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Bob Geldof SXSW 2011 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bob Geldof Is Going To Be A Grandfather

Sir Bob Geldof is going to be a grandfather. His daughter Peaches is pregnant.

January 7, 2012
Adam Ant
Adam Ant Cancels US Tour and Postpones Album

Adam Ant has cancelled his upcoming US tour and postponed the release of his new album.

January 7, 2012
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards Eye Operation A Success

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has had a successful eye operation.

January 7, 2012
The Doors LA Woman
The Doors To Debut New Song On Facebook

The Doors will unveil a previously unreleased song for the very first time on their Facebook page on Monday.

January 7, 2012
Paul Stanley - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Paul Stanley Talks Up New Kiss Album

Paul Stanley has dropped Kiss fans info on 6 of the songs that will appear on the upcoming Kiss album ‘Monster’.

January 7, 2012
Barbara Christopher and Stevie Nicks
Stevie Nicks Mother Dies At Age 84

Barbara Nicks, the mother of Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks, has passed away in Arizona at the age of 84.

January 7, 2012
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Van Halen Resurrects Old Unreleased Song At Café Wha

Van Halen performed at the tiny New York venue Café Wha on Thursday night played a very old unused song expected to be on the new album.

January 7, 2012
Jason Derulo following neck fracture
Jason Derulo Australian Tour Cancelled Following Neck Injury

Yesterday reported Jason Derulo had suffered a fractured next while rehearsing for his upcoming tour.

January 6, 2012
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Jack White Produces Tom Jones Single

Following his work with Loretta Lynn and Wanda Jackson comes news that Jack White is working on a new record for Tom Jones.

January 6, 2012
Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - Photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Dave Grohl To Team Up With Members of Ratt

Foo Fighters leader Dave Grohl has teamed up with members of 80s metal band Ratt for a new project.

January 6, 2012
Hatebreed, Cro-Mags, Biohazard Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Hardcore rock heavyweights Hatebreed, Cro-Mags, Biohazard and HellYeah team up for two Soundwave sideshows.

January 6, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Adele 21 Had 5.1% Of New Music Sales In 2011

Sales for the Adele ‘21’ in the USA last year are stagging. The ‘21’ album accounted for 5.1% of all new release album sales during 2011.

January 6, 2012
Vintage Trouble
Doc McGhee Introduces His Latest Act Vintage Trouble

Legendary music manager Doc McGhee is now directing the career of new Hollywood band Vintage Trouble.

January 6, 2012
Music Manager's Forum
Music Managers Forum To Kick Off In Melbourne In Feb

The Music Managers Forum Australia is returning for the 15th year running with a great selection of panels for managers and artists alike.

January 6, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
Van Halen Announce 2012 Tour Dates

The Van Halen tour will begin in Louisville, Kentucky on February 8, 2012.

January 6, 2012
Chad Kroeger, Nickelback. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Nickelback, Ice-T, Converge, The Strokes And More

Nickelback respond to the Black Keys, Ice-T vomits too early, Converge get the “idiot shivers”, The Strokes get an award for selling out, and heaps more.

January 6, 2012
David Lee Roth with Van Halen image,, photos
David Lee Roth Reveals Van Halen Album Title

The new Van Halen album will be called …

January 6, 2012
Iva Davies, Icehouse - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Hall & Oates Gear Up For Upcoming Tour With Icehouse

The Hall & Oates return to Australia will be a reunion of sorts for John Oates with Iva Davies of Icehouse.

January 6, 2012
Madonna. photo by Kevin Mazur from
The Noise11 Guide To New Music In 2012

Your guide to the definitely, probably, and possibly of artists releasing new albums this year.

January 6, 2012
Big Day Out 2012 App
Big Day Out Launches Their 2012 iPhone App

The Big Day Out have launched their free iPhone app for 2012 with some nifty new features.

January 6, 2012
Aqua To Tour Australia

Aqua will return to Australia in March.

January 6, 2012
Metallica. image by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Maintains Biggest Selling Album Of Past 20 Years

Metallica’s ‘Metallica’ is still the biggest selling album of the past 20 years but The Beatles ‘1’ is moving up the ranks.

January 5, 2012
The Kooks, Luke Pritchard- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Kooks Settle Their Arctic Monkeys Feud

Luke Pritchard from Britpoppers The Kooks tells Noise11 their ersatz feud with Arctic Monkeys is all sorted.

January 5, 2012
Dee Snider of Twisted Sister
Dee Snider, Debbie Gibson and Clay Aiken Join Celebrity Apprentice

Dee Snider of Twisted Sister will appear on the 5th season of The Celebrity Apprentice along with Debbie Gibson and Clay Aiken.

January 5, 2012
Patti Smith
Patti Smith Pays Tribute To Amy Winehouse On Upcoming Album

Patti Smith has written a song about the late Amy Winehouse which will appear as a tribute on Smith’s next album.

January 5, 2012
Lady Gaga. image by Tim Cashmere
Universal Music Was The Biggest Music Label Of 2011

Universal Music maintained its position as the biggest music label of 2011 but it was close.

January 5, 2012
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Katy Perry Was Most Played Artist Of 2011

Katy Perry was the most played artist on radio of 2011, according to Nielsen BDS.

January 5, 2012
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Rock Rocked In 2011

Rock was the biggest music genre of 2011 earning 105,685,000 album sales for the music industry.

January 5, 2012
Adele 21 image photos
Retail Sold 69% Of All Music Sales In 2011

Despite the doom and gloom written about music retail 69% of all albums sold in America in 2011 were through retail outlets.

January 5, 2012
Rihanna. images by Ros O'Gorman photos
Rihanna Is Biggest Selling Digital Artist Ever

Rihanna has sold more digital tracks than any other artist.

January 5, 2012