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Morning of the Earth Concert - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Cadd Brings Morning Of The Earth To The Stage

The Morning Of The Earth live show is a rare chance to see the soundtrack of the iconic Australian surf movie performed live.

January 20, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen Album To Land Just Before SXSW

Speculation has been high and rumors have been rampant but all has been confirmed today with the official announcement of Bruce Springsteen's new album Wrecking Ball. The eleven-song set hits stores and download sites on March 6 via Columbia.

January 20, 2012
File-Sharing Site Megaupload Has Been Shut Down

Leading file-sharing website, Megaupload, has been shut down by US federal prosecutors.

January 20, 2012
Janis Joplin Pearl
Janis Joplin Pearl Given A Make-Over

Today would have been Janis Joplin's 69th Birthday and Legacy Recordings is honoring her with the announcement of The Pearl Sessions, a two-CD set of Joplin's final studio album.

January 20, 2012
The McClymonts. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Local Country Artists Lead This Week’s New Releases

Ani DiFranco, Sharon Corr, Common, Lamb Of God, and a rash of Aussie country artists lead this week’s new releases.

January 20, 2012
Elbow Reveal Details Of Their London Olympics Song

Pete Turner of beloved Brit rockers Elbow tells Noise11 about their song commissioned for the London Olympics.

January 20, 2012
Roberta Flack
Roberta Flack Covers The Beatles

John and Yoko’s neighbour Roberta Flack has an album of Beatles covers on the way.

January 20, 2012
Dannii Minogue. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Dannii Minogue Paid Out In News Phone Hacking Scandal

Dannii Minogue and her brother Brendan are a little richer today after benefiting from the News International payouts for having their phones hacked.

January 20, 2012
Former Wiggle Sam hands back his Yellow Skivvy to Greg
Ex-Wiggle Sam Moran Says Goodbye On YouTube

Ousted Wiggle Sam Moran has dropped a positive message to fans on YouTube urging the kids to “keep on wiggling”.

January 20, 2012
Kim Salmon
Kim Salmon Offers Guitar Lessons In Melbourne

Want to learn to play guitar? Maybe you can already play a bit but you need a bit of extra help with your arse-kicking? Well if you live in Melbourne, Kim Salmon is offering lessons and, quite frankly, if you go anywhere else, you’re an idiot.

January 19, 2012
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ian Molly Meldrum Moved To The Epworth

After 5 weeks Ian Molly Meldrum has been transferred from The Alfred Hospital to The Epworth to begin rehabilitation for the injuries he suffered from his fall from a ladder on December 15.

January 19, 2012
The Getaway Plan
The Getaway Plan Announce Tour

The Getaway Plan have announced an Australian tour which will see them travel up the east coast in March, with every show being restricted to 18+.

January 19, 2012
Cherry Rock 2012
Fu Manchu To Headline Cherry Rock 2012

Stoner rock gods Fu Manchu will top a searing line-up of guitar action at Cherry Rock in 2012.

January 19, 2012
Normie Rowe, Noise11, Photo
Normie Rowe Defends Coles Television Ad

One time pop legend Normie Rowe has copped a verbal bashing after his cringeworthy appearance on a Coles telvision advert, but he claims it was all for the exposure. 

January 19, 2012
Village People
Aborted Rewind Festival In Australia Goes Ahead In Scotland

Rewind, the disaster festival of 2011 in Australia, is going ahead in Scotland with many of the acts who didn't make the Aussie event.

January 19, 2012
Former Wiggle Sam hands back his Yellow Skivvy to Greg
Are The Wiggles Really A Bunch Of Cockroaches?

The Wiggles yesterday tried to spin the return of the original Wiggle Greg Page as being all friendly and rosey but came across as a bunch of "Cockroaches" when they appeared in The Today Show this morning. 

January 19, 2012
Angels & Airwaves
Angels & Airwaves Book Soundwave Sideshows

Blink 182 side project Angels & Airwaves have now booked sideshows from Soundwave.

January 19, 2012
Foster The People. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
TwitBits: Kid Cudi, Foster The People, Bette Midler, Josh Groban And More

Kid Cudi eats “tai” in Sydney, Foster The People pimp surgical masks, Bette Midler resists bitchiness, Josh Groban hangs with Rush and heaps more.

January 19, 2012
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LL Cool J Booked To Host The Grammys

NCIS star and R&B legend LL Cool J has been booked to host the 2012 Grammy Awards.

January 19, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
LISTEN: New Bruce Springsteen We Take Care Of Our Own

Bruce Springsteen will release a brand new song sometime today (January 19) through Amazon.

January 19, 2012
The Mountain Goats
The Mountain Goats Tour Australia In May

Kooky indie act The Mountain Goats are set to scoot around the nation in May.

January 19, 2012
Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Says The ‘Bitch Ban’ Is Fake

Jay-Z denies reports that would stop using the word ‘bitch’ in his raps after the birth of his daughter Blue Ivy.

January 19, 2012
Jimmy Barnes photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jimmy Barnes Hits Billboard Dance Chart With DJ Yaleidys

Pub rock icon Jimmy Barnes has appeared on a house track by DJ Yaleidys covering Dragon’s ‘April Sun In Cuba'.

January 19, 2012
Hoodoo Gurus 2012
Hoodoo Gurus Announce 30th Anniversary Plans

Hoodoo Gurus will mark their 30th anniversary with a mini-festival around Australia.

January 19, 2012
Slipknot. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Corey Taylor Of Slipknot And Stone Sour Records With Dave Grohl

Frontman for Slipknot and Stone Sour, Corey Taylor, says he’s recorded a song with Foo Fighters’ frontman Dave Grohl.

January 18, 2012
360 with The Living End
360 To Appear With The Living End At Gold Coast Big Day Out

Rapper 360 has let the cat out of the bag for what promises to be a very interesting collaboration this weekend.

January 18, 2012
Cody Simpson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
TwitBits: Rihanna, Fear Factory, Cody Simpson, Adam Levine And More

Rihanna endorses faithfulness, Fear Factory appear on Daily Show (kinda), Cody meet Travolta, Adam Levine smokes it up with Wiz Khalifa, and heaps more.

January 18, 2012
George Harrison
George Harrison iPad App To Be Released In February

George “The Quiet One” Harrison has an iPad app heading out to technology buffs this February.

January 18, 2012
Biffy Clyro - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Biffy Clyro Discuss Their Forthcoming Double Album

Ambitious, stadium-rocking Scots Biffy Clyro say their new double album will be rather eclectic.

January 18, 2012
Busby Marou at
Busby Marou and Bliss N Eso To Play Aussie BBQ In USA

The annual Aussie BBQ will kick off in Los Angeles on March 11 with Busby Marou, Bliss N Eso, Big Scary and Emma Louise the first acts announced for the show.

January 18, 2012