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Tubular Bells For Two
Tubular Bells To Be Performed At Melbourne Recital Centre

Multi-instrumentalists Aidan Roberts and Daniel Holdsworth will be performing Mike Oldfield’s classic ‘Tubular Bells’ in full at the Melbourne Recital Centre in February.

December 3, 2012
Deep Purple: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
Deep Purple Among Public’s Choice For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

Sometime in the next two weeks, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will announce their five inductees for 2013.

December 3, 2012
Neil Young. image by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young And Crazy Horse To Perform At Sandy Benefit

Neil Young & Crazy Horse have announced that they will perform a special benefit concert on December 6th, 2012, at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, NJ, with proceeds going to aid victims of Superstorm Sandy.

December 3, 2012
Bruce Springsteen - image by Ros O'Gorman,, photos
Bruce Springsteen Adds 17 More UK Dates

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have announced 17 additional dates and a return to the UK for the 2013 leg of the 'Wrecking Ball' World Tour.

December 3, 2012
Thin Lizzy 2012
Thin Lizzy Announce Aussie Sideshows

Thin Lizzy will perform their own shows when they come to Australia for the Kiss and Motley Crue tour.

December 3, 2012
Alice Cooper, Noise11, Photo
Alice Cooper Joined By Johnny Depp Onstage In L.A.

Alice Cooper continued his US tour 'Raise The Dead' last night with a gig at the Orpheum Theatre in LA .

December 3, 2012
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban : Nicole Changed My Life Profoundly

Keith Urban says that his wife Nicole Kidman altered his entire perspective on life in the most 'profound' way.

December 3, 2012
Jenny Johnson
Chris Brown Gets Into Nasty Twitter Exchange With Comedienne

This past Sunday, comedian Jenny Johnson (@JennyJohnsonHi5) got involved in a (nasty) Twitter exchange with Chris Brown ' one that ultimately led him to delete his own Twitter account.

December 3, 2012
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Harry Styles Livid At Cyber Bullies

Harry Styles is apparently 'livid' that internet bullies have been targeting Taylor Swift.

December 3, 2012
Flo Rida - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Watch Flo Rida’s New Video

Check out the eagerly anticipated official new video for "Let It Roll" by Flo Rida shot in his hometown.

December 3, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Comparing Guy Sebastian With Other Number One Gaps

Guy Sebastian has just landed his second No.1 album in Australia with his seventh album “Armageddon”, two weeks shy of nine years since he first hit the top of the ARIA Albums chart with his Australian Idol packed debut album “Just as I Am”. 

December 3, 2012
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie To Perform At Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Kylie Minogue and Ne-Yo will perform at a concert honouring the winner of the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize next month.

December 3, 2012
Muse - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Matt Bellamy Breaks Foot, Muse Cancel Gigs

Muse have cancelled three European shows after frontman Matt Bellamy broke his foot.

December 3, 2012
ARIA, music news,
Counter Productive: Frog Dissects The ARIAs

I’ll be honest straight up-I didn’t watch the ARIA’s this week. Furthermore it wasn’t until I saw some mention of it somewhere that I even knew they were on. I feel bad saying that, but from the reports and comments I’ve seen since then I’m not alone.

December 3, 2012
Mumford & Sons - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons : Taylor Swift Is A Bitch

Mumford & Sons have joked that Taylor Swift is a "bitch" for beating their record for the fastest selling album in 2012.

December 3, 2012
Amy Winehouse
Mitch Winehouse Wants Lady Gaga To Play Amy In Biopic

Amy Winehouse's father thinks Lady Gaga would "be great" in a biopic of the late star's life.

December 3, 2012
Birdy: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Birdy Announces Australian Tour

Birdy will tour Australia in April.

December 3, 2012
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds To Perform With Sydney Symphony

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds together with members of the Sydney Symphony will perform at the Sydney Opera House in February.

December 3, 2012
Led Zeppelin 2012
Led Zeppelin And Buddy Guy Receive Kennedy Honours

Both Led Zeppelin and Buddy Guy were awarded America’s greatest cultural honour, the Kennedy Award at The White House in Washington on Sunday.

December 3, 2012
Dr Dre, music news,
Dr Dre Is The Highest Paid Artist Of The Year

Dr Dre earned more than any other act on the planet during 2012 but not for his music.

December 2, 2012
Bernard Fanning, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Bernard Fanning To Release Second Solo Album

Former Powderfinger singer Bernard Fanning will release his second solo album in mid-2013.

December 2, 2012
Dylan By Ken Regan
Music Photographer Ken Regan Loses Battle With Cancer

Photographer Ken Regan, who earned the trust and respect of people like Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones, has lost his battle with cancer.

December 2, 2012
Rick Astley, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Rick Astley Suffers Food Poisoning, Cancels Final Australian Show

Rick Astley was forced to cancel his final Australian show in Melbourne last night after being struck down with food poisoning.

December 2, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Earns His Second ARIA No 1 Album

Guy Sebastian earns his second No.1 album in Australia with his seventh studio album “Armageddon”, which climbs three places to the top of the ARIA Albums chart this week. It’s exactly nine years since he first topped the ARIA Charts with his debut single “Angels Brought Me Here” landing at the top this week in 2003 (1-Dec-2003).

December 2, 2012
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore Tops ARIA Singles Chart

Macklemore moves up to the No.1 spot in Australia with his first track to chart here, “Thrift Shop”, replacing X-Factor winner Samantha Jade after just one week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart, she’s down to No.2 this week.

December 2, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Robert Plant Bluesfest Sideshow Announced

Robert Plant will play additional shows around Australia in addition to his Bluesfest headline spot.

December 2, 2012
The Beatles
The Beatles Rare Early What Goes On Demo For Auction

A rare 1963 Beatles demo of ‘What Goes On’ is expected to fetch big money when it goes to auction this month.

December 1, 2012
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Cancels Israeli Concert

Stevie Wonder has pulled out of a fundraiser for the Israeli military this week on a United Nations recommendation.

December 1, 2012
Led Zeppelin 2012
Led Zeppelin To Appear On David Letterman Show

David Letterman will interview the surviving members of Led Zeppelin on his show on Monday.

December 1, 2012
Nickelback: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Nickelback At Rod Laver Arena Melbourne November 27 2012 REVIEW

A very enthused crowd packed out Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Tuesday the 27th of November when Nickelback performed an alcohol fuelled set, supported by hard rock duo Jackson Firebird.

December 1, 2012