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George Martin
R.I.P. Sir George Martin 1926-2016

Sir George Martin, The Beatles producer, has died at the age of 90.

March 9, 2016
Carole King, The Plenary, Melbourne, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Carole King To Perform Tapestry For First Time

Carole King will perform her classic album ‘Tapestry’ for the very first time in July.

March 9, 2016
GANGgajang
GANGgajang Debut First Approved Music Video From Uluru

GANGgajang have debuted the music video for ‘Circles In the Sand’, the first music video approved by the indigenous people of Uluru.

March 9, 2016
Aaron Huffman of Harvey Danger
R.I.P. Aaron Huffman of Harvey Danger at 43

Aaron Huffman, one of the two founders and the bass player for Harvey Danger, died from respiratory failure on Sunday at the age of 43.

March 9, 2016
Ross Hannaford, Caravan Club. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ross Hannaford’s Friends Talk About The Great Man

Ross Hannaford was an inspiration to so many musicians across Australia but in Melbourne he was revered as one of the greats.

March 9, 2016
Aretha Franklin, Noise11, Photo
Aretha Franklin Amazing Grace Doco Could See Release

Aretha Franklin and producer Alan Elliott are finally close to an agreement to release his documentary Amazing Grace.

March 9, 2016
Bill Wyman, noise11.com, music news
Bill Wyman Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer

Original Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

March 9, 2016
AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Is Over Angus Young Just Accept It

Angus Young has got to be kidding. After replacing his co-founder and brother Malcolm Young, after replacing the timekeeper Phil Rudd and now having to accept the resignation of singer Brian Johnson, AC/DC wants to continue with another singer? How greedy can one man be?

March 9, 2016
Janet Jackson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Jackson Postpones European Dates

Pop star Janet Jackson has postponed dates on her European tour three weeks before it was due to start.

March 9, 2016
Noel Gallagher: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher To Release Record Store Day Picture Disc

On 16 April, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will release an exclusive, limited edition 12” picture disc for Record Store Day - El Mexicano (The Reflex ‘La Revolucion’ Remixes) - featuring previously unreleased remixes of The Mexican by The Reflex.

March 9, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Major Lazer Performs In Havana

Major Lazer - the collaborative project of Diplo, Walshy Fire and Jillionaire - performed Sunday, March 6 to an estimated 400,000 fans at Tribuna José Martí in front of the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba.

March 9, 2016
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Is Running Out Of Time To Get Things Done

Country music legend Dolly Parton fears she'll die before she achieves all of her dreams.

March 8, 2016
Ross Hannaford, Memo Music Hall St Kilda, 18th July 2015. Photo by Mandy Hall
Ross Hannaford And Ross Wilson: Two School Kids Who Musically Clicked

Ross Hannaford and Ross Wilson were barely teenagers when they met. The meeting of the two Ross's would create one of the most iconic partnerships in Australian music history.

March 8, 2016
Henry Rollins
Henry Rollins Will Be All Talk On Aussie Tour

Henry Rollins Australian dates will be a return to the talk circuit for the one-time Black Flag singer.

March 8, 2016
Dusty
The Production Company To Revive Dusty For 2016 Season

The Production Company line-up for 2016 has been revealed with a revival of the Dusty Springfield bio-musical ‘Dusty’ making its long overdue return.

March 8, 2016
Ross Hannaford, Caravan Club. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. Daddy Cool Legend Ross Hannaford 1950-2016

Ross Hannaford, the guitarist for legendary Australian band Daddy Cool, has lost his battle with cancer at age 65.

March 8, 2016
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Postpone All Shows, Brian Johnson Forced To Quit Touring Immediately

AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson has been told to stop touring immediately of risk permanent deafness bringing AC/DC to an immediate halt.

March 8, 2016
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Morrissey May Run For Mayor of London

It has been confirmed that Morrissey, 56, has been asked to run for Mayor of London with the singer “seriously considering” the political post.

March 8, 2016
Sebastian Bach, music news, noise11.com
Sebastian Bach Delays Book Release

Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach has pushed out the release date for his new book and announced a North American tour.

March 8, 2016
Bob Dylan image
Bob Dylan To Release New Album ‘Fallen Angels’ In May

Bob Dylan will release his 37th studio album, Fallen Angels, on May 20 and, to promote the new set, has announced a new list of tour dates.

March 8, 2016
The Bugle Boys, music news, noise11.com
Bugle Boys To Play For Melbourne Comedy Festival

Bugle Boys will return to Melbourne for a Melbourne Comedy Festival run this month.

March 8, 2016
TinPan Orange
Tinpan Orange To Support Fifth Album With National Tour

Melbourne’s Tinpan Orange will “lap the map’ from April as their fifth album ‘Love Is A Dog’ is released.

March 8, 2016
Jimi Hendrix Smash Hits RSD COVER
Jimi Hendrix ‘Smash Hits’ To Be Reissued With Alternate Cover

Jimi Hendrix first compilation ‘Smash Hits’ will be reissued on vinyl with an alternate cover.

March 8, 2016
Randy Meisner, music news, noise11.com
Wife Of Eagles Co-Founder Randy Meisner Shot Dead

Reports are emerging that Lana Rae Meisner, the wife of former Eagles member Randy Meisner, was shot in the head and killed in the couple's home in Los Angeles.

March 8, 2016
Barbra Streisand images noise11.com
Barbra Streisand Is Recording With Daisy Ridley

It has not been confirmed what Daisy Ridley, Star Wars' Rey, was doing with Barbra Streisand in a recording studio, but Billboard has suggested that they recorded together.

March 8, 2016
India Arie
India.Arie Says Zoe Saldana Makes Ugly Nina Simone

Singer India.Arie has continued to voice her disapproval of Zoe Saldana portraying late jazz star Nina Simone.

March 8, 2016
Graham Nash - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Graham Nash Says Crosby Stills & Nash Is Over

Graham Nash has told a Dutch magazine that, most likely, Crosby, Stills and Nash are done.

March 7, 2016
Nickel-P
Hatebreed Drummer Nicholas Papantoniou Found Guilty of Murder

Hatebreed drummer Nicholas Papantoniou has been found guilty of felony murder, criminal possession of a firearm and first-degree burglary and could face a 90-year prison sentence.

March 7, 2016
One Direction, Zayn Malik, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Zayn ‘Mind of Mine’ Tracklisting Revealed

With the album released at the end of the month the track listing for Zayn's highly anticipated debut Mind of Mine has been announced.

March 7, 2016
GANGgajang Circle In The Sand
GANGgajang Become First Band Permitted To Film Video At Uluru

GANGajang’s new song ‘Circle In The Sand’ marks the first a band has been permitted to film on the sacred ground of Uluru.

March 7, 2016