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Backstreet Boys perform at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Friday 8 May 2015. The first Australian show of 2015. Ros O'Gorman photo
Backstreet Boys and Spice Girls Contemplate Joint Tour

The Spice Girls are in talks to tour with the Backstreet Boys.

October 9, 2015
Reece Mastin Change Colours
New Music Releases For 9 October 2015

Boy & Bear, Selena Gomez, Little May, The Ocean Party, City & Colour, Sol3 Mio, Reece Mastin, Toby Keith, Hurts, R. City, St. Germain, The Garden, Chris Hadfield, Alex G, Tom Jones and Art vs. Science lead the week's new music releases.

October 9, 2015
James Cruickshank
R.I.P. James Cruickshank of The Cruel Sea 1962-2015

James Cruickshank, the guitarist for The Cruel Sea, has died after what friends on social media have said was a battle with cancer.

October 9, 2015
Johnny Cash,, music news
Johnny Cash, Steve Cropper, Miranda Lambert Given Music City Walk Of Fame Stars

Johnny Cash has been inducted in the Music City Walk of Fame.

October 9, 2015
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Says Her Mother Is Her Therapist

Taylor Swift has lengthy telephone conversations with her mum when she’s struggling from intense anxiety.

October 8, 2015
Cage The Elephant
Dan Auerbach Produced New Cage The Elephant Album

Grammy-nominated rock band Cage the Elephant announced their fourth studio album, Tell Me I’m Pretty, which will be released on 18th December 2015.

October 8, 2015
Robin Williams photo, Ros O'Gorman Melbourne, noise11, rod laver arena 2014
Robbie Williams Wants To Duet With Kylie Again

Robbie Williams wants to duet with Kylie Minogue again.

October 8, 2015
Alice Cooper photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Original Alice Cooper Band Reunite For One-Off Event

Two hundred people went to a book signing on Tuesday night at Good Records in Dallas to see former Alice Cooper Band member Dennis Dunaway. What they got was a historical event.

October 8, 2015
Bluehawk Presents
Australian Promoter Danny Domroe Has Passed Away, Memorial Details Announced

Danny Domroe, the founder of Perth based Australian touring company Bluehawk Presents has died.

October 8, 2015
Rod Stewart, photo by Mary Boukouvalas Noise11
Rod Stewart Wants The Faces To Play Glastonbury

Rod Stewart is desperate for The Faces to be invited to play at Glastonbury festival.

October 8, 2015
Gail and Frank Zappa
R.I.P. Gail Zappa At 70, Widow Of Frank Zappa

Gail Zappa, the widow of rock great Frank Zappa, has died at the age of 70.

October 8, 2015
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nick Cave Nominated For Screen Music Awards

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis have been nominated for the Feature Film Score of the year for the 2015 Screen Music Awards.

October 8, 2015
Skyhooks, music news,
Ross Wilson To Sing For Skyhooks In Melbourne Tonight

Ross Wilson will take up lead singer duties when Skyhooks reforms for Rockwiz Live in Melbourne tonight.

October 8, 2015
Iggy Azalea, music news, Photo, Noise11
Iggy Azalea Christens Next Album

Iggy Azalea"s new album will be called "Digital Distortion".

October 8, 2015
Billy Joe Royal, music news,
R.I.P. Billy Joe Royal 1942-2015

Billy Joe Royal, who had hits in the 60's like Down in the Boondocks and Cherry Hill Park and reemerged in the 80's with a series of country hits, died in his sleep on Tuesday at his home in North Carolina at the age of 73.

October 8, 2015
Mandy Moore, music news,
Mandy Moore Talks Up Women’s Health

Mandy Moore believes investing money into women’s health “makes good sense” for the economy.

October 8, 2015
Miranda Lambert, music news,
Miranda Lambert Has Been On A Writing Splurge

Country singer Miranda Lambert has hinted her divorce has inspired her to hit the studio.

October 8, 2015
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder Divorces

Stevie Wonder is once again a single man.

October 8, 2015
Shania Twain, music news,
Shania Twain Cancels Two Shows

Shania Twain has been forced to outright cancel two shows due to illness.

October 8, 2015
Janet Jackson - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Jackson To Perform In The UK

Janet Jackson has announced five UK tour dates.

October 7, 2015
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West Says Daughter Is His Inspiration

Kanye West’s daughter North has completely changed his sound.

October 7, 2015
Legends In The Vines
Duane McDonald Gives Australia A Brand New Music Experience – Legends In The Vines

Duane McDonald, the man behind the Red Hot Summer and One Electric Day events, has a brand new music experience on the way – Legends In The Vines.

October 7, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
2015 ARIA Awards Complete Nominees List

Courtney Barnett has been nominated for eight ARIA Awards with Hermitude and Vance Joy up for seven apiece.

October 7, 2015
Frank Ocean, music news,
Kanye West Praises Frank Ocean For Stand On Homophobia

Kanye West has praised Frank Ocean for combating homophobia in music.

October 7, 2015
Mini Mansions, music news,
Queens Of The Stone Age Side Project Mini Mansions Sydney and Melbourne Dates

Mini Mansions, the side project for Queens of the Stone Age bass player Michael Shuman, will play their own shows in Sydney and Melbourne.

October 7, 2015
Icehouse, Stone Music Festival, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Alex Lloyd To Join Icehouse Tour

Alex Lloyd has been announced as the special guest for Icehouse’s upcoming shows in Newcastle, Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra in 2016.

October 7, 2015
The Amphlett Lane Stirrers To Break In Amphlett Lane As Live Music Space

Amphlett Lane will become a music venue for one night only as part of Melbourne Music Week in November.

October 7, 2015
Missy Elliott, music news,
Missy Elliott Sued For Not Promoting Shows

Rapper Missy Elliott has reportedly been hit with a lawsuit for allegedly failing to promote two concerts in Brazil, leading to poor ticket sales.

October 7, 2015
Nakatomi, music news,
Check Out Nakatomi ‘The Knife’ Video #NEWMUSIC

Melbourne duo Nakatomi has released a new song ‘The Knife’ ahead of showcase gigs in October and November.

October 7, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news,
Bieber Whines One Direction Stole His Release Date

Justin Bieber believes One Direction took his album release date for extra publicity.

October 7, 2015