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Benaud Trio, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Benaud Trio Launch Album At South Melbourne Town Hall

Australian classical group The Benaud Trio chose the South Melbourne Town Hall for the launch of their new album ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ because that is where they recorded the album.

August 7, 2013
Stephen Lynch, Noise11, Photo
There Is Something Funny About Stephen Lynch’s Music

There is definitely something funny about the music of Stephen Lynch. Lynch says fans should expect “musical comedy” when he tours Australia later this month.

August 7, 2013
Kate Ceberano, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Kate Ceberano To Take Kensal Road On the Road

Kate Ceberano will mark the release of her first album of original new songs by taking on the road around Australia starting October.

August 7, 2013
Blue Rodeo with James Gray bottom left, Noise11, Photo
Blue Rodeo Keyboard Player James Gray Dead From Heart Attack

James Gray, a long-time member of Canadian band Blue Rodeo, has died at the age of 52 after suffering a heart attack.

August 7, 2013
Pere Ubu The Modern Dance, Noise11, Photo
One Time Pere Ubu Bass Player Tim Wright Dies

Tim Wright, an early bass player for new wave pioneers Pere Ubu, has been found dead.

August 7, 2013
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines
Robin Thicke Debuts At One In USA

Robin Thicke’s ‘Blurred Lines’ album has topped the American chart this week with more sales than the entire Top 500 sold in Australia last week.

August 7, 2013
David Bowie - photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
David Bowie Exhibition Goes On Tour

After a tremendous run at London's Victoria and Albert Museum where it was viewed by 300,000 people, the exhibition David Bowie Is... will move to cities around the world.

August 7, 2013
Darryl McDaniels of Run-DMC, Noise11, Photo
Run-DMC’s Darryl McDaniels Says Todays Hip-Hop Targets Stupid America

Darryl McDaniels of Run-DMC has spoken out about modern day hip-hop saying it appeals to "stupid America".

August 7, 2013
George Duke, Noise11, Photo
Jazz Great George Duke Dead At 67

Grammy Award winning jazz artist George Duke has died after battling leukemia. He was 67-years old.

August 7, 2013
Jon Stevens ships his broken leg off to America
Jon Stevens Starts Dead Daisies US Tour With A Broken Leg

Jon Stevens is about to embark on a Dead Daisies American tour with his leg in plaster. Stevens broke his leg and dislocated his thumb just a week before the tour was to begin.

August 6, 2013
Lemmy of Motorhead. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Motorhead Issue Statement About Lemmy

Motörhead has posted a short statement on their website on why they chose to play the Wacken Festival this past weekend, after having said they were cancelling all festivals for the year, and the aftermath of their shortened set.

August 6, 2013
Steven Wilson, Noise11, Photo
Steven Wilson Australian Dates Confirmed

Porcupine Tree founder Steven Wilson will play solo east coast dates in Australia in October.

August 6, 2013
Pitbull: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Pitbull and Ke$ha To Tour Australia

Pitbull and Ke$ha have teamed up for a double header tour of Australia.

August 6, 2013
Martha Davis, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Martha Davis And The Motels Australian Dates Announced

Martha Davis and the Motels will return to Australia in November.

August 6, 2013
Nile Lofgren photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nils Lofgren Working On 10 Disc Retrospective

Nils Lofgren is putting together his biggest a career retrospective to date.

August 6, 2013
OMD drummer Malcolm Holmes, Noise11, Photo
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Drummer Suffered Cardiac Arrest

After playing in Toronto on July 20, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark's drummer Malcolm Holmes collapsed back stage, causing the balance of the band's tour to be cancelled.

August 6, 2013
Diana Ross, Noise11, Photo
Diana Ross Plays The Hollywood Bowl

Diana Ross played the first of two shows at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday night to a large crowd, putting on a 75-minute show that included four costume changes.

August 6, 2013
Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath, Noise11, Photo
Black Sabbath Halloween Maze To Open At Universal Studios

Black Sabbath's music is coming to life in what is being described as "an all-original, terrifying 3-D maze" at Universal Studios Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights.

August 6, 2013
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young To Release 1970 Cellar Door Concert

Neil Young’s next instalment from his archives will be The Washington, DC concert ‘Live At the Cellar Door 1970’.

August 6, 2013
Davey Lane photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
M-Phazes Remixes Davey Lane

M-Phazes, the Melbourne based hip-hop producer and performer, has remixed Davey Lane’s ‘You’re The Cops, I’m The Crime’.

August 6, 2013
Jackie Onassis, Noise11, photo
Jackie Onassis Signs With Sony Music

Sydney hip-hop duo Jackie Onassis has signed with Sony Music.

August 5, 2013
Stereophonics, Ian Laidlaw, Photo
Stereophonics Have Their Next Two Albums Already Recorded

Stereophonics will release a Volume two of their current album ‘Graffiti on the Train’ and there may even be a third album as well.

August 5, 2013
Wendy Matthews at Noise11, Noise11, Photo
Listen to Wendy Matthews And Megan Washington Song Amelia

Wendy Matthews is about to release ‘The Welcome Fire’, her first album of new, original material in over 10 years.

August 5, 2013
George Michael, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
George Michael Has Permanent Damage From Car Accident

George Michael has revealed the permanent trauma from his car accident for the first time.

August 5, 2013
Steely Dan - image By Ros O'Gorman
Steely Dan Kick-Off Mood Swings Tour

Steely Dan are on the road this summer with the "Mood Swings: 8 Miles to Pancake Day Tour."

August 5, 2013
Geoffrey Rush, 3RRR, Noise11, Mary Boukouvalas, Photo
Geoffrey Rush’s Life Takes Shape At 3RRR

Geoffrey Rush is one of the most beloved actors on stage and screen. He’s one of the few who has won the Trifecta of Acting; an Oscar, an Emmy and a Tony award.

August 5, 2013
IHeartRADIO launches in Australia, Noise11, Photo
Australian Radio Network (ARN) Launches iHeartRADIO

The Australian Radio Network (ARN) has today launched digital music service iHeartRADIO in Beta in Australia.

August 5, 2013
Stevie Wright, 2004, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wright Leaves Hospital For Respite As Health Continues To Fail

Friends of Stevie Wright have gathered to show their support for the now bedridden rock star who has left hospital for respite but whose health is continuing to fail him.

August 4, 2013
Lemmy of Motorhead. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Motorhead Drop Off German Festival Because Of Ailing Lemmy

Motorhead was forced to cut their appearance at the Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany after lead singer and bassist Lemmy appeared to be unable to continue.

August 4, 2013
Pink photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Album Report: Pink Is Back At Number One

Pink returns for an eighth week at No.1 on the ARIA Albums chart with her set “The Truth About Love”, plus it’s the third week at the top during 2013 (January, July and now).

August 3, 2013