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James Blunt, Plenary Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman photography
Ed Sheeran Is The Godfather To James Blunt’s Son

Ed Sheeran has landed the honour of being godfather to James Blunt's son.

November 26, 2017
Paloma Faith, Noise11.com music news
Paloma Faith Nabs Her First UK No 1 Album

Congratulations to Paloma Faith who has achieved her first UK Number 1 album with The Architect.

November 26, 2017
Mitch Margo of The Tokens
R.I.P. Mitch Margo of The Tokens 1947-2017

Mitch Margo, one of the original members of The Tokens, has died at the age of 70.

November 26, 2017
Merry Christmas Mariah Carey
Mariah Casey Cancels More Christmas Shows

Mariah Carey has cancelled three more of her Christmas concerts.

November 26, 2017
Taylor Swift Reputation
Australian Charts: Taylor Swift Hangs On To No 1

Taylor Swift holds onto the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums Chart for a second week with her latest album "Reputation", plus it scores a ▲Platinum certification too.

November 26, 2017
Camila Cabello
Australian Charts: Camila Cabello Is No 1 Again

Camila Cabello with Young Thug holds onto the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles Top 100 chart this week with "Havana", the song returning to the top of the digital sales chart this week (and is at #2 on the streaming chart).

November 26, 2017
Arts Centre Melbourne Pulp Fiction
The Meltdown The Perform The Music Of Pulp Fiction for Arts Centre Melbourne’s Soundtrack Sessions.

Arts Centre Melbourne is bringing in The Meltdown to perform a night of music from the classic ‘Pulp Fiction’ soundtrack.

November 25, 2017
Twilight At Taronga
Tim Freedman and Alex Lahey To Join RockWiz For Twilight In Taronga

Tim Freedman and Alex Lahey along with Wendy Matthews and Fraser A Gorman will gather to salute LOVE for RockWiz Live at Twilight At Taronga in February.

November 25, 2017
Kathleen Mary Lee
Watch Kathleen Mary Lee Directed Amistat ‘The Coward’ Video

Kathleen Mary Lee has directed the new music video ‘The Coward’ for Melbourne band Amistat.

November 25, 2017
Jen Cloher at the 2015 Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards held in Melbourne at the Meat Market on Thursday 22 October 2015. Photo Ros O'Gorman
The 13th Australian Music Prize To Throw A Longlist Party

The Australian Music Prize will have a longlist party with some special guest Jen Cloher, Birdz and Gretta Ziller along to play.

November 25, 2017
Jackson Browne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jackson Browne 2018 Australian Dates

Jackson Browne will perform around Australia in March while he is in the country for Bluesfest.

November 25, 2017
Chris Botti
Chris Botti Australian Dates For 2018

Trumpeter Chris Botti will return to Australia in February.

November 25, 2017
The Jimmy Barnes screaming alarm clock
Bejesus … Jimmy Barnes Has A Screaming Alarm Clock

Jimmy Barnes has just the thing for fans for can’t wake up in the morning. It's the Jimmy Barnes alarm clock.

November 24, 2017
Cookin On 3 Burners
Cookin’ On 3 Burners To Play The Big Chill For Arts Centre Melbourne’s Soundtrack Sessions

Cookin’ On 3 Burners will serve Melbourne a night of music from The Big Chill when they perform the soundtrack from start to finish at Arts Centre Melbourne as part of the Soundtrack Sessions.

November 24, 2017
Steve Kilbey, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Steve Kilbey And Kate Ceberano Have Made An Album Together

The Church’s Steve Kilbey has made an album with Kate Ceberano. Steve says a mutual friend put them together and the entire thing was done without even meeting.

November 24, 2017
Phil Oakey of Human League photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Human League’s Philip Oakey Wonders If ‘The Lebanon Was A Mistake

Philip Oakey of The Human League now wonders if getting political in song with his song ‘The Lebanon’ was a mistake for his band.

November 24, 2017
Tommy Keene
R.I.P. Tommy Keene 1958-2017

US powerpop guitarist Tommy Keene has died at the age of 59.

November 24, 2017
Noise11 iHeartRadio
Isaac Hanson and Harry Wayne Casey Join Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Isaac Hanson of Hanson have released ‘Finally It’s Christmas’, the band’s second Christmas album. Hanson have covered some Christmas classics such as Paul McCartney’s ‘Wonderful Christmastime’. Isaac will tell you what the Hanson family get up to at Christmas this week at iHeartRadio.

November 24, 2017
Company Caine Dr Chop
New Music Releases 24 November 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Company Caine, Daryl Braithwaite (GH), Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds, Bob Seger (phys), Grinspoon (EP), blackbear, Bjork and the So Fresh Summer collection, Justice League soundtrack, plus classic album re-issues from The Eagles, Ramones and Hunters & Collectors.

November 24, 2017
Multiple Award winner Briggs for A.B.Original at The Annual Age Music Victoria Awards held at 170 Russell St Melbourne on Wednesday 22 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Music Victoria Acts A.B. Original, Jen Cloher, Client Liaison Dominate J Awards

After picking up awards on Thursday night at The Age Music Victoria awards Victorian acts have taken out three quarters of the J Awards announced in Sydney today.

November 23, 2017
Tom Petty
Benmont Tench and Mike Campbell Thank Fans For Support Following Death of Tom Petty

One of the most shocking losses of 2017 has to be the death of Tom Petty who passed away on October 2 after collapsing in his home in cardiac arrest.

November 23, 2017
Kaya Jones
Former Pussycat Dolls Kaya Jones Threatens To Reveal Nick Carter Secrets After Rape Allegations

Former Pussycat Dolls star Kaya Jones has put her ex-boyfriend Nick Carter on notice after he attempted to dismiss a rape allegation against him.

November 23, 2017
Wayne Cochran
R.I.P. Wayne Cochran 1939-2017

Wayne Cochran, the White Knight of Soul, has died in Florida at the age of 78.

November 23, 2017
Multiple Award winner Briggs for A.B.Original at The Annual Age Music Victoria Awards held at 170 Russell St Melbourne on Wednesday 22 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
A.B. Original, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Pick Up Three The Age Music Victoria Awards

Brigg’s side-project A.B. Original and the forever working, forever recording King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard have picked up three awards each at The Age Music Victoria Awards held in Melbourne Wednesday night (22 Nov 17).

November 23, 2017
Nick Carter
Nick Carter Accused Of Rape From Dream Member Melissa Schuman

Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys has been accused of raping a member of the group Dream in 2002.

November 23, 2017
Walter Becker of Steely Dan photo by Ros O'Gorman
Donald Fagen Sues Estate Of Walter Becker Over Steely Dan Name

It appears that the ability of Donald Fagen to continue to use the Steely Dan name may be in jeopardy.

November 23, 2017
Aretha Franklin in the 60s
Aretha Franklin Killed Off In Fake News Tweet

Aretha Franklin's loved ones have urged fans to ignore false reports of the soul legend's death.

November 23, 2017
APRA AMCOS
Jenny Morris and Ian James Named Chair and Deputy Chair of APRA

Jenny Morris and Ian James have been named the Chair and Deputy Chair for APRA at the annual general meeting conducted in Sydney today.

November 22, 2017
Missy Higgins AWITG on Sunday 19 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Missy Higgins Proves True Australian Talent Still Exists At A Weekend In The Gardens

Missy Higgins is the real deal. There is no “pop star” here. Missy is a genuine singer, songwriter and musician. When she is on stage, what you see is what you get and what you get is raw talent.

November 22, 2017
David Cassidy 2002. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. David Cassidy 1950-2017

David Cassidy has died from organ failure after his liver and kidneys failed last week.

November 22, 2017