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Nick Menza Megadeth
Nick Menza Died Of Heart Attack Autopsy Shows

When Nick Menza, former drummer for Megadeth, collapsed and died on stage this past Saturday, some people started speculating that it had to be drug related as Menza was only 51.

May 26, 2016
Gene Simmons, Kiss. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Gene Simmons Calls Out Madonna For Miming

Gene Simmons has called out Madonna and Rihanna for miming, the irony being Kiss doctored all of their live albums in the studio.

May 26, 2016
Gordon Downie
The Tragically Hip Announce Dates Following Cancer Revelation

Yesterday, the Tragically Hip announced that their lead singer, Gordon Downie, was suffering from terminal brain cancer.

May 26, 2016
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Robert Plant And Jimmy Page To Appear At Stairway To Heaven Trial

Both Robert Plant and Jimmy Page plan to be present for the Stairway to Heaven trial brought against the pair by the estate of Spirit songwriter Randy California.

May 26, 2016
Jon Bon Jovi, Bon Jovi, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Bon Jovi Downs Tools On Next Album

Last August, Bon Jovi released their album Burning Bridges which was, for all intents and purposes, the band's way of fulfilling their contractual obligation to Mercury Records with whom they had recorded since their 1984 debut.

May 26, 2016
Bette Midler photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bette Midler To Perform With Nile Rodgers And Chic

Nile Rodgers has announced the initial lineup for the second Fold (Freak Out, Let's Dance) Festival.

May 26, 2016
Richard Ashcroft
Richard Ashcroft Plays London #SETLIST

Former Verve frontman Richard Ashcroft pointed the way out of Adidas adorned and desert booted nineties nostalgia.

May 26, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Alleged Prince Relatives Refuse Blood Test

Two people who have come forward claiming to be related to Prince are formally objecting to the requirement for blood and genetic tests that are being required by the court to establish a relationship with the late singer.

May 26, 2016
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Responds To Beyonce In Song

Rapper Jay Z has acknowledged his wife Beyonce's headline-grabbing new album Lemonade in a new rap verse.

May 25, 2016
Paul McCartney photo by MaryMcCartney, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Launches Video Reality Series

Jaunt, the leading producer and publisher of fully-immersive cinematic virtual reality experiences, and legendary singer-songwriter Paul McCartney, today released the first two episodes of PURE McCartney VR, a six-part series of virtual reality (VR) documentary shorts.

May 25, 2016
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Stephen Tyler And Joan Jett To Make Discover Channel Nature Series

Six music artists, Dave Matthews, Joan Jett, Steven Tyler, Usher, Christina Aguilera and Ellie Goulding will be participating in a new summer series on the Discovery Channel.

May 25, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo, http://www.noise11.com
Beyonce Concert Evacuated In Minnesota

Thousands of Beyonce fans were evacuated from a concert in Minnesota on Monday night (23May16) due to a severe weather warning.

May 25, 2016
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Johnny Depp Surprises Pink On Live TV

Pink became hot and flustered when Johnny Depp showed up to surprise her during a live TV interview.

May 25, 2016
Gordon Downie
Gordon Downie of Tragically Hip Reveals He Has Terminal Cancer

Gordon Downie, lead singer of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame group The Tragically Hip, has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.

May 25, 2016
Bruce Foxton From The Jam
Bruce Foxton To Release New From The Jam Album

Original The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton has released Smash The Clock, co-written with From The Jam band mate Russell Hastings and featuring guest appearances from Paul Weller, Wilko Johnson and Paul Jones. The album was recorded at Paul Weller’s Black Barn studios.

May 25, 2016
Oderus Urungus, Gwar. Photo By Ros O'Gorman
GWAR Begin Work On Next Album

GWAR are in the studio working on a new album, at least according to a new video, Pusty's Mailbag, hosted by band member Pustulus Maximus.

May 25, 2016
Calvin Harris: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Calvin Harris Returns To Work After Car Crash

DJ Calvin Harris is expected to return to work in Las Vegas on Thursday after recovering from a Friday night car crash.

May 25, 2016
Selena Gomez, music news, noise11.com
Selena Gomez and Joe Jonas’ DNCE Australian Dates

Pop star Selena Gomez will team up with Joe Jonas’ DNCE for Australian dates in August.

May 25, 2016
Tilda Swinton To Accept CFDA Honor For David Bowie

Actress Tilda Swinton will accept David Bowie's posthumous style honour at the 2016 Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards on his family's behalf.

May 25, 2016
Russell Morris November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Russell Morris Performs At Brazil Music Festival

Australian music legend Russell Morris continues his tour of The America’s with two shows in Brazil on the weekend.

May 24, 2016
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Resurrect Creep For Paris

Radiohead performed their first hit ‘Creep’ for the first time since 2009 last night in Paris.

May 24, 2016
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Chili Peppers Play First Show With Mended Anthony Kiedis

Red Hot Chili Peppers have returned to active duty for their first show since singer Anthony Kiedis was hospitalised with flu.

May 24, 2016
Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt Mistaken For Jodie Foster At Starbucks

Helen Hunt had an interesting morning. She was mistaken for Jodie Foster when she tried to order a coffee at Starbucks today.

May 24, 2016
Riff Raiders
Riff Raiders To Perform Cheap Trick At Budokan At Flying Saucer Club

Cheap Trick fans will be able to relive the live classic ‘At Budokan’ when Riff Raiders perform the album from start to finish at the Flying Saucer Club in June.

May 24, 2016
Ramones
40th Anniversary Of The Ramones Debut On The Way

The Ramones iconic debut ‘Ramones’ turned 40 in April and will be expanded for an anniversary edition in June.

May 24, 2016
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Responds To Critics After Billboard Prince Tribute

Madonna describes her tribute to Prince with Stevie Wonder as "epic".

May 24, 2016
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Photo By Graham Spillard
Anthony Kiedis Better By Flea Says Rock Is Dead

Anthony Kiedis of the Red Hot Chili Peppers is on the mend after being hospitalized on Saturday the 14th for the flu.

May 24, 2016
Garbage photo by Joseph Cultice
Garbage Release ‘Empty’ VIDEO

Garbage have revealed the video for ‘Empty’, the first single from their upcoming ‘Strange Little Birds’ album.

May 24, 2016
The Avalanches Since I Left You
The Avalanches Slip Out A New Trailer For Something Or Other

The Avalanches may or may not have a new album coming and they may or may not have a documentary coming. The future is unclear and even murkier based on a new Avalanches trailer that has just gone on line.

May 24, 2016
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
U2 To Release Paris iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE On DVD

U2 will continue their tradition of releasing a concert video of each tour with U2 iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Live in Paris. Available on DVD and Blu-Ray, the concert will be released on June 10.

May 24, 2016