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Hank Williams Jr
Hank Williams Jr Calls President Obama Anti-American

Just when you thought Ted Nugent was muzzled up pops another loony tune American. Hank Williams Jr has fired out at President Obama calling him “anti-American”.

August 19, 2012
Gregory Page and His Big Band Orchestra Shine Shine Shine
Gregory Page To Release Album Written In Australia

The new Gregory Page album ‘Shine Shine Shine’ was written while he was in Australia in 2011.

August 19, 2012
Matchbox Twenty - image By Ros O'Gorman
Matchbox Twenty Head South To Promote North

Matchbox Twenty will head south to promote North in October with their first Australian tour in four years

August 19, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Equals Abba For Number 1 Hits In Australia

Guy Sebastian scores his sixth No.1 single in Australia by debuting at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with his new track “Battle Scars”. He now sits in third position on the list of ‘Aussie’s with the Most No.1’s’ behind Delta Goodrem with eight and Kylie Minogue with ten.

August 19, 2012
The Sapphires, Noise11, Photo
The Sapphires Becomes First Soundtrack Since Mamma Mia To Reach No 1

The new Australian feature film “The Sapphires” debuted at No.2 on the box-office report last week (with $2.475 million behind Dark Knight Rises’ $2.9 million), and this week on the ARIA Albums Chart, the soundtrack jumps up to No.1 becoming the first film soundtrack to make it to No.1 this decade, and the first locally produced soundtrack in over eleven years to claim a No.1 spot.

August 19, 2012
Pussy Riot
Pussy Riot Sentenced For 2 Years

Russian punk three-piece Pussy Riot have been convicted of hooliganism over an anti-Putin demonstration held in a Russian cathedral.

August 18, 2012
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, photo
Paul McCartney And Ronald Isley Twist And Shout For The Apollo

Paul McCartney joined Ronald Isley from the Isley Brothers for a performance of a song they both had a hit with last week, ‘Twist and Shout’.

August 18, 2012
Anthrax Curiosity
Anthrax Become First Metal Band Played On Mars

Anthrax have become the first metal band to be played on planet Mars.

August 18, 2012
John Lennon sculpture by Kirsten Zuk
John Lennon DNA Lives In Sculpture

The DNA of John Lennon has been included in a new sculpture of the famous Beatle.

August 17, 2012
High On Fire
High On Fire Announce Australian Tour

Californian doom metallers High On Fire book a late September tour of Australia.

August 17, 2012
Flying Lotus
Flying Lotus Releases New Single Featuring Erykah Badu

Revered LA producer Flying Lotus release a video for ‘See Thru To U’ featuring Erykah Badu.

August 17, 2012
Jeff Hanneman of Slayer, Noise11, Photo
Soundwave 2013 Adds Slayer, Cypress Hill And Heaps More

The second announcement for Soundwave 2013 has Slayer, Cypress Hill, Bullet For My Valentine, Bring Me The Horizon and more.

August 17, 2012
Wes Carr
Wes Carr Is Back As Buffalo

Wes Carr has a new project he calls Buffalo.

August 17, 2012
Six60
Six60 Announce Release Of New Single And Tour

Six60 have just completed their first European tour, where they sold out three London shows.

August 17, 2012
Lisa Marie Presley
Lisa Marie Presley To Release First New Record In 7 Years

Lisa Marie Presley releases 'Storm & Grace', her first new record in 7 years, on October 15th through Universal Records.

August 17, 2012
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Is Obsessed With Her New Pooch

Lady Gaga is apparently treating her dog like 'her baby'.

August 17, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo, http://www.noise11.com
Beyoncé Video Release For World Humanitarian Day

The global campaign that aims to make social media history by attempting to reach one billion people on 19 August to celebrate World Humanitarian Day has passed its first milestone - the 100-million mark.

August 17, 2012
Glenn Frey, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman moise11.com images
Glenn Frey To Visit Then Tour Australia

Eagles founder Glenn Frey is heading to Australia in October and Noise11 hears that while he is here he will be announcing a solo tour.

August 17, 2012
Billy Bragg
Billy Bragg Adds Extra Australian Tour Dates

Legendary troubadour Billy Bragg adds more Aussie shows due to overwhelming demand.

August 17, 2012
Ray Manzarek, Photo Ros O'Gorman
West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip Celebrates Doors Day

The City of West Hollywood has declared today, August 16, as The Doors Day.

August 17, 2012
Monterey Pop Festival
Monterey Pop Festival To Celebrate 45th Anniversary

Monterey Pop Festival and other 1967 music events celebrates again from the same exact stage as '67 and '07!

August 17, 2012
Jon Lord of Deep Purple photo image noise11.com
Jon Lord’s Concerto To Be Released

On 1st October 2012, earMUSIC , the Hamburg based rock label part of Edel Group, releases the first studio recording of Jon Lord's groundbreaking meeting of rock and classical music - "Concerto For Group And Orchestra"

August 17, 2012
Dave Mustaine, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Mustaine Accuses Obama Of Being Responsible For Recent Shootings

Dave Mustaine of Megadeth has told an audience in Singapore that he believes American President Barack Obama is responsible for staging such tragedies as the Aurora, Colorado theater shooting and the recent murders in the Sikh temple.

August 17, 2012
Frankie Valli - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons Goes To Broadway

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons have been appearing nightly on Broadway since 2005, or at least the cast of the show Jersey Boys who play the group.

August 17, 2012
Ricki-Lee, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bloc Party, Ricki-Lee, Yeasayer Lead New Releases

It’s a bumper week, with everyone from Bloc Party to Ricki-Lee to Yeasayer to The Wiggles releasing new albums.

August 17, 2012
Bob Birch, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Pays Tribute To His Bass Player Bob Birch

Sir Elton John has made an announcement following the death of his bass player Bob Birch this week.

August 17, 2012
Silversun Pickups
Silversun Pickups Send Cease And Desist To Romney

LA indie act Silversun Pickups are not happy that the Mitt Romney campaign used one of their songs.

August 16, 2012
Prinnie + Mahalia - Come Together
The Voice’s Prinnie And Mahalia Team Up For Duets Album

Stars of The Voice, Prinnie Stevens and Mahalia Barnes, announce a covers album plus an original and guest spot from Mark Lizotte.

August 16, 2012
Beastie Boys - image by Ros O'Gorman.
Questlove Posts His Beastie Boys Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame Demo

Ringleader of The Roots, Questlove, has posted the Beastie Boys mix demo for the R’n’R Hall Of Fame online.

August 16, 2012
British India
British India Unveil Cool New Clip And Huge Tour

Indie-rockers British India deliver a nifty new video for ‘I Can Make You Love Me’ and a national tour.

August 16, 2012