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Helpmann Awards 2014
Helpmann Awards Confirmed For Sydney In August

The Helpmann Awards, Australia’s premier awards for the live entertainment and performing arts industry, will return to Sydney in August.

March 22, 2014
Ben Salter
Ben Salter, Courtney Barnett Awarded PPCA Recording Grants

Ben Salter and Courtney Barnett are two of five artists named to receive recording grants from PPCA and the Australia Council.

March 21, 2014
Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Elton John Classic Reissue Leads New Releases For W/C March 21, 2014

Elton John's classic Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, now with added Ed Sheeran, leads the weeks music releases this week.

March 21, 2014
Kylie Kiss Me Once
Kylie Vs Skrillex In Midweek Chart Battle

With sales now going towards Pharrell’s album, his ten-week running No.1 song “Happy” looks set to relinquish the top of the Australian charts this coming weekend to a song that has been waiting to take over for the past three weeks, the current No.2 single “Rather Be” by Clean Bandit and Jess Glynne.

March 19, 2014
Rolling Stones in Perth
Rolling Stones Dates Will Be Rescheduled

The Rolling Stones will reschedule the Australian and New Zealand dates for the 14 On Fire tour.

March 19, 2014
Deborah Conway Music Victoria
Music Victoria Launches 2014 Membership Drive

Music Victoria, the contemporary music industry body for Victoria, will conduct its annual membership drive on 26th March.

March 19, 2014
MKTO
MKTO To Perform At The Logies

MKTO will perform at the 2014 Logie Awards in Melbourne in April.

March 19, 2014
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Mick Jagger Releases Statement On The Death Of L’Wren Scott

Mick Jagger says he is “struggling to understand” the death of his partner L’Wren Scott.

March 19, 2014
Rolling Stones in Perth
All Rolling Stones Australian And New Zealand Shows Postponed

The Rolling Stones have postponed their upcoming Australian and New Zealand tour following the death of Mick Jagger’s girlfriend L’Wren Scott.

March 19, 2014
Rolling Stones in Perth
Rolling Stones Perth Statement Issued

The Rolling Stones Perth concert for tomorrow (Wednesday) has been officially cancelled.

March 18, 2014
Rolling Stones - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Georgia May Jagger Cancels Melbourne Fashion Show

Georgia May Jagger, the daughter of Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall, has cancelled her fashion show in Melbourne this weekend and flown to New York to be with family following the death of her father’s girlfriend L’Wren Scott.

March 18, 2014
Rolling Stones in Perth
Rolling Stones Cancel Perth Concert

The Rolling Stones first Australian concert in Perth tomorrow (Wednesday) has been cancelled following news of the death of Mick Jagger’s girlfriend L’Wren Scott.

March 18, 2014
SXSW tragedy
Third Person Dies In SXSW Tragedy

A third person has died following the SXSW car crash last week that took an initial two lives and injured 23 others.

March 18, 2014
Adalita Record Store Day release
Adalita Preps Vinyl Release For Record Store Day Australia

Adalita will release her self-titled album as a 2-disc vinyl release for Record Store Day Australia.

March 17, 2014
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Six Dead At Future Music Festival Asia, Day Three Cancelled

The Future Music Festival in Malaysia has had its third day cancelled after at six people died from suspected drug overdoses at the event.

March 16, 2014
Jimmy Kimmel at SXSW
Jimmy Kimmel Live Asks SXSW Fans About Bands That Do Not Exist

Jimmy Kimmel Live took to the streets of Austin, Tx this week to ask punters about artists who do not exist … and the crowd was clueless.

March 16, 2014
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue To Perform At The Logies

Kylie Minogue has been confirmed as a performer for the 56th TV Week Logie Awards in Melbourne on April 27.

March 16, 2014
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Pharrell Williams Is Happy With Top Album In Australia ARIA ALBUMS

Pharrell Williams climbs to No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart this week with his second album “G I R L”, now that his album has had a full week of sales (and the price dropped in some places to under $12), and thanks to his recent appearances at The Future Music Festival.

March 15, 2014
Pharrell Williams, Photo by Ian Laidlaw 2
Pharrell Williams Happy Becomes Equal Longest No 1 Hit Of The Decade ARIA SINGLES

Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” stays put for a tenth week at the top of the ARIA Singles chart, becoming the equal longest running No.1 for this decade, and it is now tied in equal second for longest running for this century.

March 15, 2014
IHeartRADIO launches in Australia, Noise11, Photo
iHeartRADIO Creates Shamrock Radio For St Patrick’s Day

Australia’s iHeartRADIO has developed a uniquely Irish music channel for Tourism Ireland in time for St Patrick’s Day.

March 15, 2014
Rashad Owens
SXSW Killer’s Bail Set At $3 Million

The Austin court has made sure SXSW killer Rashad Owens does not do a runner by setting his bail at $3million, something he could not possibly afford.

March 15, 2014
Live Nation
Live Nation Australia And New Zealand Launches Family Division

Live Nation Australia and New Zealand has recruited The Wiggles touring manager Graham Kennedy to set up its new Family Entertainment Division.

March 15, 2014
Blondie photo by Ros O'Gorman
Blondie Launch Ghost Of Download At SXSW

Blondie have cracked the cork on their 10th studio album ‘Ghost Of Download’ with a showcase performance at SXSW in Austin, Tx on Thursday. The SXSW show was the official launch of the album released this week.

March 15, 2014
Lady Gaga on The Simpsons image
Lady Gaga Reveals Her Katy Perry Paranoia At SXSW

Lady Gaga argued she is not a sell-out and has “fuck all to do with Katy Perry” in her “its all about me” SXSW keynote address.

March 15, 2014
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Jumps The Shark At SXSW

Everyone is talking about the vomit stunt at the Lady Gaga SXSW show. No-one is talking about the music. Isn’t SXSW meant to be about music? Lady Gaga showcased at SXSW, the world’s biggest music conference, in Austin, Tx this week and all anyone is talking about is spew.

March 15, 2014
Soundgarden, Chris Cornell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Soundgarden Perform Superunknown For First Time Ever At SXSW

Soundgarden released their iconic album ‘Superunknown’ on March 8, 1994. This week, 20 years and one week on, they performed it live from start to finish for the first time ever at SXSW in Austin, Tx.

March 14, 2014
Rashad Owens
SXSW Killer Rashad Owens Was A Wannbe Rapper

Rashad Owens, the 22-year old man who killed two people and injured a further 23 in a collision on the streets of Austin during SXSW, wanted to be a rap star.

March 14, 2014
Austin police chief Art Acevedo holds press conference
Austin Venues To Stay Open Following SXSW Tragedy

Austin venues Mohawk and Cheer Up Charlie’s will stay open tonight and provide their scheduled entertainment during SXSW in order to avoid more serious safely issues.

March 14, 2014
Austin police chief Art Acevedo holds press conference
Austin Police Release Media Conference Video, Name SXSW Killer

Rashad Owens, a 22-year man from the Austin suburb of Killeen, has been named as the driver of the car that plowed into a crowded Austin street killing two people in the early hours of Thursday morning.

March 14, 2014
Austin police chief Art Acevedo holds press conference
SXSW Victim Was Dutch Man From MassiveMusic

Steven Craenmerh of MassiveMusic, Amsterdam has been confirmed as one of the victims of the SXSW massacre that killed two and injured a further 23 people.

March 14, 2014