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Boy George, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Boy George Has Never Auditioned For Anyone

Boy George has never had to audition for anything.

March 28, 2015
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Blur To Headline Isle Of Wight Festival

Blur will headline the Isle of Wight Festival on Saturday night this year.

March 28, 2015
Duran Duran - Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Duran Duran Sign With Warner Music

Duran Duran have signed an international recording contract with Warner Brothers Records.

March 28, 2015
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
The Who Open Tour In London SETLIST

The Who kicked off the 2015 leg of their The Who Hit 50! Tour last Sunday night (March 22) at the 02 Arena in London.

March 28, 2015
Matt Goss music news
Whatever Happened To Matt Goss? Find Out Here

Matt Goss celebrated a five-year run at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas and was on hand to witness the event.

March 28, 2015
Mavis Staples photo by Ros OGorman
Mavis Staples To Release EP In April

The legendary Mavis Staples will release the four song EP ‘My Good Fortune’ in April.

March 27, 2015
Sean Kelly, music news,
Sean Kelly To Showcase At Musexpo

Californian singer songwriter Sean Kelly will perform at the Musexpo music industry conference in Hollywood in April.

March 27, 2015
Tim Dalton Record Store Day music news
Tim Dalton Joins Joe Camilleri And Amber Lawrence As Record Store Ambassador

Music educator Tim Dalton has joined ARIA Hall of Famer Joe Camilleri and Golden Guitar winner Amber Lawrence as an Ambassador for Record Store Day Australia.

March 27, 2015
Silverchair Frogstomp music news
Silverchair Frogstomp Turns 20 Today

Silverchair’s debut album ‘Frogstomp’ has been remastered, expanded and reissued to mark the 20th anniversary of its release on March 27, 1995.

March 27, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Madonna Chart Figure Even Worse Than Expected

After one week on the charts, Madonna 'Rebel Heart' has performed even worse than projected in the USA.

March 27, 2015
Glenn Tilbrook, noise11, melbourne
Glenn Tilbrook Talks Squeeze On iHeartRadio Powered By Noise11

Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze joins Noise11 on iHeartRadio this week to talk about the upcoming plans for Squeeze in 2015.

March 27, 2015
Rod Stewart, photo by Mary Boukouvalas Noise11
REVIEW: Rod Stewart, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, March 24 2015

“I don’t want to be singing “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy” at age 50 and become a parody of myself” said a young Rod Stewart in Rolling Stone Magazine.

March 27, 2015
Van Morrison photo by Ros O'Gorman images
New Music Releases For March 27, 2015

Death Cab for Cutie, Action Bronson, Madeon, Three Days Grace, Ringo Starr, The Prodigy and Van Morrison lead the week's new releases.

March 27, 2015
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Theme Park Dollywood Turns 30

Dolly Parton is completely amazed by how fast the past three decades have flown by.

March 27, 2015
Paul Kantner of Jefferson Starship, music news,
Paul Kantner Of Jefferson Airplane Suffers Heart Attack

Paul Kantner, guitarist for both Jefferson Airplane and its spinoff group Jefferson Starship, has been hospitalized with an apparent heart attack.

March 27, 2015
Courtney Barnett, music news,
Courtney Barnett Wins SXSW Grulke Prize

Melbourne singer songwriter Courtney Barnett is one of the recipients of the Grulke Prize awarded by SXSW.

March 26, 2015
The Black Keys photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bluesfest Will Have A Surprise Fill-in For Black Keys

Bluesfest are working on a surprise guest to perform on the Friday of the festival following the last minute cancellation of The Black Keys earlier this week.

March 26, 2015
Billy Idol by Ros O'Gorman Noise11
REVIEW: Cheap Trick and Billy Idol, Melbourne, March 24 2015

Cheap Trick and Billy Idol touring together is an ideal double for rock fans of the 70s and 80s but what could have been a contender for tour of the year suffered initially from bad sound which drained the vibe of the room.

March 26, 2015
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
McCartney, Metallica, Florence and the Machine To Headline Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza, the yearly Chicago-based festival started in 1991 by Perry Farrell, has announced an eclectic mix of artists for 2015 with Paul McCartney, Metallica and Florence + The Machine headline one night each.

March 26, 2015
One Direction, Zayn Malik, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
One Direction Becomes One Less

One Direction member Zayn Malik has quit the boy band and after five years and four albums because he wants to be “normal”.

March 26, 2015
Troy Cassar-Daley by Ros O'Gorman
Mary Chapin Carpenter, Troy Cassar-Daley To Play Gympie Muster 2015

America's Mary Chapin Carpenter and Australia's Troy Cassar-Daley are two of the highlights for the Gympie Muster for 2015.

March 26, 2015
Rob Halford, Judas Priest - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Rob Halford Catalogue Set For Reissue

Rob Halford's catalog of music outside of Judas Priest is now being issued by Sony Music and Legacy Recordings.

March 26, 2015
The Dead Daisies in Cuba
The Dead Daisies To Play German Music Festivals

The Dead Daisies have been added to Germany’s Der Ring and Rockavaria festivals in May.

March 25, 2015
Madonna Rebel Heart Music News
Madonna Departs US Top 10 After One Week

Madonna's Rebel Heart has taken a huge drop in sales in its second week of release.

March 25, 2015
David Lee Roth, Van Halen, Stone Music Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Van Halen Take Kenny Wayne Shepherd On The Road

Van Halen will hit the road in July for a North American tour with Kenny Wayne Shepherd.

March 25, 2015
Jade Castrinos Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Edward Sharpe And the Magnetic Zeros Say Jade Castrinos Quit The Band

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros have now publically stated that singer Jade Castrinos was not sacked by the band, she quit.

March 25, 2015
Chet Faker: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Tame Impala, Chet Faker To Play San Francisco’s Outside Lands

San Francisco will host the eighth Outside Lands Festival on August 7 through 9 in Golden Gate Park and, on Tuesday, announced an eclectic lineup that includes Australia's Chet Faker and Tame Impala.

March 25, 2015
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
John Fogerty and Elvis Costello To Release Autobiographies

October will be a big month for classic artist memoirs with new books from John Fogerty and Elvis Costello.

March 25, 2015
Carole King Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Beautiful: The Carole King Story Rights Sold To Sony Pictures

Sony Pictures has obtained the rights to the movie version of the Broadway show Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and with Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Paul Blake to produce. Blake was the original producer of the theatrical version.

March 25, 2015
Willie Nelson, Noise11, photo
Willie Nelson And Merle Haggard To Release Joint Album

Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are pairing up for the fourth time in their career with the upcoming album Django & Jimmie.

March 25, 2015