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Country Stars Perform At George Jones’ Funeral

George Jones was laid to rest on Thursday after a 2 and a 3/4 hour ceremony at the Grand Ole Opry house in Nashville.

May 6, 2013
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Bruce Springsteen Still Can’t Believe Plug Was Pulled On Him And Sir Paul

Just a few weeks ahead of an expected triumphant return to the UK, Bruce Springsteen says he still can't believe health and safety officials pulled the plug on him and Sir Paul McCartney at Hyde Park last year.

May 6, 2013
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Explains Reason For Bill Ward’s Departure

Ever since the split of original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward from the group's reunion, the world has been under the impression that it was all a contract dispute.

May 6, 2013
Greg Quill, Noise11, Photo
Greg Quill Of Country Radio Dies

Australian born singer/songwriter Greg Quill has died in Canada from complications from pneumonia after suffering health issues for a number of years. He was 66.

May 6, 2013
Right Said Fred
Right Said Fred Re-Record I’m Too Sexy For Global Smurfs Day

On Saturday, June 22, GLOBAL SMURFS DAY is back and bigger and better than ever!

May 6, 2013
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Dead Daisies To Release Short Film With Choose Your Own Ending

The Dead Daisies video for the ‘Lock ‘N’ Load’ single will be a choose your own ending short film directed by Melbourne filmmaker Summer DeRoche.

May 6, 2013
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith Cancel Indonesian Show

Aerosmith will no longer perform in Indonesia, following their Australian tour.

May 6, 2013
Jeff Hanneman of Slayer, Noise11, Photo
Westboro Baptist Church To Protest Jeff Hanneman Funeral

Westboro Baptist Church have sunk to an all-time low with a spew of hatred on Twitter following the death of Slayer guitarist Jeff Hannemann on Thursday.

May 5, 2013
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Steven Tyler, Bono, Ringo, Snoop and Streisand Wish Willie Nelson Happy 80th

Willie Nelson turned 80-years old on April 30 and the partying will probably last the rest of the year.

May 5, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Digs Deep For First Show Of 2013

Paul McCartney played his first 'Out There' show of 2013 in Brazil last night with a revised setlist digging deep back to songs he had not played since The Beatles, if ever at all.

May 5, 2013
Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Guns ‘N Roses Chinese Democracy Follow-Up Is Well Down The Track

Guns ‘N Roses is well down the track of recording a follow-up to their 2008 album ‘Chinese Democracy’.

May 5, 2013
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Doc Neeson Receives Order Of Australia Medal

Angels lead singer Doc Neeson was presented with his Order of Australia (OAM) medal at Government House in Sydney on Friday.

May 5, 2013
The Dead Daisies, Marco Mendoza, David Lowy, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Dead Daisies Is Just A Rock And Roll Band

Don't bother trying to over-think The Dead Daisies.They work because they just play rock and roll.

May 5, 2013
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
VIDEO: Gwen Stefani and Keith Urban Join The Rolling Stones

No Doubt’s Gwen Stefani and Australia’s Keith urban joined The Rolling Stones on stage last night in Los Angeles for the first night of the 50 and Counting tour.

May 5, 2013
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Michael Buble Spends 3rd Week On Top Of Australian Album Chart

With Mothers Day (in Australia) only a week away, it could be said that Michael Buble will be given as a gift to a lot of Mums next weekend, as his album “To Be Loved” holds for a third consecutive week at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart, becoming the equal longest run at the top this year (so far), the other three week run was for Bruno Mars in January.

May 5, 2013
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Daft Punk Become First French Act To Top Australian Chart

Daft Punk climbs a place from their No.2 debut last week to claim the ARIA Singles Chart crown with the track “Get Lucky”, making them the first French Group to take the honor, plus the track is now Gold (●) in sales.

May 5, 2013
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones, Noise11, photo
Rolling Stones Perform Emotional Rescue For First Time Ever For 50 and Counting

After 33 years The Rolling Stone have finally played their 1980 hit song ‘Emotional Rescue’ for the very first time in concert on opening night of the 50 and Counting tour.

May 4, 2013
Dave Mustaine, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dave Mustaine To Introduce Jason Newsted Band On Megadeth Tour

Dave Mustaine has announced the lineup for his Gigantour 2013 and it will include the introduction of former Metallica member Jason Newsted's new band.

May 4, 2013
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith, James Taylor, Carole King To Play For Boston

A stellar lineup of artists are set to play Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration at the TD Garden on May 30.

May 4, 2013
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani And Keith Urban Join The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones will open their 50 and Counting tour in Los Angeles this evening with special guests Gwen Stefani and Keith Urban joining them on stage.

May 4, 2013
James Morrison, Noise11, Photo
James Morrison To Launch Fanfare Jazz Label

Robert Rigby is preparing to expand his Fanfare Records label after signing Australian Jazz Hall of Fame inductee James Morrison for his new Fanfare Jazz arm.

May 4, 2013
Anthony Callea Thirty, Noise11, Photo
Anthony Callea Returns To The Australian Chart After 7 Years

Anthony Callea will debut in the Australian Top 20 albums this weekend at no. 18 with ‘Thirty’, his first album in 7 years.

May 4, 2013
Ziggy The Songs of David Bowie, Noise11, Photo
Jeff Duff And Steve Balbi Reunite For The Songs Of David Bowie

Jeff Duff, Steve Balbi and Brydon Stace will resurrect the songs of the Thin White Duke for ‘Ziggy – The Songs Of David Bowie’ in Sydney in July.

May 4, 2013
Angry Anderson and Rose Tattoo. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gary Angry Anderson Heads Into Australian Politics

High profile, right-wing Australian rock star Gary ‘Angry’ Anderson will stand for a Federal seat in the upcoming Australian elections.

May 4, 2013
Jeff Hanneman of Slayer, Noise11, Photo
Jeff Hanneman Of Slayer Death Touches The Music World

Rock stars from all over the world have poured out their hearts on Twitter following the news of the death of Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman.

May 3, 2013
Natalie Pa'apa'a and Freedom Fighters, Noise11, photo
Blue King Brown Expand With Two New Members

Lea and Petra Rumwaropen have joined Blue King Brown.

May 3, 2013
Kris Kross, Noise11, Photo
Chris Kelly Of Kris Kross Died From Drug Overdose

The death of Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly was from a drug overdose.

May 3, 2013
Buchanan Human Spring, Noise11, Photo
Melbourne’s Buchanan To Release Debut Album Human Spring

Melbourne band Buchanan are preparing for the release of their debut album ‘Human Spring’ on May 10.

May 3, 2013
Tom Hamilton, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith’s Tim Hamilton Tweets From His Sick Bed

Aerosmith bass player Tom Hamilton was forced to quit the Australian leg of the Aerosmith tour last Friday before the band’s first Melbourne gig but today checked in with fans from his sickbed.

May 3, 2013
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Of Monsters And Men Splendour Sideshows Announced

Of Monsters And Men have announced Sydney and Melbourne sideshows for their Splendour In The Grass visit in July.

May 3, 2013