Future DS2, music news, noise11.com
Future Tops US Chart, Tame Impala Comes In At 4

American rapper Future has debuted at number one on the Billboard chart with 'DS2' while Perth's Tame Impala have debuted at number 4 in America with 'Currents'.

July 23, 2015
Melbourne Music Bank 2015, music news, noise11.com
Bank Of Melbourne’s Melbourne Music Bank Returns For 2015

Melbourne Music Bank, the music initiative by the Bank of Melbourne, is back for 2015 with prizes aimed at nurturing talent, not rewarding celebrity.

July 21, 2015
Ross Hannaford, Memo Music Hall St Kilda, 18th July 2015. Photo by Mandy Hall
Melbourne Music Fans Turn Out To Support Ross Hannaford

You could feel the love in the room when Ross Hannaford attended the show in his name, Concert for Ross Hannaford, on both Saturday and Sunday.

July 20, 2015
John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John
ARIA Albums: John Farnham & Olivia Newton-John No 1 For Third Week

Both ARIA Charts maintain their No.1’s this week, as John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John are at the top for a third straight week with their album “Two Strong Hearts”, the album picking up a Gold (●) in sales too.

July 18, 2015
Meghan Trainor and John Legend, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Singles: Meghan Trainor and John Legend Spend 4th Week On Top

Meghan Trainor and John Legend are at No.1 for a fourth week in Australia, as their ballad “Like I’m Gonna Love You” maintains its lead over yet another onslaught of songs vying for the top spot.

July 18, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Splendour In The Grass Concerts To Be Streamed Live

Splendour In The Grass will stream full sets from Blur, Royal Blood, Of Monsters and Men, Peking Duk and Jarryd James this year.

July 18, 2015
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Is Up For An Emmy Award

Dave Grohl could earn himself an Emmy Award after Foo Fighters 'Sonic Highways' was nominated this week.

July 17, 2015
David Roy Williams Music, music news, noise11.com
David Williams Launches David Roy Williams Music

Shock Records founder David Williams has launched his new music group David Roy Williams Music.

July 17, 2015
Hot Chocolate Party Streaming
What If Your Streaming Services Were Real People? Check Out This Hilarious Pisstake

Spotify is going through a painful breakup with Apple Music coming along and offering something that it can’t … Taylor Swift.

July 17, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
David Bowie, Angus Young Guest On Noise11 iHeartRadio

David Bowie and AC/DC’s Angus Young speak this week for iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

July 17, 2015
Tame Impala, Photo By Damien Loverso
New Music Releases For July 17 2015

Tame Impala, Chemical Brothers, Ms Mr, Pitbull (Latin), Art of Sleeping and the Ant-Man soundtrack lead the week's new releases.

July 17, 2015
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Neil Young Pulls Catalogue From Streaming Sites

Neil Young has joined Prince in pulling his music from all streaming services.

July 16, 2015
James Taylor photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
James Taylor Spends 4th Week In US Top 10

James Taylor stays in the Billboard top ten albums for a fourth week with Before This World.

July 15, 2015
SXSW 2016, music news, noise11.com
Phil Tripp To Host SXSW Melbourne Meet-up Today, Sydney Tuesday With Bonus Movie Screening

Just a last minute reminder that Australia's SXSW rep Phil Tripp will be bringing the sunshine from Coffs Harbour to Melbourne Monday the 13th and Sydney Tuesday the 14th for the panels of SXSW experts at the Movie Meet 'n' Greets featuring never-released film "Outside Industry" on the manic history.

July 13, 2015
John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John
ARIA Albums: John Farnham And Olivia Newton-John Have No 1 Album For 2nd Week

Holding for a second week at the top of the ARIA Albums chart are John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John with their collaboration album “Two Strong Hearts”, matching the two weeks that their previous No.1 together “The Main Event: Highlights” achieved back in December 1998.

July 11, 2015
Meghan Trainor and John Legend, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Singles: Meghan Trainor And John Legend Spend 3 Weeks At No 1

Meghan Trainor and John Legend continue their lead on the ARIA Singles chart with their ballad “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”, which is now spending its third week at the top, plus the track picks up a ▲Platinum sales certification this week too.

July 11, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Nina Gordon Of Veruca Salt Guests On Noise11 iHeartRadio Music News

Nina Gordon of Veruca Salt refers to the years she was out of the band as ‘Veruca Starship’ when she guests of iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

July 10, 2015
Veruca Salt
New Music Releases For July 10, 2015

Years & Years, Liam Bailey, Veruca Salt, Beautiful Bodies, Owl City, High Tension and Day Ravies lead this week's new releases.

July 10, 2015
Mercury Prize, music news, noise11.com
Mercury Prize and BBC Team Up

The Mercury Prize has revealed details of the 2015 award and announced exciting plans for its future development that will see the iconic Prize place greater emphasis on multi-platform content as part of an extensive new partnership with BBC Music for 2015.

July 10, 2015
Martin Foley, Minister for Creative Services
Music Industry In Victoria To Benefit From Music Works Grants

The Victoria Labor government has announced the Music Works grants program, a $12.2 million funding project for contemporary music and related businesses.

July 8, 2015
Triple J, music news, noise11.com
Triple J Continues To Lead Commercial Stations In Major Cities and Demographics

The ABC’s Triple J network is continuing to dominate radio listening in Australia’s top markets and create havoc for advertising agencies who cannot advertise on the government owned network.

July 7, 2015
NME
NME To Change To Free Street Press Model

England's iconic music rag NME is going to a free street press model.

July 7, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Rocky Horror Creator Richard O’Brien, Michael Hutchence Producer Danny Saber Join Noise11 iHeartRadio

Richard O’Brien, the creator of the Rocky Horror Show and Riff-Raff from the movie, and Danny Saber, Michael Hutchence’s last producer and co-writer, are this week’s special guests on iHeartRadio Music News, powered by Noise11.com.

July 6, 2015
Melbourne Guitar Show, music news, noise11.com
Australia’s Finest Musicians Confirm For The Melbourne Guitar Show

Melbourne’s finest guitarists are lining up to participate at the Melbourne Guitar Show in August.

July 6, 2015
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lionel Ritchie Tops UK Chart After Glastonbury

A twelve year old album tops the British Albums chart this week and it is all because of the Glastonbury Festival.

July 6, 2015
John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John
ARIA Albums: John Farnham & Olivia Newton-John Have The No 1 Album

Returning to the top of the ARIA Albums chart for the second time together are John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John with their album “Two Strong Hearts”, which enters at the top of the chart this week, giving both acts new chart records in the process.

July 4, 2015
Meghan Trainor, Noise11.com music news
ARIA Singles: Meghan Trainor and John Legend Stay At No 1

Holding for a second week atop the ARIA Singles Chart are Meghan Trainor and John Legend with the ballad “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”, which takes Meghan’s tally of weeks at No.1 to six now, as here first single “All About That Bass” spent four broken weeks at the top in August and September of 2014.

July 4, 2015
Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars Uptown Funk, music news, Noise11.com
Mark Ronson Uptown Funk Is 2015’s Biggest Song (So Far)

Mark Ronson ‘Uptown Funk’ is the biggest song of the year in the USA with 4,883,000 sales registered in the first half of the year.

July 3, 2015
Taylor Swift 1989, music news, noise11.com
Taylor Swift Has Biggest Album Of 2015 (So Far)

Taylor Swift crossover Pop album ‘1989’ is the biggest selling album of 2015 so far in the USA and so far also the only album to sell more than one million copies.

July 3, 2015
Taylor Swift 1989, music news, noise11.com
Album Sales Stabilize In The USA

2015 album sales to June 30, 2015 have stabilized in the USA for the first time in years.

July 3, 2015