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Gene Simmons, Katy Perry, Chaka Khan Remember Prince

Katy Perry, Gene Simmons, and Chaka Khan are leading the tributes to superstar Prince following his shock death on Thursday.

April 22, 2016
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BET Founder Robert L Johnson On Death Of Prince

Robert L Johnson, founder of Black Entertainment Television, has made a statement following the death of music legend Prince.

April 22, 2016
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Doug Parkinson, Dave Warner and Lush Are at Noise11 iHeartRadio

Aussie soul legend Doug Parkinson recalls stories of the past and his current Joe Cocker show this week at iHeartRadio Music News powered by

April 22, 2016
Prince Photo Credit: Madison Dubé Copyright NPG Records 2013
Tributes Flow As World Shocked By Death of Prince

The music world is in shock following the death of Prince today at age 57.

April 22, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena image from NPG Records
R.I.P. Prince 1958-2016

Prince has died at the age of 57.

April 22, 2016
Paul Young Good Thing
New Music Releases For 22 April 2016

Dami Im, A$AP Ferg, John Williamson, Blue Man Group, Paul Kelly, Patrizio Buanne, Paul Young, Josh Kelley and Oxford & Co lead this week's new releases.

April 22, 2016
Dilana Chosen To Perform Alongside Superstars On Rock Against Trafficking Album

Dilana, the runner-up in reality show Rock Star: Supernova, and one time singer for L.A. Guns has been chosen to record for the upcoming Rock Against Trafficking album ‘Set Them Free’ featuring the songs of Sting and The Police.

April 21, 2016
Roxette's Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle entertain fans at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Roxette Stop Touring Immediately

Roxette have been forced to stop touring due to singer Marie Fredrikson’s ailing health.

April 21, 2016
Garbage photo by Joseph Cultice
Listen To The New Garbage Song ‘Empty’

Garbage will release their next album 'Strange Little Birds' on their own label STUNVOLUME.

April 21, 2016
The Monkees Good Times
Monkees Good Times Powered By Noel Gallagher Paul Weller Neil Diamond Nilsson

The Monkees will release their first new album in twenty years on May 27 (vinyl on July 1) with the Adam Schlesinger produced Good Times.

April 21, 2016
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ZZ Top Stall Tour After Dusty Hills Breaks Shoulder

What was originally thought to be a dislocated shoulder has turned out to be a broken one, forcing ZZ Top to postpone a series of dates.

April 21, 2016
Peter Tosh
Family Of Peter Tosh Goes Into Legal Marijuana Business

In the year since announcing that the date of 4/20 would be recognised as International Peter Tosh Day, the family of the famed reggae artist and human-rights activist have taken major steps to enable the world to experience Peter's music and social views.

April 21, 2016
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce Asks DJ Khaled To Tour

Hip-hop star DJ Khaled has landed the coveted opening spot on Beyonce's highly-anticipated tour.

April 21, 2016
Brian May Queen Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Brian May To Save The Hedgehogs

Dr Brian May’s Save Me Trust and Harper Asprey Wildlife Rescue have launched the #AmazingGrace campaign to save Britain’s Hedgehogs.

April 21, 2016
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You Can Call Wayne Coyne Mister Lips

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips was on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert this week.

April 20, 2016
GANGgajang On Tour For New Song Circles In The Sand

GANGgajang will perform a series of shows around Australia moving into Melbourne this month in support of their new song ‘Circles In The Sand’.

April 20, 2016
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani Leaks Blake Shelton Tracklisting

Country star Blake Shelton has recruited his girlfriend Gwen Stefani to playfully 'leak' the tracklisting for his new album.

April 20, 2016
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Faced Her Fears At Coachella

Taylor Swift has ticked a major thing off her bucket list by attending the Coachella festival last weekend.

April 20, 2016
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Black Sabbath Play Their Final Ever Melbourne Show

Black Sabbath is a totally unique band. Think about what comes from guitar, bass, drums and one of the most distinctive vocalists of the rock era. When Black Sabbath stops later this year, a piece of rock history will be over.

April 20, 2016
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Brian Johnson Issues Statement “I Am Not Retiring”

AC/DC singer Brian Johnson has issued a statement to assure fans that he is “not retiring’ and that he will continue to record.

April 20, 2016
Kesha Continues Legal Case Against Dr Luke
Kesha Continues Legal Case Against Dr Luke

Kesha has been subpoenaed to sit for a filmed deposition to address the sexual assault allegations she has made against producer Dr. Luke.

April 20, 2016
Gib Guilbeau
R.I.P. Gib Guilbeau of Flying Burrito Brothers 1937-2016

Gib Guilbeau, a pioneer of country rock with Sweetwater and the Flying Burrito Brothers, died on Tuesday at the age of 78.

April 19, 2016
Empire of the Sun Ice On The Dune Noise11 photo
Watch Empire of the Sun Perform For Ellen

Australia’s Empire of the Sun slipped back in time eight years to perform their classic hit ‘Walking On A Dream’ for the Ellen show.

April 19, 2016
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Alex Smith To Perform Solo In Sydney

Alex Smith of Moving Pictures has locked in a few solo gigs in Sydney when he is back in Australia for the next Moving Pictures tour.

April 19, 2016
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Triple J Breakfast Out-Rates The Commercial Stations

Public servant Triple J employees Matt and Alex have out-rated Austereo’s mega-paid Rove by more than double in today’s radio ratings.

April 19, 2016
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Triple J Is Sydney’s No 1 Station During Work Hours

The ABC youth network has fired another bullet into Sydney radio listening habits with almost one-quarter of all people aged 18-24 years old now listening to the station.

April 19, 2016
Brian Johnson AC/DC Etihad Stadium, Rock Or Bust World Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Angus Young Flushes The AC/DC Legacy Further Down The Toilet

After the departure of Brian Johnson from AC/DC more details have surfaced suggested Johnson was fired from the band.

April 19, 2016
Karl Broadie
R.I.P. Karl Broadie Australian Country Star 1971-2016

Australian alt-Country singer Karl Broadie has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer.

April 19, 2016
Boston Life Love and Hope, Noise11, Photo
Boston Cancel Three Shows In Pat McCrory’s Homophobe State North Carolina

Boston is the latest act to pull out of Govern Pat McCrory's homophone state North Carolina.

April 19, 2016
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Support Act To Honour Paul Kelly

Music industry charity Support Act will honour Paul Kelly at the Music in the House lunch in Sydney in May.

April 19, 2016