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Happy Mondays, Noise11, Photo
Happy Mondays to perform Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches on Australian tour

Happy Monday’s third album ‘Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches’ is considered by fans to be their finest achievement. It was certainly their most success album.

November 19, 2018
Vanessa Amorosi
Vanessa Amorosi is working on a new album before Red Hot Summer

Vanessa Amorosi is working on her first album in almost 10 years and hopes to have it ready before she tours with Red Hot Summer.

November 19, 2018
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica donates $100,000 to California fire relief

Heavy rockers Metallica have become the latest stars to make a big donation to aid relief efforts following the devastating California wildfires.

November 19, 2018
Lionel Richie Rod Laver Arena on Sunday 8 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie to make another country album

Lionel Richie has teased his return to the country music charts by declaring he's working on "something surprising".

November 19, 2018
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato slams former friend who did interviews about her overdose

Demi Lovato has slammed a former friend who "did interviews" after she had an overdose.

November 19, 2018
Gerard Butler
Gerard Butler hosts fundraiser for California fire victims

Gerard Butler has held a star-studded fundraiser to help rebuild homes devastated by the California wildfires.

November 19, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
UK Charts : Ariana Grande has the number one song with ‘thank u, next’

Ariana Grande’s thank u, next holds on to the Official Singles Chart Number 1 single for a second week with another bumper week of sales and streams.

November 18, 2018
Muse play Rod Laver Arena 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
UK Charts : Muse Simulation Theory debts at no 1

Congratulations to Muse, whose new album Simulation Theory lands straight in at Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart.

November 18, 2018
A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Charts : A Star As Born number one for 4th week

The cinema rules the top of the ARIA Albums Chart again this week, with firstly the soundtrack to the Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper film 'A Star is Born' holding for a fourth week here, plus the album is now Gold (●) in sales too.

November 18, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Australian Charts : Ariana Grande ‘thank u, next’ debut at number one

After debuting at No.2 last week the new Ariana Grande track "thank u, next" climbs a spot to take over the summit of the ARIA Singles Chart this week, becoming her second No.1 for 2018.

November 18, 2018
Eric Clapton Happy Xmas
Check out Eric Clapton’s new White Christmas video

The Christmas album of 2018 is Eric Clapton’s ‘Happy Xmas’ but a mile.

November 17, 2018
The Living End Live In Europe 2018
The Living End first live album Live In Europe 2018 nears release

The Living End’s first-ever live album ‘Live in Europe 2018’ is nearing its released date on 30 November but fans at their recent shows had the chance to grab a pre-release edition.

November 16, 2018
PP Arnold
PP Arnold has Ike & Tina Turner to thank for her career

PP Arnold says she started her career with thanks to Ike and Tina Turner when she became an Ikette for Ike and Tina Turner in 1964.

November 16, 2018
Sean Diddy Combs, music news, noise11.com
Diddy’s ex Kim Porter found dead at age 47

Kim Porter, the mother to three of rap mogul Diddy's kids, has died at the age of 47.

November 16, 2018
The Hots
Mark Opitz has produced new music for The Hots so you know its going to be good

Studio legend Mark Opitz has re-entered the studio to work with Sydney husband and wife rock duo The Hots.

November 16, 2018
Billy Idol photo by Ros OGorman
Billy Idol has just become an American citizen

Billy Idol is officially an American citizen.

November 16, 2018
Elton John at A Day On The Green at Rochford Winery on Sunday 1 October 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John has made the most incredible advertisement

Elton John has made a gobsmackingly great television commercial for UK department store John Lewis.

November 16, 2018
Nigel Kennedy
Nigel Kennedy to perform Bach, Kennedy, Gershwin on 2019 Australian tour

When superstar violinist Nigel Kennedy returns to Australia in 2019 he will perform a program of Sebastian Bach and George Gershwin, as well as his own composition ‘The Magician of Lublin’ for the tour.

November 16, 2018
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bono to front AIDS Benefit on TV

U2 star Bono and comedians Will Ferrell and Chris Rock are teaming up for a U.S. TV special to raise money and awareness in the fight against AIDS.

November 16, 2018
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban recalls his childhood home burning down when he was 10

Keith Urban can sympathise with fellow Australian Liam Hemsworth and the other Malibu locals who lost their homes in the Woolsey wildfire over the weekend, because his house burned down when he was a kid.

November 16, 2018
Nelly, music news, noise11.com
Nelly plans to fight sexual assault accuser

Nelly is determined to stand and fight a new sexual assault claim, insisting he plans to speak up for the real victims of sexual misconduct.

November 16, 2018
Fleetwood Mac 50 Years Don't Stop
New Music Releases for 16 November 2018

Major new titles coming this week from: Mariah Carey, Little Mix, Roy Orbison & R.P.O., Michael Buble, Fleetwood Mac (GH), P.O.D., The Good, The Bad & The Queen, Boyzone, Mumford & Sons, Chris Cornell, Broods, Mark Knopfler, The Smashing Pumpkins, Andre Rieu, Sarah Brightman, Resin Dogs and 'The Greatest Showman' re-imagined compilation.

November 16, 2018
Leonid Vorobyev Leonid & Friends
Nick Kontonicolas and the story behind the Leonid & Friends story

Noise11 COO Nick Kontonicolas says he discovered Leonid & Friends while doing business with the Ukraine.

November 15, 2018
Flea, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Photo By Graham Spillard
Red Hot Chili Peppers have just leaked their Australian tour dates

Red Hot Chili Peppers appear to have hit publish on their Twitter feed early alerting fans to an Australian tour in February.

November 15, 2018
Bono, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2 may have just called it quits

U2 ended the ‘Experience + Innocence tour in Berlin on Tuesday night telling fans “we are going away now”.

November 15, 2018
Suzi Quatro, Noise11, Photo
KT Tunstall and Suzi Quatro are working together

KT Tunstall and Suzi Quatro are up to something together. The pair have been working on something new at RAK Studios in London.

November 15, 2018
Brian May of Queen performs at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Queen’s ‘Doing All Right’ has been a good earner for Tim Staffell

Tim Staffell, the lead singer of English band Smile (who later became Queen), has made a nice living over the decades because of his song ‘Doing All Right’.

November 15, 2018
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Black Sabbath to he honoured with Metal Bench in Birmingham

The city of Birmingham UK is planning to honour its loudest sons Black Sabbath with a metal bench and also possibly name a bridge after the band.

November 15, 2018
Angus & Julia Stone
Angus & Julia Stone, Bastille and Craig David to perform at Australia Open 2019

Angus & Julia Stone, Bastille and Craig David are just some of the acts lined-up to perform during the Australian Open at Rod Laver Arena in 2019.

November 15, 2018
Lorde, Ian Laidlaw, Photo
Lorde set designer denies ‘stolen stage’ allegation

Lorde's stage set designer has disputed the singer's allegations suggesting Kanye West and Kid Cudi stole her floating platform idea for a weekend festival performance in Los Angeles.

November 15, 2018