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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The 27th Annual ARIA Awards Gets A New Home

After a successful 2012, the ARIA Awards are set to take place on Sunday December 1st at a new venue, Sydney's The Star.

September 19, 2013
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Midweek Chart: Keith Urban Set To Debut With Top Album

Keith Urban should have the number one album this week with 'Fuse' and after X-Factor contestant Dami Im performed “Roar” by Katy Perry this past week, it could help Katy back to the top spot, and give Dami a Top 30 debut with her rendition.

September 18, 2013
Ken West, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Ken West Confirms AJ Maddah Has Joined Big Day Out

Big Day Out founder Ken West has confirmed that Soundwave boss AJ Maddah is now part of the Big Day Out team.

September 18, 2013
Deadmau5, Noise11, Photo
Deadmau5 and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis To Play Future Music Festival

Deadmau5 and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will headline the Future Music Festival in 2014.

September 17, 2013
IHeartRADIO launches in Australia, Noise11, Photo
iHeartRADIO Is Most Downloaded App For iTunes Australia

Within 48 hours of the Australian Radio Network launching the iHeartRADIO mobile app the app has become the number one free app in Australia.

September 17, 2013
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban Battles The Weeknd For US Chart Dominance

Keith Urban ‘Fuse’ is in a tight battle against The Weeknd ‘Kiss Land’ for the top spot on the US album chart this week with less than 1000 sales between the top two spots with just under half of the weeks sales counted.

September 17, 2013
Franz Ferdinand photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
AJ Maddah Officially Cancels Harvest

Soundwave Touring boss AJ Maddah has confirmed that the Harvest Festival has been officially cancelled.

September 17, 2013
Ken West, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Has Soundwave’s AJ Bought Ken West Out Of Big Day Out?

The word doing the rounds at close of business today (September 16, 2013) was that Soundwave boss AJ Maddah has bought out Ken West’s share of Big Day Out.

September 16, 2013
L to R Ken Outch Gil Robert Ross Fraser Gordon Pitt John Parker Tony Glover Emmanuel Candi, Noise11, Photo
Daryl Braithwaite Returns To Sony Music

Daryl Braithwaite has returned to Sony Music where he recorded his two biggest solo albums more than two decades ago.

September 15, 2013
Arctic Monkeys. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Albums: Arctic Monkeys AM Debuts At Number One

The fifth studio album for The Arctic Monkeys entitled “AM” becomes the bands fifth Top 5 album and second No.1, as their debut set “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not” went to the top in February of 2006.

September 14, 2013
Redfoo Lets Get Ridiculous
ARIA Singles: Redfoo Is Number One

X-Factor judge, LMFAO member and the eighth child of Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr., Redfoo (born Stefan Kendall) debuts at the No.1 spot on the ARIA Singles Chart this week with his track “Let's Get Ridiculous”, debuting on Gold (●) sales status.

September 14, 2013
Patrick Donovan, CEO of Music Victoria
City Of Melbourne Appoints Music Advisory Committee

The City of Melbourne now has a music advisor committee made up 12 active members from the cities various music sectors.

September 13, 2013
Sheryl Crow - Image By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
New Releases For September 13, 2013

New Releases for week commencing Friday 13th September, 2013 (unless otherwise noted below)

September 13, 2013
IHeartRADIO launches in Australia, Noise11, Photo
ARN Launch iHeartRADIO Phone App

iHeartRadio is now available on mobiles in Australia. The Australian Radio Network (ARN) has launched the mobile app for the radio streaming service that is bringing thousands of new radio listening options to Australians everywhere.

September 12, 2013
The Sapphires, Noise11, Photo
Support Act To Honour The Original Sapphires

The original Sapphires will be honoured by Support Act at a special luncheon in Sydney at the New South Wales Parliament House next month.

September 11, 2013
Arctic Monkeys. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Midweek Chart: Arctic Monkeys Shows Promise For Number One

Arctic Monkeys should have the number one album in Australia in the next chart.

September 11, 2013
Archie Roach: Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Jessica Mauboy, Troy Cassar-Daly Win Deadly Awards

Jessica Mauboy picked up two Deadly Awards in Sydney on Tuesday night while Troy Cassar-Daly and Archie Roach also won awards.

September 11, 2013
Taylor Swift, Noise11, Photo
Taylor Swift Leads CMA Nominations

Taylor Swift has scooped six nominations at the Country Music Association Awards (CMAs).

September 11, 2013
Pink: Photo Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: Pink Returns To Number One

Pink reclaims the No.1 spot in Australia with “The Truth About Love” this week on the ARIA Albums chart, giving the album its tenth broken week at the top.

September 7, 2013
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
ARIA Singles: Katy Perry Roar Spends Third Week At Number One

Katy Perry scores a third week at No.1 with her track “Roar”, and with the video clip just released, it should secure a few more weeks at the top.

September 7, 2013
Barefoot Divas, photos, Noise11
AWME Adds Barefoot Divas, Jeff Lang In Second Line-up Announcement

Barefoot Divas, whose members are from Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and Australia and ARIA award winner Jeff Lang are more names added to the second artist announcement for the Australian World Music Expo (AWME).

September 6, 2013
Damian Costin, Noise11, photo
Damian Costin Launches The 123 Agency

Damian Costin, formerly of Australian booking agency Premier Artists and one-time member of Motorace, has started his new company The 123 Agency.

September 6, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
New Releases For W/C September 6, 2013

New Releases for week commencing Friday 30th August, 2013 (unless otherwise noted below).

September 6, 2013
Billy Bragg photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Cooking Vinyl Opens Australian Office

UK based indie label Cooking Vinyl has opened an Australian office.

September 6, 2013
The Paper Kites, Noise11, Photo
The Paper Kites Want YOU In Their Next Video

Melbourne band The Paper Kites want to put your mug in their next music video.

September 5, 2013
The xx
Enter Shikari And The XX Win At The AIM Independant Music Awards

The Association of Independent Music celebrated another triumphant year for independent music as it unveiled the winners at the third annual AIM Independent Music Awards.

September 5, 2013
Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King, Noise11, Photo
Avenged Sevenfold ‘Hail To The King’ Tops US Chart

Avenged Sevenfold just scored their second US number one album with ‘Hail To The King’ topping the American album chart this week.

September 5, 2013
The Rhino Records Story, Noise11, photo
Rhino Records Releases Book For 40th Anniversary

SelectBooks, Inc. has announced the publication of The Rhino Records Story: Revenge of the Music Nerds by Harold Bronson, the inside story of how a small record store in Los Angeles launched a music label that defied all odds to become one of the industry's biggest and best. The October 22nd publication date coincides with Rhino Records' 40th anniversary.

September 5, 2013
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young PONO Goes Head To Head With Sony

Beta vs. VHS. Blu-Ray vs. HD-DVD. The electronics industry has a long history of issuing competing products that battle it out for market supremacy.

September 5, 2013
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pyramid Rock Festival Canned For 2013

The Pyramid Rock Festival for 2013 will not go ahead.

September 4, 2013