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Mel Greig and Michael Christian
2DAY FM Jocks To Be Questioned By Police Over Nurse’s Death

2DAY FM jocks Mel Greig and Michael Christian will now face questioning by New South Wales Police following a formal request from Scotland Yard.

December 9, 2012
Mel Greig and Michael Christian
Austereo Suspends 2DAY FM Advertising As Clients Start To Walk

Austereo has stopped all advertising on 2DAY FM following a decision by major clients Telstra and Coles to withdraw for the station today following the prank that lead to the death of a British nurse.

December 8, 2012
Mel Greig and Michael Christian
ACMA To Investigate Austereo Following Death of Nurse Following 2DAYFM Prank

The Australian Communications and Media Authority will investigate the prank call by two 2DAY FM jocks that lead to the death of a London nurse.

December 8, 2012
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Spotify Signs Metallica

Spotify and Metallica have announced that all music spanning the band's 30-year history is now available on Spotify.

December 8, 2012
Mel Greig and Michael Christian
Southern Cross Austereo In Disgrace Following Royal Nurse Suicide

Australian radio network Southern Cross Austereo has reached a new level of shame following the suicide of Jacintha Saldanha, the English nurse who took the prank call for the Duchess of Cambridge in a London hospital from Mel Greig and Michael Christian.

December 8, 2012
Mark Evans at Noise11.com
Mark Evans and Dave Tice To Play Their Last Sando Show Ever Saturday

AC/DC’s Mark Evans and Buffalo’s Mark Tice, as the dynamic duo Tice & Evans, will perform their last ever show at the Sandringham Hotel in Sydney on Saturday afternoon.

December 6, 2012
Pure Pop Records
Pure Pop Kicks Off Summer Of Classic Albums Series Of Gigs

Now this is an in-store! Pure Pop in Melbourne’s St Kilda is showcasing classic albums live by Aussie artists over this summer.

December 6, 2012
The Home Studio Series
The CD Is Far From Dead According To Disc Makers

Disc Makers, America’ largest independent CD and DVD manufacturer, has firm evidence that the physical disc is far from dead.

December 5, 2012
The Home Studio Series
Disc Makers Offer Building A Professional Home Studio Free PDF Download

If you are ready to build a home studio, Disc Makers have a free PDF download of their guide ‘Building a Professional Home Studio’.

December 4, 2012
Fun, Nate Ruess: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Grammy.com Has Some fun With Noise11

The latest Word Up From Down Under feature at Grammy.com is with New York band fun.

December 3, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Comparing Guy Sebastian With Other Number One Gaps

Guy Sebastian has just landed his second No.1 album in Australia with his seventh album “Armageddon”, two weeks shy of nine years since he first hit the top of the ARIA Albums chart with his Australian Idol packed debut album “Just as I Am”. 

December 3, 2012
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Counter Productive: Frog Dissects The ARIAs

I’ll be honest straight up-I didn’t watch the ARIA’s this week. Furthermore it wasn’t until I saw some mention of it somewhere that I even knew they were on. I feel bad saying that, but from the reports and comments I’ve seen since then I’m not alone.

December 3, 2012
Dylan By Ken Regan
Music Photographer Ken Regan Loses Battle With Cancer

Photographer Ken Regan, who earned the trust and respect of people like Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones, has lost his battle with cancer.

December 2, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Earns His Second ARIA No 1 Album

Guy Sebastian earns his second No.1 album in Australia with his seventh studio album “Armageddon”, which climbs three places to the top of the ARIA Albums chart this week. It’s exactly nine years since he first topped the ARIA Charts with his debut single “Angels Brought Me Here” landing at the top this week in 2003 (1-Dec-2003).

December 2, 2012
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore Tops ARIA Singles Chart

Macklemore moves up to the No.1 spot in Australia with his first track to chart here, “Thrift Shop”, replacing X-Factor winner Samantha Jade after just one week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart, she’s down to No.2 this week.

December 2, 2012
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Start Their Own Record Label Blackened

After 28 years Metallica have taken ownership of their original masters and have launched their own label Blackened Recordings.

December 1, 2012
Yothu Yindi
2012 ARIA Awards Winners Complete Winners List

Noise11.com brings you the 2012 Aria Award Winners as they are announced and here is the complete winners list.

November 29, 2012
Gallins
Gallins Buys Allans Billy Hyde

Gallin’s Musician’s Pro Shop has thrown Allans Billy Hyde a lifeline.

November 28, 2012
Adele 21 image noise11.com photos
Adele 21 Sells 10 Million

Adele’s ‘21’ album has sold over 10 million units, meaning it now qualifies for a Diamond certification.

November 28, 2012
Led Zeppelin Celebration Day
Led Zeppelin Has Highest ARIA Debut Of The Week

Led Zeppelin has claimed the highest debut album of the week this week on Australia’s ARIA chart.

November 25, 2012
Liam Payne One Direction Photo By Ros O' Gorman
One Direction Spend Second Week Topping ARIA Album Chart

One Direction stay atop the ARIA Albums Chart this week with their second album “Take Me Home”, achieving 2xPlatinum, doubling itself from last weeks debut. But with her 42nd (and counting) show for her 2013 Australian tour announced last week, Pink rises back up to No.2 with “The Truth About Love”, racking up its tenth week inside the Top 4 (and Top 10).

November 25, 2012
Samantha Jade
Samantha Jade Tops ARIA Singles Chart

X-Factor 2012 winner Samantha Jade debuts at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart this week with the pop-dance track “What You’ve Done to Me”, selling/downloading gold in its first three days of release (released 9:30pm Tuesday 20th November).

November 25, 2012
Collarts, Noise11, Photo
Collarts Presents At Worlds End Free Music Showcase

If you are in Melbourne, Collarts, The Australian College of the Arts, will present its At World’s End showcase on Monday and Tuesday in Collingwood.

November 23, 2012
Eskimo Joe photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eskimo Joe To Throw BBQ For Investors

Eskimo Joe will put on a BBQ for investors of their next studio album.

November 22, 2012
Cold Chisel - Photo By Ros O'Gorman Noise11.com
Counter Productive: Songland’s Frog On The Day The Music Got Pulled Over

There's a really weird anniversary about to happen next month, on December 17. A 30 year anniversary. It was designed to save lives which it obviously, and thankfully has done, and that's a great, great thing. There was a side effect though. One which wouldn't have been part of the calculation, but in effect killed the Aussie pub scene.

November 22, 2012
Weddings Parties Anything, EG Awards Launch: Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Temper Trap, Oh Mercy Win EG Awards

The Temper Trap and Oh Mercy were just two of the winners at the 7th annual EG Awards held in Melbourne last night (November 20).

November 21, 2012
Jack Thompson, Screen Music Awards, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Antony Partos, Lisa Gerrard Win 2012 Screen Music Awards

Composer Antony Partos was the big winner at the 2012 Screen Music Awards in Melbourne last night and Dead Can Dance’s Lisa Gerrard also took home an award.

November 20, 2012
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra And AJ Maddah Face The Music For 2012

With the likes of AJ Maddah, Kimbra, Dom Alessio, Clare Bowditch, Chet Faker, Johann Ponniah, Weddings Parties Anything, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and key note speaker Martin Atkins gracing the stages of Face The Music it is not surprising that Melbourne’s premier music conference is now completely sold out, with over 800 delegates in attendance.

November 18, 2012
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Join The List Of Multiple No. 1 Album Artists

With One Direction debuting at No.1 with their second album “Take Me Home”, following on from their first No.1 set “Up All Night”, let’s take a look at other artists who have scored a No.1 album with their first two (or even more) albums.

November 18, 2012
One Direction - image by Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Take Me Home Debuts At 1 On ARIA

One Direction’s second album “Take Me Home” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart to give them two No.1 albums in the same year, plus the new set enters the chart with a Platinum accreditation.

November 18, 2012