News -
The Stranglers in Australia photo by Ros OGorman, music news,
Check Out The Joint Simple Minds And The Stranglers Song ‘Get A Grip On Yourself’ #VIDEO

To celebrate their forthcoming tour together – when The Stranglers will be very special guests to Simple Minds - both bands recently got together to record a version of The Stranglers’ 1977 punk classic, (Get A) Grip (On Yourself).

October 18, 2015
Tommy Lee photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tommy Lee Misses Motley Crue Show

Tommy Lee sat out Motley Crue's Wednesday night show in Buffalo, NY due to a case of tendinitis in his wrist and was replaced by Glen Sobel, drummer for opening act Alice Cooper.

October 18, 2015
Husker Du, music news,
Hüsker Dü Tease Reunion

One of Minnesota's most famous exports (if you don't count Prince), Hüsker Dü, are starting to talk again and fans are hoping a reunion may be on the horizon.

October 18, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
Courtney Barnett and Michael Franti To Play Woodford Folk Festival 2015

Courtney Barnett and Michael Franti are two of the names set to perform at the Woodford Folk Festival in December.

October 18, 2015
Grateful Dead, music news,
Phil Lesh Of The Grateful Dead Diagnosed With Cancer

Phil Lesh, bassist for the Grateful Dead, has announced that he is suffering from bladder cancer.

October 18, 2015
5 Seconds Of Summer, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
5 Seconds Of Summer Miss One Direction

In an interview on Free Radio, 5 Seconds of Summer tell presenter Adam Wilbourn how they hardly get to see the One Direction boys any more, and how they’ve almost been caught naked like Justin Bieber.

October 17, 2015
Rita Ora, Noise11, Photo
Rita Ora Gets A Rush From The Stage

Singer Rita Ora loves the adrenaline rush she gets before hitting the stage.

October 17, 2015
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Matthew Knowles Set Up Daughter Beyoncé To Win

Beyoncé's father would have bought her a hospital if she'd wanted to be a doctor.

October 17, 2015
Boy and Bear, music news,
ARIA Albums: Boy & Bear ‘Limit Of Love’ Debuts At No 1

The third studio album for local act Boy & Bear becomes their second successive album to debut at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart, as “Limit of Love” enters at No.1 this week.

October 17, 2015
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, music news,
ARIA Singles: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ‘Downtown’ Spends Another Week At No 1

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are spending a third week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with their fourth chart-topping single “Downtown”.

October 17, 2015
One Direction, Niall Horan, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Release New Song ‘Perfect’

Niall Horan is overwhelmed by the response to One Direction’s new single Perfect, which was released on Friday (16Oct15).

October 17, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney
Justin Bieber Feels Violated

Canadian Singer Justin Bieber feels “super violated” about being photographed in the nude.

October 17, 2015
Brian May Queen Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Brian May Calls For Cecil Law To Be Passed

The killing of Cecil the Lion, lured from his home in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park by American Trophy Hunter Walter Palmer in July this year, shocked and outraged people around the world.

October 17, 2015
Ellie Goulding Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ellie Goulding Says She Has Warmed To The Haters

Singer Ellie Goulding has warned haters not to mess with her, as she is one “tough bird”.

October 17, 2015
Travis Barker, music news,
Travis Barker Did A Real Lot Of Drugs

Musician Travis Barker has admitted he was “doing lots of drugs” for most of his adulthood to cope with the pain of his mother’s death.

October 17, 2015
Elvis Costello, ADOTG, Photo By Ros OGorman, Noise11, Photo
Elvis Costello To Launch Biography In London

Elvis Costello visits hmv to celebrate the release of his book 'Unfaithful Music and Disappearing Ink'.

October 17, 2015
Peter Andre, Noise11, Photo
Peter Andre Reinvents Himself As The New Bublé

Peter Andre is reinventing himself as "the new Michael Bublé' and it is working too. He has a round of arena shows booked in the UK.

October 17, 2015
Queen, Noise11, Photo
15 Facts About Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Forty years after the release of Bohemian Rhapsody, one of the most iconic and instantly recognizable songs of all time, the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour announce Queen as the recipients of the Living Legend Award.

October 17, 2015
Mark Ronson photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mark Ronson, The Weeknd Nominated For Soul Train Awards

The Weeknd, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars lead the nominations for the Soul Train Music Awards with five nominations each. They are followed by Beyonce, Chris Brown, Jidenna and Tyrese with four.

October 17, 2015
Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson Praises New Marijuana Laws

Willie Nelson is hoping the “dark ages are finally behind us” in the mission to get marijuana legalized.

October 17, 2015
Florence And The Machine perform at The Palais Theatre. Photo Zo Damage.
Florence + The Machine and Jamie xx Nominated For Mercury Prize

The 2015 Mercury Prize ‘Albums of the Year’ in association with BBC Music were announced on Friday, October 16.

October 17, 2015
Faithless, music news,
Faithless Debuts At No 1 In UK

Faithless have their third number 1 album in Britain with Faithless 2.0.

October 17, 2015
jackson Browne photo by Ros OGorman
Jackson Browne Sets Acoustic US Dates

Jackson Browne will go on the road again in January with just his guitar and piano.

October 16, 2015
Life house, Melbourne at the Forum Theatre. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Lifehouse Pay Homage To John Farnham In Melbourne

L.A. band Lifehouse have played a tribute to local legend John Farnham in his hometown of Melbourne with their performance of ‘You’re The Voice’.

October 16, 2015
Joe Moore, music news,
Robert Rigby Signs Joe Moore To Decca

Australia’s Decca Records boss Robert Rigby has signed The Voice finalist and former busker Joe Moore to the label.

October 16, 2015
Bruce Springsteen The River box set
Bruce Springsteen To Release Massive Boxed Edition Of ‘The River’

Bruce Springsteen will release an enormous 4CD, 3DVD edition of his classic 1980 album ‘The River’ in December.

October 16, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Noise11 iHeartRadio Show Playlist For 16 October 2015

This week on Noise11’s iHeartRadio show we round up AC/DC with their support acts for the Australian tour and play you the songs AC/DC will open the show with.

October 16, 2015
Pat Davern Elephant In Zanzibar, music news,
Grinspoon’s Pat Davern To Release Children’s Album And Book

Grinspoon guitarist Pat Davern is going the way of The Wiggles with the release of a children’s book and album ‘Alexander The Elephant In Zanzibar’.

October 16, 2015
Russell Morris Red Dirt Red Heart
Russell Morris Previews ‘Red Dirt Red Heart’ With ‘Lonesome Road’ Video

Australian music legend Russell Morris will release the third chapter of his blues trilogy ‘Red Dirt - Red Heart’ on October 23 and previews the album with ‘Lonesome Road’.

October 16, 2015
The Dead Daisies with John Corabi, music news,
The Dead Daisies John Corabi Is Australia’s Highest Charting Motley Crue Singer

The Dead Daisies singer John Corabi fronted the highest charting Motley Crue album in Australia.

October 16, 2015