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Lucy Mason, Noise11, Photo
Sydney’s Lucy Mason Wins UK Songwriting Contest

Sydney singer/songwriter Lucy Mason has won a 2013 UK Songwriting Contest with her song ‘Sirens’.

August 13, 2013
Foreigner, Noise11, Photo
Foreigner And Europe To Play UK Together

Foreigner is returning to the U.K. next April and bringing along Sweden's Europe and FM (aka FMUK).

August 13, 2013
Marc Bolan at the BBC, Noise11, Photo
Marc Bolan’s Entire BBC Recordings To Be Released

Traditionally one should ponder the question of how many Marc Bolans there were in his career but, as this box set shows, there really was only one.

August 13, 2013
Nile Rogers, Noise11, Photo
Chic Vinyl Singles Collection To Be Released

Chic has been nominated seven times for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and their vinyl efforts will be celebrated with a new collection.

August 13, 2013
The Waitresses Just Desserts, Noise11, Photo
The Waitresses Compiled In One Album

Perennially popular for their song I Know What Boys Like, the rest of the Waitresses' catalog has been long unavailable.

August 13, 2013
My Bloody Valentine, Noise11, Photo
My Bloody Valentine Planning Album Four

After taking 22 years off between their second and third full length albums, Kevin Shields and My Bloody Valentine seem to have the itch to record again.

August 13, 2013
Elvis Presley, noise11.com, Photo
Elvis Presley’s 1950s Albums Remastered

Elvis Presley's entire catalog of albums released in the 50's have been remastered specifically for iTunes and are now available for the service.

August 13, 2013
Wolf & Cub Heavy Weight, Noise11, Photo
Wolf & Cub Premiere I Need More Video

Adelaide’s Wolf & Cub have debuted the video for ‘I Need More’, the first taste of their upcoming ‘Heavy Weight’ album.

August 13, 2013
Jett Jett and the Blackhearts Unvarnished, Noise11, Photo
Joan Jett Debuts New Song On Jimmy Kimmel Show

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last week and played the first single from their new album, Any Weather.

August 13, 2013
Mark Knopfler image by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Knopfler To Play Four US Shows Only

Mark Knopfler's latest album, Privateering, is being released in the U.S. on September 10, one year and one week after it was originally issued in the U.K. and Australia, and he is planning just four shows to promote it.

August 13, 2013
Ministry live, Noise11, Photo
Ministry Live Album Is A Tribute To Mike Scaccia

The upcoming Ministry live album ‘Enjoy The Quiet - Live At Wacken 2012’ will be a tribute to guitarist Mike Scaccia, who collapsed on stage and died in December, 2012.

August 13, 2013
Jason Scheff and Robert Lamm of Chicago at Noise11
Chicago To Release Album One Song At A Time

Chicago are recording their next album one song at a time and releasing each song as it is finished. When there are enough songs for an album, the physical disc will be released.

August 13, 2013
The new Violent Femmes lineup with Brian Viglione, Noise11, Photo
Violent Femmes First Aussie Reunion Shows For Falls Festival

The Falls Festival has secured the return of the Violent Femmes for this year’s event.

August 13, 2013
Usher, Noise11.com, photo
Usher Wins Child Custody Battle

Usher will remain the primary legal guardian of his two young sons.

August 11, 2013
Queen, Noise11, Photo
Queen We Will Rock You To Tour US For First Time

We Will Rock You, the musical based on the songs of Queen, has been playing at London's Dominion Theatre for over eleven years and has spawned a number of touring companies around the world, but only Las Vegas has played a version of the show in the U.S.

August 11, 2013
Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, Noise11, Photo
Eydie Gorme Dies At Age 84

Singer and television star Eydie Gorme has died at the age of 84 of an undisclosed illness believed to be cancer.

August 11, 2013
Richie Havens, Noise11, Photo
Jose Feliciano and John Sebastian To Perform At Richie Havens Memorial

Richie Havens will be remembered on Sunday, August 18 at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, the site of the Woodstock festival.

August 11, 2013
Johnny Marr - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Johnny Marr To Smiths Fans – Get A Hobby

It has been 25 years since the Smiths played together and member Johnny Marr thinks that is more of enough time for fans to face reality, they aren't going to be reuniting.

August 11, 2013
Beady Eye, Noise11, Photo
Beady Eye’s Gem Archer Suffers Fractured Skull

Gem Archer, guitarist for Beady Eye, has fractured his skull reportedly falling down stairs.

August 11, 2013
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Katy Perry Promo Truck In Accident

Katy Perry's promotional vehicle endured 'substantial damage' after a drunk collided with it.

August 11, 2013
Chris Brown, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Chris Brown Suffers Seizure At Studio

Chris Brown is reported to having had a seizure while recording in a Hollywood studio on Friday.

August 11, 2013
Rita Ora, Noise11, Photo
Rita Ora Apologises For Cancelling Show

Rita Ora has apologised for cancelling her performance tonight.

August 11, 2013
Avicii, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Chart: Avicii Is Still Tops

Avicii and Aloe Blacc reign supreme for a sixth consecutive week atop the ARIA Singles Chart.

August 11, 2013
Pink photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Chart Report: Pink The Truth About Love Is Number One For 9th Week

Pink holds onto the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart this week with her set “The Truth About Love”, making it a ninth accumulated week at the top, equaling the time her previous album “Funhouse” (TW-67) spent at No.1 (Nov to Dec 08).

August 11, 2013
Jessica Mauboy, Noise11, Photo
Jessica Mauboy, Archie Roach Win National Indigenous Music Award

The National Indigenous Music Awards (NIMAs) were held in Darwin on Saturday night and Jessica Mauboy was the winner of the major award ‘National Artist of the Year’.

August 10, 2013
Humble Pie Performance Complete
Humble Pie Expand Classic Rockin The Fillmore

The classic Humble Pie live album, Performance: Rockin' the Fillmore, is being fleshed out with the new The Complete Recordings, giving fans all four complete shows from May 28 and 29, 1971. The 4-CD set will be released on October 29 via Omnivore.

August 10, 2013
Thomas Dolby, Noise11, Photo
Thomas Dolby UK Dates

Thomas Dolby, musician, record producer and, now, award winning independent film-maker will be touring the UK in September and October 2013.

August 10, 2013
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young & Crazy Horse Cancel Rest Of European Tour

The announcement is sort of akin to a Facebook friend posting "Well, that wasn't good." You know something is wrong, but you don't know what.

August 10, 2013
Madonna at the GLAAD Media Awards, Noise11, Photo
Madonna MDNA DVD Tracklisting Revealed

Madonna's MDNA Tour, the top trek of 2012, is coming to DVD and Blu-Ray on September 10 via Live Nation/Interscope. A digital download album will also be available.

August 10, 2013
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Loretta Lynn Awarded Presidential Media

Country legend Loretta Lynn will be among the recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom which is the nation's highest civilian honor.

August 10, 2013