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John Legend, Image, Ros O'Gorman
John Legend Disregards Racist Remark

Singer John Legend has broken his silence about a vulgar verbal attack he experienced in New York this week, insisting he was not "hurt" by the incident.

January 23, 2017
Luke Bryan, music news, noise11.com
Luke Bryan To Perform National Anthem At Super Bowl

Country star Luke Bryan will sing the U.S. National Anthem at the 2017 Super Bowl.

January 23, 2017
Pat Benatar, music news, noise11.com
First Pat Benatar Song In 10 Years Is Anthem For Female Rights

Pat Benatar has released a brand new song, Shine, dedicated to the women's movement and Saturday's Women's March on Washington as an "anthem and rallying cry".

January 23, 2017
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Pink Takes New Baby On Women’s March

New mum Pink took her four-week-old son and eldest daughter to the Women's March in Los Angeles.

January 23, 2017
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 Clarifies Her Poorly Presented Rally Rant

Madonna has issued a statement trying to explain the speech she made yesterday in Washington during the women's march.

January 23, 2017
Geri Halliwell Geri Horner
Geri Horner Is A New Mum

Geri Horner has given birth to a son.

January 22, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran Is All Over Shazam

Ed Sheeran fans are all over Shazam this week with his ‘Shape Of You’ and ‘Castle On The Hill’ songs taking up the top spots.

January 22, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran Has Top Two Streamed Songs

Ed Sheeran has continued to dominate streaming in Australia with ‘Shape of You’ and ‘Castle On The Hill’ stable at numbers one and two.

January 22, 2017
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Delivers Speech At Anti-Trump Women’s March In Washington

Madonna turned the air blue at the Women's March in Washington, D.C. with a string of 'F' words during her stirring anti-Donald Trump speech.

January 22, 2017
Maggie Roche, one of the trio of sisters who made up The Roches, died on Saturday after a long battle with cancer at the age of 65.
R.I.P. Maggie Roche of the Roche Sisters 1951-2017

Maggie Roche, one of the trio of sisters who made up The Roches, died on Saturday after a long battle with cancer at the age of 65.

January 22, 2017
Spooky Tooth
R.I.P. Mike Kelly of Spooky Tooth 1947-2017

Mike Kellie, who played drums for Spooky Tooth, The Only Ones and a number of other acts, died on Wednesday, January 18 after a short illness.

January 22, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran Has The Top Two Songs Again This Week

The two new Ed Sheeran songs ‘Shape of You’ and ‘Castle On The Hill’ have continued to top the Australian download chart for the past 15 days.

January 21, 2017
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Performs One With Lang Lang In China

Chinese pianist Lang Lang joined Metallica at their Beijing show this week.

January 21, 2017
George Michael, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Final George Michael Recording May Be Released Soon

It looks as if one of George Michael‘s last known recorded songs could soon see the light of day, says collaborator Naughty Boy.

January 21, 2017
Miguel Ferrer
R.I.P. Miguel Ferrer 1955-2017

NCIS star Miguel Ferrer has lost his battle with cancer at age 61.

January 20, 2017
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett To Join Patti Smith For Final Australian Show

Patti Smith will welcome Courtney Barnett for her final Australian show at Festival Hall in Melbourne on April 20.

January 20, 2017
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Kasey Chambers Joins Noise11 At iHeartRadio

Australia’s country superstar Kasey Chambers is at Noise11 this week to tell you about her new album ‘Dragonfly’ on iHeartRadio.

January 20, 2017
Arcade Fire, Big Day Out Melbourne
Arcade Fire Release First New Song In Four Years ‘I Give You Power’

Arcade Fire are back with their first new song in four years and it features Mavis Staples.

January 20, 2017
Bruce Springsteen, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bruce Springsteen Has Played A Special Show For White House Staff

On Thursday, January 12, Bruce Springsteen visited what has become one of his favorite stomping grounds over the last eight years, The White House, for a special acoustic set.

January 20, 2017
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Gorillaz Just Released A New Song And It Is Anti-Trump

Gorillaz have something to say about America's second most voted for politician of 2016 Donald Trump.

January 20, 2017
Iron Maiden performed at Rod Laver Arena on Monday 9 May 2016. Iron Maiden are touring Australia as part of the Book Of Souls World Tour.
Iron Maiden To Give Book of Souls Tour Another Run In USA

Iron Maiden is doubling up on the number of Book of Souls Tour shows they are doing this year in North America.

January 20, 2017
Celine Dion - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Celine Dion Records New Original Song For Beauty and the Beast

In 1991, Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson went to number 9 on the Hot 100 and 3 on the Adult Contemporary chart with her version of the title song from Disney's animated Beauty and the Beast.

January 20, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Richie To Make Sammy Davis Jr Biopic

Lionel Richie is producing a biopic about late entertainer Sammy Davis Jr.

January 20, 2017
Chip Taylor
Chip Taylor To Release New Song ‘A Song I Can Live With’

Brand new Songwriter Hall of Fame member Chip Taylor is set to release his latest album, A Song I Can Live With, on February 17 via Train Wreck Records.

January 20, 2017
Kasey Chambers Dragonfly
New Music Releases For 20 January 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Kasey Chambers, AFI, Run the Jewels, Marillion, Firewind, As it is, Mike Oldfield and the latest Skitz Mix.

January 20, 2017
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Launched Solo Career To Reject Failure

Ozzy Osbourne feared being a “loser” after Black Sabbath dropped him.

January 19, 2017
Ken Sparkes
Jukebox Saturday Night Tops Australia’s DVD Chart

Jukebox Saturday Night, the DVD based around the late Ken Sparkes Saturday night music cable show, is the number one DVD in Australia.

January 19, 2017
Daryl Braithwaite performs at APIA Good Times Tour at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda on Saturday 28 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
Daryl Braithwaite To Return To Work On January 26

Daryl Braithwaite is recovering after his recent hospital admission but will return to active duty on January 26.

January 19, 2017
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica To Perform At The 2017 Grammy Awards

Metallica will perform at the Grammy Awards is Los Angeles next month.

January 19, 2017
The Beatles
Paul McCartney Moves To Re-Acquire Beatles Catalogue

If everything goes by the word of the law, Paul McCartney will reacquire his music written with John Lennon while with the Beatles.

January 19, 2017