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Ed Sheeran, 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ed Sheeran Named For Multiple America Music Awards Nominations

Singer Ed Sheeran has been nominated for the coveted Artist of the Year American Music Award.

October 14, 2015
Graceland Christmas Lights, music news,
Trisha Yearwood To Perform At Graceland

Country star Trisha Yearwood will perform at Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley, on November 20, 2015.

October 14, 2015
David Bowie - photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
David Bowie Has No Plans To Tour Again

David Bowie continues to make new music, as seen last week with his theme for the British TV show The Last Panthers, but he will not be doing any further touring.

October 14, 2015
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Gets A Cleansing From Capital

This morning on Capital Radio Ed Sheeran cleansed his soul with Dave and Lisa ahead of him becoming an ordained minister.

October 14, 2015
Amy Soundtrack
The Amy Winehouse ‘Amy’ : Soundtrack #REVIEW

On October 30th Island Records will be releasing the soundtrack to the universally acclaimed documentary ‘Amy’. The emotional film directed by BAFTA winner director Asif Kapadia is absent from all narration and just lets Winehouse’s lyrics do the explaining, from the help of the beautifully formed soundtrack.

October 14, 2015
Rihanna, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Rihanna Turned On By Culture

Rihanna doesn’t have time to stroke a guy’s ego and be in a relationship, preferring to focus on her family and music.

October 13, 2015
Delta Goodrem photo by Ros O'Gorman
An Interview With Delta Goodrem

Delta Goodrem’s new single Wings is due to impact on October 30th. It recently soared up the ARIA chart to claim the Number 1 spot. Wings is Delta’s 9th Number 1 single since releasing her first Number 1 hit in 2002 with Born To Try.

October 13, 2015
Lady Gaga, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Lady Gaga Says She Feels 100

Lady Gaga can’t believe she’s only 29 years old as she feels like she’s lived 100 of them.

October 13, 2015
Colin Hay photo by Ros O'Gorman
Port Fairy Folk Festival Second Line-up Announcement

Colin Hay, Archie Roach and Steve Earle have joined the Port Fairy Fold Festival.

October 13, 2015
Steve Earle at BigSound 2012
More Bluesfest Sideshows Announced

Sturgill Simpson, Steve Earle and The Selector have announced Bluesfest sideshows.

October 13, 2015
Smokin Joe Kubek, music news,
R.I.P. Texan Blues Guitarist Smokin’ Joe Kubek 1956-2015

Dallas based blues guitarist Smokin’ Joe Kubek has died just minutes before he was to take to the stage to perform in North Carolina.

October 13, 2015
Kendrick Lamar
Kendrick Lamar To Play Bluesfest As Well As Sydney and Melbourne

Grammy Award winning Kendrick Lamar will headline the Thursday night of Bluesfest 2016. The two time Grammy winner will play on March 24 at Bluesfest.

October 13, 2015
The Drones, Noise11, Photo
New For The Drones ‘Taman Shud’ Watch the Video

The Drones have a new song 'Taman Shud'.

October 13, 2015
Guttedamerung, music news,
‘Gutterdämmerung’ The Rock and Roll Fairy Tale Has A Trailer #VIDEO

We now have the trailer for Gutterdämmerung, the Rock and Roll fairy tale that is being described as "the loudest silent movie on earth".

October 13, 2015
Queen A Night of the Odeon, music news,
1975 London Queen Odeon Show To Be Released

A major show by Queen that was broadcast live on the BBC from London's Hammersmith Odeon is coming to CD and home video on November 20.

October 13, 2015
Ringo Starr Is A Twitter Fan

Ringo Starr loves Twitter.

October 13, 2015
Phil Collins, Noise11, Photo
Phil Collins ‘Warts And All’ Biography On The Way

Phil Collins will publish what he calls his "warts and all" memoir in 2016 through Penguin Random House.

October 13, 2015
Garbage, music news,
Shirley Manson Talks Up Next Garbage Album

Shirley Manson insists fans should be excited about the new Garbage album because the band still have important things to say.

October 13, 2015
Ice-T, music news,
Ice-T To Narrate Barbican

Rapper and actor Ice-T joins musical director and trumpeter Ron McCurdy and his quartet in a brilliant 21st century realisation of American icon Langston Hughes’ creative masterpiece, the epic twelve-part jazz poem suite Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz. A homage in verse and music to the struggle for artistic and social freedom at the beginning of the 1960s, Ask Your Mama evokes Hughes’ life and times and a message that resonates as strongly today as ever.

October 13, 2015
The Zombies, music news,
The Zombies Play Boston #SETLIST

One of the most iconic albums in rock history is Odessey and Oracle from 60’s British Rock survivors The Zombies, which almost always finds its way onto most critics greatest albums of all time list.

October 13, 2015
Rita Ora, Noise11, Photo
Rita Ora Advice ‘Be Yourself’

Singer Rita Ora wants young people to succeed without changing who they are.

October 12, 2015
Taylor Swift Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Taylor Swift Says She Doesn’t Control Public Tastes

Taylor Swift would never be so ignorant to think she could have power over whether people like her or not.

October 12, 2015
The Stooges Steve Mackay, music news,
R.I.P. Steve Mackay, The Stooges, Violent Femmes 1949-2015

Steve Mackay, the saxophonist who played with the Stooges along with a wide range of other artists, has died at the age of 66.

October 12, 2015
Don Henley photo by Ros OGorman
Don Henley Launches ‘Cass County’ Live In Los Angeles #SETLIST

Don Henley brought his brand new Cass County Tour to the Forum in Inglewood, CA on Friday night with a show the included thirteen of the eighteen songs on the various versions of his new album along with a smattering of songs from earlier in his career and three interesting covers.

October 12, 2015
The Queen Extravaganza show at the Palais St Kilda on Saturday 10 October 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Queen Extravaganza Is Surprisingly Good

There is nothing like the words “cover” and “band” together to scare off serious rock fans. However, the Queen covers act The Queen Extravaganza does it remarkably well.

October 12, 2015
Dawn French, music news,
Dawn French Is Now Playing 22 Dates In Australia

Comedian Dawn French is now up to 22 dates for her upcoming Australian tour with Newcastle and Canberra now scoring shows.

October 12, 2015
Lifehouse Kick Off First Australian Show In Perth

Lifehouse are in Australia for a national tour and played the first show in Perth on Sunday night (11 October 2015).

October 12, 2015
Helloween, music news,
Helloween To Kick Of Australian Tour In Melbourne This Wednesday

Metal band Helloween will kick off their Australian tour in Melbourne this Wednesday.

October 12, 2015
Charlie A'Court, music news,
Robert Rigby Signs Charlie A’Court To Fanfare Records

Aussie record exec Robert Rigby, founder of Ambition Entertainment and the Fanfare Records label, has signed Canadian soul singer Charlie A’Court to Fanfare.

October 12, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
Sugar Mountain 2016 Line-up Confirmed

The Sugar Mountain festival will return for the second year in Melbourne in January.

October 12, 2015