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Marilyn Manson. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Marilyn Manson Announce Their Soundwave Sideshows

Soundwave headliners Marilyn Manson book three Soundwave sideshows with spooky supports.

December 14, 2011
Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - Photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Foo Fighters Start Planning Their Next Album

Dave Grohl thanks his fans on the Foo Fighters site and mentions that they’re planning their eighth album.

December 14, 2011
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Rihanna’s Facebook Stats Make Her Queen Of The Universe

R&B superstar Rihanna will take the honour of being the most “liked” artist on Facebook for 2011.

December 14, 2011
Lionel Richie. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Lionel Richie, Sigur Ros, Glee, Jessie J And More

Lionel Richie’s mystery CMT induction, Jonsi from Sigur Ros talks soundtracks, Glee join Bono and Sting, Jessie J works too hard, and heaps more.

December 14, 2011
Morning Of The Earth
Morning Of The Earth Goes Back On The Road

The Morning Of The Earth concert is going back on the road in January.

December 14, 2011
Absolutely Fabulous
Elly Jackson Of La Roux To Appear On Absolutely Fabulous Special

La Roux’s Elly Jackson has tweeted that she will be starring in the New Year’s Absolutely Fabulous special.

December 14, 2011
Kanye West
Watch Kanye West Visit His Childhood Home

In the second episode of the VOYR doco series behind Watch The Throne, Kanye and Jay-Z head back to West’s childhood home.

December 14, 2011
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JB Hi-Fi Now Launches in Beta Mode

JB Hi-Fi have launched their unique method of selling music, at least in beta form, to customers willing to take the plunge into the world of cloud computing.

December 13, 2011
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Georgia Fair And Busby Marou Hit The East Coast In January

Rising folk roots duos Georgia Fair and Busby Marou join forces up the East Coast.

December 13, 2011
Earth Wind & Fire
Earth Wind & Fire Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets to see Earth, Wind & Fire, presented by, is now on sale.

December 13, 2011
Dweezil Zappa
Dweezil Brings Zappa Plays Zappa Back To Australia

Dweezil Zappa is set to bring his father Frank’s insane rock operas to stages around Australia.

December 13, 2011
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Madonna and M.I.A. Sing Happy Birthday To Nicki Minaj

Nicki Mimaj got a superstar birthday greeting for her 29th this week when Madonna and M.I.A. sang ‘Happy Birthday’ to her.

December 13, 2011
Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: RHCP, Duran Duran, Bon Iver, OFF! And More

Chad from RHCP has some ideas for Rammstein, Duran Duran offer a banned clip, Bon Iver take crappy photos, OFF! cheat the system, and heaps more.

December 13, 2011
Engelbert Humperdinck Ten Guitars stamp
Engelbert Humperdinck Get Stamp Of Approval In New Zealand

New Zealand has honoured Engelbert Humperdinck by releasing a stamp based on his song ‘Ten Guitars’.

December 13, 2011
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
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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
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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