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Sam Smith To Tour Australia And New Zealand

Sam Smith is coming to Australia and New Zealand for live dates in April/May 2015.

September 8, 2014
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Paul Kelly Merri Soul Sessions Withdrawn From Independent Music Award Nominations

Paul Kelly’s ‘Merri Soul Sessions’ has been withdrawn as a nomination for the Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards because the album is yet to be released.

September 8, 2014
Chet Faker: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Sia, Chet Faker, RÜFÜS Lead Independent Music Awards Nominations

Chet Faker, Courtney Barnett, John Butler Trio, Sia and Violent Soho are this year's five nominees for Best Independent Artist at the Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards.

September 8, 2014
Pete Murray. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Pete Murray To Showcase For AWME

Singer/songwriter Pete Murray has been added to the list of performers at the upcoming Australian World Music Expo (AWME) in Melbourne in November.

September 8, 2014
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, photo
Watch Paul McCartney And Johnny Depp Jam With Blues Musos

Earlier this year, Paul McCartney filmed the video for the track Early Days from his album New.

September 7, 2014
Fefe, So Frenchy So Chic, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
So Frenchy So Chic Reveal 2015 Line-up

So Frenchy So Chic will return to Sydney and Melbourne in January with another premium taste of French music on Australian soil.

September 7, 2014
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Crosby Stills Nash & Young Sue Printer For Failure To Deliver

Crosby Stills Nash and Young are suing printing company D’Andrea Graphics Corp for failure to fill 1,250 orders.

September 7, 2014
Simone Battle
G.R.L. Mourn After Death Of Simone Battle

Pop group G.R.L. are in shock following the sudden death of member Simone Battle, who took her life in Hollywood on Friday.

September 7, 2014
Simone Battle
Simone Battle of G.R.L. Dead At 25

Simone Battle of G.R.L. has died at age 25.

September 6, 2014
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Jimmy Barnes Scores 10th No 1 ARIA ALBUMS

Jimmy Barnes debuts at No.1 with his new album/collection “30:30 Hindsight”, entering the charts on sales of Gold ● and becoming his TENTH No.1 album since his debut solo set climbed to the top in early October 1984.

September 6, 2014
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Shake It Off Still No 1 ARIA SINGLES

Taylor Swift spends a second week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with her second chart-topping song here “Shake it off”.

September 6, 2014
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Nick Cannon Fires Off Twitter Rage Over Divorce

Nick Cannon has slammed untrue reports about his marriage breakdown, insisting he loves Mariah Carey "unconditionally".

September 5, 2014
Lauryn Hill, Noise11, photo
Lauryn Hill To Place Intimate London Show

Lauryn Hill has announced that she will perform for a very special intimate show at Brooklyn Bowl, London on Sunday the 28th September.

September 5, 2014
Edwyn Collins
Edwyn Collins Records Movie Soundtrack

Edwyn Collins has a new album The Possibilities Are Endless, the soundtrack album to accompany the forthcoming film of the same name.

September 5, 2014
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nick Cave Has A Brand New Song

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds release two previously unavailable tracks: Give Us A Kiss and Jubilee Street (live from The Sydney Opera House).

September 5, 2014
Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jack White Unveils Take Away Show

Jack White has premiered his Take Away Show.

September 5, 2014
Calvin Harris: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Calvin Harris Is Most Streamed Act of Summer In UK

Spotify has revealed Calvin Harris' Summer is officially the most streamed song globally over the last 3 months, reaching almost 160 million streams on the music streaming service.

September 5, 2014
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Iggy Azalea Scores Billboard Song Of Summer

Billboard officially announces that ​​Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, takes the title as Billboard's top Song of the Summer for 2014. ​ ​

September 5, 2014
Deadmau5, Noise11, Photo
Deadmau5 Fires Off At Disney

Deadmau5 has fired back at Disney after the Mouse House attempted block his trademark approval in the US.

September 5, 2014
Todd Rundgren, Trak, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Todd Rundgren Raids BBC Vaults

For an American artist, Todd Rundgren appeared on many BBC radio and TV programs over the years. All of his surviving performances have been gathered on the new At the BBC: 1972-1982, out October 27 on Esoteric.

September 5, 2014
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Score Place In Guinness Book Of Records

Metallica is one of a number of music artists who have made it into the new addition of the Guinness Book of World Records.

September 5, 2014
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Start Divorce Process

Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon have reportedly 'started the divorce process'.

September 5, 2014
Perry Farrell of Jane's Addiction. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Jane’s Addiction, Devo To Play CBGB Festival

The 2014 CBGB Festival in New York will host a number of music showcases including performances by Jane's Addiction and DEVO.

September 5, 2014
Nikki Sixx, Motley Crue, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nikki Sixx Has Corrective Surgery

Nikki Sixx has been performing on Motley Crue's farewell tour in quite a bit of pain.

September 5, 2014
Deep Purple: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
Deep Purple Release Live In Verona DVD

Deep Purple have amassed a large discography of officially released concerts over the years and plan to add to it on October 20 with the release of Live in Verona.

September 5, 2014
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen To Act In Lilyhammer

Bruce Springsteen is expected to make his acting debut in Lilyhammer.

September 5, 2014
Kerrie Biddell
Australian Jazz Star Kerrie Biddell Dies At Age 67

Australian jazz singer Kerrie Biddell has died at the age of 67 of a stroke. She had been in poor health since 2001.

September 5, 2014
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Robert Plant, Vance Joy Lead The Week’s New Releases

This week Robert Plant, Ryan Adams, Vance Joy, The Kooks and Counting Crows lead the new releases.

September 5, 2014
Royal Blood, noise11
Royal Blood and Adam Thompson on iHeartRadio Music News

Royal Blood talk about have they never considered being anything except a two-piece band and Adam Thompson of Chocolate Starfish opens up about the band's upcoming performance of Meat Loaf 'Bat Out Of Hell' on iHeartRadio Music News, powered by Noise11 this week.

September 5, 2014
Bliss N Eso. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Eso From Bliss N Eso Issues Video Apology

Eso from Bliss N Eso has posted a video apology after posting inappropriate photos on his Instagram account this week.

September 5, 2014