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Independent Music Now Makes Up 30% Of Australian Industry

Research commissioned by the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR) has found that independent music has a 30% share of the Australian market.

September 5, 2017
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee
Luis Fonsi and Bieber Song Is Biggest Hit of 2017 In UK So Far

This summer has seen the UK rekindle its love affair with Latin pop music and leading the way is Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber’s Despacito (Remix), which claims the Official Biggest Song of Summer 2017 in a new list unveiled by OfficialCharts.com today, based on UK sales and streams.

September 5, 2017
QOTSA, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Australian Charts: Queens Of The Stone Age Debut At No 1

The seventh studio album for Cali-rock-band QOTSA or as their better known Queens of the Stone Age entitled "Villains", becomes the bands second successive No.1 album in Australia this week.

September 4, 2017
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Frontier Touring, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Australian Charts: Taylor Swift Owns The Singles Chart

The lead single from Taylor Swift's sixth album ('Reputation' due Nov.10th) entitled "Look What You Made Me Do" comes straight in at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart this week, and continues a T.S. trend that she started in 2008.

September 4, 2017
QOTSA, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Queens Of The Stone Top UK Chart For First Time

Queens of the Stone Age have debuted at number 1 in Britain with their seventh studio album, Villains.

September 2, 2017
Neil Finn Out of Silence
New Music Releases For 1 September 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: The Script, LCD Soundsystem, Motorhead, Jake Bugg, Mogwai, Paradise Lost, Joan Osborne, Steve Winwood and Neil Finn.

September 1, 2017
Richard Clapton, Pure Gold Live at the Palais in St Kilda on Friday 13 May 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Aussie Rock Legend Richard Clapton Guests At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Australian rock legend Richard Clapton takes us through more than 40 years of his career ahead of his upcoming Australian tour this week at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

September 1, 2017
Viagogo
Labor Calls On Australian Government To Investigate Viagogo Scams

The Australian Labor Party is calling for the federal government to protect Australian consumers against scam ticket seller Viagogo.

August 30, 2017
Taylor Swift, Noise11, Photo
Taylor Swift On Track For First UK No 1

Taylor Swift's new track Look What You Made Me Do is on course to become her first-ever U.K. number one single.

August 30, 2017
Kendrick Lamar
2017 MTV VMA Winners and Performances Complete List

Kendrick Lamar won the Video of the Year Award at the MTV VMA's. Rod Stewart performed with DNCE and Taylor Swift premiered her new video.

August 28, 2017
Bootsy Collins World Wide Funk
Bootsy Collins Has A New Album

Mascot Records has announced the new album and first in six years from funk rock legend Bootsy Collins! World Wide Funk will be released on October 27 and features an array of phenomenal talent including; Chuck D, Buckethead, Eric Gales, Doug E. Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Musiq Soulchild, Bernie Worrell, Kali Uchis and many more.

August 28, 2017
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Australian Charts: Pink Stays A Second Week At No 1

For the first time in over four years, a Pink song has stayed at No.1 in Australia for a second week, as her latest track "What About Us" retains its hold at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with competition debuting at No.2 in the form of a new Justin Bieber track.

August 28, 2017
Viagogo
Government Issues Warning Against Scam Ticket Site Viagogo

Matt Kean, the New South Wales government Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, has issued a warning against scam ticketing reseller Viagogo.

August 27, 2017
The Masters Apprentices
Original Masters Apprentices Member Brian Vaughton Is At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Brian Vaughton, an original member of The Masters Apprentices, joins Noise11 iHeartRadio this week to share stories about how the band got together in Adelaide more than 52 years ago.

August 25, 2017
Tim Wheatley Pillar To Post
New Music Releases For 24 August 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Tim Wheatley, The War on Drugs, Kim Churchill, Action Bronson, Emma Russack, Gordi and A$AP Mob.

August 25, 2017
Liza Lim
The 2017 Art Music Awards Winners List

The Art Music Awards for 2017 have been handed out at a gala reception at the City Recital Hall in Sydney.

August 22, 2017
Paul Kelly Life Is Fine
Paul Kelly Had A Convincing Sales Win Over Ed Sheeran Last Week

Paul Kelly’s number one debut was not only his first-ever number one album in Australia, it also beat the world’s number one singer-songwriter to take the honour.

August 21, 2017
Mac DeMarco
Mac DeMarco To Play Laneway 2018

Canadian singer songwriter Mac DeMarco will perform at the Laneway Festival in 2018.

August 21, 2017
Paul Kelly Life Is Fine
Australian Charts: Paul Kelly ‘Life Is Fine’ Debuts At No 1

Twenty years ago this month local singer/songwriter Paul Kelly scored his highest charted album, now his 23rd studio set "Life is Fine" becomes his first No.1 album in Australia, debuting at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

August 21, 2017
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Australian Charts: Pink Slips Into No 1 Spot On Singles Chart

Australia finally has its seventh No.1 for 2017, and the first new chart-topping track since the end of May, as Pink's new single "What About Us" becomes the 116th song to debut at the top of the Australian Singles Chart.

August 21, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Trump Won’t Attend Kennedy Honors After Stars Boycott

American white supremacist sympathiser Trump has pulled out of the Kennedy Center Honors presentation in December after nominated stars started to boycott the event because of him.

August 20, 2017
Elvis Presley 50 Greatest Hits
Elvis Presley Misses UK Top Spot By 39 Sales Points

The Top 2 on this week’s Official Albums Chart were separated by just 35 combined sales, and it is Ed Sheeran who scoops his 15th (non-consecutive) week at Number 1, denying Elvis Presley an extension of his Official Chart record.

August 19, 2017
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Kram and Glenn Hughes Guest At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Kram talks all things Easybeats, Glenn Hughes tells the stories of Deep Purple Mk II this week at iHeartRadio music news powered by Noise11.com.

August 18, 2017
Triple J Like A Version
Triple J Like A Version To Be Released In The USA

Australian radio network Triple J will release a US edition of the popular Like A Version album series.

August 16, 2017
So Fresh The Hits of Winter 2017
The Actual Australian Music Chart Is Dominated By Compilations

Music sales figures for anything not called Sheeran were atrocious in Australia last week but the true picture was even uglier when you take away the mask.

August 14, 2017
The Voice Australia 2017
The Voice Winner Judah Kelly Sales Plummets In Second Week

2017 The Voice winner Judah Kelly has stiffed in its second week with less than 900 sales last week and the full two-week tally short of 3,500 sales.

August 14, 2017
Ed Sheeran Divide
Australian Charts: Ed Sheeran ‘divide’ Spends 19th Week At No 1

Ed Sheeran is now up to week NINETEEN at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart with his third album and third No.1 "÷ (Divide)".

August 14, 2017
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee
Australian Charts: Luis Fonsi and Friends Continues To Dominate Singles Chart

It's now a thirteenth straight week at No.1 for "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee with guest vocalist Justin Bieber, becoming the second longest running No.1 this decade and this century.

August 14, 2017
Troy Cassar-Daley by Ros O'Gorman Noise11.com
Troy Cassar-Daley Named Indigenous Artist of the Year

Troy Cassar-Daley has picked up the Artist of the Year award at the National Indigenous Music Awards as well as also scoring Album of the Year for ‘Things I Carry Around’.

August 13, 2017
Le Studio
Le Studio Quebec Destroyed In Fire

The legendary Canadian recording studio Le Studio (Morin-Heights) where classic recordings by The Tea Party, The Police and The Bee Gees were created, has been destroyed by fire.

August 12, 2017