Justin Bieber Purpose
ARIA Albums: Justin Bieber Beats One Direction To No 1

It was a big week of releases, but two acts battled for the top spot this week, One Direction and the eventual winner Justin Bieber with his fifth studio album “Purpose”, which becomes his third No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart.

November 21, 2015
Benjamin Clementine
Benjamin Clementine Wins Mercury Prize

Benjamin Clementine has been announced as the 2015 Mercury Prize winner.

November 21, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
Adele Had Most Pre-Ordered Album Of All-Time

Adele’s new album, 25 has become the most pre-ordered album of all time on Amazon.co.uk.

November 21, 2015
Elton John - image by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Dumped By Capitol Records

Elton John was left floored when bosses at his longtime label Capitol Records dumped him after hearing his new album, Wonderful Crazy Night.

November 21, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Glen Ballard, Shelley Segal Speak This Week On iHeartRadio

Glen Ballard, co-writer and producer of Alanis Morissette 'Jagged Little Pill' joins Noise11 this week on iHeartRadio.

November 20, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
New Music Releases For W/C November 20 2015

Adele, Samantha Jade, Adam Harvey, Enya, Rihanna, Beat Happening, The Twelfth Man and 5SOS DVD and Blu-Ray lead this weeks new music releases.

November 20, 2015
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Videos This Week On Rage

New music videos this week on Rage.

November 19, 2015
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 Triple J Album of the Year

Courtney Barnett has added another award to her mantle, this time the Triple J Album of the Year Award.

November 19, 2015
Blondie photo by Ros O'Gorman
Recording Academy Adds 26 Tracks To Grammy Hall of Fame

The Recording Academy has announced 26 new recordings which are to be added to the Grammy Hall of Fame.

November 19, 2015
Adele 21 image noise11.com photos
Billboard Compiles 100 Biggest Albums Of Last 50 Years Based On Chart Positions

As part of their Greatest of All Time issue, Billboard has named the 200 "Greatest" Albums of All Time.

November 19, 2015
Tim McGraw
Tim McGraw Debuts At 5 In The USA, The Beatles At 6

Tim McGraw has the highest charting new album by a veteran artist for the week in the U.S. with Damn Country Music.

November 19, 2015
John Schumann of Redgum, music news, noise11.com
Redgum, Deborah Conway, Hoodoo Gurus, Hilltop Hoods Added To Sounds of Australia

Redgum, Deborah Conway, Hoodoo Gurus and Hilltop Hoods have been added to the National Film and Sound Archives ‘Sounds of Australia’.

November 18, 2015
Ben Abraham, music news, noise11.com
SXSW Announces Six More Australian Acts For 2016

Ben Abraham of Melbourne, The Gooch Palms from Newcastle, Hockey Dad of Wollongong, Nite Fields of Brisbane, Oh Pep! From Melbourne and Sui Zhen from Melbourne will showcase at SXSW 2016.

November 18, 2015
Dion DiMucci
Dion DiMucci To Speak At SXSW 2016

The legendary Dion DiMucci will be a keynote speaker at SXSW 2016.

November 18, 2015
Sounds by the River tourism prize, music news, noise11.com
Sounds By The River Wins South Australia Tourism Award

Duane McDonald’s Sounds By The River, a part of Regional Touring's upcoming Red Hot Summer roster of music events, has won a South Australian Tourism Award for Best Festivals and Events.

November 17, 2015
Imogen Clark, music news, noise11.com
Imogen Clark Signs With Lost Highway

Australian country star Imogen Clark has signed with prestigious alt-Country label Lost Highway for the release of her debut album in 2016.

November 16, 2015
Elvis Presley If I Can Dream
ARIA Albums: Elvis Presley Has The No 1 Album In Australia Again

For the first time since early July, an album has managed to hold on for a second week at the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart, as this week the Elvis Presley set “If I Can Dream” with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra remains the biggest selling album in the country.

November 14, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Singles: Adele ‘Hello’ Spends Third Week At No 1

Adele is spending a third week atop the ARIA Singles Chart with her song “Hello”, which three weeks ago debuted with Gold sales status, last week it went Platinum, and now this week it notches up 2x▲Platinum in sales, that’s over 140,000+ sold in just three weeks.

November 14, 2015
Elvis Presley If I Can Dream
Elvis Presley Spends Second Week On Top Of UK Chart

He may have only ever set foot in the UK fleetingly at Prestwick Airport – but Elvis mania is once again sweeping across the nation.

November 14, 2015
Russell Morris Red Dirt Red Heart
Russell Morris Takes You Track By Track Through Red Dirt Red Heart On iHeartRadio

Russell Morris has delivered 'Red Dirt Red Heart', the third album in his blues trilogy and this week Russell and producer Mitch Cairns talk you track by track through the album.

November 13, 2015
Kylie Minogue Christmas
New Music Releases For W/C 13 November 2015

One Direction, Justin Bieber, A Great Big Wirkd, il Divo, Jeff Lynne’s E.L.O., Kylie Minogue, Conrad Sewell, Kerser, Neil Young, Kurt Cobain, Live, Slim Dusty, Eric Clapton (live), Andre Rieu and Ed Sheeran ‘x’ repackaged lead the week's new music releases.

November 13, 2015
Jed Kurzel, music news, noise11.com
Jed Kurzel Of The Mess Hall Wins Film Score Award At Screen Music Awards

The Mess Hall’s Jed Kurzel has taken home the Feature Film Score of the Year Award for ‘Slow West’ at the 2015 APRA Screen Music Awards.

November 12, 2015
Courtney Barnett . Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Courtney Barnett Wins Four The Age Music Victoria Music Awards

Courtney Barnett was the big winner at The Age Music Victoria Music Awards on Wednesday night (11-11-15) taking home four awards.

November 12, 2015
Tray Maidza
South Australia Music Awards Winners 2015

2015 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARD WINNERS

November 11, 2015
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
Music Works Grants Announced For Victoria

Courtney Barnett's Milk Records, Henry Wagons and Beaches are just some of the recipients of the first Music Works grants from the Victorian Government.

November 11, 2015
triple j, Noise11, photo
Radio Ratings: Triple J Loses Dominance Everywhere Except Perth

The ABC’s youth network Triple J has lost market share consistently across Australia in the radio ratings released today but still has a story to tell in Perth.

November 10, 2015
U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2’s Larry Mullen Jr Says Streaming Services Need To Pay Artists More

U2's Larry Mullen, Jr. may not have too much to worry about when it comes to the group's income from streaming but he certainly sees it as a problem for younger and lesser known artists.

November 10, 2015
Irving Azoff, music news, noise11.com
Clive Davis To Honor Irving Azoff At Pre-Grammy Party

Irving Azoff has been selected as the honoree at this year's Pre-Grammy Gala on Sunday, February 14 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

November 10, 2015
Elvis Presley If I Can Dream
ARIA Albums: Elvis Presley Has The No. 1 Album In Australia (Seriously)

For the thirteenth week in a row we have a new album debuting at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart, and this one is only the second chart-topping album in Australia for Elvis Presley, titled “If I Can Dream” it features The King of Rock alongside the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on some of his classic tracks.

November 7, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Singles: Adele Earns Platinum Status With ‘Hello’ At No 1

Adele holds for a second week with her second No.1 single in Australia “Hello” which after two weeks of sales has gone from Gold last week to Platinum this week.

November 7, 2015