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The Avalanches
The Avalanches Will Perform Australian Shows In January

The Avalanches will finally activate for live shows in January.

September 17, 2016
Mac Miller, music news,
Australian Albums: Mac Miller Leads First Day Sales

The new Mac Miller album ‘The Divine Feminine’ is leading first day sales for album releases in Australia but Nick Cave’s ‘Skeleton Tree’ will capture the week.

September 17, 2016
The Chainsmokers
Australian Streaming: The Chainsmokers ‘Closer’ Is Still Most Listened To Song

The Chainsmokers and Halsey ‘Closer’ is the song most Australias streamed last week.

September 17, 2016
The Chainsmokers
Australian Singles: The Chainsmokers Block Sia and Calum Scott From Number One

The momentum of The Chainsmokers and Halsey hit ‘Closer’ is blocking every potential new hit from reaching the number one spot in Australia.

September 17, 2016
Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Releases ‘Indian Giver’ For Native American Protesters

Neil Young has released a video for the song Indian Giver in support of the Native American and Canadian protesters who are opposing oil pipelines on their lands.

September 17, 2016
BB King Photo by Damien Loverso Bluesfest Byron Bay
New B.B. King ‘The Rainy Day Blues’ Released For His 91st Birthday

A newly released song featuring B.B. King is being released tomorrow, September 16, 2016, for what would have been the King of the Blues' 91st birthday. The Rainy Day Blues performed by B.B. King and the band DizzyFish is an instant classic even though it was originally recorded some 25 years ago.

September 16, 2016
The Pixies From left: Paz Lenchantin, David Lovering, Black Francis, Joey Santiago
The Pixies Release Statement About Condition Of Joey Santiago

The Pixies have released a statement about the condition of founding member and lead guitarist Joey Santiago.

September 16, 2016
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting To Perform At AFL Grand Final Melbourne

Sting, the AFL’s worst kept secret, has been officially confirmed.

September 16, 2016
R.I.P. Michael Shrimpton Creator of Countdown

Michael Shrimpton, the man who created Countdown, has died after a battle with cancer.

September 16, 2016
Depeche Mode, Noise11, photo
Depeche Mode To Release Complete Video Anthology

Depeche Mode will release a massive 3DVD video anthology starting with their first hit ‘Just Can’t Get Enough’.

September 16, 2016
Pesky Bones
Peter Farnan Debuts Paul Kelly and Rebecca Barnard Collaboration Now That Our Babies Have Grown

Peter Farnan of Boom Crash Opera has been working on a remarkable project ‘Pesky Bones’ and has debuted the feature video.

September 16, 2016
Shannon Noll - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Shannon Noll Debuts ‘Who I Am’ Video And Gets 55k Views In Two Hours

Shannon Noll has had over 55,000 views of his new song ‘Who I Am’ just two hours after debuting the video on his Facebook page.

September 16, 2016
Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Radiohead Release New Video Thom Yorke A Solo Track

Radiohead has quietly dropped a new video for the song ‘Present Tense’ at the same time Thom Yorke has revealed new music for a fashion brand.

September 16, 2016
Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rick Parfitt Fears His Days In Status Quo Are Over

When Rick Parfitt announced yesterday that he was pulling out of the rest of the Status Quo dates for the year or longer, he didn't go into details on his possible future but, in a new interview with Sky News, he said his days with the band may be over.

September 16, 2016
Matt Andersen - Image By Ros O'Gorman
Matt Andersen To Perform His Own Dates In Australia

Canadian singer-songwriter Matt Andersen will return to Australia in December for some festival show and a stack of his own dates.

September 16, 2016
Skepta Konnichiwa
Skepta Beats Bowie and Radiohead To Mercury Prize

Skepta has beaten out eleven other nominees, including David Bowie and Radiohead, for the Mercury Prize.

September 16, 2016
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Complete New Album Then Change It

Metallica announced on Thursday afternoon that they were finally done with their new album Hardwired...To Self Destruct. That would be the album that is scheduled for release on November 18.

September 16, 2016
Screen Music Awards Chris Taylor and Andrew Hansen
The Chaser’s Chris Taylor and Andrew Hansen To Host Screen Music Awards

The 2016 Screen Music Awards will be in Sydney this year and Chris Taylor and Andrew Hansen of The Chaser will host.

September 16, 2016
Jay Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z Calls On Politicians To Rethink The War On Drugs

Jay-Z has urged America's top politicians to "rethink" their approach to laws regarding controlled substances after declaring the War on Drugs is an "epic fail".

September 16, 2016
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Names Next Album ‘Joanne’

Lady Gaga has named her new album Joanne in tribute to her late aunt.

September 16, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Foy Vance Guests At Noise11 iHeartRadio This Week

Irish singer-songwriter Foy Vance tells stories behind the song on his new album 'The Wild Swan' at Noise11 iHeartRadio this week.

September 16, 2016
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Noise11, Photo
Steven Tyler Considers A Guardians of the Galaxy Role

Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler may be offered a role in a third Guardians of the Galaxy movie by director James Gunn.

September 16, 2016
Led Zeppelin BBC Sessions
New Music Releases 16 September 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include Usher, Anthony Callea, Heaven Shall Burn, Willie Nelson, Remi, Led Zeppelin, Mac Miller, AlunaGeorge, Meat Loaf, In Flames, The Black Sorrows and the new Bridget Jones's Baby soundtrack.

September 16, 2016
Timbaland Quits Empire TV Series

Hitmaker Timbaland has departed his role as music supervisor on hip-hop TV drama Empire.

September 15, 2016
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting To Be Honoured As BMI Icon

Broadcast Music, Inc, announced today that world-renowned singer-songwriter Sting will be named the BMI Icon at this year’s BMI London Awards in recognition of his award-winning career and influence on popular music for more than four decades.

September 15, 2016
Mike Patton of Faith No More and Mondo Kane
Maynard Keenan and Mike Patton To Play Mona Foma 2017

Mona Foma has dropped a surprise announcement for 2017 with news that Maynard Keenan and Mike Patton will be in Hobart, Tasmania for next year’s event.

September 15, 2016
The Beatles Eight Days A Week
The Beatles Sued Over Beatles Movie

If the company Syd Bernstein Presents the Shea Stadium concert at the end of The Beatles Eight Days A Week movie may disappear fast.

September 15, 2016
Rick Parfitt Status Quo performing at Deni Bluesfest in Deniliquin on Sunday 31 March 2013. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Rick Parfitt Of Status Quo Ordered To Stand Down For Rest Of 2016

Rick Parfitt, the guitarist and vocalist for Status Quo (along with Francis Rossi) for over fifty years, has been ordered to rest for, at a minimum, the rest of the year.

September 15, 2016
Billy Joel, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Billy Joel Postpones MSG Show Because Of Sinus Problems

Billy Joel's record-breaking run of shows at New York's Madison Square Garden will take just a short time off while the singer undergoes endoscopic sinus surgery.

September 15, 2016
Snoop Dogg, Big Day Out 2014, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Snoop Dogg Says No To Biopic Yes To Dr Dre

Snoop Dogg won’t be jumping on any “bandwagon” by turning his life story into movie.

September 15, 2016