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Neil Young Promise of the Real Earth
Neil Young To Release New Live Album ‘Earth’

Neil Young will release Earth, with performances from his 2015 Monsanto Years tour with Promise of the Real, on June 17 (note Amazon is listing a June 10 availability) via Reprise Records.

April 29, 2016
The Monkees Good Times
The Monkees First New Music in 20 Years Is ‘She Makes Me Laugh’

It has a sound reminiscent of the original Monkees' style but the song is brand new, written by Rivers Cuomo of Weezer.

April 29, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://
Police Search Paisley Park For Clues Into Death of Prince

Authorities in Minnesota have been granted a warrant to search the Paisley Park studios where Prince died last week.

April 29, 2016
Whitney Houston
Houston Estate Approve Whitney Houston Production

Whitney Houston's family have given their blessing to an "unvarnished" documentary about the late star.

April 29, 2016
Prince at SXSW, Noise11, Photo
DEA May Have Been Called Into Prince Investigation

Minnesota authorities have called upon officials from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to assist with the investigation into Prince's death after prescription painkillers were reportedly found in his possession.

April 29, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases 29 April 2016

Drake, Travis, The Jayhawks, Rob Zombie, Martina McBride, Olympia, Amber Lawrence, Antwood, Brian Eno, Billy Ocean (GH) and Sixx.A.M. lead the weeks new music releases.

April 29, 2016
Ross Wilson Mondo Rock, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Classic Ross Wilson Solo Album Available On iTunes For First Time

Ross Wilson’s first solo album ‘Dark Side Of The Man’ is finally available via iTunes.

April 28, 2016
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith Announce First Dates For 2016

Aerosmith is going on the road, which is a small miracle in itself with the band members involved in so many projects.

April 28, 2016
Maroon 5, Adam Levine: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Adam Levine Teases New Maroon 5

Adam Levine has teased Maroon 5 have a new song "in the incubator".

April 28, 2016
Alicia Keys: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Alicia Keys To Debut New Music Live

Alicia Keys will debut new music from her upcoming album next month (May16).

April 28, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince’s Band The Revolution Reunite For Tribute Shows

Prince's Purple Rain-era backing band The Revolution have reunited for a series of tribute shows dedicated to their late leader.

April 28, 2016
Eels photo by Ros OGorman
E From The Eels Interview From Archives

The Eels are somewhat of a rarity in the music industry today. Basically left to his own devices, front-man E roams free to produce real music based on his own creative sources jumping across genres as he pleases.

April 27, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://
Apollonia Not Ready To Talk About Prince

Prince's former lover Apollonia Kotero has broken her silence following the music icon's death last week (21Apr16), assuring fans she will pour out her feelings when "it's appropriate".

April 27, 2016
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Watch Paul Kelly’s ‘Sonnet 73’ #VIDEO

Paul Kelly didn't write a word this song 'Sonnet 73', William Shakespeare did.

April 27, 2016
Led Zeppelin IV
Led Zeppelin May Benefit From Initial Stairway To Heaven Court Ruling

Led Zeppelin may receive the benefits of important rulings made in the lawsuit for plagiarism of Stairway to Heaven.

April 27, 2016
Mick Harvey - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mick Harvey To Release Third Volume Of Serge Gainsbourg Songs

After 20 years one time Bad Seeds member Mick Harvey has completed his third volume of Serge Gainsbourg songs ‘Delirium Tremens’.

April 27, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://
Tyka Nelson Confirms Prince Did Not Have A Will

Tyka Nelson, the sister of Prince, put speculation to rest on Tuesday by filing papers in a Minneapolis court stating that the singer had no known will and asking that an administrator be named as soon as possible.

April 27, 2016
Dean Ray, music news,
Karise Eden and Dean Ray Team For Dates

The Voice will meet The X Factor when Karise Eden and Dean ray team for the Rebellion tour across Australia starting May 26.

April 27, 2016
Collarts To Open New Campus In Fitzroy

Collarts (the Australian College of the Arts) will open a campus in Brunswick St, Fitzroy.

April 27, 2016
The Used
The Used To Play Complete Albums On Australian Tour

The Used will return to Australia in November and play two albums in each city.

April 27, 2016
AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Bow To Pressure and Offer Refunds For Europe

Europe ticketing agency SeeTicket is offering refunds for AC/DC fans who do not want to witness Axl Rose fronting the band.

April 27, 2016
Angry Anderson and Rose Tattoo. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Rose Tattoo Catalogue Reissued In UK

If you can imagine a band who merge AC/DC riffery, Lynrd Skynrd’s Blues roots, Phil Lynott style imagery and the intensity of early Sex Pistols you’ll come close to Rose Tattoo.

April 27, 2016
Steven Wilson, Noise11, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Steven Wilson Returns For Au and NZ Shows

Steven Wilson will return to Australia in October after rave reviews in 2013.

April 27, 2016
James Cordon Lemonjames
James Corden Parodies Beyoncé Lemonade

U.S. TV host James Corden poked fun at Beyonce's Lemonade TV special with his own parody titled "Lemonjames".

April 27, 2016
Beyonce Lemonade
Beyoncé’s Father Responds To Lemonade Lyrics

Mathew Knowles is a big fan of his daughter Beyonce's latest album, despite claims a number of the lyrics are about their strained relationship.

April 27, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince Set For Top 5 Albums In UK Chart

Prince will outdo Michael Jackson in sales following his death. When Michael Jackson died in 2009, it set off a flurry of buying his music that was unprecedented in music.

April 27, 2016
Shihad Celebrate 20 Years Of The Fish Album

This year marks 20 years since Shihad third album was released. The self-titled album was dubbed ‘The Fish Album’ by fans because of the cover.

April 27, 2016
Kid Rock photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Kid Rock’s Personal Assistant Killed In Accident

Kid Rock's personal assistant Mike Sacha has died aged 30 in an ATV accident.

April 27, 2016
Ultimate Prince
Prince Debuts At 1 and 2 in USA

Prince has gone 1, 2 in the U.S. on the Albums chart in an amazing surge of sales after his death.

April 27, 2016
Sister Sledge, Noise11, Photo
Sister Sledge Talk To #INTERVIEW

Sister Sledge have managed to transcend time, genre, and culture... The Chicago Tribune put it best, Sister Sledge “has the stuff legends are made of.”

April 27, 2016