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Metallica reunited with Dave Mustaine
Metallica Celebrate 30 Years With New EP

Metallica celebrated their 30th anniversary on the weekend with some shows at the Fillmore in San Francisco and the celebration continues with the release of Beyond Magnetic – a four song EP of songs you probably haven’t heard.

December 13, 2011
Roger Daltrey performs Tommy
Roger Daltrey Pre Sale On Tickets Available Tomorrow

Roger Daltrey will perform Tommy in Australia, presented by, and pre-sale tickets will go on sale tomorrow for 24 hours.

December 13, 2011
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor To Release Ninth Studio Album In 2012

Sinead O’Connor is gearing up for the release of her ninth studio album.

December 13, 2011
Amy Winehouse
Mitch Winehouse Will Never Release Amy’s Music For Biopic

Amy Winehouse’s father Mitch has quashed plans for a biopic by refusing to authorise her music.  

December 13, 2011
Sunset and Vine
Music Executive John Atterberry Dies After Gunshot

Music executive John Atterberry has died after being shot in the face during a Hollywood rampage last Friday.

December 13, 2011
Wynter Gordon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Wynter Gordon Gets Vocal Tips From Skrillex

Leading up to her New Year’s Eve shows at Luna Park, pop diva Wynter Gordon tells us that Skrillex has been giving her vocal advice.

December 13, 2011
The Exploited
The Exploited Announce Down Under Tour

The UK’s angriest punks, The Exploited, return to Australia and New Zealand.

December 13, 2011
Supposed Coachella 2012 Poster
Has Coachella’s 2012 Line-Up Been Leaked?

A picture of the Coachella poster for 2012 has appeared online, featuring Radiohead, No Doubt, Foo Fighters and more.

December 13, 2011
Radiohead The Daily Mail Staircase
Radiohead To Release Two New Songs Next Week

Radiohead fans will score a couple of new songs next week. The band have two new songs ‘The Daily Mail’ and ‘Staircase’ next week.

December 13, 2011
Dinner in the Sunset (Photo by Tim Cashmere)
Happy 21st Birthday, Meredith. Thanks For Inviting Me

The Meredith Music Festival has turned 21 years old with another dusty year of killer music and hazy memories and Noise11 were there to soak it all in.

December 12, 2011
Pharrell Williams
Pharrell And Hans Zimmer Hired For Academy Awards

Pharrell Williams and Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer will work on the 2012 Academy Awards.

December 12, 2011
Chimes Of Freedom cover
Huge Stars Appear On 75-Song Amnesty Dylan Cover Collection

Adele, Ke$ha, Elvis Costello, QOTSA, Sting, and scores more appear on Amnesty International’s four-disc, seventy-five-song Bob Dylan cover collection.

December 12, 2011
Gotye And Kimbra Go Top 10 In Germany

‘Somebody That I Used To Know’, the Aussie hit song by Gotye featuring Kimbra has landed in the Top 10 in Germany.

December 12, 2011
Tommy Emmanuel,, music news
Tommy Emmanuel and Damien Leith Spread Christmas Joy

Tommy Emmanuel and Damien Leith recently popped into the studio for a whirlwind two-hour recording session and have now delivered their first Christmas collaboration ‘When A Child Is Born’.

December 12, 2011
Empire Of The Sun
Empire Of The Sun Work On New Album In New Zealand

Nick Littlemore reveals that he’s currently working on the second Empire Of The Sun album in New Zealand.

December 12, 2011
Foster The People. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Foster The People Deliver ‘Don’t Stop’ Music Video

LA indie-pop sensation Foster The People deliver a ‘Don’t Stop’ video featuring Precious actress Gabourey Sidibe.

December 12, 2011
Lana Del Rey, music news,
Lana Del Rey Adds Aussie Dates

YouTube sensation Lana del Rey has added booked Melbourne and Sydney dates for 2012.

December 12, 2011
Leo Sayer Coming Home For Christmas
Listen To Leo Sayer’s New Christmas Song ‘Coming Home For Christmas’

Leo Sayer has recorded a brand new song for Christmas about the troops stationed overseas during the break.

December 12, 2011
Amy Winehouse Lioness Hidden Treasures
Amy Winehouse Debuts At No. 1 In England

Death has turned out to be a great promotional campaign Amy Winehouse whose ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures” debuted at no. 1 in the UK today.

December 12, 2011
Primal Scream and MC5 - Black To Comm
Primal Scream And MC5 Release Live Collaboration

Primal Scream and MC5’s 2008 team up at London’s Meltdown Festival finally hits DVD.

December 12, 2011
Michael Buble Christmas
Bublé Trumps Black Keys And Winehouse On ARIA Chart

Michael Bublé holds number one while The Black Keys and Amy Winehouse disappoint on this week’s chart.

December 12, 2011
Grinderman - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Announces Grinderman Split

Nick Cave’s Grinderman played their last ever gig last night (December 10, 2011) at the Meredith Festival outside Melbourne.

December 11, 2011
Sunset and Vine
Music Executive John Atterberry In Critical Condition Following Shooting

The condition of music executive John Atterberry is listed as critical after he was shot in the face in a random shooting on Friday.

December 11, 2011
Russell Simmons at Occupy LA
Russell Simmons Visits Occupy LA Then Heads To Sydney

Hip-hop magnate Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam Records, visited the Occupy LA site recently and is now in Sydney for the Global Leadership Forum.

December 11, 2011
Yellow Submarine eBook
The Beatles Release Free Yellow Submarine eBook

The Beatles have released a free eBook version of ‘Yellow Submarine’ through iTunes.

December 11, 2011
Yes And Earth Wind & Fire Pre-Sale Tickets On Sale Monday

Tickets for the Yes and Earth, Wind & Fire sideshow, presented by, will be available tomorrow (Monday, December 12, 2012).

December 11, 2011
Madonna. photo by Kevin Mazur from
Listen To Madonna New Music Masterpiece

Madonna has debuted ‘Masterpiece’, the song she will feature in the forthcoming movie ‘W.E.’.

December 11, 2011
Peter Frampton - Frampton Comes Alive
Peter Frampton To Return To Frampton Comes Alive Venue

Peter Frampton will mark the 35th anniversary of his Frampton Comes Alive album by returning to one of the venues where parts of the album were recorded where he will perform the entire album.

December 10, 2011
Cody Simpson doll
Cody Simpson Is A Doll

Aussie pop heartthrob Cody Simpson has been turned into a doll.

December 10, 2011
Daniel Bee Spears
Willie Nelson Bass Player Dan ‘Bee’ Spears Dies At 62

Dan ‘Bee’ Spears, the bass player for Willie Nelson, has died near Nashville at the age of 62.

December 10, 2011