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Ted Nugent, music news
Ted Nugent Gives Joe Biden Gun Control Advice

Gun advocate Ted Nugent has taken it upon himself to write an open letter to U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on how he should handle the issue of gun control.

January 6, 2013
Pink at the Forum Theatre 2012
Pink Tops ARIA While Michael Buble Returns To The North Pole

Pink reclaims the ARIA No.1 Albums position this week with her now 6xPlatinum selling “The Truth about Love”, which now racks up it’s sixth week at No.1, and thanks to her tour later in the year, this is one album that will be around for quite some time.

January 6, 2013
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Have First ARIA Hit Song Of 2013

Six straight weeks at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart for Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz in their “Thrift Shop”.

January 6, 2013
Polyphonic Spree
Tim DeLaughter Confirms Polyphonic Spree For Splendour In The Grass

Clock up the Polyphonic Spree was the first act confirmed for Splendour In The Grass 2013.

January 5, 2013
No Regret Life
Japan’s No Regret Life Give 6 Months Notice Of Break-up

It’s official. Japan’s No Regret Life are breaking up but fans have been given 6-months notice.

January 5, 2013
Honey Singh, Noise11, Photo
Indian Popstar Honey Singh Victim Of Death Threats

Punjabi rapper Honey Singh claims his competitors are out to get him. The Indian popstar says his rivals want to finish off his career.

January 5, 2013
Homer Simpson and Lloyd, played by Tom Waits
Tom Waits To Become A Simpsons Character This Weekend

Tom Waits will make his debut on The Simpsons this Sunday.

January 5, 2013
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Watch Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds We No Who U R VIDEO

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds have dropped the new video for ‘We No Who U R’ into YouTube.

January 5, 2013
Hanson: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Hanson Call For Fans To Be In Video

Hanson will be shooting their next video in Los Angeles on Sunday are an inviting fans to be in the video.

January 5, 2013
Watch Big Day Out Stars Compressorhead Perform Motorhead And AC/DC

Compressorhead is the robotic metal band that is on its way to Big Day Out. And when we say metal, we mean metal. Compressorhead is a 6 tonne band making them the second heaviest band in the world after Meat Loaf.

January 5, 2013
Feeder Borders cassette
Feeder Triple Cassette Single Sales In The UK

The UK had a resurgence of cassette single sales in 2012 with the Official Charts Company reporting that sales tripled in 2012, mainly thanks to the band Feeder.

January 5, 2013
The xx
The XX Had Biggest Vinyl Album Of 2012 In UK, Bowie Was Second

‘Coexist’ by The XX was the biggest selling vinyl album of 2012 in the UK but David Bowie’s 40-year old classic ‘The Rise and Fall Of Ziggy Stardust’ wasn’t far behind.

January 5, 2013
Bobby Womack, Photo, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Bobby Womack Thanks Fans For Support

On Tuesday, Bobby Womack announced that he was suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer's Disease, saying "It’s not bad yet but will get worse."

January 5, 2013
Agnetha Faltskog
Abba’s Agnetha Faltskog To Release Album In 2013

Agnetha Faltskog has confirmed she will have a new album in 2013.

January 5, 2013
Bon Jovi photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Bon Jovi To Release New Music On Monday

Bon Jovi will be the first major act to release new music in 2013. Their new song ‘Because We Can’ will be released on Monday (January 7).

January 5, 2013
Rob Caggiano
Rob Caggiano Exits Anthrax On Eve Of Soundwave Tour

The members of Anthrax have issued a statement following the sudden departure of Rob Caggiano from the band.

January 5, 2013
Gotye: Photo by Gerry Nicholls, Noise11, photo
Gotye Has The 4th Biggest Digital Song Of All-Time In America

After scoring the biggest selling song of 2012 with ‘Somebody That I Used To Know, Noise11 can reveal that the Gotye featuring Kimbra song is also the 4th biggest selling digital song of all-time.

January 4, 2013
Bob Marley Legend
Bob Marley Legend Enters SoundScan Era Top 10 Of All-Time

Bob Marley & The Wailers ‘Legend’ has earned a Top 10 position in the SoundScan Top Selling Albums list.

January 4, 2013
Bobby Womack
Bobby Womack Suffering From Initial Stages of Alzheimer’s

Soul legend Bobby Womack is suffering from the initial stage of Alzheimer's disease, the singer has announced.

January 4, 2013
Daft Punk photo by Tim Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Want To See Daft Punk Live? Don’t Expect To In 2013

Daft Punk will not be heading out on the road with a new show in 2013, according to Bestival curator and BBC radio DJ Rob da Bank.

January 4, 2013
Garth Brooks
Garth Brooks Still Biggest Selling Artist Of SoundScan Era

Garth Brooks remains the biggest selling artist of the SoundScan era despite not having released an album in more than a decade.

January 4, 2013
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Metallica Remains Biggest Selling Album Of SoundScan Era

Metallica’s ‘Metallica’ album remains the biggest selling album of the SoundScan era and clocked up a further 110,000 sales in 2012.

January 4, 2013
Universal Music
Universal Music Was Biggest Label Of 2012

Universal Music dominated music sales in 2012 with 32.41% of all music sold in 2012 coming from the company.

January 4, 2013
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Rock Rocked In 2012

Rock was the biggest selling music genre of 2012.

January 4, 2013
Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jack White Bumps The Beatles To Have Biggest Vinyl Of 2012

Jack White’s ‘Blunderbuss’ was the biggest selling vinyl album of 2012 bumping The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ from the top of the chart.

January 4, 2013
Gotye and Kimbra
Gotye Has Biggest Selling Song Of 2012 In America

Melbourne’s Gotye had the biggest selling song of 2012 in the USA.

January 4, 2013
Adele 21 image photos
Adele Was Biggest Selling Artist Of 2012 In USA

Adele was the biggest selling artist of 2012 and  ‘21’ was the biggest selling album in the USA, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

January 4, 2013
Taylor Swift - Red
Music Sales Increase 3.1% During 2012 In The USA

Music sales have registered at 3.1% increase in the USA for 2012, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.

January 4, 2013
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Welcomes Mariah Cini To The Stage

Sydney had two Mariah’s on stage at the same time last night – Mariah Carey was joined by 6-year old Mariah Cini.

January 4, 2013
Jennifer Lopez: Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Jennifer Lopez Speaks Confidentially

Jennifer Lopez believes she can 'handle more' than most people.

January 4, 2013