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Bon Jovi, Photo By Damien Loverso
Bon Jovi At One, Bowie At Two On ARIA Chart

The twelfth studio album for Bon Jovi "What About Now" becomes their ninth No.1 album in Australia (seven studio and two greatest hits).

March 17, 2013
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink Keeps Up The Fun At Number One On ARIA Chart

Pink spends a fourth week at No.1 in Australia with "Just Give Me A Reason" equalling her previous best effort of four weeks at the top with "So What" in September 2008.

March 17, 2013
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
SXSW Day 4 With Flaming Lips And Billy Bragg

Day 4 and slight delirium sets in. The SXSW schedule that you adhered to on Day 1 has gone out the window and openness to suggestion has taken its place. Feet ache from walking from one venue to the next and egos are both bruised and massaged by the ballot system.

March 16, 2013
Sound City Players, SXSW 2013, Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Sound City Players At SXSW SETLIST

Dave Grohl's famous friends for Sound City Players included John Fogerty, Stevie Nicks and Rick Springfield at SXSW on Thursday night.

March 16, 2013
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience, Noise11, Photo
Justin Timberlake To Headline MySpace Show At SXSW

Justin Timberlake’s secret show at SXSW has become a little less secret with the announcement that he will perform at SXSW on Saturday night.

March 16, 2013
Yeah Yeah Yeahs, SXSW, Photo by Anna-Maria Megalogenis
SXSW Day 3, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sound City Players And More

It’s day three at SXSW and the weariness has kicked in as a result from watching Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Alt-J the night before, then writing an article until 4am.

March 16, 2013
Katie Noonan, Noise11, photo
Katie Noonan To Feature On Melbourne Art Centres First In Conversation

Four times ARIA Award winner Katie Noonan will get up close and personal with fans at the Hamer Hall in Melbourne on Saturday.

March 15, 2013
Iggy & The Stooges at SXSW, Noise11, photo
Iggy & The Stooges Showcase At SXSW SETLIST

Iggy & The Stooges showcased their new album 'Ready To Die' at the tiny Mohawks venue in Austin, Texas for SXSW on Wednesday night.

March 15, 2013
Dave Grohl at SXSW, Noise11, photo
Dave Grohl, Mudwrestlers, Nirvana, The Complete SXSW Keynote Address VIDEO

Dave Grohl has delivered his SXSW keynote address in Austin, Texas, telling the story of how he went from living with female mudwrestlers to joining Nirvana.

March 15, 2013
Depeche Mode, Noise11, photo
Dave Gahan From Depeche Mode Is An Overpaid Stripper @SXSW

Depeche Mode are partially responsible for America’s sex lives and Dave Gahan feels like an overpaid stripper.

March 14, 2013
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
SXSW Day 1, Nick Cave Opens Up, Polyphonic Spree Fire Up

Nothing prepares you for the overwhelming assault on the senses that is SXSW. It’s a gargantuan mix of creative energy, with a multitude of bands playing at every conceivable location such as garages and purpose built pop up stages, along with the more traditional established venues.

March 14, 2013
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nick Cave Describes His Kylie Minogue Duet As “Camp”

Nick Cave gave his keynote interview at SXSW today calling his hit with Kylie Minogue “a little camp”.

March 13, 2013
Steve Poltz. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jewel and Steve Poltz Reunite For Tour

Jewel will reunite with her former songwriter and guitar player Steve Poltz for shows in the USA in May and June.

March 12, 2013
The Vaudeville Smash delayed by United Airlines Noise11 photo
Aussie SXSW Bound Vaudeville Smash Stranded After United Airlines Cancels US Flights

Australian band The Vaudeville Smash have been delayed in going to SXSW in Austin, Texas after United Airlines abandoned their US bound flight with no notice to customers.

March 11, 2013
Prince: Photo By NPG Records Noise11 photo
Prince To Play SXSW

Prince will perform this week at SXSW.

March 11, 2013
Michael Buble image by Ros O'Gorman Noise11 photo
Michael Buble And Bruno Mars To Perform At The Logies

Michael Buble and Bruno Mars will head to Australia in April to perform at The Logie Awards.

March 11, 2013
Birds of Tokyo March Fires Noise11 photo
Birds Of Tokyo March Fires Debuts At Top Of ARIA Albums

The fourth studio album for Birds of Tokyo entitled “March Fires” becomes the bands first ARIA No.1 album this week, but they’ve been building up to this chart placement since album number two.

March 10, 2013
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Pink And Nate Ruess Remain Number One On ARIA Singles

Pink and Nate Ruess stay atop the ARIA Singles Chart for a third (broken) week with “Just Give Me a Reason”, which also notches up double Platinum in sales this week, whilst James Arthur returns to his former peak of No.2 with “Impossible”.

March 10, 2013
Russell Morris Sharkmouth
Russell Morris Goes Top 20 For First Time In 42 Years With Sharkmouth

Russell Morris will have the 17th biggest selling album in Australia when the ARIA Chart is revealed on Sunday making ‘Sharkmouth’ his first Top 20 album in 42 years.

March 9, 2013
Depeche Mode, Noise11, photo
Depeche Mode To Showcase Delta Machine At SXSW

Depeche Mode will showcase at SXSW in Austin next week.

March 9, 2013
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
John Fogerty To Close SXSW

Creedence Clearwater Revival legend John Fogerty has been announced to officially close SXSW 2013.

March 9, 2013
Hermitude win Australian Music Prize photo
Hermitude Win The Australian Music Prize

The 2013 Australian Music Prize has been won by hip-hip dup Hermitude.

March 7, 2013
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman noise11.com images
APRA Announce Professional Development Awards Finalists

APRA have short-listed the finalists for the 2013 Professional Development Awards.

March 6, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
LISTEN: Iggy & The Stooges Burn new music

Iggy & The Stooges first song from ‘Ready To Die’ is ‘Burn’.

March 6, 2013
Hillsong Zion
Hillsong United Become The Hottest Aussie Act In America

After knocking Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds from the top of the Australian chart earlier this week, Hillsong United has surpassed the Bad Seeds to become the hottest Aussie act on the American chart this week.

March 6, 2013
Depeche Mode, Noise11, photo
Depeche Mode Are Heading To SXSW

The SXSW Music Festival and Conference in Austin, Texas next week has announced the members of Depeche Mode will be a featured interview.

March 6, 2013
Blackchords, Noise11, Photo
Blackchords Head To North America For Showcases

Melbourne’s Blackchords will head to North America this week for showcase performances in the USA and Canada.

March 5, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
Iggy & The Stooges Announce SXSW Showcase

Iggy & The Stooges will play SXSW in Austin next week for the House of Vans showcase at Mohawk on Red River.

March 5, 2013
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dave Grohl Sells Out SXSW Showcase To Citibank

Dave Grohl will roll out the Sound City Players for a showcase appearance next week at SXSW in Austin, Texas but prepare for a mess. Citi cardholders have been given priority to the show.

March 5, 2013
Brent Grulke 2011, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Austin Music Awards To Pay Tribute To Brent Grulke

The late Brent Grulke will be honored with special tribute at the Austin Music Awards during SXSW next week.

March 4, 2013