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Neil Young Addresses SXSW and Launches Pono

Neil Young says venture-capital companies didn’t get his new music device Pono because they couldn’t “own it” so he has taken it to the people.

March 12, 2014
Keith Richards Gus and Me
Keith Richards To Release A Children’s Book

Keith Richards will publish his second book later this year. ‘Gus & Me: The Story Of My Granddad And My First Guitar’ will be a children’s book.

March 12, 2014
Jason Singh, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jason Singh Sparks Up For Speakers VIDEO PREMIERE

Jason Singh has premiered his brand new video ‘Speakers’, which features an appearance by model Emma Sparks.

March 11, 2014
Katy Perry Prism cover, Noise11, Photo
Katy Perry Adds 7th Melbourne Show

Katy Perry tickets are the hottest tickets in Australia right now with a 7th Melbourne show going on sale.

March 11, 2014
KIIS1065
KIIS Is Sydney’s No 1 FM, 2DAYFM Beheaded In Survey

Austereo’s crown jewel 2DAYFM has been rendered a headless corpse following the first radio survey of 2014, which has placed KIIS 1065 Sydney’s number one FM station.

March 11, 2014
Jerry Corbitt
The Youngbloods Jerry Corbitt Dies

Jerry Corbitt, a founding member of the Youngbloods and record producer, died on Saturday at his home in Smiley, Texas of an undisclosed cause.

March 11, 2014
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young To Unveil Pono At SXSW

Neil Young will unveil his PonoPlayer on Tuesday at SXSW in Austin, TX but, if you want one, you'll have to go through Kickstarter.

March 11, 2014
Willie Nelson
Johnny Depp Joins Willie Nelson At Austin Rodeo

Willie Nelson has a special guest bass player at this Austin Rodeo show on Sunday. Johnny Depp played bass.

March 11, 2014
Justin Bieber, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Bieber Drops Into SXSW

Justin Bieber has made a surprise appearance and performance at the last place on Earth you would expect to find him – SXSW, Austin, Tx.

March 11, 2014
Boy George, Noise11, Photo
Boy George Gives Yoko Ono A Nod In New Song Bigger Than War

Boy George has given a huge nod to Yoko Ono on his song ‘Bigger Than War’ from his new album ‘This Is What I Do’.

March 10, 2014
Shirley Manson of Garbage with Brody Dalle
Garbage To Release Brody Dalle Duet For Record Store Day

Garbage have two brand new songs coming for Record Store Day and one is a duet with Brody Dalle.

March 10, 2014
Boston Life Love and Hope, Noise11, Photo
Boston To Play 18 US Dates

Boston are going out on the road behind their new album, Life, Love and Hope.

March 10, 2014
John Denver
John Denver Country Roads Made State Song Of West Virginia

John Denver's classic 'Take Me Home Country Roads' has been named the State Song of West Virginia.

March 10, 2014
Crimson ProjeKCt
The Crimson ProjeKCt To Play One-Off London Show

Robert Fripp approved King Crimson's offshoot The Crimson ProjeKCt will perform an exclusive one-off UK show at London's Shepherds Bush Empire on 12th March.

March 10, 2014
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman, noise11.com, photo
Rolling Stones Play Formerly Banned Songs In China SETLIST

The Rolling Stones have performed ‘Brown Sugar’ and ‘Honky Tonk Women’ for the first time in China. The two songs previously banned by the Chinese Government.

March 10, 2014
Lorde, Photo By Serena Ho
Lorde To Tour Australia In April, May

Lorde will perform her biggest headline shows across Australia in April and May, upgrading from pubs and clubs to theatres and concert halls.

March 10, 2014
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney To Play Chile In April

Paul McCartney has announced his first show for 2014 will be in Chile in April.

March 10, 2014
Prince at Rod Laver Arena image from NPG Records noise11.com
Prince Plays Surprise Four Hour Show In Hollywood

Prince took to the stage in Hollywood on Friday for one of his longest shows ever featuring encores that lasted longer than a complete Pharrell Williams performance.

March 10, 2014
Jimmy Buffett in QLD from buffettnews.com photo credit Greg and Cyndy
Jimmy Buffett Plays A Surprise Free Show On Australia’s Gold Coast

Music legend Jimmy Buffett snuck into Australia and performed a free concert on the Gold Coast on Friday. Next to no-one even knew he was in the country.

March 9, 2014
Record Store Day Australia
Record Store Day Australia Set For Easter Saturday

Record Store Day Australia will return for 2014 on the Saturday of the Easter weekend, April 19.

March 9, 2014
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Confirmed As SXSW Keynote Speaker

Lady Gaga will speak for the SXSW music conference in Austin, Texas next Friday (March 14).

March 9, 2014
Tina Arena, Noise11, music news
Tina Arena To Play Self-Promoted Aussie Tour

Tina Arena is backing herself on her upcoming Australian tour, putting her money were her mouth is literally.

March 9, 2014
Jason Singh, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jason Singh Song Featured In New Lachy Hulme Movie

Jason Singh’s ‘Easy’ has been selected for the soundtrack of the new Australian movie ‘John Doe: Vigilante’.

March 9, 2014
Wendy Hughes in Star Trek
Wendy Hughes Loses Battle With Cancer At 61

Wendy Hughes, one of Australia’s greatest actresses, has lost her battle with cancer. She was 61.

March 8, 2014
Garry Gary Beers, INXS - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
INXS Keeps Pharrell Williams From No 1 ARIA ALBUMS

INXS score a fourth week at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart with the collection “The Very Best”, and in the process the album becomes the longest running No.1 album for 2014.

March 8, 2014
Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams Stays Happy On Australian Chart ARIA SINGLES

With Pharrell Williams in the country this past week for the Future Music Festival, his appearance at The Oscars on Monday night here (U.S.A. on their Sunday), and the release of his new album “G I R L” (new at No.2), he stakes his ninth week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with the newly certified 5x▲ Platinum single “Happy”.

March 8, 2014
Gotye: Photo by Gerry Nicholls, Noise11, photo
Gotye Debuts In UK Top 50 Singles Of All-Time

Gotye featuring Kimbra ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ is officially the 39th biggest song of all-time in the UK.

March 8, 2014
Madonna at the GLAAD Media Awards, Noise11, Photo
Madonna Is Working With Avicii

Madonna is in the studio working on new music with Avicii.

March 8, 2014
Yoko Ono. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Yoko Ono Thanks Elbow For Song

Yoko Ono has written an open letter to rock band Elbow for mentioning her in their new song 'New York Morning'.

March 8, 2014
Ed Sheeran: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Does A Taylor Swift On New Single

Ed Sheeran is ready to ditch his 'sweet innocent' image by dissing his ex-girlfriend on his new song.

March 8, 2014