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Aretha Franklin and Dionne Warwick Feud Escalates

Aretha Franklin has accused fellow music icon Dionne Warwick of libel relating to remarks made at Whitney Houston's funeral in 2012.

April 27, 2017
James Taylor performs with his All Star Band in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday 8 February 2017. photo Ros OGorman
Sting and James Taylor Record With Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Yes, you read that headline correctly. A long list of artists are coming together with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for their album The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Friends, out on May 12 via the choir's own label.

April 27, 2017
Katherine Jackson
Katherine Jackson Drops Abuse Case Against Nephew

Jackson family matriarch Katherine Jackson has dismissed her elder abuse case against her caretaker nephew.

April 26, 2017
Toby Rand
(Toby) RAND Has A New Song Cellophane World

Melbourne singer-songwriter Toby Rand has a new solo project he calls RAND.

April 26, 2017
Dead By April
Dead By April To Tour Australia In July

Sweden’s Dead By April will tour Australia in July.

April 26, 2017
Brant Bjork
CherryRock017 Adds Brant Bjork And Reveals Schedule

Kyuss founder Brant Bjork has been added to CherryRock017 in Melbourne.

April 26, 2017
Paul McCartney with Newman
Paul McCartney Gets Beatles-like Welcome At Tokyo Airport

Paul McCartney has played the first of his Japanese shows for 2017 after receiving a Beatles-like welcome at Tokyo airport.

April 26, 2017
Original Bananarama Line-Up To Tour For First Time Ever

Sarah Dalin, Keren Woodward and Siobhan Fahey formed Bananarama in 1979 and were together until 1988 when Fahey left the trio yet, through all the years and the many hits, they never once went out on tour together.

April 26, 2017
Bette Midler photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bette Midler Nominated For Outer Critics Award For Hello Dolly

...and here we go. It's New York theater awards season.

April 26, 2017
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Mick Jagger Has Recorded A Duet With Country Star Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley is known as a world-class guitarist in the country field and has, on occasion, branched outside the genre like on June 18, 2013 when he took the stage with the Rolling Stones in Philadelphia to perform Dead Flowers.

April 26, 2017
Elton John Concert
Elton John Thanks Fans For Their Wishes

Elton John has thanked fans for the "avalanche of kindness" he has received following his recent hospitalization for a bacterial infection.

April 26, 2017
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Lashes Out At Biopic

Madonna has slammed the filmmakers behind a new biopic, insisting she is the only one that can tell her story.

April 26, 2017
Bongo Starkie at Noise11
Bob ‘Bongo’ Starkie Brings His Rock N Roll Band To The Union Club

Former Skyhooks guitarist will unwrap his Rock N Roll Band at The Union Club in Richmond on Saturday night.

April 25, 2017
Busby Marou - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Image:
Busby Marou Release ‘Paint This Land’ Video On ANZAC Day

Busby Marou have released a music video for the song ‘Paint This Land’ on ANZAC Day to acknowledge the role of indigenous servicemen and women in Australia’s defence history.

April 25, 2017
Paul McCartney Flowers In The Dirt reissue
Noise11 Exclusive: Paul McCartney Talks About Flowers In The Dirt

In June 1989 Paul McCartney released ‘Flowers In The Dirt’, his 16th album post-The Beatles.

April 25, 2017
Kerry Turman of The Temptations
R.I.P. Kerry Turman of The Temptations

Kerry Turman, longtime bass player for The Temptations, has been found dead in his hotel room.

April 25, 2017
Gorillaz - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Gorillaz Debut Another New Track ‘The Apprentice’

The new Gorillaz album, Humanz, hits the stores this coming Friday and we've had the chance to preview many of the cuts via various video releases.

April 25, 2017
Elton John Cancels Shows After Contracting Virus

Elton John has cancelled eight of his "The Million Dollar Piano" shows at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas after he was forced to rest to battle a bacterial infection.

April 25, 2017
Gregg Allman, Noise11, Photo
Gregg Allman Hospice Rumours Are Fake News

Gregg Allman has not entered Hospice despite the story being widely reported across the USA today.

April 25, 2017
The Angels perform at Red Hot Summer in Mornington at the Mornington Racecourse on Saturday 23 January 2016.
Bob Spencer To Rejoin The Angels While Rick Brewster Recovers

The Angels’ Melbourne shows will go ahead this weekend with former guitarist Bob Spencer re-joining the band after co-founder Rick Brewster was hospitalised for a stomach disorder.

April 25, 2017
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Dedicates Coachella Performance To Friend With Cancer

Lady Gaga dedicated one of her songs from her Coachella headlining set to a friend battling cancer.

April 25, 2017
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
No Doubt Bass Player Tony Kanal Says Reunion Not Far Off

No Doubt bass player Tony Kanal has assured fans the band will play again amid reports of a split.

April 25, 2017
Will Smith, music news,
Will Smith Resurrects Fresh Prince For Livewire Festival

DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince are set to put on a rare show at this summer's Livewire Festival in Blackpool, England.

April 25, 2017
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Lil Wayne Cuts Show Short After Hurled Drink

Lil Wayne cut short a gig in Idaho and stormed offstage on Sunday (23Apr17) after an unruly crowd member hurled a drink at the rapper.

April 25, 2017
Kraftwerk photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kraftwerk To Release 8 Disc Complete Catalogue As Live Performances

Over the past few years, Kraftwerk have played residencies at a number of art galleries and other venues around the world, performing one of eight studio albums in their entirety each night.

April 25, 2017
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Pharrell Williams Sells His Backing Singer Slot For Charity

Pharrell Williams boosted donations to the Humane Society of the United States at a fundraiser on Saturday (April 22) by offering attendees the chance to perform as his backing singers.

April 25, 2017
Steely Dan - image By Ros O'Gorman
Donald Fagen To Take New Band The Nightflyers On The Road

Donald Fagen has a new "special project" called The Nightflyers which he is touring with in August and September.

April 25, 2017
Justin Bieber Reflects On 2014 Arrest

Justin Bieber has shared his mugshot from his 2014 arrest on Instagram to reflect on how far he has come since then.

April 24, 2017
Kendrick Lamar
Travis Scott To Open For Kendrick Lamar On US Tour

Kendrick Lamar is taking Travis Scott and D.R.A.M. on tour with him.

April 24, 2017
DMA’s Release Their Cover Of Cher’s ‘Believe’

DMA’s acoustic version of the Cher hit ‘Believe’ has finally been released across all digital platforms for the first time.

April 24, 2017