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Prince Michael Jackson
Prince Michael Jackson Gets His First Job

Michael Jackson’s son Prince Michael has a day job. He is now an on-air correspondent for Entertainment Tonight.

February 19, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Impresses Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl is impressed by how Sir Paul McCartney is 'willing to go off' during jam sessions.

February 19, 2013
Illumination Road
Illumination Road To Make Live World Premiere At Stone Music Festival

L.A. band Illumination Road will make their live concert debut at the Stone Music Festival on the other side of the planet in Sydney in April.

February 19, 2013
Davey Lane photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Davey Lane Releases First Ever Solo Song

You Am I/The Pictures guitarist Dave Lane has released his first solo song.

February 19, 2013
Bonnie Raitt - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Deni Ute Muster Wins 2012 Australian Tourism Award

Deniliquin’s Deni Ute Muster has won an Australian tourism award just as the next big event for the region, the Deni Blues & Roots Festival swings into action.

February 18, 2013
Mary Coughlan
Mary Coughlan Australian Dates Announced

Irish singer songwriter Mary Coughlan will return to Australia for dates in March.

February 18, 2013
A$AP Rocky, Noise11, Photo
A$AP Rocky To Tour Australia

Rapper A$AP Rocky will play dates in Australia in June.

February 18, 2013
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
The Superjesus, Baby Animals And The Living End Added To Stone Music Festival

One day after coming out of nowhere and announcing at line-up featuring Van Halen and Billy Joel, Sydney’s newest music festival Stone has added some Australian acts.

February 18, 2013
Russell Morris Sharkmouth
Russell Morris Scores First Top 50 Album Since 1981

Russell Morris is back in the Australian Top 50 chart for the first time since his ‘Almost Frantic’ album peaked at no. 28.

February 18, 2013
Will Smith, music news,
Kanye Teams Up With Will Smith

Kanye West has apparently recorded a 'Latin-inspired' track with Will Smith.

February 18, 2013
Mindy McCready
Country Singer Mindy McCready Commits Suicide

Troubled country singer Mindy McCready has taken her own life at the age of 37.

February 18, 2013
Songland Records
Should Record Stores Start Selling Bootlegs?

In his latest Counter Productive piece Songland Records owners Brian ‘Frog’ Harris asks “should record stores start selling bootleg albums to boost the business?”.

February 18, 2013
Carrie Underwood. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Carrie Underwood Needs Oxygen At Colorado Gig

Carrie Underwood had to use an oxygen mask to get through her concert on Thursday night.

February 18, 2013
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dave Grohl Plays Dave Letterman With Stevie Nicks

Dave Grohl's latest project, the documentary on the Sound City Studio, will spawn an album on March 12, Sound City: Real to Reel, gathering some of rocks greats to play with the crack studio band that he has assembled.

February 18, 2013
Yoko Ono. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Yoko Ono Turns 80

Happy birthday Yoko Ono. Mrs Lennon is 80-years old today.

February 18, 2013
CD Baby YouTube Guide For Musicians
CD Baby Publishes Free YouTube Guide For Musicians

CD Baby has published the YouTube Guide For Musicians’ to show how artists can turn their YouTube channel into a revenue-generating source.

February 18, 2013
Kevin Peek
Kevin Peek Of Sky Dies At Age 66

Kevin Peek, the Australian guitarist who achieved international success as a member of Sky, has died in Perth at the age of 66.

February 18, 2013
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan
Tony Sheridan, Singer On First Beatles Single, Dead At 72

Tony Sheridan, the singer on the first ever singer credited to The Beatles, has died at the age of 72.

February 17, 2013
David Bowie The Stars Are Out Tonight
David Bowie To Release The Stars Are Out Tonight As Single

David Bowie has released a cryptic message suggesting his next single will be a song titled ‘The Stars (Are Out Tonight)’ and that it will be released in a few weeks on February 26.

February 17, 2013
Ringo Starr, Festival Hall, Melbourne Australia, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ringo Starr Returns To Festival Hall After 48 Years

Ringo Starr was back on stage at Festival Hall, Melbourne last night for the first time since June 17, 1964. However, the famed Beatles drummer wasn’t there to reminisce.

February 17, 2013
Stone Music Festival
Van Halen And Billy Joel To Play Sydney Stone Music Festival

Van Halen and Billy Joel will headline the new Stone Music Festival in Sydney in April.

February 17, 2013
Foals Holy Fire
Foals Album Debuts At Top Of ARIA Chart

English rock band Foals see their third album “Holy Fire” debut at the No.1 spot in Australia this week.

February 17, 2013
P!nk "The Truth About Love" Tour Opener - Phoenix
Pink Has Fun With ARIA Number One Song

Pink scores her seventh ARIA No.1 single with her new track “Just Give Me a Reason”, a duet with FUN lead singer Nate Ruess, making it also his third chart-topping appearance in Australia, as his band FUN had two No.1 singles in 2012.

February 17, 2013
Mark Kamins
Mark Kamins, Producer Who Launched Madonna, Dies From Heart Attack

Mark Kamins, the producer and DJ who discovered Madonna and presented her demo to Sire Records, has died from a “massive coronary” in Guadalajara, Mexico.

February 16, 2013
Shadow Morton
Producer Shadow Morton Dead At 72

Producer Shadow Morton, best known for his work with The Shangri-Las, Janis Ian, New York Dolls and Vanilla Fudge, has died at the age of 72.

February 16, 2013
Cliff Richard, Hamer Hall, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Cliff Richard To Record Covers Album In Nashville

Sir Cliff Richard is heading to Nashville in April to record an album of classic rock and roll songs and he is singing a lot of those songs on his current Australia tour.

February 16, 2013
Emmylou Harris, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Emmylou Harris, Billy Bragg, The Zombies To Play Waterloo Records SXSW Instores

Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, Billy Bragg and The Zombies are just some of the artists to perform at Austin record store Waterloo Records during SXSW.

February 16, 2013
Tubular Bells For Two
Tubular Bells For Two Is Mesmerizing

Aidan Roberts and Daniel Holdsworth’s rendition of Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells ‘For Two)’ is one of the most stunning musical performances I have witnessed in years.

February 16, 2013
P!nk "The Truth About Love" Tour Opener - Phoenix
Pink Kicks Off World Tour In Phoenix

Pink’s world tour is officially underway after firing up for Phoenix, Arizona this week.

February 15, 2013
Deadmau5 To Speak At SXSW

Deadmau5 is the latest name added to the SXSW speakers list.

February 15, 2013