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Ashton Kutcher Quits Twitter After Supporting Child Molester

Ashton Kutcher has “resigned” as a Twitter tweeter after posting support for a child molester.

November 12, 2011
Heavy D
Heavy D To Be Laid To Rest In New York

Rapper Heavy D will be laid to rest back home in New York after passing away on Tuesday at the age of 44.

November 12, 2011
The Beatles Abbey Road
Universal Music Buys EMI, Sony Gets EMI Publishing

Universal Music Group (UMG) has signed an agreement to buy EMI’s recorded music division for £1.2 billion. ($AUD1.8 billion, $US1.9 billion).

November 12, 2011
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Metallica To Headline Download Festival

METALLICA have today announced that they will headline the 10th Download Festival at Donington Park on Saturday 9 June 2012, with an exclusive UK performance oftheir best selling, No. 1 album Metallica, more commonly known simply as 'The Black Album'.

November 12, 2011
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Van Halen Heading To Interscope?

As long as they have existed, Van Halen has recorded for Warner Brothers records, but that is about to change. There are strong rumors that sometime next week, the band will become part of the Interscope family which is part of the Universal Music Group.

November 12, 2011
Nick Lowe and Ry Cooder - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Lowe Channeled Johnny Cash On New Record

Nick Lowe tells Noise11.com that the inspiration for one of the songs on his new album was his former father-in-law Johnny Cash.

November 12, 2011
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Queen + Michael Jackson Duet Coming

Queen guitarist Brian May has revealed that a duet featuring Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson will be released as a new Queen record in 2012.

November 12, 2011
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath To Reunite for Album and Tour

The original line-up of Black Sabbath have reunited to record their first album since 1978 and then take the show on the road.

November 12, 2011
Fucked Up
F**ked Up Announce Foo Fighters Sideshows

Canadian art-core band Fucked Up have announced a couple of shows alongside their Foo Fighters support.

November 11, 2011
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TwitBits: R.E.M., Dillinger Escape Plan, Will.I.Am, Jennifer Hudson And More

Michael Stipe visits Colbert, Dillinger/Mastodon side project reveals their name, Will.I.Am is on a large plane, Jennifer Hudson watches Dreamgirls, and heaps more.

November 11, 2011
Bleeding Knees Club
Bleeding Knees Club Tour Teenage Girls Up The East Coast

Brisbane brats Bleeding Knees Club plug their new single ‘Teenage Girls’ with an East Coast tour.

November 11, 2011
Seal - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Seal And Glee Lead This Week’s New Releases

Seal goes soul again, and Glee get in the yuletide spirit in a long list of new releases out today.

November 11, 2011
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Black Keys Offer New Track ‘Run Right Back’

Hear the new The Black Keys new song that they’re debuting for Record Store Day.

November 11, 2011
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Madonna Manager Responds To Leak

Madonna’s manager Guy Oseary has responded to the leaked Madonna trac ‘Give Me All Your Love’.

November 10, 2011
Heavy D
Heavy D Saw Doctor The Day Before He Died

Rapper Heavy D, who passed away at age 44-year in Los Angeles yesterday, had been to the doctor’s just the day before.

November 10, 2011
Low
Low Cancel Australian Tour

Regrettably, Low have been forced to cancel their upcoming Australian tour, including their appearance at the Golden Plains festival in March, 2012.

November 10, 2011
Jane Birkin, Noise11, Photo
Jane Birkin To Perform Songs Of Serge Gainsbourg In Australia

English singer/actress Jane Birkin will perform the songs of her former partner Serge Gainsbourg in a series of shows across Australia next March.

November 10, 2011
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eddie Vedder, Steve Jones, Johnny Marr Visit Portlandia

Eddie Vedder, Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones, Smiths’ Johnny Marr and more will appear on comedy Portlandia.

November 10, 2011
True Vibenation
True Vibenation Launch Debut Album

Sydney hip-hop trio True Vibenation have just released their debut album ‘The Sunshower Phenomenon’.

November 10, 2011
Leo Sayer Coming Home For Christmas
Leo Sayer Records Anti-War Christmas Song

Leo Sayer was driven to write a Christmas song that makes you think. ‘Coming Home For Christmas’, is a charity song for the troops stationed overseas during the holiday period.

November 10, 2011
One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful
One Direction Discuss The 20 Million Hits For Their Debut Single

Brit boyband One Direction spoke to Noise11 about their mammoth success and reveal their album release date.

November 10, 2011
Taylor Swift, Noise11, Photo
New York Is America’s Country Music Capital

Forget Nashville as the Country Music Capital of America. New York has taken the honor. According to Nielsen SoundScan most country albums sold in the United States are sold in New York.

November 10, 2011
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Keith Richards Awarded Mailer Prize

Keith Richards can add award winning author to his resume as his autobiography, Life, has taken the Mailer Prize for Distinguished Biography.

November 10, 2011
Joe Walsh. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Joe Walsh Auctions Himself For Charity

Joe Walsh is auctioning VIP Eagles seats and a meet and greet for the final Eagles show of 2011 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on November 19.

November 10, 2011
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
TwitBits: Taio Cruz, Steve Aoki, Katy Perry, Flea And More

Taio Cruz sucks up to Coldplay, Steve Aoki has a Tiesto collab, Katy Perry sells her clothes, Flea has presidential plans, and heaps more.

November 10, 2011
Brian Setzer
Brian Setzer Announces His Rockabilly Riot Tour

On his way for Bluesfest, Brian Setzer books sideshows for his Rockabilly Riot.

November 10, 2011
Blink 182, photo, Noise11
Mark Hoppus Wanted To Be In FBI

Mark Hoppus says his favourite book made him want to 'put on some gloves' and 'catch killers'.

November 10, 2011
Michael Jackson, Noise11, Photo
Michael Jackson Death Bed Up For Auction

Micheal Jackson's death bed has been put up for auction, it was announced today.

November 10, 2011
Monster Truck
Your New Favourite Artist: Monster Truck

Canadian stoner rock goofballs Monster Truck present their second EP, with guest vocals from Alexisonfire’s George Pettit.

November 9, 2011
Rihanna House
Rihanna House For Sale

Rihanna is selling her Beverly Hills mansion for $4.5 million.

November 9, 2011