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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
Tom Jones photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones To Judge The Voice

The U.K. is about to get their own version of the U.S. smash hit The Voice and one of the judges will be none other than Sir Tom Jones.

December 10, 2011
Happy Mondays, Noise11, Photo
Happy Mondays To Reunite

British alternative-rock group The Happy Mondays are going to follow in the footsteps of so many other groups as of the last few years and will reform to tour in 2012.

December 10, 2011
Dick Sims
Longtime Eric Clapton Keyboard Player Dick Sims Dies

Keyboard player Dick Sims, a driving force in Eric Clapton’s band for more than 10 years, has passed away.

December 9, 2011
Kings Of Leon. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
TwitBits: Krist Novoselic, 50 Cent, Kings Of Leon, Robyn And More

Krist Novoselic of Nirvana goes full hippie, 50 Cent hates hipsters, Nathan from Kings Of Leon takes up acting, Robyn has a freaky face, and heaps more.

December 9, 2011
Machine Head
Machine Head Announce Soundwave Sideshows

Modern metal trailblazers Machine Head book Soundwave sideshows with Chimaira, Shadows Fall and Times Of Grace.

December 9, 2011
Jay-Z. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Books First Ever Hip-Hop Shows At Canergie Hall

Hip-hop superstar Jay-Z will be the first rapper to perform at Carnegie Hall, and it’s all for charity.

December 9, 2011
Mastodon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mastodon Book Soundwave Sideshows

Metal heroes Mastodon have booked their own Soundwave sideshows with Gojira and Kvelertak.

December 9, 2011
Reece Mastin - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Reece Mastin Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

It’s a slow week, but X Factor winner Reece Mastin will do best with the release of his debut.

December 9, 2011