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Duran Duran, SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Duran Duran Confronts The USA With ‘The Edge of America’ Video

Duran Duran is sending the USA a message with a confronting new video for their 1988 song ‘The Edge of America’.

November 6, 2018
Mac Miller, music news,
Mac Miller Cause of Death Released by Coroner

Rapper Mac Miller died of an accidental drug overdose.

November 6, 2018
Sean Diddy Combs, music news,
Police Shut Down Diddy Party

Sean 'Diddy' Combs' birthday celebrations came to an abrupt end early on Monday (05Nov18) after disturbing his Los Angeles neighbours with his wild party.

November 6, 2018
Melanie Brown Spice Girls Mel B
Spice Girls Confirm Reunion Tour for 2019

Mel B has confirmed the "very exciting" news that the Spice Girls are reuniting for a U.K. tour.

November 6, 2018
Martin and Gary Kemp of Spandau Ballet at the Noise11 studio. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Spandau Ballet Present News Singer Ross William Wild in Milan

Spandau Ballet are back for a mini tour with three dates in Italy, two in Holland and one in London, primarily I presume to introduce their new singer Ross William Wild after the departure, definitively this time, of Tony Hadley.

November 6, 2018
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato is out of Rehab

Demi Lovato has reportedly left rehab after completing a three-month drug treatment programme.

November 6, 2018
Marianne Faithfull photo by Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Marianna Faithfull ‘Negative Capability’ Reviewed

It is very difficult to review an album such as this – it’s one where you either ‘get’ her message or don’t and if you do get it then this will have a life-changing and incredible emotional reaction on you.

November 6, 2018
Iggy Azalea, music news, Photo, Noise11
Iggy Azalea parts with Label

Rapper Iggy Azalea is celebrating her freedom after parting ways with her record label bosses.

November 6, 2018
Counting Crows photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Counting Crows London Show Reviewed

25 Years and Counting... Counting Crows latest tour has seen them play 40 sold out dates across the U.S alone. To conclude, a headline slot at London’s O2 Arena to close BluesFest 2018.

November 5, 2018
Liam Anderson aka Ranford Bigsby
Mathew Flame of Narraweena Named as Liam Anderson Killer

Liam Anderson, the 26-year old son of Gary ‘Angry’ Anderson of Rose Tattoo, was murdered his best friend 20-year Mathew Flame of Narraweena in Sydney on Sunday morning (4 November 2018).

November 5, 2018
Dionne Warwick
The Majesty of Dionne Warwick Returns to Australia

To be in the room with Dionne Warwick is to be in the room with greatness. For almost half of the 20th century Dionne Warwick was the poster girl for American soul and gospel with arguably only Aretha Franklin coming close to her talent.

November 5, 2018
Zoot Compiled into Archaeology Collection To Mark 50th Anniversary

Australia’s legendary 60s rock band Zoot will be remembered with the 50th anniversary collection Archaeology.

November 5, 2018
Liam Anderson aka Ranford Bigsby
Liam Anderson Attacker Expected To Be Charged With Murder Today

The killer of Angry Anderson’s son Liam is expected to be charged with murder today in Sydney.

November 5, 2018
Ian Moss - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ian Moss debuts soulful ‘Hold On (To What You Got)’ Video with Charley Drayton

Ian Moss has debuted a new music video for his soulful ‘Hold On (To What You Got).

November 5, 2018
Rose Tattoo Angry Anderson and Mark Evans. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Son of Angry Anderson killed in Northern Beaches Assault

A man, believed to be one of the son’s of Angry Anderson of Rose Tattoo, has died after a violent assault in the Sydney northern beaches suburb of Queenscliff.

November 4, 2018
Marc Martel The Ultimate Queen Celebration
Bohemian Rhapsody Biopic Sounds Like Freddie But Its Marc Martel

With the ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ biopic topping box office charts all around the world this week people are asking is that really Rami Malek singing, is it really Freddie Mercury.

November 4, 2018
John Mellencamp - Image By Ros O'Gorman
John Mellencamp dabbles in Other Peoples Stuff

John Mellencamp has compiled a collection of songs by others he has covered for the album ‘Other People’s Stuff’.

November 4, 2018
A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Charts: A Star Is Born is No 1 Album in Australia again this week

The soundtrack for 'A Star is Born' holds for a second week at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, plus it's also at No.1 in New Zealand (also 2nd wk), America and Canada (both 3rd wk).

November 3, 2018
A Star Is Born 2018
Australian Charts: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper ‘Shallow’ Is the No 1 Song in Australia

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper hold the top of both charts this week, with their duet "Shallow" atop the ARIA Singles Chart for a second week, plus the song also holds at No.1 in both England (2nd wk) and Ireland (4th wk) and begins in New Zealand (1st wk).

November 3, 2018
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Damon Albarn Reactivates The Good, The Bad & The Queen

Damon Albarn has resurrected The Good, The Bad & The Queen after 11 years.

November 2, 2018
The Wombats
The Wombats to play Australian Show for War Child

The Wombats will be in Sydney on 27 November for a show to raise money for War Child, the charity supporting children whose lives have been torn apart by war.

November 2, 2018
Hall & Oates photo by Mick Rock
Hall & Oates Urge You To ‘Voate’

Hall & Oates have teamed up with communications platform Twilio to urge fans to ‘Voate’ for the midterms.

November 2, 2018
Brian May of Queen performs at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mike Myers says he had to Fight to get Bohemian Rhapsody in Waynes World

Wayne’s World star Mike Myers has revealed that Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ almost didn’t make it into his movie.

November 2, 2018
The Carpenters
Richard Carpenter Orchestrates The Carpenters at Abbey Road

Richard Carpenter has been working in London at Abbey Road studios on a project to orchestrate The Carpenters. The result, ‘Carpenters with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’ will be released in December.

November 2, 2018
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Kimbra To Make Her Movie Debut In Daffodils

Kimbra will soon be seen on the big screen starring in the New Zealand movie Daffodils.

November 2, 2018
Chris Cornell, the Palais Theatre St Kilda. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Cornell Family Sues Doctor For Malpractice

The family of Chris Cornell is suing the late singer’s doctor Robert Koblin for negligence following the death of the singer from suicide brought on by drugs in May 2017.

November 2, 2018
Vance Joy
Vance Joy To Release Live At Red Rocks Album

Melbourne singer songwriter Vance Joy has traveled to the other side of the planet to record a live album at Colorado’s iconic Red Rocks.

November 2, 2018
Guns N Roses perform at the MCG in Melbourne on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Guns N Roses are touring Australia on their Not In This Lifetime tour. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Gilbey Clarke claims he turned down Guns N’ Roses reunion

Gilby Clarke missed out on lucrative dates with his former Guns N’ Roses bandmates because he couldn't miss his daughter's first Lollapalooza festival gig.

November 2, 2018
George Michael, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
George Michael Tribute Concert Planned for 2019

George Michael is to be honoured with a tribute concert on his birthday next year (19).

November 2, 2018
Sara Bareilles
Sara Bareilles moves forward Release following Kavanaugh Controversy

Singer Sara Bareilles was inspired to bring forward the release of her empowering single Armor following the sexual misconduct controversy surrounding the nomination of U.S. Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

November 2, 2018