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Allen Toussaint performs in Austin Texas as part of SXSW 2006. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Stars React To The Death Of Allen Toussaint

Allen Toussaint touched a lot of heart, both musically and personally, and that has never been more apparent then on social media today in the wake of his passing.

November 11, 2015
Allen Toussaint performs in Austin Texas as part of SXSW 2006. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
R.I.P. Allen Toussaint 1938-2015

Legendary New Orleans singer, songwriter and musician Allen Toussaint died on Tuesday in Madrid, Spain at the age of 77.

November 11, 2015
Steven Tyler, Aerosmith, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Aerosmith To Take Off 2016 While Steven Tyler Goes Solo

Aerosmith had plans to tour in early 2016 but those plans have been postponed for Steven Tyler's budding country music career.

November 11, 2015
Azealia Banks, Future Music, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Azealia Banks Investigated For Abuse

Rapper Azealia Banks is reportedly being investigated for physically attacking a security guard.

November 11, 2015
G-Easy, music news,
G-Easy To Tour Australia For Live Nation

Rapper G-Easy will bring his ‘When It’s Dark Out’ tour to Australia in March.

November 11, 2015
Busted, music news,
Busted Reform For 2016 Tour

It’s the reunion they said could never happen - even the members themselves have admitted it. But today Busted announce their return to the world of pop in 2016.

November 11, 2015
Chris Isaak, Kenney Dale Johnson, Denny Blues Fest, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Chris Isaak, James Reyne, Richard Clapton To Play A Day On The Green

Chris Isaak will perform A Day On The Green shows across Australia in April.

November 11, 2015
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Goes Cold Turkey

Singer Ed Sheeran has given up smoking after worrying that he was getting to "the point of no return" with his nicotine habit.

November 11, 2015
Loretta Lynn, Noise11, Photo
Loretta Lynn Prepares For First Album In A Decade

Loretta Lynn will release her first new album in ten years, Full Circle, on March 4 via Legacy Recordings.

November 11, 2015
Fast Eddie Hoh
R.I.P. Fast Eddie Hoh 1944-2015

Edward "Fast Eddie" Hoh, whose drumming graced recordings for artists from the Monkees to the Modern Folk Quartet, died on Saturday, November 7 from natural causes. He was 71.

November 10, 2015
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Talks About ‘Gay Stigma’

Elton John believes all gay men carried an “internalised stigma” while he was growing up.

November 10, 2015
Alanis Morissette, music news,
Alanis Morissette Wrote Jagged Little Pill Around Rodents

Alanis Morissette didn't have a penny to her name while writing Jagged Little Pill, which she penned in a mouse-infested apartment.

November 10, 2015
Maxi Priest, music news,
Maxi Priest Australian Tour Dates Announced

Reggae star Maxi Priest will tour Australia in 2016.

November 10, 2015
Jeff Lynne, music news,
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Plays London #SETLIST

Jeff Lynne's ELO, formerly known as the Electric Light Orchestra, officially launched their new album on Monday night in an intimate show at Porchester Hall in London.

November 10, 2015
Adele 25, music news,
Adele Keeps Her Awards In Her Bathroom

Adele keeps her haul of awards in her bathroom to remind her of her hard work every time the singer uses the toilet.

November 10, 2015
New York Is My Home single
Dion And Paul Simon Record A Song Together

Rock ’n’ roll legend Dion (DiMucci) has teamed with Paul Simon for a song for his next album coming February.

November 10, 2015
Mumford & Sons - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Mumford & Sons To Play Charity Soccer Match In Sydney

Mumford & Sons will strap on the football boots for a charity soccer match in Sydney this Friday.

November 10, 2015
Emma Louise, music news,
Emma Louise Releases Haunting Underflow, Joins Sam Smith Tour

Emma Louise will open for Sam Smith on his upcoming Australian tour and before that has released a haunting new song called 'Underflow'.

November 10, 2015
triple j, Noise11, photo
Radio Ratings: Triple J Loses Dominance Everywhere Except Perth

The ABC’s youth network Triple J has lost market share consistently across Australia in the radio ratings released today but still has a story to tell in Perth.

November 10, 2015
Tom Jones, Forum theatre Melbourne 2014, photo Ros O'Gorman
Tom Jones Adds Australian Tour To Bluesfest Visit

Tom Jones will tour Australia when he is in the country for Bluesfest next Easter.

November 10, 2015
U2 perform at Etihad Stadium. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
U2’s Larry Mullen Jr Says Streaming Services Need To Pay Artists More

U2's Larry Mullen, Jr. may not have too much to worry about when it comes to the group's income from streaming but he certainly sees it as a problem for younger and lesser known artists.

November 10, 2015
Jeff Martin: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Jeff Martin To Play Solo Show At Melbourne’s New Croxton Bandroom

The Tea Party’s Jeff Martin has an intimate dinner and show event planned at Melbourne’s newest venue The Croxton Bandroom in Thornbury.

November 10, 2015
Irving Azoff, music news,
Clive Davis To Honor Irving Azoff At Pre-Grammy Party

Irving Azoff has been selected as the honoree at this year's Pre-Grammy Gala on Sunday, February 14 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

November 10, 2015
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Moves In With James Packer

Mariah Carey has reportedly moved in with her new boyfriend James Packer.

November 10, 2015
Aerosmith Steven Tyler Janies Fund, music news,
Steven Tyler Starts Janie’s Fund For Abused Women

Steven Tyler has started a new philanthropic initiative aimed at helping girls who have been abused and neglected.

November 10, 2015
Dr John, Deni Bluesfest on Saturday 19 April 2014
Dr John and Cyril Neville To Be Honored At Louis Armstrong House

Louis Armstrong House Museum announced that Dr John, music icon and Cyril Neville, legendary musician and activist will be presented with the ‘Louie Award’ for their dedication to preserving and promoting the cultural legacy of Louis Armstrong at the Museum’s annual gala on December 2, 2015.

November 10, 2015
Roy Harper, music news,
Roy Harper Cleared Of Child Sex Charges

British folk icon Roy Harper has been cleared of all charges associated with an alleged sexual relationship with a 12 year old girl in the mid-70's.

November 10, 2015
Billy Idol photo by Ros OGorman
Billy Idol Scores A Vegas Residency

Billy Idol is the latest artist to set up a residency in Las Vegas.

November 10, 2015
The Keith Emerson Trio, music news,
Early Keith Emerson Reissued

The biggest fans of Keith Emerson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer have just been given a look into the beginnings of Keith's musical career.

November 9, 2015
Patsy Kline and Charlie Dick
R.I.P. Charlie Dick, Widower Of Patsy Kilne, At 81

Charlie Dick, the widower of Patsy Cline and the man who kept her legacy alive over the years, died earlier on Sunday at the age of 81.

November 9, 2015