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Future Islands, music news,
Future Islands Release A Song For Grandfathers

Future Islands have shared the video for 'A Song For Our Grandfathers', directed by friend and regular collaborator Jay Buim, filmed at a family reunion in North Carolina.

June 22, 2015
Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers
The Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers Debuts At 5 and 65 In USA

The Rolling Stones' Sticky Fingers is back on the charts in the U.S. in a big way.

June 22, 2015
David Lee Roth, Van Halen, Stone Music Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Eddie Van Halen Says He Is Not A Friend Of David Lee Roth

Eddie Van Halen has opened up about surviving addiction, why he is still making music, and what he really thinks of David Lee Roth (and other past Van Halen bandmates).

June 21, 2015
Vivian Campbell
Viv Campbell Of Def Leppard Has Cancer Relapse

Def Leppard will need to scramble to find a new guitarist for their upcoming tour.

June 21, 2015
Alice Cooper photo by Ros O'Gorman
15 CD Alice Cooper Box On The Way

Rhino has assembled the collected work of Alice Cooper between their/his debut album, Pretties For You (1969) through 1983's DaDa.

June 21, 2015
Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers
Mick Jagger Pays Tribute To Andy Warhol In Pittsburgh

Mick Jagger has paid tribute to Pittsburgh’s own Andy Warhol, who designed the iconic Rolling Stones ‘Sticky Fingers’ cover.

June 21, 2015
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Blur 2015 Setlist Offers A Bit Of Every Album

Blur have kicked off their tour for 2015 and while the setlist from show to show varies slightly, the basic format of what Australia can expect next month is in play.

June 21, 2015
John Farnham photo by Ros O'Gorman
One Electric Day 2015 Generates Record Presales

Presales for One Electric Day, Melbourne’s unique family day music event, have sold at record levels.

June 21, 2015
Duran Duran and Nile Rodgers photo: Nile Rodgers Twitter
Listen Duran Duran With Nile Rodgers And Janelle Monae Pressure Off

Nile Rodgers is back at the helm of a few new Duran Duran songs including their new single, Pressure Off.

June 21, 2015
Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: Florence + The Machine Return To No 1

For only the third time this year, a previous No.1 album has gone back to the top of the ARIA Albums chart, as Florence + the Machine jump back up two places to No.1 with their second No.1 album (and now their longest running at two weeks) “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful”.

June 20, 2015
Conrad Sewell photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Singles: Conrad Sewell Is No 1 With Start Again

Australian singer Conrad Sewell takes his third chart entry “Start Again” all the way to the top of the ARIA Singles chart this week after only four weeks on the charts and stopping any further ‘Bad Blood’ from Taylor Swift being spilt at the top.

June 20, 2015
Bojack Horseman, music news,
Patrick Carney Of Black Keys And Grouplove Perform For Bojack Horseman

Bojack Horseman may be more horse than man but is theme music is equal parts Patrick Carney of The Black Keys together with Grouplove.

June 20, 2015
David Bowie The Man Who Fell To Earth music news
David Bowie Is … Public Programs Revealed

The 'David Bowie Is' Exhibition will feature numerous public programs about the music legend over the time the Melbourne exclusive Bowie exhibition is on at ACMI in Federation Square.

June 20, 2015
Hoodoo Gurus Dave Faulkner, photo by Ros OGorman
Angus & Julia Stone, Hoodoo Gurus Lead Queenscliff Music Festival Line-up

Angus & Julie Stone and Hoodoo Gurus lead the 2015 Queenscliff Music Festival line-up.

June 20, 2015
Guy Clark, music news,
Guy Clark Collapses And Misses ACL Hall Of Fame Induction

Nashville Country Folk singer Guy Clark has missed his induction into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame after collapsing shortly after arriving in Austin for the event.

June 20, 2015
Models- Andrew Duffield and Sean Kelly, music news,
Models To Release Memo EP For Memo Show

Models will release a special limited edition EP of new music titled ‘Memo’ for their Memo Music Hall performance tonight.

June 20, 2015
Sam Smith And Disclosure Plan New Music
Sam Smith And Disclosure Plan New Music

Sam Smith has delivered a sweet 'surprise' to fans.

June 20, 2015
Darlene Love (photo by Ros O'Gorman)
Darlene Love To Make Album For Steve Van Zandt

Darlene Love will return to the studio for her first non-holiday album in decades with the ironically titled Introducing Darlene Love.

June 20, 2015
Deen Castronovo of Journey, Noise11, Photo
Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo Arrested

Journey's drummer, Deen Castronovo has once again been arrested for assault.

June 20, 2015
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Robert Plant Plays Bonnaroo, Plots US Tour

Robert Plant played Bonnaroo on Sunday with his band the Sensational Space Shifters, delivering more Led Zeppelin songs than anything from his band's latest album.

June 20, 2015
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Receives Contemporary Icon Award

Lady Gaga feels her career has been an amazing "trip".

June 20, 2015
Simon Cowell, music news,
Simon Cowell To Receive Music Trust Award

Simon Cowell, record company executive, television and film producer and global TV icon, is to be honoured with the 24th Music Industry Trusts Award (MITS).

June 20, 2015
Sean Diddy Combs, music news,
Diddy Has A Night With Naomi and Kate

Puff Daddy always finds it surreal when he's left hanging out with Naomi Campbell and Kate Moss.

June 19, 2015
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Is Dating James Packer

Mariah Carey is reportedly dating Australian billionaire James Packer.

June 19, 2015
John McFee Beeb Birtles and Tom Johnston photo by Emmie Birtles
Beeb Birtles Joins The Doobie Brothers

Little River Band legend Beeb Birtles was a Doobie Brother for one song this week in Bend, Oregon.

June 19, 2015
David Lee Roth, Van Halen, Stone Music Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
More Van Halen Reissues On The Way

A second group of Van Halen catalog albums will be released on July 10 in remastered edition on CD and Vinyl.

June 19, 2015
Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Iron Maiden To Release Double Album Book Of Souls

Iron Maiden will release the first two-disc set of their career on September 4 with The Book of Souls.

June 19, 2015
Amy Winehouse and Tim Cashmere at SXSW
The Only Amy Winehouse Australian Interview Ever This Week On iHeartRadio

Amy Winehouse only ever did one Australian interview and it was Noise11 in 2007. This week, you can hear the Amy Winehouse interview on iHeartRadio Music News powered by

June 19, 2015
James Taylor: Photo Ros O'Gorman
New Music Releases For June 19, 2015

Hilary Duff, Lindemann, James Taylor, Rickie Lee Jones, Oh Mercy and new So Fresh & 100% Hits compilations lead the week's new releases.

June 19, 2015
Editors, music news,
New Music From Editors – Marching Orders #VIDEO

Editors follow 'No Harm', their first new music in two years which 'leaked' via a hidden track on a Play It Again Sam label sampler, with the release of a further new song, 'Marching Orders'.

June 19, 2015