed the tracklisting for his next album 'New', his 16th solo album.

September 14, 2013
The Members, Noise11, Photo
The Members To Tour Australia Again After 34 Years

UK post punk band The Members will return to Australia for shows for the first time in 34 years in November.

September 13, 2013
Patrick Donovan, CEO of Music Victoria
City Of Melbourne Appoints Music Advisory Committee

The City of Melbourne now has a music advisor committee made up 12 active members from the cities various music sectors.

September 13, 2013
Rockwiz salutes Vanda and Young, Noise11, Photo
Rockwiz To Salute Vanda and Young On Upcoming Tour

The cast of Rockwiz will once again hit the road for shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide and salute the music of Vanda and Young on the tour.

September 13, 2013
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The Seekers Confirm Judith Durham Singing Better Than Ever

The Seekers have confirmed that Judith Durham is well enough to tour again that that the tour will recommence in November.

September 13, 2013