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Jewel Akens
Jewel Akens Passes Away At 79

Jewel Akens, who told the whole world all about The Birds and the Bees, has died at Centinela Hospital Medical Center in Inglewood, CA hospital from complications of back surgery. He was 79.

March 6, 2013
Hillsong Zion
Hillsong United Become The Hottest Aussie Act In America

After knocking Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds from the top of the Australian chart earlier this week, Hillsong United has surpassed the Bad Seeds to become the hottest Aussie act on the American chart this week.

March 6, 2013
Depeche Mode, Noise11, photo
Depeche Mode Are Heading To SXSW

The SXSW Music Festival and Conference in Austin, Texas next week has announced the members of Depeche Mode will be a featured interview.

March 6, 2013
KISS, Etihad Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11 music news
Kiss Play Monster Show In Melbourne

Kiss returned to Melbourne last night with yet another performance of one of the greatest rock shows on Earth.

March 6, 2013
Lamb Of God, Randy Blythe - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lamb Of God Singer Randy Blythe Cleared Of Manslaughter Charge

Randy Blythe of Lamb of God is a free man. Blythe has finally been cleared of all manslaughter charges following the death of a fan in 2010.

March 6, 2013
Agnetha Faltskog When You Really Loved Someone
Agnetha Faltskog Reveals New Song Title and Artwork

Abba’s Agnetha Faltskog will release her first song since 2004 next week.

March 5, 2013
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Play Final Australian Soundwave

Metallica wrapped up their Soundwave appearances in Australia with their final show last night in Perth.

March 5, 2013
Blackchords, Noise11, Photo
Blackchords Head To North America For Showcases

Melbourne’s Blackchords will head to North America this week for showcase performances in the USA and Canada.

March 5, 2013
Jimmy Barnes photo by Ros O'Gorman
Springsteen Takes Barnes Away From Warrnambool Show

The Warrnambool Red Hot Summer Tour featuring Jimmy Barnes has been cancelled because Jimmy will be performing with Bruce Springsteen at the Hanging Rock shows.

March 5, 2013
Blue Oyster Cult
Blue Oyster Cult To Play Sydney and Melbourne Headline Shows

Blue Oyster Cult have added their own headline shows for Sydney and Melbourne as well as their co-headline performances for Dig It Up.

March 5, 2013
Bad Company Lynyrd Skynyrd 40
Bad Company And Lynyrd Skynyrd Team Up For 40th Anniversary Tour

1973 was quite a year for music, including the beginnings of two classic rock bands, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company.

March 5, 2013
Good Charlotte
Benji Madden Buys $1.1 Million L.A. Home

Benji Madden has splashed out $1.1 million on a new home in Los Angeles.

March 5, 2013
jaden smith
Will Smith’s Son Is Romancing Kardashian Star

Will Smith's son Jaden is reportedly dating reality star Kylie Jenner.

March 5, 2013
Robbie Williams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Wants A New Cat

Robbie Williams is thinking about getting a new cat after losing his to Liam Gallagher.

March 5, 2013
Mark Lindsay
Mark Lindsay Teams Up With Steven Van Zandt For New Single

Mark Lindsay, former lead singer of Paul Revere and the Raiders, has released a new single, Like Nothing That You've Seen, which will be part of an upcoming LP.

March 5, 2013
The Angels Chris Bailey backstage with Dave Gleeson
The Angels Announce Chris Bailey Benefit

The Angels used the podium at their Clipsal 500 appearance in Adelaide on the weekend to announce a benefit concert for their bass player Chris Bailey who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

March 5, 2013
Alison Moyet
Alison Moyet Announces New Album And U.K. Tour

On May 6th Cooking Vinyl are proud to present 'the minutes', a new album by world-renowned musical icon Alison Moyet, who has achieved sales of more than 20 million, both as a solo artist and half of influential duo Yazoo. 'the minutes' is to be preceded by the single 'When I Was Your Girl' on 1st April.

March 5, 2013
Adele, music news, noise11.com
Adele’s Family Will Always Come First

Adele would 'blow everything out of the water' for her family, it has been claimed.

March 5, 2013
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pete Townshend Wants To Make Sure The Kid’s Alright After Losing It At Gig

Pete Townshend recently lost it at an Ontario, Canada performance of the Who's Quadrophenia after spotting a sign in the crowd he found offensive.

March 5, 2013
Sammy Hagar
Sammy Hagar Hints At Montrose Reunion

The band Montrose was formed in 1973 when guitarist Ronnie Montrose decided to leave the Edgar Winter Group.

March 5, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
Iggy & The Stooges Announce SXSW Showcase

Iggy & The Stooges will play SXSW in Austin next week for the House of Vans showcase at Mohawk on Red River.

March 5, 2013
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Sells Out SXSW Showcase To Citibank

Dave Grohl will roll out the Sound City Players for a showcase appearance next week at SXSW in Austin, Texas but prepare for a mess. Citi cardholders have been given priority to the show.

March 5, 2013
Alt-J
Alt-J Will Return To Australia In July

Mercury Award winning Alt-J will head back to Australia with a venue upgrade to their headline shows.

March 5, 2013
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Add More Surprises To Soundwave Adelaide Setlist

Metallica have played a different show on every Soundwave show so far and the Adelaide show on Sunday still had a few surprises.

March 4, 2013
Neil Young. image by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Debuts Brand New Song In Perth

The Neil Young & Crazy Horse introduced a brand new, never before played live song at their first Australian show in Perth on Saturday night.

March 4, 2013
Ed Sheeran, Photo Image Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Ed Sheeran Reveals New Song Title, Sets Album Release Date

Ed Sheeran will release the follow-up to his award winning ‘+’ next February.

March 4, 2013
Hendrix Record Store Day
Jimi Hendrix Is Poster Boy For 6th Record Store Day

We're now less than two months away from the 6th annual Record Store Day, which will be held this year on Saturday, April 20.

March 4, 2013
Phil Ramone, producer, Paul McCartney, Billy Joel, Noise11, photo
Phil Ramone Hospitalised With Aneurysm

Legendary music producer Phil Ramone has been hospitalized in New York City after suffering an aortic aneurysm.

March 4, 2013
Journey, Noise11, Photo
Journey Unveil Don’t Stop Believin’ Story

Next Friday night is the official wide opening for the film Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey, the story of how Arnel Pineda went from singing in a Philippines based Journey cover band to fronting the real thing.

March 4, 2013
Rick Springfield, photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Rick Springfield To Return To General Hospital

Back before he was Dr. Noah Drake on General Hospital, Rick Springfield had a fledgling music career that included the number 14 hit Speak to the Sky (1971).

March 4, 2013