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Bob Dylan And The Band Down in the Flood
Bob Dylan And The Band Documentary Shall Be Released On DVD

In 1966, Bob Dylan managed to anger a good portion of his fan base by going electric for his new tour.

August 20, 2012
Gerald Casale of Devo photo by Ros O'Gorman
Devo’s Gerald Casale’s Campaign For Romney’s Late Dog Unleashed

Gerald V. Casale of Devo is running a campaign to keep the story of Seamus, a dog presidential candidate Mitt Romney had during the 80's, in the minds of the voters during this election yea

August 20, 2012
Geoff Tate Vows To Tour Under Queensrÿche Name

Geoff Tate has fired the latest salvo in the battle with his old band, Queensrÿche, by saying that he will take his own version of the band on the road under the same name.

August 20, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce Premieres Song For UN Humanitarian Day

Beyonce has debuted her new song ‘I Was Here’ before a live audience at the UN General Assembly Humanitarian Day in New York.

August 20, 2012
Scott McKenzie
Scott McKenzie 1939-2012

The official website of Scott McKenzie has been updated with the news of the passing of the singer/songwriter on Saturday.

August 20, 2012
Scott McKenzie
Scott McKenzie Dies At 73

The song’s creator Scott McKenzie has died in Los Angeles at the age of 73. ‘If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear a flower in your hair’ is one of the great hippy songs of its era and defined San Francisco in the 60s.

August 19, 2012
Hank Williams Jr
Hank Williams Jr Calls President Obama Anti-American

Just when you thought Ted Nugent was muzzled up pops another loony tune American. Hank Williams Jr has fired out at President Obama calling him “anti-American”.

August 19, 2012
Gregory Page and His Big Band Orchestra Shine Shine Shine
Gregory Page To Release Album Written In Australia

The new Gregory Page album ‘Shine Shine Shine’ was written while he was in Australia in 2011.

August 19, 2012
Matchbox Twenty - image By Ros O'Gorman
Matchbox Twenty Head South To Promote North

Matchbox Twenty will head south to promote North in October with their first Australian tour in four years

August 19, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Equals Abba For Number 1 Hits In Australia

Guy Sebastian scores his sixth No.1 single in Australia by debuting at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with his new track “Battle Scars”. He now sits in third position on the list of ‘Aussie’s with the Most No.1’s’ behind Delta Goodrem with eight and Kylie Minogue with ten.

August 19, 2012
The Sapphires, Noise11, Photo
The Sapphires Becomes First Soundtrack Since Mamma Mia To Reach No 1

The new Australian feature film “The Sapphires” debuted at No.2 on the box-office report last week (with $2.475 million behind Dark Knight Rises’ $2.9 million), and this week on the ARIA Albums Chart, the soundtrack jumps up to No.1 becoming the first film soundtrack to make it to No.1 this decade, and the first locally produced soundtrack in over eleven years to claim a No.1 spot.

August 19, 2012
Pussy Riot
Pussy Riot Sentenced For 2 Years

Russian punk three-piece Pussy Riot have been convicted of hooliganism over an anti-Putin demonstration held in a Russian cathedral.

August 18, 2012
Paul McCartney photo by Karen Freedman, Noise11, photo
Paul McCartney And Ronald Isley Twist And Shout For The Apollo

Paul McCartney joined Ronald Isley from the Isley Brothers for a performance of a song they both had a hit with last week, ‘Twist and Shout’.

August 18, 2012
Anthrax Curiosity
Anthrax Become First Metal Band Played On Mars

Anthrax have become the first metal band to be played on planet Mars.

August 18, 2012
John Lennon sculpture by Kirsten Zuk
John Lennon DNA Lives In Sculpture

The DNA of John Lennon has been included in a new sculpture of the famous Beatle.

August 17, 2012
High On Fire
High On Fire Announce Australian Tour

Californian doom metallers High On Fire book a late September tour of Australia.

August 17, 2012
Flying Lotus
Flying Lotus Releases New Single Featuring Erykah Badu

Revered LA producer Flying Lotus release a video for ‘See Thru To U’ featuring Erykah Badu.

August 17, 2012
Jeff Hanneman of Slayer, Noise11, Photo
Soundwave 2013 Adds Slayer, Cypress Hill And Heaps More

The second announcement for Soundwave 2013 has Slayer, Cypress Hill, Bullet For My Valentine, Bring Me The Horizon and more.

August 17, 2012
Wes Carr
Wes Carr Is Back As Buffalo

Wes Carr has a new project he calls Buffalo.

August 17, 2012
Six60 Announce Release Of New Single And Tour

Six60 have just completed their first European tour, where they sold out three London shows.

August 17, 2012
Lisa Marie Presley
Lisa Marie Presley To Release First New Record In 7 Years

Lisa Marie Presley releases 'Storm & Grace', her first new record in 7 years, on October 15th through Universal Records.

August 17, 2012
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Is Obsessed With Her New Pooch

Lady Gaga is apparently treating her dog like 'her baby'.

August 17, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyoncé Video Release For World Humanitarian Day

The global campaign that aims to make social media history by attempting to reach one billion people on 19 August to celebrate World Humanitarian Day has passed its first milestone - the 100-million mark.

August 17, 2012
Glenn Frey, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman images
Glenn Frey To Visit Then Tour Australia

Eagles founder Glenn Frey is heading to Australia in October and Noise11 hears that while he is here he will be announcing a solo tour.

August 17, 2012
Billy Bragg
Billy Bragg Adds Extra Australian Tour Dates

Legendary troubadour Billy Bragg adds more Aussie shows due to overwhelming demand.

August 17, 2012
Ray Manzarek, Photo Ros O'Gorman
West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip Celebrates Doors Day

The City of West Hollywood has declared today, August 16, as The Doors Day.

August 17, 2012
Monterey Pop Festival
Monterey Pop Festival To Celebrate 45th Anniversary

Monterey Pop Festival and other 1967 music events celebrates again from the same exact stage as '67 and '07!

August 17, 2012
Jon Lord of Deep Purple photo image
Jon Lord’s Concerto To Be Released

On 1st October 2012, earMUSIC , the Hamburg based rock label part of Edel Group, releases the first studio recording of Jon Lord's groundbreaking meeting of rock and classical music - "Concerto For Group And Orchestra"

August 17, 2012
Dave Mustaine, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Mustaine Accuses Obama Of Being Responsible For Recent Shootings

Dave Mustaine of Megadeth has told an audience in Singapore that he believes American President Barack Obama is responsible for staging such tragedies as the Aurora, Colorado theater shooting and the recent murders in the Sikh temple.

August 17, 2012
Frankie Valli - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons Goes To Broadway

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons have been appearing nightly on Broadway since 2005, or at least the cast of the show Jersey Boys who play the group.

August 17, 2012