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Birdy: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Birdy Announces Australian Tour

Birdy will tour Australia in April.

December 3, 2012
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds To Perform With Sydney Symphony

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds together with members of the Sydney Symphony will perform at the Sydney Opera House in February.

December 3, 2012
Led Zeppelin 2012
Led Zeppelin And Buddy Guy Receive Kennedy Honours

Both Led Zeppelin and Buddy Guy were awarded America’s greatest cultural honour, the Kennedy Award at The White House in Washington on Sunday.

December 3, 2012
Dr Dre, music news,
Dr Dre Is The Highest Paid Artist Of The Year

Dr Dre earned more than any other act on the planet during 2012 but not for his music.

December 2, 2012
Bernard Fanning, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Bernard Fanning To Release Second Solo Album

Former Powderfinger singer Bernard Fanning will release his second solo album in mid-2013.

December 2, 2012
Dylan By Ken Regan
Music Photographer Ken Regan Loses Battle With Cancer

Photographer Ken Regan, who earned the trust and respect of people like Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones, has lost his battle with cancer.

December 2, 2012
Rick Astley, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Rick Astley Suffers Food Poisoning, Cancels Final Australian Show

Rick Astley was forced to cancel his final Australian show in Melbourne last night after being struck down with food poisoning.

December 2, 2012
Guy Sebastian - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Guy Sebastian Earns His Second ARIA No 1 Album

Guy Sebastian earns his second No.1 album in Australia with his seventh studio album “Armageddon”, which climbs three places to the top of the ARIA Albums chart this week. It’s exactly nine years since he first topped the ARIA Charts with his debut single “Angels Brought Me Here” landing at the top this week in 2003 (1-Dec-2003).

December 2, 2012
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore Tops ARIA Singles Chart

Macklemore moves up to the No.1 spot in Australia with his first track to chart here, “Thrift Shop”, replacing X-Factor winner Samantha Jade after just one week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart, she’s down to No.2 this week.

December 2, 2012
Robert Plant. image by Haylee Cashmere, Noise11, photo
Robert Plant Bluesfest Sideshow Announced

Robert Plant will play additional shows around Australia in addition to his Bluesfest headline spot.

December 2, 2012
The Beatles
The Beatles Rare Early What Goes On Demo For Auction

A rare 1963 Beatles demo of ‘What Goes On’ is expected to fetch big money when it goes to auction this month.

December 1, 2012
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Cancels Israeli Concert

Stevie Wonder has pulled out of a fundraiser for the Israeli military this week on a United Nations recommendation.

December 1, 2012
Led Zeppelin 2012
Led Zeppelin To Appear On David Letterman Show

David Letterman will interview the surviving members of Led Zeppelin on his show on Monday.

December 1, 2012
Nickelback: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Nickelback At Rod Laver Arena Melbourne November 27 2012 REVIEW

A very enthused crowd packed out Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Tuesday the 27th of November when Nickelback performed an alcohol fuelled set, supported by hard rock duo Jackson Firebird.

December 1, 2012
Thin Lizzy 2012
Thin Lizzy’s Scott Gorham Talks About His Mate Phil Lynott

Thin Lizzy singer Phil Lynott would have been 64-years old last August. Next January 4 will mark 27-years since he passed away.

December 1, 2012
Peter Frampton, Noise11, Photo, music news
Peter Frampton To Record With Son Julian

Peter Frampton has announced that he will be soon writing and recording once again with his son Julian.

December 1, 2012
Ringo Starr All Starr Band
Ringo Starr All Starrs To Play Their Own Hits In Australia

The setlist for the Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band Australian tour will not only be The Beatles and Ringo solo hits but also the hits of the various members of his All Starr Band.

December 1, 2012
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Start Their Own Record Label Blackened

After 28 years Metallica have taken ownership of their original masters and have launched their own label Blackened Recordings.

December 1, 2012
Mickey and Sylvia
Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker Passes Away

Mickey "Guitar" Baker, half of the duo Mickey and Sylvia and one of the greats in combining R&B and rock-and-roll, passed away on Tuesday in Toulouse, France.

November 30, 2012
R.E.M. Photo by Ros O'Gorman,, music news
James Franco Directs New R.E.M. Videos

James Franco has been all over the place lately.

November 30, 2012
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber’s Manager Says His Talent Stands Out

Justin Bieber is the 'most talented' boy Scooter Braun has ever met.

November 30, 2012
Nokia And deadmau5 Light Up London

Nokia last night joined forces with deadmau5 to launch two new Nokia Lumia handsets with a spectacular light and music experience: This Is Lumia.

November 30, 2012
Shania Twain, music news,
Shania Twain Finally Ready To Embrace Success

Shania Twain 'wasn't really enjoying her success' for the better part of her career.

November 30, 2012
The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Temper Trap Ask Fans To Please Keep Their Clothes On

The Temper Trap have been telling Xfm of the strange stage invasions by nude men.

November 30, 2012
Shaun Ryder
Shaun Ryder Claims To Have Seen A UFO

Shaun Ryder keeps on popping up with out of this world comments and this is no different.

November 30, 2012
Alicia Keys: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Alicia Keys Celebrates The Release Of Her New Album With Famous Pals

Alicia Keys danced the night away to 'old-school hits' at her album launch party on Tuesday night.

November 30, 2012
Kitty, Daisy and Lewis
Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Henry Wagons And Tony Joe White To Play Boogie

The first line-up for the 7th Boogie has been announced featuring Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Henry Wagons and the legendary Tony Joe White.

November 30, 2012
Stan Ridgway
Stan Ridgway To Tour Australia

Stan Ridgway will return to Australia in May 2013 for his first Aussie dates in over 15 years.

November 30, 2012
Mick Taylor, Noise11, photo
Former Rolling Stone Mick Taylor Announces Australian Dates

Mick Taylor, the Rolling Stones guitarist after Brian Jones and before Ron Wood, will tour Australia in April.

November 30, 2012
The Rolling Stones at The Marquee,, photo
The Rolling Stones Second London Show Complete Setlist Updates

The Rolling Stones have kicked off their second London show with ‘Get Off My Cloud’.

November 30, 2012