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Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Helps Free Elephant

Sir Paul McCartney has helped to free an elephant kept chained in the dark for seven years.

August 27, 2012
David Byrne 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
David Byrne And St. Vincent Discuss New Release

David Byrne and St. Vincent (Annie Clark) will release their album, Love This Giant, on September 11.

August 27, 2012
Nicole Scherzinger: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lewis Hamilton Has A Lovely Voice Says His Pussycat Doll

Nicole Scherzinger says her boyfriend has a 'lovely' singing voice.

August 27, 2012
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Hits Out At Celebrity Bullies

Lady Gaga has hit out at celebrities who are 'bullies'.

August 27, 2012
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
John Fogerty Delays Duets Album

John Fogerty's new album of collaborations on some of his most famous songs with artists ranging from Jennifer Hudson to the Foo Fighters appears to be postponed from its original October 9 release to "early 2013."

August 27, 2012
Randy Travis - Photo credit: AAP
Randy Travis In Church Row

Randy Travis' life appears to be spinning out of control. The country singer has been arrested twice this year for public intoxication and and was arrested again on Thursday following an argument at a church in Plano, TX.

August 27, 2012
Brian Johnson, AC/DC 2010 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Brian Johnson Becomes Radio DJ

Brian Johnson, lead singer for AC/DC, will host his own radio program on BBC Radio 2.

August 27, 2012
Linkin Park. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Linkin Park Auckland Date Announced

Is Linkin Park coming all the way down south just to play one show in New Zealand in February or is there an Australian tour about to be announced?

August 26, 2012
Neil Young. image by Ros O'Gorman
NBC.com Reports Neil Young First Man On The Moon Dead

NBC today credited rock legend Neil Young with two things he had never done ... dead and walked on the moon.

August 26, 2012
Strangers
Strangers Debut Produced By Tom Larkin Of Shihad

Shihad’s Tom Larkin has produced the debut album for Sydney band Strangers.

August 26, 2012
Evermore
Evermore Follow The Sun For Album Four

Evermore have titled their long awaited forth studio album ‘Follow The Sun’ and will release the album through a new label, Universal Music.

August 26, 2012
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Duran Duran Cancel New Jersey Show

Duran Duran have had to cancel their Atlantic City show because keyboard player Nick Rhodes is ill.

August 26, 2012
The Sapphires, Noise11, Photo
The Sapphires Remains ARIA Number One Album

The Soundtrack to the film “The Sapphires” stays at No.1 for a second week, whilst it was also again at No.2 for a second week on the Australian Box Office report, only dropping 17% from the previous weeks box office receipts (most second week films drop dramatically, so 17% is a good thing).

August 26, 2012
Guy Sebastian and Lupe Fiasco on set
Guy Sebastian Maintains Top Spot On ARIA Singles Chart

Guy Sebastian stays at No.1 for a second week with his sixth chart-topping single “Battle Scars”, picking up a Gold sales certification and it becomes his third consecutive two-week-running No.1 track, as “Like it Like That” (Sept 2009) and “Who’s That Girl” (Dec 2011) both spent two weeks at the top.

August 26, 2012
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young & Crazy Horse Names New Album

Neil Young made it official on Friday, announcing that the new 2-CD set with Crazy Horse, Psychedelic Pill, would be released in October.

August 25, 2012
Jerry Nelson
Sesame Street’s Count Von Count Jerry Nelson Dead At 78

The Count from Sesame Street is dead. Jerry Nelson, the voice of Count Von Count has died at his Cape Cod home at the age of 78.

August 25, 2012
Apple
Samsung Copied Apple Court Rules

Samsung has been ordered to pay Apple $1 billion after a landmark trial has found that Samsung infringed on Apple’s copyright in making smartphone.

August 25, 2012
The Rolling Stones at The Marquee, noise11.com, photo
Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary Announcement Brewing

Rolling Stones fans should finally hear news of what this 50th anniversary will be all about soon.

August 24, 2012
Janis Martin Blanco Sessions
Check Out Janis Martin’s Last Recording

We will soon hear some previously unreleased Janis Martin music.

August 24, 2012
Ball Park Music Museum
Ball Park Music To Release Second Album Museum

Ball Park Music will release their second album ‘Museum’ exactly 13 months after the release of their debut ‘Happiness and Surrounding Suburbs’.

August 24, 2012
Melissa Manchester
Melissa Manchester To Tour Australia

Grammy award winning singer songwriter Melissa Manchester will tour Australia from late October.

August 24, 2012
Turbonegro photo Richard Eriksen
Turbonegro Return To Australia

“Most rock bands start as a riot but end up as a parody. We started up as a parody but ended up as a revolution”, says bassist Thomas Seltzer A.K.A. Happy-Tom from Norwegian band, Turbonegro.

August 24, 2012
Gossip
Gossip Discovered Feminist Punk Movement Via Penpals

Gossip found out about underground music thanks to their pen pals notifying them of feminist punk rock movement Riot Grrrl.

August 24, 2012
Avril Lavigne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Nickelback Rocker Gives Avril Lavigne Platinum Engagement Ring

Chad Kroeger created Avril Lavigne's 'dream' engagement ring.

August 24, 2012
Muse - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image: noise11.com
No Baby Blues For Matt Bellamy From Muse

Matt Bellamy and Kate Hudson feel "extremely lucky" as their baby son sleeps so well.

August 24, 2012
Barbra Streisand Release Me
Barbra Streisand Releases Songs From The Vault

The rumored career spanning box set from Barbra Streisand doesn't seem to be in the cards for the near future, but she is teasing us with Release Me, eleven tracks from the vaults, on October 9 via Columbia.

August 24, 2012
Ronan Keating - photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Ronan Keating Deserves What He Got

Ronan Keating admits he "deserved" what happened to him after his wife left him following a seven-month affair.

August 24, 2012
Christina Aguilera photo by Ros O'Gorman
Christina Aguilera Wants To F*ck Your Body

“All I wanna do is fuck your body” Christina Aguilera sings in her new song ‘Your Body’.

August 24, 2012
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears’ Third Wedding Will Be Small And Intimate

Britney Spears will marry third husband Jason Trawick in a "small and intimate" ceremony.

August 24, 2012
Noel Gallagher: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher Might Still Be A Roadie If Not For Oasis Success

Oasis star Noel Gallagher would still be a roadie if his music career hadn't worked out.

August 24, 2012