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Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience, Noise11, Photo
Justin Timberlake Stays On Top Of ARIA Albums

Breaking the eight week running one-week-at-the-top for number one albums by staying at the top for a second week is Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience”, beating the one week his previous album stayed at the top back in 2006.

March 31, 2013
Passenger, Noise11, Photo
Passenger Knocks Macklemore And Ryan Lewis From Top Of ARIA Chart

Current tourist Passenger scores his eighth international number one placement by moving up one spot to the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with his hit “Let Her Go”.

March 31, 2013
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Jimmy Barnes Joins Bruce Springsteen At Hanging Rock SETLIST

Jimmy Barnes joined Bruce Springsteen on stage at the first of two shows at Hanging Rock, Victoria this weekend.

March 31, 2013
Bonnie Raitt, Deni Blues & Roots Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Bonnie Raitt Was Deni Blues And Roots Day One Highlight

The first day of the first ever Deni Blues and Roots Festival has officially been declared a success with Bonnie Raitt turning in a stunning set for her first ever trip into inland Australia.

March 31, 2013
Zac Brown Band, Deni Blues and Roots Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Zac Brown Band Debut New Song At Deni Blues & Roots Festival

The Zac Brown Band debuted a brand new song called ‘New Day’ at the inaugural Deni Blues and Roots Festival this weekend.

March 30, 2013
Howlin Steam Train, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Howlin’ Steam Train Become First Band Ever To Play Deni Blues and Roots Festival

Howlin’ Steam Train can officially lay claim to being the first band ever to perform at the Deni Blues and Roots Festival. In fact they have.

March 30, 2013
Jimmy Savile, BBC, entertainer, Noise11, photo
82-Year Old Australian Arrested For Child Sex Crimes Still Not Named

The 82-year old Australian entertainer arrested for child sex offences in London has still not been named for legal reasons although social media sites and posts are constantly referring to a household name originally from Perth.

March 30, 2013
Dave Faulkner, Hoodoo Gurus - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Hoodoo Gurus Cancel Adelaide Dig It Up

The Hoodoo Gurus Dig It Up for Adelaide has been cancelled.

March 30, 2013
Chris Isaak: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Deni Blues & Roots Festival Draws Thousands To Deniliquin

About 12,000 music fans are expected to descend on the NSW border town of Deniliquin for the inaugural Deni Blues & Roots Festival this weekend.

March 30, 2013
Hugh McCracken, Noise11, Photo
R.I.P. Hugh McCracken, Renowned Session Guitarist

Renowned session musician, guitarist Hugh McCracken has lost his battle with Leukemia.

March 30, 2013
Charlie Watts, The Rolling Stones (photo by Ros O'Gorman)
Rolling Stones Tour Announcement Due Next Week

The Rolling Stones will announce their 50th anniversary world tour on April 3.

March 30, 2013
Bernie Nolan
Bernie Nolan Goes Home After Being Told Cancer Is Incurable

Bernie Nolan has moved back to her family home in Surrey, England to live out her final days as she succumbs to the cancer which has spread to her brain, bones, liver and lungs.

March 29, 2013
The Bluesfest Sunflower with inventor Dr Barry Hill (left) and student Dylan Blackman, Noise11, photo
Bluesfest Unveils Solar Powered Performance Stage

The Bluesfest music festival at Byron Bay has unveiled its new Lotus Palace solar powered performance stage.

March 29, 2013
Jimmy Savile, BBC, entertainer, Noise11, photo
High Profile Australian Entertainer Arrested For Sex Crimes

London Police have confirmed that they have arrested an “82-year old high-profile Australian entertainer” in their continuing investigation into sexual abuse of children related to the late Jimmy Savile.

March 29, 2013
Russell Morris, Long Way To The Top: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Russell Morris Launches See The Real Thing Campaign

Australian rock legend Russell Morris has put his name and song to the See The Real Thing campaign, a move to de-stigmatise hepatitis C.

March 29, 2013
Anthrax with Slash at the House of Blues photo by Stephanie Cabral, Noise11, photo
Slash And Chuck D Join Anthrax In L.A.

Anthrax fans in West Hollywood were treated to some surprise guests last night. Slash and Chuck D joined Anthrax on stage at the House of Blues.

March 29, 2013
Robert Zildjian, Noise11, Photo
Sabian Cymbals Founder Robert Zildjian Dies At Age 89

Robert Zildjian, founder of Sabian Cymbals, has died at the age of 89.

March 29, 2013
Bula Quo, Noise11, Photo
The Name Of The Band Is Quo, Status Quo

Status Quo are about to become movie stars. Prepare yourself for the first Quo action comedy ‘Bula Quo’.

March 29, 2013
Wilko Johnson photo by David Coombes, Noise11, Photo
Wilko Johnson Too Ill To Perform Anymore

Wilko Johnson, who has been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer and has not sought treatment for the disease, has played his final show.

March 29, 2013
Paul Simon, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Paul Simon Plays Melbourne SETLIST

Seeing Paul Simon, one of the greatest songwriters of the 20th Century, performing other people’s songs shows the reverence he must have for those artists.

March 29, 2013
James McCartney with Paul McCartney and Ron Wood, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Joins Son James McCartney And Ron Wood On Stage In London VIDEO

Sir Paul McCartney joined his son James on stage in London this week.

March 28, 2013
The Presets, Noise11, Photo
The Presets Announce North American Tour

The Presets will tour the USA and Canada in May.

March 28, 2013
The Dead Daisies, Noise11, photo
Richard Fortus Jumps From Guns N’ Roses To The Dead Daisies

Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus will be doing time in Australia as a member of The Dead Daisies.

March 28, 2013
Arctic Monkeys. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner Appears On New Queens Of The Stone Age Album

The Arctic Monkeys frontman has been officially confirmed as a guest on the new Queens of the Stone Age album titled '...Like Clockwork'.

March 28, 2013
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman Noise11 photo
Elvis Costello To Tour U.K. And Europe Minus His Wheel

Elvis Costello will scale back his shows this summer, dropping the Spectacular Spinning Songbook, which saw his sets each night chosen by the spin of a fair wheel, to a straight forward show with his band the Imposters (keyboardist Steve Nieve, drummer Pete Thomas and bassist Davey Faragher).

March 28, 2013
Gordon Stoker
Gordon Stoker Of The Jordanaires Passes Away At 88

Gordon Stoker, tenor and manager of the Jordanaires who spent years backing Elvis Presley along with many other greats, died on Wednesday after a long illness at the age of 88.

March 28, 2013
Depeche Mode, Noise11, Photo
Depeche Mode Just Behind Justin Timberlake On U.K. Midweek Chart

There are still a couple of days left, but the midweek chart for British Album sales, as published by the Official Charts Company, has Depeche Mode's new album, Delta Machine, just 4,000 copies behind Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience which is in its second week of release.

March 28, 2013
Eric Burdon with Paul Cashmere at SXSW. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Burdon To Release Memoir

Eric Burdon has signed with Alfred Music and ABKCO Music and Records for the release of his memoir, Breathless.  The book is expected late this year.

March 28, 2013
Rolling Stones - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Rolling Stones Confirmed For Glastonbury

The Rolling Stones will perform at the Glastonbury Music Festival this year.

March 28, 2013
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen Australian Tour Sees Better Days SETLIST Melb 3

Bruce Springsteen has premiered ‘Better Days’ at his third Melbourne concert.

March 27, 2013