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Angels & Airwaves
Angels & Airwaves Book Soundwave Sideshows

Blink 182 side project Angels & Airwaves have now booked sideshows from Soundwave.

January 19, 2012
Foster The People. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Kid Cudi, Foster The People, Bette Midler, Josh Groban And More

Kid Cudi eats “tai” in Sydney, Foster The People pimp surgical masks, Bette Midler resists bitchiness, Josh Groban hangs with Rush and heaps more.

January 19, 2012
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LL Cool J Booked To Host The Grammys

NCIS star and R&B legend LL Cool J has been booked to host the 2012 Grammy Awards.

January 19, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
LISTEN: New Bruce Springsteen We Take Care Of Our Own

Bruce Springsteen will release a brand new song sometime today (January 19) through Amazon.

January 19, 2012
The Mountain Goats
The Mountain Goats Tour Australia In May

Kooky indie act The Mountain Goats are set to scoot around the nation in May.

January 19, 2012
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Says The ‘Bitch Ban’ Is Fake

Jay-Z denies reports that would stop using the word ‘bitch’ in his raps after the birth of his daughter Blue Ivy.

January 19, 2012
Jimmy Barnes photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jimmy Barnes Hits Billboard Dance Chart With DJ Yaleidys

Pub rock icon Jimmy Barnes has appeared on a house track by DJ Yaleidys covering Dragon’s ‘April Sun In Cuba'.

January 19, 2012
Hoodoo Gurus 2012
Hoodoo Gurus Announce 30th Anniversary Plans

Hoodoo Gurus will mark their 30th anniversary with a mini-festival around Australia.

January 19, 2012
Slipknot. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Corey Taylor Of Slipknot And Stone Sour Records With Dave Grohl

Frontman for Slipknot and Stone Sour, Corey Taylor, says he’s recorded a song with Foo Fighters’ frontman Dave Grohl.

January 18, 2012
360 with The Living End
360 To Appear With The Living End At Gold Coast Big Day Out

Rapper 360 has let the cat out of the bag for what promises to be a very interesting collaboration this weekend.

January 18, 2012
Cody Simpson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Rihanna, Fear Factory, Cody Simpson, Adam Levine And More

Rihanna endorses faithfulness, Fear Factory appear on Daily Show (kinda), Cody meet Travolta, Adam Levine smokes it up with Wiz Khalifa, and heaps more.

January 18, 2012
George Harrison
George Harrison iPad App To Be Released In February

George “The Quiet One” Harrison has an iPad app heading out to technology buffs this February.

January 18, 2012
Biffy Clyro - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Biffy Clyro Discuss Their Forthcoming Double Album

Ambitious, stadium-rocking Scots Biffy Clyro say their new double album will be rather eclectic.

January 18, 2012
Busby Marou at
Busby Marou and Bliss N Eso To Play Aussie BBQ In USA

The annual Aussie BBQ will kick off in Los Angeles on March 11 with Busby Marou, Bliss N Eso, Big Scary and Emma Louise the first acts announced for the show.

January 18, 2012
Barry Adamson
Barry Adamson Forced To Cancel Australian Promo Tour

Barry Adamson - whose bass skills have been heard in The Bad Seeds and Magazine to name a few – has unfortunately had to cancel his appearances in Melbourne and Sydney next week.

January 18, 2012
Ladyhawke Offers Teaser For Her New Album

Synth-pop breakout artist Ladyhawke offers a teaser trailer for her long-awaited second album.

January 18, 2012
PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey Singles Out Sexist Gig Review

PJ Harvey has silently pointed out a review of her Perth show drenched in gender stereotypes and the general feeling that women need to prove themselves worthy of inclusion in the gang of their male counterparts.

January 18, 2012
Morning Of The Earth
Lior and Gyan Join Brian Cadd and Tim Gaze For Morning Of The Earth

The new ‘Morning Of The Earth’ tour will have something never done before for the soundtrack – a female singer.

January 18, 2012
Paul Simon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Simon Celebrates Graceland Anniversary With Doco And Special Editions

Commemorative editions and a documentary will honour the 25th anniversary of Paul Simon’s Graceland album.

January 18, 2012
Rob Halford, Judas Priest - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Judas Priest Plan Mammoth, Career-Spanning Box Set

Retiring metal legends Judas Priest have announced a 17-CD, career-spanning box set.

January 18, 2012
Jay Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Vows To Drop The Word “Bitch”

Jay-Z has sworn to stop using the word “bitch” in his lyrics now that his daughter Blue Ivy Carter has entered the world.

January 18, 2012
The Mars Volta - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Mars Volta Announce Their Sixth Album

Prog rock space cadets The Mars Volta have announced their sixth album Noctourniquet.

January 18, 2012
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Ellen Invites Walk Off The Earth On Her Show

Ellen Degeneres has invited viral sensations Walk Off The Earth to perform their Gotye and Kimbra cover on her ‘The Ellen Show’.

January 18, 2012
Katy Perry The Sims 3
Katy Perry Sims Game On The Way

Katy Perry is collaborating with Electronic Arts to create a Katy Perry themed Sims game.

January 18, 2012
Betty White
Happy 90th Birthday, Betty White!

Actress, comedian, former model and all round Hollywood legend Betty White has hit the big 9-0 and we at Noise 11 like to wish her a big Happy Birthday!

January 17, 2012
Georgia Fair - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Busby Marou And Georgia Fair Add FNQ Tour Dates

Tender folkies Busby Marou and Georgia Fair have added five Far North Queensland dates to their mammoth East Coast tour.

January 17, 2012
Ken West, Big Day Out
Big Day Out Pulls Out Of New Zealand

New Zealand is about to see its last ever Big Day Out.

January 17, 2012
Chuck D of Public Enemy. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Public Enemy Promise Two New Albums

Chuck D of rap instigators Public Enemy has promised two new albums in 2012.

January 17, 2012
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Vanilla Ice, Black Keys, Bootsy Collins, Sia And More

Vanilla Ice praises MLK (sic), Black Keys wanna game with cranky tweens, Bootsy Collins looks rad, Sia’s makin’ hits, and heaps more.

January 17, 2012
Backtrack Australian Tour 2012
Strike Hard Bookings Shuts Up Shop

Wollongong’s Strike Hard Bookings is closing its doors and the founders are moving on to bigger things.

January 17, 2012