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Ros O'Gorman Photo, James Blunt, Plenary Melbourne 2014
James Blunt Pays An Emotional Tribute To Carrie Fisher

James Blunt has paid an emotional tribute to his "American mother" Carrie Fisher.

February 20, 2017
LeAnn Rimes, music news, noise11.com
LeAnn Rimes Plays The UK SETLIST

With a mid-afternoon announcement that the concert was sold out, Birmingham's Symphony Hall filled slowly for opening act Dan Layus.

February 20, 2017
Kurt Cobain, music news, noise11.com
Kurt Cobain Would Have Been 50 Today

Nirvana’s frontman Kurt Cobain would have turned 50 on 20th February 2017. To celebrate the life of a pivotal figure in the grunge movement, music licensing organisation PPL has revealed a Top 20 chart of the most-played Nirvana tracks on UK radio and TV in the 21st century.

February 20, 2017
Bill Frisell
Bill Frisell A Portrait Documentary To Premiere At SXSW

The documentary ‘Bill Frisell A Portrait’, by Australian filmmaker Emma Franz, will have its world premiere at SXSW in March.

February 20, 2017
Rag n Bone
Rag’n’Bone Man Has Fastest Selling Debut Album For Male Artist This Century

Congratulations to Rag’n’Bone Man, who celebrates a massive opening week with his debut album Human as it lands straight in at Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart.

February 20, 2017
Lisa Marie Presley
Police Confirm Presley Family Investigated For Child Abuse

Police officers in Beverly Hills have confirmed they received child abuse allegations relating to Lisa Marie Presley's family last summer.

February 20, 2017
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Melbourne Loses The Air Awards To Adelaide

After 10 years Melbourne has lost the Air Awards to Adelaide.

February 20, 2017
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Harry Styles Sister Warns Of Bogus Twitter Account

One Direction star Harry Styles' sister has urged his fans to "stay sharp, stay suspicious, stay safe" after releasing information about a bogus Twitter account preying on vulnerable girls.

February 20, 2017
Big Sean
Big Sean Denies He Was Slapped By Fan At Album Signing

Big Sean has denied reports that a fan allegedly slapped him during a signing for his new album.

February 20, 2017
Lana Del Rey image photo noise11
Lana Del Rey Teases New Music

Lana Del Rey has sparked rumours of new music by having a series of mysterious posters installed around Los Angeles.

February 20, 2017
Fifty Shades Darker
Australian Charts: Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack Is ARIA No 1 Album

For the first time EVER a second soundtrack from a film series has not only topped the ARIA Albums chart but has also debuted in the No.1 spot, as this week the "Fifty Shades Darker" soundtrack takes out the top spot of three high new entries.

February 20, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran Stays No 1 On ARIA Singles

Ed Sheeran lands his longest running No.1 single in Australia this week, as "Shape of You" stays atop the ARIA Singles Chart for a sixth straight week, whilst his "Castle on the Hill" is still overlooking his shape, by staying stable at No.2 for a sixth week also.

February 20, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran Spends Sixth Week At No 1 In UK

He's done it again! Ed Sheeran holds onto the Number 1 spot of the Official Singles Chart for a sixth week with Shape of You.

February 19, 2017
Bruce Springsteen and Nils Lofgren perform at AAMI Park on Thursday 2 February 2017. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Completes Australian Tour In The Hunter Valley

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have wrapped up their Australian tour in the New South Wales Hunter Valley.

February 19, 2017
Clyde Stubblefield
R.I.P. Clyde Stubblefield Drummer For James Brown 1943-2017

U.S. drummer Clyde Stubblefield, best known for his work with James Brown, has died from liver failure at the age of 73.

February 19, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Ed Sheeran Releases How Would You Feel And Its Already No 1 In Australia

Ed Sheeran’s new song ‘How Would You Feel (Paean) debuted at no 1 on the iTunes chart in Australia as soon as it was released on Friday.

February 19, 2017
Peter Skellern
R.I.P. Peter Skellern 1947-2017

UK pop star turned priest Peter Skellern has died from brain cancer at the age of 69.

February 18, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts : Ed Sheeran Has Three Top 10 Hits This Week

Ed Sheeran has three songs in the Australian Top 10 downloads this week.

February 18, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts – Ed Sheeran Is Still No 1 On Spotify Chart

Ed Sheeran ‘Shape Of You’ remains the no 1 song on Spotify in Australia this week.

February 18, 2017
Snakehips and MØ Don't Leave
Australian Charts: Snakehips & MØ Stay No 1 In Australia

Snakehips & MØ ‘Don’t Leave’ continues to dominate the Shazam Top 10 in Australia this week.

February 18, 2017
Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith
Queen Latifah To Be Honoured At Black Film Festival

Rapper and actress Queen Latifah is set to be recognised as an Entertainment Icon at the upcoming American Black Film Festival Honors.

February 18, 2017
Reba McEntire, music news, noise11.com
Reba McEntire Plays The Ryman SETLIST

Reba McEntire has been talking about her excitement about bringing her show to the Ryman Auditorium, a venue that she had, amazingly, never played in her forty year recording career.

February 18, 2017
Joan Baez, noise11.com. music news
Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Indigo Girls Announce US Tour

The "Four Voices Tour" featuring Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter and the Indigo Girls is set for the US in June.

February 17, 2017
Midnight Oil, Peter Garrett, Waveaid, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Midnight Oil Announce The Great Circle 2017 Tour

Midnight Oil have announced dates for their The Great Circle world tour of 2017.

February 17, 2017
Midnight Oil, Peter Garrett, Waveaid, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Midnight Oil To Play USA Before Australia

Midnight Oil has two dates on sale in the USA before their Australian tour later in the year.

February 17, 2017
Busby Marou Postcards From The Shell House
Tom Busby of Busby Marou Is At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Tom Busby of Busby Marou tells Paul Cashmere about the third Busby Marou album ‘Postcards From The Shell House’ this week at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

February 17, 2017
Walter Junie Morrison
R.I.P. Walter ‘Junie’ Morrison of Ohio Players 1954-2017

Walter "Junie" Morrison, who left his musical mark on both the Ohio Players and Parliament-Funkadelic, has died at the age of 62.

February 17, 2017
Moody Blues Days of Future Past 50
Moody Blues To Mark 50th Anniversary Of Day Of Future Passed With Tour

The Moody Blues will return to North America in June and July to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of their album Days of Future Passed.

February 17, 2017
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Leads ACM Award Nominations

Keith Urban is leading the way with seven nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACMs).

February 17, 2017
Busby Marou Postcards From The Shell House
New Music Releases For 17 February 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Ryan Adams, Busby Marou, Alison Krauss, Holly Throsby, The Wiggles, Katie Noonan, Electric Guest and Trainspotting 2 soundtrack.

February 17, 2017