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The Falls Festival, Noise11, Photo
The Falls Festival Is Heading To Byron Bay

The Falls Festival will also play in Byron Bay this year.

July 17, 2013
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Makes A Stand Against State Of Florida

In the wake of the Trayvon Martin verdict in Florida, Stevie Wonder has made the decision to avoid Florida and all other "Stand Your Ground" states until the laws are changed.

July 17, 2013
Mazzy Star
Mazzy Star Return With First Album In 17 Years

Mazzy Star will return after a seventeen year absence with the album Seasons of Your Day, due on September 24 via Rhymes of an Hour Records.

July 17, 2013
Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pearl Jam Reactivate In Canada

Pearl Jam played their first North American show of the year in London, Ontario, Canada on Tuesday night.

July 17, 2013
Zoot Live The Reunion, Noise11, Photo
Historic Zoot Reunion Recording To Be Released

Zoot’s final performance filmed during the Rick Springfield and Friends Cruise in November, 2011 will be released on CD and DVD.

July 17, 2013
James Morrison, Noise11, Photo
APRA Announces Art Music Awards 2013

APRA will hold the 3rd Art Music Awards in Sydney in August.

July 17, 2013
Victor DeLorenzo, Noise11, Photo
Victor DeLorenzo Explains His Departure From Violent Femmes

Yesterday it was announced that Brian Viglione from Dresden Dolls is the new drummer for The Violent Femmes, replacing founding drummer Victor DeLorenzo.

July 17, 2013
Chic, Noise11, Photo
Nile Rodgers and Chic and The Melvins To Play Meredith

The Meredith Music Festival will feature Chic featuring Nile Rodgers and The Melvins.

July 17, 2013
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Adds Japan Dates To His “Out There” Tour

Paul McCartney has just added Japanese dates to his "Out There" tour making an Australian tour now very likely.

July 16, 2013
Bob Dylan Another Self Portrait Bootleg Vol 10, Noise11, Photo
Bob Dylan Unreleased Songs With George Harrison To Surface On Bootleg 10

Unreleased Bob Dylan and George Harrison collaborations will surface on Dylan’s ‘The Bootleg Series Vol. 10’.

July 16, 2013
City And Colour, Noise11, Photo
City And Colour Announce November Aussie Tour

Dallas Green will return to Australia in November for a national City and Colour tour.

July 16, 2013
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Busby Marou And Casey Donovan Join Boomerang Festival Line-up

Busby Marou and Casey Donovan will perform at Australia’s Indigenous festival Boomerang in October.

July 16, 2013
Wayne Coyne The Sun Is Sick, Noise11, Photo
Wayne Coyne Releases Comic Book

Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne has announced the release of his first ever comic book ‘The Sun Is Sick’.

July 16, 2013
Harry Styles One Direction Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Harry Styles Writes Tracks With Snow Patrol

Harry Styles has been writing songs with Snow Patrol. The One Direction hunk is busy on his Take Me Home Tour with bandmates Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan but has made time for a venture with the UK group.

July 16, 2013
Roger Taylor
World Record For Longest Marathon Drumming Broken At Roger Taylor’s Studio

At 10am on Saturday, 13th July 2013, ACM (The Academy of Contemporary Music) broke the Guinness World Record for the 'Longest Marathon Drumming by a Team', beating the previous record by over four hours.

July 16, 2013
Ed Sheeran, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ed Sheeran Understands Justin Bieber’s Bucket Situation

Ed Sheeran can understand Justin Bieber's "struggle" with a mop bucket.

July 16, 2013
Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington To Release EP

Stone Temple Pilots will release an EP with their new lead singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park fame.

July 16, 2013
iHeart Radio Festival
Queen And Elton John To Play Las Vegas’ iHeart Music Festival

Ryan Seacrest announced the lineup for this year's iHeart Music Festival on all Clear Channel radio stations Monday morning with a lineup heavy on big names from all genres and including a special appearance by Queen with Adam Lambert.

July 16, 2013
Matthew Morrison
Matthew Morrison Pays Tribute To Co-Star Cory Monteith

Matthew Morrison paid tribute to his Glee co-star Cory Monteith at the weekend.

July 16, 2013
Alan Parsons Project
Alan Parsons Project’s I Robot Gets The 35th Anniversary Treatment

The Alan Parsons Project were known for their refining of the concept album with their ten albums released between 1976 and 1987. The second of those albums, I Robot, is celebrating its 35th anniversary with a newly expanded 2-CD Legacy Edition.

July 16, 2013
Beatles Best of Auction
Unreleased 1964 Beatles Acetate To Be Auctioned

The acetate for a rare Beatles album that never saw release will be auctioned off on August 9 by Heritage Auctions.

July 16, 2013
Randy Travis
Randy Travis Is Awake But Not Out Of The Woods Yet

Things are looking better for country singer Randy Travis, but that doesn't mean he has an easy road ahead.

July 16, 2013
The new Violent Femmes lineup with Brian Viglione, Noise11, Photo
Dresden Dolls Drummer Brian Viglione Joins The Violent Femmes

Former Dresden Dolls drummer Brian Viglione is the new drummer for The Violent Femmes replacing Victor DeLorenzo who announced his departure today.

July 16, 2013
Anthony Callea, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Anthony Callea Turns 30 In Song

Anthony Callea turned 30 last December and decided to celebrate in song instead of having a big birthday bash.

July 15, 2013
Monks Of Mellonwah, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Monks Of Mellonwah Record With Fleetwood Mac, Ozzy Osbourne Producer

Sydney’s Monks Of Mellonwah have been in the studio in Los Angeles working with Fleetwood mac, Ozzy Osbourne producer Keith Olsen.

July 15, 2013
Spender, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Gotye Features On The New Spender EP

Just two weeks before the release of his biggest ever hit Gotye was in a Melbourne studio working on lead vocals for a track on the forthcoming solo record for Tommy Spender.

July 15, 2013
Don Walker Hully Gully, Photo, Noise11
Don Walker Preps Third Solo Album Hully Gully

Don Walker will release the third album under his own name ‘Hully Gully’ in August.

July 15, 2013
Engelbert Humpedinck From The Heart, Noise11, Photo
Engelbert Humperdinck Releases Book of Quotes

Engelbert Humperdinck has released his first book ‘From The Heart’.

July 15, 2013
Justin Timberlake The 20 20 Experience 2 of 2, Noise11, Photo
Justin Timberlake To Release Second 20/20 Album

Justin Timberlake will expand his ‘The 20/20 Experience’ album with a second volume to be called ‘The 20/20 Experience 2 of 2’ in September.

July 15, 2013
Imagine Dragons, Noise11, Photo
Imagine Dragons To Play Australian Shows

Las Vegas band Imagine Dragons will play headline shows in Australia and New Zealand in October.

July 15, 2013