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Paul McCartney Is Surprise Guest As Africa Express Terminates

Sir Paul McCartney joined Damon Albarn on stage over the weekend as a surprise special guest at the culmination of the Africa Express tour of the UK, held at London's King's Cross station.

September 11, 2012
Rihanna Tattoo
Rihanna Gets Tattoo In Tribute To Nan

Rihanna has had a new tattoo done in tribute to her late grandmother, 'Dolly', a large image of the Egyptian goddess Isis.

September 11, 2012
Dave Stewart performs for Noise11.com
Dave Stewart Hints At Eurythmics Reunion – And Musical

Dave Stewart recently spoke with Reuters on his new album The Ringmaster General.

September 11, 2012
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Megadeth Plan Anniversary Version Of ‘Countdown To Extinction’

Megadeth’s 1992 classic Countdown To Extinction is getting the deluxe anniversary treatment.

September 11, 2012
D.A. Pennebaker
Music Filmmaker Pennebaker To Receive Honorary Oscar

D.A. Pennebaker, the filmmaker who made such classics as Monterey Pop and Don't Look Back, will be the first documentary maker to receive an Honorary Oscar from the Motion Picture Academy.

September 11, 2012
Evan Dando, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Evan Dando And Juliana Hatfield Add Second Melbourne Show

Indie heritage couple Evan Dando and Juliana Hatfield have booked another Corner Hotel show.

September 11, 2012
Mark Knopfler image by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Knopfler Asks For Help In Saving The Rhino

Mark Knopfler, whose new album Privateering was recently released in the U.K., is involved in the saving of African rhinoceros whose horns have become a highly prized item on the black market.

September 11, 2012
Neil Young. image by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Releases Second Album For 2012

Neil Young and Crazy Horse will release their second CD of 2012, after June's Americana, with Psychedelic Pill.

September 11, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Led Zeppelin Countdown Reaches III

Whatever Led Zeppelin are up to will be revealed in a few days but its looking like an official release of the O2 concert from five years ago is on the way.

September 11, 2012
David Humphreys
David Humphreys Farewell Set For Thursday

The funeral to bid farewell to Perth Arena and former Allphones Arena General Manager David Humphreys will take place on Thursday in Fremantle and then the following week in Sydney.

September 10, 2012
The Patriots
The Patriots Win Red Bull Bedroom Jam Buzz Chart

Newcastle four-piece The Patriots have topped the final Buzz Chart in the Red Bull Bedroom Jam competition.

September 10, 2012
Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear Stream Their New Album Online

Brooklyn indie rock act Grizzly Bear have popped their new album Shields online for streaming.

September 10, 2012
Ke$ha, Kesha
Ke$ha Announces New Single, Tweets Nude Photo

Pop tramp Ke$ha has announced her new single ‘Die Young’ and tweeted a naked photo of herself.

September 10, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Black Keys “Start The Ball Rolling” On New Album

Akron rockers The Black Keys have hit the studio to start work on their new album, and drop a new video clip.

September 10, 2012
Dirty Projectors
Dirty Projectors Release Short Film ‘Hi Custodian’

Avant-garde Brooklyn rock band Dirty Projectors sew their songs together into a short film.

September 10, 2012
Elvis Presley, noise11.com, Photo
Elvis’ Bible Sells At Auction For $94,000

A bible once owned by Elvis Presley has sold for £59,000 (US$94,000) at a British auction.

September 10, 2012
Poet and Kasey Chambers twitter pic
11 Month Old Poet Nicholson Clocks Up 30th Flight

Poet Nicholson, the 11-month old daughter of Shane Nicholson and Kasey Chambers, has just touched down from her 30th flight.

September 10, 2012
Tool - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Tool’s Maynard James Keenan Becomes Columnist

Maynard James Keenan, of Tool, Puscifer and A Perfect Circle, will write a biweekly column for the Phoenix New Times.

September 10, 2012
Atoms For Peace
Atoms For Peace Release Single, Do DJ Set

Supergroup Atoms For Peace (Thom Yorke, Flea, Nigel Godrich) deliver a song and do a MoMA DJ set.

September 10, 2012
Swans
Swans Announce ATP Sideshows

Art-noise legends Swans have added Melbourne and Sydney shows to their appearance at ATP.

September 10, 2012
The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
The Living End Add Even More Shows To Their Retrospective Tour

It’s getting ridiculous. Due to demand, The Living End have added another two Melbourne shows to their mammoth retrospective tour.

September 10, 2012
Mumford & Sons - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons Release Impressive Live Clip For ‘I Will Wait’

UK folk stars Mumford & Sons deliver a live clip for ‘I Will Wait’ showcasing thousands upon thousands of fans.

September 10, 2012
Bento
Ben Gillies Of Silverchair Launches New Band Bento

Former Silverchair drummer Ben Gillies previews the first sounds from his new project Bento.

September 10, 2012
Norah Jones
Norah Jones Announces Australian Tour

Grammy Award winning Norah Jones will tour Australia for the first seven years in February, 2013.

September 10, 2012
Paul Dainty - image by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Dainty And Vivian Lees Team For Two Worlds Touring

Promoters Paul Dainty and Vivian Lees have created a new joint venture called Two Worlds Touring.

September 10, 2012
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Coldplay Close Paralympics With 14 Song Setlist

Grammy Award winning Coldplay performed a 14-song set to close the 2012 Paralympics in Manchester. (September 8, 2012).

September 10, 2012
Elton John. image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Finally Adds Melbourne Show

Sir Elton John has added a show for Melbourne on his upcoming Australian tour.

September 10, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Led Zeppelin To Release O2 Concert

Five years after the legendary Led Zeppelin reunion concert in London comes speculation of live CD/DVD from the show.

September 9, 2012
Matchbox Twenty - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Matchbox Twenty Have The Number One ARIA Album

Matchbox Twenty debut at No.1 with their fourth studio album “North” becoming their fourth of five charting albums to reach the top of the ARIA Albums Chart, plus it also achieves Gold sales status in its first week of release.

September 9, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Scores His Longest Number One ARIA Hit

Guy Sebastian’s “Battle Scars” becomes his longest running No.1 single of his six chart-topping songs here by staying atop the ARIA Singles chart for a fourth week, plus it also picks up a double platinum certification in the process.

September 9, 2012