The Living End. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
New Music Releases For 13 May 2016

Meghan Trainor, Kygo, 3OH!3, Kvelertak, Foy Vance, The Living End, Vera Blue, Paul Dempsey, Corrine Bailey Rae, and the ‘Angry Birds’ soundtrack lead the week's new releases.

May 13, 2016
iTunes Logo
Apple To Turn Off Downloads

As vinyl made way for CDs and CDs made way for downloads, it now seems that downloads are about to make way for streaming.

May 12, 2016
Jazz Bell Awards
Jazz Bell Award Shortlist Nominees Announced

The Jazz Bell Awards nominee shortlist is here with Barney McAll up for four of the seven awards.

May 11, 2016
Sounds Australia
Sounds Australia Duped From Federal Government #Catalyst Funding

The Federal Governments #Catalyst funding program has bypassed Sounds Australia, the contemporary music organisation that acts as the facilitator for Australian artists between Australia and the international markets, throwing its work for artist into jeopardy.

May 11, 2016
Waleed Aly. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
Why The Logie Awards Win Over The ARIA Awards

The TV Week Logies Awards are more than an annual television industry piss-up. What the Logies manages to do every year is what the ARIA Awards fail to do … unite an industry.

May 9, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
ARIA Albums : Drake Views Is No 1

For the twelfth week this year we have a new album debuting at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart, and this is the fourth studio album and first No.1 for Drake with “Views” taking out the top spot here this week.

May 7, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Singles: Drake ‘One Dance’ Is The No 1 Song

For only the second time this year an act occupies both the singles and albums No.1 spots this week, and that honor goes to Canadian rapper Drake, whose fourth album “Views” lands at the top, plus his new albums second single “One Dance” jumps up four places to take the summit on the ARIA Singles Chart this week.

May 7, 2016
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Noise11 iHeartRadio With New Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers and JR Reyne

It was a massive week in music news with Red Hot Chili Peppers and Radiohead both releasing new music. Hear the new songs this week at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

May 6, 2016
Lily Allen at Noise11.com music news
Lily Allen Launches New Record Label

British pop star Lily Allen is celebrating her 30th birthday by launching a new record label.

May 3, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Bowie and Prince Prove Death Is Still The Best Marketing Tool

Death is undeniably the greatest promotional tool of the music industry as sales of Prince and Bowie attest.

May 1, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince Dominates Music Sales In Australia

Prince has dominated music sales in Australia this week much like the impact David Bowie’s death had on fans back in January.

April 30, 2016
Beyonce Lemonade
ARIA Albums: Beyoncé Is No 1 But Prince Is Everywhere

The sixth studio album for Beyonce entitled “Lemonade” becomes her second successive No.1 album in Australia this week, but it also becomes her first to debut at the top of our Albums chart.

April 30, 2016
PINK Just Like Fire
ARIA Singles: Pink Tops Chart But Prince Dominates

After debuting at No.2 last week Pink climbs to the top of the ARIA Singles chart this week with her eighth No.1 in Australia entitled “Just Like Fire”, plus the track achieves Gold (●) in sales in its second week on the chart also.

April 30, 2016
Ultimate Prince
Prince Dominates British Chart

Prince has placed fourteen albums in the British Top 100 just eight days after his death.

April 30, 2016
David Draiman of Disturbed photo by Tim Cashmere, music news, noise11.com
Disturbed and Martika Guest At Noise11 iHeartRadio

David Draiman tells the story of Disturbed’s ‘The Sound of Silence’ at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week and Martika says how Prince crafted her prayer into ‘Love Thy Will Be Done’.

April 29, 2016
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases 29 April 2016

Drake, Travis, The Jayhawks, Rob Zombie, Martina McBride, Olympia, Amber Lawrence, Antwood, Brian Eno, Billy Ocean (GH) and Sixx.A.M. lead the weeks new music releases.

April 29, 2016
Collarts
Collarts To Open New Campus In Fitzroy

Collarts (the Australian College of the Arts) will open a campus in Brunswick St, Fitzroy.

April 27, 2016
Ultimate Prince
Prince Debuts At 1 and 2 in USA

Prince has gone 1, 2 in the U.S. on the Albums chart in an amazing surge of sales after his death.

April 27, 2016
Prince Purple Rain
Prince Has Top Two Albums In The USA This Week

Prince ‘The Very Best of Prince’ and ‘Purple Rain’ will take out the top two spots on the US album chart this week.

April 26, 2016
Mirusia This Time Tomorrow
Mirusia Debuts At 21 On ARIA Chart And No 2 Classical

Queensland born Soprano, Mirusia debuts her first studio album “This Time Tomorrow” on the ARIA Pop charts at number 21 and the Classical Crossover Chart at number 2 this week.

April 23, 2016
Gnash
ARIA Singles: Gnash ‘I Hate U I Love U’ Spends Second Week At No 1

Gnash and Olivia O’Brien barely hold onto the top spot on the ARIA Singles chart for a second week with the now Gold (●) selling track “I Hate U, I Love U”.

April 23, 2016
Prince: Photo By NPG Records Noise11 photo
Prince Albums and Songs Leap Back Into iTunes Chart

Prince music was immediately back in the chart following the death of the legend at age 57 today.

April 22, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Doug Parkinson, Dave Warner and Lush Are at Noise11 iHeartRadio

Aussie soul legend Doug Parkinson recalls stories of the past and his current Joe Cocker show this week at iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com.

April 22, 2016
Paul Young Good Thing
New Music Releases For 22 April 2016

Dami Im, A$AP Ferg, John Williamson, Blue Man Group, Paul Kelly, Patrizio Buanne, Paul Young, Josh Kelley and Oxford & Co lead this week's new releases.

April 22, 2016
triple j, Noise11, photo
Triple J Breakfast Out-Rates The Commercial Stations

Public servant Triple J employees Matt and Alex have out-rated Austereo’s mega-paid Rove by more than double in today’s radio ratings.

April 19, 2016
triple j, Noise11, photo
Triple J Is Sydney’s No 1 Station During Work Hours

The ABC youth network has fired another bullet into Sydney radio listening habits with almost one-quarter of all people aged 18-24 years old now listening to the station.

April 19, 2016
Bruce Mansfield
R.I.P. Australian Radio Legend Bruce Mansfield 1944-2016

Australian radio legend Bruce Mansfield has lost his battle with Prostate Cancer at age 71.

April 17, 2016
Deftones
ARIA Albums: Deftones ‘Gore’ Debuts At No 1

US alt-metal act Deftones see their eighth studio album “Gore” become their first No.1 album in Australia, plus the set also debuted at the top in New Zealand, becoming the bands first number ones for an album anywhere in the world.

April 16, 2016
Gnash
ARIA Singles: Gnash ‘I Hate U, I Love U’ Is No 1

US artist Gnash along with vocalist Olivia O’Brien jump into the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles chart this week with “I Hate U, I Love U”, taken from the Gnash EP ‘us’, and giving the song not only its first charting around the world, but now his first ever No.1 song anywhere on the planet.

April 16, 2016
Record Store Day
It Is Record Store Day TODAY Australia

Record Store Day has arrived in Australia with a full day of in-stores, special releases and treats all day in music stores across the country.

April 16, 2016