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Vince Neil, Motley Crue, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Motley Crue Final Show Gets Theatre Release

On December 31, 2015, legendary rock icons Mötley Crüe completed their 35-year touring career as a band with a spectacular final concert at Staples Center in their hometown of Los Angeles, CA, just 10 miles from the Sunset Strip where the band’s infamous and decadent career first launched.

May 11, 2016
KISS, Etihad Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11 music news
Gene Simmons Apologises For Being A Dick

Gene Simmons has published an apology after calling Prince ‘pathetic’ this week.

May 11, 2016
Kylie and Jason Especially For You
Kylie Minogue Pays Tribute To Reg Grundy

Kylie Minogue has paid tribute to Australian television pioneer Reg Grundy who passed away at the age of 93 this week.

May 11, 2016
Russell Morris November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Russell Morris Returns To Top Of Australia’s Blues Chart

Russell Morris ‘Red Dirt Red Heart’ is once again the number one blues album in Australia.

May 11, 2016
Jazz Bell Awards
Jazz Bell Award Shortlist Nominees Announced

The Jazz Bell Awards nominee shortlist is here with Barney McAll up for four of the seven awards.

May 11, 2016
Supernaut Reform To Mark 40th Anniversary Of I Like It Both Ways

Australian 70s pop rock Supernaut have reformed for shows in Sydney and Melbourne in June.

May 11, 2016
Ziggy Marley
Ziggy Marley Has New Music

Multi-Grammy award winner Ziggy Marley releases his sixth solo studio album, Ziggy Marley, on May 20 via Tuff Gong Worldwide.

May 11, 2016
Scott Owen, The Living End, Soundwave, Melbourne, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
The Living End Deliver Keep On Running Video

The Living End have revealed the video for ‘Keep On Running’ from their forthcoming ‘Shift’ album.

May 11, 2016
Gene Simmons of Kiss photo by Tim Cashmere
Rock’s No 1 Arse-Hole Gene Simmons Calls Prince ‘Pathetic’

KISS star Gene Simmons has once again lived up to his reputation as No 1 Arsehole of Rock.

May 11, 2016
Sounds Australia
Sounds Australia Duped From Federal Government #Catalyst Funding

The Federal Governments #Catalyst funding program has bypassed Sounds Australia, the contemporary music organisation that acts as the facilitator for Australian artists between Australia and the international markets, throwing its work for artist into jeopardy.

May 11, 2016
Bernard Fanning of Powderfinger photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Bernard Fanning Releases ‘Belly Of The Beast’ About Upcoming Elections

Former Powderfinger singer Bernard Fanning is releasing the new song ‘Belly of the Beast’ to make voters think before they vote at the upcoming federal elections both in Australia and the USA.

May 11, 2016
Tom Jones, Forum theatre Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones Returns To Work After Death Of Wife

Tom Jones is set to return to the stage following his wife's death.

May 11, 2016
Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars Uptown Funk, music news,
Bruno Mars And Manager Brandon Creed Part Ways

Bruno Mars has ended his business relationship with his manager Brandon Creed.

May 11, 2016
Impressions Reginald Torian Sr
R.I.P. Reginald Torian Sr 1951-2015

Reginald Torian, Sr., who was lead singer for the Impressions after the departure of Curtis Mayfield, died on Wednesday, May 4 at the age of 65. Torian had been rehearsing with the group The Independents when he became ill. Cause of death is not known.

May 11, 2016
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton Perform Duet

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton took their romance centre stage on Monday night as they performed Go Ahead and Break My Heart.

May 11, 2016
Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne
Ozzy Osbourne Back Home But Sharon Moves Out

Sharon Osbourne has left her marital home in Beverly Hills, California after estranged husband Ozzy moved back in on Monday.

May 11, 2016
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Denies Relapse

Ozzy Osbourne has issued a statement saying he has not relapsed into drug or alcohol use.

May 10, 2016
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Expands The River Tour

When Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band played their second and last show at Brooklyn's Barclay Center on April 25, everyone thought it was a farewell to The River Tour for North America.

May 10, 2016
Iron Maiden performed at Rod Laver Arena on Monday 9 May 2016. Iron Maiden are touring Australia as part of the Book Of Souls World Tour.
Iron Maiden ‘Tap’ Into Melbourne #REVIEW

Iron Maiden didn’t rise globally until their third album ‘The Number of the Beast’ in 1982 so it is highly unlikely that they were inspiration for Rob Reiner’s 1984 mockumentary on metal Spinal Tap. But they would be perfect for a sequel.

May 10, 2016
Twenty One Pilots
Twenty One Pilots To Play Australian Arena Shows In 2017

Twenty One Pilots will return to Australia and New Zealand in March 2017 for their first arena shows.

May 10, 2016
the rolling stones, rod laver arena, photo ros ogorman
Desert Trip ‘Oldchella’ Second Weekend Added

The Desert Trip Festival in Indio, CA has extended to two weekends.

May 10, 2016
Scott Bennett
Former Brian Wilson Band Member Convicted Of Rape

Scott Montgomery Bennett, a keyboard player for Brian Wilson's band, has been convicted of rape in Tulsa, OK.

May 10, 2016
Lauryn Hill, Noise11, photo
Lauryn Hill Two Hours Late For Atlanta Show

Lauryn Hill has cited her "perfectionist tendencies" as the reason for her lateness at her Atlanta concert on Friday night.

May 10, 2016
Debbie Harry, Blondie
Debbie Harry Took Advice From Bowie and Iggy

David Bowie and Iggy Pop gave Debbie Harry advice when she needed it, but they never counselled her.

May 9, 2016
Robbie Williams, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014
Robbie Williams Jumps Ship To Sony

Robbie Williams will release his next album through Sony Music.

May 9, 2016
The Cure vocalist and guitarist Robert Smith performs at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 12 August 2007.
The Cure Add Adelaide and Perth Dates

The Cure will now play in Perth and Adelaide on their upcoming Australian tour.

May 9, 2016
Cast Postpone Australian Tour

The Cast Australian tour has been postponed until 2017.

May 9, 2016
Waleed Aly. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Why The Logie Awards Win Over The ARIA Awards

The TV Week Logies Awards are more than an annual television industry piss-up. What the Logies manages to do every year is what the ARIA Awards fail to do … unite an industry.

May 9, 2016
Jimmy Barnes Soul Searchin
Jimmy Barnes Creates Documentary For Soul Searchin Album

The story behind Jimmy Barnes’ new album ‘Soul Searchin’ will be told as part of an hour-long documentary to screen on the 9 Network in June.

May 9, 2016
Eluveitie Announce Line-up Change On Eve Of Australian Tour

Eluveitie have announced the impending departure of three members on the eve of their Australian tour but it won’t happen until after.

May 9, 2016