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Courtney Barnett performs in the ABC Melbourne Studio Foyer celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Archie Roach album Charcoal Road. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett Wins APRA Songwriter of the Year

Melbourne’s Courtney Barnett has been honoured with the coveted Songwriter of the Year award at the 2016 APRA Music Awards.

April 6, 2016
The Edge, U2 perform at Etihad Stadium.
iHeartRadio, Juno and ACM All Announce Award Winners

Could it be that we have just too many awards shows when three different ones are held on the same night?

April 5, 2016
Record Store Day
Rockaway Records Brisbane Stocks Up For Record Store Day Australia

Rockaway Records in Australia will have a classic vinyl from Down, Jimi Hendrix, The Kinks, David Bowie. Motorhead, Easybeats and Augie March available for Record Store Day 2016.

April 5, 2016
Cookin On 3 Burners
Melbourne’s Cookin’ On 3 Burners Have The No 1 Song In France

Melbourne soul trio Cookin’ On 3 Burners has the number one song in France today with ‘This Girl’.

April 5, 2016
Record Store Day
Melbourne’s Basement Discs Lines Up Big Day In Of Record Store Day Music

Basement Discs in Melbourne will have a big day in for Record Store Day on April 16 with live music all day starting at 11am.

April 3, 2016
Zayn Mind of Mine
ARIA Albums: Zayn Has The No 1 Album In Australia

The debut album for former One Direction member Zayn (Malik) entitled “Mind of Mine” enters at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, just over one year since he first announced his departure from the former five-piece (late March 2015).

April 2, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Singles: Lukas Graham ‘7 Years’ Is 7 Weeks At No 1

Lukas Graham is spending their seventh week at the top of the ARIA Singles chart with their similarly numbered song “7 Years”.

April 2, 2016
Record Store Day
Greville Records Melbourne To Host Bowie Day For Record Store Day

Greville Records in the Melbourne of Prahran will put on Bowie Day for Record Store Day on April 16.

April 2, 2016
BIGSOUND
BIGSOUND Welcomes New Programmer Maggie Collins

Band manager and Triple J presenter Maggie Collins has stepped in as co-programmer for BIGSOUND 2016.

April 1, 2016
The Glory Days of Aussie Pub Rock
The Glory Days Of Aussie Pub Rock Is 4CDs Of History

Warner Music's latest Australian music compilation 'The Glory Days of Aussie Pub Rock' is 4CD and four decades of Australian music history.

April 1, 2016
Brian Frog Harris with Russell Morris
Songland Canberra To Celebrate Record Store Day For RSPCA

Songland Records in Canberra will out on its annual Pre-Loved Record Sale as a fundraiser for the RSPCA for Record Store Day 2016.

April 1, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Rhiannon Giddens, Primal Scream and Richard Clapton Visit Noise11 iHeartRadio

Grammy award winner Rhiannon Giddens, ARIA Hall of Famer Richard Clapton and Primal Scream’s Andrew Innes are at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week.

April 1, 2016
Lukas Graham
New Music Releases For 1 April 2016

Lukas Graham, Weezer, Bette Midler, Cheap Trick, The Last Shadow Puppets, Pet Shop Boys and BabyMetal lead the week's new music releases.

April 1, 2016
jackson Browne photo by Ros OGorman
Jackson Browne Plays Sydney Opera House, 28 March 2016 #SETLIST

Jackson Browne has played his first show after Bluesfest with a full setlist showcasing his latest album ‘Standing In The Breach’.

March 29, 2016
Cold-Chisel-photo-by-Ros-OGorman
Cold Chisel To Receive APRA Ted Albert Award

Cold Chisel will be honoured with the Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services To Australian Music at the 2016 APRA Awards on April 5.

March 29, 2016
Violent Soho, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Albums : Violent Soho ‘Waco’ is No 1

Brisbane’s four-piece alt-rock band Violent Soho see their fourth studio album “WACO” become their first album to top the ARIA Albums Chart and it is also their second Top 10 entry.

March 26, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Singles : Lukas Graham No 1 For 6th Week

Ahead of their self-titled second album being released here next week (1st April), Danish group Lukas Graham remain at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart for a sixth straight week with “7 Years”.

March 26, 2016
jackson Browne photo by Ros OGorman
Jackson Browne Joins Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Jackson Browne tells tales of his remarkable career at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week.

March 25, 2016
Kate Miller-Heidke. image by Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases March 25 2016

Zayn, Judas Priest, Birdy, Jeff Healy, Asking Alexandria, The Range, Kate Miller-Heidke and the new 100% Hits compilation lead this week's new music releases.

March 25, 2016
Violent Soho, Noise11, Photo
Queensland Music Awards 2016 Winners List

Violent Soho have picked up Song of the Year at the Queensland Music Awards.

March 22, 2016
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry To Sing With Dolly Parton At ACM Awards

Katy Perry and music legend Dolly Parton will light up the stage with a duet at the 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards.

March 22, 2016
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman Noise11.com
SXSW Setlists Iggy Pop, The Roots, Ryan Adams and More

The annual gathering of all that's music in Austin, TX, SXSW, is coming to an end and, over the last few days, a number of veteran artists took stages all over the city.

March 22, 2016
Pat Benatar, music news, noise11.com
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Speak At SXSW

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo how one of the most enduring relationship in rock music.

March 20, 2016
Matt Corby - Photo By Ros O'Gorman noise11.com images
ARIA Albums : Matt Corby ‘Telluric’ Is 100th No 1 Australian Album

Australian singer/songwriter Matt Corby sees his debut studio album “Telluric” enter at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, almost seven years since his first singles chart entry.

March 19, 2016
Lukas Graham
ARIA Singles: Lukas Graham ‘7 Years’ No 1 For 5th Week

Lukas Graham remains the No.1 singles act this week for a fifth straight run at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with “7 Years”.

March 19, 2016
Jon English 2012. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jon English Has A Top 20 Album For First Time Since 1980

Jon English is back in the Australian Top 20 albums for the first time since 1980.

March 19, 2016
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Re-Enters Australian Album Chart

Despite the Madonna ‘Rebel Heart’ Australian tour being a tabloid feast the fans have voted with their wallets and bumped three of her albums back onto the ARIA chart.

March 19, 2016
Andrew Stockdale, Wolfmother, 2013, Music Bowl, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
SXSW Cancels Wolfmother and Coheed and Cambria Shows Due To Storm

A severe storm across Austin late Friday has caused the cancellation of the Wolfmother and Coheed and Cambria outdoor performance at Lady Bird Lake.

March 19, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Highly Suspect & James Guest At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

American rock band Highly Suspect are touring Australia for the very first time and James are back together with a new album. Hear both this week at Noise11 iHeartRadio.

March 18, 2016
Iggy Pop, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Iggy Pop Plays Massive 22 Song Set At SXSW

Iggy Pop served up a 22 song setlist at SXSW this week and while launching his new album ‘Post Pop Depression’ the audience was treated to song mainly his two classics ‘The Idiot’ and ‘Lust For Life’, both from 1977.

March 18, 2016