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Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton To Release Old Sock

When we updated our upcoming releases list on Saturday, we added the mysterious listing for a new Eric Clapton album, Old Sock.

January 29, 2013
Black Flag
Black Flag To Release First Album Since 1985

Get ready for the return of Black Flag. As we reported on Saturday, there are two Black Flag reunions happening this summer, one with Greg Ginn and Ron Reyes, and one going out under the name of FLAG, with Chuck Dukowski.

January 29, 2013
The Who Quadrophenia And More
The Who To Tour Quadrophenia In UK

The Who are taking their tour of the album Quadrophenia to the U.K.

January 29, 2013
Mike Nesmith, Noise11, Photo
Mike Nesmith Announces US Tour

Hot off the road from a rare reunion with the Monkees, Michael Nesmith has announced that he will, once again, be touring his solo material during March and April.

January 29, 2013
Iggy Pop, photo Ros O'Gorman
The Stooges Christen Next Album

The Stooges are readying the followup to their 2007 album The Weirdness with a new set of raw music to be called Ready to Die.

January 29, 2013
Cosmo Jarvis: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Cosmo Jarvis Re-releases Think Bigger With Bonus Naughty Room Movie

The fearsomely talented COSMO JARVIS re-releases his third album THINK BIGGER.

January 29, 2013
Verka Serduchka
Eurovision Winner Is New Owner Of Freddie Mercury Rolls Royce

Verka Serduchka Saves Silver Shadow For The Nation!

January 29, 2013
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Happy 70th Birthday Ian Molly Meldrum

Australian music icon Ian Molly Meldrum is 70-years old today.

January 29, 2013
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Elton Surrogate Is ‘Like A Sister’

Elton John and his partner David Furnish love their surrogate 'like a sister.'

January 29, 2013
Chris Brown photo by Ros O'Gorman images
Chris Brown And Frank Ocean Have A Brawl

Chris Brown and Frank Ocean were apparently involved in a brawl yesterday.

January 29, 2013
Celtic Thunder
Celtic Thunder Brisbane Show Cancelled Due To Rain

The Celtic Thunder concert tonight (Tuesday) in Brisbane will not be going ahead because of the extreme weather in the region.

January 29, 2013
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban Brisbane Concert Tonight Is Not Going Ahead

Keith Urban’s postponed concert from last night (Sunday) rescheduled for tonight (Monday) is once ahead postponed due to the flooding in Brisbane.

January 28, 2013
Gurizada Fanangueira
232 Killed In Brazil Nightclub Fire During Gurizada Fanangueira Set

232 people have died and at least 131 more were injured when a fire set off by a band’s pyrotechnics swept through a nightclub in Brazil.

January 28, 2013
Lindy Morrison
Lindy Morrison Awarded Order Of Australia Honor

Lindy Morrison, drummer for The Go-Betweens from 1980-1989 and now board member of the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA), was awarded the Order of Australia on Australia Day.

January 28, 2013
Norah Jones
Norah Jones To Perform At Academy Awards, Reschedules Perth

Norah Jones has rescheduled the date for her Perth concert next month following an invitation to perform at the Academy Awards.

January 28, 2013
Keith Urban. images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Keith Urban’s Brisbane Show Sunday Postponed

Keith Urban has postponed his Brisbane show tonight (Sunday January 27) because of Brisbane’s extreme weather conditions today.

January 27, 2013
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman Noise11 photo
Elvis Costello Powers Through 18 Songs For A Day On The Green

Elvis Costello played a short and sharp 18 song one hour and 15 minute set for his first A Day On The Green show at Rochford Winery last night (January 26).

January 27, 2013
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Photo By Graham Spillard
Red Hot Chili Peppers Big Day Out Melbourne Setlist

Red Hot Chili Peppers have now played three Australian Big Day Out shows. Melbourne was last night.

January 27, 2013
Elvis Costello. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elvis Costello To Perform At Prince Tribute Show

Elvis Costello has been added to the Prince Tribute Show in New York in March.

January 27, 2013
Miss Pat and Mr Squiggle
Miss Pat Lovell Dies At Age 83

Patricia Lovell aka Miss Pat has passed away from liver cancer at the age of 83.

January 27, 2013
Morrissey, Festival Hall 2012, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Morrissey Rushed To Hospital, Tour Cancelled

Morrissey has been hospitalized in Flint, MI for what is reported to be a possible bladder infection.

January 27, 2013
Tina Turner, music news,
Tina Turner To Become A Swiss Citizen

Tina Turner has been a resident of Switzerland for 18 years and is looking to make it permanent.

January 27, 2013
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Joins George Jones For His Final Album

George Jones is about to embark on the final tour of his career and he also thinks he has one more album in him before calling it quits.

January 27, 2013
Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox
Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox Stay No 1 On Aria Albums

Bruno Mars stays atop the ARIA Albums chart this week with his “Unorthodox Jukebox” album.

January 27, 2013
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Same Love Stays On Top Of ARIA Chart

Macklemore not only cements himself and Ryan Lewis at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart for a second week with their second consecutive No.1 song “Same Love”, the track also moves from gold to Platinum in sales.

January 27, 2013
Brian Ritchie, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Violent Femmes Reunion Is Big News In Milwaukee

The people of the City of Milwaukee are pretty excited that their favourite sons The Violent Femmes are getting back together.

January 26, 2013
Elvis Costello. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elvis Costello Spins His Wheel For Melbourne

Elvis Costello and The Imposters kicked off their Australian tour in Melbourne last night, spinning the wheel to create the setlist.

January 26, 2013
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Chili Peppers Big Day Out Adelaide Setlist

Red Hot Chili Peppers performed at Big Day Out in Adelaide last night. Only one song, ‘Universally Speaking’, was performed for the first time on this tour.

January 26, 2013
History of the Eagles, Noise11, photo
The History Of The Eagles To Premiere On Showtime TV

The Eagles official documentary ‘History Of The Eagles – The Story Of An American Band’ will premiere on Showtime on US television in February.

January 26, 2013
Doc Neeson photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Doc Neeson Awarded Order of Australia Medal

Doc Neeson has been awarded the Order of Australia medal for his services to music and the community.

January 26, 2013