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Pharrell Williams
ARIA Singles: Pharrell Happy At Number One

“Happy” to be at No.1 in Australia on ARIA for a third week is Pharrell Williams, but he should be elated now as last week the track hit Platinum, this week it’s 2x▲ Platinum in sales.

January 18, 2014
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Australian Shows To Be Available As Downloads

Bruce Springsteen will make recordings of all of his upcoming shows, including the Australian shows, available for downloads.

January 18, 2014
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young And Jack White Making Covers Records?

Neil Young and Jack White are said to be in the studio together working on a secret project, believed to be a covers album.

January 18, 2014
Heart on Family Guy
Heart Transplanted In Family Guy

Heart featured on this week’s episode of ‘Family Guy’.

January 18, 2014
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rock Music Was The Dominant Genre Of 2013

Music fans purchased more Rock Music than any other genre in 2013.

January 18, 2014
Richie Sambora photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Soundwave Third Announcement Features Richie Sambora, Filter

Soundwave has added former Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora along with Filter and I Killed The Prom Queen in announcement number three.

January 17, 2014
Australian Surf Movie Festival
Australian Surf Movie Festival Heads Around Australia

Surf movie director Tim Bonython is taking the Australian Surf Movie Festival on tour with the movies ‘Wild Australia - The Journey’ and ‘Encoded’.

January 17, 2014
Placebo, music news,
Placebo Add Soundwave Sidewave Dates

Placebo will perform extra shows for Sydney and Melbourne during the Soundwave tour.

January 17, 2014
Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington Announce Sidewaves

Stone Temple Pilots, with their new lead singer Chester Bennington, will perform Soundwave sidewaves in Sydney and Melbourne in February.

January 17, 2014
Daniel Johns
Daniel Johns Of Silverchair Working On Solo Album

Daniel Johns of Silverchair is working on his first solo record.

January 17, 2014
Russell Johnson
Russell Johnson, The Professor From Gilligan’s Island, Dead At 89

Russell Johnson, who for three years was better known as The Professor from Gilligan’s Island, has died at the age of 89.

January 17, 2014
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Adds New Sydney Date, Changes Adelaide

Dolly Parton has added a second and final Sydney date to her upcoming 'Blue Smoke' tour and has changed the Adelaide date.

January 17, 2014
UB40, Noise11, photo
UB40 Reform Sort Of

UB40 are getting back together ... kind of.

January 17, 2014
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel Expands His Live Dates

Billy Joel has expanded his 2014 tour to Wrigley Field in Chicago, the Hollywood Bowl and the MGM Grand in Las Vegas along with nine dates at Madison Square Garden (so far).

January 17, 2014
Perry Farrell of Jane's Addiction. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Jane’s Addiction Placed On Hold

Perry Farrell has once again placed Jane's Addiction on hiatus.

January 17, 2014
Bono and U2. image by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Nominated For Academy Award

U2 have been nominated for an Oscar.

January 17, 2014
Dave Madden
Dave Madden, Reuben Kincade In The Partridge Family, Dead At 82

Dave Madden, the Canadian actor who play Reuben Kincade in the 70s TV sitcom The Partridge Family, has died in Florida at the age of 82.

January 17, 2014
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes, Noise11, Photo
New Music Releases W/C January 12, 2014

Bruce Springsteen 'High Hopes' leads the week's new music releases.

January 17, 2014
Spirit of Akasha
Spirit Of Akasha Celebrating Morning Of The Earth To Premiere At Sydney Festival

Spirit if Akasha’, the movie honouring 40 years of the iconic surf flick ‘Morning Of The Earth’, will have its world premiere at the Sydney Festival on January 25.

January 16, 2014
Don Henley, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Eagles Benefit Raises $12.5 Million For Cancer Research

The Eagles performed at the new Forum in Los Angeles on Monday at a gala benefit for pancreatic cancer to honour their former agent Peter Grosslight who is suffering from the disease.

January 16, 2014
Off Wasted Years
Punk Supergroup Off! To Release Second Album

Punk luminaries Off! will release their second album “Wasted Years’ in April.

January 16, 2014
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey Signs With Harvest

Morrissey has finally landed a worldwide agreement to release his next album with Harvest Records.

January 16, 2014
Bachman Turner Overdrive
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Added To Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Bachman-Turner Overdrive will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at this year's Juno Awards in March.

January 16, 2014
Rolling Stones Live 1965 Charlie Is My Darling
Rolling Stones To Release Charlie Is My Darling Soundtrack

Music from the Rolling Stones 2013 released documentary 'Charlie Is My Darling' will be released as an album.

January 16, 2014
Fefe, So Frenchy So Chic, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
So Frenchy So Chic Will Be A Treat For Sydney

So Frenchy So Chic will be held in Sydney for the first time this Saturday with an all-star French line-up including Lilly Wood & The Prick, Féfé, Babylon Circus as well as Edward Deer (Melodie Francaise).

January 16, 2014
Batman and Robin
Holy Technology Batman Is Heading To DVD

‘Batman’, the 60s TV series starring Adam West as the Caped Crusader, is heading to DVD and Blu-Ray for the first time ever.

January 16, 2014
David Bowie Rebel Rebel
David Bowie To Release Rebel Rebel 40th Anniversary Picture Disc

David Bowie’s classic ‘Rebel Rebel’ is about to turn 40 with the release of a limited edition 7” vinyl picture disc released to mark the occasion.

January 16, 2014
Avicii music news
Avicii Sells Out His First Australian Headline Show

Avicii has sold out his first major Australian concert with Brisbane’s Riverstage show the first to reach capacity.

January 16, 2014
Ronny Jordan
Ronny Jordan R.I.P., Jazz Guitarist Dead At 51

Jazz guitarist Ronny Jordan has died at age 51.

January 16, 2014
David Bridie performs at Noise11, Noise11, Photo
Brunswick Music Festival Adds David Bridie, Mama Kin

Brunswick Music Festival has revealed the full-line for the Melbourne street party in March.

January 16, 2014