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The Cure frontman Robert Smith performs at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday 28 July 2016.
The Cure Reveals 2022 Dates

The Cure have announced a 44-date UK and European tour for 2022.

December 7, 2021
Hoodoo Gurus Dave Faulkner, photo by Ros OGorman
Hoodoo Gurus Debut ‘Carry On’ And Hit The Road In January For Red Hot Summer

Hoodoo Gurus new song could be considered to be about the Covid lockdown but Dave Faulkner wrote it before Covid.

December 6, 2021
Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Hoppus Didn’t Mean To Announce His Cancer Diagnosis

Mark Hoppus announced his cancer diagnosis on social media by accident.

December 6, 2021
Barry Palmer and Mark Seymour of Hunters and Collectors at Red Hot Summer Bendigo photo by Noise11
Duane McDonald Is Taking Red Hot Summer To Tasmania

Duane McDonald’s Red Hot Summer is heading across the Tasmania.

December 5, 2021
Michael Buble at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Michael Bublé’ Get Bubly With His Own Soda

If Michael Bublé wasn’t sweet enough for you so far then things are about to change. Bublé is about to release his own soda.

December 5, 2021
Temptations 60
Soul Icons The Temptations To Release New Album Temptations 60 in 2022

Legendary soul group The Temptations will release a brand new album of mostly original songs in 2022. ‘Temptations 60’ comes 60 years after the first single for The Temptations ‘Oh Mother of Mine’ in 1961.

December 5, 2021
Stonewall Jackson photo from North Carolina Hall of Fame
Stonewall Jackson Dead At 89

Country music star Stonewall Jackson has died at age 89 after a battle with dementia.

December 5, 2021
The Beatles Get Back
Peter Jackson Tells How He Restored Beatles Audio In Get Back

Peter Jackson has revealed how he restored the sound on the Beatles’ songs for 'Get Back'.

December 5, 2021
Nick Kontonicolas and Marty Stuart
Marty Stuart Inducted Into Country Music Hall of Fame

Country music legend Marty Stuart has been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, 49 years after he was first delivered to Nashville on a Greyhound bus and wandered into the Ryman Auditorium. He was 13 years old.

December 5, 2021
PJ Harvey. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
PJ Harvey ‘Let England Shake’ Gets A 10 Year Make-Over

PJ Harvey’s 2011 eighth album ‘Let England Shake’ will receive an expanded make-over in a project bring the Harvey catalogue back to fans.

December 5, 2021
Travis Scott
Hulu Pulls Astroworld Doco

Hulu officials have removed a documentary about the Astroworld Festival tragedy following backlash to the special's release.

December 5, 2021
Adele 30
UK Charts: No Surprise, Adele is Still No 1

Adele secures the Official Chart Double for a second week in a row.

December 5, 2021
Janelle Monae
Janelle Monae To Release Book Based On Album

Janelle Monae is releasing a book based on her 'Dirty Computer' songs.

December 5, 2021
Electric Light Orchestra
Electric Light Orchestra’s First Album Turns 50

‘Electric Light Orchestra’, the first album for Electric Light Orchestra, was released 50 years ago on 3 December 1971.

December 4, 2021
Elton John and Ed Sheeran Merry Christmas
Elton John and Ed Sheeran’s Christmas Song Is Here … ‘Merry Christmas’

Believe it or not, there has never been a major Christmas song simply called ‘Merry Christmas’ until now.

December 3, 2021
Brian Cadd at Apia Good Times 2021
Apia Good Times Finally Makes It To Melbourne After Three Reschedules

It was good times for Good Times finally hit the stage. Apia Good Times tour was a Covid casualty on three occasions but finally made it to Melbourne for a monumental show in St Kilda after being postponed three times.

December 3, 2021
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Kelly Voted Most Australia’s Respected Musician and Paul McCartney Wins International

In November this year, Australian Musician teamed up with Noise11.com for a readers’ poll to find out who is Australia’s and the world’s Most Respected Musician. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips and Noise11’s Paul Cashmere catch up via zoom to discuss the poll results, which reveal that Paul Kelly is Australia’s Most Respected Musician and the World’s Most Respected Musician is Paul McCartney.

December 3, 2021
Britney Spears - image By Ros O'Gorman
Britney Spears Turns 40

Britney Spears felt "so blessed and grateful" while celebrating her 40th birthday on Thursday.

December 3, 2021
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga on her Sopranos Appearance

Lady Gaga has reflected on how a minor role in an episode of The Sopranos impacted her acting career.

December 3, 2021
Nikki Sixx, Motley Crue, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Motley Crue Are Planning A 2022 World Tour

Motley Crue are "100 per cent planning" to reunite for their 'The Stadium Tour' next year.

December 3, 2021
Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah To Host 2022 Grammy Awards

Trevor Noah is returning to host the Grammy Awards for the second consecutive year.

December 3, 2021
Madonna performs at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday 12 March 2016. This is the first show of the Australian leg of her world wide Rebel Heart Tour.
Madonna Reveals Meaning Behind Her New Tattoo

Madonna has completed her "trilogy" of tattoos. Madonna took to Instagram earlier this week to post a video montage showing tattoo artist Elë Ramirez adding another design to her body art collection.

December 3, 2021
Martin Cilia and Greedy Smith in Mental As Anything photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mental As Anything’s Martin Cilia Pays Tribute To Greedy With ‘Farewell (Mr Smith)’

Martin Cilia, the guitarist for Mental As Anything for the band’s final six years, has released his tribute to Mental’s singer and co-founder Greedy Smith, who passed away two years ago today (2 December 2019).

December 2, 2021
Robben Ford
Robben Ford Reveals 2022 Australian Dates

Blues, Jazz and Rock guitarist Robben Ford will return to Australian for dates in May 2022.

December 2, 2021
The Rolling Stones, Ros OGorman photographer, Rod Laver Arena
The Rolling Stones Will Tour Again

It sounds like The Rolling Stones are already planning another tour. After just wrapping up the No Filter shows in the USA, bass player Darryl Jones is alluding to another tour soon.

December 2, 2021
Neil Finn of Crowded House photo by Ros O'Gorman
Crowded House To Tour For Live Nation, A Day On The Green and Bluesfest

Crowded House will perform their first Australian tour in 12 years in April 2021 with arena shows for Live Nation, a winery event for A Day On The Green and a slot at Bluesfest.

December 2, 2021
Adele 30
Australian Charts: Adele ’30’ Is No 1

Six years to the date since her last No.1 entry, this week Adele takes her fourth studio album "30" straight in at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart.

December 2, 2021
Marilyn Manson
Marilyn Manson Home Searched

Marilyn Manson's home was searched by authorities on Monday as part of an ongoing investigation into sexual abuse allegations.

December 1, 2021
Adele 30
Adele To Play Las Vegas Residency

Adele is heading to Las Vegas. Adele, who released her fourth studio album 30 earlier this month, announced on Tuesday that she will soon be staging a series of concerts at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

December 1, 2021
Rihanna photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rihanna Honoured As National Hero In Barbados

Rihanna Has Been Declared A National Hero By Officials In Her Home Country Of Barbados.

December 1, 2021