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A Day To Remember
ARIA Albums: A Day To Remember Debut At No 1 In Australia

The sixth studio album for US rock act A Day to Remember entitled "Bad Vibrations" debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, a first for the five-piece act from Florida.

September 12, 2016
The Chainsmokers
ARIA Singles: The Chainsmokers No 1 For Fifth Week

The current US and UK No.1 single is still holding onto the top of the ARIA Singles Chart this week (as Australia did so before the overseas charts), "Closer" for The Chainsmokers and Halsey, selling enough here to be newly classified 2x▲Platinum in sales.

September 12, 2016
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga and Diane Warren Win Emmy Award

Lady Gaga has added an Emmy to her list of awards after picking up the award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.

September 11, 2016
The Chainsmokers
Australian Streaming: Closer By The Chainsmokers Is Most Played Track Still

The Chainsmokers and Halsey’s hit ‘Closer’ continues to rule both the Australian download and streaming chart this week.

September 11, 2016
Frank Ocean Blonde
Australian Albums: Frank Ocean Reclaims Top Spot

Frank Ocean’s ‘Blonde’ has pulled back in from of A Day To Remember and the Suicide Squad soundtrack to take but the number one spot on the Australian album chart.

September 11, 2016
The Chainsmokers
Australian Singles: Once Again It’s the Chainsmokers and Halsey On Top

The Chainsmokers and Halsey hit ‘Closer’ has stayed at no 1 in Australia for another week as Black Eyed Peas all-star '#whereisthelove' starts to already run out of steam.

September 11, 2016
Ken Sparkes
R.I.P. Australian Radio Veteran Ken Sparkes 1940-2016

Ken Sparkes, one of the most popular voices on Australian radio and later television, has died at the age of 76.

September 11, 2016
Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand Takes The Piss Out Of Donald Trump (Again)

Barbra Streisand has performed a hilarious piss-take on Donald Trump at a Hillary Clinton fund-raiser in the USA.

September 11, 2016
Jimmy Barnes Noise11
Jimmy Barnes Becomes Storyteller For Working Class Boy Tour

Jimmy Barnes is about to embark on a tour with a difference. ‘The Working Class Boy’ tour is designed as “an evening of stories and songs’.

September 11, 2016
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Florence Welch Is On The Lady Gaga Album

Lady Gaga has recorded a duet with British singer Florence Welch for her upcoming album.

September 10, 2016
Knife Party
Tom Morello And Knife Party Team For ‘Battle Sirens’

Tom Morello and Knife Party have united for the track ‘Battle Sirens’.

September 10, 2016
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay To Play Free Concert In India

Coldplay will headline a free concert in India for the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai.

September 10, 2016
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
Peter Gabriel Unveils ‘The Veil’ From Oliver Stone’s Snowden

Peter Gabriel has revealed a brand new song ‘The Veil’, written and recorded for the Oliver Stone movie ‘Snowden’.

September 10, 2016
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga And Kevin Parker Collaboration Perfect Illusion Revealed

‘Perfect Illusion’, the Lady Gaga collaboration with Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker has been revealed.

September 10, 2016
Chet Faker aka Nick Murphy photo by Ros O'Gorman
Nick Murphy Buries His Chet Faker Persona

Chet Faker is over. Nick Murphy will record his next album under his own name.

September 9, 2016
Zack de la Rocha
Zack de la Rocha Has New Music ‘Digging For Windows’

Zack de la Rocha has a new song ‘Digging For Windows’ and he has made it available as a free download.

September 9, 2016
Red Hot Chili Peppers Go Robot
Red Hot Chili Peppers Reveal Outrageous ‘Go Robot’ Video

Red Hot Chili Peppers have released ‘Go Robot’, a completely whacky new video from ‘The Getaway’ for their fans through Facebook.

September 9, 2016
Nick Valensi of The Strokes Has A New Band CRX

The Strokes co-founder and guitarist Nick Valensi has a new band called CRX.

September 9, 2016
Green Day Revolution Road
Green Day Release Title Track From Revolution Radio

Green Day has released the title track from ‘Revolution Radio’ ahead of the album release in October.

September 9, 2016
Kings of Leon Walls
Kings of Leon Reveal ‘Waste A Moment’ From ‘WALLS’

Kings of Leon have unveiled the first taste of their upcoming seventh album ‘Walls’ with the track “Waste A Moment’.

September 9, 2016
Barbra Streisand Encore
Barbra Streisand Thanks Denis Handlin and Sony Australia For No 1

Barbra Streisand has thanked Sony Music Australia for her no 1 debut with ‘Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway’, in particular, name-checking Sony CEO Denis Handlin.

September 9, 2016
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bruce Springsteen Working On Orchestrated Album

Bruce Springsteen has a new album in the can that is a rock album with an orchestra.

September 9, 2016
The Pretenders,, music news
Listen To New The Pretenders ‘Holy Commotion’

There is a new Pretenders album, Alone, due October 21 from BMG. Alone is their first studio album since 2008's Break Up the Concrete.

September 9, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Ol 55, Ben Elton and A Preview of The Gouster at iHeartRadio

The original line-up of Ol’ 55 is back together for the first time since 1977 and for the first time since 1977 the original members do their first radio interview with iHeartRadio Music News powered by

September 9, 2016
Wilco Schmilco
New Music Releases For 9 September 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include: Gavin DeGraw, Devin Townsend Project, Jason Aldean, Safia, GroupLove, New Order (GH), Of Mice & Men, Wilco, The Baseballs, M.I.A., Bastille, The Beatles (live), Glenn Shorrock, Mi-Sex, The Apartments and the new So Fresh compilation.

September 9, 2016
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Surprises Orlanda Massacre Survivor

Katy Perry stunned a survivor of the Orlando, Florida nightclub massacre by surprising him with a TV appearance.

September 9, 2016
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Justin Bieber Opens House For TV

Last week, ahead of his Live Lounge performance, Justin Bieber invited Radio 1 into his LA home to kick off BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge Month.

September 9, 2016
Prince Buster
R.I.P. Ska Pioneer Prince Buster 1938-2016

Prince Buster, a pioneer of the Jamaican Ska sound popularized by groups like Madness and The Specials, died Thursday at a hospital in South Florida after suffering a series of strokes. He was 78.

September 9, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Fortune Names Beyonce As Music’s Most Powerful Woman

Beyonce has been named one of Fortune magazine's Most Powerful Women in Business for 2016.

September 9, 2016
Elvis Presley The Wonder of You
Second Elvis Presley Orchestra Album On The Way

When the music of Elvis Presley was rereleased in 2015 with new orchestral arrangements performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, there were rumblings that it was just another way to cash in on the legacy of The King.

September 9, 2016