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Paris Jackson Pissed Off With Joseph Fiennes Playing Her Father In Telemovie

Filmmaker Ben Palmer has defended his decision to cast Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson in a new British TV drama amid a backlash from the King of Pop's family.

January 14, 2017
Def Leppard, Noise11.com, music-news.com
Def Leppard Set US Dates With Poison

This could be one of the big tours of the summer as Def Leppard, Poison with Brett Michaels and Tesla are set for 38 dates from coast-to-coast.

January 14, 2017
The Carpenters
Richard Carpenter Sues Universal Over Carpenters Royalties

Richard Carpenter has pulled out the big guns and sued Universal Music Group, alleging that they owe him over $2 million in past royalties for the Carpenters music.

January 14, 2017
Asia's John Wetton, music news, noise11.com
John Wetton Drops Out Of Asia As His Cancer Battle Continues

In May, Asia vocalist and bass player John Wetton underwent surgery to remove a 2.2 pound cancerous growth.

January 13, 2017
DAB radio
Europe Begins Phase-Out Of FM Radio

Technology keeps marching on, leaving many of us behind and confused. Standard televisions are now HD TVs and they'll soon be replaced by 4K models. Vinyl went to CDs which went to digital (and, to some extent back to vinyl). Movies went Beta/VHS to VHS only to DVD to Blu-Ray to digital. Each new iteration of technology seems to be obsoleted faster that the last.

January 13, 2017
Weird Al Yankovich, music news, noise11.com
Weird Al Yankovic Has A Box On The Way

If parody is the sincerest form of flattery, then Weird Al Yankovic has flattered a LOT of music artists.

January 13, 2017
Buddy Greco
R.I.P. Buddy Greco 1926-2017

Pop and Jazz singer Buddy Greco has died at the age of 90.

January 13, 2017
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Noise11 iHeartRadio Playlist 13-19 January 2017

Ed Sheeran was an easy win for biggest selling song in the world this week. 'Shape of You' has topped the charts worldwide including Australia and his other new song 'Castle On The Hill' is number two.

January 13, 2017
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases For 13 January 17

New releases for the week of the 13th of January, 2017.

January 13, 2017
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Prince Estate Estate Details Revealed

There's a lot of Prince news this week as the first anniversary of his death last April approaches.

January 12, 2017
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper Addresses Allegations Of Being Kanye Clone

Chance the Rapper wants to emulate Kanye West's self-assurance but not his personality.

January 12, 2017
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna To Direct Movie

Madonna is planning to return to the director's chair for movie Loved, a big screen adaption of Andrew Sean Greer's novel The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells.

January 12, 2017
Ann Wilson, Heart. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ann Wilson Sets Solo Dates For March April

Heart's Ann Wilson is going out on a solo tour during March and April.

January 12, 2017
Irving Azoff, music news, noise11.com
Irving Azoff Acquires Prince Released And Unreleased Recording Rights

Global Music Rights, a company founded by Irving Azoff in 2014, has acquired the rights for all released and unreleased Prince songs.

January 12, 2017
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Moby Will DJ For Trump If He Reveals His Taxes

Dance star Moby will only agree to DJ at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration if the Republican makes his tax returns public.

January 12, 2017
Lou Gramm
Lou Gramm Wants To Bash Out A Song Or Two With Foreigner Before Retirement

Original Foreigner lead singer Lou Gramm has an upcoming reunion with the band and a big decision to make.

January 11, 2017
Gilbert O'Sullivan
Gilbert O’Sullivan Sets 50th Anniversary Dates

Gilbert O'Sullivan is about to celebrate fifty years in the music business.

January 11, 2017
Charli XCX, music news, noise11.com
Charli XCX Creates Party Anthem

Charli XCX has created her own party anthem album.

January 11, 2017
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Jimmy Buffett Is The New Headliner For Bluesfest

Jimmy Buffett will headline Bluesfest with an Australian exclusive at Easter.

January 11, 2017
Rebecca Ferguson
Rebecca Ferguson Pulls Out Of Trump Performance

Rebecca Ferguson has declined Donald Trump's invitation to perform at his inauguration after she was told she wouldn't be allowed to sing Strange Fruit.

January 11, 2017
Tim Wheatley
Tim Wheatley Leads Australia’s Next List Of SXSW Artists

Los Angeles based, Australian singer-songwriter Tim Wheatley leads an impressive list of Australian acts added to the SXSW Music Festival for Austin in March.

January 11, 2017
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry To Participate In Women’s March

Scarlett Johansson, Katy Perry, and Amy Schumer are preparing to join a planned protest in support of women's rights at a big march in Washington, D.C.

January 11, 2017
Halsey
Halsey Undergoes Surgeries

Singer Halsey has opened up about her "terrifying" endometriosis surgeries.

January 11, 2017
Ed Sheeran, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ed Sheeran Thanks Justin Bieber For Recording Lose Yourself

Justin Bieber's Love Yourself hit was originally intended for Ed Sheeran's album Divide.

January 11, 2017
Fadi Fawaz and George Michael
Fadi Fawaz Calls George Michael Break-Up Story Lies

Fadi Fawaz has blasted a report alleging George Michael tried to end their relationship, calling it 'lies'.

January 10, 2017
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 The Joshua Tree Tour Will Feature Never Before Played U2 Song Live

The upcoming U2 ‘The Joshua Tree Tour’ shows will bring some rarities and one never played live song into the U2 setlist.

January 10, 2017
Johnny Dick
R.I.P. Johnny Dick 1943-2017

Welsh born, Australian based drummer Johnny Dick has died at the age of 73.

January 10, 2017
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch Ed Sheeran Perform ‘Shape Of You’ On Capital Radio

Ed Sheeran joined Roman Kemp at Capital Radio to perform his new song ‘Shape Of You’.

January 10, 2017
The Edge and Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Announce The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

U2 will mark the 30th anniversary of their iconic ‘The Joshua Tree’ album by performing the album on tour from start to finish.

January 10, 2017
Serge Pizzorno, Kasabian - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Kasabian To Play Two Australian Only Show For Sydney

Kasabian will launch their 6th album with two Australian shows exclusively in Sydney in March.

January 10, 2017