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Paul McCartney, music news,
Paul McCartney To Re-Release RAM

Ram was Paul McCartney's second solo album and, for years, was criticized as being too "cute" and "tossed off."

March 24, 2012
Carole King. image by Ros O'Gorman
Carole King Named BMI Icon

BMI has honored Carole King.

March 24, 2012
El DeBarge
El Debarge Escapes Cocaine Charges

It was a close call for El DeBarge but he will not be facing charges of cocaine possession with intent to sell.

March 24, 2012
Whitney Houston, music news,
Whitney Houston Family Reacts To Cocaine Results

Whitney Houston's say they can now finally move past the death of Whitney.

March 24, 2012
Angus Young of AC/DC. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Brian May Was “Too Big” For AC/DC

Queen guitarist Brian May says he was too big for AC/DC, literally. May would have looked like a giant alongside the tiny Young brothers.

March 24, 2012
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, Tuesday March 20, Rod Laver Arena

Die-hard Faith Hill fans finally got their wish on Tuesday night when Faith Hill finally made it down under for her first ever Australian tour.

March 24, 2012
The Rubens
The Rubens Sign To Premier Indie Label Ivy League

New South Wales soulful blues act The Rubens join Ivy League Records, start recording their debut, and sell out half their tour.

March 23, 2012
My Bloody Valentine
My Bloody Valentine Albums Reissued And Remastered

Irish shoegaze noise legends My Bloody Valentine will have all their releases collected and remastered.

March 23, 2012
EMI buys one brick of the Annandale Hotel
EMI Buys Another Brick In The Wall At The Annandale

EMI Records in Australia is doing its part to save the Annandale Hotel in Sydney. The company has bought a brick in the Annandale wall.

March 23, 2012
The Mars Volta - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Hear The Mars Volta’s New Album Streaming Online

US prog-rock wizards The Mars Volta are streaming their whole new album online.

March 23, 2012
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Jack White Says Only Bankruptcy Could Reform The White Stripes

Jack White has ruled out any chance of a White Stripes reunion... unless he goes bankrupt.

March 23, 2012
Ol Dirty Bastard
The Wire’s Michael K Williams To Play Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard

Michael K Williams, who found fame playing Omar on The Wire, will star in an Ol’ Dirty Bastard biopic.

March 23, 2012
Michael Rother
Michael Rother (NEU!, Kraftwerk) Performs With Mick Harvey, Brous

Lauded electro pioneer Michael Rother (NEU!, Kraftwerk, Harmonia) plays a final encore show with Mick Harvey, Brous and more.

March 23, 2012
Reef image
Reef Announce Boxset And Australian Tour For June

Remember that ‘Place Your Hands’ song? Well, Reef will hit Australia to plug their complete boxset.

March 23, 2012
Madonna MDNA image
Madonna Kicks Off This Week’s New Releases

Madonna’s MDNA launches an interesting week in new releases - Katy Perry, Odd Future, Lionel Richie, Paul Weller and more.

March 23, 2012
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber To Release ‘Edgier’ Music

Justin Bieber will 'definitely surprise people' with his new material.

March 23, 2012
Whitney Houston, music news,
Cocaine In Whitney Houston’s System At Time Of Death

Whitney Houston had cocaine in her system when she passed, officials report.

March 23, 2012
Gotye image photos
APRA Announce Star-Studded Song Of The Year Top 30

APRA announce their Top 30 contenders for Song Of The Year, including Gotye, Chisel, 360, Kasey Chambers, Boy And Bear and Matt Corby.

March 22, 2012
Ian Astbury, The Cult - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Cult Offer Cryptic Video Teaser For Their New Album

Shamanistic rock legends The Cult tease new music in a spooky video snippet.

March 22, 2012
Tegan And Sara
Tegan And Sara Speak From The Studio

Canadian pop-rock duo Tegan And Sara report from the studio where they’re working on seventh album.

March 22, 2012
Supafest Adds T-Pain And Ludacris

Mammoth R&B/hip-hop event Supafest adds T-Pain and Ludacris to Chris Brown, P. Diddy, Missy Elliot and more.

March 22, 2012
Marilyn Manson - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Marilyn Manson Performing For Johnny Depp’s Son

Marilyn Manson is planning to perform at a birthday party for Johnny Depp's son and they're collaborating on a cover.

March 22, 2012
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Katy Perry Releases Militaristic ‘Part Of Me’ Video

Katy Perry joins the army in the video for the new single ‘Part Of Me’ from the expanded version of Teenage Dream.

March 22, 2012
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Duran Duran Wow Now In Melbourne

Duran Duran are finally here for their long-awaited Australian tour to support their 2010 release “All You Need Is Now” and by all accounts the band is still winning over their long-time fans in a big way.

March 22, 2012
Ted Nugent, music news
Ted Nugent Goes Bear Hunting

Look out Yogi and Boo Boo. Ted Nugent is coming to get you. And you too can shoot teddys with Ted.

March 22, 2012
CSN by Henry Diltz
Graham Nash and Henry Diltz To Hold Exhibition In Sydney

Historic music photography by Henry Diltz and rock superstar Graham Nash will be on display next month in Sydney.

March 21, 2012
Tool - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Tool Drummer Says Their Next Album Is “Coming Together Soon”

Tool drummer Danny Carey says that the legendary prog metallers will likely work on album number five mid-year.

March 21, 2012
Guns 'n' Roses Noise11 photo
Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Announces Presenters

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the presenters for their induction ceremony on April 14 in Cleveland.

March 21, 2012
Zulu Winter
Zulu Winter Booked For Splendour In The Grass

Following Django Django’s confirmation to Noise11, hyped Brits Zulu Winter also announce they’ll be at Splendour In The Grass.

March 21, 2012
Gene Simmons, Kiss. photo by Tim Cashmere
Dates Announced for KISS And Motley Crue Tour

Glam rock icons KISS and Motley Crue are teaming up for a mammoth tour throughout the US.

March 21, 2012